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Texas Tech hopes that their rush defense perks up when Oklahoma brings the Big 12’s third-best running attack to Lubbock. The Sooners are averaging 225 rushing yards per game.
Oklahoma quarterback Trevor Knight will miss Saturday’s game at Texas Tech. Coach Bob Stoops made the announcement Thursday via the football team’s Twitter account.
Texas and Texas Tech are far removed from 2008. The teams met on November 1 that year, when the Longhorns were the country’s top team and the Red Raiders were sixth.
The highest point total in TCU history came three days before the release of the first rankings from the College Football Playoff selection committee. Coincidence?
TCU dumps 82 points on Texas Tech, the most in any FBS game in 2 years
TCU, long known for producing top-ranked defenses, is fifth nationally in scoring offense and seventh in total offense, and the most improved offense in the country in both categories.
Lubbock officials say a standout Texas Tech University football player has been hospitalized and released after suffering a laceration during an off-campus shooting.
Jayhawks lost their sixth straight Big 12 game, falling to Texas Tech 34-21
Texas Tech coach Kliff Kingsbury believes Kansas has some momentum going into Saturday’s matchup between two winless Big 12 teams.
Texas Tech is trying to avoid a ninth straight Big 12 loss going back to last season. Kansas is also looking for its first conference win this season and the first for interim coach Clint Bowen.
Texas Tech is having a considerably different season than last year when they were undefeated through six games.
Kliff Kingsbury and the Red Raiders started Big 12 play 4-0 in 2013. It’s been a different story in Kingsbury’s second season.