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Washington leads Texas Tech in wild win over Texas 48-45

AUSTIN — Once again the Texas Tech Red Raiders were piling up points only to watch their defense wilt as an opponent matched them touchdown for touchdown.

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Thursday 10/01/2015
Big 12 has 4 teams with 100-yard receiver, 100-yard rusher
Posted: October 01, 2015

Baylor often makes reference to itself as #WRU — or Wide Receiver U.

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Friday 05/22/2015
Baylor avoids elimination, beats Texas Tech 5-4 in Big 12
Posted: May 22, 2015

TULSA, Okla. — Adam Toth hit a two-run homer to help give Baylor an early lead and the Bears held on to edge Texas Tech 5-4 in a pool play elimination game Friday in the Big 12 Tournament.

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Thursday 05/21/2015
Texas Tech, Sharyland High alum Gutierrez top TCU 8-1 in Big 12 tournament
Posted: May 21, 2015

TULSA, Okla. — Corey Taylor limited top-seeded TCU to just four hits over five innings and Eric Gutierrez homered and drove in three runs as Texas Tech routed the defending champions 8-1 Thursday at the Big 12 tournament.

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Thursday 05/07/2015
One true champion, and this time the Big 12 means it
Posted: May 07, 2015

The Big 12 will only need one championship trophy this season.

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Tuesday 01/06/2015
Texas Tech gets defensive coordinator Gibbs from Houston
Posted: January 06, 2015

LUBBOCK — David Gibbs will try to turn around a struggling Texas Tech defense as his latest reclamation project.

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Tuesday 12/30/2014
Texas Tech beats North Texas 60-45
Posted: December 30, 2014

LUBBOCK — Texas Tech's schedule is about to become much more difficult.

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Texas Tech rallies to beat Air Force 63-62
Posted: November 30, 2014

LUBBOCK — Texas Tech guard Robert Turner remembers when his former team, New Mexico Junior College, blew a 16-point lead en route to a loss in its second-round NJCAA national championship tournament game last March.

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Saturday 11/01/2014
Texas outplays Texas Tech for 34-13 win
Posted: November 01, 2014

LUBBOCK, Texas — Texas coach Charlie Strong was glad to see his Longhorns rebound with a win Saturday after last week's shutout loss.

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Texas, Texas Tech look to rebound
Posted: November 01, 2014

LUBBOCK — Texas and Texas Tech are far removed from 2008.

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Sunday 10/19/2014
Texas Tech beats Kansas 34-21 for 1st Big 12 win
Posted: October 19, 2014

LUBBOCK — Texas Tech is ready to build off its first Big 12 win in nine tries, though coach Kliff Kingsbury didn't see as sharp a performance as he'd like in his team's 34-21 win over Kansas.

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Monday 10/06/2014
Texas Tech playing like "Bad News Bears" at times
Posted: October 06, 2014

LUBBOCK — Texas Tech coach Kliff Kingsbury sees plenty of confidence and swagger during practices. When it comes to game days, that bluster evaporates.

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Thursday 09/25/2014
No. 24 Oklahoma State beats Texas Tech 45-35
Posted: September 25, 2014

STILLWATER, Okla. — As a former quarterback, Oklahoma State coach Mike Gundy tends to be tough on his signal-callers.

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Plenty of points possible for Okla St-Texas Tech
Posted: September 25, 2014

STILLWATER, Okla. — Big points and yardage totals are the norm whenever Oklahoma State and Texas Tech get together.

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Monday 09/22/2014
Big 12 almost fully into conference play
Posted: September 22, 2014

Kliff Kingsbury makes sure his Texas Tech players know that their entire season is still ahead of them.

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Thursday 08/14/2014
Red Raiders QB set; team aims for fewer turnovers
Posted: August 14, 2014

LUBBOCK — Coach Kliff Kingsbury and his quarterback are in similar territory entering their second seasons at Texas Tech.

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Monday 07/21/2014
Baylor has different take defending Big 12 title
Posted: July 21, 2014

DALLAS — Coach Art Briles and Baylor arrived at Big 12 football media days as defending champions for the first time.

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Big 12 commish's dire warning about pending change
Posted: July 21, 2014

DALLAS — Big 12 Commissioner Bob Bowlsby had a dire warning Monday for anyone who likes intercollegiate athletics the way they are now.

