New Texas Tech football defensive assistant coach Zac Spavital will make a $200,000 annual salary, according to the university, an amount in the normal pay range for Red Raiders position coaches. Last season, Tech’s non-coordinator position coaches each made between $180,000 and $235,000. Tech r...

January 21, 2015 - 6:41pm

Texas Tech will not have any spring football practices, nor the spring game, in Jones AT&T Stadium this year, Tech spokesman Blayne Beal said Friday. The seat-replacement project currently under way in the stadium is the reason.

January 16, 2015 - 7:44pm

Offensive line ranked at or near the top of Texas Tech's team strengths last season. That could well be the case again in 2015, especially with the return of two-time first-team All-Big 12 tackle Le'Raven Clark.

January 15, 2015 - 4:14pm

Patrick Mahomes to split time between football, baseball (Talbot Blog)

As expected, Texas Tech quarterback Patrick Mahomes will be a two-sport star.  

Texas Tech's spring-semester classes start Wednesday. Trey Keenan won't be there. The Red Raiders' offensive lineman, a prominent signee in the program's 2012 class, said Tuesday he plans to transfer to Lindenwood, in St.

January 13, 2015 - 5:09pm

David Gibbs either hadn't heard or didn't know the specific numbers: He'll be Texas Tech's seventh defensive coordinator in seven seasons and its eighth in nine years. "Holy cow. You've got me scared, man," Gibbs said when apprised of the statistics.

January 9, 2015 - 7:36pm

Zach Thomas has long been a hall-of-famer of sorts in the hearts of Texas Tech fans everywhere. Now the former Red Raiders linebacker is more than that.

January 10, 2015 - 1:31am

As Texas Tech and David Gibbs were coming to an agreement on Monday, I resisted the smart-aleck urge to tweet something such as this: The Red Raiders have found their defensive coordinator for this semester.

January 6, 2015 - 11:36pm

Texas Tech inside receiver Brad Pearson will return to the team for his senior season, Tech spokesman Blayne Beal said Tuesday, having a change of heart after he earned regular playing time late in the 2014 season.

January 6, 2015 - 4:53pm

So many others have tried and failed or somewhat succeeded and left. Now it's David Gibbs' turn to be Texas Tech's defensive coordinator, a position that's been a revolving door for almost a decade.

January 5, 2015 - 11:44pm