College basketball preview: Texas Tech

ESPN Insider has teamed with Blue Ribbon College Basketball Yearbook to provide a comprehensive look at all 335 Division I teams. Here is the next of our Insider series on the Big 12 and schools in the Metroplex:

Texas Tech Red Raiders

This hasn't been said a great number of times in the 14-year history of the Big 12 Conference, but Texas Tech is the envy of at least half the league.

Here is why: The Red Raiders not only won postseason games last year, they return the core of that team, a three-man group of seniors that has built up to this, an NCAA Tournament-or-bust season.

playing together for three years has made John Roberson, D'walyn Roberts and Mike Singletary a nice core of nice players, which means a run to the NCAA Tournament is certainly a possibility.

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