Texas Tech Red Raiders Information
The Red Raiders are the name for the 17 varsity sports teams representing Texas Tech University. The athletic programs compete in the NCAA Division 1 Big 12 conference. Well known playing fields include Jones AT&T Stadium, United Spirit Arena, and Dan Law Field. Their basketball program was popular during the legendary Bob Knight years from 2001 to 2008. His son Pat was hired as an assistant in 2005 until fully taking over the squad in 2008. Their baseball team just replaced longtime coach Larry Hays with Dan Spencer. Hays is one of only four coaches in NCAA baseball history to win 1,500 career games.