By: Raider Buzz on October 9, 2013 - 2:47pm - Add new comment

Once Iowa State football coach Paul Rhoads finished addressing his team after a heartbreaking 31-30 loss to Texas on Thursday, linebacker Jeremiah George stood up.

By: Raider Buzz on October 6, 2013 - 10:09am - Add new comment

October's first college football weekend produced its share of wild — and sometimes controversial — finishes. But when the dust settled, there was very little movement in the USA TODAY Sports coaches poll

By: Raider Buzz on October 5, 2013 - 7:16am - Add new comment

LAWRENCE — Baker Mayfield’s story feels a little like something concocted by the scriptwriters of the television show “Friday Night Lights.” A state champion quarterback from the heart of Texas. Gets only a few scholarship offers from non-BCS schools. Walks on at in-state school Texas Tech.

By: Raider Buzz on September 29, 2013 - 4:42pm - Add new comment

The Big 12 finally got a signature non-conference victory and found a new conference favorite, all at the same time. OU’s 35-21 victory at Notre Dame stamped the Sooners as the Big 12′s best. Here are the conference rankings, based not on a projected finish but on how the teams have done so far:

By: Raider Buzz on September 29, 2013 - 10:46am - Add new comment

Top-ranked Alabama passed yet another test in its campaign for a third consecutive BCS championship. But while the Crimson Tide are still No. 1 in the USA TODAY Sports Coaches Poll, a couple of other schools are now getting consideration.

By: Raider Buzz on September 27, 2013 - 8:16am - Add new comment

With last week’s win over Kansas State, head coach Mack Brown still has hope the Longhorns can run the table and win the Big 12. That pipe dream will be shattered by early November and it seems likely that Brown will either resign or be fired at the season’s end. Let the rampant speculation as to who will patrol the sidelines for UT next season begin:

By: Raider Buzz on September 22, 2013 - 8:10pm - Add new comment

Washington State thumped Idaho 42-0 last night in what was yet another pointless NCAA football blowout, but the game in Pullman at least had some postgame fireworks—thanks to the head

By: Raider Buzz on September 19, 2013 - 10:50am - Add new comment

Success deserves to be validated. So Texas Tech receiver Bradley Marquez raced to his iPhone when he learned the Red Raiders had landed at No. 25 in this week’s Associated Press college football rankings.

Sure enough, Marquez discovered he was a key contributor on Team Siri.

By: Raider Buzz on September 14, 2013 - 11:43am - Add new comment

It won’t always be this easy for the Red Raiders, but games like their 20-10 victory over No. 24 TCU on Thursday night show that Texas Tech needs to be taken a little seriously this season.