■ How sweet it is For the first time in program history, Texas Tech advanced to the Sweet 16 of the NCAA Soccer Championship. The Red Raiders defeated Auburn 2-1 on Friday to advance into the third round of the tournament.
Gil Roberts might be approaching the prime of his career as one of America's top quarter-milers. That's certainly the case if the past three days were any indication. The former Texas Tech all-American won the 400 meters Saturday at the U.S.
Sophomore catcher Brittany Lee wanted to say she and her teammates are more excited for the start of fall practice than the coaches. But she knows that isn't true. "They bring some serious energy and it's hard to match," Lee said.