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TABLE OF CONTENTS INTRODUCTION Table of Contents _____________________________________ 1 Athletics Style Guide/Social Media Principles____________________ 2 Texas Tech Athletics Communications/Media Information __________ 3-4 Opponent Directory ____________________________________ 4 Quick Facts ________________________________________ 5-6 Network Television Stadium Map ___________________________ 7 History of Texas Tech University ____________________________ 8 Texas Tech Traditions _________________________________ 9-10 University Administration ________________________________11 Director of Athletics/NCAA Faculty Representative ________________12 THE RED RAIDERS Preseason Depth Chart __________________________________14 Numerical Roster ___________________________________15-16 Alphabetical Roster __________________________________17-18 Player Biographies __________________________________19-66 2012 Signing Class __________________________________67-70 COACHES & STAFF Head Coach Tommy Tuberville ___________________________72-75 Offensive Coordinator Neal Brown __________________________76 Defensive Coordinator Art Kaufman _________________________77 Sonny Cumbie/John Lovett _______________________________78 Tommy Mainord/Robert Prunty ____________________________79 Chad Scott/Fred Tate ___________________________________80 Chris Thomsen/Joe Walker _______________________________81 Support Staff ________________________________________82 2011 SEASON REVIEW Season Results _______________________________________84 Offensive/Special Teams Individual Statistics__________________84-86 Defensive Individual Statistics _____________________________87 Game-By-Game Starters/Team Game-By-Game Statistics____________88 Game-By-Game Individual Statistics (Offense) ___________________89 Game-By-Game Individual Statistics (Defense) __________________90 Superlatives ________________________________________91 Longest Plays______________________________________92-93 Scoring Drives _____________________________________94-95 Preseason Honors/Postseason Honors/Tech’s Record When ___________96 Game Recaps _____________________________________ 97-102

HISTORY & RECORDS All-Americans ______________________________________ 104 All-Big 12 Conference ______________________________ 105-106 All-Southwest Conference _______________________________ 107 All-Border Conference _________________________________ 108 Academic All-Conference ____________________________ 109-110 National Awards _____________________________________ 111 Team Awards ____________________________________ 112-113 All-Star Games ___________________________________ 114-115 Red Raiders In The NFL ______________________________ 116-117 Red Raiders In The NFL Draft _____________________________ 118 Texas Tech Hall of Honor _____________________________ 119-120 Texas Tech Ring of Honor _______________________________ 121 Letterwinners ___________________________________ 122-128 All-Time Assistant Coaches ______________________________ 128 Head Coaches_______________________________________ 129 All-Time Series Records ________________________________ 130 Year-By-Year Results _______________________________ 131-137 National Polls ___________________________________ 138-139 Bowl History _______________________________________ 140 Bowl Records _______________________________________ 141 Passing___________________________________________ 142 Passing/Receiving ____________________________________ 143 Rushing __________________________________________ 144 Total Offense/All-Purpose _______________________________ 145 Scoring ___________________________________________ 146 Defense __________________________________________ 147 Kickoff Return ______________________________________ 148 Punting __________________________________________ 149 Team _________________________________________ 150-151 Stadium/Attendance __________________________________ 152

EDITOR’S NOTE In July 2012, Texas Tech lost one of its biggest fans. Ken Moore, Tech’s longtime operations supervisor passed away leaving behind a multitude of people who knew and loved him. He was a mentor, colleague and friend. For 21 years, Ken roamed the Texas Tech Football sidelines coordinating the communications system for the coaching staff. Often a very thankless job, Ken played a vital role in helping position the Red Raiders for a victory every Saturday during the fall. His love of this university reached beyond the football field as he was an avid supporter of every single Texas Tech team that took the field, the court or the pitch. He worked countless hours making sure that our student-athletes had the very best possible playing conditions and other teams were treated with warm West Texas hospitality when they visited. This wasn’t a job for Ken – it was a labor of love.

2012 SCHEDULE Date Sept. 1 Sept. 8 Sept. 15 Sept. 22 Sept. 29 Oct. 6 Oct. 13 Oct. 20 Oct. 27 Nov. 3 Nov. 10 Nov. 17 Nov. 24

Opponent Northwestern State at Texas State New Mexico OPEN at Iowa State Oklahoma West Virginia (HC) at TCU at Kansas State Texas Kansas at Oklahoma State vs. Baylor

Location Lubbock, Texas San Marcos, Texas Lubbock, Texas

Time TBA 6 p.m. TBA


Ames, Iowa Lubbock, Texas Lubbock, Texas Fort Worth, Texas Manhattan, Kan. Lubbock, Texas Lubbock, Texas Stillwater, Okla. Arlington, Texas



His love of this university and for the people that he worked alongside was unmatched. As a young professional, Ken was a constant and steady hand that provided countless hours of support so that I (and many others) could be successful. But aside from that, what mattered most to me was our friendship. I will miss those early morning hours on Sundays prior to the last baseball game of a weekend series where we would sip on coffee, eat a breakfast burrito and talk. The conversation always revolved around our beloved Red Raiders and branched out to other important topics in our lives – then always circled back to the Scarlet and Black. Ken spent a lot of hours away from his family during his time at Texas Tech. I hope they know how much he meant to our department and how his friendship blessed so many of us. This 2012 Media Supplement is dedicated to Ken’s memory. Guns Up my friend. I know you will be cheering us on from the best seats in the house. Blayne Beal Editor WWW.TEXASTECH.COM

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2012 Texas Tech Football Media Supplement  

Get an inside look at the 2012 Texas Tech Red Raider Football Team. Team History, Player Biographies, 2011 Season Stats and All-Time Record...

2012 Texas Tech Football Media Supplement  

Get an inside look at the 2012 Texas Tech Red Raider Football Team. Team History, Player Biographies, 2011 Season Stats and All-Time Record...