November 19, 2014 - 1:46pm

Texas Tech recruited Jah'Shawn Johnson to play safety. And he's going to, after the detour to cornerback that started his college career.

November 18, 2014 - 6:58pm

With its shot at a bowl gone, Texas Tech has two games left before the focus shifts to 2015. One of the team’s holes will be at Raider outside linebacker, a position that will empty out with the departures of seniors Austin Stewart, Dorian Crawford, Kenny Williams and Chris Payne, all of whom have...

November 18, 2014 - 6:36pm

Texas Tech freshman switches positions -- to one for which he was originally projected

Texas Tech recruited Jah’Shawn Johnson to play safety. And he’s going to, after the detour to cornerback that started his college career.

The freshman from Ennis has been switched to safety and joined that position group for meetings while he recovers from shoulder surgery, safeties coach Trey Haverty said Monday.

Johnson played the first four games at cornerback before he suffered a season-ending shoulder injury. He made five tackles and an interception.

Although he plans to wait until Saturday to name a starting quarterback, Texas Tech head coach Kliff Kingsbury didn't seem to favor Davis Webb during media availability Monday.

November 17, 2014 - 6:25pm

Texas Tech interim defensive coordinator Mike Smith on Monday upped the rhetoric and hard feelings toward former defensive coordinator Matt Wallerstedt, saying the Red Raiders’ defensive signals have been given away to Tech opponents since some point after Wallerstedt left the staff on Sept. 18. ...

November 17, 2014 - 1:25pm


November 17, 2014 - 2:28pm

You didn’t get this from me, but I’ve heard over the years that beating Texas can salvage even a bad season for some Texas Tech fans. Again, you won’t catch me saying that. As forgettable as this season’s been, a win over Texas on Saturday wouldn’t have made up for all the sloppy play ov...

November 1, 2014 - 11:12pm

Patrick Mahomes' knees wobbled and his eyes glazed over as he was slowly helped off the field. He staggered and stuck out his hand for balance. One of the nearby trainers grabbed it as they helped him make his way to the sideline.

November 1, 2014 - 10:32pm

Freshmen quarterbacks ...

November 1, 2014 - 10:27pm