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Lubbock High graduate signs to play baseball at McMurry University

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Lubbock High’s Adrian Valerio Jr. signed his letter of intent on Friday, to go play baseball at McMurry University.

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Pigskin Preview: Southland Eagles Video included

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The Southland Eagles will take football flight in 2017 with a new head coach as Isiah Archer takes over the pigskin program.

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Pigskin Preview: Motley County Matadors Video included

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The Motley County Matadors went 8-3 last season and they bring back an experienced group in 2017. Head Coach Mike Bigham says his team will be a lot older this season.

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Barry Johnson named new Boy's Basketball Coach at Valley Video included

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The Valley Patriots have a new Boy's Basketball Coach as former Estacado Matador Barry Johnson is excited to take over the program,

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Pigskin Preview: Guthrie Jaguars Video included

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Coming off a 7-5 playoff season, the Guthrie Jaguars are hungry to make a run in 2017.

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Pigskin Preview: Patton Springs Rangers Video included

Patton Springs Head Coach Travis Jones (Source: KCBD Video) Patton Springs Head Coach Travis Jones (Source: KCBD Video)
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Patton Springs hopes they can be in the mix for a playoff spot, something they haven't obtained since 2006.

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QB Patrick Mahomes signs rookie contract with Kansas City Chiefs Video included

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Rookie quarterback Patrick Mahomes II signed his contract with the Kansas City Chiefs on Thursday.

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Team Texas Blasters heads to Nationals Video included

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Team Texas Blasters is a 12 year-old and under girls fast pitch softball team who is looking to shake things up in Dallas at the ASA Nationals.

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Pigskin Preview: Jayton Jaybirds Video included

Josh Stanaland (Source: KCBD Video) Josh Stanaland (Source: KCBD Video)
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The Jayton Jaybirds return three starters on both sides of the ball from a team that went 10-2 and made the area round of the playoffs a year ago.

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Pigskin Preview: Lubbock Titans Video included

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The Lubbock Titans went 6-6 last year and made the Regional Quarterfinals. With a good core of Seniors this season, these home schoolers have high hopes under Dooley Appleton, who enters his 5th year as the Titans Head Coach.

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Pete’s Pigskin Previews, every night at 6 & 10

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With the high school football season fast approaching, Pete's Pigskin Previews begins a two-a-day run of looking at your towns and your teams every night on the news at 6 and 10.

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Tickets available for breakfast with TTU Head Football Coach Kliff Kingsbury in August

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The Lubbock Chamber of Commerce will host its 2017 Texas Tech Football Kickoff Breakfast on Wed., Aug. 30, at the Lubbock Memorial Civic Center. 

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Trinity Christian volleyball host Team USA Women's Volleyball Coordinator Video included

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The three time defending state champion, Trinity Christian volleyball is learning from the best for the next 4 days.

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Shawn Harrison leaving Valley to coach at O’Donnell Video included

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After seven years of coaching the boy's basketball team at Valley, Shawn Harrison has made a move and is the new boys hoop coach at O'Donnell.

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David Bolen Wins West Texas Amateur

Lubbock native David Bolden Wins 89th West Texas Amateur

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Lubbock's David Bolen wins the 89th West Texas Amateur by a nine-shot victory at his home course at Lubbock Country Club.

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Kingsbury answers questions about Red Raiders 2017 season at Big 12 Media Days Video included

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All eyes were on Kliff Kingsbury at Big 12 Media Days at The Star in Frisco. After a 5-7 season, the Red Raiders coaching staff knows this team must show improvement in 2017.  Kliff was bombarded with questions about the Texas Tech pigskin program Monday morning. 

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KCBD Sports Xtra: Gearing up for Football Video included

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The high school football season is 46-days away, which means Pete's Pigskin Previews. Plus, we have highlights from the Six-Man Coaches Association All-Star Basketball and Football games. 

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KCBD Sports Xtra: Talkin' Local Sports Video included

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The KCBD Sports Xtra team breaks down all things local sports. Like, Lubbock-native Derek Campos winning Bellator 181, and Steven Gingery pitching for the USA Collegiate National Team. As well as, a look at Texas Tech's renovated locker room, and Tech Tennis released their schedule for next season. 

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I Beat Pete: Slide N’ Slide Baseball vs. New Deal Video included

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This week's challenge was perfect for the hot weather, Slip N' Slide Baseball against the New Deal Lions.

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Clyde Parham enters Six Man Hall of Fame

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Tonight In Wichita Falls, Clyde Parham entered the Six Man Hall of Fame. 

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Campos wins bloody war in Bellator 181 Headliner Video included

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Lubbock’s Derek Campos was pumped up fighting just five hours away in Thackerville, Oklahoma. 

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West All Stars win in D1 Football game Video included

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The West All Stars scored early and often and topped the East 67-53 in Wichita Falls Friday night in the first of 4 all-star games this weekend.

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The West Girls All-Stars go from foes to friends quickly Video included

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The West Girls All-Star basketball team was practicing hard curing practice at Midwestern State University.

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6 Man D2 All-Stars ready to shine Video included

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Saturday night will be the six-man football finale for many area athletes as the D2 All-Star game kicks off 7:30 p.m. Saturday in Wichita Falls.

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Babe Ruth Exhibit coming to Slaton & Lubbock this weekend Video included

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Babe Ruth played Major League Baseball for 22 years from 1914 through 1935 and today, he is still considered one of the greatest baseball players of all time.

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Lubbock Country Club hosting West Texas Amateur Golf Tournament Friday through Sunday Video included

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Lubbock Country Club will be hosting the 89th West Texas Amateur Golf Tournament, held Friday through Sunday.

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Lubbock MMA fighter Derek Campos getting ready to headline Bellator 181 Video included

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Lubbock native Derek Campos is gearing up for one of the biggest fights of his career.

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Area All-Stars gear up for Six-Man Division 1 football game Video included

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Most graduated high school seniors won’t get the chance to strap on the pads again for a high school game.

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Checkers Live Oak making title waves in the sport of cutting Video included

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Idalou native Stuart Bozeman and Checkers Live Oak, his 7-year-old bay quarter horse, also known as Elanor, had a spectacular 2016 season.

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Area coaches attending 6-Man Coaching Clinic and All-Star Games Video included

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We are 50 days from the start of high school football and our KCBD Sports team is in Wichita Falls at the 6-man coaching clinic previewing the upcoming season.

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Former Texas Tech golfer competes in US Women's Open

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Former Red Raider Elin Arvidsson qualified for the U.S. Women's Open on June 12th, after placing first in a qualifying event in Frankfort, Illinois. Arvidsson shot 144 to secure her place in the Open field. Before turning pro, she competed for four years at Texas Tech and she is now sponsored by the Reagor Dykes Auto Group. “I just had a personal best at the Symetra event and finished in the top 25 out of 144 players," says Arvidsson. "I am excited to be playin... More>>

Mahomes to appear at McGavock Nissan; proceeds go to 2 charities Video included

Patrick Mahomes (Source: KCBD Photo) Patrick Mahomes (Source: KCBD Photo)
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Former Texas Tech quarterback and current Kansas City Chief, Patrick Mahomes II, will make an appearance from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday at McGavock Nissan at 6312 Milwaukee Ave.

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Texas Tech Unveils Renovated Red Raider Football Locker Room Video included

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Texas Tech Head Coach Kliff Kingbury welcomed players back from a week long break between summer school sessions, surprising them by letting them in their newly renovated locker room inside the Football Training Facility.

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Thomas Howard's Youth Football Camp comes to Lubbock Video included

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The late Thomas Howard Junior's legacy lives on. The former Estacado Matador and NFL Linebacker will be remembered this Saturday, the day after his birthday as the first Thomas Howard's Youth Football Camp will take place at Estacado High school.

