NCAA Baseball: Big offensive numbers color Day One in Lubbock

Day one of the Lubbock Regional played out just as many expected. The Red Raiders and Louisville are in the winners bracket, while Kent State and New Mexico State will face elimination.  Game 1: No. 1 Texas Tech 9, No. 4 New Mexico State 2 https://twitter.com/TTU_Baseball/status/1002705524201345029 This game turned out much as was expected: Texas Tech taking the win. While this regional is...

Villanova advances to the Final Four after a rugged 71-59 win over Texas Tech

Villanova is back in the Final Four and seeking a second national title in the last three years after its 71-59 victory over Texas Tech.

Texas Tech battles off SFA behind their defensive efforts

23 points from Texas Tech guard Keenan Evans propelled the Red Raiders past Stephen F. Austin in the first round of the NCAA tournament. Texas Tech came from behind with just four minutes to go.

Opponent Preview/Matchups: Oklahoma State Cowboys vs. Kansas State Wildcats

The Oklahoma State Cowboys come off an emotional overtime win on Saturday with a matchup on the road against the Kansas State Wildcats. Dylan Hennig breaks down the keys to the Pokes' upcoming game.

March Madness with Peyton Siva (Part 2)

Last week, I introduced a series of interviews with former Louisville point guard, and 2013 National Champion, Peyton Siva. Peyton has agreed to take us behind the scenes of his experiences in March Madness week-by-week. If you missed the first installation, where we discussed Championship Week, you can read it here. For our second interview, Peyton and I discussed Selection Sunday,...

Red Raiders’ Last Ditch Effort to Secure Tournament Bid

So you're telling me there's a chance? Okay so realistically, no there isn't, but anything can happen in March. Texas Tech has dropped 4 of the last 5 games, however two of those losses came in overtime against likey tournament invitees WVU and ISU. Close losses are still losses on paper though, and we ended the season by getting throttled by Kansas...

Can Texas Tech Make the NCAA Tournament?

If you're familiar with Betteridge's law of headlines, you probably already figured out where I'm going with this. Currently sitting at 17-11 (5-10), Texas Tech is almost having a fantastic season. This veteran group is capable of knocking off anyone, as evident by their big upset last week. Regardless, Tech has been coming up just short of every opportunity they've...

West Virginia Hosts Texas Tech in Morgantown

West Virginia (20-6) INDIVIDUAL:       TEAM: PTS Esa Ahmad 11.9 FG% 47% REB Nathan Adrian 6.4 3PM% 37% AST Jevon Carter 4.2 FT% 67% BLK Sagaba Konate 1.5 PPG 85.7 STL Jevon Carter 2.9 OPP.PPG 66.5 Texas Tech (17-9) INDIVIDUAL:       TEAM: PTS Keenan Evans 15.2 FG% 48% REB Zach Smith 7.6 3PM% 38% AST Keenan Evans 3.1 FT% 73% BLK Zach Smith 1.6 PPG 75.5 STL Devon Thomas 1.1 OPP.PPG 66.2 Esa Ahmad Coming off a second 20 point game against Kansas, its hard to tell which Esa we will see on Saturday. Ahmad has had an inconsistent season, but when he's hot this Mountaineer team is usually going to win. He will be the key to...

Foul Trouble Dooms No. 4 Baylor in Lubbock

Half 1 2 FINAL Baylor 36 42 78 Texas Tech 32 52 84 After back-to-back 1-point losses by Texas Tech, they managed to earn heir third top 25 win of the season, upsetting the No. 4 Baylor Bears at home. After falling down 11-0 to start the game, the Bears took a 4-point lead in to halftime. Foul trouble in the second half led to three players fouling out, including two...

No. 6 Baylor Travels to Lubbock to Face Texas Tech

PPG61.4 BAYLOR (22-3, 9-3 Big 12) INDIVIDUAL:       TEAM: PTS Jonathan Motley 16.9 FG% 48% REB Jonathan Motley 9.7 3PM% 36% AST Manu Lecomte 4.2 FT% 72% BLK Jo Lual-Acuil 2.7 PPG 73.8 STL Ishmail Wainright 1.8 OPP. PPG65.8 TEXAS TECH (16-9, 4-8 Big 12) INDIVIDUAL:       TEAM: PTS Keenan Evans 14.9 FG% 48% REB Zach Smith 7.9 3PM% 38% AST Devon Thomas 3.1 FT% 73% BLK Zach Smith 1.6 PPG 75.1 STL Devon Thomas 1.2 OPP. Jonathan Motley (Baylor) Jonathan Motley is having an All-American type season. He is averaging 20.5 points over the last four games and has been a key to the Bears getting back on track. Motley dropped 25 points and nine rebounds on Tech...