But this year has a different feel. The fans out in Lubbock are feeling confident about their defense for the first time in what feels like decades, and the offense seems to be rolling like usual.
Is it all hype from beating an FCS team, or will Tech prove its capable of beating down some Power 5 schools as well? Find out today!
Texas Tech vs. Arizona State quick facts
Date: September 16, 2017
Time: 7:00 p.m. CST
Good Guys: Texas Tech Red Raiders
Bad Guys: Arizona State Sun Devils
Location: Jones AT&T Stadium | Lubbock, TX
Weather: 85 degrees, 10 mph SSW winds, 15 percent chance of precipitation
TV/Stream: Fox Sports Southwest/FOX Sports Go app
Vegas: Texas Tech -7. Over/under 76
The live game thread is open! Leave your thoughts in the comments section below as the game progresses. Wreck ‘em!