It was day one of this two day event getting you ready for the 2014 football season
Coach Kingsbury's first season at Texas Tech was a roller coaster ride that saw them climb as high as No. 10 in the country, but saw them free fall through October and November, until a huge win over 14th ranked Arizona State vaulted them into the offseason.
LUBBOCK, Texas – Texas Tech shortstop Tim Proudfoot (North Bend, Wash.) and right-handed pitcher Dominic Moreno (Farmington, N.M.) will return for their senior seasons after passing on opportunities to sign with Major League Baseball organizations with today’s 4 p.m. CT signing deadline for the 2014 MLB First-Year Player Draft.
Lubbock -- The Red Raiders were picked 6th in the Big 12 preseason media poll on Thursday, with 56 ballots cast.
For the first time in 17 years Mack Brown will not be roaming the sidelines as the head coach of the Texas Longhorns. It is a new era on the 40 Acres as Charlie Strong takes over a program that is far from broken, coming off an 8-5 season that was tough to explain.
Nigel Bethel's former football coach from Miami, Tim Harris, spoke out about his reinstatement to TTU.
LUBBOCK, Texas – Gabe Rivera and Zach Thomas highlight a list of eight former Texas Tech student-athletes who will be inducted into the Southwest Conference Hall of Fame this fall. Gerald Myers and Polk Robison, meanwhile, will be inducted as student-athletes, coaches and administrators.
LUBBOCK, Texas – Texas Tech sophomore right-handed pitcher Matt Custred (Keller, Texas) was named the California Collegiate League All-Star Game Most Valuable Player Wednesday evening night at the sixth-annual event at the MLB Urban Youth Academy in Compton, Calif.
Texas Tech University on Wednesday announced that Nigel Bethel II has been reinstated to the football team.
Texas Tech University on Wednesday morning released the surveillance video of an incident between former Red Raider football team recruit Nigel Bethel II, and Lady Raider basketball player Amber Battle.
Texas Tech lineman Le'Raven Clark continues to tabulate preseason watch lists and was the lone Red Raider named to the Preseason All-Big 12 Team.
LUBBOCK, Texas – Freshman defensive back Nigel Bethel has been reinstated to the Texas Tech Football program after being initially dismissed from the team for his role in an incident at the Texas Tech Student Recreation Center on June 28.
LUBBOCK, Texas – Texas Tech sophomore quarterback Davis Webb will enter his second season leading the Red Raider offense as one of 39 preseason candidates for the Davey O’Brien Award, which is presented annually to the nation’s top collegiate quarterback.
Click this story for a replay of the Texas Tech announcement that Bethel would come back to the football team.
This season the TCU Horned Frogs will look to turn around a downward trend in recent years from a perfect 13-0 in 2010 to just 4-8 in 2013.
Nigel Bethel II was kicked off the Texas Tech football team in late June after he was accused of punching Lady Raider basketball player Amber Battle in the face. On Tuesday evening he said he would like to come back to the team.
LUBBOCK, Texas – Texas Tech junior Jakeem Grant became the latest in a long history of Red Raider wide receivers to be named to the Biletnikoff Award Watch List on Tuesday, the Tallahassee Quarterback Club Foundation announced.
Lubbock--The Baylor Bears Come into the 2014 as the defending Big 12 Champions for the first time in their history, and are hungry for more in 2014.
A Lubbock County grand jury chose not to pursue a felony charge against Nigel Bethel II, the Texas Tech football player accused of punching Lady Raider basketball player Amber Battle in the face.
LUBBOCK, Texas – Senior wide receiver Bradley Marquez is one of 182 nominees for the AFCA Good Works Team, one of the most coveted and prestigious off the field honors in college football. The award recognizes players whose charitable involvement and community service contributions stand out among all other student-athletes participating in the sport.
AUSTIN— The 2015 University Interscholastic League Girls and Boys State Basketball Tournaments will be played at the Alamodome in San Antonio the UIL announced Tuesday.
