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Countdown to college football: 22 days! Back in 2007 Texas Tech's Michael Crabtree set the FBS freshman-record with 22 touchdown receptions. Only two players, regardless of class, have had more touchdown receptions in a season since then: Stedman Bailey (25 in 2012) and Davante Adams (24 in 2013).

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Texas Tech recruit, 18, dies after cancer battle

Luke Gonsioroski, who became an all-state quarterback and Red Raiders commit after having surgery to remove a tumor from his lung before his senior year, died of cancer Monday at age 18.

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Will Sooners three-peat?

Oklahoma is the favorite to win the Big 12 for the third consecutive season. In-state rival Oklahoma State has the second-best odds behind Heisman hopeful Mason Rudolph. Or will Tom Herman return the Longhorns back to the top of the conference?


Champ. Drive: Freeze Resigns, Gundy, Kingsbury

Before conversations with Oklahoma State's Mike Gundy and Texas Tech's Kliff Kingsbury, Ivan Maisel & Adam Rittenberg react to Hugh Freeze's resignation, discuss what's next for Ole Miss and more.

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Oklahoma's Lincoln Riley sensed that he was on the cusp of something special as a QB under Mike Leach at Texas Tech, sharing space in the meeting room with Kliff Kingsbury, Sonny Cumbie and Graham Harrell.

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Texas Tech coach Kliff Kingsbury and Oklahoma QB Baker Mayfield have a moment. They visited briefly, shook hands, smiled here at Big 12 media days. They have plenty of history, with Mayfield having played for Kingsbury before transferring to Oklahoma.

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Texas Tech coach Kliff Kingsbury, offering his take on the timing of Bob Stoops' untimely retirement this spring.

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Texas Tech coach Kliff Kingsbury on the advice he offered former QB understudy Lincoln Riley upon Riley taking over the program at Oklahoma: "I have not given him any, because we play them."

Texas Tech has slick updated facilities (0:24)

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Texas Tech introduced its new locker room Monday:

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Which college football conference is No. 1 for 2017?

After a (sort of) down year, the SEC is loaded again in 2017. But the ACC and Big Ten are right there, and the Pac-12 and Big 12 aren't far off. So which league enters 2017 as the deepest in the country?

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Big 12 Ultimate Road Trip: Week 5

The stops on Week 5 of the Big 12 Ultimate Road Trip involve two road teams that should be heavy favorites but will be on upset alert.

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Countdown to Kickoff - 69 Days: From 2006 to 2011, Texas Tech registered a streak of 69 straight games scoring on a passing touchdown. That was an FBS record until Oregon threw a TD in 83 straight games from 2010 to 2016, a streak that came to an end against Nebraska last September.

Jake Trotter ESPN Staff Writer 

Texas Tech and Ole Miss will open the 2018 season in Houston, as part of the AdvoCare Texas Kickoff at NRG Stadium.

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Former Texas Tech wide receiver Tony Brown announced that he is transferring to Colorado. Brown will have to sit out the 2017 season due to transfer rules. He caught 13 passes for the Red Raiders last season.

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Schedule analysis: Texas Tech Red Raiders

Texas Tech starts off with three of its first four games against teams that had at least nine wins a year ago -- and it doesn't get easier from there.

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