The Texas Tech rushing leader-turned-outside linebacker has said he wants to be a two-way player

July 30, 2014 - 6:31pm

Andre Tillman didn't want to miss Texas Tech's 1973 football season - for good reason, as it turned out. The Red Raiders went 11-1, beat Tennessee in the Gator Bowl and Tillman was named a first-team all-American.

July 30, 2014 - 5:13pm

Texas Tech, which has had five quarterbacks leave the program since last season, is rebuilding the depth. Nic Shimonek, a former Texas schoolboy standout at Mildred, said Monday he plans to transfer to Tech from Iowa, where he redshirted last season.

July 28, 2014 - 4:59pm

Davis Webb's not known as a running quarterback, but his competitive nature prompted him to run anyway - and take some big hits - several times last year.

July 28, 2014 - 8:42pm

As Texas Tech players streamed off the turf last December at Qualcomm Stadium in San Diego, there was plenty to celebrate.

July 26, 2014 - 6:50pm

More than any other sport, college football coaches are put on pedestals. Texas was willing to give Nick Saban $100 million to coach the Longhorns. He didn't take it, choosing to stay at Alabama, where he already has a statue.

July 25, 2014 - 7:05pm

The Horned Frogs have one of the strongest special teams units in the country heading into 2014. They're bringing everyone back. Junior Jaden Oberkrom is a top-of-the-line kicker who went 14-of-18 last season after a 22-for-30 freshman debut.

July 24, 2014 - 8:33pm

When Texas Tech was giving up an average of 282 rushing yards per game last year during a five-game losing streak, a lack of bulk in the front seven was viewed by many as part of the problem.

July 24, 2014 - 6:14pm

Living in Kaplan, a 4,600-person town in southern Louisiana, has limited the depth of coaching Jalen Bates receives. He's been taught to hit opponents, to hustle, to be physical.

July 24, 2014 - 9:31pm