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Shean Abston to coach Morton Football Video included

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Morton has hired Shean Abston to be the New Head Football Coach and Athletic Director of the Morton Indians.  

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Richard Jackson promoted to Coach Lockney Football Video included

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Lockney has promoted Richard Jackson to be the new head football coach of the Lockney Longhorns.

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Exciting Tough Talk Contest taking entries until July 21st Video included

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The Exciting Tough Talk Contest is back. 

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KCBD Sports Xtra: Breaking down local sports Video included

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The KCBD Sports Xtra staff breaks down all things local in the sporting world.

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Thrills and Spills at West Texas Raceway

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With one of the smallest car counts of the season, the 1,230 fans got to see a great night of racing.

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I Beat Pete: Rope Bat challenge vs. Borden County Video included

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This week we headed out to Gail to face the Borden County baseball team, who recently went to the Class 1A State Tournament in Round Rock.

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Former Red Raider invents Rope Bat Video included

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Gary Long played for the Red Raider Baseball team in the 1970’s.  Today his passion is a unique invention he created - the rope bat.

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Lubbock-Native Derek Campos headlines Bellator 181 Video included

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Lubbock-Native Derek Campos is gearing up for one of the biggest fights of his career. 

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Jakeem Grant to sign autographs at remodeled One Guy's location on University Video included

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One Guy From Italy has remodeled its restaurant and to celebrate they have invited Jakeem Grant to visit and sign autographs. 

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Former Braves infielder's son hits complications after baseball to face at Midlands school Video included

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The son of a former Atlanta Braves infielder and current Chicago Cubs scout has hit a "massive ball of complications" before a scheduled Tuesday morning surgery. 

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4 former Red Raiders playing for $2 million in Matadors TBT Video included

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Four former Red Raiders will play in the Matadors TBT. John Roberson, Ronald Ross, Jaye Crockett, and Toddrick Gotcher will suit up with five other players for the right to win $2 million.

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USAWKF Team Trials & Nationals coming to Lubbock

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For the first time ever, the USAWKF Taolu and Sanda Nationals and Team trials will be held in Lubbock.

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Pee Wee TV: Lubbock’s 14-year-old home run hitter Video included

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Redding is one of eight finalists in the 14 and under Major League Baseball Junior Home Run Derby held All Star weekend in Miami.

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Gingery silences Cuba Video included

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Getting the start for the USA College National team, Red Raider Pitcher Steven Gingery didn't disappoint against international competition.

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Lubbock struggling with shortage of football officials Video included

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It's a problem all over the state and especially in Lubbock, a shortage of football officials with the season rapidly approaching.

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KCBD Sports Xtra: Breaking down local football action Video included

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The KCBD Sports Xtra staff breaks down all things local high school football.

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I Beat Pete: CMN Challenge on Walmart roof Video included

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This week I headed to the Walmart on 82nd and Milwaukee for a challenge to raise money for the Children's Miracle Network.

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7 on 7 State Tournament Friday results/Coronado to Consolation bracket Video included

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The Coronado Mustangs opened up pool play with a huge win over the defending 5A State Champs Desoto 19-14, scoring the winning touchdown with just about a minute left.

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Get ready for Firecracker Shootout Weekend at West Texas Raceway Video included

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Two big nights of dirt track racing start Friday night out at West Texas Raceway at 1585 and Highway 87 with the Firecracker Shootout.

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Texas Tech's Wesley Thorp, Cody Snow bring home team roping prize Video included

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Late Sunday night, Wesley Thorp, alongside Cody Snow, won the team roping competition at the Reno Rodeo.

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Area teams wrap up pool play at 7 on 7 State Tournament; Estacado advances Video included

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Estacado, making their first ever 7 on 7 State appearance, lost to Giddings 26-19. The Matadors then beat Bay City 32-25. Then, needing a win to advance to the Championship bracket, Estacado knocked off Deweyville 47-14. The Matadors go 2-1 in pool play and finish 2nd advancing to the Championship Bracket.

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Former Lubbock Renegades coach Texas Revolution to CIF Championship

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The Lubbock Renegades had two years of area football in AF2 in 2007 and 2008. Some of the players on those teams are now coaches in Area Football and they recently guided the Texas Revolution to the CIF Championship.

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Breanna Guerrero takes over as Head Coach of Ralls Softball Video included

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When Bobby Feaster decided to retire after 19 seasons as Ralls Head Softball Coach, one of the most well respected and coveted jobs in the state was vacant.

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Abel Rodriguez is new head football coach at Trinity Christian Video included

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For the fourth time in four seasons, the Trinity Christian Lions will have a new head football coach.

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KCBD Sports Xtra: Breaking down all the high school coaching changes Video included

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The KCBD Sports Xtra staff breaks down all of the high school coaching changes that has happened over the past week. Plus, the Texas Tech rodeo team won the Team Roping National Championship at the College National Finals Rodeo in Wyoming.

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KCBD Sports Xtra: Talkin' Local Sports Video included

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The KCBD Sports Xtra staff talks all things local sports. Like eight Texas Tech athletes competing in the USA Track and Field Championships, and they give a preview of the 7 on 7 State Tournament. Plus, they give a inside look at the Greater West Texas Baseball Coaches Association All-Star Games.

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I Beat Pete: Baseball Throws vs. Tahoka All-Stars Video included

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This week I headed out to Tahoka for a baseball challenge with Bulldog Baseball Coach Steven Overstreet

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Greater West Texas Baseball Coaches Association hosts All-Star games Video included

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Today you could find most area high school coaches in one place -- watching their senior star players, become teammates with season long rivals. 

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Western Little League wins District 2 City Championship Video included

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Ever since the Western All Stars made it to the Little League World Series, every 12 year old in West Texas has dreams of Williamsport.

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Estacado preparing for the 7 on 7 State Tournament Video included

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The Estacado Matadors earned their first trip to the 7 on 7 State championships in College Station next weekend. The Matadors topped Merkel 27-13 in Snyder to qualify.

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Borden County heads to state again

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After an incredible athletic season that saw Borden County go to state competitions in Football, Boys Basketball, Track and Baseball, the Coyotes are at it again.

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Jimmy Randolph leaving Morton football after 4 seasons Video included

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Jimmy Randolph has resigned as the Head Football Coach and Athletic Director at Morton to become the Defensive Coordinator at 3A Florence. 

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LCU announces 2017 Volleyball Schedule

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LCU Volleyball Coach Jennifer Lawrence released the team's 2017 schedule on Thursday evening.

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Texas Tech Rodeo brings home national title under first year head coach Video included

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For the Texas Tech Rodeo team, the season started with hiring the youngest head coach in program history.

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Lubbock Christian names new Head Girls Basketball Coach Video included

Lubbock Christian announces its next head girls' basketball coach, Matt Moore, from Dallas, Texas. Coach Moore was born in Midland, and is excited to return to West Texas and be a part of the great tradition of Lady Eagles basketball.  “Lubbock Christian has an outstanding reputation within the state, not just for excellence on the court, but for the quality and character of its students,” Moore said.

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GWTBCA All Star Baseball Games in Lubbock Saturday Video included

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The best of the best area baseball players will be in town Saturday as the Greater West Texas Baseball Coaches Association hold their annual all-star games at Lubbock Christian University's Hays Field.

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Brandon Gilbert is new Boys Basketball Head Coach at Trinity Christian

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Brandon Gilbert has been promoted to be the new boys’ basketball coach at Trinity Christian.

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Layne Sheets named new Coronado boys basketball coach

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The Coronado Mustangs have promoted Layne Sheets to be the new boys’ basketball coach.

