Among Texas Tech’s freshman receivers, Donta Thompson and Tony Brown are slotted to play split end – “X” in Tech’s vernacular – Keke Coutee and Quan Shorts will start out at H inside receiver and Jonathan Giles will train at Y inside receiver.
That’s the plan, coach Kliff Kingsbury said, for when the Red Raiders start practice Aug. 5.
Thompson, who was 6-foot-3 and 193 pounds when he reported this summer, could play inside or outside.
“We think he could evolve into that Y position that Jace (Amaro) played,” Kingsbury said, “but to start him out we’re going to have him outside. He’s a ......