Culver ready to represent Lubbock as he heads to the NBA

Last Thursday Jarrett Culver announced he was entering the NBA Draft and forgoing his final two seasons at Texas Tech. He knows it was the right decision to make.

  I Beat Pete: Facing TAPPS State Champion Trinity Christian Lady Lions

Red Raiders rally to beat New Mexico

  West Texas Junior Olympics Box-Off fundraising event this weekend

  EXTRA INNINGS: Monday 4/22 scores and highlights

Jerrad Hofstetter takes the reins for Texas Tech Rodeo

LCU professor to fill NFL white hat referee position

Continued Coverage

  Sports Xtra: Culver to enter NBA draft

  Sports Xtra: Texas Tech Sports

  Extra Innings Team of the Week: No. 4 New Home Leopards

  Texas Tech’s Divine Oduduru runs fastest time in the world for 2019

New Home JH Girls win Little Dribblers National Championship

  No. 16 Texas Tech baseball flexes their muscles in series finale

  No. 12 Texas Tech softball beats Kansas to clinch series

It was a Guns Up series winner for the No. 12 Texas Tech Softball team on Saturday afternoon.

No. 16 Texas Tech baseball comes back to beat No. 18 Baylor

Bottom of the ninth, bases load and two outs - Cody Masters rockets a ball back up the middle to score Josh Jung to beat Baylor 3-2.

No. 12 Texas Tech softball ties series with Kansas

The No. 12 Red Raider softball team had a big bounce-back win over Kansas, Friday evening, defeating the Jayhawks by a final of 10-2.

Extra Innings Coverage: Local baseball state rankings

Starting Friday night on KCBD News Channel 11 at 10, we will step up to the plate and officially start out Extra Innings Coverage.

TTU Associate Track and Field team coach Thomas to coach USA Jumpers in Europe

  VIDEO: New Masked Rider takes the reins; Raider Red passes guns to new mascot

Former Lubbock High swimmer sues Dallas company over tainted vitamins

No. 16 Tech Baseball’s Comeback Bid Falls Short in Extras

No. 12 Texas Tech softball falls to Kansas

Khavon Moore announces his intentions to transfer

  Jarrett Culver says he will turn pro, declares for NBA Draft

On Thursday afternoon in front of the media and Red Raider basketball fans, Culver announced his decision. He will forgo the next two years at Texas Tech to play in the NBA.

Lubbock veteran places 8th in Boston Marathon handcycle race

Mike Vasquez is no stranger to marathons. The Lubbock native, wounded in Afghanistan in 2009, has competed in races in Detroit, New York, and Washington. He now has another race in his collection - the Boston Marathon.

Former Roosevelt Eagle Colt Garrett announces his intentions to transfer from Texas Tech

Just two days after McLane Carter announced that he would be entering the transfer portal and leaving Texas Tech, another quarterback announced he would be leaving the program as well, Thursday afternoon.

  Little Dribblers celebrate 50th anniversary by hosting national tournament in Levelland

Pat Phelan’s father was one of four men who came together 50 years ago to enhance the basketball skills of the youth in their community.

New Home, Smyer land new coaches

Last season, the New Home Leopards made the leap from six-man football to 11-man football.

Texas Tech football adds two grad transfers

Just days after closing out their spring practices, the Red Raider football program added two grad-transfers to bolster their 2019-20 roster.

  Four Lubbock Cooper athletes sign letters of intent

Putting pen to paper and signing a letter of intent to play at the collegiate level is a dream for many of our local athletes. Wednesday morning, Lubbock Cooper had four Pirates sign their letter of intents to go play their respective sport at the next level.

LCU Baseball ranked No. 6 by Perfect Game

Sitting at 29-9 on the season, the Lubbock Christian University baseball team finds themselves ranked in every Division II Baseball poll.

Duke baseball tops 18th ranked Red Raiders

The Texas Tech Red Raiders wrapped up their road trip with a one game stop in Durham, North Carolina Tuesday night with a 13-6 loss to the Duke Blue Devils.

Candi Whitaker named head coach at Missouri Western

Former Lady Raider Head Coach Candi Whitaker has agreed to become the new women’s basketball coach at Missouri Western State University.

McLane Carter announces he is transferring from Texas Tech

Red Raider Quarterback McLane Carter tweeted out Tuesday evening he has decided to transfer from Texas Tech.

Jarrett Culver announces decision on future

Culver announcing his decision at 3:00 p.m. in the City Bank Conference Center at United Supermarkets Arena.

Penn State transfer signs with Tech to bolster secondary

Zech McPhearson has signed an athletic scholarship agreement with Texas Tech and will transfer from Penn State University after he receives a degree in labor and employment relations in May.