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Jeremy McFerrin to coach Monterey hoops Video included

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Sources tell KCBD Sports that Jeremy McFerrin is leaving Trinity Christian to become the boys basketball coach at Monterey.

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Levelland prepares for return to 7 on 7 State Tournament Video included

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Levelland is getting some extra pigskin practice in as they have qualified for the 7 on 7 State Tournament in College Station for the second year in a row.

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Matadors face team with 17,000 losses in $2 Million TBT

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The Matadors will be facing a team with 17,000 losses in the TBT...

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Travis Jones is new Head Football Coach at Patton Springs Video included

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Travis Jones was approved by the school board Monday night to be the new Head Football Coach at Patton Springs.

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I Beat Pete: Fidget Spinning/Bottle Flipping in Lamesa

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This week I headed out to Lamesa to do a challenge that our youth love doing, a combination of fidget spinning and bottle flipping.

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I Beat Pete: Beep Baseball base running

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In Beep Baseball, every player is blindfolded and you try to hit a beeping ball. Then you have to run and find a beeping base before the defense can find the beeping ball.

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I Beat Pete: Greaseball

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This week I headed out to Grease Monkey for a greaseball challenge. A football was covered in grease and we had to catch and throw it.

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I Beat Pete: Bunting vs. No. 7 LCU Baseball

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A six-pound can of beans was placed in different spots in the infield. We had to bunt baseballs trying to get it closest to the can.

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I Beat Pete: Heel Toss vs. Lubbock Police Department

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This week it's the annual challenge to promote Walk A Mile In Her Shoes, benefiting Voice of Hope.

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I Beat Pete: Horse on a Horse

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This week I headed out to the Texas Boys Ranch for a unique challenge...playing the basketball game Horse while sitting on a horse. 

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Dalton DeGraffenreid is new Head Football Coach at Klondike Video included

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The Klondike Cougars have a new head football coach as Dalton DeGraffenreid comes in to take over a program that went 1-9 last season.

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Sheri Haynes enters Women's Basketball Hall of Fame

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Over the weekend in Tennessee, Sheryl Swoopes wasn't the only West Texan to enter the Women's Basketball Hall of Fame.

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Jay Ragland leaving Lockney after 8 seasons Video included

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Jay Ragland has stepped down as Lockney's Head Football Coach to become the Offensive Coordinator at Seagraves.

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Stephen Overstreet named Tahoka Head Football Coach/AD Video included

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Overstreet has been in Tahoka four years. He'll give up his duties as Head Baseball Coach, but is thrilled to lead the Bulldog football program.

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I Beat Pete: Parade of Homes Challenge with country music artist Wade Bowen Video included

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This week, Pete took on some of the West Texas Homebuilders and country music artist Wade Bowen.

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ASCS host Lubbock Sprint Car tour for first time in 15 years

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For the first time in 15 years, the ASCS National Series 360 Sprint Car Tour is in Lubbock. All the action is at West Texas Raceway located on Highway 87.

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Brandon Hopper joining staff at Lamesa Video included

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Brandon Hopper is coming to join the Lamesa program after seven years at Tahoka.

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Borden County leaves for State Baseball Tournament

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The Borden County Coyotes left Gail Thursday morning heading for the 1A State Baseball Tournament. They play Fayetteville Friday at Noon in Round Rock. Due to a scheduling change, the games were moved to Friday and Saturday.

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Rodney Sims is new Lamesa Head Football Coach Video included

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KCBD NewsChannel 11 Sports has learned that Rodney Sims will be the new Head Football Coach of the Class 4A Lamesa Golden Tornadoes.

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Former Red Raiders accepted into $2 million Basketball Tournament

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The Matadors picked up 1,488 votes to get a spot in the South Region. They will begin the march to $2 million in Charlotte. NC on July 8.

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Red Raiders blow out Bearkats, will play Sunday 6 p.m.

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Tanner Gardner hit two 2-run homers and Ryan Long had a solo shot as the top seeded Red Raiders beat Sam Houston State 6-0 in the winners bracket of the Lubbock NCAA Regional early Sunday morning. 

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I Beat Pete: Facing Former Red Raider Manny Ramirez Video included

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This week on I Beat Pete, I faced former Red Raider and NFL star Manny Ramirez.

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Hermleigh rallies to reach 1A State Softball Title Game Video included

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The Hermleigh Lady Cardinals had to be favored playing in their 1A State Softball Semifinal game against Dodd City. Hermleigh came in 19-1 while Dodd City was 1-11, but won 8 in a row to make it to State.

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Red Raiders win Regional opener

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Playing in the friendly confines of Rip Griffin Park, the top seeded Red Raiders outlasted a pesky Delaware squad 5-2 Friday night.

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TXL Sports Training of Lubbock to provide 'pro experience' Saturday

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For the second year, TXL Sports Training of Lubbock will host the Pro Experience.

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UIL announces winners of 2017 Lone Star Cup

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The UIL announced today the winners of their annual Lone Star Cup, and there is plenty of West Texas flavor on the lists.

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LCU's Steve Gomez assists USA Women's Basketball U16 team to Gold Medal

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Gomez helped lead the 2017 USA Women's Basketball U16 National Team to a gold medal in the 2017 FIBA Americas U16 Championship.

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Baker Mayfield won't be suspended by Oklahoma after February arrest

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The University of Oklahoma announced the internal punishment for quarterback Baker Mayfield on Thursday.

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Report: Pete Rose ban upheld by Baseball Hall of Fame

Former Cincinnati Red Pete Rose waves to the crowd as he is introduced on the field during a ceremony to honor the 1976 World Series champions team, before the Reds' baseball game against the San Diego Padres. (AP Photo/John Minchillo) Former Cincinnati Red Pete Rose waves to the crowd as he is introduced on the field during a ceremony to honor the 1976 World Series champions team, before the Reds' baseball game against the San Diego Padres. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)
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Pete Rose’s Hall of Fame dreams have been shot down again.

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Scott Royal takes over in Smyer, Rick Price retires Video included

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Coach Rick Price is retiring after 33 years of coaching, walking away after leading the Bobcats for 10 years.

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Lubbock Liberty Eagles win RGFL Championship

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It all started out as a dream two years ago, a dream to bring the best football players from the Lubbock area onto one team.

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KCBD Sports Xtra: Play of the Week

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Plainview's Analisa Villa makes a spectacular over the shoulder catch to end the inning.

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Lubbock native Trey Culver collects silver medal at NCAA Championship

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For many Track and Field athletes, they dream of competing on the final day of the NCAA Track and Field Championships. 

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South Plains Lanes to hosts PBA Xtra Fame Lubbock Sports Open

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For the 10th time in seven years, South Plains Lanes will host a professional bowling event as they welcome in over 160-professional bowlers to compete in the PBA Xtra Frame Lubbock Sports Open.

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Borden County prepares for state Video included

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The Borden County Coyotes are gearing up for another state title run after bringing home a 1A Football State Championship.

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Texas Tech eliminated from NCAA Regional with 4-3 loss to Sam Houston State Video included

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No. 5 Texas Tech's season comes to a close after falling 4-3 to Sam Houston State in the Lubbock Regional Championship.

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Kill the meme: For Warriors blowing the 3-1 lead was a long time ago

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After an interminable break, we finally got to see Game One of the NBA Finals between the Golden State Warriors and Cleveland Cavaliers.

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College Baseball Hall of Fame cancels induction ceremony in Lubbock

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In a move that likely means the end for the National College Baseball Hall of Fame here in Lubbock, the organization stated it is canceling its July 4 induction ceremony.

