Category: Texas Tech

Mike Leach Releases Book Detailing How He Believes Craig James Dragged Him Through the Mud

Wednesday, July 13th, 2011

Mike Leach apparently has new evidence that uncovers how Craig James and Texas Tech used a public relations firm to create a national smear campaign against him. And since Leach hasn't really had his day in court following his termination by Texas Tech, he's put that alleged evidence onto paper ...

Mike Leach is just relaxing in Key West

Monday, February 22nd, 2010

By now the story has been twisted and turned about 100 times. Somehow someway it doesn’t get old. One of the sources said Mike Leach called a trainer and directed him to move Adam James "to the darkest place, to clean out the equipment and to make sure that he ...

If Only Tommy Tuberville Would Have Waited. . .

Friday, January 15th, 2010

Tommy Tuberville has got to be kicking himself for jumping at the first opportunity to get back into college football. Three days after Tuberville was named head coach of the Texas Tech Red Raiders football team, Tennessee was in need of a head coach after Lane Kiffin left for ...

Mike Singletary: “We have 10 games left, There is a lot of football left, I am not worried, I am not panicking, and I am not shaking in my boots.”

Wednesday, October 28th, 2009

The 49ers made a change last week and went back to former #1 overall pick in the 2005 draft Alex Smith.  This was outside the box for 49er Head Coach Mike Singletary who wanted to start and end the season with the same quarterback and that was supposed to be ...

Mike Leach Loves Michael Crabtree and the Grateful Dead

Wednesday, April 29th, 2009

Mike Leach stirred up plenty of national controversy during the NFL Draft when he called out Eric Mangini for dogging Texas Tech wide receiver Michael Crabtree, stating that Mangini should probably win something before he started questioning Crabtree's character. Well, Mangini never really answered -- although he did sign Graham Harrell ...

Mike Leach on the Draft Stock of Michael Crabtree and Graham Harrell

Tuesday, April 21st, 2009

Mike Leach's best characteristic might be "interaction with the media" because he's a crazy, pirate-loving coach. (Of course, sometimes given his answers, that might be his worst characteristic too.) But regardless, he's done a heck of job building an offensive juggernaut at Texas Tech. Recently, he talked about how the two ...

Herbstreit’s Taking Oklahoma

Monday, November 17th, 2008

It was a fairly ho-hum weekend in college football, with nothing much of interest really happening. That's not the case this upcoming weekend. Most years, the Ohio State-Michigan game would be taking center stage, but this year, it's the 5th matchup of top-10 teams in the Big 12 conference when Texas Tech ...

Michael Crabtree with The Playmaker

Thursday, November 13th, 2008

Texas Tech standout WR Michael Crabtree talks with Michael Irvin on ESPN Radio Dallas about the big game in two weekends with Oklahoma, his plans for the future and about various aspects of life as Michael Crabtree on campus during this year's magical run. Listen here

Pat Knight on the Big Shoes He Must Fill in Lubbock

Thursday, November 13th, 2008

All the attention is on the football squad, but don't forget Texas Tech head basketball coach Pat Knight begins his first full season at the helm of the Red Raiders. If you remember, his dad Bob Knight explained his reason to step aside during the year last year was so ...

Texas Tech Is One Step Closer To BCS Title Game Appearance

Monday, November 10th, 2008

Texas Tech head football coach Mike Leach calls into the Tirico and Van Pelt Show to talk about how his upstart squad has done a great job avoiding all the chaos and excitement surrounding the undefeated program. Many thought the Red Raiders would have a letdown after upsetting then #1 ...