Texas Tech Baseball to open 2021 season at Globe Life Field

All eyes in the college baseball world will be fixed on Arlington where the Red Raiders will be among three Big 12 teams and three SEC teams in competition.

Texas Tech basketball home game against Iowa State postponed

Former Lady Raider Chrislyn Carr lands at Baylor

Coronado football coach Seth Parr resigns

Texas Tech Basketball game against TCU on Jan. 20 postponed

  Hoop Madness Team of the Week: Estacado Matadors

After losing Mahomes, Chiefs hold off Browns 22-17

Continued Coverage

Lady Raiders upset No. 21 Texas

Matt Wells adds five impact transfers for spring semester

  Tech men fall to Baylor 68-60

  Hoop Madness Scores & Highlights for Friday, Jan. 15

Coronado’s J.R. Compton is Floydada’s new head football coach

Ty Palmer steps down in Seminole

  Red Raiders upset No. 4 Texas

Mac McClung hit a basket with 2.2 seconds left to lift Tech over the 4th-ranked Texas Longhorns 79-77 Wednesday night.

Lady Raiders come up short in West Virginia

Looking to snap a three-game losing streak, the Texas Tech Lady Raiders went on the road to West Virginia Wednesday night.

Spirit Halloween raises over $33 thousand for Covenant Childrens

Covenant Children’s is pleased to announce they will receive a grant for $33,604 from Spirit Halloween.

Hoop Madness scores & highlights for Tuesday, Jan. 12

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

TABC State Basketball rankings

  Hoop Madness Team of the Week: Shallowater Fillies

  Lady Raiders fall to Iowa State 99-72

Sunday’s Lady Raider Basketball Game Free to Attend

  Texas Tech breezes by Iowa State 91-64

  Hoop Madness Scores & Highlights for Friday, Jan. 8

LCU Chap and Lady Chap games cancelled for January 8 and 9

The Chap and Lady Chap Basketball teams will be playing in the Rip Griffin Center on Saturday, January 16 against Angelo State University.

Sources: Nimari Burnett leaving Red Raider basketball team

Burnett was averaging five points, two rebounds and one steal a game.

Lady Raiders lose a heartbreaker to Oklahoma

The Lady Raiders four game winning streak against Oklahoma was snapped. Texas Tech drops to 6-4 overall and 1-3 in the Big 12.

  Hoop Madness scores & highlights for Tuesday, Jan. 5

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

#18 Red Raiders hold off Kansas State

The 18th ranked Red Raiders returned to the win column as they beat Kansas State 82-71 Tuesday night at the United Supermarkets Arena.

Brent Green steps down as Littlefield head football coach

Coach Green said it was a tough decision, but he felt like it was the right time.

  VIDEO: One-on-one with former Texas Tech guard Davide Moretti

Sports Reporter Ronald Clark goes one on one with former Red Raider guard, Davide Moretti in an interview you’ll only see here on KCBD.

Former Red Raider KeSean Carter announces transfer to Houston

Former Texas Tech receiver KeSean Carter has announced that he will be transferring to the University of Houston.

Lady Raiders fall to Oklahoma State 75-48

After hanging with Oklahoma State in the first half, the Lady Raiders fell behind in the second half, losing 75-48.

  Texas Tech falls in overtime to Oklahoma State 82-77

Texas Tech fell to Oklahoma State in overtime Saturday, losing 82-77.

Behren Morton excited to help Red Raider football

Earlier this month, four-star recruit quarterback Behren Morton signed to play football for Texas Tech. KCBD's Pete Christy spoke with Behren as he prepares for his Red Raider career.

#13 Red Raiders cruise past Incarnate Word

Marcus Santos-Silva also scored 11 points for the Red Raiders. Kyler Edwards added 10 and 8 rebounds. The Red Raiders led 41-19 and never looked back.

Lady Raiders roll past Incarnate Word

The Lady Raiders move to 6-2 overall and are 1-1 in the Big 12. Tech is next in action in 2021 as they visit Oklahoma State 6:30 p.m., January 2nd.

Lubbock-Cooper/Wichita Falls Rider game moved to New Year’s Day in Amarillo

The 5ADII State Quarterfinal game between Lubbock-Cooper and Wichita Falls Rider has been moved from New Year’s Eve to New Year’s Day 4pm Friday at Dick Bivins in Amarillo due to weather concerns.

  End Zone Team of the Week: Lubbock-Cooper Pirates

The eighteenth KCBD End Zone Team of the Week for this season is the Lubbock-Cooper Pirates.