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Tennessee Titan, Amaro, receives degree from Tech

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Jace Amaro, current Tennessee Titan tight end, has graduated from Texas Tech with a degree in university studies. 

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Springlake-Earth baseball advances to the quarterfinals

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The Springlake-Earth baseball program has advanced to the quarterfinals in their first full season.

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West Texas athletes bring home medals in state UIL meet

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Saturday was the third of the three days of the University Interscholastic League State Track & Field Meet. Here is an updated looked at some of the day's finalists and medalists.

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Former Sul Ross students sign with Western Texas College

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Former Lubbock Cooper Lady Pirate Avery Gregory and former Lubbock Christian Lady Eagle Lindsey Hearn commit to play basketball for Head Coach Darryl Davis.

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New Deal boys win track title for third year

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In today's University Interscholastic League State Track & Field meet the New Deal track team won the boys conference 2A state title.

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Idalou Lady Cats softball team breaking records this season Video included

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The Idalou Lady Cats softball team is 19-10 this season and setting new records on the diamond.

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New Deal Lady Lions making history this season Video included

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The New Deal Lady Lions softball team is reaching new heights under second year Head Coach Matthew Ford.

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Coronado's Colton Youngblood signs letter of intent to play volleyball

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Coronado's Colton Youngblood made history on Wednesday as he signed his letter of intent to play men's volleyball at Alderson Broaddus, in West Virginia.

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Tiffany Potts named Head Girls Basketball Coach at Slaton

Coach Tiffany Potts (Source: KCBD Video) Coach Tiffany Potts (Source: KCBD Video)
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Slaton High School has named Tiffany Potts as the new Head Girls Basketball Coach.

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Davis, Pipkins sign as free agents

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Texas Tech seniors Reginald Davis III and Ondre Pipkins signed NFL free agent deals Saturday night as Pipkins agreed to terms with the Washington Redskins while Davis is heading to the Atlanta Falcons. 

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Wayland baseball loses to Mid-America Christian

Source: Wayland Baptist University Source: Wayland Baptist University

A game that featured all kinds of twists and turns and unusual plays wound up not working out so well for Wayland Baptist as the Pioneers fell to Mid-America Christian University on Saturday afternoon at Wilder Field, 9-7.

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Chaps gain another victory over Jets

Source: Lubbock Christian University Source: Lubbock Christian University
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No. 7 Lubbock Christian University used some small-ball to rally with four unanswered runs to complete a three-game Heartland Conference sweep with a 4-2 win over Newman University Saturday afternoon at Hays Field.

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Chaps shutout Newman

Source: Lubbock Christian University Source: Lubbock Christian University
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The pitching staff No.7 Lubbock Christian University shutout Newman twice and Brent Stewart combined to go 5-of-7 from the plate with 10 total bases, as LCU swept the Jets 6-0 and 2-0 in a Friday Heartland Conference doubleheader at Hays Field.
 

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Pioneers fall to second-ranked Stars

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A day after taking Oklahoma City down to the wire, Wayland Baptist couldn’t prevent the 10-run rule from being invoked Friday afternoon as the second-ranked Stars rolled to an 11-1, 7-inning win over the Pioneers in Sooner Athletic Conference action at Wilder Field.

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Chaps win off one-hitter game

Source: Lubbock Christian University Source: Lubbock Christian University
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Russell Reber, EJ Ramos, Nathan Dockery and Nick Hooper combined for a one-hitter and Chase Simmons produced four of the team’s 15 hits, as No.8 Lubbock Christian University cruised to a 9-0 road win at Oklahoma Panhandle State Friday at Aggie Field to complete a three-game Heartland Conference sweep.
 

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  • Kingsbury visits ESPN Campus for annual Car Wash

    Kingsbury visits ESPN Campus for annual Car Wash

    Thursday, July 20 2017 8:26 PM EDT2017-07-21 00:26:59 GMT
    Kingsbury at ESPN (Source: Texas Tech Athletics)Kingsbury at ESPN (Source: Texas Tech Athletics)

    Texas Tech Head Football Coach Kliff Kingsbury made his rounds on the ESPN campus on Thursday.

    Texas Tech Head Football Coach Kliff Kingsbury made his rounds on the ESPN campus on Thursday.

  • Second-straight year a Red Raider has been on the watch list

    Shimonek named to Unitas Golden Arm Watch List

    Shimonek named to Unitas Golden Arm Watch List

    Wednesday, July 19 2017 6:52 PM EDT2017-07-19 22:52:42 GMT
    Nic Shimonek (Source: KCBD Video)Nic Shimonek (Source: KCBD Video)

    Texas Tech senior quarterback Nic Shimonek has been named to the Johnny Unitas Golden Arm Award Watch List.

    Texas Tech senior quarterback Nic Shimonek has been named to the Johnny Unitas Golden Arm Award Watch List.

  • Patrick Mahomes raises more than $12,000 with charity autographs

    Patrick Mahomes raises more than $12,000 with charity autographs

    Monday, July 17 2017 10:22 PM EDT2017-07-18 02:22:36 GMT

    Former Red Raider and current Kansas City Chief, Patrick Mahomes returned to Lubbock for the first time since the 2017 NFL Draft.

    Former Red Raider and current Kansas City Chief, Patrick Mahomes returned to Lubbock for the first time since the 2017 NFL Draft.

  • 10 former Red Raiders to be inducted into Southwest Conference Hall of Fame

    10 former Red Raiders to be inducted into Southwest Conference Hall of Fame

    Wednesday, July 12 2017 7:33 PM EDT2017-07-12 23:33:23 GMT
    (Source: KCBD)(Source: KCBD)

    Ten former Red Raiders will be inducted into the Southwest Conference Hall of Fame.

    Ten former Red Raiders will be inducted into the Southwest Conference Hall of Fame.

  • KCBD Sports Xtra: Talkin' Tech

    KCBD Sports Xtra: Talkin' Tech

    Sunday, July 9 2017 10:22 PM EDT2017-07-10 02:22:38 GMT
    Source: One GuysSource: One Guys

    The KCBD Sports Xtra staff breaks down all things that involve Texas Tech...

    The KCBD Sports Xtra staff breaks down all things that involve Texas Tech...

  • Matadors top Washington Generals in TBT

    Matadors top Washington Generals in TBT

    Saturday, July 8 2017 7:09 PM EDT2017-07-08 23:09:42 GMT
    Source: KCBDSource: KCBD

    Former Red Raider John Roberson hit a big 3-pointer with 23 seconds left to lift the Texas Tech alumni team, the Matadors to a 76-72 win over the Washington Generals in the first round of the $2 million TBT Tournament in Charlotte, North Carolina. 

    Former Red Raider John Roberson hit a big 3-pointer with 23 seconds left to lift the Texas Tech alumni team, the Matadors to a 76-72 win over the Washington Generals in the first round of the $2 million TBT Tournament in Charlotte, North Carolina. 

  • Texas Tech soccer releases 2017 schedule

    Texas Tech soccer releases 2017 schedule

    Thursday, July 6 2017 7:31 PM EDT2017-07-06 23:31:10 GMT
    Texas Tech Soccer (Source: Texas Tech Athletics)Texas Tech Soccer (Source: Texas Tech Athletics)

    Texas Tech soccer unveiled their 2017 schedule on Thursday. It features eight matches at home at the John Walker Soccer Complex.

    Texas Tech soccer unveiled their 2017 schedule on Thursday. It features eight matches at home at the John Walker Soccer Complex.

  • Melanie Balcomb Named Lady Raiders Associate Head Coach

    Melanie Balcomb Named Lady Raiders Associate Head Coach

    Wednesday, July 5 2017 10:04 PM EDT2017-07-06 02:04:40 GMT

    Lady Raiders Head Coach Candi Whitaker has hired a new Associate Head Coach as Melanie Balcomb comes to Lubbock after helping guide South Carolina to a National Championship.

