Big Ten Conference commissioner Jim Delany made waves this year when he reintroduced the idea of making freshmen football and men's basketball players sit out competition their first year on campus.

June 22, 2015 - 9:31pm

HOUSTON - Sitting in front of his locker inside Minute Maid Park, Colorado Rockies pitcher LaTroy Hawkins scrolled through his phone prior to Monday's game against the Astros.

June 18, 2015 - 5:13pm

Texas Tech will complete its home-and-home series against Arkansas in front of a nationally-televised audience on Sept. 19 as the two former Southwest Conference members will face off on ESPN2, the network announced Thursday.

June 18, 2015 - 4:08pm

Dave Campbell's Texas Football doesn't pull its punches. The magazine was released this week and, as usual, had a lot to say on the Red Raiders' chances this season. In its "From the Experts" article, Mike Craven of Birdsup.

June 16, 2015 - 6:49pm

No one can say for sure what Texas Tech's team on the football field will look like in 2015 after the Red Raiders' 4-8 season a year ago. As for Jones AT&T Stadium, Tech athletic director Kirby Hocutt promises its appearance will be improved.

June 15, 2015 - 9:45pm

Texas Tech senior offensive lineman Le'Raven Clark was named to the Sporting News Preseason All-America second team on Monday.

June 15, 2015 - 11:09pm

Clark named to Sporting News Preseason All-America teams (Krista Pirtle's Blog)

Texas Tech senior offensive lineman Le’Raven Clark was named to the Sporting News Preseason All-America second team on Monday.

It’s his third preseason honor already this summer – Preseason All-America honors by Phil Steele (fourth team) and Preseason All-Big 12 first team complied by Athlon Sports.

Clark has spent the previous two seasons at left tackle, picking p All-Big 12 first team honors following both his sophomore and junior seasons.

He has started in all 38 games of his Red Raider career.

The Texas Tech football program typically signs a few new recruits every year in mid-December. Soon enough, Tech's Kliff Kingsbury and coaches around the country might be able to put half or more of a recruiting class to bed the week before Christmas.

June 14, 2015 - 9:09pm

Kirby Hocutt likes the balance - even if it isn't completely finished. Texas Tech's non-conference football schedules are almost finalized through the 2020 season with the addition of three opponents.

June 7, 2015 - 4:37pm

Pete Cawthon and Jim Carlen, two of Texas Tech's most successful coaches, made the ballot released Tuesday for the College Football Hall of Fame's class of 2016 selection process.

June 2, 2015 - 5:43pm