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Fake punts have all the makings to be either the best or the worst.And Texas Tech punter Ryan Erxleben can stash the fake punt he executed against Texas Thursday night in the "best" category.Check it out as Erxleben fools everyone in a Longhorns uniform by rumbling 51-yards for a touchdown in the first quarter of the game.It would be one of the few highlights of the game for the Red Raiders, though. Texas steamrolled them 41-16 in the annual rivalry showdown.Via Bleacher Report
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Texas Tech Red Raiders punter Ryan Erxleben scored a touchdown by running for 51 yards on a fake punt on 4th-and-18 during the first quarter of Thursday's Thanksgiving game against Texas.Erxleben had help from a lot of blockers downfield, but still showed impressive speed for a punter as he made it to the end zone pretty quickly.As of halftime, Erxleben's 51 yards still leads...
The Texas Tech Red Raiders opened up the playobook against the Texas Longhorns on Thanksgiving night, running a fake punt from their own 49-yard-line. Red Raiders punter Ryan Erxleben didn’t just pick up the first down, he went untouched for 51 yards on this perfectly executed play for a touchdown. Erxleben has some serious speed for a punter and the Red Raiders may want to...
The Texas Tech Red Raiders lost more than the football game to Texas as starting cornerback Bruce Jones was helped off the field after suffering a blow to the head when he collided with a Longhorn receiver.
The 5′-7″ 180 lb. senior returned to the sideline in street clothes. Fox Sports 1 confirmed on the television broadcast that team doctors had diagnosed Jones with a concussion...
There was plenty to like for Longhorn fans in Thursday night's 41-16 victory over Texas Tech. Malcolm Brown and Joe Bergeron each topped 100 yards on the ground. Case McCoy played mistake free. And of course, there was the Texas defense that may have turned in their best effort of the season. Say what you will of Tech's recent struggles, but they still possess and offense...
If Texas Tech can consistently play defense like they did in the first half against UTSA, and offense like they played in the second, the Red Raiders may open some eyes this season.
Jaye Crockett scored 17 points and pulled down eight rebounds to lead Texas Tech to a 94-64 victory against Texas-San Antonio Friday night.
Jordan Tolbert remained a consistent threat for Texas Tech (6-2) as he added 12 points and six rebounds. Randy Onwuasor scored 15 points and Aaron Ross added 13.
Crockett, Tolbert, Ross and Onwuasor gave UTSA fits throughout the game, as Texas...
Texas Tech hoops looks to move to 6-2 Friday against UT-San Antonio at United Spirit Arena.
At one point in the season the Texas Tech Red Raiders were in the top 10 of the nation and the hottest team on the planet. Five weeks later they still have the best passing attack in the nation, but can't win a game to save their lives.They had hoped to change their fortune against the Texas Longhorns Thursday night, but well--it didn't quite happen.@SBNationGIF/TwitterThe...
Five matchups, an X-Factor to watch and a prediction as Texas takes on Texas Tech in a Thanksgiving showdown.
Several Texas Tech commits, such as Dallas Skline DB Derrick Dixon (pictured) are still alive in the playoffs in both Texas and Oklahoma. The following is a guide to their matchups this weekend.
On the back of a 281-yard rushing night and a nine-sack performance by the defense, Texas cruised over Texas Tech 41-16 Thursday night.
Texas Tech can wrap the regular season with a rare victory over rival Texas. The Red Raiders have not defeated the Longhorns since 2008 and have not won in Austin since 1997.
Earlier this week, as Texas prepared for its game against Texas Tech, the Longhorns hosted one of the hottest rising seniors in the state to practice.