    Lady Raiders Head Coach Candi Whitaker has hired a new Associate Head Coach as Melanie Balcomb comes to Lubbock after helping guide South Carolina to a National Championship.

  • Sheryl Swoopes joining Lady Raiders coaching staff

    Sheryl Swoopes joining Lady Raiders coaching staff

    Wednesday, July 5 2017 4:40 PM EDT2017-07-05 20:40:58 GMT
    Provided by Texas Tech AthleticsProvided by Texas Tech Athletics

    Sheryl Swoopes is returning to the Lady Raiders.

    Sheryl Swoopes is returning to the Lady Raiders.

  • KCBD Sports Xtra: Talkin' Tech

    KCBD Sports Xtra: Talkin' Tech

    Sunday, July 2 2017 10:03 PM EDT2017-07-03 02:03:21 GMT
    Steven Gingery (Source: KCBD Video)Steven Gingery (Source: KCBD Video)

    The KCBD Sports Xtra staff talks all things Texas Tech athletics.

    The KCBD Sports Xtra staff talks all things Texas Tech athletics.

  • Another strong outing for Gingery on Team USA

    Another strong outing for Gingery on Team USA

    Sunday, July 2 2017 10:02 PM EDT2017-07-03 02:02:41 GMT
    Steven Gingery (Source: KCBD Video)Steven Gingery (Source: KCBD Video)

    Red Raider pitcher Steven Gingery has faced the best the Big 12 has to offer. Now as a member of the Team USA College National Team, he's facing the best in the world.

    Red Raider pitcher Steven Gingery has faced the best the Big 12 has to offer. Now as a member of the Team USA College National Team, he's facing the best in the world.

  • Texas Tech Tennis hosting ITA Summer Circuit Event

    Texas Tech Tennis hosting ITA Summer Circuit Event

    Wednesday, June 28 2017 6:52 PM EDT2017-06-28 22:52:56 GMT
    Source: KCBD GraphicSource: KCBD Graphic

    Texas Tech Tennis will host the ITA Summer Circuit Event July 22-24 at the McLeod Tennis Center.

    Texas Tech Tennis will host the ITA Summer Circuit Event July 22-24 at the McLeod Tennis Center.

  • Matt Corkery Steps down as Lady Raiders Associate Head Coach

    Matt Corkery Steps down as Lady Raiders Associate Head Coach

    Wednesday, June 28 2017 6:03 PM EDT2017-06-28 22:03:29 GMT

    Texas Tech announced Wednesday afternoon that Matt Corkery has resigned as Lady Raiders Associate Head Coach.

    Texas Tech announced Wednesday afternoon that Matt Corkery has resigned as Lady Raiders Associate Head Coach.

  • Red Raider baseball ranked in final college polls

    Red Raider baseball ranked in final college polls

    Wednesday, June 28 2017 6:01 PM EDT2017-06-28 22:01:24 GMT
    (Source: KCBD Graphic)(Source: KCBD Graphic)

    Texas Tech's highest ranking is 12th in Baseball America's final poll.

    Texas Tech's highest ranking is 12th in Baseball America's final poll.

  • Larryn Brooks leaving Lady Raiders program

    Larryn Brooks leaving Lady Raiders program

    Tuesday, June 27 2017 10:40 PM EDT2017-06-28 02:40:35 GMT

    Texas Tech announced Tuesday that Senior Guard Larryn Brooks will graduate in August, but will then transfer out and not play her senior season with the Lady Raiders.

    Texas Tech announced Tuesday that Senior Guard Larryn Brooks will graduate in August, but will then transfer out and not play her senior season with the Lady Raiders.

  • Texas Tech announces inductees for Hall of Fame/Honor

    Texas Tech announces inductees for Hall of Fame/Honor

    Tuesday, June 27 2017 7:37 PM EDT2017-06-27 23:37:45 GMT
    Former Lady Raiders Basketball Coach Marsha Sharp (Source: KCBD Video)Former Lady Raiders Basketball Coach Marsha Sharp (Source: KCBD Video)

    Texas Tech announced Tuesday that five student athletes will enter the Hall of Fame in November and Longtime Lady Raider Basketball Coach Marsha Sharp will join the Hall of Honor.

    Texas Tech announced Tuesday that five student athletes will enter the Hall of Fame in November and Longtime Lady Raider Basketball Coach Marsha Sharp will join the Hall of Honor.

  • Tadlock announces changes to coaching staff

    Tadlock announces changes to coaching staff

    Monday, June 26 2017 10:14 PM EDT2017-06-27 02:14:44 GMT
    Tim Tadlock (Source: Devin Ward KCBD)Tim Tadlock (Source: Devin Ward KCBD)

    Tim Tadlock announced changes to the Texas Tech baseball coaching staff on Monday.

    Tim Tadlock announced changes to the Texas Tech baseball coaching staff on Monday.

  • Red Raiders open 2018 football season vs. Ole Miss in Houston

    Red Raiders open 2018 football season vs. Ole Miss in Houston

    Friday, June 23 2017 12:06 PM EDT2017-06-23 16:06:52 GMT
    (Source: KCBD)(Source: KCBD)

    Texas Tech will kick off the 2018 football season in the AdvoCare Texas Kickoff at NRG Stadium in Houston against Ole Miss. 

    Texas Tech will kick off the 2018 football season in the AdvoCare Texas Kickoff at NRG Stadium in Houston against Ole Miss. 

  • Tickets on sale for Red Raiders vs. Baylor at AT&T Stadium

    Tickets on sale for Red Raiders vs. Baylor at AT&T Stadium

    Thursday, June 22 2017 11:19 PM EDT2017-06-23 03:19:52 GMT

    Tickets for the Red Raiders annual football game with Baylor at AT&T Stadium in Arlington are now on sale.

    Tickets for the Red Raiders annual football game with Baylor at AT&T Stadium in Arlington are now on sale.

  • Borden County falls in State Semifinals

    Borden County falls in State Semifinals

    Friday, June 9 2017 3:37 PM EDT2017-06-09 19:37:35 GMT
    Source: Pete Christy, KCBDSource: Pete Christy, KCBD

    Playing in the Class 1A State Semifinals in Round Rock, Borden County lost to Fayetteville 8-3. 

    Playing in the Class 1A State Semifinals in Round Rock, Borden County lost to Fayetteville 8-3. 

  • Bob Stoops retires at OU; Muleshoe’s Lincoln Riley named Head Coach

    Bob Stoops retires at OU; Muleshoe’s Lincoln Riley named Head Coach

    Wednesday, June 7 2017 5:14 PM EDT2017-06-07 21:14:10 GMT
    Lincoln Riley (Source: KCBD Video)Lincoln Riley (Source: KCBD Video)

    Bob Stoops has announced he is retiring as the head football coach at Oklahoma after 18 years of leading the Sooners. OU Offensive Coordinator, Lincoln Riley, a former Muleshoe Mule and Texas Tech Red Raider will become the new head coach.

    Bob Stoops has announced he is retiring as the head football coach at Oklahoma after 18 years of leading the Sooners. OU Offensive Coordinator, Lincoln Riley, a former Muleshoe Mule and Texas Tech Red Raider will become the new head coach.

  • Red Raiders fall to Sam Houston State

    Red Raiders fall to Sam Houston State

    Sunday, June 4 2017 11:51 PM EDT2017-06-05 03:51:07 GMT
    (Source: KCBD Graphic)(Source: KCBD Graphic)

    3rd seeded Sam Houston State used 14 hits and three costly Red Raider errors to top Texas Tech 9-8 and force a winner take all game, 2 p.m. Monday at Rip Griffin Park.

