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Kliff Kingsbury and Texas Tech Agree on New Contract: Latest Details, Reaction

By Evan Buhler, 3 weeks 1 day ago
Texas Tech is keeping head coach Kliff Kingsbury around for the long haul, the school announced: National college sports writer Bryan Fischer and Bruce Feldman ...Read the full article on Bleacher Report...

Big 12 Week 1 Preview and Predictions

By Braden Gall, 3 weeks 2 days ago
Bob Stoops has been fighting the good fight all offseason long but the rubber meets the road now that the season is starting. Both Oklahoma State and West Virginia played in BCS bowls in the last few seasons but both are heavy underdogs to their ACC and SEC foes in Week 1. So while the league’s non-conference record may look bruised following season openers against Florida...

Setting the Expectations for College Football's Second-Year Coaches

By Steven Lassan, 3 weeks 5 days ago
Predicting the success of college football coaches on a year-to-year basis is nearly impossible. There’s a baseline of results and history to use, along with a program track record, but good coaches can raise the profile of a team in a short amount of time. Need evidence? How about James Franklin at Vanderbilt? The group of first-year coaches in 2013 had a successful debut, starting...

Big 12 Advanced Stats You Need to Know for 2014

By Athlon Sports, 4 weeks 1 day ago
Visit Football Study Hall to get in-depth team previews, advanced stats and features for the 2014 season .Baseball has sabermetrics. Basketball has KenPom’s efficiency rankings. What does football have? When it comes to advanced analytics, the game of football has lagged behind the other major American sports. Additionally, the college game trails well behind the more powerful (...

NCAA Football Preview - Texas Tech Red Raiders

By Anonymous (not verified), 1 month 2 days ago
From there however, the shine came off as Tech dropped five in a row to close out the regular season. That second-half fall from grace coincided with the tougher part of the schedule as those setbacks came against Oklahoma (38-30), Oklahoma State (52-34), Kansas State (49-26), Baylor (63-34) and Texas (41-16).Despite the collapse, the Red Raiders were offered a chance to play Arizona State in the...

Ranking the Top 15 Players in the Big 12 for 2014 (Experts Poll)

By Steven Lassan, 1 month 3 days ago
The Big 12 heads into 2014 looking to rebound on the national stage. Oklahoma is coming off a huge Sugar Bowl victory against Alabama, and Baylor is likely to rank as a top 10 team by most this preseason after winning the conference title last year. The Sooners are a threat to win the national championship, but for the Big 12 to move up in the conference pecking order, Texas has to take a step...

The Big 12's Top 15 Must-See Games of 2014

By Braden Gall, 1 month 3 days ago
Many believe that the Big 12 is a two-horse race in 2014. While that is likely true, the rest of the conference is going to be extremely entertaining. Kansas State, Texas, TCU, Texas Tech and Oklahoma State all believe they can step into that two-horse race and — because of the beauty of a true round-robin schedule — all five will get to face each other this...

The Big 12's Top Freshmen to Watch in 2014

By Braden Gall, 1 month 6 days ago
The beauty of college football lies in its unpredictability and volatility. Roster turnover is largely responsible for the tremendous amount of variability from year to year within the sport. Key graduations, early entries into the NFL Draft, dismissals and a massive influx of tomorrow's stars in the form of bright-eyed freshmen create more personnel turnover in college football than...

The Top 10 Most Underrated College Football QBs in 2014

By Braden Gall, 1 month 1 week ago
Do most SEC fans know who Taylor Kelly is? That he is the only other player in the nation other than the great Johnny Manziel to throw for at least 3,000 yards and rush for at least 500 in each of the last two seasons? Because if not, they should. Which is why Kelly is ranked by Athlon Sports as the No. 8 quarterback in college football heading into the 2014 campaign. So using that...

Texas Tech Football 2014: Complete Preview and Predictions

By Evan Buhler, 1 month 1 week ago
In his first season as Texas Tech's head coach, Kliff Kingsbury guided the Red Raiders to an 8-5 overall team record in 2013 but a 4-5 record within the Big 12 Conference...Read the full article on Bleacher Report...