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Tuesday 06/17/2014
Texas Tech's 1st CWS appearance ends with 2-1 loss
Posted: June 17, 2014

OMAHA, Neb. — Texas Tech's first appearance in the College World Series was a short one.

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Friday 06/13/2014
Sharyland products Barrera, Gutierrez make CWS
Posted: June 13, 2014

Two years ago Tres Barrera and Eric Gutierrez were playing high school baseball for Sharyland. This weekend, they will be in the College World Series.

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Tuesday 06/03/2014
Texas beats Texas A&M 4-1 to win Houston Regional
Posted: June 03, 2014

HOUSTON — Chad Hollingsworth pitched a two-hitter, C.J. Hinojosa had three hits and Texas beat Texas A&M 4-1 Monday night to win the Houston Regional.

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Sunday 06/01/2014
College Baseball State Roundup: Texas A&M edges Texas
Posted: June 01, 2014

HOUSTON — Tyler Stubblefield scattered four hits in his first career complete game, helping Texas A&M stave off elimination for the second time Sunday with a 3-2 victory over Texas.

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Monday 01/06/2014
Staten, W. Virginia slip past Texas Tech 89-86, OT
Posted: January 06, 2014

LUBBOCK — Juwan Staten scored 25 points and dished out five assists to help boost West Virginia to an 89-86 overtime win against Texas Tech Monday night.

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Monday 12/09/2013
QB Petty, DE Jeffcoat AP Big 12 players of year
Posted: December 09, 2013

Bryce Petty had to wait behind a Heisman Trophy winner and then another record-setting quarterback for his turn at Baylor.

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Monday 07/29/2013
Back on the court, Sheryl Swoopes is happy again
Posted: July 29, 2013

Sheryl Swoopes is finally happy again.

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Monday 07/22/2013
Kingsbury joins Gundy as QB-turned coach in Big 12
Posted: July 22, 2013

DALLAS — Like Mike Gundy, Kliff Kingsbury is now head coach at the Big 12 school where he was previously a standout quarterback.

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Tuesday 07/02/2013
Kingsbury says no reason to slow down offenses
Posted: July 02, 2013

NEW YORK — Unless it can be shown that up-tempo offenses lead to more injuries, Texas tech coach Kliff Kingsbury sees no reason to slow down the game with rule changes.

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Texas Tech introduces Tubby Smith as new coach
Posted: April 02, 2013

LUBBOCK — Tubby Smith’s time at Texas Tech has begun. And he says he will fit in just fine in West Texas, where cowboy hats and cowboy boots are more prominent than other many other places he’s coached.

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Monday 04/01/2013
AP source: Tubby Smith agrees to terms with Texas Tech
Posted: April 01, 2013

LUBBOCK— Tubby Smith is headed to Texas Tech to try to turn around another wayward program.

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Saturday 03/30/2013
AP Sources: Tubby Smith in talks with Texas Tech
Posted: March 30, 2013

Fired Minnesota basketball coach Tubby Smith could have a job before the Golden Gophers fill his vacancy.

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Saturday 03/16/2013
Texas Tech fires 6 men's basketball assistants; no head coach named
Posted: March 16, 2013

LUBBOCK — Texas Tech has fired six assistant men’s basketball coaches but retained interim head coach Chris Walker.

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Thursday 03/14/2013
Texas Tech's season ends with loss to No. 7 Kansas
Posted: March 14, 2013

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Chris Walker made his case to be the basketball coach at Texas Tech.

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Wednesday 03/13/2013
Texas Tech tips West Virginia 71-69 in Big 12
Posted: March 13, 2013

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — For a heart-stopping half-second, Dejan Kravic thought he was too late. Then, just after the ball dropped through the bucket, the buzzer sounded. Texas Tech, after squandering a 14-point lead, had a 71-69 victory over West Virginia in the opening round Wednesday night of the Big 12 tournament.

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Saturday 02/23/2013
Iowa State trounces Texas Tech 86-66
Posted: February 23, 2013

AMES, Iowa — Iowa State's worst loss this season came at Texas Tech a month ago.

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Saturday 02/09/2013
Baylor ends 3-game skid, 75-48 over Texas Tech
Posted: February 09, 2013

WACO — Baylor guard Pierre Jackson took a couple of steps past the midcourt line and threw a pass toward the rim. Cory Jefferson grabbed the ball out of the air, extended his arms and slammed it home.

