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October 4, 2013 - 11:44am

When Texas Tech runs Kansashasn’t been strong against the run, even with productive LB Ben Heeney (32 tackles, four tackles for loss). The Jayhawks allowed a 157-yard game by Rice’s Charles Ross and a 129-yard outing by Louisiana Tech’s Kenneth Dixon. Tech’s run game ranks ...

October 4, 2013 - 1:39am

While juniors Jace Amaro and Bradley Marquez seem to be well on their way to breakout seasons, Ward's not having the ball thrown his way as much

October 3, 2013 - 9:47pm

Tubby Smith brought in several high-caliber prospects to visit Texas Tech during the past few months and it was just a matter of time before one of them jumped on board.

October 3, 2013 - 9:06am

Come this Saturday, it will be 1,063 days since Kansas won a Big 12 football game. Charlie Weis in his second year as head coach is looking to end that streak.

October 2, 2013 - 9:50pm

One side story to Texas Tech's double-overtime victory last year against Kansas was then-coach Tommy Tuberville's sideline blowup at a graduate assistant that netted him a reprimand from the Big 12 Conference.

October 2, 2013 - 9:17pm

Pair of Red Raiders make position switches

Tech sophomore Summitt Hogue from Frenship and true freshman Collin Bowen from Randall recently were switched to the Raider outside linebacker position, Hogue from safety and Bowen from quarterback.

“I think it’s more the position for him, just athletic-wise,” co-defensive coordinator and outside linebackers coach Mike Smith said of Hogue. “He’s doing a good job. He’s a tough kid. I’d like to welcome him to the room because he plays hard.”

Hogue (5-foot-11, 195 pounds) has four tackles this season, one behind the line.

Young pass rusher comes back from knee 'scope, impresses Tech coaches

Texas Tech coaches think freshman outside linebacker Jacarthy Mack will be worth the wait, given a couple of years and another 20 pounds or so. They call Mack “Blade” because he’s only 184 pounds on a 6-foot-3 frame.

However, Mack, who returned to practice in the past week after being sidelined a month for arthroscopic knee surgery, does things that impress coaches.

Tuberville received Tech reprimand, in addition to Big 12 reprimand, after sideline outburst in 2012 KU game

One side story to Texas Tech’s double-overtime victory last year against Kansas was then-coach Tommy Tuberville’s sideline blowup at a graduate assistant that netted him a reprimand from the Big 12 Conference.

Tuberville also was reprimanded by Tech, according to a document the Avalanche-Journal obtained in a recent open-records request.

In an angry outburst, Tuberville yanked the headset of Kevin Oliver, a graduate assistant still on the Tech staff, causing his cap and headset to come off.