Red Raiders visit Duke in Super Regional Rematch

The 11th ranked Red Raiders wrap up their road trip with a single game at Duke at 5 p.m. Tuesday night in Durham, North Carolina.

Lady Raiders Golf remains in 7th at Big 12 Championships

The Texas Tech women’s golf team remained in seventh place at the Big 12 Championships Monday following a 27-over-par 314 second round at the Golf Club of Oklahoma.

Texas Tech soccer to face LCU in exhibition

Following a cancellation of last weekend’s schedule match with LSU, Texas Tech will return home for a newly-added exhibition with Lubbock Christian University on Wednesday. It will be the first time the squads have faced off.

  Caleb Kilians two-hit complete game leads Red Raiders to 3-0 victory

After dropping their first two games of the series in Morgantown, the Red Raider baseball team bounced back behind the arm of Caleb Kiliaan.

  No. 10 Texas Tech Golf wins El Macero Classic

After a spectacular Saturday that gave them the lead heading into the final day, the Red Raider golf team was able to hold onto that lead to win the El Macero Classic.

  No. 15 Texas Tech softball sweeps Baylor

The Red Raider softball team powered past Baylor in their three-game series sweep in Waco.

No. 11 Texas Tech baseball drops second straight game to WVU

In a game that was dripping with drama, the Red Raider baseball team found themselves coming up on the other end of the scoreboard.

  Big 6th inning propels No. 16 Texas Tech Softball over Baylor

The No. 16 Texas Tech softball team picked up their second straight win in Waco, after defeating the Bears 11-2 on Saturday afternoon.

  Texas Tech football wraps up Spring Series

The Red Raider football closed out its first spring drills under head coach Matt Wells out at the Star in Frisco, Texas.

  Red Raiders blanked by West Virginia in series opener

Alek Manoah pitched a four-hit complete game shutout, striking out 15 Red Raiders as West Virginia blanked No. 11 Texas Tech 2-0 Friday night in Morgantown.

Will Wade meets with LSU, NCAA officials

Suspended LSU basketball head coach Will Wade met with university and NCAA officials Friday.

Former Red Raider Manny Ramirez to be offensive coordinator at Springlake-Earth

On Monday, the Springlake-Earth ISD Board approved former Red Raider and NFL Player Manny Ramirez to become one of the assistant coaches for the Wolverines. According to head football coach Israel DeLeon, Ramirez will be the Offensive Coordinator and offensive line coach for the Wolverines.

Lubbock ISD announces 2019 Athletic Hall of Honor Class

For the past nine years, Lubbock ISD enshrined athletic greats into their Athletic Hall of Honor.

Big 12 expands TV agreement through 2025

The Big 12 Conference has a new agreement with ESPN that will expand existing rights to allow ABC or ESPN to exclusively televise the Big 12 Football Championship through 2024.

Red Raider Matt Mooney takes to Twitter with a message about his journey

After the team arrived home, and after the excitement of seeing the thousands of fans supporting their team, Senior Matt Mooney took to Twitter to express his feelings.

Woman sues Astros for $1M, says T-shirt cannon broke finger

A woman has sued the Houston Astros for more than $1 million, saying that a T-shirt cannon by the team’s mascot at a game last season broke her finger.

  Coach Beard, senior Norense Odiase thank fans for support at championship welcome home event

Before calling the four seniors on stage, Coach Beard stated while fighting back tears, “These guys embodied everything perfectly about our program, and the record books may not show it, but I think they’re champions.”

  WATCH: Red Raiders basketball team return to Hub City

The NCAA tournament semifinalist Texas Tech Red Raider men’s basketball team have returned home following their heartbreaking loss to the Virginia Cavaliers in Minneapolis Monday night.

Red Raiders emotional following loss to Virginia

It is known as the agony of defeat for a reason, and on Monday night in Minneapolis, the Texas Tech basketball team felt it firsthand.

Red Raiders fall to Virginia 85-77 in overtime

In the biggest game in Texas Tech men’s basketball program history, the Red Raiders found themselves in a fight to say they were the nation’s best team.

Virginia holds off Texas Tech in overtime for first NCAA national championship

DeAndre Hunter hit two critical threes with the Cavaliers on their heels late, one in regulation and one again in overtime, and his 27 points led the team.

Red Raiders facing Virginia in NCAA Championship

On Monday, Tech will compete to become only the second team from the state of Texas to win the national championship and the first to win it since Texas Western won the title in 1966.

  City streets reopened, cleanup to continue on Broadway, Lubbock police return to normal operations

Lubbock police returned to normal operations a few hours after Tech’s loss to Virginia in the NCAA championship, as fans somberly returned from bars, restaurants and watch parties.

PREGAME SHOW: RaiderZone: Championship Drive vs. Virginia, 6:30 p.m.

