Final: Kentucky 76 Texas Tech 74

Texas Tech faced off against Kentucky Saturday evening at The United Supermarkets Arena.

  Hoop Madness scores & highlights for Friday, Jan. 24

  Warnings about ticket scams ahead of TTU vs Kentucky game

  Lubbock stores stocking up on Mahomes gear ahead of Super Bowl

TTU commit Nimari Burnett has been selected as McDonald’s All-Amerian

New Mahomes bobbleheads to be released Friday ahead of Chief’s Super Bowl appearance

Tech vs. Kentucky: Most expensive game in basketball

Continued Coverage

Down 15, the Lady Raiders rally to beat Oklahoma in overtime

Kansas Jayhawks suspend forward, Silvio De Sousa, indefinitely after brawl with Kansas St.

  Hoop Madness Scores & Highlights for Jan. 21

With big second half, Horned Frogs jump No. 18 Red Raiders

Patrick Mahomes is now #1 in NFL merchandise sales

Texas Tech jumps to No. 18 on AP’s Top 25

A Red Raider has made a Super Bowl appearance for 11-straight years

For the 11th consecutive year, Red Raider fans will have a rooting interest in the biggest football game of the season – the Super Bowl.

  KCBD Sports Xtra: Texas Tech Hoops

The Red Raider basketball team was efficient on the offensive end against Iowa State.

  Hoop Madness Team of the Week: No. 8 Sands Lady Stangs

The Lady Stangs are a team that locks down on the defensive end, and a team that loves to be around each other.

Four with Lubbock ties in Super Bowl LIV

When the ball is kicked off in Super Bowl LIV on Feb. 2, there will be four people with Lubbock ties at the game.

Mahomes, Chiefs headed to Super Bowl

Reports: Jett Duffey has found new transfer home

Lady Raiders suffer tough loss at Kansas

  No. 23 Red Raiders top Iowa State 72-52

  VIDEO: Vanilla Ice performs at halftime for Red Raiders vs. Iowa State

  Hoop Madness Scores & Highlights for Jan. 17

  Idalou’s Bradley Adkins to try to return to Olympics in 2020

Back in 2016, Idalou’s Bradley Adkins was on Team USA IN Rio. Competing in the High Jump, Bradley finished 21st in the World. So will Bradley try to get back on the World’s stage? The 2020 Summer Olympics are in Tokyo and they start July 24th on KCBD NewsChannel 11.

Lady Raiders suffer loss in Austin

Suffering their third Big 12 loss in four Conference games, the Lady Raiders (12-3, 1-3) look to rebound visiting Kansas 5 p.m. Saturday.

Matt Mooney, Tariq Owens sign two-way contracts with Cleveland Cavaliers, Phoenix Suns

Former Texas Tech Basketball players Matt Mooney and Tariq Owens have officially put pen to paper with two NBA teams.

Dallas Mavericks to hold Texas Tech College Night against Jarrett Culver and the Timberwolves

The Dallas Maverick’s Texas Tech night will be Feburary 24, against Jarrett Culver and the Timberwolves.

Hoop Madness scores & highlights for Tuesday, Jan. 14

Here’s your South Plains Hoop Madness scores and highlights for boys and girls from Tuesday night!

Red Raiders get big road win over Kansas State

The 23rd ranked Red Raiders snapped a two game losing streak as they beat Kansas State 77-63 in Manhattan, Kansas Tuesday night.

Tucker Named Big 12 Freshman of the Week for second time

Texas Tech Lady Raider basketball freshman Alexis Tucker has been named Big 12 Freshman of the Week again, the conference announced Monday.

Area Teams in High School Basketball State Rankings

The new State basketball rankings are out according to the Texas Association of Basketball Coaches (TABC) and many area teams are ranked. Look for them on our Hoop Madness Coverage Tuesdays and Fridays.

Houston Astros fire manager and general manager

Houston Astros fire manager and general manager

Tech drops to No. 23 in AP poll

Following two consecutive losses during Big 12 play, the Texas Tech men’s basketball team has dropped to No. 23 in the Associated Press’ Top 25 poll.

  KCBD Sports Xtra: Texas Tech Hoops

During this segment, we hear from head coach Chris Beard and break down the stats behind the loss.

