Stan Bonewitz played at Texas Tech in the late 1990s. The current Concordia head coach garnered All-Southwest Conference Freshmen Team honors in 1995-96 and earned honorable-mention All-Big 12 honors two years later.

November 1, 2015 - 11:27pm

Minnesota Timberwolves coach Flip Saunders died this week of cancer at the age of 60. His son, Ryan, played at the University of Minnesota from 2004-06 under Texas Tech coach Tubby Smith.

October 28, 2015 - 6:36pm

Much has been made about the recent rule change from the 35-second shot clock to the 30-second clock in men's college basketball. For Kansas coach Bill Self, that doesn't make much difference for him and his team.

October 20, 2015 - 9:04pm


October 21, 2015 - 4:26pm

Smith: We have the right kids on board. It's just a matter of time and continuous improvement from the skill set.

October 20, 2015 - 8:33pm

The first book Tubby Smith ever read was 'They Call Me Coach,' by John Wooden. "I had him autograph it years ago," the Texas Tech coach said.

October 15, 2015 - 4:39pm

Kansas is the preseason choice to win the Big 12 men's basketball regular season championship. The Jayhawks were a unanimous selection and are the favorite for the 14th time in conference history overall.

October 15, 2015 - 9:37am

Texas Tech men's basketball head coach Tubby Smith will receive the 2016 John R. Wooden "Legends of Coaching" award announced Tuesday at the Los Angeles Athletic Club's annual Wooden Award Tipoff Luncheon.

October 13, 2015 - 4:48pm

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 - 9:31pm

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 (