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  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.

Jerrad Hofstetter takes the reins for Texas Tech Rodeo

  Sports Xtra: Culver to enter NBA draft

  Sports Xtra: Texas Tech Sports

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

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

  No. 12 Texas Tech softball beats Kansas to clinch series

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

No. 12 Texas Tech softball ties series with Kansas

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

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.

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.

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.

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

McLane Carter announces he is transferring from Texas Tech

Jarrett Culver announces decision on future

Penn State transfer signs with Tech to bolster secondary

Red Raiders visit Duke in Super Regional Rematch

Lady Raiders Golf remains in 7th at Big 12 Championships

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.

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.

  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.

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.

  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"

  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.

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.

Raiderzone: Championship Drive

The Texas Tech Red Raiders will be taking the Twin Cities by storm on Saturday. Throughout the next few days our crew from Newschannel 11 will document much of the team’s trip (and our own) on air, online, and on multiple social media platforms. Follow along for updates.

TTU Co-Ed Cheer, Pom Squads declared Division 1A National Champs

The Texas Tech Co-Ed Cheer and Pom squads are National champs, bringing home the trophy from Nationals in Daytona, Florida.

Saddle Tramps invite public to TTU Victory Bell if (when) TTU wins the Final Four round of NCAA Tournament

The Texas Tech Saddle Tramps are making plans for a possible Red Raider win on Saturday.

Video: LISD teachers send special video to Jarrett Culver

LISD teachers put together a surprise video for Jarrett Culver and the Red Raider basketball team.

  Countdown to Final Four: How Raider Red was brought to life

Raider Red started as a beloved editorial cartoon on the sports page called ‘Old Red’. Former Lubbock Mayor Dirk West who drew him on paper, but it wasn’t until years later when Jim Gaspard was about to graduate from Texas Tech in 1972 that he decided to bring the cartoon to life.

Moretti Earns NCAA Elite 90 Award

Texas Tech sophomore Davide Moretti has been named the Elite 90 winner for the 2019 NCAA Division Men’s Basketball Championship.

  Players, Hocutt praise Beard following Coach of the Year announcement

Just two days before the Red Raiders take the court for their first appearance in the Final Four, Coach Chris Beard is already taking home a trophy.

  VIDEO: Chris Beard named AP Coach of the Year

Texas Tech’s Chris Beard has guided his team to its first Final Four appearance and now has a top coaching honor to go with it.

No. 11 Red Raiders Split Midweek Series at New Mexico

The No. 11 Texas Tech baseball team dropped its first midweek game of the season, 12-9, at New Mexico on Wednesday from Santa Ana Star Field in Albuquerque, N.M.

Mayors make friendly bet on TTU vs. MSU Game

Lubbock Mayor Dan Pope and the Mayor of East Lansing, Michigan, Mark Meadows, have made a friendly wager regarding the winner of the NCAA Tournament Final Four game between Texas Tech and Michigan State.

No. 11 Red Raider baseball defeats New Mexico

In their first game in their midweek series in Albuquerque, the Red Raider baseball team cruised to a 15-6 win over the Lobos.

  Minneapolis travel tips, what you need to know before going to the game

Some are driving, some are flying, but Red Raiders are making their way to Minnesota this weekend.

Will Flemons to lead LCP basketball program

Former Red Raider Will Flemons is coming back to the Hub City to lead the Lubbock Cooper boys basketball program.

  Texas Tech students gear up for Final Four

It's the surprise trip of a lifetime for Texas Tech freshman Zach Schuhmann. He’s heading to the Final Four in Minneapolis. It's something he's been dreaming about since he was a kid and going to Tech games.

Wet weather shouldn’t put damper on Final Four travel plans

Wet weather conditions are in the forecast this weekend for those heading to Minneapolis to watch the Texas Tech Red Raiders take on Michigan State in the Final Four.

No. 10 Red Raiders Drop Series Finale at K-State

The No. 10 Texas Tech baseball team allowed three runs in the bottom of the seventh to drop the series finale at Kansas State, 5-4, on Sunday afternoon at Tointon Family Stadium.

Red Raiders facing Michigan State in Final 4, 7:49 p.m. Saturday

Texas Tech will face Michigan State at 7:49 p.m. on Saturday in Minneapolis, MN as they make their historic run into the Final Four.

  Wells takes in first scrimmage to start Spring series

After a few months of offseason workouts and eight practices, Matt Wells got to take in his first scrimmage as Texas Tech’s head coach Saturday afternoon in the Spring Series Presented by Double Eagle opener at Jones AT&T Stadium.

  Hundreds of fans greet Red Raiders early Sunday morning at the United Supermarkets Arena

They arrived at the airport around 2 a.m. Sunday morning, and buses carried them to the Arena where cheering fans welcomed them home.

  Red Raiders knock off top-seed Gonzaga to advance to Final 4

The 3rd-seeded Red Raiders are heading to the Final 4 for the first time in school history as they knocked off top-seeded Gonzaga 75-69 to win the West Regional in Anaheim, California.

Fans invited to free Spring scrimmage at Jones AT&T Stadium

Texas Tech will open the Spring Series Presented by Double Eagle on Saturday afternoon when the Red Raiders host a 1:30 p.m. scrimmage inside Jones AT&T Stadium. Admission will be free for all fans through the Gate 1 (southwest corner) and Gate 2 (north) entrances.

Friday’s baseball game against Kansas State moved to Saturday

The first game of a three-game series against Kansas State in Manhattan, Kansas has been rescheduled to Saturday because of inclement weather.

Red Raider defense stifles Michigan to advance to Elite 8

Texas Tech's aggressive defense helped the third-seeded Red Raiders pull away from second-seeded Michigan 63-44 and advance to the Elite 8 for the second year in a row.

Where to watch the Red Raiders Sweet 16 game

Need a place to cheer on the Red Raiders tonight? Here is a list of local spots hosting Sweet 16 watch parties.