It's not often there's a topic everyone agrees with on Twitter. But that seemed to be the case Friday afternoon when the NCAA Men's Basketball Rules Committee released their proposed rule changes.

May 15, 2015 - 7:57pm

Red Raider basketball to face Arkansas in Big 12/SEC Challenge

Texas Tech men’s basketball is slated to play at Arkansas January 30 in the third annual Big 12/SEC Challenge.

Every game of the challenge will be played on January 30 and will air on the ESPN family of networks (eight of the 10 games on ESPN or ESPN2).

Twelve of the teams involved advanced to the NCAA tournament last season.

A Kansas vs. Kentucky match-up highlights the challenge.

College basketball players aren't lacing up their Converses anymore. Instead, there's a battle of sorts between Nike, Adidas and Under Armour, to name a few as to what shoe players choose to wear.

May 11, 2015 - 11:07pm

Mark Adams is leaving his position as Director of Basketball Operations for Texas Tech to become an assistant coach at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock.

May 11, 2015 - 3:41pm

I’m all about defensive basketball. Maybe it’s because of all the grueling defensive stance drills I did growing up that made me appreciate the hard work done on that side of the ball. The offense has a game plan, and the defense is there to crash the party. But by crash, I mean steal the bal...

May 10, 2015 - 10:42pm

Kansas freshmen to enter 2015 NBA Draft (Krista Pirtle's Blog)

Kansas freshmen Kelly Oubre, Jr. and Cliff Alexander have decided to enter the 2015 NBA Draft.

Oubre, a 6-foot-7 wing, started 27 games for the Jayhawks and averaged 9.3 points and five rebounds per game.

Alexander, a 6-foot-8 forward, averaged 7.1 points and 5.3 rebounds per game with six starts.

Texas Tech coach Tubby Smith has been selected as the 2015 honoree at the NABC and NCAA Office of Inclusion’s “Celebration of Champions” event in conjunction with the Final Four slated for Sunday 3-5 p.m. at Crispus Attucks High School in Indianapolis, Indiana. “I cannot thank NABC and the ...

April 1, 2015 - 11:37am

Randy Onwuasor to transfer from Texas Tech (Krista Pirtle's Blog)

Sophomore guard Randy Onwuasor has decided to transfer from Texas Tech.

“Randy Onwuasor has declared his intention to transfer and has started the process,” according to a text message from Trenten Hilburn, a spokesperson for Texas Tech.

Onwuasor played in 30 games this season and averaged 4.2 points  per contest.

His freshman year, Onwuasor played in all 32 games and averaged 2.9 points.

Boston guard and Oklahoma State product Marcus Smart was ejected after being assessed a flagrant foul 2 for delivering an uppercut to Matt Bonner's groin with 9 minutes remaining in the Celtics game against the San Antonio Surs on Friday.

March 20, 2015 - 10:22pm

Sophomore forward Alex Foster has been granted his release from the basketball program, Texas Tech confirmed Friday morning.   “We have enjoyed having Alex as a part of our program,” coach Tubby Smith said in a statement. “We wish him the best of luck in the future.” This past season, th...

March 20, 2015 - 11:27am