Texas Tech Cross Country heading to Arkansas

Texas Tech Cross Country heading to Arkansas

FAYETTEVILLE, AK (KCBD) - The Red Raider Cross Country team will look for a hot start as they compete in the Chile Pepper Festival on Saturday.

The meet hosts 35 men's teams and 37 women's teams for 10K and 5K races starting at 9:30 a.m.

It'll be the first for the Red Raider men to run a 10,000 meter race here as last year the course was an 8,000 meter race.

Texas Tech finished 2nd in the Texas Invitational and looks for a good showing in Fayetteville on Saturday.

After this weekend in Arkansas, Texas Tech will travel to Louisville for the NCAA Pre-National Meet on Oct. 14.

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