    3rd seeded Sam Houston State used 14 hits and three costly Red Raider errors to top Texas Tech 9-8 and force a winner take all game, 2 p.m. Monday at Rip Griffin Park.

  • Red Raiders ready for NCAA Regional

    Red Raiders ready for NCAA Regional

    Thursday, June 1 2017 9:08 PM EDT2017-06-02 01:08:16 GMT
    Source: Pete Christy, KCBDSource: Pete Christy, KCBD

    The sold-out NCAA Lubbock Regional gets underway Friday with the Red Raiders playing Delaware at 2 p.m. and Arizona and Sam Houston State playing at 6 p.m.

    The sold-out NCAA Lubbock Regional gets underway Friday with the Red Raiders playing Delaware at 2 p.m. and Arizona and Sam Houston State playing at 6 p.m.

  • KCBD Sports Xtra: Talkin' Tech

    KCBD Sports Xtra: Talkin' Tech

    Sunday, June 18 2017 11:43 PM EDT2017-06-19 03:43:03 GMT
    Source: KCBD VideoSource: KCBD Video

    The KCBD Sports Xtra staff breaks down all things Texas Tech sports. Texas Tech baseball players getting drafted and heading to the MLB.

    The KCBD Sports Xtra staff breaks down all things Texas Tech sports. Texas Tech baseball players getting drafted and heading to the MLB.

  • Texas Tech baseball has three more drafted on final day

    Texas Tech baseball has three more drafted on final day

    Wednesday, June 14 2017 7:45 PM EDT2017-06-14 23:45:13 GMT
    Source: Texas Tech AthleticsSource: Texas Tech Athletics

    Three more members of the Texas Tech baseball team were selected on the final day of the 2017 Major League Baseball Draft on Wednesday afternoon, bringing the total to eight overall picked by eight different MLB squads.

    Three more members of the Texas Tech baseball team were selected on the final day of the 2017 Major League Baseball Draft on Wednesday afternoon, bringing the total to eight overall picked by eight different MLB squads.

  • Tech duo taken by Texas squads on day two of MLB draft

    Tech duo taken by Texas squads on day two of MLB draft

    Tuesday, June 13 2017 7:27 PM EDT2017-06-13 23:27:53 GMT
    Parker Mushinski and Tanner Gardner (Source: TTU Athletics)Parker Mushinski and Tanner Gardner (Source: TTU Athletics)

    Texas Tech baseball's Parker Mushinski and Tanner Gardner had their names called by teams in their home state on day two of the 2017 Major League Baseball Draft.

    Texas Tech baseball's Parker Mushinski and Tanner Gardner had their names called by teams in their home state on day two of the 2017 Major League Baseball Draft.

  • KCBD Sports Xtra: Round Table

    KCBD Sports Xtra: Round Table

    Monday, June 12 2017 12:15 AM EDT2017-06-12 04:15:57 GMT
    Source: KCBD VideoSource: KCBD Video

    This week, the Texas Tech baseball team falls in the Regional round of the NCAA Tournament. And Dez Bryant is trying to recruit Darrell Revis to the Dallas Cowboys.

    This week, the Texas Tech baseball team falls in the Regional round of the NCAA Tournament. And Dez Bryant is trying to recruit Darrell Revis to the Dallas Cowboys.

  • KCBD Sports Xtra: Talkin' Tech

    KCBD Sports Xtra: Talkin' Tech

    Monday, June 12 2017 12:07 AM EDT2017-06-12 04:07:55 GMT
    Source: KCBD VideoSource: KCBD Video

    The KCBD Sports Xtra staff breaks down all things Texas Tech baseball, and Sheryl Swoopes getting inducted into her second Hall of Fame in a matter of two years.

    The KCBD Sports Xtra staff breaks down all things Texas Tech baseball, and Sheryl Swoopes getting inducted into her second Hall of Fame in a matter of two years.

  • Sheryl Swoopes inducted into second hall of fame in two years

    Sheryl Swoopes inducted into second hall of fame in two years

    Saturday, June 10 2017 10:05 PM EDT2017-06-11 02:05:07 GMT
    Source: KCBDSource: KCBD

    Lady Raider great Sheryl Swoopes was inducted into the Women’s Basketball Hall of Fame Saturday night. 

    Lady Raider great Sheryl Swoopes was inducted into the Women’s Basketball Hall of Fame Saturday night. 

  • Tech ranked no. 5 nationally, to play Delaware Friday at 2 p.m.

    Tech ranked no. 5 nationally, to play Delaware Friday at 2 p.m.

    (Source: KCBD Graphic)(Source: KCBD Graphic)

    The Texas Tech baseball team has been named the No. 5 national seed and will take on Delaware on Friday, June 2, at 2 p.m., at Dan Law Field at Rip Griffin Park, the NCAA Selection Committee announced today.

    The Texas Tech baseball team has been named the No. 5 national seed and will take on Delaware on Friday, June 2, at 2 p.m., at Dan Law Field at Rip Griffin Park, the NCAA Selection Committee announced today.

  • NCAA Baseball announces who will be coming to Lubbock Regional

    NCAA Baseball announces who will be coming to Lubbock Regional

    Monday, May 29 2017 12:26 PM EDT2017-05-29 16:26:59 GMT
    Texas Tech Baseball (Source Devin Ward KCBD).Texas Tech Baseball (Source Devin Ward KCBD).
    At 11:00 a.m., The NCAA announced who will be coming to Hub-City for the NCAA Lubbock Regional. The Red Raiders received the regional bid, after going (43-15) during the regular season. Texas Tech is the one seed in the regional, and will face 4th-seeded Delaware (34-21). The 2-seed in the regional is Arizona (37-19), and they will face the 3rd seed Sam Houston State (40-20). This is a double elimination tournament, and it will start on Friday here in Lubbock. This is Texas Tech&...
    At 11:00 a.m., The NCAA announced who will be coming to Hub-City for the NCAA Lubbock Regional. The Red Raiders received the regional bid, after going (43-15) during the regular season. Texas Tech is the one seed in the regional, and will face 4th-seeded Delaware (34-21). The 2-seed in the regional is Arizona (37-19), and they will face the 3rd seed Sam Houston State (40-20). This is a double elimination tournament, and it will start on Friday here in Lubbock. This is Texas Tech&...
  • No. 3 Tech selected as NCAA Regional Host Site

    No. 3 Tech selected as NCAA Regional Host Site

    Sunday, May 28 2017 8:44 PM EDT2017-05-29 00:44:33 GMT
    Provided by Texas Tech AthleticsProvided by Texas Tech Athletics

    For the second-straight year, the No. 3 Texas Tech baseball team has been picked to host an NCAA Regional at Dan Law Field at Rip Griffin Park.

    For the second-straight year, the No. 3 Texas Tech baseball team has been picked to host an NCAA Regional at Dan Law Field at Rip Griffin Park.

  • Red Raiders stave off elimination at Big 12 tournament

    Red Raiders stave off elimination at Big 12 tournament

    Thursday, May 25 2017 9:32 PM EDT2017-05-26 01:32:58 GMT

    The 3rd ranked Texas Tech Red Raiders stayed alive in the Big 12 Championship as they beat Baylor 4-1 in an elimination game Thursday morning in Oklahoma City.

    The 3rd ranked Texas Tech Red Raiders stayed alive in the Big 12 Championship as they beat Baylor 4-1 in an elimination game Thursday morning in Oklahoma City.

