Tech line coach ponders position switch for Le'Raven Clark

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Texas Tech offensive line coach Lee Hays said Wednesday he’s had a conversation with Le’Raven Clark about possibly moving from left tackle to right tackle or back to guard, the position Clark...

Tech coach views Wilson as prototype Raider outside linebacker

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Texas Tech co-defensive coordinator Mike Smith confirmed on national signing day that he recruited Argyle safety Connor Wilson to fill the Raider outside linebacker position in the Tech defense....

Texas Tech assistant recently turned down chance to go back to the NFL

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Texas Tech co-defensive coordinator Mike Smith said Wednesday that newly hired Cleveland Browns coach Mike Pettine offered him a job as the Browns’ linebackers coach, but Smith declined.

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Rangy Irving defensive back gives Texas Tech a positive surprise on signing day

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Texas Tech had only one early signing day surprise, and it was a positive one. The Red Raiders added Michael Coley, a 6-foot-2, 185-pound defensive back prospect fromIrving. He was uncommitted...

What Beau Carpenter's dismissal means for Texas Tech offensive line

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A Texas Tech spokesman confirmed on Wednesday that offensive guard Beau Carpenter was kicked off the team for an unspecified rules violation. Not good, considering Carpenter would have been a...

Red Raiders put three former walk-ons on scholarship

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Texas Tech put three former walk-on football players on scholarship for the spring semester, Tech spokesman Blayne Beal said Wednesday.

David Brenner, Bobby Esiaba and John White have...

Tech receiver to compete in track and field this spring

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Texas Tech wide receiver Derreck Edwards will spend some of his time with the track and field team this semester, although he will be a full-time football player during spring practice.

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Linebacker Payne to rejoin Red Raiders

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Texas Tech outside linebacker Chris Payne, who missed the 2013 season while academically ineligible, is rejoining the team, the Avalanche-Journal learned. Wednesday was the first day of spring-...

Manziel hires Kingsbury's agent

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Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel has hired Texas Tech coach Kliff Kingsbury’s agent to represent him as the former Heisman Trophy winner prepares for the NFL draft.

The public...

Tech, Houston move 2017 football game

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Texas Tech’s football game against Houston in 2017 has been moved back a week to accommodate the recently announced addition of Arizona State to the schedule, a Tech spokesman said Tuesday.

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