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1 hr ago | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

Texas Tech soccer's season opener canceled

The University of New Mexico Vice President of Athletics Paul Krebs announced that Friday's season opener against Texas Tech has been cancelled due to the university's investigation into a possible hazing incident that occurred on Sunday night.

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Related Topix: University of New Mexico

Madden 15 Gameplay! (So Much Rage!!)

Should the U.S. Capitol Have a POW/MIA Memorial?

Critics Slam 'Ice Bucket Challenge' as 'Slacktivism' and 'Stunt Philanthropy'

Police Fatally Shoot Another Black Male Near Ferguson

7 hrs ago | Star-Telegram.com

College athletics sold its soul 20 years ago, which is why its athletes should go ahead and squeeze

Shortly after he became the president of Baylor University, one of the first pieces of advice Ken Starr received was from a prominent member of the school's board of regents.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

KOAT-TV

New developments: UNM hazing investigation

TO LEAVE. TWO U.N.M. SOCCER PLAYERS HAVE LEFT THE TEAM AND THE SCHOOL, AFTER AN ALLEGED HAZING INCIDENT.

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Related Topix: University of New Mexico

Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

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A Lubbock Power & Light crew repaired damage after police say a man crashed into a utility pole early Tuesday near 60th Street and Avenue U. An 18-year-old Texas Tech student was killed early Tuesday morning after a series of collisions in South Central Lubbock, police said.

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Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

Lubbock education video wins Bronze Telly Award

The Telly Awards has named The Knowledge Center and Sam Ayers as a bronze winner in the 35th Annual Telly Awards for their educator professional development piece "Under The Surface."

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Related Topix: Lubbock, TX

Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

Atoe, Jenkins battling for inside linebacker spot

Sam Atoe, a transfer who joined the team just before August workouts, could make Texas Tech's two-deep at inside linebacker, defensive coordinator Matt Wallerstedt said Monday.

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Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

Arrington: No. 1 policy issue for Texas is border security

Former Texas Tech Vice Chancellor Jodey Arrington said he knew since he was young that someday he would run for elected office.

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Related Topix: Texas Government, Texas, George Bush, Lubbock, TX

Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

ALS ice bucket challenge enters SD 28 special election

Accepting a challenge from U.S. Rep. Randy Neugebuar, R-Lubbock, and two others, Republican candidate Jodey Arrington consented to having two cups and a bucket of icy liquid poured on his upper body.

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Related Topix: Lubbock, TX

Mon Aug 18, 2014

CBS Local

2014 College Football Countdown: Texas Tech Red Raiders

Davis Webb could join head coach Kliff Kingsbury as another historic quarterback in Lubbock .

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Related Topix: Lubbock, TX

Down The Drive

Bearcats Recruiting: Kaiser Gates includes Cincinnati in final eight

The Bearcats are currently looking for someone to join point guard Justin Jenifer in the 2015 hoops recruiting class.

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Related Topix: Cincinnati, OH, Sports, NCAA Sports, University of Cincinnati NCAA

Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

Texas Tech to host Red Raider Palapalooza in Urbanovsky Park

Texas Tech will host its third annual Red Raider Palapalooza from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Thursday at Urbanovsky Park as part of Raider Welcome Week.

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The Times-Picayune

Nation's top receiver Tyron Johnson lists LSU on his official top 10 list

Warren Easton's Tyron Johnson is viewed by many analysts as the best wide receiver prospect in the nation.

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Related Topix: Barrow County, GA, Auburn, GA

KCBD-TV Lubbock

Lubbock freshman wins big at 4-H Horse Show

Kinsey Jones of Lubbock knew she was having a good week at the Texas State 4-H Horse Show, but she had no idea she was in the running for the Stock Horse High Point.

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Related Topix: Lubbock, TX, Horse, Pets

Sun Aug 17, 2014

Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

Views vary on triple-occupancy rooms as freshmen Tech students move in

Olivia Davila was unhappy when Texas Tech notified her this summer that she may have a third roommate in her two-person dorm room.

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Sat Aug 16, 2014

El Paso Times

Texas Tech in El Paso to have Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences

The Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center in El Paso can begin establishing its own Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences after the board of regents approved it earlier this month.

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Related Topix: El Paso, TX, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, Medicine, Nursing, University of Texas at El Paso

Star-Telegram.com

Countdown to kickoff: Arlington Lamar Vikings

QB Shane Buechele , OT Keaton Bates , DT Kukuka Kasuba , CB Madre Harper Arlington Lamar heads into the season focused in on its strengths.

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Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

Wine, football dresses and 'coming soons'

Llano Estacado Winery was founded in 1976 by a few professors at Texas Tech, and has since become the largest premium winery in Texas.

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Related Topix: Wine, Drink, Lubbock, TX

Fri Aug 15, 2014

Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

Not the right kiss? Lubbock experts say kissing bug, Chagas scare premature

Those conenose bugs, better known as kissing bugs that can carry the potentially fatal Chagas disease, haven't started making the smooch-stealing invasion of the Hub City that some have warned about, Lubbock entomologists and bug experts said.

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Related Topix: Lubbock, TX, Wichita Falls, TX, Entomology, Science

Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

Areas around Tech campus to be packed as students move in this weekend

Roadways and restaurants are expected to be busy this weekend as thousands of college students move into residence halls throughout the Texas Tech campus.

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Related Topix: Lubbock, TX, Lubbock Christian University

KETK

Weather Talk: The weekend ahead: Hot & some storm chances

We have been blessed with fantastic weather over the past few days. Check out these low and high temperatures in Tyler.

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Related Topix: Tyler, TX, Longview, TX, Four Corners, TX, Weather

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