  • Top seed Texas Tech baseball to face Oklahoma State on Wednesday

    Top seed Texas Tech baseball to face Oklahoma State on Wednesday

    Sunday, May 21 2017 6:52 PM EDT2017-05-21 22:52:18 GMT
    (Source: KCBD Graphic)(Source: KCBD Graphic)

    The No. 4 Texas Tech baseball team has earned the top seed and will face Oklahoma State in the upcoming Phillips 66 Big 12 Baseball Championship in Oklahoma City.

    The No. 4 Texas Tech baseball team has earned the top seed and will face Oklahoma State in the upcoming Phillips 66 Big 12 Baseball Championship in Oklahoma City.

  • Tech sweeps Kansas, wins co-championship with TCU

    Tech sweeps Kansas, wins co-championship with TCU

    (Source: KCBD Graphic)(Source: KCBD Graphic)

    The Texas Tech Red Raiders have clinched a share of the 2017 Big 12 baseball regular season title. This is the first time since 2011 and third time overall in league play that Big 12 baseball has regular season co-champions. 

    The Texas Tech Red Raiders have clinched a share of the 2017 Big 12 baseball regular season title. This is the first time since 2011 and third time overall in league play that Big 12 baseball has regular season co-champions. 

  • Golf battles cold conditions during tournament

    Golf battles cold conditions during tournament

    Friday, May 19 2017 11:10 PM EDT2017-05-20 03:10:31 GMT
    Source: KCBD GraphicSource: KCBD Graphic

    Texas Tech withstood its most-challenging conditions of the season Friday as the Lady Raiders battled cold, windy and rainy conditions during the opening round of the NCAA Championships held at Rich Harvest Farms.

    Texas Tech withstood its most-challenging conditions of the season Friday as the Lady Raiders battled cold, windy and rainy conditions during the opening round of the NCAA Championships held at Rich Harvest Farms.

  • Tech's Women's Tennis advances to Elite 8

    Tech's Women's Tennis advances to Elite 8

    Friday, May 19 2017 4:49 PM EDT2017-05-19 20:49:38 GMT
    Source: KCBD VideoSource: KCBD Video

    The No. 6 Women's Tennis team punched their ticket to the NCAA Elite 8 for the first time in program history as they defeated No. 11 Auburn, 4-2, Friday afternoon.

    The No. 6 Women's Tennis team punched their ticket to the NCAA Elite 8 for the first time in program history as they defeated No. 11 Auburn, 4-2, Friday afternoon.

  • Red Raider basketball picks up Malik Ondigo

    Red Raider basketball picks up Malik Ondigo

    Saturday, May 13 2017 10:11 PM EDT2017-05-14 02:11:39 GMT
    (Source: KCBD)(Source: KCBD)

    Texas Tech men’s basketball head coach Chris Beard has signed Malik Ondigo to a National Letter of Intent and Athletic Scholarship Agreement announced Saturday as part of the spring NCAA signing period.

    Texas Tech men’s basketball head coach Chris Beard has signed Malik Ondigo to a National Letter of Intent and Athletic Scholarship Agreement announced Saturday as part of the spring NCAA signing period.

  • Tech's women's tennis off to the Sweet 16

    Tech's women's tennis off to the Sweet 16

    Saturday, May 13 2017 6:04 PM EDT2017-05-13 22:04:29 GMT

    The No. 6 Women's Tennis team advanced to the NCAA Sweet 16 for the third straight year as Texas Tech defeated No. 44 Denver, 4-1, at the McLeod Tennis Center Saturday afternoon.

    The No. 6 Women's Tennis team advanced to the NCAA Sweet 16 for the third straight year as Texas Tech defeated No. 44 Denver, 4-1, at the McLeod Tennis Center Saturday afternoon.

  • Lady Raiders beat Iowa State in championship finale

    Lady Raiders beat Iowa State in championship finale

    Source: KCBD GraphicSource: KCBD Graphic

    Texas Tech softball closed its season with a 1-0 shutout victory over Iowa State Saturday in its final game of the 2017 Big 12 Championship at OGE Energy Field inside ASA Hall of Fame Stadium Complex. 
     

    Texas Tech softball closed its season with a 1-0 shutout victory over Iowa State Saturday in its final game of the 2017 Big 12 Championship at OGE Energy Field inside ASA Hall of Fame Stadium Complex. 
     

  • Women's Tennis advances to second round

    Women's Tennis advances to second round

    Friday, May 12 2017 7:25 PM EDT2017-05-12 23:25:55 GMT
    Tech Tennis (Source: Texas Tech Athletics)Tech Tennis (Source: Texas Tech Athletics)

    The No. 6 seed Texas Tech Women’s Tennis Team advanced to the NCAA Round of 32 with a 4-0 sweep over Quinnipiac Friday afternoon at the McLeod Tennis Center. 

    The No. 6 seed Texas Tech Women’s Tennis Team advanced to the NCAA Round of 32 with a 4-0 sweep over Quinnipiac Friday afternoon at the McLeod Tennis Center. 

  • No. 4 Texas Tech drops series finale at WVU, 3-2

    No. 4 Texas Tech drops series finale at WVU, 3-2

    Sunday, May 7 2017 6:13 PM EDT2017-05-07 22:13:33 GMT
    Source: TTU AthleticsSource: TTU Athletics

    The No. 4 Texas Tech baseball team moved to 3-1 on the week after falling in the final game at West Virginia, 3-2, on Sunday afternoon at Monongalia County Stadium.

    The No. 4 Texas Tech baseball team moved to 3-1 on the week after falling in the final game at West Virginia, 3-2, on Sunday afternoon at Monongalia County Stadium.

  • Tech baseball shuts out West Virginia

    Tech baseball shuts out West Virginia

    Saturday, May 6 2017 8:46 PM EDT2017-05-07 00:46:42 GMT
    (Source: KCBD Graphic)(Source: KCBD Graphic)

    The No. 4 Texas Tech baseball team recorded a 1-0 victory over West Virginia in the series opener on Saturday afternoon at Monongalia County Stadium. 

    The No. 4 Texas Tech baseball team recorded a 1-0 victory over West Virginia in the series opener on Saturday afternoon at Monongalia County Stadium. 

  • TTU Women's Tennis wins Big 12 championship

    TTU Women's Tennis wins Big 12 championship

    Sunday, April 30 2017 10:49 PM EDT2017-05-01 02:49:16 GMT
    Source: Texas Tech AthleticsSource: Texas Tech Athletics

    The No. 7 Texas Tech Women's Tennis team won the program's first Big 12 Championship title as the Lady Raiders downed No. 9 Oklahoma State, 4-2.

    The No. 7 Texas Tech Women's Tennis team won the program's first Big 12 Championship title as the Lady Raiders downed No. 9 Oklahoma State, 4-2.

  • Tech's Women's Tennis headed to championship

    Tech's Women's Tennis headed to championship

    Saturday, April 29 2017 10:57 PM EDT2017-04-30 02:57:32 GMT

    It came down to the final two courts of the match, but the No. 7 Texas Tech Women's Tennis team claimed a 4-2 victory over No. 24 Texas to advance to the Big 12 Championship match for the second straight year.

    It came down to the final two courts of the match, but the No. 7 Texas Tech Women's Tennis team claimed a 4-2 victory over No. 24 Texas to advance to the Big 12 Championship match for the second straight year.

  • TTU wide receiver Jonathan Giles announces plans to transfer to a different university

    TTU wide receiver Jonathan Giles announces plans to transfer to a different university

    Friday, April 28 2017 5:37 PM EDT2017-04-28 21:37:25 GMT
    Jonathan Giles (Source: Twitter)Jonathan Giles (Source: Twitter)

    Texas Tech wide receiver Jonathan Giles announced on Twitter that he plans on transferring from Texas Tech and is searching for a new university to attend.

