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Texas Tech’s prodigal son has returned in first year head coach Kliff Kingsbury. The first in the long line of Air Raid quarterbacks under former coach Mike Leach is back in the South Plains of Texas to revive the Red Raiders program, which lost momentum under Leach’s replacement Tommy Tubberville.
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Texas Tech should be considered a real threat to the Big 12 Title. Although Oklahoma and Oklahoma State are the clear favorites, I would not sleep on the Red Raiders. At the moment, they are waxing the field with the Kansas Jayhawks. As we get deeper into Conference play, I would keep an eye on Texas Tech and their high tempo offense.
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Texas Tech shook off a slow start Saturday to rout Kansas 54-16 in Lawrence. The Red Raiders spotted Kansas the first 10 points of the game before ripping off 54 straight.
LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) -- Texas Tech quarterback Baker Mayfield was helped off the field with seconds left in the third quarter against Kansas on Saturday after twisting his right knee.
The true freshman walk-on sensation had thrown for 368 yards, helping the No.20 Red Raiders take a 37-10 lead. He hobbled very gingerly off the field with someone under each arm. He was replaced by...
Charlie Weis is doing his best to turn around Kansas’ football program. He might be trying a bit too hard, however.
KU ran a fake punt from its own end zone in the second quarter of today’s matchup against Texas Tech. It didn’t work. Texas Tech scored two plays later.
A huge determinant of Texas Tech’s success against Kansas will be the Red Raiders’ proficiency in the red zone. And on paper, this aspect of the game looks like a definite advantage for the homestanding Jayhawks.
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"I almost dropped my phone because I couldn't believe Tubby Smith was actually calling me; I was just so shocked," Gray said.
Defensively, the Texas Tech Red Raiders implement a similar scheme to that of Kansas and when the two teams meet Saturday morning and Memorial Stadium, it’ll be up to the Jayhawks to combat Tech’s speed with power and strength.
Texas Tech's Kliff Kingsbury is set to take on Kansas' Charlie Weis in a battle of two coaches who couldn't be more different.
Kliff Kingsbury was the starting quarterback the only time Texas Tech lost to Kansas. The 34-year old coach was reminded of that fact during Monday’s press conference.
Texas Tech has had an awful rush defense the past decade, particularly during the Tommy Tuberville era. One of the main reasons Tech needed three overtimes at home last season to put away a Kansas team who finished 1-11 was because of the poor rush defense.
The battle between Texas Tech and Kansas is one of those games where strength will be pitted against weakness regardless of which team is on offense.
While undefeated Texas Tech hasn't had much trouble moving the ball, coach Kliff Kingsbury is hoping to see the Red Raiders put more points on the board going forward.
Keeping up with the Big 12's lowest-scoring team shouldn't prove too difficult.
Seeking its first 5-0 start in five seasons, No. 20 Texas Tech looks to continue its domination against Kansas and hand...
Kansas intimated this week they expect to win today, but Texas Tech has to win and win convincingly in order to perpetuate its status as a program on the rise.