TTNNL | Williams @ LB No Gimmick; MBB JUCO Ratings

Kenny Williams at linebacker is no gimmick. Both of Texas Tech's two JUCO signees were ranked in the top 100. The athletic faculty agree with the tenants of the proposed player union, but does not agree with the union.

TTNNL | BB Falls to TCU; FB Recruiting in Big 12

The baseball team fell to TCU in Abilene last night, 4-0. We get a summary of the Big 12 football recruiting. With the vote in the NCAA on Thursday, the gap will widen between the universities that have and those have-nots.

TTNNL | FB Depth Chart; Taylor to Coppin St.

The baseball team lost to New Mexico yesterday and will play TCU in Abilene tonight. The football team has the latest depth chart released. Men's assistant basketball coach Vince Taylor is set to take the head coaching job at Coppin St.

TTNNL | Kithuka Dominates; BB Sweeps; QB Issues

Kennedy Kithuka dominated the 5,000 m in California this week. The baseball team swept Prairie View A&M. Don Williams is working through the issue of quarterbacks transferring and Kingsbury likes Popovich (throws hands up in disgust).

TTNNL | Kingsbury on Dance-Off; BB Walks It Off

Texas Tech head coach Kliff Kingsbury talks about the dance-off and the baseball team earns a walk-off win against Dallas Baptist.

TTNNL | Hannahs to Ark; Kingsbury on Webb's TO's

Dusty Hannahs has announced that he will transfer to Arkansas. The attorneys will assuredly win in the NCAA vs. player union battle. Kliff Kingsbury talks about Davis Webb and his turnovers, while Matt Wallerstedt needs for the defense to step up.

TTNNL | NCAA Says Union "Grossly Inappropriate"

It's all about the NCAA and the proposed player union, which the NCAA President said that the players' union is a grossly inappropriate solution.

TTNNL | BB Defeats NM; Crockett in All-Star Game

Baseball defeated New Mexico in a mid-week game while Jaye Crockett is set to play in an All-Star game this weekend. Rashad Fortenberry is returning after receiving a medical redshirt.

TTNNL | BB in Midland v. NM; Report-Tolbert to SMU

The Texas Tech baseball team will play in Midland tonight at 6:00 pm, plus a recent report has Jordan Tolbert transferring to SMU.

TTML | BB Loses in 12 Innings; Midland Scrimmage

The baseball team took the Longhorns to the wire in the third and deciding game. Plus, an additional link for the Midland scrimmage.


TTML | SB Hosts BU; Kithuka to Return at TX Relays

The softball team is hosting the Baylor Bears, while the track and field team is headed to Austin to participate in the Texas Relays and Kennedy Kithuka will anchor a relay team. Plus, more accolades for men's basketball signee Justin Gray.

TTML | BB Moves Up; Wes Welker Visits FB Facility

New campus photos. The baseball team moves up in the polls and plays Arkansas Pine-Bluff in a double-header today. Former Red Raider Wes Welker stopped by the football facility to talk to the team.

TTML | BB Breaks Into Polls; Amaro's Draft Status

The Texas Tech baseball team broke into two national polls after a 3-1 series win against Indiana. NFL's Mike Mayock released his top five at each position and has Amaro as the third tight end. DL Bennett Ofor is out for the spring with a torn ACL.

TTML | BB Wins Indiana Series; FB Power Rankings

The Lady Raiders continue to struggle and lose another against Kansas St. The baseball team won the Indiana series 3-1. It's February, that means it is time for Big 12 power rankings.

TTML | WBB to Play Baylor; Amaro Spotlight

The Lady Raiders are set to take on the Baylor Bears at the USA. Good discussion on Jace Amaro and his draft status as well as a recap of the Midland Recruiting Review.

TTML | Smart & Orr; BB Preview; FB Spring Game

The magnificent return of Texas Tech Morning Links and we get some men's basketball, baseball and football links, including more on the Orr and Smart situation and Spring Game dates.

TTML | WBB Loses to OU; Nicholas to BGU

The Lady Raiders were blown out at home to Oklahoma. Clayton Nicholas will transfer to Bowling Green. Football commit Joseph Clark will greyshirt, which will open up a scholarship spot in the 2014 class.

TTML | WBB in Action vs. OU; MBB & FB Links

The Lady Raiders start conference play against Oklahoma tonight, while the men's team plays Iowa St. on Saturday. There are a few additional football links.

TTML: Cumbie to TCU; WBB Falls in AZ; FB Commits

HC Kliff Kingsbury sounded unsure on Friday, & it appears that Co-Offensive Coordinator Sonny Cumbie is headed to coach quarterbacks at TCU. The Lady Raiders fall short in Arizona. The football team picked up two commitments yesterday.

TTML | Jacobson to Mormon Mission; SOC #17

Texas Tech S Tanner Jacobson is leaving to attend a two year Mormon mission. The soccer team ended up #17 in the final rankings. C Kader Tapsoba is named the Red Raider Club Scholar-Athlete of the month of December.

TTML | WBB Wins vs. UAPB; FB Recruiting Links

The Lady Raiders get a relatively narrow win against Arkansas-Pine Bluff. Janine Beckie and Jaelene Hinkle are named to an all region 1st team. And it is now recruiting season with some football recruiting news and links.

TTML | WBB Plays Tonight; BB Releases Schedule

The Lady Raiders are back in action tonight against Arkansas-Pine Bluff, while the baseball team released their schedule yesterday. We also have some links from last night's Carol of Lights lighting ceremony.

TTML | VB, WBB, MBB & FB Post-Thanksgiving Links

Viva The Matadors gets back on track after the Thanksgiving holiday and has your morning links for volleyball, women's basketball, men's basketball and football links.

TTML | Kithuka Finishes 2nd at XC NC; WBB Wins

Congrats to Red Raider cross country runner Kennedy Kithuka, who finished second at the Cross Country National Championship. The Lady Raiders easily handled Grambling St. We also get a few football links this Sunday morning.

TTML | SOC Loses 4-3; Kithuka Runs for NC Today

The soccer team lost in a shootout to Texas A&M, 4-3. Texas Tech does have three other sports teams competing today, including Kennedy Kithuka running for a national championships at 1:00 pm.

TTML | SOC Plays TAMU; Kithuka Runs for NC

The soccer team is set to play Texas A&M in the second round of the NCAA Tournament today at 2:30, while cross country runner Kennedy Kithuka is set to run for his second national championship in as many year. Also, we have WBB, BB and FB links.

Log In Sign Up

Log In Sign Up

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

Join Viva The Matadors

You must be a member of Viva The Matadors to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Viva The Matadors. You should read them.

Join Viva The Matadors

You must be a member of Viva The Matadors to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Viva The Matadors. You should read them.




Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.