Pigskin Preview: Tahoka Bulldogs

After going 6-5 and earning their first winning season since 2010, the Tahoka Bulldogs brings back a bunch of starters on offense and defense so head coach Steven Overstreet has high expectations.

  KCBD Sports Xtra: The B Block

  KCBD Sports Xtra: Texas Tech Sports

  Lubbock Mediocre Golf Association: Embracing fun & lack of talent

Pigskin Preview: Loop Longhorns

Pigskin Preview: Whitharral Panthers

Sofia Garcia Captures Dutch Junior Open Title

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Pigskin Preview: Jayton Jaybirds

Phoenix Suns sign Tariq Owens

Adrian Gregory signs five-year extension

Pigskin Preview: Cotton Center Elks

Matt Mooney to return to Lubbock to host Basketball camp

Pigskin Preview: Lazbuddie Longhorns

Trinity Christian football gets huge support from administration

There’s a new attitude about Trinity Christian Lion football going into the 2019 season and it starts at the top as Dr, Kevin Spiller takes over as the Lions Head Coach.“What an opportunity. What a blessing to be given this job as head football coach, head track coach and assistant ad

  Jarrett Culver introduced by the Minnesota Timberwolves: “I am ready to play”

The Minnesota Timberwolves introduced their top draft pick, Lubbock Jarrett Culver at a news conference Thursday. The Texas Tech Red Raiders says he is ready to put in whatever it takes to have a successful NBA career

TTU Men’s Basketball announces 2019 non-conference schedule

The Texas Tech men’s basketball program has announced its 2019-20 non-conference schedule following a historic season where the Red Raiders advanced to the NCAA National Championship Final, won the Big 12 regular-season championship and earned the most wins in program history.

Gregory earns five year contract extension

Head coach Adrian Gregory will remain at the helm of the Texas Tech softball team after signing a new five-year contract, announced by Director of Athletics Kirby Hocutt on Wednesday.

Pigskin Preview: Anton Bulldogs

KCBD VIDEO: Wes Kittley delivers winning message at men’s lunch

Pigskin Preview: Amherst Bulldogs

Single-Game Tickets, Theme Games Announced for 2019 Season

Pigskin Preview: Motley County Matadors

Justus Parker ready to learn from mistake that cost him his Red Raider football career

Pigskin Preview: Silverton Owls

The Silverton Owls went 3-8 last season, making the pigskin playoffs and they bring back a lot of experience.

Pigskin Preview: Patton Springs Rangers

The Patton Springs Rangers went 3-6 last season for their most successful season since 2009. Eric Johnson is back for a second season in Afton and he says they should have 8 or 9 players to make a run.

Lady Raider Erin Degrate grad transfers to Baylor

The Lady Raiders have lost Erin Degrate as she has grad transferred to Baylor and will be eligible to play this season for the Lady Bears.

Pigskin Preview: Kress Kangaroos

The Kress Kangaroos went 3-6 last season. They enter with a new coach in 2019 as Mark Earhart returns from Cotton Center to lead the Kangaroos.

Matt Wells and Red Raiders kick off Big 12 Media Days

Big 12 Media Days at AT&T Stadium in Arlington kicked off Monday with 5 squads, including Texas Tech and all eyes were on new Texas Tech Football Coach Matt Wells.

  KCBD Sports Xtra: High School Sports

We are 46 days away from the high school football season kicking off.

  KCBD Sports Xtra: The B Block

Tonight on KCBD Sports Xtra, we hear a story of how Patrick Mahomes gave back to his hometown.

  KCBD Sports Xtra: Texas Tech Sports

The Texas Tech Meat Judging team just keeps winning titles.

Texas Tech Meat Judging takes first at Australian international contest

The Texas Tech Meat Judging team traveled to the Land Down Under to compete in the 2019 Australian International Collegiate Meat Judging competition this week.

Plainview-native Jonathan Martinez knocks out Pingyuan Liu in UFC Sacramento

Heading into this weekend’s action at UFC Sacramento, Plainview-native Jonathan Martinez was looking to pick up his second-straight win.

Red Raiders in the Summer League Update

For two former Red Raiders, their run in the NBA Summer League has come to an end, while Keenan Evans and the Grizzlies survived and advanced.

Tristan Smith wins three state titles and one national title in 4-H Shooting

With Team Texas winning the competition, Smith is now a National Champion in the team Small Bore Pistol competition.

  Estacado hosts third annual Thomas Howard Football camp

The late Thomas Howard Junior's legacy lives on.

