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...

Kingsbury puts a number on hit rate needed for JC defensive linemen

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Texas Tech coach Kliff Kingsbury said all four of the team’s new junior-college defensive linemen are on campus. And he’s greedy about the number he expects to deliver.

Asked how many of...

Will Eguavoen play same position as last year, or the one he really likes?

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Texas Tech’s starting duo at inside linebacker figures to shake out one of two ways: with senior Sam Eguavoen at middle linebacker and senior incoming transfer V.J. Fehoko at weak inside or with...

Tech wants to move in on Oklahoma State recruiting territory

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Texas Tech and Oklahoma State battle each other every other year in Lubbock and Stillwater.

More and more, the Red Raiders and the Cowboys might be squaring off in places like Lufkin and...

Snyder: Fifteen bowl games, but none compared to last year's preparation

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DALLAS -- Bill Snyder has coached in 15 bowl games in his last 18 seasons asKansasStatecoach, but said he’s never had a team prepare better than the Wildcats did before their 31-14 victory...