  Hoop Madness Team of the Week: Levelland Lobos

Currently, the Lobos are 18-6 on the season and are on a seven-game winning streak.

Mahomes, Chiefs make huge comeback in AFC playoff matchup

After being dominated in the first quarter, Patrick Mahomes and the Kansas City Chiefs mounted a huge comeback in their AFC Divisional Round playoff game against Houston.

No. 22 Red Raiders drop 2nd-straight Big 12 game

The 22nd ranked Red Raiders made the long trip to Morgantown, but they lost their second straight Big 12 Conference game, falling to No. 17 West Virginia 66-54 Saturday night.

Lady Raiders fall to Kansas State 76-72

The Texas Tech Lady Raiders fell to the Kansas State. Wildcats 76-72 Saturday afternoon at United Supermarkets Arena.

  Hoop Madness scores & highlights for Friday, Jan. 10

Here’s your South Plains Hoop Madness scores and highlights for boys and girls from Friday night!

Mike Leach to SEC to coach Mississippi State

Former Red Raider Football Coach Mike Leach is heading to the SEC to coach Mississippi State. He is leaving Washington State after a strong eight year run.

Lady Raiders rebound to shock TCU in Fort Worth

Coming off a 30 point loss at home, the Texas Tech Lady Raiders showed their worth in Fort Worth Wednesday night, beating TCU 80-76.

Former Longhorn, Todd Orlando, hired as Assistant Coach for the Red Raiders

Texas Tech head coach Matt Wells announced Wednesday the hiring of Todd Orlando as the program’s new assistant head coach and linebackers coach.

  Hoop Madness scores & highlights for Tuesday, Jan. 7

Here’s your South Plains Hoop Madness scores and highlights for boys and girls from Tuesday night!

#22 Texas Tech falls to #4 Baylor, 57-52

Baylor went into tonight’s game 11-1, with their only loss to the unranked Washington Huskies. The Red Raiders, now 10-4, go on to play #17 West Virginia on Saturday, January 11, as Big 12 Conference play continues.

Abernathy’s Darrell Daily announces his retirement

After 33 years of coaching, including the last 11 as the head football coach/AD at Abernathy, Darrell Daily announced on social media he is retiring.

Carolina Panthers hire Baylor’s Matt Rhule as head coach

The Panthers fired coach Ron Rivera in early December.

First High School State Basketball Rankings are out for 2020

The first High School State Basketball Rankings are out for 2020 according to TABC .

Mike McCarthy receives a 5 year deal as the head coach of the Dallas Cowboys

The Dallas Cowboys have agreed on terms with Mike McCarthy as the new head coach for the Cowboys.

Texas Tech remains in No. 22 spot on AP’s Top 25

In week 10 of the Associated Press’ Top 25 poll, the Texas Tech Red Raiders remain at No. 22. This comes two days after an 85-50 win against Oklahoma State.

NFL Network report: Dallas Cowboys hire Mike McCarthy as new head coach

Calling it a “done deal,” an NFL Network reporter says Mike McCarthy has signed a deal with the Dallas Cowboys to be their new head coach.

  KCBD Sports Xtra: Texas Tech Hoops

Both the Red Raiders and Lady Raiders started Big 12 Conference play this week.

  KCBD Sports Xtra: Reliving the 2019 sports year

From Texas Tech to the high school scene – 2019 was truly a special year here on the South Plains.

  Hoop Madness Team of the Week: No. 1 Shallowater Fillies

The Fillies take great pride on the defensive side of the ball and crashing the boards, and that has translated into some big time wins.

  Big wins for LCU basketball on Saturday

The Lubbock Christian basketball teams continued Lone Star Conference play on Saturday and both picked up big time wins.

  Texas Tech men beat Oklahoma State 85-50

Texas Tech kicked off their Big 12 conference games against Oklahoma St. at the United Supermarkets Arena Saturday. Tip-off was scheduled for 11 a.m.

  Hoop Madness scores & highlights for Friday, Jan. 3

Here’s your South Plains Hoop Madness scores and highlights for boys and girls from Friday night!

  Lady Raiders fall in Big 12 Opener

The Lady Raiders drop their first game of the season in their Big 12 opener against Iowa State, 96-66.