LUBBOCK, Texas – Texas Tech junior Le’Raven Clark was named to the Rotary Lombardi Award Watch List on Monday, his second preseason accolade heading into the 2014 season.
The Oklahoma Sooners ended the season last year as the talk of college football as Trevor Knight and Company dismantled the Alabama Crimson Tide 45-31 in the Sugar Bowl, carrying huge momentum into the 2014 Season.
LUBBOCK, Texas — Texas Tech men’s golf head coach Greg Sands announced Friday the hiring of Jeremy Alcorn to fill the assistant coach position on his staff.
LUBBOCK, Texas (July 11, 2014) — The Lubbock Christian University Athletic Department and Administration has been diligently striving to transition Lubbock Christian University to full NCAA Division II status since entering candidacy during the summer of 2012.
Paul Rhoads and his Cyclones enter 2014 looking for its first winning season since 2009.
LeBron James is going back to Cleveland, agreeing to join the Cavaliers franchise that drafted him in 2003, he announced in a story on Sports Illustrated.
The Oklahoma State Cowboys suffered two bitter defeats at the end of the 2013 season and will look to shake those off in 2014.
Texas Tech Junior Tackle Le’Raven Clark was named to the Outland Trophy award watch list, honoring the nations top interior lineman, Thursday morning.
Dana Holgerson is on the hot seat entering his fourth season at the helm of West Virginia football.
Season Tickets sold out for first time in school history; Additional parking options announced
LUBBOCK, Texas – A pair of Texas Tech sophomore right-handed pitchers were named to the California Collegiate League All-Star roster as Matt Withrow (San Luis Obispo Blues) and Matt Custred (Los Angeles Brewers) were among the 60 top prospects at the midway point in the season.
LUBBOCK, Texas – Texas Tech senior Ryan Bustin is one of 30 kickers in the country that have been named to the Lou Groza Collegiate Place-Kicker Award Watch List, announced today by the Palm Beach County Sports Commission.
Bill Snyder has led one of the great turnarounds in college football, twice, at the same school. The Kansas State Wildcats have made a bowl game in every season since his return in 2009 winning the Buffalo Wild Wings Bowl last season.
For the 5th time in the Last five years the Kansas Jayhawks found themselves at the bottom of the Big 12 Conference, but for the first time in three seasons they were able to win a conference game.
It was a painful end to an incredible season. A historic run that the Skip Bertman National Coach of the Year is just now starting to process.
LUBBOCK, Texas – Texas Tech sophomore quarterback Davis Webb has been named to the Maxwell Award Watch List, an award given annually to America’s college player of the year since 1937.
LUBBOCK, Texas – Texas Tech senior Kenny Williams is one of 47 players that have been named to the Paul Hornung Award Watch List, the Louisville Sports Commission announced Monday.
Elliot Richoux passed away tragically on July 4, in an accident at Lake Conroe.
The No. 1 game on our countdown of the Top 5 games of the 2013 Texas Tech football season is the Holiday Bowl versus Arizona State.
The Red Raiders won a triple-overtime thriller in Fort Worth in their first ever Big 12 Meeting with The TCU Horned Frogs and had the Thursday Night stage all to themselves for Coach Kingsbury's first conference game as head coach.
The Red Raiders Trip to Omaha might have ended a couple of weeks ago but the Double T will be flying inside TD Ameritrade this evening during the College Homerun Derby.
During Kliff Kingsbury’s Career as a player there was never much of a quarterback controversy, but his first game as a head coach that was the biggest question coming in.
LUBBOCK, Texas – Texas Tech head coach Tim Tadlock has been named the 2014 American Baseball Coaches Association Midwest Region Coach of the Year.
LUBBOCK, Texas – Gabe Rivera, one of the all-time great defensive players to wear the Scarlet and Black, will be enshrined into the prestigious Texas Tech Football Ring of Honor on Sept. 13, when Texas Tech hosts former Southwest Conference foe Arkansas at Jones AT&T Stadium.
