Bill Hancock, Executive Director of the College Football Playoff (CFP), announced Tuesday that Texas Tech Director of Athletics Kirby Hocutt will return as chair of the selection committee for the 2017 season. In addition, Hancock also announced that Hocutt’s term on the committee had been extende...

Tue, 01/17/2017 - 12:15pm

Not everyone achieves the dreams they set out to achieve. For Anthony Lynn, though, the stars seem to have aligned. The former Texas Tech running back was set to become head coach of the newly relocated Los Angeles Chargers, according to numerous reports Thursday. Though at least five former Tech co...

Thu, 01/12/2017 - 9:10pm

Plans are in the works for Texas Tech to have a spring football session this year at The Star, the Dallas Cowboys’ newly opened headquarters and practice facility in Frisco, A-J Media has learned. The Red Raiders also will hold a scrimmage in Midland for the fifth year in a row, a source said, and...

Mon, 01/02/2017 - 3:55am

Tech spring practice to include two road trips, night spring game at Jones AT&T Stadium

Sun, 01/01/2017 - 10:17am

Kirby Hocutt hasn’t given up on altering Texas Tech’s 2017 football schedule, but the Tech athletic director acknowledges the Red Raiders, in all likelihood, will have to play the hand they’ve been dealt. Hocutt doesn’t like the Red Raiders having an open date Sept. 9, the second week of the...

Tue, 12/27/2016 - 7:10pm

A former Texas Tech running back will take over the Buffalo Bills after the club fired head coach Rex Ryan on Tuesday near the end of his second season with the team....

Tue, 12/27/2016 - 4:40pm

Former Texas Tech linebacker Dakota Allen is returning to the program seven months after he was kicked off the team. Allen, who spent this season at East Mississippi Community College, received a scholarship offer from Tech in early December and made an oral commitment Saturday to return. He announc...

Sat, 12/17/2016 - 3:05pm

Jaylon Lane said he tried to commit to David Gibbs a few years ago when Lane was a junior at Nacogdoches High School and Gibbs was defensive coordinator at the University of Houston. Gibbs offered him a scholarship, Lane said, but told him not to rush into it. “He said, ‘You’re going to have b...

Wed, 12/14/2016 - 6:30pm

Texas Tech signed six players Wednesday, the first day of the mid-year signing period for junior college football recruits, capping the day by landing a prospect who had committed elsewhere. Jaylon Lane, a 6-foot-3, 190-pound cornerback from Independence (Kan.) Community College, signed with the Red...

Wed, 12/14/2016 - 5:28pm

The Big 12 Conference announced its full football schedule Tuesday afternoon. Texas Tech’s six-game home slate begins Sept. 2 when the Red Raiders open their fifth season under head coach Kliff Kingsbury against Eastern Washington. It is one of three non-conference contests for the Red Raiders, wh...

Wed, 12/14/2016 - 1:10am