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Texas Tech Fans Blame Ted Cruz's 'Cursed' Selfie For Championship Loss
The senator tweeted with 35 seconds to go and Texas Tech up by 1 over Virginia in the NCAA final. The jinx was on.
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Texas Tech Fans' Frenzied Celebration May Have Just Stolen The Win For Their Team
This College Football Coach Looks Just Like Ryan Gosling
Ladies, if you’ve been looking for a good reason to watch football this season — we’ve found one for you.
Researchers Discover New Source Of Airborne Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria
Antibiotic-resistant bacteria limit doctors’ ability to treat life-threatening bacterial infections and account for at least
This Magnificent Snow Penis Was Just Too Edgy For Society, Man (VIDEO)
This is the Alamo of Texas Tech. As our warriors take their positions, standing up to the might of a bucket loader, cries
CULTURE & ARTS
Interview With Theatre Critic and Scholar Mark Charney
Playwright and Journalist
MC: Yes, with Chris Jones at the helm, we are actually doing more than theatre criticism. We're having them critique restaurants
Nine Steps Closer to Safe Science
A new study released July 31 by the National Research Council may help prevent future accidents by challenging current safety standards in academic and nonindustrial labs across the U.S. with nine recommendations aimed at the higher-education and scientific community.
Fighting Words in Lubbock
Associate Professor of Communication, Wake Forest University
Smart has faced up to his errors and will pay the price. The Big 12 Conference has seen to that. Will Mr. Orr's punishment be simply his self-imposed exile for the balance of the season?
Marcus Smart Shoves Fan: Oklahoma State Star Gets Into Altercation In Loss To Texas Tech (VIDEO) [UPDATED]
The fan was later identified as Jeff Orr, who is known for traveling thousands of miles each year to attend Texas Tech games
Seeing Is Believing
I Can Hear You Whisper: An Intimate Journey throug...
My husband and I tell Alex regularly to go for his dreams. But the power of seeing a string of successful deaf athletes in action has done more to drive that message home than anything we could say.
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Week 9 Game of the Week: Oklahoma State @ Texas Tech
Sports statistician, PredictionMachine.com
Oregon may have started slow against UCLA, but a flurry of points and breaks in the fourth quarter gave the Ducks a 28 point victory over UCLA and gave the Predictalator its fourth straight victory against-the-spread in the Game of the Week.
The Best Colleges To Work At In 2013-14: Glassdoor Ranking
Check out Glassdoor's top 10 universities to work in 2013 below: Florida State University may rank as No. 9 for best schools
Who Needs to Study Western Civilization? We Do
Thomas K. Lindsay, Ph.D.
Director of the Center for Higher Education at the Texas Publi...
Sad to say, rare is the day when we who analyze American higher education can report good news. At the same time, there is some good news on the education front, and it comes from Lubbock, Texas.
Texas Tech Streaker Brent Smith Removes Clothes During West Virginia Game (VIDEO)
A Texas Tech University fan faces criminal assault charges after he attempted to streak during a football game on Saturday
Unemployed For Years, Professor Turns To Ghostwriting For Students
Jennifer Sunseri lost her job as an assistant professor in 2009. Now, after nearly three years of unemployment, no health
Urban Meyer Hiring Shows Coaches Rout Professors In Salary Game
Tuberville has never won a national championship. Meyer has won two of them at the University of Florida. Newly hired Urban
CULTURE & ARTS
Universities to Artists: Get a Doctorate?
Artists are people who create their own credentials, but a movement may be afoot to create doctoral programs in studio arts.
Graduation is a Sacred Moment of Many
Church camp director
I remember. I remember when she was placed in my arms in the delivery room. She was healthy and her mother was healthy, and I sighed a prayer of thanks.
Joshua Joe Brown Dead: Accidental Shooting Kills Tech Student In Dallas
A 29-year-old Texas Tech student died early Saturday after a friend accidentally shot him in a northeast Dallas residence
Graphic Business Textbook Captivates Students
Jeremy Short's students read comic books in class. Then they take exams, do well, and finish the semester with an understanding
Top 5 Sports Stories
Emmy Award winning sportscaster and New York Times Bestselling...
Owners will vote next week whether or not to change the overtime rule for the playoffs. The new rule would allow both teams to get the ball on offense, if the team that wins the toss kicks a field goal.
Leach Incident Shows ESPN Ethics Stink
Journalist, educator, dog lover
It would be a gross violation of journalistic ethics for any sports journalist to try and directly influence how any college football program is run. For it to happen where the journalist's son is on scholarship would be beyond the pale.
Mike Leach SUSPENDED: Texas Tech Coach Will Not Participate In Alamo Bowl
Texas Tech has suspended its football coach Mike Leach, effectively immediately. Read more from the Associated Press here
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