Norvelle Kennedy

The essence of Bobby: Hard work, little glory reward enough for Esiaba  updated 12:17am

Bobby Esiaba didn't make the Texas Tech football team the first time he went through walk-on tryouts. The second time around, he stuck - and then he stuck it out all the way through his senior season for little glory.

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Texas Tech announces 2016 football schedule 11/24/15 - 1:08pm

Tech announces 2016 football schedule

Texas Tech will play six of its first nine football games at home in 2016, the slate finalized Tuesday when the Big 12 Conference released the composite league schedule for next year. The Red Raiders will have an open date on Sept.

Lady Raiders up and down in win over Idaho State 11/24/15 - 8:27pm

Dayo Olabode leads Texas Tech to win

After so much went right Saturday. So much went wrong Tuesday. The Texas Tech Lady Raiders used a second quarter surge and a strong performance from Dayo Olabode to hold off Idaho State 79-64 on Tuesday at United Supermarkets Arena.

Tech Behind the Scenes: Checking in on Jamile Johnson 11/24/15 - 7:01pm

Coaches ponder freshman's future at linebacker

Texas Tech brought in 18 scholarship newcomers this season, about half of whom have already played.

Chasing Crabtree: Jakeem Grant closing in on Texas Tech receiving greats 11/23/15 - 4:15pm

Senior less than 70 yards from breaking Crabtree record

Jakeem Grant's a little man putting up big numbers. Numbers so big that he could cap off his senior season by breaking one of Texas Tech's most prestigious records on Thanksgiving night in Austin.

Tech, Texas trade motivations for Thanksgiving game 11/23/15 - 2:42pm

Senior night, quest for .500 give Longhorns incentive

Texas Tech spent the back half of the football season struggling to achieve the sixth win needed for bowl eligibility. Finally getting that out of the way in game 11, the motivations change for the regular-season finale.

Texas Tech behind the scenes: Keeping track of Christian Taylor 11/23/15 - 3:42pm

Young safety heady and a hitter

Texas Tech brought in 18 scholarship newcomers this season, about half of whom have already played.

Texas Tech beats Minnesota 81-68 in Puerto Rico Tipoff 11/22/15 - 6:07pm

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico - Texas Tech coach Tubby Smith didn't want to make a big deal out of facing his former Minnesota program. Turns out, the veteran coach did feel a little extra emotion about it after all.