Hocutt backs Tuberville for a certain third season with the Red Raiders as Texas Tech looks forward to bringing in new recruits.
The last half of Texas Tech's football season was disastrous, leaving Tuberville and the returning Red Raiders with a lot to prove in year three of the new program.
Eric Ward stood out with a Tech single-game record of 16 catches, but how did the rest of the team fare against Baylor?
Baylor handed Tech its first losing season since 1992. The 5-7 Red Raiders will not be going to a bowl game for the first time since 1999.
Split end Eric Ward broke the Texas Tech single-game record for pass receptions in the Red Raiders' loss to Baylor on Saturday.
After Robert Griffin III was injured, replacement quarterback Nick Florence led Baylor to four second-half touchdowns against the Red Raiders.