Ellis has joined coach Jeremy McFerrin's staff at Trinity Christian as an assistant for the upcoming season.

June 8, 2012 - 10:41pm

When he began high school, Dejan Kravic never thought basketball would take him to a Division-I university.

June 6, 2012 - 8:52pm

The Texas Tech men's basketball team is expected to hire Jeremy Cox as its new assistant coach, according to a source.

June 6, 2012 - 11:16pm

Tech basketball set to hire new assistant

The Texas Tech men’s basketball team is expected to hire Jeremy Cox as its new assistant coach, according to a source.

Cox will replace Jeff Kidder, who left Tech last month to take a job as a high school coach near his hometown in Kentucky.

The hire brings familiarity to the Tech staff. Cox was an assistant under Red Raider head coach Billy Gillispie during stops at Texas A&M and Kentucky.

Brian Hanni will begin his role as the new play-by-play radio broadcaster for the Red Raiders this upcoming season, Tech announced Wednesday.

May 23, 2012 - 5:59pm

Jeff Kidder, who spent last season as an assistant coach for the Texas Tech men's basketball team, is leaving coach Billy Gillispie's staff to become the head coach at Taylor County High School in Campbellsville, Ky.

May 18, 2012 - 4:54pm

The offseason carousel for the Texas Tech men's basketball team may finally be nearing its end.

May 16, 2012 - 6:26pm

Former Texas Tech basketball assistant Chris Beard on Monday was named the new head coach at McMurry after he backed out of a job he'd accepted last week at Lamar State College-Port Arthur.

May 14, 2012 - 11:10pm

DeShon Minnis will transfer to Rhode Island, the former Texas Tech guard announced on his Twitter page Thursday. The move to the East Coast means Minnis, who is from the Philadelphia area, will continue his college career closer to home.

May 10, 2012 - 8:15pm

Two more Tech basketball players set to transfer

Two more players are set to transfer from the Texas Tech basketball program.

Guards Terran Petteway and DeShon Minnis had their names added to CBSSports.com's list of nationwide transfers over the weekend, and the Avalanche-Journal has learned that both players are taking visits to other schools this week.

Minnis was set to visit Providence this week and reportedly has a visit set up with Rhode Island, as well. Minnis, who averaged 3.1 points per game as a freshman, is from the Philadelphia area.