Red Raider Pitcher John McMillon to return for Senior Season

The man who has been throwing the heat at 100 MPH, Red Raider Pitcher John McMillon, will return to Texas Tech for his Senior Season.

West Girls All-Stars look to finish with a win

The West Girls All-Star basketball team has been working hard this week at Midwestern State University. They face the East at noon Saturday as part of the Six-Man Coaches Association All-Star Games.

Texas Tech finishes third in men’s Capital One Cup standings

After a historic spring that featured a national title and two top-four national finishes, Texas Tech has achieved its highest finish all-time in the men’s Capital One Cup as the Red Raiders closed the 2018-19 year in third place.

Six-Man All-Stars get to play the game they love 1 last time

The Six-Man West Division I and Division II All-Stars have been practicing all week under the hot sun in Wichita Falls. Both will face tests from East Teams at the Six Man Coaches Association All-Star games this weekend. The Division I game is 7:30pm Friday night and the Division II Contest is Sat.

Beard hires Bob Donewald as director of player developement

Texas Tech head men's basketball coach Chris Beard has announced the hiring of Bob Donewald Jr. as the Director of Player of Development.

Patrick Mahomes wins Best NFL Player ESPY

It really wasn’t a surprise to anyone when Patrick Mahomes won the ESPY for the Best NFL Player.

Matthew Hoover takes over Anton football

After six years at Grandfalls-Royalty, Matthew Hoover is leaving to be the new Head Football Coach/Athletic Director at Anton.

Max Lefevre joins Minnesota Timberwolves coaching staff

After three years on the Texas Tech coaching staff, Max Lefevre is heading to the NBA to be the Head Video Coordinator and Player Development Associate for the Minnesota Timberwolves.

Mahomes’ foundation to donate shoes to Whitehouse ISD

Whitehouse native and Kansas City Chief’s quarterback Patrick Mahomes is once again giving back to the athletes of his alma mater.

Lady Raiders strengthen 2019-20 roster with addition of Jo’Nah Johnson

After posting one of the best turnaround seasons in the nation, head coach Marlene Stollings added another highly-talented recruit to the Lady Raider basketball roster with the addition of soon-to-be junior Jo’Nah Johnson.

Zhaire Smith paces 76ers in scoring

Zhaire Smith, the 2018 first-round pick continued his strong summer league performances with a team-leading 18-points in the 76ers' 84-81 overtime loss to Oklahoma City.

Timberwolves sign former Red Raider Jarrett Culver to rookie contract

After waiting a couple of weeks for the draft-night trade to officially go through, the Timberwolves officially signed Jarrett Culver to his rookie contract.

Texas Tech Athletics announces 2019 Hall of Fame Class

Every year the Double T Varsity Club announces new inductees that they will enshrine into the Texas Tech Hall of Fame, and on Monday, they revealed six inductees for the class of 2019.

  KCBD Sports Xtra: Local College Sports

A Texas Tech track duo represented Team USA at the NACAC Championships in Mexico.

  KCBD Sports Xtra: Talkin’ Tech

This summer, because of former Red Raider basketball players, fans are dialed into the NBA Summer League.

Red Raiders playing well in NBA Summer League

We are now a couple of games into the NBA Summer League for most of our former Red Raiders, and they have been taking advantage of their opportunities.

Matt Mooney has promising first game in NBA Summer League

Matt Mooney told KCBD Sports before he signed with the Atlanta Hawks that he was "ready to prove himself" during the NBA Summer League.

Two Red Raiders represent Team U.S.A at NACAC Championships

A pair of Red Raiders got the chance to represent Texas Tech and Team USA at the NACAC Championships, on Friday.

LCU transitions to Lone Star Conference

The Heartland Conference will no longer exist after 20 years of competing in the NCAA Divison II, where seven of their nine programs will be making the leap to the LSC.

Jarrett Culver completes Draft-Night Trade as Minnesota acquires draft rights

On Saturday afternoon, Minnesota announced the completion of their draft-night trade that netted then No. 6 overall draft pick Jarret Culver from the Phoenix Suns in exchange for the draft rights to No. 11 pick Cameron Johnson and forward Dario Saric.

2 Red Raiders up for Big 12 Male and Female Athlete of the Year

Every year, the Big 12 Conference gives out their Female and Male Athlete of the year awards. This year, Texas Tech track star Divine Oduduru is the Male nominee, while Red Raider softball player Karli Hamilton is the Female nominee.

