It might look like an easy game on the schedule, but don't let Iowa State fool you. The Cyclones have played Texas Tech close for nearly 10 years.Read More
What is one thing people would be surprised to find out about you? "I like to draw and stuff like that." Did you take a lot of art classes growing up? "Not really, just bored. I would see something and draw something.
11 A.M., ABC ■ Last week: Oklahoma 44, West Virginia 24; Texas 7, TCU 50 Quarterback Baker Mayfield has thrown three or more touchdowns in each of the Sooners' first for games, and has topped 300 yards passing in three of his four games.
A different Cyclone receiver has led Iowa State in receiving yards in every game this season: Dondre Daley (70 vs. UNI), Jauan Wesley (76 vs. Iowa), D'Vario Montgomery (97 vs. Toledo), Allen Lazard (75 vs. Kansas).
The Red Raiders wrap up a two-match home stand on Saturday, Oct. 10, when they take on TCU at 11 a.m. at the United Supermarkets Arena on reunion weekend, welcoming back alumni of the Texas Tech volleyball program.
Texas Tech running backs coach Mike Jinks might want to post a sticky note somewhere near his desk as a reminder: Don't forget Justin Stockton. The speedy sophomore's averaging eight touches per game through the Red Raiders' first five games.
Toddrick Gotcher had one word to describe Texas Tech's Canadian Foreign Tour - magical. "I can't say enough about it," the senior guard said. "It's been magical for us because we bonded well, we won games and we learned our roles during the games.
For the first time in conference history, four of five members of the All-Big 12 First Team from the previous season return. Leading the way is the 2014-15 Big 12 Player of the Year and this year's preseason selection - Buddy Hield of Oklahoma.
Texas Tech defensive end Branden Jackson had one of his better games last season at Iowa State. It wasn't anything the Cyclones weren't doing, Jackson said this week. It's what Mike Smith, his defensive line coach, was doing.