In 2013 the Red Raider Football team reeled off six straight wins to start the season but faced their first real road challenge of the season heading into hostile Milan-Puskar Stadium in West Virginia.
We begin our countdown in Norman Oklahoma where the 10th ranked and undefeated Red Raiders faced their toughest test of the year in the Oklahoma Sooners.
Texas Tech on Monday released the police report in which TTU football recruit Nigel Bethel II was accused of hitting Lady Raider basketball player Amber Battle.
Bad news came out of Texas Tech as one of the football programs highly regarded recruits dashed his dreams of playing in front of Red Raider nation.
Texas Tech University dismissed Texas Tech football recruit Nigel Bethel II on Sunday after reports that he hit a Lady Raider basketball player. UPDATED
Every year, a new class is inducted into the National College Baseball Hall of Fame, and the brotherhood of coaches, players and umpires grows. With the 2014 class, that sense of brotherhood will be even more prominent, as the Hall of Fame will now feature siblings.
Baseball has always been strong here on the South Plains at every level, especially with the youngsters.
LUBBOCK, Texas – Texas Tech sophomore first baseman Eric Gutierrez (Mission, Texas), one of the nation’s premier power hitters, is one of eight players in the country that will compete in the fifth-annual TD Ameritrade College Home Run Derby set for Thursday, July 3 at 7:30 p.m. in Omaha. The contest will air live on ESPN.
Summer is officially here and sports have started to slow down a bit on the South Plains but before you know it the whistles will be blowing and the pads will be popping in August.
LUBBOCK, Texas – The Texas Tech baseball program started the 2014 Major League Baseball season with several former players on MLB rosters and on Minor League Baseball teams trying to reach the big leagues.
A video recap of Texas Tech's Run to Omaha. Music by Todd Thibaud.
Lubbock - The 2014 class of the Lubbock ISD Athletic Hall of Honor will be recognized and inducted on Saturday evening, June 21st, in a ceremony to take place at the Overton Hotel and Conference Center in Lubbock.
Frenship survived a day packed full of football to Advance to the State 7-on-7 Tournament in College Station.
LUBBOCK, Texas – There will be a pair of Texas Tech baseball players joining the New York Yankees organization as senior left-handed pitcher Jonny Drozd (Lake Dallas, Texas) signed a free agent contract with the organization Friday.
LUBBOCK, Texas – Texas Tech senior outfielder/designated hitter Adam Kirsch (Spring, Texas) has signed a free agent contract with the New York Yankees. He becomes the fifth Red Raider to be drafted/sign free agent with a Major League Baseball organization this June.
It was nothing short of a great season for the Red Raider baseball team; even magical at times.
OMAHA, Neb. – No. 7 Texas Tech had its historic season come to an end as No. 4 Ole Miss scored the game-winning run on a walk-off RBI single in the bottom of the ninth inning for a 2-1 victory Tuesday afternoon at the College World Series at TD Ameritrade Park in front of 18,828 fans.
We had our first elimination game today between Texas and Louisville, in which the Longhorns defeated the Cardinals, 4-1. Tomorrow the Red Raiders will take their turn trying to stay alive against the Ole Miss Rebels.
Announced during during a school board meeting, former Seminole Head Coach Paul Page was hired on to take over the Frenship boy's basketball program.
Red Raiders will play Tuesday at 2 p.m. against the Ole Miss/Virginia loser in an elimination game
Texas Tech falls to TCU, 3-2 in program's first College World Series game
The Texas Tech Baseball team arrived at TD Ameritrade Park this morning just after 11:30am.
We're less than a day away from the Red Raiders and the Horned Frogs facing off in the 2014 College World Series.
Things are finally underway at the College World Series in Omaha, NE. The texas tech red raiders are making their first appearance at the big show but not everyone is a rookie under those lights.
