1. Baylor—Texas Tech: Red Raiders Look to Improve Bowl Bid

    Introduction: Baylor and Texas Tech have both faced quite a bit of adversity this season. Unfortunately for Baylor, losing star QB Robert Griffin III proved to be much more damaging than the ...

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  2. Kansas-Texas Tech: Intriguing Matchups Set Stage for Struggling Teams

      Introduction Kansas QB Todd Reesing brings his high-powered offense to Lubbock. Typically, that spells trouble for opposing teams, but after last week’s dose of humble pie dished out ...

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  3. Texas A&M-Texas Tech: It's Now A&M's Turn To Prove Itself Against Talented Tech

    Introduction Texas A&M started the season 3-0 and had everything clicking. Big play WR Jeff Fuller was coming into his own and QB Jerrod Johnson showed accuracy that he didn’t have the last two seasons...

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  4. Texas Tech- Nebraska: Red Raiders Face Tough Cornhusker Defense

    Introduction Nebraska and Texas Tech face off Saturday in a battle between teams with decidedly different identities...

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  5. Texas Tech Licking Its Chops Over Winless New Mexico, Lobos Just Licking Wounds

    Introduction:   The New Mexico Lobos arrive at Jones AT&T Stadium licking their wounds after starting the season 0-4...

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  6. Offensive Showdown: Texas Tech Visits Upstart Houston Cougars

    There’s an old axiom that goes something like this: Imitation is the sincerest form of flattery. If the saying is true, Texas Tech ought to feel pretty good about its football program...

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  7. Red Raiders Take on UT in Austin: Hope To Dash Horn Title Chances Again

    Introduction Mike Leach and Texas Tech travel to Austin to take on the No. 2 ranked Longhorns. After last season’s thrilling game that saw the Red Raiders claim a 39-33 victory, the national spotlight once again shines on this matchup...

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  8. Rice Visits Texas Tech: Old Southwest Conference Foes Renew Rivalry

    Introduction Coming off a 44-24 loss to UAB, the Rice Owls make their first trip back to Lubbock, Texas since the Southwest Conference folded after the 1995 season...

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  9. Texas Tech Hosts North Dakota; Leach Hands Offense to Another Awesome QB

    North Dakota Introduction In only their second year of Division I competition, North Dakota faces a tall task in keeping the game close with a veteran team like Texas Tech...

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  10. Rally for Mike Leach: Calling Fans to Support America's Favorite Pirate

    Rally for Mike Leach Texas Tech fans: Your help is needed. From 11:30 to 1 PM Tuesday, Feb. 17, there will be a public rally in support of Mike Leach...

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  11. Cotton Bowl Preview: Texas Tech Battles Ole Miss In Lonestar QB Showdown

    Introduction: Texas Tech and Ole Miss square off in the Cotton Bowl at 1 PM tomorrow on Fox. After a tough loss at OU, Texas Tech would like to finish with the first 12-win season in school history...

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  12. Baylor-Texas Tech: Red Raiders Try to Rebound, Knock off Bears

    Introduction Coming off a disappointing loss, Texas Tech enters its season finale eager to prove it is a much better team than the one that played in Norman last week. However, the normally tame Baylor Bears will present plenty of challenges...

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  13. TTU-OU: Mike Leach Takes His Aerial Show on the Road, Looks to Shock Sooners

    Introduction The showdown between No. 2 Texas Tech and No. 5 Oklahoma will be a battle of wills. Both teams are extremely talented and each still has the opportunity to play its way into the BCS National Championship...

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  14. Lone Star Gunslinger: Graham Harrell Leads Texas Tech to Parts Unknown

    Heading into Saturday’s showdown with No. 5 Oklahoma, Graham Harrell has a chance to do something no other Texas Tech quarterback has done—lead the Red Raiders to the Big 12 Championship game...

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  15. OK State-Texas Tech: Red Raiders Look To Continue Great Season, BCS Bowl Hopes

    Texas Tech and Oklahoma State enter Saturday’s game hoping to remain in the Big 12 title hunt. Oklahoma State features several similarities to Texas Tech...

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  16. Red Raiders Try to Outgun ‘Horns, Make Championship Statement of Their Own

    Introduction: Electric… the word doesn’t begin to describe the feeling in Lubbock, Texas. The crowd is beyond excited and no one is even allowed inside the stadium yet...

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  17. Mike Leach's Rarified Air: A Tribute to Texas Tech's Unflappable Coach

    Texas Tech hosts the University of Texas Saturday at Jones AT&T Stadium. The Red Raiders have a chance at an historic moment...

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  18. Texas Tech-Kansas: Red Raiders Enter Stage One of Hard Climb to Big 12's Peak

    Introduction Texas Tech travels north to take on the Kansas Jayhawks Saturday at 11AM CST on ESPN. With Texas Tech in the top 10 and on the road, a case can be made that this is the biggest football game in Red Raider history...

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  19. Texas Tech Visits A&M: Can The Red Raiders Win a Huge Road Test?

    Introduction: Last year’s preview featured the following definition: Rival (n): 1. A person or thing that is in a position to dispute another’s preeminence or superiority; a stadium without a rival; 2...

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  20. Texas Tech-Nebraska: Surging Red Raiders Host Once Proud Huskers

    Introduction Consistency, tradition, respect, greatness...these are just a few of the words that used to define Nebraska Cornhusker football...

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  21. Texas Tech Faces Road Test in Athletic Kansas State Team

    Introduction Texas Tech enters Saturday’s road game against Kansas State eager to prove it belongs among the nation’s elite...

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  22. High-Flying Texas Tech Hosts An Efficient UMass

    Introduction: No. 11 Texas Tech hosts the Football Championship Subdivision No. 9 Massachusetts Minutemen Saturday at 6 PM in the Red Raiders’ final non-conference game before traveling to Kansas State on October 4...

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  23. Texas Tech-SMU: Watch for Explosive Offenses in Lubbock

    Introduction Texas Tech hosts former Southwest Conference Rival Southern Methodist University at 6 pm in Jones AT&T Stadium. Fox Sports Southwest will be showing the game. The Mustangs come to Lubbock with their own version of a passing offense...

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  24. Texas Tech-Nevada: Red Raiders Take on Powerful Wolfpack Rushing Attack

    Introduction Texas Tech squares off against the University of Nevada Wolfpack Saturday night at 8:05 PM. This game features teams whose offensive philosophies differ about as much as the Allied Forces disagreed with the Nazis...

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  25. Texas Tech Kicks Off Season Against Retooling Eastern Washington

    The Eastern Washington Eagles (#7 Football Championship Subdivision Poll) visit Jones AT&T Stadium to take on the (#12 AP, #14 Coaches’ Polls) Texas Tech Red Raiders...

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