Kliff Kingsbury isn't "Coach Bro" anymore. He isn't even "Kliff." Those monikers - much like that asinine "our coach is hotter than your coach" - had to go. So, Kingsbury fired his friends.

November 30, 2015 - 11:05pm

Growing up in Lubbock, Mike Smith had a Zach Thomas poster on his wall and got Spike Dykes' autograph when he was 8 years old. Even when playing and coaching took him far from Lubbock, he was still listening to Texas Tech games on satellite radio.

November 30, 2015 - 3:40pm

It appears word is spreading quickly about impending coaching changes to the Texas Tech football staff. Ivory Jackson, a senior defensive tackle for Amarillo High, confirmed Monday that Mike Smith and Kevin Curtis will not return next season.

November 30, 2015 - 4:06pm

AUSTIN - Jakeem Grant sat in front of the television, angry. His Dallas Cowboys had just lost again - six years removed from the 1995 Super Bowl He was despondent. And he spiked the football onto the living room floor.

November 29, 2015 - 6:27pm

Several Texas Tech recruits were informed of changes to the Red Raiders coaching staff Sunday, saying that co-defensive coordinator and defensive line coach Mike Smith and cornerbacks coach Kevin Curtis would not return for next season.

November 29, 2015 - 8:04pm

The locker room celebration quickly went viral. After it defeated Texas 48-45 on Thanksgiving and picked up its first win in Austin since 1997, the entire Twitter-verse got to see how much the win meant to Texas Tech.

November 28, 2015 - 9:35pm

AUSTIN - Texas Tech senior Jakeem Grant cradled the game ball as he answered questions after the Red Raiders' 48-45 victory at Texas. 

November 27, 2015 - 9:06pm

AUSTIN - Every week, Texas Tech defensive coordinator David Gibbs comes out to the Monday press conference and says the same thing but in a different way. Texas Tech's defense isn't good or even average. It is flat-out awful.

November 26, 2015 - 10:38pm

AUSTIN - It turned into an old fashioned, game of 3 yards and a cloud of dust. OK, maybe 10 yards and a cloud of dust.

November 26, 2015 - 10:32pm

AUSTIN - Texas Tech gave up 276 rushing yards and four touchdowns to a third-choice running back, not to mention blowing a 14-point lead from the first half and a 10-point lead in the fourth quarter. Winning cures a lot of ills, though.

November 27, 2015 - 9:16pm