    Texas Tech wide receiver Jonathan Giles announced on Twitter that he plans on transferring from Texas Tech and is searching for a new university to attend.

  • Lady Raiders fall to Oklahoma

    Lady Raiders fall to Oklahoma

    Saturday, April 22 2017 9:19 PM EDT2017-04-23 01:19:19 GMT
    Source: KCBD GraphicSource: KCBD Graphic

    A walk-off single by Oklahoma State in the bottom of the seventh gave the Cowgirls a 2-1 victory over the Red Raiders Saturday afternoon at Cowgirl Stadium in game one of the three game series.

    A walk-off single by Oklahoma State in the bottom of the seventh gave the Cowgirls a 2-1 victory over the Red Raiders Saturday afternoon at Cowgirl Stadium in game one of the three game series.

  • Tech beats Kansas State; takes the series

    Tech beats Kansas State; takes the series

    Saturday, April 15 2017 11:51 PM EDT2017-04-16 03:51:19 GMT
    (Source: KCBD Graphic)(Source: KCBD Graphic)

    The No. 6 Texas Tech baseball team battled back from an early deficit winning 12-8 and taking the series over Kansas State on Saturday afternoon at Tointon Family Stadium.

    The No. 6 Texas Tech baseball team battled back from an early deficit winning 12-8 and taking the series over Kansas State on Saturday afternoon at Tointon Family Stadium.

  • Women’s Tennis falls to TCU

    Women’s Tennis falls to TCU

    Saturday, April 15 2017 7:26 PM EDT2017-04-15 23:26:21 GMT
    Source: TTU AthleticsSource: TTU Athletics

    The No. 7 Texas Tech Women's Tennis Team fell to No. 31 TCU on Saturday afternoon.
     

    The No. 7 Texas Tech Women's Tennis Team fell to No. 31 TCU on Saturday afternoon.
     

  • Red Raider Softball loses in series finale

    Red Raider Softball loses in series finale

    Saturday, April 15 2017 6:30 PM EDT2017-04-15 22:30:30 GMT
    Source: KCBD GraphicSource: KCBD Graphic

    Texas put eight runs across in the second inning on their way to defeating the Red Raiders, 11-3, Saturday in front of a crowd of 833 fans, the tenth largest crowd ever at Rocky Johnson Field. 
     

    Texas put eight runs across in the second inning on their way to defeating the Red Raiders, 11-3, Saturday in front of a crowd of 833 fans, the tenth largest crowd ever at Rocky Johnson Field. 
     

  • Arella Guirantes to Transfer from Texas Tech

    Arella Guirantes to Transfer from Texas Tech

    Friday, April 14 2017 6:34 PM EDT2017-04-14 22:34:04 GMT
    (Source: KCBD)(Source: KCBD)

    Texas Tech Lady Raider Basketball Head Coach Candi Whitaker announced Friday that freshman guard Arella Guirantes has been granted permission to transfer.

    Texas Tech Lady Raider Basketball Head Coach Candi Whitaker announced Friday that freshman guard Arella Guirantes has been granted permission to transfer.

  • Red Raider basketball inks Daniel Mading to NLI

    Red Raider basketball inks Daniel Mading to NLI

    Thursday, April 13 2017 9:31 PM EDT2017-04-14 01:31:31 GMT
    Source: TTU AthleticsSource: TTU Athletics

    Mading, a 6-10 forward originally from the Sudan was raised in Australia. He prepped at The Rock School in Gainesville, Florida along with St. Anthony's in Jersey City, New Jersey.

    Mading, a 6-10 forward originally from the Sudan was raised in Australia. He prepped at The Rock School in Gainesville, Florida along with St. Anthony's in Jersey City, New Jersey.

  • Red Raider basketball signs Zhaire Smith to NLI

    Red Raider basketball signs Zhaire Smith to NLI

    Thursday, April 13 2017 9:30 PM EDT2017-04-14 01:30:01 GMT
    Source: TTU AthleticsSource: TTU Athletics

    Smith, a 6-5 guard from Garland, played his high school basketball for JT Locklear at Lakeview Centennial. He is ranked as high as a four-star signee by 247 Sports along with three-star nods from ESPN.com and Scout.com. Smith chose Texas Tech over Big 12 rival Texas and will be a freshman for the 2017-18 season.

    Smith, a 6-5 guard from Garland, played his high school basketball for JT Locklear at Lakeview Centennial. He is ranked as high as a four-star signee by 247 Sports along with three-star nods from ESPN.com and Scout.com. Smith chose Texas Tech over Big 12 rival Texas and will be a freshman for the 2017-18 season.

  • Baylor defeats Tech, 10-9

    Baylor defeats Tech, 10-9

    (Source: KCBD Graphic)(Source: KCBD Graphic)

    The No. 6 Texas Tech baseball team dropped a heartbreaking 10-9 loss to No. 29 Baylor on Sunday afternoon at Dan Law Field at Rip Griffin Park.

    The No. 6 Texas Tech baseball team dropped a heartbreaking 10-9 loss to No. 29 Baylor on Sunday afternoon at Dan Law Field at Rip Griffin Park.

  • Lady Raiders defeat Kansas, 9-3

    Lady Raiders defeat Kansas, 9-3

    Sunday, April 9 2017 5:57 PM EDT2017-04-09 21:57:38 GMT
    Source: KCBD GraphicSource: KCBD Graphic

    Texas Tech softball scored early and often racking up 10 hits and three home runs en route to a 9-3 win over Kansas Sunday afternoon in front a season-high 807 fans at Rocky Johnson Field.

    Texas Tech softball scored early and often racking up 10 hits and three home runs en route to a 9-3 win over Kansas Sunday afternoon in front a season-high 807 fans at Rocky Johnson Field.

  • Lady Raiders defeat West Virginia

    Lady Raiders defeat West Virginia

    Sunday, April 9 2017 3:43 PM EDT2017-04-09 19:43:51 GMT
    Source: Texas Tech AthleticsSource: Texas Tech Athletics

    The No. 5 Texas Tech Women’s Tennis Team clinched a share of the 2017 Big 12 title with a 4-0 win over West Virginia on Sunday afternoon. 

    The No. 5 Texas Tech Women’s Tennis Team clinched a share of the 2017 Big 12 title with a 4-0 win over West Virginia on Sunday afternoon. 

  • Red Raiders capitalize on defense during spring series

    Red Raiders capitalize on defense during spring series

    Saturday, April 8 2017 11:32 PM EDT2017-04-09 03:32:22 GMT
    (Source: KCBD)(Source: KCBD)

    The Texas Tech defense capitalized on five turnovers and six sacks to secure the Spring Series crown with a 60-33 victory during “Saturday Night Lights” at Jones AT&T Stadium.

    The Texas Tech defense capitalized on five turnovers and six sacks to secure the Spring Series crown with a 60-33 victory during “Saturday Night Lights” at Jones AT&T Stadium.

  • Cheer, Pom squad homecoming celebration set for Sunday

    Cheer, Pom squad homecoming celebration set for Sunday

    Saturday, April 8 2017 4:55 PM EDT2017-04-08 20:55:54 GMT
    Texas Tech Cheer Squad (Source: Facebook)Texas Tech Cheer Squad (Source: Facebook)

    To congratulate the Texas Tech Cheer and Pom squads national title, Tech will be hosting homecoming celebration at 9 p.m. Sunday at the John Walker Soccer Complex.

    To congratulate the Texas Tech Cheer and Pom squads national title, Tech will be hosting homecoming celebration at 9 p.m. Sunday at the John Walker Soccer Complex.

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