TEXAS TECH FOOTBALL 2008 SCHEDULE Big 12 Leader with 15-Straight Bowl Eligible Seasons 70 Percent Graduation Rate Seven-Straight Years Eight-Straight Bowl Game Appearances 2007 SCHEDULE AND RESULTS 2008 SCHEDULE S3 at SMU W, 49-9 EASTERN WASHINGTON First meeting between the two schools ... Texas Tech has played four games against teams S8 UTEP W, 45-31 August 30 • 6 p.m. from the state of Washington – two each against Washington and Washington State ... the S15 at Rice W, 59-24 Jones AT&T Stadium Red Raiders are 2-2 in those games with both wins coming against WSU. S22 •at Oklahoma State L, 45-49 Lubbock, Texas S29 NORTHWESTERN STATE W, 75-7 O6 •IOWA STATE W, 42-17 at Nevada The game is the first between the two schools ... it also marks the first game for Tech against O13 •TEXAS A&M W 35-7 September 6 • TBA a school from the state of Nevada ... Texas Tech has faced members of the Western Athletic O20 •at (15) Missouri L, 10-41 Mackay Stadium Conference in the past, most recently Utah State in 2000 ... overall, Texas Tech is 8-1 against O27 •COLORADO L, 26-31 Reno, Nevada the WAC. N3 •at Baylor W, 38-7 SMU Texas Tech leads the series 28-15 and has won 12 straight, dating back to 1989 ... the teams N10 •at (15) Texas L, 43-49 September 13 • 6 p.m. have faced each other five times since the Southwest Conference days, 2002-04 and 2006-07 N17 •(3) OKLAHOMA W, 34-27 Jones AT&T Stadium ... the Red Raiders won the 2007 game 49-9 in the season opener in Dallas ... the game will J1 vs. (20) Virginia (Gator Bowl) W, 31-28 Lubbock, Texas be the second against SMU in Lubbock since 2006. MASSACHUSETTS The game is the first between the two schools ... Texas Tech last faced a team from the state 2007 BIG 12 STANDINGS September 20 • 6 p.m. of Massachusetts in 1971, when Boston College visited Lubbock ... the Red Raiders also faced Jones AT&T Stadium Boston College in 1961 in Lubbock and in Boston the following season. SOUTH CONF OVERALL STK Lubbock, Texas Oklahoma 6-2 11-3 L1 Texas 5-3 10-3 W1 OPEN DATE Texas Tech’s first mid-season open date since 2004. Texas Tech 4-4 9-4 W2 September 27 Texas A&M 4-4 7-6 L1 at Kansas State Texas Tech leads the series 6-3, dating back to the 1933 season ... the Red Raiders have won Oklahoma State 4-4 7-6 W1 October 4 • TBA three straight against the Wildcats, including a 59-20 win in Lubbock in 2005 ... KSU last Baylor 0-8 3-9 L8 Wagner Field picked up a win in 2000, when the 10th-ranked Wildcats narrowly escaped Tech, 28-23, in Manhattan, Kansas Manhattan in Mike Leach’s first season as head coach. NORTH CONF OVERALL STK Missouri 7-1 12-2 W1 NEBRASKA Texas Tech has won the last two meetings against the Huskers, including a 34-31 win in Kansas 7-1 12-1 W1 October 11 • TBA Lincoln in 2005 and a 70-10 victory in Lubbock the previous season ... Nebraska leads the Jones AT&T Stadium series 7-2 ... the teams first met in the 1976 Bluebonnet Bowl in Houston ... of the nine games Colorado 4-4 6-7 L1 Lubbock, Texas in the series, the Huskers have been among the top 10 in five of those games. Kansas State 3-5 5-7 L4 Nebraska 2-6 5-7 L1 at Texas A&M Game returns to College Station with the Red Raiders riding a three-game win streak ... Texas Iowa State 2-6 3-9 L1 October 18 • TBA Tech trails in the overall series 34-31-1, but has won 10 of the last 13 contests ... Red Raiders Kyle Field are averaging 50.8 points per game under Leach in the last five games against the Aggies ... College Station, Texas Tech has won the last two of three in College Station. TICKET INFORMATION at Kansas Texas Tech holds a 9-1 advantage over the Jayhawks, including a 5-1 edge in Big 12 play ... Texas Tech Athletics Ticket Office October 25 • TBA Red Raiders have won two straight (2004-05) and last lost in 2001 at home ... Tech coach Jones AT&T Stadium, North End Memorial Stadium Mike Leach and Kansas head coach Mark Mangino were on Bob Stoops’ staff together at (806) 742-TECH or (888) GO-BIG-12 Lawrence, Kansas Oklahoma ... Red Raiders have scored 30+ in each of the last four meetings. www.texastech.com TEXAS The Longhorns have won five straight for the first time since winning five in a row from November 1 • TBA 1981-85 ... Red Raiders trail 42-14 overall in the series ... teams have met annually since Jones AT&T Stadium 1960, when the Red Raiders became members of the Southwest Conference ... Tech’s last win Lubbock, Texas was in 2002 in Lubbock and last win in Austin came in 1997. OKLAHOMA STATE Texas Tech leads the overall series 19-12-3 and has won the last 11 in Lubbock ... OSU’s last November 8 • TBA win in Lubbock was in 1944 ... Red Raiders have won eight of the last 11 meetings ... Tech Jones AT&T Stadium has scored 30+ in each of the last four games at home and is averaging 41.3 points per game Lubbock, Texas since Mike Leach’s arrival in 2000. OPEN DATE First time since 2004 Texas Tech has had two open weekends in a season. November 15 at Oklahoma The Red Raiders have won two of the last three ... Texas Tech defeated the third-ranked November 22 • TBA Sooners, 34-27, in 2007 ... despite five-hour distance from each other, the schools first met Memorial Stadium in 1992 in Lubbock ... OU won the first three, before the Red Raiders hit the win column in Norman, Oklahoma 1996 ... OU leads series 11-4.S BAYLOR Texas Tech took its first series lead, 33-32-1, with the 2007 win in Waco since 1946 ... Red November 29 • TBA Raiders are winners of 12 straight against the Bears and has not lost to Baylor in Big 12 play Lubbock, Texas ... Tech’s last loss was a 9-7 setback in Waco in 1995 ... Tech is averaging 46.8 points per game Jones AT&T Stadium in the last four in Lubbock, while holding the Bears to 12.3.