Latest Kyler Edwards News

Texas Tech adds 2nd signee since Mark Adams replaced Beard

Apr. 20, 2021 19:02 PM EDT

LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) — Texas Tech has added a second signee for new head coach Mark Adams, with Dallas Baptist career scoring leader Chandler Jacobs planning to complete his accounting degree at the NCAA Division II school this semester and then join the Red Raiders as a graduate transfer. ...

Allen from LA is 1st addition for new Texas Tech coach

Apr. 15, 2021 21:42 PM EDT

LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) — Texas Tech got its first addition for new coach Mark Adams on Thursday with transfer forward Kaelen “KJ” Allen signing to play for the Red Raiders following the potential departures of several key players. Allen will have three seasons of...

Texas Tech's post-Beard exodus continues with guard McClung

Apr. 11, 2021 19:24 PM EDT

LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) — Texas Tech junior guard Mac McClung intends to go through the NBA draft process while the team's leading scorer from last season also has his name in the NCAA transfer portal. The Georgetown transfer's decision is the latest in the potential exodus...

Texas Tech junior guard Edwards transferring out of program

Apr. 10, 2021 20:00 PM EDT

LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) — Texas Tech junior guard Kyler Edwards has decided to transfer, new head coach Mark Adams said Saturday. Edwards had initially put his name in the transfer portal at the end of the season to explore his options. Adams, the Red...

Smith, Arkansas hold off Texas Tech 68-66 in NCAA 2nd round

Mar. 21, 2021 23:06 PM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — His players began spilling onto the court at the horn, and Arkansas coach Eric Musselman was right there with them — only to break away to climb atop a table with arms raised. The moment certainly deserved a let-it-loose celebration. ...

Texas Tech uses 2nd-half surge to get past Utah State 65-53

Mar. 19, 2021 18:58 PM EDT

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — Mac McClung scored 16 points in his first career NCAA Tournament game and Kyler Edwards added 12 to help sixth-seeded Texas Tech pull away from 11th-seeded Utah State 65-53 on Friday. The Red Raiders snapped a two-game losing streak and made new...

Teague 35 points as No. 3 Baylor beats No. 18 Texas Tech

Mar. 07, 2021 21:01 PM EST

WACO, Texas (AP) — MaCio Teague and Mark Vital had quite a senior day in a perfect ending at home for Big 12 regular season champion Baylor. Teague scored 35 points while matching a school record with 10 made 3-pointers, one after an incredible save by Vital during a...

McClung leads No. 18 Texas Tech to 81-54 rout of Iowa State

Mar. 05, 2021 00:02 AM EST

LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) — Mac McClung and Texas Tech are on a three-game winning streak again — just as the No. 18 Red Raiders were the last time they played third-ranked Baylor. Now the school that reached the championship game in the most recent NCAA Tournament two...

No. 18 Texas Tech stops No. 14 Texas 68-59, ends 3-game skid

Mar. 03, 2021 12:58 PM EST

LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) — Mac McClung had 16 points to lead five Texas Tech players in double figures and the No. 18 Red Raiders snapped a three-game losing streak with a 68-59 victory over No. 14 Texas on Saturday. The game was tied at halftime, but Texas Tech (15-8, 7-7...

Edwards helps No. 18 Texas Tech roll to 69-49 win over TCU

Mar. 02, 2021 22:28 PM EST

LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) — Kyler Edwards is ready to start talking about another Texas Tech team making a run in the NCAA Tournament. The Red Raiders have at least answered their longest losing streak in a season disrupted by COVID-19 and a wintry weather blast in Texas. ...