Texas Tech's men's basketball program is definitely different than what many might assume. The young men on the team showed that they can hang with any team, even on the road, on Wednesday night though they lost the bout against #13 Iowa State by a 76-69 final.
The South Dakota State Jackrabbits came into Lubbock riding high with just one loss, after beating a quality, familiar foe in Minnesota and also TCU. The Red Raiders were able to put pressure on the Jackrabbits and eventually pulled away in the second half, registering a 79-67 final.
No, we're not talking about rollings strikes or spares, we're talking about the most wonderful time of the year: college football bowl season. Let's take a look at some of the most intriguing possibilities as it stands right now.
After a loss to then-#16 Utah, the Texas Tech Red Raiders did exactly what they needed to do: bounce back and get two good wins. They took down Mississippi State on Friday, then played a great "redemption" game against Minnesota on Sunday.
What an odd year for Kyle Busch. The 30-year-old driver began the season with a broken leg, missed almost a third of the season's races, comes back and picks up right where he left off, and clinched the Chase. Now, he's a Champion after earning the final win of 2015.