Texas Tech Red Raiders football
Texas Tech has extended football coach Kliff Kingsbury’s contract for three seasons through 2020. Kingsbury already was under a five-year deal through 2017.
The Texas Supreme Court has denied Mike Leach’s appeal in his wrongful termination lawsuit against Texas Tech University.
The first college football game of 2011 is a bowl that’s never been held before, pitting unranked 7-5 teams that have never met and have little in common. At least the early risers tuning in for the TicketCity Bowl between Texas Tech and Northwestern might recognize the setting — the Cotton Bowl.