Texas Tech tight end Jace Amaro was a unanimous selection to The Associated Press All-Big 12 football team, and teammates Le'Raven Clark and Will Smith joined him as first-team honorees.Read More
ech accepted an invitation to play Pac-12 Conference South Division champion Arizona State in the Holiday Bowl
Texas Tech's Holiday Bowl matchup with No. 16 Arizona State comes with several ready-made storylines. Among them: ■ Texas Tech co-offensive coordinator Sonny Cumbie was the 2004 Holiday Bowl most valuable player.
Tech (4-3) struggled from the field, making only 34 percent of its shots. Its 58 points was a season low in a victory this season.
TUCSON - Texas Tech head coach Tubby Smith said earlier in the week that Tuesday night's game at No. 2 Arizona would be a measuring stick for his team, and that's exactly what the 79-58 loss was. "We played hard," freshman guard Aaron Ross said.
The last time Texas Tech baseball opened the season against a team from the previous College World Series, it was on the cusp of its most successful eight-year run in program history.