Red Oak ISD apologizes to Coronado for comments made by assistant head coach

Red Oak ISD issued an apology on Sunday, after an insulting tweet from Assistant Head Coach Bam Harrison.

  No. 6 Coronado falls to Red Oak 42-41 in two overtimes

No. 6 Coronado saw their super season come to an end as they lost to Red Oak 42-41 in two overtimes Saturday afternoon in the 5ADI Regional Semifinals in Wichita Falls.

  Lubbock Cooper Advances to the Quarterfinals

In the 4th quarter, fueled by their defense and two interceptions by Rylan Wilcox, Lubbock Cooper took the lead back and held on for the victory.

Texas Tech golfers on international team win Arnold Palmer Cup

Ludvig Aberg and Sofia Garcia combined for six victories over the course of the three-day event.

#15 Red Raiders pick up Big 12 win in Oklahoma

Coming off a one-point home loss to Kansas, the 15th ranked Red Raiders rebounded to earn their first Big 12 Conference victory edging Oklahoma 69-67 Tuesday night in Norman.

Texas Tech hosts news conference to introduce Texas Tech OC Sonny Cumbie

Texas Tech live news conference at 5:30 p.m. with new Offensive Coordinator Sonny Cumbie.

  WATCH: KCBD’s live coverage of Sonny Cumbie’s arrival in Lubbock

The new Red Raider Offensive Coordinator Sonny Cumbie arrived in Lubbock this afternoon with his family.

Sources say former Red Raider Sonny Cumbie will be hired as offensive coordinator

Cumbie has spent the last six years with the Horned Frogs in Fort Worth but began his coaching career with the Red Raiders.

Lady Raiders cruise to 19 point victory over Southern

The Lady Raiders head to a brief Christmas break, after beating Southern University 79-60 in the United Supermarkets Arena, Monday afternoon.

  End Zone Team of the Week: Coronado Mustangs

In their area championship matchup in the 5A Division 1 playoffs against Azle, the Mustangs beat the Hornets 77-43.

Lady Raiders come back from 16 to beat TCU

After the departure of starting point guard Chrislyn Carr, the Lady Raiders were able to complete the comeback and beat TCU 78-72 on Saturday afternoon in the United Supermarkets Arena.

Coronado volleyball coach Casey Trout stepping down

According to LISD, Trout was named head coach in 2013, leading the Lady Mustangs to a 193-111 record. During the 2014 season, the Lady Mustangs advanced to the regional semi-finals, posting a 30-12 record.

Red Raiders edged by Kansas in Big 12 Opener

The 14th-ranked Red Raiders battled No. 5 Kansas the entire game, falling 58-57 Thursday night at the United Supermarkets Arena.

  Post falls in State Title game vs. No. 1 Shiner

Playing in the 2ADI State Championship for the second straight season, the Post Bold Gold Antelopes couldn’t overcome No. 1 Shiner, falling 42-20 in Arlington Thursday afternoon.

Frenship High School volleyball coach resigns

Frenship ISD has accepted the resignation of the high school head volleyball coach, effective Friday, Dec. 18, 2020.

Lubbock ISD football players sign letters of intent

Football players T.J. Steele from Estacado High School and Tyrin Bradley from Monterey High School participated in ceremonies at their home campuses. Steele will be attending Texas Christian University, and Bradley is headed to Abilene Christian University.

  Texas Tech adds 10 high school prospects to kick off early signing period

Texas Tech head coach Matt Wells added to the Red Raiders’ future Wednesday with the commitment of 10 high school prospects to kick off the early signing period.

Lady Raiders fall to Baylor in conference opener

After going (3-1) during their non-conference, the Lady Raiders dropped their first Big 12 conference game against the seventh ranked Baylor Lady Bears 91-45.

WATCH: Texas Tech holds news conference after David Yost fired as offensive coordinator

Texas Tech made a move Monday, firing David Yost as the Red Raiders offensive coordinator after two seasons with the football program.

Red Raiders rise to No. 14 in AP Top 25

Rising three spots following a four-game winning streak, the Texas Tech men’s basketball team is back at No. 14 in the Associated Press Top 25 Poll.

  NCAA to play women’s basketball Tournament at 1 site, eyes Texas

The women’s Final Four in 2021 was already set for San Antonio and the NCAA has begun preliminary talks with the Texas city to hold the entire 64-team tournament in the area.

