He did it all: Ran with the football, caught passes, returned kicks, punted — all with distinction — and charmed the girls on campus.

July 27, 2015 - 8:35pm

Running back: Byron Hanspard The reason why: Hanspard could have chosen any school in the country coming out of DeSoto High School, but picked Tech....

July 26, 2015 - 9:41pm

We're 1,000 hours away from the 1,000th game in Texas Tech football history when the Red Raiders host Sam Houston State, Saturday, Sept. 5.

July 25, 2015 - 8:52pm

Editor’s Note: A-J Media is counting down the best all-time Texas Tech players at each position as the Red Raiders head toward their 1,000th game on Sept. 5 against Sam Houston State.

July 25, 2015 - 8:59pm

Kyle Heffron suffered serious injuries following a pickup crash on the Marsha Sharp Freeway underneath the University Avenue underpass. Westbound lanes had closures for about an hour after the accident Wednesday.

July 23, 2015 - 9:30am

DALLAS - Gary Patterson, at age 43, coming off 10-2 and 11-2 seasons, thought he might be the next Lombardi or something. Except the 2004 season rolled around and his team played lousy defense and went 5-6.

July 20, 2015 - 8:56pm

RB DeAndreWashingtonis listed at 182 pounds in the newly released Texas Tech media guide, but doesn’t know where that came from. The returning 1,000-yard rusher said he’s weighing 205. … Tech coach Kliff Kingsbury confirmed that redshirt freshman Michael Coley moved to WR in the past month. Th...

July 21, 2015 - 8:44am

Tech coach Kliff Kingsbury updates the deployment plan for his five freshmen receivers

Among Texas Tech’s freshman receivers, Donta Thompson and Tony Brown are slotted to play split end – “X” in Tech’s vernacular – Keke Coutee and Quan Shorts will start out at H inside receiver and Jonathan Giles will train at Y inside receiver.

That’s the plan, coach Kliff Kingsbury said, for when the Red Raiders start practice Aug. 5.

Thompson, who was 6-foot-3 and 193 pounds when he reported this summer, could play inside or outside.

Texas Tech coach Kliff Kingsbury said the Big 12’s decision to limit live tackling and full-speed blocking to two days per week will be a non-issue for the Red Raiders. “We don’t go live at all during the season anyway,” Kingsbury said, “and so we’ll do what we normally do.” The Big ...

July 20, 2015 - 5:41pm

DALLAS– Reginald Davis’ status with the Texas Tech football team hasn’t been resolved since his May 4 arrest on suspicion of marijuana possession. Tech coach Kliff Kingsbury said the junior wide receiver’s playing time could be affected. “He’ll practice, and then we’ll figure out the...

July 20, 2015 - 5:08pm