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Texas Tech QB Shough sidelined again by left shoulder injury

Sep. 05, 2022 15:56 PM EDT

LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) — Texas Tech quarterback Tyler Shough will miss significant time again after re-injuring his non-throwing shoulder in the season opener. Red Raiders coach Joey McGuire said Monday that he expects Shough to be out three to six weeks. The quarterback, in his...

Texas Tech routs Murray State 63-10 in McGuire's debut

Sep. 04, 2022 00:59 AM EDT

LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) — Donovan Smith came off the bench to throw four touchdown passes, Tahj Brooks ran for three scores and Texas Tech blew out lower-division Murray State 63-10 in coach Joey McGuire's debut Saturday night. Smith had scoring tosses on his first two passes after...

Texas Tech coach Joey McGuire debuts against Murray State

Sep. 01, 2022 13:41 PM EDT

Murray State (0-0) at Texas Tech (0-0), Saturday, 8 p.m. ET (ESPN+) Line: No line, according to FanDuel Sportsbook. Series record: First meeting. WHAT’S AT STAKE? Texas Tech plays its first game for new coach Joey McGuire, a lifelong...

Texas Tech's Shough starting QB for opener vs. Murray State

Aug. 22, 2022 00:14 AM EDT

LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) — Tyler Shough has been named Texas Tech's starting quarterback by new coach Joey McGuire. The announcement Sunday came just less than two weeks before the Red Raiders play their season opener Sept. 3 against Murray State. Shough, a senior in his second year...

Pickett's game-winning drive helps Steelers beat Seahawks

Aug. 13, 2022 23:56 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Kenny Pickett threw a 24-yard touchdown pass to Tyler Vaughns with 3 seconds to play and the Pittsburgh Steelers beat the Seattle Seahawks 32-25 on Saturday night in the preseason opener for both teams. Pickett, Pittsburgh’s first-round pick in 2022, is...

Harris' late blast lifts Braves to 4-3 win over Marlins

Aug. 13, 2022 00:03 AM EDT

MIAMI (AP) — Michael Harris II had two hits, including a tiebreaking, two-run homer in the eighth inning, and the Atlanta Braves beat the Miami Marlins 4-3 Friday night. Eddie Rosario singled and doubled, and Matt Olson also went deep for the Braves in the opener of a four-game...

Ashcraft shuts down Marlins, Reds extend win streak to 4

Aug. 02, 2022 22:39 PM EDT

MIAMI (AP) — Graham Ashcraft allowed one unearned run in a career high 8 1/3 innings and the Cincinnati Reds beat the Miami Marlins 2-1 Tuesday night, extending their winning streak to four games. The 24-year-old Ashcraft (5-2) scattered five hits and struck out three. He was...

Sinton's Michell and Stewart share TSWA Class 4A honors

Jul. 28, 2022 17:54 PM EDT

BRYAN, Texas (AP) — Sinton’s Blake Mitchell and Jaquae Stewart shared player of the year honors on the Blue Bell/Texas Sports Writers Association’s Class 4A all-state baseball team announced Thursday. Mitchell, who played shortstop, batted .465 with seven home runs and 52...

5 killed in head-on collision on East Texas highway

Jul. 22, 2022 18:17 PM EDT

TYLER, Texas (AP) — A car driving on the wrong side of a two-lane highway in East Texas early Friday collided with an SUV, killing all five people in the vehicles, authorities said. The collision happened at about 5 a.m. on Texas 110, about 6 1/2 miles (10 1/2 kilometers) northwest...

East Texas ex-deputy pleads guilty to using excessive force

Jul. 19, 2022 20:24 PM EDT

TYLER, Texas (AP) — A former East Texas deputy has pleaded guilty to a civil rights violation for punching a restrained detainee in the chest repeatedly with a shock gun, according to court documents. Former Van Zandt County sheriff’s deputy David Yager pleaded guilty Tuesday to...