Terrance Shannon Jr. Declares for NBA Draft
After Chris Beard decided to take the job at Texas, sophomore Terrance Shannon Jr. decided to enter his name into the 2021 NBA Draft.
Chris Beard named Texas men’s basketball head coach
After a successful stint at Texas Tech, Chris Beard is heading to Austin to become the Longhorns 25th men’s basketball head coach.
Smith, Arkansas hold off Texas Tech 68-66 in NCAA 2nd round
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Justin Smith had 20 points and played a key role in a final-play defensive stop, helping Arkansas beat Texas Tech 68-66 on Sunday in the NCAA Tournament, securing the program’s first trip to the Sweet 16 in a quarter-century. In the final seconds of a tense finish, Smith found himself defending Kyler […]
Texas Tech uses 2nd-half surge to get past Utah State 65-53
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — Mac McClung scored 16 points in his first career NCAA Tournament game and Kyler Edwards added 12 to help sixth-seeded Texas Tech pull away from 11th-seeded Utah State 65-53 on Friday. The Red Raiders snapped a two-game losing streak and made new memories in the tournament after their most recent appearance, […]
Coleman’s FTs with 1.8 seconds left lift Texas over Tech
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Texas and Texas Tech played nearly 40 minutes to a near-standstill before Longhorns guard Courtney Ramey looked at backcourt mate Matt Coleman III and delivered a simple message. “Yo, Matt,” Ramey said, “it’s time to go.” Coleman responded with a finishing kick that has the Longhorns playing in the Big […]
Teague 35 points as No. 3 Baylor beats No. 18 Texas Tech
WACO, Texas (AP) — MaCio Teague scored 35 points while matching a school record with 10 made 3-pointers and No. 3 Baylor finished undefeated at home for the first time in 73 years with a 88-73 win over No. 18 Texas Tech in a regular-season finale Sunday. The Big 12 champion Bears (21-1, 13-1 Big […]
McClung leads No. 18 Texas Tech to 81-54 rout of Iowa State
LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) — Mac McClung scored 20 points and No. 18 Texas Tech beat Iowa State 81-54 on Thursday night for its third consecutive victory following a three-game losing streak. Marcus Santos-Silva had 14 points and seven rebounds to help Texas Tech (17-8, 9-7 Big 12) wrap up its home schedule with a fifth […]
PODCAST: Mulligan – Episode 4
This week on Mulligan, Matt talks about JJ Watt joining the Arizona Cardinals and what it means for the Cardinals moving forward. We dive into NCAA basketball with the upcoming Power Five conference tournaments and blue bloods that might miss out of on March Madness. Finally, we preview the upcoming MLB season and teams to be paying attention to. Episode 4 features NCAA analyst Mitchell Speltz and MLB expert David Gasper.
No. 18 Texas Tech stops No. 14 Texas 68-59, ends 3-game skid
LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) — Mac McClung had 16 points to lead five Texas Tech players in double figures and the No. 18 Red Raiders snapped a three-game losing streak with a 68-59 victory over No. 14 Texas on Saturday. The game was tied at halftime, but Texas Tech (15-8, 7-7 Big 12) went ahead to […]
Tyler Shough transfers to Texas Tech
With two degrees, quarterback Tyler Shough is transferring to Texas Tech. He’ll have three years of eligibility when he arrives in Lubbock this season.