Tag Archive: texas tech

Nov 04

Miami, Tech tumble, but few other big changes in coaches’ poll

Jimbo Fisher

After a Week 10 slate of games that was short on drama and long on yawns, not much change was expected when the latest polls were released Sunday. As expected, the, um, expected has indeed happened, at least as far as the coaches are concerned. Coming off its first loss of the season Saturday, Miami …

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Jul 22

College Basketball 111 in 111: #108 Texas Tech Red Raiders


Welcome to The Sports Bank’s second annual college basketball season preview series.* Last year we looked at 99 teams in 99 days.* This year, we are being slightly more aggressive and expanding to 111 teams in 111 days.* We will rank the 74 power conference teams and top 37 mid-majors in reverse power ranking order.* We’ll break down rosters, non-conference schedules, and pick a player…

Jan 01

Cats Bagged by Texas Tech, Northwestern Bowl Drought Extends Another Year


Another year, another college football bowl loss. The Northwestern postseason losing streak is becoming almost as historical as stadium in which they lost their bowl game today. Falling to Texas Tech on New Year’s Day, the Wildcats have now lost their last eight consecutive bowl games since their Rose Bowl triumph in 1949.

Dude, that’s a long time ago. But the Cotton Bowl Stadium is even older; opening in 1929.[...]

Jul 13

2010 Texas Tech Red Raiders Football Preview


Mike Leach, Texas Tech’s winningest coach, and his prolific offense is gone. So now what? Tommy Tuberville is now the Red Raiders new football coach, and with him comes some impressive records (110-60 all time) including 6 bowl wins and an undefeated season at Auburn in the toughest league in the nation, the SEC. Can …

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Dec 30

Breaking: Texas Tech Fires Coach Mike Leach


Texas Tech fired coach Mike Leach on Wednesday, just two days after he was suspended by the school as it investigated his treatment of a player with a concussion. The school handed a termination letter to Leach’s attorney, Ted Liggett, just minutes before the two sides were to appear in a Lubbock, Texas, courtroom for …

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Aug 05

Your College Footbal Preseason Top 25: #25-#20

Now before you see the first five teams in my rankings, I just want to let you Irish fans know that Notre Dame is not in my Top 25. The reason behind it is because they don’t deserve it. Yes, Notre Dame does have a lot of talent, but beating Hawaii in a bowl game …

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Nov 19

Sports Jabber Radio Episode 3: Revenge of the Longhorn

Listen in again as Mark and Lee intrepidly discuss what’s going on in the sports world. This week’s show is certain to be filled with knowledge, insight and a wee bit of sarcasm. And don’t forget to check out sportsjabber. net, where you can join the Cheap Seats community, explore the forums or get hooked …

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