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Thursday 02/07/2013
Kingsbury unveils his 1st TX Tech recruiting class
Posted: February 07, 2013

LUBBOCK — First-year coach Kliff Kingsbury's staff got a late start in recruiting, yet they came away encouraged Wednesday after signing players who will fit Texas Tech's immediate needs on the offensive line.

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Wednesday 01/30/2013
Big 12 wants NCAA to allow conference title game
Posted: January 30, 2013

STILLWATER, Okla. — Big 12 commissioner Bob Bowlsby says the league likely will seek permission from the NCAA to hold a championship game even though it doesn't have the 12 members required under the current rules.

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Thursday 01/24/2013
Texas Tech frosh guard earns starting role
Posted: January 24, 2013

LUBBOCK — Texas Tech freshman Dusty Hannahs learned long ago that when he’s wasn’t practicing somebody else probably was.

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Saturday 01/19/2013
Oklahoma State clamps down on Texas Tech, 79-45
Posted: January 19, 2013

STILLWATER, Okla. — Maybe every week needs to be "Commitment Week" at Oklahoma State.

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Tuesday 01/08/2013
Baylor routs Texas Tech 82-48
Updated: January 08, 2013 - 10:00 pm

LUBBOCK — Pierre Jackson scored 18 points to lead Baylor to an 82-48 win over Texas Tech Tuesday night.

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Saturday 12/29/2012
Texas Tech rallies to beat Minnesota 34-31
Updated: December 29, 2012 - 12:11 am

HOUSTON — D.J. Johnson returned an interception 39 yards and Ryan Bustin made a 28-yard field goal as time expired to give Texas Tech a 34-31 comeback victory over Minnesota on Friday night in the Meineke Car Care Bowl.

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Thursday 12/27/2012
Texas Tech isn’t distracted by coaching change
Updated: December 27, 2012 - 10:37 pm

HOUSTON — Texas Tech quarterback Seth Doege has seen this before.

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Sunday 12/23/2012
Arizona State downs Texas Tech 77-62
Updated: December 23, 2012 - 12:15 am

LUBBOCK — Jonathan Gilling scored 18 points on a career-high six 3-pointers to lead Arizona State to a 77-62 win over Texas Tech on Saturday.

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Friday 12/14/2012
Texas Tech's Kingsbury gets rousing reception
Updated: December 14, 2012 - 11:16 pm

LUBBOCK — Kliff Kingsbury is finally back where it feels like home.

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Wednesday 12/12/2012
Texas Tech hires 33-year-old Kingsbury as coach
Updated: December 12, 2012 - 9:23 pm

LUBBOCK — New Texas Tech coach Kliff Kingsbury has wanted to be back in Lubbock since he left a decade ago.

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Tuesday 12/04/2012
29 years after crash, Rivera enters College Hall
Updated: December 04, 2012 - 11:28 pm

NEW YORK — Gabe Rivera was maybe the greatest defensive lineman to play at Texas Tech.

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Tuesday 11/27/2012
Texas Tech defeats Jackson State 84-75
Posted: November 27, 2012

LUBBOCK — Jaye Crockett did not let early foul trouble prevent him from being the scorer Texas Tech has come to rely upon.

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Tuesday 11/20/2012
Texas Tech dominates Grambling State for 91-56 win
Posted: November 20, 2012

LUBBOCK — Jaye Crockett scored 17 points and grabbed 14 rebounds to lead Texas Tech to a 91-56 win over Grambling State Tuesday night.

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Saturday 11/17/2012
No. 23 Texas Tech tries to erase worst loss ever
Updated: November 17, 2012 - 1:27 am

STILLWATER, Okla. — Tommy Tuberville's attempt to build No. 23 Texas Tech back into a regular Big 12 contender and a player on the national stage reaches a checkpoint Saturday at Oklahoma State.

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Saturday 11/10/2012
No. 25 Texas Tech beats Kansas 41-34 in 2OT
Updated: November 10, 2012 - 7:14 pm

LUBBOCK — No. 25 Texas Tech has practiced the play that gave the Red Raiders a 41-34 double overtime win over Kansas on Saturday — not always with the best results.

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No. 25 Texas Tech looks to end skid vs. Kansas
Posted: November 10, 2012

LUBBOCK — Kansas coach Charlie Weis is tweaking a couple of routines heading into the Jayhawks’ game against No. 25 Texas Tech this weekend.

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