Join Devin Ward and Pete Christy live in Minneapolis as the Red Raiders prepare to face Virginia in the NCAA National Championship game!

Schools delay start times, adjust STAAR testing times

Due to the big game tonight, some schools have adjusted some schedules to help the younger Red Raider fans in school on Tuesday. Tipoff is at 8:20 p.m. CST, so the game is expected to last until after 10 p.m. with celebrations lasting even longer.

Citibus changes service schedule Monday, Tuesday

Officials with Citibus say on Monday, April 8, regular TTU service will end at 6 p.m.

  City plans to close Broadway and University Ave. tonight

City officials plan to close Broadway from Avenue U to University Ave. starting at 6 p.m. tonight. The roadway is closed to vehicle traffic, but pedestrians will be able to visit the businesses on Broadway during their regular business hours.

WATCH: Texas Tech Basketball shares hype video: ‘Why not us??’

It is GAME DAY and all Red Raider fans are hyped up and ready for the Texas Tech Red Raiders to bring home the National Championship trophy!

Lubbock Chamber of Commerce bet with Charlottesville Regional Chamber of Commerce in Virginia

Lubbock Chamber of Commerce President and CEO Eddie McBride announced today a challenge with Elizabeth Cromwell, President and CEO of the Charlottesville Regional Chamber of Commerce in Virginia.

United Supermarkets Arena to host free watch party for NCAA championship game

Doors will open at 7 p.m. with tip-off at 8:20 p.m. Seating will be available on a first come, first served basis. Arena doors will close at halftime or before if capacity is reached.

NCAA women’s championship: Heroic Chloe Jackson lifts Baylor over Notre Dame

Baylor won their third national championship by holding off a Notre Dame fourth-quarter rally.

  Inside the Texas Tech locker room the day before the NCAA National Championship game

The KCBD NewsChannel 11 Sports Team went inside the locker room with the Texas Tech Red Raiders before their Sunday practice.

Red Raider forward Tariq Owens walks to practice in medical boot

As the Red Raiders hit the court to practice before they take on the Virginia Cavaliers, Tariq Owens was wearing a medical boot.

Underdogs again, Texas Tech is right where they want to be

If you were not already aware, Texas Tech’s Chris Beard enjoys his role as the underdog heading into Monday night’s NCAA National Championship game.

  Lubbock, Coach Beard and TTU community want progress from chaotic NCAA Semifinal celebration; ‘This does not represent us.’

Head coach Chris Beard spoke in a press conference, addressing the overnight celebrations: ‘Let’s celebrate this, let’s enjoy this, but let’s do it in the right way"

NCAA Latest: Texas Tech preaches calm to fanbase in Lubbock

Texas Tech guard Matt Mooney is encouraging all those fans back in Lubbock to take whatever happens in the national title game against Virginia on Monday night in stride

  Celebration of Texas Tech’s NCAA Championship semifinal victory triggers riots in Lubbock

Excited students from the bars along Broadway Street flooded into the intersection with University Avenue, a car parked on Broadway was flipped over as fans climbed on top, scooters and couches were burned in the street.

Final Four: Texas Tech will meet last-second winners Virginia in title game

The winners of Saturday evening's Final Four semifinal games will face off on Monday in the national championship game.

Red Raiders heading to National Championship after 61-51 win over Michigan State

On the biggest stage, with the entire nation watching, the Red Raiders beat Michigan State by a final of 61-51.

  FINAL FOUR: Texas Tech facing Michigan State in Minneapolis

Tech fans dominating this crowd as the Red Raiders take on Michigan State.

No. 11 Red Raiders Rout Kansas to Secure Series Win

No. 11 Texas Tech utilized a 13-run fourth inning and five strong innings from Caleb Kilian to secure the series victory over Kansas Saturday afternoon following a 19-4 rout at Dan Law Field at Rip Griffin Park.

WBU Flying Queens Named to Naismith Hall of Fame

What has been more than 70 years in the making culminated Saturday morning when the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame announced its 2019 induction class, including the Wayland Baptist University Flying Queens.

Red Raider football enjoys another trip to Midland

Texas Tech Football invaded Midland for the seventh-straight year Friday evening, bringing a vibrant tailgating scene to Grande Communications Stadium as well as a back-and-forth battle between the Red Raider offense and defense.

No. 23 Red Raiders Suffer 5-2 Loss to No. 34 Oklahoma State

The No. 23 Texas Tech men’s tennis team fell to the No. 34 ranked Oklahoma State Cowboys by a margin of 5-2 at the McLeod Tennis Center on Friday.

No. 11 Texas Tech Walks-Off Kansas in Big 12 Home Opener

Junior Brian Klein hit a walk-off single and the No. 11 Texas Tech baseball team rallied from four runs down for a 5-4 win in the series opener against Kansas on Friday at Rip Griffin Park.