It was immediately evident. When Shadell Millinghaus stepped on the court, he was every bit of the cliche - spark off the bench.

Thu, 11/10/2016 - 6:43pm

There were flashes of old - like Zach Smith taking off from just inside the free-throw line and throwing down an alley-oop from Keenan Evans.

Fri, 11/04/2016 - 9:19pm

When it next steps out onto the at United Supermarkets Arena court, the Red Raider basketball team will no longer be fighting for relevance, while trying to climb out of the Big 12 basement.

Thu, 11/03/2016 - 11:00pm

Chris Beard remembers a project in seventh grade when he had to write about what he wanted to be. Except Beard didn't choose basketball. "I said I wanted to be a baseball coach at the time," Beard said.

Thu, 11/03/2016 - 11:01pm

Chris Beard has said multiple times that he wants to be competitive this season for the six seniors on this year's squad.

Thu, 11/03/2016 - 11:00pm

Seven of those are returning Red Raiders, while five of them are newcomers to the program. Those new faces add competition, as well as size and experience, to a team yearning to return to the NCAA Tournament.

Thu, 11/03/2016 - 11:00pm


Thu, 11/03/2016 - 6:48pm

In October, Texas Tech was picked to tie for seventh place in the Big with Oklahoma State in the annual preseason poll. That vote, however, means nothing to junior Justin Gray. "I respect it, obviously," Gray said.

Thu, 11/03/2016 - 11:00pm

The Texas Tech men's basketball program has announced a promotion for fans attending the program's lone exhibition contest versus Missouri Western State on November 4.

Thu, 10/27/2016 - 11:09pm

The HYPE: Episode 11