Tech roster analysis: Brown tries to battle way back into starting lineup

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Baylen Brown

Position: Guard

Ht./Wt.: 6-4, 293

Class-Exp.: So.-1L

High school:...

Red Raider legacy 'will knock the heck out of you,' 'really a violent kid'

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One of Texas Tech's preferred walk-ons is Braden Marusak, a son of former Red Raiders defensive back Dean Marusak who lettered from 1985-88. Braden Marusak was first-team all-District 3-4A for...

Red Raiders start training heralded Ohio State transfer at middle linebacker

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Tech coaches will evaluate Ohio State transfer Mike Mitchell at middle linebacker as he begins his time with the Red Raiders.

Mitchell was ranked a top-10 recruit in Texas and a top-60...

Josh Outlaw plays tackle, but it might be him against the guards for playing time

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The next few weeks are important for Texas Tech’s Josh Outlaw. What he shows in preseason practice will determine whether he’s a genuine, game-time backup early this season or just No. 2 on the...

Tech assistant becomes a dad again, says it's had a profound effect

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Texas Tech running backs coach Mike Jinks and his wife, Meredith, had their third child on May 21, a son they named Tristan.

The newborn, along with the Jinkses’ 8-year-old son and 4-year-...

Red Raiders convert a defensive tackle to be their latest blocking back prospect

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Pro teams don’t invest much of their payroll to fill certain positions — think kickers and punters in the NFL, low-leverage relief pitchers in the major leagues. The same goes for college football...

Tech has 100-plus tickets left for November home game with Texas

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As of late afternoon Tuesday, Texas Tech had about 100 tickets left on sale for the Red Raiders’ Nov. 1 home game against Texas.

The tickets are in section 13 at the north end of Jones AT...

Red Raiders out of the blocks with first preseason practice

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Texas Tech went through its first workout of the preseason Monday in pleasant early evening conditions. Tech coach Kliff Kingsbury reiterated that an NCAA rule change allowing coaches to provide...

Tech lineman could miss season with shoulder injury

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Texas Tech guard Cody Hayes is expected to miss significant time and possibly the season with a shoulder injury he suffered during summer weight training, line coach Lee Hays said Monday.


Smaller backs could change Texas Tech approach in running game

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The look of Texas Tech’s rushing game could change somewhat this year, given that smaller, shiftier backs are likely to get a lot higher percentage of the carries.

With two-time rushing...