Zhaire Smith shines in NBA Summer League Opener

In his second year playing in the NBA Summer League, former Red Raider Zhaire Smith threw down some big dunks that Texas Tech fans would be familiar with in the Philadelphia 76ers 107-106 win over the Milwaukee Bucks.

END ZONE: Dave Campbell’s Top 10 State rankings

We are 55 days away from the Texas High School football season getting started and a matter of days away from the KCBD Sports staff starting our Pigskin Previews.

Lubbock athletes compete at 2019 Taekwondo National Championships

This past week, towns across the nation were excited to send their local athletes to compete at the 2019 Taekwondo National Championships in Minneapolis, Minnesota, including five of our own from Lubbock. Here's how they placed...

I Beat Pete: Altitude H20 Floating Water Park challenge

This week on I Beat Pete, we headed out to Buffalo Springs Lake and out on the water is a sight to be seen, tons of inflatables floating on the water. It’s the Altitude H20 Floating Water Park that will be in Lubbock through Labor Day.

  Josh Jung signs with the Texas Rangers

Red Raider Josh Jung was selected with the eighth overall pick by the Texas Rangers in the Major League Baseball Draft last month. The Co-Big 12 player of the reached an agreement with the Rangers today and will be introduced at an afternoon news conference at 4 p.m.

Keenan Evans playing in NBA Summer League with Grizzlies

The NBA Summer League is underway, and the Memphis Grizzlies will have a familiar face on the roster, Keenan Evans.

Red Raider baseball duo tabbed as Freshman All-Americans

On Monday, Texas Tech baseball announced that a pair of pitchers were named to Freshman All-America Teams.

  US holds on to defeat England 2-1, advances to World Cup final

After a nerve wracking semifinal, the U.S. Women's national team will play in the World Cup Final.

Legendary Red Raider Dan Law dead at 87

A Lubbock man best known for lending his name to Texas Tech’s longtime baseball facility has died. Dan Law was 87 years old.

  Wayland Pioneering first college eSports team in West Texas

Esports is a booming business in the gaming world, and is making its way to college athletics.

Davide Moretti makes Italy’s FIBA Basketball World Cup Team

Coming off of a solid sophomore campaign, Texas Tech's Davide Moretti has been named to Italy's expanded list of 24 players for the FIBA Basketball World Cup team.

  Gloves of Glory has two National Junior Olympic Gold Medal Champions

Jody Media won the 2019 National Junior Olympic Championship Gold Medal at 110 pounds. Alazae Villalion won the 2019 National Junior Olympic Championship Gold Medal at 106 pounds.

  KCBD Sports Xtra: Professional Bowling

This weekend, the Hub-City welcomed in 120 professional bowlers from around the Globe.

  KCBD Sports Xtra: The B Block

For the second straight year and for the third time in his career, Texas Tech Baseball head coach Tim Tadlock has made a list for a prestigious award.

  KCBD Sports Xtra: High School Sports

The Coronado Mustangs journey to the 7-on-7 State Tournament came to an end, and there have been some high school coaching hires and departures, this past week.

Jakob Butturff wins 2019 PBA Lubbock Sports Shootout

Jakob Buttuff has made history at the place where he got his start in the PBA.

Lubbock’s Robert Gonzales wins Heavyweight National Championship at National Junior Olympics

With the win, Gonzales becomes National Champion in his weight class and has qualified to compete for gold at the 2019 Pan American Games in Lima, Peru.

Local teams place high in the UIL Lone Star Cup standings

In our area we had 11 schools make the rankings and one school took home the coveted Lone Star Cup.

Caleb Freeman signs with White Sox

In the 15th round of the 2019 MLB Draft, Caleb Freeman heard his named called by the Chicago White Sox.

Caleb Kilian signs with San Francisco Giants

Jim Callis of MLB.com reports that Red Raider pitcher Caleb Kilian has signed a contract with the San Francisco Giants.

  Next Level Volleyball Serving Notice: sending three teams to Nationals

Here on the South Plains there are three volleyball teams that are set to take their talents to the national stage.

Octavious Morgan medically retires from Red Raider football

After suffering a serious knee injury prior to the start of the 2018 season, Red Raider Senior Defensive back Octavious Morgan has been working to rehab his knee. However today, Red Raider football coach Matt Wells announced Morgan will medically retire from football.

Wayland Baptist hires esports coach

Duncan Sweeney, a native of Plainview, will lead the first ever competitive Esports team at Wayland Baptist.

US defeats France 2-1, advances to semis in World Cup

The U.S. advances in the tournament and will play England on July 2.