The Sammy Baugh Award's come to be a frequent honor in Texas Tech football circles. Patrick Mahomes II this week won the award that goes to college football's leading passer, becoming the fourth Red Raiders quarterback to do so in the past 15 seasons.

Fri, 12/02/2016 - 7:47pm

Compiled by Michael LaBarre, A-J Media How former Texas Tech football players fared in NFL games this week: TE JACE AMARO Totaled five snaps on offense in Tennessee's 27-21 win over Chicago on Sunday. The Titans improved to 6-6.

Wed, 11/30/2016 - 12:05am

Texas Tech athletic director Kirby Hocutt said there's "a slim possibility" the Red Raiders might play Kansas State the second week of the 2017 football season, but thinks he's more open to it than his K-State counterparts.

Mon, 11/28/2016 - 7:32pm

Texas Tech quarterback Patrick Mahomes II earned his third Big 12 Offensive Player of the Week honor this season after he threw for 586 yards and six touchdowns in a victory over Baylor.

Mon, 11/28/2016 - 12:16pm

Kirby Hocutt: No new talks regarding future of Tech-Baylor football series

Texas Tech athletic director Kirby Hocutt said he hasn’t discussed the future game locations of the Tech-Baylor series with new Baylor athletic director Mack Rhoades, who was hired in mid-July. Last week’s game at AT&T Stadium, a 54-35 Tech victory, was game two of a four-year contract for Red Raiders-Bears games in Arlington.

“He commented Friday that, what a unique and positive atmosphere that game was,” Hocutt said Sunday, “so that was his first time (to experience it). He and I haven’t talked about future years.”

It's probably a moot point, but if bowls had to reach deep enough to invite Texas Tech with a 5-7 record this season, Tech athletic director Kirby Hocutt's not sure the school would accept.

Sun, 11/27/2016 - 6:42pm

Kirby Hocutt still believes. So, the Texas Tech athletic director stepped up to a lectern and did what he felt was right.

Sun, 11/27/2016 - 7:16pm

Kliff Kingsbury will continue as Texas Tech’s head coach and game-day playcaller, Tech athletic director Kirby Hocutt said Sunday, but some of Kingsbury’s day-to-day offensive duties will be delegated to other staff members so Kingsbury can be more involved with fixing the FBS’ bottom-ranked d...

Sun, 11/27/2016 - 2:23pm

Not sure if it's this way everywhere, but at Texas Tech, football coaches have certain phrases they tend to fall back on.

Sat, 11/26/2016 - 8:57pm

ARLINGTON - Kliff Kingsbury doesn't have family in Lubbock. His friends have been put to the side. If he has a girlfriend, she probably hasn't heard from him in a while. No, for the past 14 weeks Kingsbury has been immersed in Red Raiders football.

Fri, 11/25/2016 - 11:22pm