Kansas City welcomes BobblePat, life-sized bobblehead of Patrick Mahomes

The Kansas City Chiefs revealed BobblePat on Friday, a life-sized bobblehead of Patrick Mahomes, on tour around Kansas City through Jan. 12.

Reports: Jason Garrett out as Cowboys head coach

After multiple meetings and treating this with an "abundance of care and respect" - ESPN's Ed Werder reports that Jason Garrett's time in Dallas is coming to an end.

Philadelphia 76ers call up Zhaire Smith

Thursday afternoon, the Philadelphia 76ers announced that they have recalled former Red Raider Zhaire Smith from the Blue Coats.

Former Red Raider Zach Thomas a finalist for 2020 Pro Football Hall of Fame Class

Texas Tech Football Ring of Honor member Zach Thomas is one step closer to being in the Pro Football Hall of fame.

KCBD SPORTS POLL: Best Moment & Athlete of the 2010′s for Texas Tech

Last night, people from across the world said hello to the new decade. But, before we turn the page to 2020 - we wanted to look back at the 2010's one last time.

Chris Beard to be featured in “NCAA Men of March” series

The "NCAA Men of March" series highlights NCAA Basketball coaches from the nations marquee programs, and they will feature Texas Tech head coach Chris Beard, this week.

SPC Texans win another Fiesta Bowl Shootout title

Before the new year began, the South Plains College men's basketball team captured their third Fiesta Bowl Shootout title in four years.

  2019: Year in review for our South Plains sports

From Texas Tech to the high school scene – 2019 was truly a special year on the South Plains. So, here’s a 2019 year in review for all of our local sports.

Local College Basketball rankings

As we make our way into 2020, we take a look at our area collegiate basketball teams. Right now, we have five teams soaring into the new decade with some high rankings.

Lexi Gordon named Big 12 Player of the Week

Lady Raider junior Lexie Gordon has been tabbed as the Big 12 Player of the Week. The award marks the first time that Gordon has earned a Big 12 weekly honor in just her third week of eligibility.

Jarrett Culver scores career high 21 for Timberwolves

Jarrett Culver played 38 minutes Monday night and scored a career high 21 points for the Minnesota Timberwolves.

Jason Garrett “firing” all rumors as he meets with owners

Jason Garrett is currently meeting with Jerry and Stephen Jones in Frisco at The Star.

Area basketball teams ranked final 2019 state polls

Here are the area teams ranked in the new TABC State polls released Monday.

Tech bumps up to No. 22 in AP’s Top 25 Poll

In the final poll released before the new year and conference play, the Texas Tech Red Raiders bumped up to No. 22 in the AP’s Top 25 Poll.

  KCBD Sports Xtra: High School Hoops

The World's Largest High School basketball tournament just wrapped up and KCBD Sports had you covered.

  KCBD Sports Xtra: Texas Tech Basketball

The Red Raiders pulled away in the second half to beat Cal-State Bakersfield to seal their 54th-straight home non-conference win.

  KCBD Sports Xtra: Lady Raiders & Holidays

The Lady Raiders dominated UTSA en route to their 11th-straight win.

Texas Tech defeats Cal State Bakersfield at United Supermarkets Arena 73-58

exas Tech defeated the Cal State Bakersfield Roadrunners at the United Supermarkets Arena on Sunday.

Lady Raiders remain undefeated beating UTSA 115-58

The Lady Raiders remain undefeated beating University of Texas San Antonio at the United Supermarkets Arena Sunday at 12:00 p.m.

  Championship Saturday Scores & Highlights from Caprock Classic

In all, we had five teams playing in three different championship games of the 61st annual FiberMax Caprock Classic.

  Red Raider basketball ready for CSU Bakersfield

The Christmas break is over and now the No. 23 Red Raiders are set to face Cal State Bakersfield before they start Big 12 Conference play.

  Championship Saturday for 61st annual FiberMax Caprock Classic

Championship Saturday for 61st annual FiberMax Caprock Classic

Day 2 of the FiberMax Caprock Classic

What a day for high school basketball here on the South Plains! In all, there was 76-games across all of the gyms in the Hub-City.

  Results and highlights from Day 1 of FiberMax Caprock Classic

There were a total of 55 games played across eight different gyms in the first day of the FiberMax Caprock Classic.