There's not really any Texas Tech news out there, except other than Tyron Johnson picked LSU, John Scott Jr. will be coaching at Buffalo and some miscellaneous links, so in order to save myself some time, we'll have today's open thread and those miscellaneous links all in one spot. Don't forget that the men's basketball team plays at 1:00 pm today in Lubbock.
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* Meet Lincoln Riley, Fast-Rising Mastermind of East Carolina's High-Octane Attack | Bleacher Report
* Recruiting: LSU captures commitment from Louisiana's top 2015 prospect Tyron Johnson - SportsNOLA
* Former Texas Tech DL coach John Scott Jr. to join staff at Buffalo - College Football - SI.com
* David Gibbs to decide soon if he’s staying at UH - Sports Update