Allison Terry
In a perfect example of how his mobility helps the Texas Tech offense, quarterback Patrick Mahomes (5) was able to scramble and complete a 37-yard touchdown pass to Jakeem Grant, not shown, during the Red Raiders' 66-31 win on Saturday at Jones AT&T Stadium.

QB Patrick Mahomes' ability to extend plays aiding already potent Texas Tech offense  updated 3:05pm

Kliff Kingsbury yelled into his headset. "No. No. No. . Yes!." The play started on Iowa State's 37-yard line. It ended in the end zone. But, it took quite some time to get there.

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Texas Tech football notebook: Plan for Gaines keeps evolving 10/12/15 - 5:19pm

Gibbs reconsiders switch to corner

J.J. Gaines' two interceptions Saturday gave him four for the season, tying the Texas Tech defensive back for sixth in that department in the FBS.

Gustafson earns award from American Baseball Coaches Association 10/12/15 - 8:25pm

Monterey, Tech grad honored for meritorious service

Lubbock resident Mike Gustafson was announced on Monday as recipient of the American Baseball Coaches Association's Meritorious Service Award. The award will be presented Jan. 12 during the ABCA convention in Nashville, Tennessee.

Talbot: Texas Tech's defense should always play like it's the second half 10/11/15 - 11:00pm

There are not a lot of positives about Texas Tech's defense. It can't stop the run and it is ranked No. 124 in total yards given up. But, in the second half of games, while those problems don't disappear they seem to be muted just a bit.

Wide Open: Texas Tech's big play offense putting it in position for big season 10/10/15 - 6:19pm

Jakeem Grant was wide open down the far sideline. The gain was going to be huge. But, the diminutive and ridiculously fast receiver made it more than that. He pulled in Patrick Mahomes' pass on the 40-yard line and raced down the sideline.

Williams: It's all about the takeaways for a Texas Tech defense giving up big yards 10/10/15 - 9:01pm

Texas Tech defensive coaches told J.J. Gaines on Monday that safety would be his position for Saturday's game against Iowa State.

Key INTs, big plays lift Red Raiders past Iowa State 10/10/15 - 6:23pm

While unable to slow down the Iowa State running attack, it was something the Texas Tech defense didn't do that spurred them to a key Big 12 victory Saturday afternoon.

Tech notebook: Grant passes concussion protocol after shot to head 10/10/15 - 9:14pm

Tech receiver OK, Kingsbury says

Jakeem Grant cleared concussion protocol, Texas Tech coach Kliff Kingsbury said, after the slot receiver took a shot to the head from 296-pound noseguard Demond Tucker in the fourth quarter.