Just a year ago, Ryan Moseley was pitching at the UIL State tournament for Lubbock Cooper.
LUBBOCK, Texas – Texas Tech second-year head baseball coach Tim Tadlock has been named the 2014 National College Baseball Hall of Fame Skip Bertman National Coach of the Year, the organization announced Friday morning.
Alamo Drafthouse will offer live streaming of Texas Tech’s appearance Sunday at 2:00 pm in the College World Series.
The Red Raiders have officially gone where no other Texas Tech team has. Today they touched down in Omaha, Nebraska just a few days away from playing in the program's first ever College World Series.
Kennedy Kithuka and Hannah Carson open NCAA Championships with Top-8 finishes
Here is a replay of the live streaming provided by EverythingLubbock.com when the Texas Tech baseball team left for Omaha.
Red Raiders earn highest national ranking since 1997
The Red Raiders got back to work today after two days of relishing the glory of making it to the programs first ever trip to the College World Series.
The Red Raiders continue to make history, making their first ever trip to Omaha and they used pitching and defense to get it done in a pair of 1-0 shutouts against College of Charleston.
The Red Raiders College World series match-up is set as they will take on the TCU Horned Frogs in the opening round of the College World Series, on Sunday in Omaha.
LUBBOCK, Texas - For the first time in school history, the Texas Tech Red Raiders will be heading to Omaha and the College World Series.
After a rain delay and a 3:30 pm start time, Texas Tech beat the College of Charleston in the second game of the Super Regional held in Lubbock.
LUBBOCK, Texas- No. 10 Texas Tech was led by junior left-handed pitcher Chris Sadberry's eight shutout innings on its way to a 1-0 shutout over No. 16 College of Charleston in game one of the NCAA Lubbock Super Regional on Saturday afternoon in front of a Dan Law Field at Rip Griffin Park stadium record 4,811 fans in attendance.
Red Raiders are a win away from Omaha.
Tyler Neslony drove in Stephen Smith in the 4th Inning with a triple to left field, which was the game winning run
This a huge baseball weekend here on the South Plains, but there is some big time high school football being played over at Plains Capital Park, Lowrey Field.
LUBBOCK, Texas - The Miami Marlins selected Texas Tech junior left-handed pitcher Chris Sadberry (Holliday, Texas) with the 167th overall pick in the sixth round of the 2014 Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft Friday afternoon.
LUBBOCK, Texas – Texas Tech had its second player taken in the 2014 Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft when junior catcher Hunter Redman (Midland, Texas) was selected in the eighth round by the Los Angeles Dodgers (249th overall) on Friday afternoon.
LUBBOCK, Texas - Adrian Gregory, a Texas native with Lubbock roots, has been named the seventh head softball coach at Texas Tech, athletics director Kirby Hocutt announced Friday.
The Red Raiders are just under two days away from the biggest game in program history as they open up their first ever super regional against College of Charleston.
Tomorrow super regionals around the country will get underway, with Red Raider fans having to wait until Saturday to witness Tech's first ever super regional game.
This proving to be one big week for championship baseball for the south plains as yesterday Cooper and Idalou made a run at the state title game, falling just short in the state semi-finals.
The Idalou Wildcats made their first ever trip to the State tournament this week, coming up just short in the State-semi’s to Troy.
Texas Tech receives No. 10 ranking in Collegiate Baseball and NCBWA polls
This weekend the Red Raider baseball team will play to extend for a ticket to Omaha as they get set to host a super regional right here in Lubbock, Texas.
Both the Lubbock Cooper and Idalou baseball teams were playing at the state tournament in Austin, TX.
The Red Raiders are back home in Texas after a huge weekend taking the regional championship at the Coral Gables Regional, and returned home to their fans waiting at Chaparral air park this afternoon.
The Red Raiders will take on College of Charleston starting Saturday in the Lubbock Super Regional. The Cougars are 44-17 on the season out of the Colonial Athletic Association.
