For the first time since January, Justin Gray ran around on the court with his teammates at United Supermarkets Arena in front of the Red Raider faithful.

October 9, 2015 - 10:31pm

Red Raider dunk contest predictions (Krista Pirtle's Blog)

In conjunction with Homecoming week, the Texas Tech men’s and women’s basketball programs will play host to “Homecoming and Hoops Pep Rally” at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 9 at the United Supermarkets Arena.

Admission to the event is free with doors opening at 7 p.m.

While both basketball teams will be introduced, along with head coaches Tubby Smith and Candi Whitaker, the men’s basketball players will be showcased in a dunk contest.

Last year, senior Robert Turner took home the prize (

For the first time in conference history, four of five members of the All-Big 12 First Team from the previous season return. Leading the way is the 2014-15 Big 12 Player of the Year and this year's preseason selection - Buddy Hield of Oklahoma.

October 8, 2015 - 11:14am

Toddrick Gotcher had one word to describe Texas Tech's Canadian Foreign Tour - magical. "I can't say enough about it," the senior guard said. "It's been magical for us because we bonded well, we won games and we learned our roles during the games.

October 8, 2015 - 5:23pm

The Texas Tech men's basketball program has added nine television appearances to its 2015-16 schedule announced Thursday by the Texas Tech Athletics Department and Red Raider Sports Properties, a property of Learfield Sports.

October 8, 2015 - 12:10pm

In conjunction with homecoming week, the Texas Tech men's and women's basketball programs will host the "Homecoming and Hoops Pep Rally" at 7:30 p.m. Friday at the United Supermarkets Arena. Admission to the event is free, with doors opening at 7 p.m.

October 7, 2015 - 1:04pm

Texas Tech men's basketball guard Toddrick Gotcher is one of 10 student-athletes who will be featured during the initial "Big 12 Champions for Life" campaign announced Thursday by the conference office. Gotcher possesses a 3.

October 1, 2015 - 8:22pm

The Texas Tech men's basketball team has signed Rokas Ulvydas to an athletic scholarship announced Wednesday by head coach Tubby Smith. "We are excited to welcome Rokas to our program," Smith said in a press release.

September 23, 2015 - 5:07pm

Texas Tech men's basketball senior guard Toddrick Gotcher was named one of five recipients of the 16th annual John McLendon Minority Postgraduate Scholarship as announced by three national organizations.

September 4, 2015 - 3:55pm

Texas Tech men's basketball is slated to take on Arkansas as part of the Big 12/SEC Challenge at 3 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 30. The game will be televised nationally on ESPNU along with www.WatchESPN and the Watch ESPN app.

August 27, 2015 - 12:29am