Devin Lauderdale figures he's all the way back. Now, to prove it, the Texas Tech wide receiver just needs to score a touchdown and throw a crushing block - that other skill for which he's known.

Tue, 08/30/2016 - 10:06pm

As the most seasoned veterans of the Texas Tech offensive line, Baylen Brown and Tony Morales might reasonably have expected a routine preseason practice schedule to get themselves ready for the season. Naturally, it was anything but.

Tue, 08/30/2016 - 9:05pm

Opportunities abounded over the past eight months for new signees to help the Texas Tech linebackers corps in a hurry, and that was reinforced Monday.

Mon, 08/29/2016 - 7:42pm

Kliff Kingsbury wanted a role model. After 10-year NFL veteran and former Texas Tech standout Manny Ramirez retired just a few months after signing with the Chicago Bears, Kingsbury got his wish.

Mon, 08/29/2016 - 4:04pm

Patrick Mahomes II is well-rested. Oh, the junior quarterback is busy, but it's not like it used to be. In the spring of 2015, Mahomes was racing from one practice to the next, exchanging a helmet for a baseball cap.

Sun, 08/28/2016 - 12:00am

Jah'Shawn Johnson is tired of listening to it. The Texas Tech safety has heard it all before. Texas Tech's defense was ranked 126th out of 128 teams last season. It was run over by LSU.

Sun, 08/28/2016 - 12:00am

Three nights before the New Year, with Texas Tech lovers back home in Lubbock paralyzed by a winter storm, Jakeem Grant rocketed past an LSU cornerback and pulled in the last touchdown catch of his record-setting career.

Sun, 08/28/2016 - 12:00am

Projected starter: Patrick Mahomes II, Jr. Top backup: Nic Shimonek, Jr. Key stats: Mahomes, 4,653 yards passing and 36 touchdowns last season, 496 yards rushing and 10 TDs. Stock: Up.

Mon, 08/29/2016 - 4:08pm

Two years ago, on the first Saturday in September, Kolin Hill captured the imaginations of Notre Dame football fans with a sparkling debut.

Sun, 08/28/2016 - 12:00am

1. OKLAHOMA Only twice has a team won consecutive outright Big 12 championships - Oklahoma from 2006 through 2008. With history and returning talent on their side, the Sooners are poised to defend their title.

Sun, 08/28/2016 - 12:00am