Texas Tech 70North Texas 43 TEXAS TECH 70 FG FT REB Min.

Wed, 11/16/2016 - 12:13am

MEN'S COLLEGE BASKETBALL: TEXAS TECH VS. NORTH TEXAS 6:30 P.M. TUESDAY UNITED SUPERMARKETS ARENA Red Raider basketball fans will see a familiar face on the opposing bench as Tony Benford returns to Lubbock.

Mon, 11/14/2016 - 11:48pm

Chris Beard mentioned Thursday afternoon that he thinks Keenan Evans can get 100 times better. Friday night, the junior point guard proved he's well on his way. Evans torched Houston Baptist for 28 points as Texas Tech defeated the Huskies 93-67.

Fri, 11/11/2016 - 8:40pm

Chris Beard doesn't view basketball with five positions concretely defined and separated by an impenetrable boundary. There is no size or skill set specific to a point guard (1), shooting guard (2), small forward (3), power forward (4) or center(5).

Thu, 11/10/2016 - 6:47pm

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