With Matt Wells out at Texas Tech, the Red Raiders don't have to look far for two strong candidates to replace him.
Texas Tech football coach Matt Wells has been fired after two-plus seasons in charge.
- Texas Tech coach Wells fired after 13-17 record
- Texas Tech QB Shough out with broken collarbone
- Texas Tech names transfer Shough starting QB
- Big 12 warns of 50% lost TV value as UT, OU exit
— Kansas State didn't change much at halftime despite trailing Texas Tech by two touchdowns.
— Henry Colombi threw for a touchdown, ran for another as Texas Tech had four rushing touchdowns in a 41-14 win over Kansas on Saturday afternoon.
With the season about halfway through, it's time to look at LSU, USC and the other carousel hot spots, as the cycle of coaching changes gets closer.
— Kendre Miller rushed for 185 yards and three touchdowns, Zach Evans had 143 yards and two scores without a carry after halftime and TCU ran past Texas Tech 52-31 on Saturday night.
— The score was tied, Texas Tech was about to take over deep in its own territory with time running down in the fourth quarter, and quarterback Henry Colombi had one thing to say to running back SaRodorick Thompson.
QB Tyler Shough broke his collarbone and is not expected to return until November, Texas Tech coach Matt Wells said.
Notre Dame's Jack Coan faces a path similar to one followed by Russell Wilson, Justin Fields and others
Coan's path has parallels with other former Power 5 quarterbacks who faced similar scenarios.
— Texas Tech quarterback Tyler Shough threw for 399 yards and four touchdown passes to spark a 54-21 victory against Florida International on Saturday at Jones AT&T Stadium.
— Tyler Shough accounted for two touchdowns, Tahj Brooks rushed for 134 yards and two touchdowns, and Texas Tech beat Houston 38-21 in the season opener for both teams on Saturday night.