Looking back to Matadors, Wildcats and the colorful vernacular of '33
When Louisiana Tech came to Lubbock last month, Texas Tech’s publicity staff noted it was the first football game between the two programs since 1933. This week, it’s Texas Tech at Kansas State, and come to find out, the first game between these two was in 1933.
I thought it’d be cool to look at the A-J’s game coverage from back then. Here’s what I found:
■ If you think West Texas hospitality is special now, well, we’ve lost something. From the Nov. 30, 1933, edition of the A-J: