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Pigskin Preview: Olton Mustangs Video included

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In District with Sundown, New Deal Post, Floydada and Hale Center, the Mustangs will look to be in the postseason mix.

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Pigskin Preview: Hale Center Owls Video included

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The Owls will have to win on the road this season as they only have three home games against Lockney, Sundown and Floydada.

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Pigskin Preview: New Deal Lions Video included

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The New Deal Lions went 10-2 last year, making the pigskin playoffs for the 14th straight year.

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Pigskin Preview: Post Antelopes Video included

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The Post Bold Gold Antelopes are coming off another solid season under head coach Michael Pittman, as they went 9-4 and made the regional round of the playoffs.

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Pigskin Preview: Sundown Roughnecks Video included

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After a 10-2 area round playoff season for Sundown, the sun rises with Adam Cummings coming over from Hale Center to keep this powerful pigskin program moving forward.  

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Pigskin Preview: Seagraves Eagles Video included

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The Seagraves Eagles soar into 2018, after going 8-4 and making the area round of the playoffs in 2017.

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Pigskin Preview: Tahoka Bulldogs Video included

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The Tahoka Bulldogs went 4-7 last year, falling in the Bi-District round of the playoffs.

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Pigskin Preview: Smyer Bobcats Video included

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Residing in a six-team District 4 of 2A-District 2, the Bobcats will face new but some familiar faces in district play.

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Pigskin Preview: Ralls Jackrabbits Video included

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Coach Kevin Sherrill enters his second season as Ralls head football coach, and he says the Jackrabbits have made big leaps over the offseason.

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Pigskin Preview: Crosbyton Chiefs Video included

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Coach Huseman says the Chiefs have made huge strides over this off-season.

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Pigskin Preview: Trinity Christian Lions Video included

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The Trinity Christian Lions went from 3-7 in 2016 to 7-4 last season, making the pigskin playoffs.

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Pigskin Preview: Hermleigh Cardinals Video included

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The Hermleigh Cardinals missed out on the playoffs last season by a slim margin, finishing with a 5-5 record in Sam Winter’s first season as head coach.

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Texas Tech soccer beats No. 19 Pepperdine 1-0

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The week before school starts for Texas Tech University, the Red Raider soccer team put on a show in front of all of their fans.

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LCU to play Division 1 programs in preseason

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The LCU Lady Chaps are still a couple of months away from starting their 2018 campaign, but Thursday afternoon, head coach Steve Gomez put the final touches on the program's schedule.

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Sordet tied for 13th heading into final days of Nordea Masters

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After shooting a 72 on Friday and then a 71 on Saturday, Sordet now sits tied for 13th and is 5-under par.

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Justin Stockton signs with Seattle Seahawks

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Friday afternoon, the Seattle Seahawks made a handful of roster moves.

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Pigskin Preview: Sudan Hornets Video included

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The Sudan Hornets went 4-6 last year, but there is a buzz heading into this year.

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Pigskin Preview: Plains Cowboys Video included

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The Plains Cowboys went 2-7 last year, and they enter the new season with a new head coach.

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Pigskin Preview: Springlake-Earth Wolverines Video included

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After going 3-8 and making the playoffs for the 12th time in the past 13 years, the Springlake-Earth Wolverines are pumped up and are ready to kick off their new season.

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Pigskin Preview: Bovina Mustangs Video included

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The Bovina Mustangs went 9-3, winning a district championship and making the area round of the playoffs in 2017.

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Pigskin Preview: Lockney Longhorns Video included

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After going 3-8 and making the bi-district round of the playoffs in 2017, the Lockney Longhorns open the new season with a new head coach as Stacy Ward takes over the pigskin program.

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Sports Xtra Play of the Week

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Texas Tech Fantasy Camper Justin Ferris goes airborne to make a play. He is mobbed by other campers and gets a high 5 from Chris Beard who called it the great player he’s ever seen in fantasy camp. It had to be the play of the week. Copyright 2018 KCBD. All rights reserved. More>>

Sports Xtra: Texas Tech Talk Video included

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A look at the highlights from scrimmage no. 1, a Red Raider is injured in the scrimmage, #thingshave changed, will the team run the ball more, improvement of the kicking woes from last season plus red raiders in action in NFL preseason games. Copyright 2018 KCBD. All rights reserved. More>>

Pigskin Preview: New Home Leopards Video included

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There’s a lot of excitement in New Home as after playing six-man football the last 34 seasons, the Leopards are moving up to play 11-man football.

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Pigskin Preview: Lubbock Christian Eagles Video included

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The Lubbock Christian Eagles went 11-2 last year and made the TAPPS State Semifinals. Head Coach Chris Softley is excited to see who will step up this season.

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Pigskin Preview: Plainview Christian Eagles Video included

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The Plainview Christian Eagles went 9-5 and made it to the TAPPS State Semifinals last season.

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Pigskin Preview: Kingdom Prep Academy Warriors Video included

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The Kingdom Prep Academy Warriors went 3-7 last season but earned wins in other ways according to Head Coach Jeff Klein.

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Pigskin Preview: All Saints Patriots Video included

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The All Saints Patriots had a terrific inaugural six-man varsity football schedule and Head Coach Skyler Smith was pleased.

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Pigskin Preview: Borden County Coyotes Video included

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In the past two seasons, the Borden County Coyotes have gone 29-1 and won back to back UIL Class 1A Division 1 State Championships at Cowboys Stadium.

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I Beat Pete: Putting vs. Shallowater Coaches Video included

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The Shallowater Athletic Booster club is holding a golf scramble and dinner and dance Aug. 11 at Hillcrest to raise money for athletic equipment for their student athletes.

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Pigskin Preview: O’Donnell Eagles Video included

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The O’Donnell Eagles enter 2018 with a new head football coach as Joel Natividad takes over the pigskin program, returning back to six-man.

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Pigskin Preview: Sands Mustangs Video included

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The Sands Mustangs went 10-3 last season, winning District for a second consecutive season and going three rounds deep, making the 1A Division 2 Regional Final.

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Pigskin Preview: Klondike Cougars Video included

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The Klondike Cougars made a huge turnaround in Dalton DeGraffenreid's first season as head coach.

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Pigskin Preview: Wellman-Union Wildcats Video included

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The Wellman-Union Wildcats made the pigskin playoffs for the first time since 2006 last year.

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Pigskin Preview: Ropes Eagles Video included

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The Ropes Eagles won District last season, going 9-3. Head Coach Lane Jackson enters his 23rd year at Ropes and he says the kids are ready to step up.

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Pigskin Preview: Meadow Broncos Video included

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The Meadow Broncos went 5-5 last season and missed out on the pigskin playoffs.

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Pigskin Preview: Morton Indians Video included

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After starting out in 11-man last season, the Morton Indians ended up State Champions in a Division of Six-Man football. Coach Shean Abston says that gives his squad a boost as they enter Six-man football full-time this season. “That was a blessing for us as they were able to get their feet wet. They realize they can be competitive in this game We are excited to get started.” Facing Motley County, Garden City and Nazareth in Non-District will prepare the Indians for ...

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KCBD Sports Xtra: Interview with Red Raider Defensive Coordinator David Gibbs Video included

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With practice underway for the Red Raiders, Defensive Coordinator David Gibbs is back for his 4th season and after improvement last season, he’s ready to go. “I’m excited. I give credit to Texas Tech for allowing me to be here for 4 years. With some of the defense we played around here, I’m not sure that I should be standing here today. The kids have improved. We have done a good job recruiting and we are excited about this fall. The defense forced 29 tur...

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Pigskin Preview: Whiteface Antelopes Video included

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The Whiteface Antelopes went 1-9 last season and they enter 2018 with a new head coach as Adam Cline takes over the pigskin program. 

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Lubbock Sports Medicine offers free concussion course for area coaches Video included

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Football is a part of American culture, but as we learn more about the physical cost to players, questions are being raised about the safety of the game, specifically in regard to head injuries and concussions.

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Pigskin Preview: Spur Bulldogs Video included

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With young players back from last year, the Bulldogs postseason experience will be invaluable.

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Pigskin Preview: Ira Bulldogs Video included

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Ira is one of the powers in six-man football, and with Bulldogs gaining valuable experience in 2017, they look to get back in the playoffs in 2018.

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Lubbock still facing referee shortage as 2018 season approaches Video included

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There is no denying it, there is a referee shortage all over the nation, including here in Lubbock. With football season rapidly approaching, Lubbock sits 20 officials short of their goal.

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Pigskin Preview: Paducah Dragons Video included

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The Paducah Dragons are fired up for 2018, as John York takes over the as the Dragons new head football coach.

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Pigskin Preview: Hart Longhorns Video included

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It was a long year for the Longhorns from Hart, as they went 3-7 in 2017.

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Local Boxer prepares for his second professional fight Video included

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This Saturday night in Hobbs, New Mexico, it will be a Battle of the Pros.

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Pigskin Preview: Lorenzo Hornets Video included

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After going 8-3 and making it to the Bi-District round of the playoffs, there is a buzz in Lorenzo, as former Floydada and Lubbock High baseball coach Freddie Tobias takes over as the new head football coach.

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Pigskin Preview: Nazareth Swifts Video included

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The Nazareth Swifts went 8-3 last year, falling in the Bi-District round of the playoffs and they enter 2018 with a new but familiar coach – as Steven Moore moves up from being an assistant coach to take over the program.

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Minority coaching program a hit with Cowboys Video included

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Phillip Tanner and George Selvy want to coach in the league they played in so they're taking part in the minority coaching program set up throughout the league. 

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Cowboys rookie lineman making strides Video included

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Cowboys rookie guard Connor Williams is admittedly making strides, but he's not there just yet.

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I Beat Pete: Grape Olympics in Brownfield Video included

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Brownfield is the Grape Capital of Texas. This Friday and Saturday is the 6th annual Vineyard Festival.

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Cowboys Camp: Ezekiel Elliot says he appreciates the fans, is ready for new season Video included

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The Dallas Cowboys had the day off of camp, so Sports Director Michael Coleman visited with us from one of  Ventura's beaches to bring us a Cowboys update.

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Pigskin Preview: Valley Patriots Video included

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The Valley Patriots enter 2018 very Happy as they landed Tye Keith from Happy to be their new head coach.

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Pigskin Preview: Petersburg Buffaloes Video included

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After going 6-5 and making the pigskin playoffs, the Petersburg Buffaloes enter the season with a new head coach as Armando Solis comes in from Spur.

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Pigskin Preview: Wilson Mustangs Video included

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The Wilson Mustangs went 6-4 last season, their first winning season since 2011 and they won their first District game in six years.

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Pigskin Preview: Southland Eagles Video included

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Southland will have some speed this season and in a favorable District could make some big noise.

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Steve Gomez wins U17 Gold Medal with Team USA

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Since International Basketball Federation initiated the U17 competition back in 2010, the USA Women’s team has captured the gold medal in four of the five U17 World Cups.

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Pigskin Preview: Loop Longhorns Video included

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The Loop Longhorns went 2-8 last year, and they enter 2018 with a new head coach as Bear Chesley takes over the pigskin program.

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Former Pioneer Martinson wins on Adams Pro Tour

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Former Wayland Baptist golfer Mikel Martinson picked up the biggest win of his professional career Saturday when he survived a playoff and captured the Adam Pro Tour’s Bogey Hills Invitational.

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Week one football game picked up for limited coverage on Fox Sports Southwest Video included

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Fox Sports Southwest announced early last week it will continue doubleheader coverage of Texas High School football and add a new wrinkle in 2018.

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Pigskin Preview: Kress Kangaroos Video included

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For the third consecutive year, the Kress Kangaroos jump into a new season with a new head coach.

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Pigskin Preview: Motley County Matadors Video included

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Motley County is a traditional six-man power, making the pigskin playoffs for the past 11-years and with last year’s early departure, the Matadors are eager to get back on the field.

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John Roberson signs with team in Russia

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Earlier this week, John Roberson’s agent, Rising Stars Sports Agency, announced on Twitter that he has agreed to terms with Enisey Krasnoyarsk.  

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Zach Smith signs training camp contract with Hornets Video included

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Thursday afternoon, former Red Raider Zach Smith signed a training camp contract with the Charlotte Hornets to join their training camp roster.

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Pigskin Preview: Silverton Owls Video included

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After having a different head football coach for the last 10 years in a row, the Silverton Owls fly into the 2018 season with Buddy Isbell back to coach the Owls.

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Pigskin Preview: Patton Springs Rangers Video included

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"The Lord brought me out here to Patton Springs. I feel completely comfortable out here. We want to make sure these kids have some type of dream and to me that is walking across that stage and leaving some type of memory."

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Jordan Brangers signs with Eisbaren Bremerhaven

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After lighting up the stat sheets in his first few games in the Miami Pro League, former South Plains College Texas Jordan Brangers has inked a deal with Eisbaren Bremerhaven.

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New Home moving to a new home: 11-man football Video included

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New Home will have a new home this high school football season as the Leopards are moving from six-man to 11-man football.

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Pigskin Preview: Anton Bulldogs Video included

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After going 8-3 in Class 1A Division I last season, the Anton Bulldogs drop down to 1A Division II this year and head coach Pat Potts is pumped up.

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Pigskin Preview: Cotton Center Elks Video included

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There's excitement for the Cotton Center Elks this season as they look for youth and their work ethic to carry them through.

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I Beat Pete: Stand Up Paddle Board Races Video included

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Former Texas Tech Rodeo Coach Brent Hodges and his wife Velvet are behind teaching folks how to safely paddle, stand up and balance to have fun in the West Texas sun.

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VIDEO: Dallas Cowboys host press conference to kick off training camp Video included

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It’s almost that time of year again. Football season is right around the corner, and KLTV Sports Director Michael Coleman will be on hand for the first official press conference at Dallas Cowboys Camp, which is being held in Oxnard, California

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Pigskin Preview: Whitharral Panthers Video included

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Whitharral went 5-8 last season, but went 5-2 down the stretch, winning a bi-district playoff game in stunning fashion. Despite being 45-point underdogs, the Panthers dominated the Matadors 70-38.

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Pigskin Preview: Lazbuddie Longhorns Video included

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The Lazbuddie Longhorns went 4-6 last season. New Coach Shawn Kerr comes in from Higgins to take over the pigskin program.

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Cowboys arrive in Oxnard with high expectations Video included

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The Dallas Cowboys arrived in Oxnard, California, Tuesday afternoon with plans for a rebound season after a less than expected 2017 season, where the Cowboys went 9-7. 

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Pigskin Preview: Amherst Bulldogs Video included

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The Amherst Bulldogs went 8-3 last season, making the pigskin playoffs. Coach Daniel Hinojosa hopes to keep building this program so it can reach elite six-man status.

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Right on Target: Tristen Smith wins centerfire pistol state title Video included

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Just a little over a week ago, Tristen competed in the Texas 4-H Shooting Sports State Games, where he kept his eye on the prize and exceeded expectations with his centerfire pistol.

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Pigskin Preview: Guthrie Jaguars Video included

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The Guthrie Jaguars went 3-8 last season, but made the pigskin playoffs for the fifth straight season, a fantastic football feat considering they only had a total of six players to play six-man football.

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Brandon Walker named Lubbock Christian High School head baseball coach Video included

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Monday afternoon, Lubbock Christian announced that they have found themselves a new baseball coach in Brandon Walker.

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Pigskin Preview: Lubbock Titans Video included

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The Lubbock Titans went 10-3 last season, making the State Championship game in the Texas Association of Independent Athletic Organizations.

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Pigskin Preview: Jayton Jaybirds Video included

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In 2017, the Jayton Jaybirds went 8-4, making it into the area round of the playoffs, and with only two players graduating from last year's squad, the Jaybirds look to lean on their returning players in 2018.

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Pete’s Pigskin Previews are underway Video included

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Join Pete and Devin every night at 6 and 10 for your 2018 Pigskin Previews! Catch up with all the area coaches in our KCBD Sports App!

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KCBD Sports Xtra: Talkin’ Football

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The countdown is on, as we are 41-days away from the Red Raiders taking to the field and kicking off the 2018 season against Ole Miss.

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Matadors eliminated from The Basketball Tournament

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The Matadors put up a fight but fell short against Scarlet & Gray in the round of 32 at The Basketball Tournament.

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Davide Moretti finishes eighth at U-20 European Championships with team Italy

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Sophomore Red Raider Davide Moretti and Team Italy wrapped up the U-20 European Championships, Sunday afternoon.

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Twisted Elite Paintball finishes fourth at SCR Empire Open Video included

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Lubbock’s own Twisted Elite Paintball team put their No. 1 ranking on the line, Saturday afternoon as they competed in the SCR Empire Open down in San Antonio.

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Pigskin Previews about to get underway Video included

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As always KCBD NewsChannel 11 Sports is gearing up for the high school football season with their pigskin previews.

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Davide Moretti leading Italy in scoring

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Through six games at the FIBA U-20 European Championships, sophomore Red Raider Davide Moretti has been solid for team Italy.

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Matadors TBT beats Bearcat Jam 80-63

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For the third consecutive year, former Red Raider basketball players have teamed up and are playing for a two-million-dollar prize in The Basketball Tournament.

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Former Red Raider Duane Toliver leading Brownfield Athletics

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There's a lot of excitement in Brownfield as Duane Toliver takes over as Head Football Coach and Athletic Director.

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WBU picked 5th in SAC Football Preseason Poll

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For the first time ever, the Sooner Athletic Conference will have football and a nine-team conference.

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Wayland Baptist Pioneers participate in SAC Football Media Day

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Thursday morning, fans and media got their first glimpse of the Wayland Baptist Pioneers at the Sooner Athletic Conference Media Day.

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Rodger Chunn - A Jayton Jaybird by heart

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When it comes to Friday night football in Jayton, there is no question – Rodger Chunn will be there.

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KCBD Sports Xtra: 1A All-Star Games

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Every year, The Texas Six-Man Coaches Association hosts their All-Star games in Wichita Fall.

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KCBD Sports Xtra: Talkin’ Tech

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Despite it being the summer months and the school year being over, there was plenty of Texas Tech things to talk about.

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Davide Moretti filling the stats sheet at FIBA U20 European Championships

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Red Raider guard Davide Moretti is overseas representing his home country of Italy in the International Basketball Federation U20 European Championships.

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Laurie Brower finishes 55th in U.S. Senior Women’s Open

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The inaugural U.S. Senior Women’s Open came to an end Sunday afternoon, and Texas Tech Women’s Assistant Golf Coach Laurie Brower finished 31 over par, finishing 55th overall.

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Zhaire Smith, 76ers upset Bucks in summer league game

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After Saturday night’s 91-89 victory over the Milwaukee Bucks, the 30-seeded Philadelphia 76ers are quarterfinals bound.

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Charity highlights visual disabilities with Beep baseball game

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More than 150 people were blindfolded Saturday afternoon and stepped up to the plate for the annual Alström Angels Beep Baseball Tournament.

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U.S. Collegiate National Team drops series finale to Cuba

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The summer is now over the U.S. Collegiate National team, as they finish their 15-game stretch with a final record of 12-3.

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Mike McCann named Texas Six-Man Girls Coach of the Year

Mike McCann (Source: KCBD Video) Mike McCann (Source: KCBD Video)
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After leading the Ropes Lady Eagles to the regional semi-finals and a 33-1 record, last season Lady Eagles head basketball coach Mike McCann was named the Texas Six-Man Girls Coach of the Year, Saturday. 

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Laurie Brower makes cut at U.S. Senior Women’s Open

Laurie Brower (Source: Texas Tech Athletics) Laurie Brower (Source: Texas Tech Athletics)
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In a field that started with 120 of the best senior women’s golfers, it has now been narrowed to 55 and Texas Tech Women’s Assistant Golf Coach Laurie Brower made the cut.

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Greg Ramsey caps off career coaching West All-Stars

Greg Ramsey (Source: KCBD Video) Greg Ramsey (Source: KCBD Video)
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Greg Ramsey coached the girls basketball team at Valley High School for 19 years.

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I Beat Pete: Hot Wheels Video included

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I headed out to Levelland where Saturday they host their 57th Early Settlers’ Day on the downtown square.

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Six-Man football means everything to area all-stars playing for last time Video included

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This weekend The West Division 1 and Division 2 All-Stars play in games in Wichita Falls. For all of these athletes, it’s been a way of life in their small West Texas communities, but this is their final chance to play this six-man version of football.

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Three Red Raiders tabbed to Preseason All-Big 12 Team

All-Big 12 Team (Source: Texas Tech Athletics) All-Big 12 Team (Source: Texas Tech Athletics)
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Over this offseason, the hashtag "Things Have Changed" has been commonly used to describe the Red Raider defense. Thursday afternoon confirmed that things have really changed within the Texas Tech football program. 

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Big 12 Football Media Preseason poll released

Kliff Kingsbury (Source: Devin Ward KCBD) Kliff Kingsbury (Source: Devin Ward KCBD)
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The odds are out for the 2018 Big 12 football Media preseason poll and for the sixth year in a row – Oklahoma led the preseason football rankings.

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Justin Gray signs with Bristol Flyers

Justin Gray (Source: Texas Tech Athletics) Justin Gray (Source: Texas Tech Athletics)
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Former Red Raider Justin Gray will continue his playing career overseas in the United Kingdom. Rising Stars Sports Agency announced late Thursday night, that Gray will sign with the Bristol Flyers in the British Basketball League. 

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D1 Baseball selects Tim Tadlock as coach of year

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D1Baseball.com has selected Tim Tadlock, baseball coach for Texas Tech, as its Coach of the Year award recipient.

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Marcus Limon named Wellman-Union Football Coach Video included

Marcus Limon (Source: KCBD Photo) Marcus Limon (Source: KCBD Photo)
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The last high school football coaching vacancy in our viewing area has been filled as the Wellman-Union ISD School Board approved Marcus Limon to be the new head football coach of the Wildcats. He will also teach JH Social Studies.

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Steve Biera steps down as Shallowater baseball coach Video included

Steve Biera (Source: KCBD Photo) Steve Biera (Source: KCBD Photo)
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After eight years, Steve Biera made a tough decision to step down as the baseball coach at Shallowater to spend more time with his family and his daughter's athletic events.

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I Beat Pete: Upper 90 Soccer Challenge Video included

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With the World Cup into the Semifinals, we accepted a soccer challenge from FC Dallas WTX 04G Lugo, a Lubbock U14 girls team that earned a qualifying spot to play in Dallas and went on to win the North Texas Presidents Cup, allowing them to compete in South Carolina.

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Best thing Devin saw this week & Sports Xtra Play of the Week

Zhaire Smith (Source: Philadelphia 76ers) Zhaire Smith (Source: Philadelphia 76ers)
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The best thing I saw this week came on Independence Day, as Josh Jung lifts a ball opposite field - scoring a runner in the top of the ninth.

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Zhaire Smith delivers highlights against Lakers

Former Red Raider Zhaire Smith makes a slam dunk while playing during a 76ers summer league game (Source: @sixers, Twitter) Former Red Raider Zhaire Smith makes a slam dunk while playing during a 76ers summer league game (Source: @sixers, Twitter)
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In his second NBA Summer League game, Zhaire Smith seemed more comfortable than he did in Friday’s opener

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Joe Barnes selected for Southwest Conference Hall of Fame

Joe Barnes (Source: Southwest Conference) Joe Barnes (Source: Southwest Conference)
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This past Tuesday, the Southwest Conference Hall of Fame announced they will add nine members to their Hall of Fame on Sept. 10.

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Niem Stevenson will play over seas

Niem Stevenson (Source: Texas Tech Athletics) Niem Stevenson (Source: Texas Tech Athletics)
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Saturday afternoon, the news broke on social media that former Red Raider basketball player Niem Stevenson will continue his basketball career overseas.

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Winners selected for Fuddruckers Pete Christy Exciting Tough Talk Scholarships

Scholarship presentation at Fuddrucker's (Source: KCBD Photo) Scholarship presentation at Fuddrucker's (Source: KCBD Photo)
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Murissa Horton of Dawson and Jayden Coleman of Klondike were officially handed their $500 scholarships Friday afternoon at Fuddruckers, the two winners selected for the Fuddruckers Pete Christy Exciting Tough Talk Scholarships.

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Lubbock native Marquise Goodwin surprises family with new house

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San Francisco 49er wide receiver Marquise Goodwin was born in Lubbock and attended Wester Elementary as a child. Today he revealed the new house he just bought for his mother and sister.

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SPC Men’s assistant basketball coach Justin Brown accepts assistant coach position with Eastern Illinois

Steve Brown (Source: SPC Texans) Steve Brown (Source: SPC Texans)
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Coming off of a season where the South Plains College Texans won their third national title in program history, it was announced Thursday evening, that assistant coach Justin Brown will be moving up the coaching ranks.

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4 area players included on Texas Girls Coaches Association All-Star softball roster

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The TGCA (Texas Girls Coaches Association) announced their all-star games and their rosters for the games on Friday afternoon.

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SPC's Jordan Brangers lights up Miami Pro League

Jordan Brangers (Source: Miami Pro League) Jordan Brangers (Source: Miami Pro League)
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South Plains College shooting guard Jordan Brangers wasn't selected in the NBA Draft, so he's trying to catch the NBA's attention by playing in the Miami Pro League.

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Nazareth promotes Steven Moore to head football coach Video included

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The Nazareth ISD announced late Tuesday night that they have promoted head baseball coach Steve Moore to be the Swifts head football coach.

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Cameron McCormick Junior All-Star event underway

Cameron McCormick Junior All-Star event (Source: KCBD Video) Cameron McCormick Junior All-Star event (Source: KCBD Video)
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More than 120 golfers from all over the world are here in Lubbock for the Cameron McCormick Junior All-Star event.

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Lubbock's Pete Arroyos finishes 2nd at World Series of Poker

Pete Arroyos (Source: Twitter) Pete Arroyos (Source: Twitter)
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Lubbock's Pete Arroyos battled 463 others, finishing 2nd to Tim Andrew in Event No. 11 PLO Giant- $365 Post-Limit Omaha at the 49th Annual World Series of Poker event in Las Vegas.

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Tate Clark promoted to be Spur Head Football Coach Video included

Tate Clark (Source: KCBD Photo) Tate Clark (Source: KCBD Photo)
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When Armando Solis left to be the head football coach at Petersburg, Spur didn't have to look far for his replacement as they promoted assistant Tate Clark to lead the Bulldog football program. Clark is excited for the opportunity, his first head football coaching job.

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Marsha Sharp entering Wayland Baptist Hall of Honor

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Wayland Baptist University will add five members to their Athletics Hall of Honor, including former Lady Raiders Coach Marsha Sharp.

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Cameron McCormick in Lubbock for golf event

Cameron McCormick (Source: KCBD Video) Cameron McCormick (Source: KCBD Video)
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Born in Australia, McCormick went to Texas Tech and he's back in Lubbock for the Cameron McCormick Junior All-Star Tournament. The tournament tees off Tuesday at the Rawls Course.

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Griffin hired as new Estacado girls basketball coach

Devin Griffin (Source: LISD) Devin Griffin (Source: LISD)
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Devin Griffin has been hired as the new coach for the Estacado High School girls basketball team.

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Twisted Elite Paintball ranked No. 1 in Texas in their series

Twisted Elite Paintball (Source: KCBD Video) Twisted Elite Paintball (Source: KCBD Video)
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Out on Loop 289 and East 50th, paintballs are flying and the competition is Elite.

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Coronado wins 7-on-7 Consolation Bracket Video included

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Saturday morning, the Mustangs were up early and were ready to play as they beat Fort Bend Travis, The Woodlands High, San Antonio Alamo Heights, Arlington Lamar, and Hutto to win the 7-on-7 State Tournament Consolation bracket.

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Joel Natividad unanimously approved to be O’Donnell’s Head Football Coach Video included

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The O'Donnell School board unanimously approved Joel Natividad to be the Eagles next head football coach on Thursday night.

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2 area teams prepare for 7-on-7 State Tournament Video included

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Both of our area teams are guaranteed at least three games at the State Tournament.

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Back on the Diamond: Larry Hays

Larry Hays (Source: KCBD Video) Larry Hays (Source: KCBD Video)
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At the age of 74 years young, Larry Hays is getting back in the game not here in Lubbock, but in Lakewood, Colorado.

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Devin Rocha approved to become Roosevelt's head baseball coach

Devin Rocha (Source: KCBD Video) Devin Rocha (Source: KCBD Video)
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Monday night, the Roosevelt school board approved Devin Rocha to be the next head baseball coach for the Eagles.

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Josh Jung selected to Team USA collegiate roster

Josh Jung (Source: Twitter) Josh Jung (Source: Twitter)
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On Monday, USA Baseball announced the 2018 Collegiate National Team and Red Raider third baseman Josh Jung was one of 18 players selected.

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Texas Tech Rodeo ropes in another National Title

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Despite their second coaching change in the past two seasons, the Texas Tech Rodeo Team headed to the 2018 College National Finals Rodeo with sky-high expectations.

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  • Adrian Peterson signs with running back-depleted Redskins

    Adrian Peterson signs with running back-depleted Redskins

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    Arizona Cardinals running back Adrian Peterson (23) is tackled by Los Angeles Rams cornerback Blake Countess (24) during the first half of an NFL football game against Los Angeles Rams at Twickenham Stadium in London, Sunday Oct. 22, 2017. (AP Photo/MattArizona Cardinals running back Adrian Peterson (23) is tackled by Los Angeles Rams cornerback Blake Countess (24) during the first half of an NFL football game against Los Angeles Rams at Twickenham Stadium in London, Sunday Oct. 22, 2017. (AP Photo/Matt

    The Washington Redskins have signed four-time All-Pro running back Adrian Peterson.

    The Washington Redskins have signed four-time All-Pro running back Adrian Peterson.

  • No. 1 Alabama tops preseason Top 25; Clemson, Georgia next

    No. 1 Alabama tops preseason Top 25; Clemson, Georgia next

    Monday, August 20 2018 12:13 PM EDT2018-08-20 16:13:23 GMT
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    (AP Photo/David Goldman, File). FILE - In this Jan. 8, 2018, file photo, Alabama wide receiver DeVonta Smith (6) celebrates his touchdown during overtime of the NCAA college football playoff championship game against Georgia, in Atlanta. The AP preseas...(AP Photo/David Goldman, File). FILE - In this Jan. 8, 2018, file photo, Alabama wide receiver DeVonta Smith (6) celebrates his touchdown during overtime of the NCAA college football playoff championship game against Georgia, in Atlanta. The AP preseas...
    Alabama will begin its quest for a repeat national championship ranked No. 1 ahead of Clemson, Georgia.
    Alabama will begin its quest for a repeat national championship ranked No. 1 ahead of Clemson, Georgia.
  • Ohio State trustees set Wednesday meeting on Meyer's future

    Ohio State trustees set Wednesday meeting on Meyer's future

    Monday, August 20 2018 3:11 PM EDT2018-08-20 19:11:31 GMT
    Monday, August 20 2018 10:58 PM EDT2018-08-21 02:58:45 GMT
    (AP Photo/Michael Conroy, File). FILE - In this Dec. 2, 2017, file photo, Ohio State coach Urban Meyer stands along the sideline during the first half of the team's Big Ten championship NCAA college football game against Wisconsin in Indianapolis. The ...(AP Photo/Michael Conroy, File). FILE - In this Dec. 2, 2017, file photo, Ohio State coach Urban Meyer stands along the sideline during the first half of the team's Big Ten championship NCAA college football game against Wisconsin in Indianapolis. The ...
    Ohio State trustees have set a private Wednesday meeting to talk about the future of football coach Urban Meyer.
    Ohio State trustees have set a private Wednesday meeting to talk about the future of football coach Urban Meyer.
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