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Texas and Texas Tech both need big bounce from Big 12 opener

Sep. 23, 2021 03:13 AM EDT

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The first Big 12 game of the season for Texas and Texas Tech already feels like a pivotal moment for both head coaches. First-year Texas coach Steve Sarkisian was brought in from Nick Saban's staff at Alabama with a $34 million guaranteed contract...

Denton Guyer moves up after winning Texas 6A top-10 matchup

Sep. 20, 2021 14:17 PM EDT

Dave Campbell’s Texas Football magazine and TexasFootball.com’s high school rankings after Week 4, distributed by The Associated Press. CLASS 6A Rank School (Record) Week 4 Prv rank 1 Austin Westlake (3-0) Idle 1 ...

Shough, Texas Tech shake off slow start to down FIU 54-21

Sep. 19, 2021 00:09 AM EDT

LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) — Texas Tech quarterback Tyler Shough threw for 399 yards and four touchdown passes to spark a 54-21 victory against Florida International on Saturday at Jones AT&T Stadium. The Red Raiders shook loose from a tight game after the first quarter...

Friday's Scores

Sep. 18, 2021 01:14 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= CLASS 6A= ¶ Abilene 35, Grand Prairie 28 ¶ Amarillo Tascosa 46, San Angelo Central 28 ¶ Arlington Houston 24, Keller Central 21 ¶ Austin Vandegrift 56, Round Rock Stony...

Thursday's Scores

Sep. 17, 2021 00:08 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= CLASS 6A= ¶ Allen 49, Tyler Legacy 28 ¶ Dallas White 64, Carrollton Turner 0 ¶ Edinburg Vela 69, La Joya 7 ¶ Fort Bend Clements 19, Fort Bend Dulles 13 ...

Not lot of spread for Texas Tech going into game against FIU

Sep. 16, 2021 13:43 PM EDT

LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) — There are a few simple explanations about why Texas Tech hasn't really spread the ball around that much on offense. Erik Ezukanma makes things look so easy with all those big plays while leading the nation in receiving. Tahj...

Austin Westlake remains atop 6A Texas prep football rankings

Sep. 13, 2021 19:41 PM EDT

Dave Campbell’s Texas Football magazine and TexasFootball.com’s high school rankings after Week 3, distributed by The Associated Press. CLASS 6A Rank School (Record) Week 3 Prev rnk 1 Austin Westlake (3-0) W: Mansfield Summit,...

Texas Tech hangs on for 28-22 win over FCS' Stephen F Austin

Sep. 11, 2021 23:56 PM EDT

LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) — Tahj Brooks ran for two touchdowns in the third quarter, including a 67-yarder for the lead, and Texas Tech held on to beat lower-division Stephen F. Austin 28-22 on Saturday night. The Red Raiders (2-0) made a stand in the final two minutes,...

Friday's Scores

Sep. 11, 2021 01:06 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= CLASS 6A= ¶ Abilene 23, Cedar Park Vista Ridge 19 ¶ Alief Taylor 28, Fort Bend Bush 20 ¶ Allen 35, Cedar Hill 16 ¶ Alvin 40, Pasadena Memorial 14 ¶...

Thursday's Scores

Sep. 10, 2021 00:12 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= CLASS 6A= ¶ Austin Anderson 52, Round Rock Westwood 14 ¶ Austin High 38, Kyle Lehman 30 ¶ Cypress Park 59, Rosenberg Lamar 20 ¶ Del Rio 58, Laredo Martin 6 ...