Tuberville Focused on Academics Too

Published 01/10 2010 03:18PM

Updated 01/11 2010 12:50PM

If you watched Coach Tuberville's news conference live on KAMC Sunday, you heard him talk about his focus on academics.

Even when he was interviewing for the position here at Tech, he made sure to ask a lot of questions about educational opportunities for players. Texas Tech President Guy Bailey told us a big reason for wanting Tuberville as head coach was his interest in players' education. And for President Bailey, academics are just as important as athletics when it comes to strengthening Tech's reputation.

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