Texas Tech News
10-20-14: Davis Webb threw for 288 yards and three touchdowns to lead Texas Tech to a 34-21 victory over Kansas Saturday. The win snapped the Red Raiders' eight-game Big 12 losing streak that dated back to last season. Running back De'Andre Washington finished with 164 yards on 23 carries. The Red Raiders will travel to Fort Worth this week to take on AP No. 11 TCU.
10-6-14: The Red Raiders are awful. There is no way else of saying it. They were thrashed 45-13 by Kansas State this past Saturday. QB Davis Webb threw for 247 yards and two touchdowns for Texas Tech. He also threw a career-high four interceptions. Kiff Kingsbury’s team was penalized nine times for 89 yards. They now have 55 penalties for the season, which is among the worst in college football. They host West Virginia this week.
10-1-14: The Red Raiders are 2-2 on the year and coming off a tough 45-35 loss to Oklahoma State this past Thursday. QB Davis Webb passed for 374 yards and four touchdowns before leaving the game in the fourth quarter because of a shoulder injury. His status is uncertain for their game at Kansas State this week. The Red Raiders did gain 506 yards, but committed 16 penalties for 158 yards.
9-22-14: Things are getting ugly out in Lubbock quick. News broke this week that defensive coordinator Matt Wallerstedt had been fired for showing up to campus under the influence of some unknown substance. They had bye this week but are coming off a 49-28 thumping at the hands of Arkansas. The Razorbacks gashed the Red Raiders defense for 438 yards on the ground. They will have their hands full this week as they travel to Stillwater to take on a young Oklahoma State team.
9-15-14: This matchup might have been even more one-sided if it were not for a couple of costly Arkansas mistakes as the Red Raiders were crushed 49-28 by the Razorbacks. Texas Tech gave up a whopping 438 yards on the ground, including seven touchdowns. Texas Tech's Davis Webb completed 27 of 45 passes for 252 yards and three touchdowns. He rushed for one TD and threw two interceptions. The Red Raiders will travel to Stillwater to take on Oklahoma State.
9-9-14: Like many teams this past weekend, Texas Tech was in for a scare. Davis Webb threw three touchdown passes to Bradley Marquez to help lift the Red Raiders to a 30-26 victory over Texas-El Paso this past Saturday night. Justin Stockton led Texas Tech with 139 yards on just eight carries, including a 75-yarder for a touchdown in the second quarter. The Red Raiders will play host to Arkansas this Saturday in Lubbock.
9-4-14: The Red Raiders had a difficult time with FCS opponent Central Arkansas last week, trailing 16-7 early on. Both teams traded touchdowns in the second half after Texas Tech established a lead. Kliff Kingsbury’s squad ended up winning the game 42-35, but it’s hard to come away impressed with the Red Raiders after their performance last week. Their offense wasn’t the problem as the Red Raiders got 452 yards and four touchdowns from quarterback Davis Webb. It’s the defense that remains worrisome. They travel to EL Paso, TX this week to take on UTEP.