Texas Tech University began a new era and looked to the future, building momentum by completely renovating Jones AT&T Stadium in preparation for the 2024 football season.
Today we look back on the year for the Red Raiders.
January 30, 2023 – Iowa State vs. Texas Tech – Men’s Basketball
The historic comeback gave the Red Raiders their first win of the season in Big 12 basketball for the 2022-23 season.
rear caleb grill Iowa State’s 3-pointer put Tech up 23 points with 12:37 left in the second half. The Red Raiders went on a 24-5 run in just over eight minutes, cutting the deficit to four points.
Tech would need another 9-2 run in the final moments. devion harmonHarmon’s free throw forced overtime, and in overtime, Harmon took the lead with a driving basket.
This comeback was the biggest of the 2022-23 season in the entire college basketball world.
February 13, 2023 – Texas vs. Texas Tech – Men’s Basketball
The Red Raiders defeated the Longhorns on their home court, winning for the third consecutive season and seventh time in eight years.
The win was the same number of games the Red Raiders defeated then-15th-ranked Kansas State and then No. 5-ranked Texas just two days later, as Tech defeated a ranked opponent in Lubbock. It was the second victory against them.
with devion harmon kevin obanor Both teams scored in double digits, and the Red Raiders made 7-of-14 (50%) from three on the night, winning by a combined rebound margin of 41-29.
March 17, 2023 – Oklahoma State vs. Texas Tech – Baseball
The Red Raiders scored their first Big 12 win of the season in mid-March in the conference opener against Oklahoma State, a big win.
The Red Raiders fell behind 7-1 in the 5th inning, but were able to tie the game by scoring 3 runs in the 8th inning. gage harrelson walked, Kevin Buzzell single and austin green He tied the game with a single.
gavin kash He played the role of hero in the 10th inning, hitting a wild double down the left field line with an assist from Cowboys left fielder Nolan Schubert.
March 31, 2023 – Grant McCasland hired as men’s basketball coach
Texas Tech has found a new head basketball coach after terminating Mark Adams’ contract at the end of February.
McCasland, a North Texas native, signed a six-year contract after winning the NIT in 2022-23 and returned to Lubbock after serving as director of basketball operations from 1999-2001.
May 9, 2023 – Abilene Christian vs. Texas Tech – Baseball
In the resumption of play in late April, which was postponed due to weather, the Red Raiders entered the night with a 6-0 lead over ACU, but the lead had expanded to 9-0 after six innings.
The Red Raiders fought back with 15 earned runs to erase the deficit and earn the first win of a doubleheader against ACU.
June 3, 2023 – Texas Tech vs. Florida – Baseball
The Red Raiders started 2-0 with a win over UConn in the Gainesville Regional and a win over the eventual national runner-up Gators.
In a close game, Kash’s two-run homer in the eighth inning sealed the deal and sent the Red Raiders to the regional finals.
September – Texas Tech football continues its undefeated streak in October
The Red Raider football program is off to its best start in a while, riding an undefeated record into October. This streak lasted throughout the regular season and ended in early November against the Longhorns in the Big 12 Tournament.
October 7, 2023 – Texas Tech vs. Baylor – Football
The Red Raiders got some revenge with the trip to Waco after a brutal loss to the Bears at Jones AT&T Stadium in 2022.
guided by Taj Brooksthe tight end had his best game of the season for the Baylor Cup, rushing the ball for 170 yards in the win while catching two touchdowns.
November 11, 2023 – Texas Tech vs. Kansas – Football
Tech player pulls off heroic game-winning drive on quarterback’s back beren morton who found it Miles Price and gerand bradley They led in the third with a 63-yard drive and a 30-yard field goal from Gino Garcia.
November 17, 2023 – Princeton vs. Texas Tech – Soccer
Tech University’s football program had an outstanding season highlighted by a shootout victory over Princeton that sent the Red Raiders to the Sweet 16.
goalkeeper madison white In the shootout, he made two important saves for the Red Raiders. Peyton Parsons Tech’s final penalty kick scored the winning goal.
December 16, 2023 – Texas Tech vs. California – Football
Texas Tech wins second bowl championship under head coach joey mcguire at the Independence Bowl in December.
The Red Raiders won thanks to excellent defense with three interceptions and a fumble recovery, and Texas Tech had a winning record both overall and in the Big 12 Conference both seasons under McGuire.