New York Times: Cleveland Indians to change team name after 105 years

The decision to drop the name the team has had since 1915 came down on Sunday in the midst of social justice movements to stop sports teams from using Native American-themed elements for their mascots.

  End Zone Team of the Week: Post Antelopes

The Bold Gold was tested again in the playoffs but was able to overcome the adversity and make crucial plays on defense to secure the win.

LCU WOMEN’S BASKETBALL: Home Win Streak Reaches 80 For Lady Chaps

The Lubbock Christian University Lady Chaparrals became the third program in NCAA Division II women’s basketball history to reach 80 consecutive home wins, as the Lady Chaps completed a two-game weekend sweep of St. Mary’s...

Kingdom Prep Warriors to play for State Title

The 6th-ranked Kingdom Prep Warriors beat No. 7 Wichita Christian 35-14 Saturday night at Jack Huey Field in Guthrie.

  Chris Beard records win No. 100 as Red Raiders beat Texas A&M Corpus Christi

Texas Tech men’s basketball head coach Chris Beard won his 100th game at Texas Tech with the Red Raiders’ 77-57 victory over Texas A&M Corpus Christi on Saturday afternoon.

  End Zone Scores & Highlights for Friday, Dec. 11

Here’s Pete with your high school football scores and highlights for Friday night!

LCU postpones men’s basketball games with St. Mary’s due to COVID-19 protocols

The Lubbock Christian University men’s basketball games against St. Mary’s, originally scheduled for this weekend, have been postponed due to COVID-19 protocols.

  Post gets another crack at a State Championship

In an absolute battle, #3 Post knocked off #7 Crawford 28-14 to advance to play for the 2A Division I State Championship for the second straight season.

Texas Tech University temporarily closes football training facility

In addition to head coach Matt Wells, Texas Tech has had eight other members of its coaching staff and various support personnel who utilize the Football Training Facility test positive in the past seven days along with one additional student-athlete.

  No. 17 Red Raiders top Abilene Christian

In a battle of dueling defense, the 17th-ranked Red Raiders handed Abilene Christian University their first loss, winning 51-44 Wednesday night at the United Supermarkets Arena.

I Beat Pete: Pop-A-Shot on a Fertilizer spreader vs. Idalou Lady Cats

This challenge was nerve-racking, and pressure packed as you knew what the person next to you was doing.

UPDATE: Jeff Lyles withdraws name for Floydada head football coach job

UPDATE: Jeff Lyles tells me he has pulled his name from the Floydada football job and will be staying at Sundown. Floydada says the search continues for a new Whirlwinds Football Coach.

  Lady Raiders get back to winning, top Angelo State

The Lady Raiders rebounded from their first loss of the season, knocking off Angelo State 87-42 Wednesday at the United Supermarkets Arena.

Hoop Madness: Area schools are ranked in the new State High School Basketball rankings

The new State High School Basketball rankings are out by the Texas Association of Basketball Coaches and plenty of area teams are in the polls.

End Zone: New playoff pairings for area teams

Two are in the State Semifinals and 3 are beginning the 5A Bi-District Playoffs. Look for highlights in the End Zone Thursday, Friday and Saturday. Good luck to our area teams.

  End Zone Team of the Week: Post Antelopes

In their Quarterfinals matchup in the 2A Division 1 playoffs against Cisco, the Antelopes beat the Lobos 33-0

No. 17 Red Raiders roll past Grambling

The 17th ranked Red Raiders used a dominating defensive effort to stop Grambling 81-40 Sunday afternoon at the United Supermarkets Arena.

  End Zone Scores & Highlights for Saturday, Dec. 5

Here’s Pete with your playoff scores and highlights for Saturday night.

Lady Raiders fall to Rice

In their first meeting since 2005, the Texas Tech Lady Raiders lost their first game of the season to Rice 81-62 Saturday evening at the United Supermarkets Arena.

  Red Raiders hold on to beat Kansas 16-13

Despite being 27-point favorites, the Red Raiders were in a battle with Kansas, edging the Jayhawks 16-13 in the regular season finale at Jones AT&T Stadium Saturday afternoon.

Game Preview: Red Raiders Host Kansas on Senior Day

Texas Tech will be playing a regular-season football game in the month of December for the first time since 1988 Saturday when the Red Raiders host Kansas inside Jones AT&T Stadium.

  End Zone Scores & Highlights for Friday, Dec. 4

Here’s Pete with your high school football scores and highlights for Friday night.