Cotton Club Crew #24: Beating Texas one last time

The regular season has reached its final chapter. Texas Tech heads to Austin to take on the Texas Longhorns in what might be the final meeting of these two teams for years to come. In a rivalry full of such much mutual disdain, who will triumph? Will Texas Tech shock the world? Or will Texas… read more

Cotton Club Crew #23: Battle 4 Atlantis

If you have not been paying attention, Texas Tech basketball is back underway. So far, Tech has faced a few scrappy but frankly lower tier teams. Also frankly, they have not looked good doing it. Now things crank up a notch, well several notches, as Texas Tech heads into the Battle for Atlantis. To give… read more

Defensive Player of the Week: A star shines in the secondary

The defensive player of the week title is a tough one this week. Several guys made some big plays. Guys like Rodriguez were consistently making UCF pay with big hits, Bradford continues to be a menace, and the young gun Roberts gets better every week. But, this week’s recipient is out of the secondary and… read more

Offensive Player of the Week: Could there be any other?

At this point, this award is just going to be the Tahj Brooks Award. Seriously, I would love for someone else to take the crown. But really? Can anyone make a case that Brooks was not once again the primary engine of this offense? And can anyone make a solid case for anyone else deserving… read more

Red Raiders earn bowl eligibility on Senior Night

By the thinnest of margins, Texas Tech has secured their place in the always entertaining Bowl Season. I have written previously about why that matters so much, but to reiterate Texas Tech now officially has a postseason streak going. Not only that, but the Red Raiders still have a game to play setup 8 wins… read more

Texas Tech Soccer Hosts Second Round

The Red Raiders are still alive in the dance, as they managed to get past an extremely scrappy FGCU team 1-0. One of the rewards for the two seeded Red Raiders was the ability to host the first round at home, where 1,800 Red Raiders showed up to cheer for the ladies. With the win… read more

Cotton Club Crew #22: Gearing up for the Hilton Night Managers

Texas Tech is just one game away from bowl eligibility, and they have a shot on Senior Night to get it done against the UCF Knights. The Knights are in a similar position after their stunning beatdown of the Oklahoma State Cowboys, derailing the momentum for Xerox U. Both teams at 5-5 with two to… read more

Bowl Eligibility helps Texas Tech continue to grow

Look, I hate that I have to write this article. I hate that the lofty goals of the year have come down to this point. But here we are, so time to just accept the results and start looking at reality. Texas Tech is now 15 years removed from the 2008 magical season. Since that… read more

Defensive Player of The Week: A Rabbit thrives hunting Jayhawks

The defense did not have their best game, but they sure stepped up when it counted most. And our player of the week, is none other than our resident Rabbit Dadrion Taylor-Demerson. Rabbit has a nose for the football, as shown by another game with an interception. And what a hell of an interception it… read more

Offensive Player of the Week: A workhorse continues to thrive

The offense overall did not have a flashy day, though a few flashy couple plays by Bradley really changed the outcome in a major way. But, in a day like that only one person could possibly earn player of the week honors. I of course refer to Tahj “Workhorse” Brooks. Brooks had 33 carries in… read more


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