Texas Tech Rumors & News

  • Texas Tech freshman Bronson Boyd dismissed days after joining team

    ESPN "Texas Tech freshman wide receiver Bronson Boyd has been dismissed from the team just days after joining the program, the university confirmed Saturday. Boyd was one of 12 newcomers who enrolled at Texas Tech early to participate in spring practice." January 29

  • Former star recruit Breiden Fehoko transferring from Texas Tech

    Dallas Morning News "Breiden Fehoko, a former four-star recruit, has announced on Twitter that he will be transferring from Texas Tech after starting at the defensive tackle position the past two years. In a tweet, Fehoko states that his brothers, V.J. and Sam, were big reasons he dreamed to "wear the scarlet and..." January 19

  • Texas Tech suspends QB Jett Duffey for spring, summer

    College Football Talk "Before it’s even really gotten started, the competition to replace Patrick Mahomes under center at Texas Tech has, for the foreseeable, been whittled by one. A Tech spokesperson has confirmed that Jett Duffey has been suspended and will remain that way through the spring semester and on into..." January 04

  • Texas Tech QB Patrick Mahomes declares for NFL draft

    Sports Day "Texas Tech QB Patrick Mahomes officially declared for the NFL draft Tuesday morning. It didn't take long for his decision to become clear as he walked into Tech's football training facility. Mahomes strolled in with family behind him, and NFL agent Leigh Steinberg was right there with..." January 03

  • Source: Patrick Mahomes II has wrist surgery; effect on draft decision unclear

    ESPN "Texas Tech quarterback Patrick Mahomes II recently underwent offseason surgery on his left wrist and will require rehab, a source confirmed to ESPN. It's unclear how the surgery and recovery will affect Mahomes' decision whether to enter the NFL draft. The junior is currently Mel Kiper Jr.'s..." December 13

  • Texas Tech's Kingsbury to return in 2017

    Fox Sports "While other college football teams in Texas are changing head coaches this offseason, Texas Tech isn't one of them. Texas Tech athletic director Kirby Hocutt announced on Sunday that despite his disappointment with the team's performance in 2016, Kliff Kingsbury will remain the head..." November 27

  • Texas Tech blows by Baylor

    The Sports Xchange "Patrick Mahomes threw for 586 yards and six touchdowns, all of those scores in the first half, as Texas Tech rolled past swooning Baylor 54-35 on Friday in Big 12 play at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas. Mahomes passed for 412 yards in the first half alone as Texas Tech led 42-21 at..." November 25

  • Foreman helps Texas outrun Texas Tech

    The Sports Xchange "LUBBOCK, Texas -- D'Onta Foreman ran for 341 yards and three touchdowns and Texas outlasted Texas Tech 45-37 on Saturday in a Big 12 Conference game on a cool and overcast afternoon at Jones AT&T Stadium. Foreman rushed 33 times and scored on runs of 4, 38 and 74 yards. He is the first Texas..." November 05

  • Texas Tech center Tony Morales will return for seventh year

    Sporting News - NCAAF "The NCAA will allow Texas Tech center Tony Morales to return for the 2017 season, which will be his seventh year in the program. According to RedRaiders.com, Texas Tech was filed an extension to the five years Morales served on the team. Morales was out four of those seasons due to various..." November 01

  • Breckyn Hager says Texas plans to 'injure' Texas Tech QB Patrick Mahomes

    USA Today "Defenses have had difficulty slowing down Texas Tech's Patrick Mahomes all season. Texas linebacker Breckyn Hager has a different idea of how to handle the record-setting quarterback. The sophomore said the Longhorns plan to "injure that quarterback" when he met the media Monday before this..." November 01

  • Texas Tech QB's father, an ex-MLB pitcher, arrested during game at TCU

    CBS Sports "An alleged confrontation with a TCU fan resulted in Pat Mahomes, the father of Texas Tech star quarterback Patrick Mahomes, getting arrested in Fort Worth on Saturday on public intoxication charges. Mahomes, 46, was arrested by an off-duty officer and taken to jail "without incident" before..." October 31

  • Texas Tech beats TCU in two OTs

    The Sports Xchange "Texas Tech tied the game late in regulation, then won it on a 37-yard field goal from Clayton Hatfield to end the second overtime in a 27-24 road victory over TCU in a Big 12 game Saturday in Fort Worth, Texas. Horned Frogs kicker Brandon Hatfield, who missed field goal attempts from 37 and..." October 29

  • Texas Tech’s Corey Dauphine announces he will transfer

    Today's U "Texas Tech Red Raiders’ freshman running back Corey Dauphine announced his intention to transfer from the program on his Twitter account on Wednesday afternoon. “I will always have love for you boys, this town, and this University. #wreckem” After a redshirt season in 2015, Dauphine has..." October 20

  • Howard leads as Mountaineers rout Red Raiders

    The Sports Xchange "LUBBOCK, Texas -- Skyler Howard looked more like a record-smashing quarterback than did Patrick Mahomes and No. 20 West Virginia's defense made a bold statement in crushing Texas Tech 48-17. Howard threw for 318 yards, ran for 89 more and accounted for three scores as the Mountaineers (5-0,..." October 15

  • Kansas State wins duel with Texas Tech

    The Sports Xchange "Kansas State held the high-scoring Texas Tech offense out of the end zone in the second half to take a 44-38 victory in front of 51,540 on Saturday at Bill Snyder Family Stadium in Manhattan, Kan., the 30th straight home sellout. The Wildcats led 31-28 at halftime but gave up only three..." October 08

  • Texas Tech opens Big 12 slate with rout of Kansas

    The Sports Xchange "Junior quarterback Patrick Mahomes II passed for 277 yards and four touchdowns before leaving with an injured passing shoulder as Texas Tech registered a 55-19 victory over Kansas on Friday night in the Big 12 opener for both squads in Lubbock, Texas. Junior quarterback Nic Shimonek passed..." September 30

  • Tech QB Mahomes exits Big 12 opener with upper arm injury; Kingsbury: 'Sounds like he should be OK'

    Sports Day "Texas Tech quarterback Patrick Mahomes exited Texas Tech's Big 12 opener against Kansas with an upper arm injury. Mahomes walked off the field and was immediately attended by the Texas Tech trainers." September 30