Washington says his understudy will develop through time, experience

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While Texas Tech running back DeAndre Washington was rushing for a career-high 186 yards Saturday, freshman Justin Stockton had four carries for 4 yards. He kept up a pattern of either making big...

Texas Tech back to drawing board in search for help at safety

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It’s possible that no one from Texas Tech’s two-deep at safety during the first month of the season might be available for Saturday’s regular-season finale.

What a time to face the FBS’...

Tech-Iowa State notebook: Red Raiders keep losing defensive backs

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Secondary hurting

Texas Tech played most of Saturday’s game with an all-freshman secondary after free safety Keenon Ward was knocked out of the game with a head injury while making a...

Texas Tech freshman switches positions -- to one for which he was originally projected

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Texas Tech recruited Jah’Shawn Johnson to play safety. And he’s going to, after the detour to cornerback that started his college career.

The freshman from Ennis has been switched to...

Kingsbury: No excuses for motion penalties on third-and-short

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Twice on its first offensive series Saturday, Texas Tech was flagged for illegal procedure in third-and-short situations. Both times, the Red Raiders hadTylerScalzi lined up at tight end and at...

Texas Tech loses two starting defensive backs in loss to OU

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Texas Tech lost two starting defensive backs in its 42-30 loss Saturday with cornerback Justis Nelson suffering a head injury and not playing after the first series and strong safety J.J. Gaines...

Kingsbury says defensive play calls "possibly" compromised since early in year

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Texas Tech had three staff members holding up towels throughout the team's 42-30 loss Saturday to shield its defensive play calls fromOklahomacoaches in the press box.

“Obviously, with the...

Kingsbury says Webb, Mahomes both available for OU game

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Quarterbacks Davis Webb and Patrick Mahomes both have practiced this week and will be available for Saturday's game against Oklahoma, Texas Tech coach Kliff Kingsbury said Thursday on the weekly...

Tech to get a starter back in the lineup for Saturday's game against Oklahoma

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Saturday’s the final home game for Texas Tech senior Sam Eguavoen.

Even better for Eguavoen: It looks as if he’ll be playing in it.

The Red Raiders’ middle linebacker said Monday...

Two Texas Tech juniors to take part in senior day sendoff against OU

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Tech will recognize 20 players — 18 seniors and two juniors who are leaving the program early — before Saturday’s game against Oklahoma.

Inside receiver Brad Pearson and cornerback Brandon...