In his previous 23 years as a head coach, Tubby Smith had never gone 0-5 to start conference play. Until now. After dropping contests to then No. 11 Texas, No. 14 West Virginia, No.

January 17, 2015 - 8:59pm

In his previous 23 years as a head coach, Tubby Smith had never gone 0-5 to start conference play. Until now. After dropping contests to then No. 11 Texas, No. 14 West Virginia, No. 12 Kansas and a soon-to-be-ranked Kansas State, Texas Tech fell to TCU 62-42. The Horned Frogs, who received votes ...

January 17, 2015 - 6:10pm

The Red Raiders have to score more efficiently if they want to win a game in the toughest league in the nation, the Big 12. Texas Tech mounted a late-game surge against Texas but couldn't get to within striking distance.

January 17, 2015 - 12:05am

TEXAS TECH VS. TCU 3 P.M. TODAY LUBBOCK, TEXAS To win a Big 12 game, Texas Tech has to take care of the basketball. "Live ball turnovers have really hurt us," Texas Tech coach Tubby Smith said.

January 16, 2015 - 11:13pm

MANHATTAN, Kan. - Robert Turner wanted to get back to the Texas Tech style of basketball. Losing by 32 on the road at Kansas wasn't Red Raider basketball. "Nobody wants to lose like that," the senior guard said. "We're a better team than that.

January 15, 2015 - 2:00am

MANHATTAN, Kan. — Robert Turner wanted to get back to the Texas Tech style of basketball. Losing by 32 on the road at Kansas wasn’t Red Raider basketball. “Nobody wants to lose like that,” the senior guard said. “We’re a better team than that. We let a team kind of bully us a little bi...

January 14, 2015 - 10:04pm

TEXAS TECH MENAT KANSAS STATE 7 P.M. WEDNESDAY Texas Tech has lost five of its last six games by an average of 16.6 points.

January 13, 2015 - 10:18pm

Averaging only 59.0 points per game in Big 12 play, Texas Tech won't win games by simply outscoring its opponents. Through three league games, the Red Raiders have given up a conference-worst 78.0 points per game.

January 13, 2015 - 12:05am

Tubby Smith thought the five players that started the second half should have gone to the bus. Down 42-25 at the half, the Red Raiders looked on as No. 12 Kansas opened up the second half on an 11-0 run en route to an 86-54 victory. “At half time, coach Smith said basically just got to show our ...

January 10, 2015 - 4:58pm

Some call it the charity stripe, but the free-throw line has been anything but charitable for the Red Raiders so far this season. In Texas Tech's five losses, a few more made free throws could have changed the game.

January 9, 2015 - 6:31pm