HOUSTON -- The Texas Tech football team will be without cornerback Cornelius Douglas, defensive tackle Leon Mackey and linebacker Chris Payne for Friday's Meineke Car Care Bowl of Texas, Tech spokesman Blayne Beal said. Acting head coach Chris Thomsen said two of the players missed practices this mo...

December 24, 2012 - 11:54am

HOUSTON -- The New York Times reported late Saturday that Mike Smith is leaving the New York Jets to join Kliff Kingsbury's new staff at Texas Tech.

December 24, 2012 - 1:27am

On the week of Christmas, Texas Tech athletics gets to sleep on the exciting thought of $16 million in new presents at Jones AT&T Stadium....

December 22, 2012 - 10:49pm

Only 12 years ago, Mike Smith was a terrific high school football player who generated probably less interest than he deserved from college coaches. Now he's a coach who, over the last month, has been wanted coast to coast.

January 20, 2012 - 1:16am

HOUSTON -- The New York Times reported late Saturday that Mike Smith is leaving the New York Jets to join Kliff Kingsbury’s new staff at Texas Tech....

December 23, 2012 - 5:39pm

On the week of Christmas, Texas Tech athletics gets to sleep on the exciting thought of $16 million in new presents at Jones AT&T Stadium.

December 22, 2012 - 8:46pm

Lee Hays once made visits to Texas Tech football practices to take notes on what Mike Leach's team was doing while Hays was a West Texas A&M assistant. Now it appears he'll be part of the Tech program.

December 21, 2012 - 10:37pm

Texas Tech plans to have its giant new high-definition video board, ribbon boards and sound system installed before the 2013 football season, one of two projects that will change the look of Jones AT&T Stadium for the fourth time in the last decade.

December 21, 2012 - 1:18pm