A big-time week of baseball for the South Plains gets started tomorrow with Idalou and Cooper opening up the state tournament. Idalou is making their first trip while the Pirates are making their 2nd trip in two years.
The Texas Tech baseball team returned home via the Lubbock Preston Smith International Airport after beating Miami Monday in Coral Gables Florida. UPDATED for replay of video.
Tickets for the 2014 NCAA Lubbock Super Regional are officially sold out.
The Idalou Wildcats are a part of a huge baseball weekend for West Texas as The Wildcats and the Cooper Pirates will compete at the state tournament while the NCAA tournament comes to Lubbock.
CORAL GABLES, Fla. – No. 23 Texas Tech shutout No. 3 Miami (Fla.) 4-0 to win the NCAA Coral Gables Regional Tournament championship game behind a complete-game shutout by junior left-handed pitcher Cameron Smith on Monday afternoon at Alex Rodrigues Park – Mark Light Field.
Texas Tech signs a pair of five-star prospects and two international players in 2014 class
Miami Forced Texas Tech into a Deciding Game 7 With a 2-1 Win
Red Raiders trying to eliminate Miami in the Coral Gables Regional. A win today will mark Tech’s first time in school history to make a Super Regional.
After Texas Tech walked off against Columbia in the opening round of the Coral Gables Regional, they won a date with the host team, Miami.
The Idalou Wildcats pummeled No. 2 Wall in the first game on Wednesday, 19-2.
MIAMI, Fla. – Texas Tech sophomore outfielder Tyler Neslony (Corpus Christi, Texas) is one of 36 players in the country named a semifinalist for the Gregg Olson Breakout Player of the Year Award, a national honor given to a top amateur baseball player who elevates his game to an elite level throughout the season.
Another team trying to punch their ticket to the state tournament was the Monterey Plainsmen as they tried to even the series with Aledo tonight in Abilene.
It was win or go home for the Coronado Lady Mustangs make their first ever appearance at the 5A state tournament.
Lubbock Cooper was looking to avoid postseason elimination after getting crushed 11-1 against Iowa Park in game one of the 3A regional finals.
CORAL GABLES, Fla. – No. 23 Texas Tech defeated Columbia 3-2 in the first round of the NCAA Coral Gables Regional Tournament on Friday afternoon as sophomore first baseman Eric Gutierrez hit a walk-off RBI double in the bottom of the ninth inning at Alex Rodriguez Park – Mark Light Field.
While Snyder will pack up and head back West, the Coronado Lady Mustangs still in the midst of their historic run, as they get ready for their first appearance at the state tournament tomorrow.
Early this morning the Snyder Lady Tigers woke up just one win away from the 3A softball UIL State Championship, but to get there they'd have to get past the Van Lady Vandals in the state semi-final.
The Red Raider baseball team is in Miami getting ready for the Coral Gables Regional.
Lubbock Cooper couldn't keep up with Iowa Park which put up 3 runs in the 3rd, 4th, and 5th innings en route to an 11-1 win in game one of the regional finals.
Idalou put up 19 runs in game one against Wall to start the regional final series.
The Cooper Pirates have been as good as it gets when it comes to baseball in West Texas, particularly under their head coach of 16 years, Terry Baxter.
Cooper catcher Stanton Keane could have a busy week, should his team make it all the way to state, because next week he is also slated to represent Cooper in the ASCO Classic Football All-Star Game.
The Red Raider baseball team will leave for Miami Wednesday for their regional beginning Friday with Columbia. Texas Tech is one of five Big 12 teams to hear their name called yesterday, the third most of any conference.
LUBBOCK, Texas – For the first time in a decade, Texas Tech will play in the NCAA Tournament as the No. 2 seed in the Coral Gables Regional, hosted by Miami (Fla.).
