Tech signee Thomas signed with Trinity Valley (Wreckem24-7) J.F. Thomas has a Plan B if going to Texas Tech doesn't work out.

May 23, 2015 - 11:13pm

Dauphine medals in three events at state, but fails to repeat in 200

AUSTIN -- Texas Tech football signee Corey Dauphine settled for second in the Class 6A boys 200 meters at the UIL state track and field meet Saturday night a year after he won the event. Manvel’s Deontay Anderson won in 20.99, andDauphineran a 21.06 with a 2.8 meters-per-second tailwind.

Being wind-assisted, the times don't count for records purposes.

Dauphinesaid his left hamstring has bothered him for about four weeks.

Kirby Hocutt's not ready for a Big 12 Conference football championship game. But if he changes his mind in a few years, he'd want the league to be able to arrange one in a hurry.

May 7, 2015 - 9:43pm

Big 12 reaches agreement on a new tiebreaker process (Talbot blog)

The Big 12 reached unanimous agreement on a new tiebreaker process Wednesday that ensures the conference will no longer have co-champions.

Texas Tech wide receiver Reginald Davis was arrested Monday afternoon by the Lubbock Police Department on suspicion of possession of marijuana. LPD Lt.

May 5, 2015 - 3:58pm

V.J. Fehoko planned to accept the first opportunity to sign with an NFL team Saturday evening. The Cleveland Browns just happened to be the first to call him.

May 3, 2015 - 12:39am

Wes Welker's horse 'Undrafted' places second in Kentucky Derby undercard race (Krista Pirtle's Blog)

Former Red Raider Wes Welker's horse, Undrafted, finished second in the Grade 3 Twin Spires Turf Sprint, a Friday undercard for Saturday's Kentucky Derby.

Australian-bred Power Alert won the race.

In 2014, Undrafted won an undercard race at the Belmont Stakes. He has 14 top-three finishes in 19 career starts.

Another former Red Raider, Danny Amendola, tweeted out pictures of him and Welker as well as one of Undrafted. 


The three-day NFL draft figures to pass quietly at Texas Tech. Unlike last year, when tight end Jace Amaro went in the second round, the Red Raiders don't have a sure-thing draftee this weekend.

April 30, 2015 - 12:40am

Former Texas Tech football coach Tommy Tuberville tweeted out his congratulations to his son, Tucker, on winning the senior male scholar student-athlete of the year at Auburn. "Proud of @tuckertubs.

April 29, 2015 - 11:34am

Donny Anderson considers himself lucky. He played nine years in the NFL, he turns 72 next month and his mind's good, other than what he chalks up to normal aging.

April 23, 2015 - 9:31pm