Carpenter to start, Wesley practicing well for Holiday Bowl

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SAN DIEGO -- Offensive guard Beau Carpenter will be back in the starting lineup Monday, Tech coach Kliff Kingsbury said Saturday, after he missed the last three games because of a concussion....

Kingsbury: Marquez had good month, Grant 'needed to grow up a little bit, practice better'

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SAN DIEGO -- Texas Tech flanker Bradley Marquez’s pass-catching numbers dropped off in the second half of the season, but Tech coach Kliff Kingsbury singled out Marquez when asked Saturday who’d...

ASU's Graham caught the coaching fever as middle-school kid in Mesquite

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SAN DIEGO– The Holiday Bowl will match a former Texas high school coach with the son of a Texas high school coach. Arizona State coach Todd Graham, the former head coach at Allen, said he always...

Jacobson to get start in last game

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SAN DIEGO– Texas Tech safety Tanner Jacobson will get the start in his final football game of the foreseeable future Monday in the Holiday Bowl. Safeties coach Trey Haverty said so after the team’...

Neuheisel, Bird spotted at Red Raiders practice

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Former Texas Tech linebacker Bront Bird, now of the San Diego Chargers, was a visitor to the Red Raiders’ practice Thursday night at UC-San Diego. So was former coach Rick Neuheisel, now a TV...

Tech defense getting injured players back for Holiday Bowl

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SAN DIEGO-- Texas Tech hasn’t played a football game in four weeks, and the down time has helped several injured defensive players heal.

Safety Tre Porter and linebacker Terrance Bullitt...

Tech linebacker to miss Holiday Bowl

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SAN DIEGO -- Texas Tech backup linebacker Austin Stewart is not with the team in San Diego for the Holiday Bowl, an athletic department spokesman said Thursday.

Tech spokesman Blayne Beal...

Return pending for oft-injured Tech lineman

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Sophomore lineman Tony Morales could return to practice next week, offensive line coach Lee Hays said, after missing the regular season with a torn shoulder labrum.

When Morales comes back...

Report: Mayfield planning to walk on at Oklahoma

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Former Texas Tech quarterback Baker Mayfield plans to transfer to Oklahoma in January and walk on to the football team, according to a report Thursday by the Austin American-Statesman, Mayfield’s...

Sun Devils star Grice looking questionable for Holiday Bowl

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Arizona State running back Marion Grice was a big concern for any team preparing to face the Sun Devils this season, but there’s a chance Texas Tech could catch a break.

Grice missed the...