It was a wild weekend of weather for the Coronado Mustang softball team as they tried to play Friday night but rain pushed it back. Mansfield Timberview actually left the field, but Coronado did everything they could to help get the field ready for play, which they eventually did with first pitch coming around 10:30pm.
With all of the much needed rain, West Texas has gotten over the past few days the baseball and softball playoffs had to be adapted as Idalou and Holliday suspended game two on Saturday with Idalou winning 9-3 and had to finish game two Monday morning.
Texas Tech baseball's decade-long drought officially came to an end on Monday.
Snyder whooped up on Pampa yesterday in game one to move to just one game shy of the state tournament.
On Friday, Cooper and Liberty Hill elected to play a one-game playoff today in the regional semi-final round.
As if playoff time couldn't get any more chaotic, thunderstorms thrown into the mix have had our local teams tested in more ways than they may have anticipated.
Snyder and Pampa faced off in a matinee for game one over at Cooper High School.
The fifth ranked Idalou Wildcats have steamrolled through the playoffs so far, outscoring opponents 71-1.
Monterey took down Cleburne, the 8th ranked team in the country, in game one on Thursday.
OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. – No. 21 Texas Tech was eliminated from the Phillips 66 Big 12 Championship following a 9-8 loss against Oklahoma on Thursday afternoon at Chickasaw Bricktown Ballpark.
LUBBOCK, Texas ( – Texas Tech head track and field coach Wes Kittley and senior Red Raider distance runner Kennedy Kithuka were honored by the Big 12 Conference Thursday morning on the heels of the program’s second Big 12 Championship.
The Coronado Lady Mustangs will take on Mansfield Timberview at Abilene Christian.
No. 5 Idalou allowed just one run in their two game sweep of Littlefield.
The Red Raiders had their 4-game winning streak snapped with an 8-3 loss to Texas in the first round of the Big 12 Tournament in Oklahoma City.
The Monterey Plainsmen battled their way past the Amarillo High Sandies last weekend walking off in game two with a sweep.
Today was the big day for a couple of Lubbock High athletes as they made their college decisions known. Erin lopez and Kyzer DelBusto will compete at the next level.
Red Raider Sophomore Will Face No. 22 Shane Vinsant of Texas A&M at 6 PM Tonight
Senior Red Raider makes second appearance of season on The Bowerman Trophy Watch List
Lubbock Cooper Head Coach Terry Baxter is making a claim for Coach of the Year on the South Plains.
OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. – Texas Tech had six players named to the 2014 All-Big 12 Baseball first and second Team on Tuesday while senior designated hitter Adam Kirsch was named the league’s Newcomer of the Year, the Big 12 Conference announced Tuesday morning.
Cecily DeShaun Weaver (photo attached) has been named the Estacado Girls Athletic Coordinator and Head Girls Basketball Coach.
Six All-Big 12 selections are the most by the Red Raiders since 2001
LUBBOCK, Texas – Texas Tech senior outfielder Adam Kirsch (Spring, Texas) has been named the Big 12 Player of the Week, the league office announced this afternoon. Kirsch becomes the first player to receive both player of the week and league newcomer of the week in the same season since 2012 (Oklahoma’s Hunter Lockwood).
The Frenship Tigers have now reached the regional semi-finals after taking care of business sweeping their last series against Lubbock High.
Red Raiders host a total of 14 matches at United Supermarkets Arena this fall
Not a bad way to end a regular season as the Red Raiders closed things out with a sweep of West Virginia.
Several of our high school teams are still fighting to stretch their season. One of those teams being the Coronado Lady Mustangs.
LUBBOCK, Texas – No. 23 Texas Tech finished off a 40-win regular season with its third straight Big 12 series sweep at home with a 4-0 shutout over West Virginia on Saturday afternoon in front of 2,509 fans at Dan Law Field at Rip Griffin Park.
Freshman Hannes Ronneblad leads Tech with a tie for 13th on the individual leaderboard