2021 Schedule

2021 Schedule
18-11, 6th in Big 12
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Texas Tech's new coach says school 'not settling'

Texas Tech introduced new men's basketball coach Mark Adams on Tuesday. "We're going to build something great here," Adams said. "We ain't done yet, OK? We ain't done yet."

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10dJeff Borzello

Texas Tech stays in-house, hires Adams as coach

Associate head coach Mark Adams, regarded as one of the elite defensive minds in college basketball, will replace Chris Beard at Texas Tech.

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ESPN Sources: Milwaukee Bucks assistant Darvin Ham discussed the opening at his alma mater Texas Tech with school officials, but plans to stay in the NBA and continue progressing toward a head coaching job there. Ham made a strong impression on teams in last interview cycle.

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14dJeff Borzello

Longhorns name Red Raiders' Beard as coach

The Texas Longhorns have named Texas Tech's Chris Beard as their new men's basketball coach. Sources told ESPN that Beard's buyout to go to another Big 12 school dropped to $4 million on Thursday morning.

Arkansas advances to Sweet 16 after Texas Tech misses layups on final possessions (1:41)
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March Madness 2021 live: Oral Roberts does it again

We're only in the round of 32, and March Madness feels extra mad. Sunday's action started with No. 1 Illinois going down to Loyola Chicago and saw No. 15 Oral Roberts advance.

Texas Tech's Nadolny dives for loose ball, dishes to Peavy for big slam (0:22)

Coleman's FTs with 1.8 seconds left lift Texas over Tech

— Matt Coleman scored 19 points, including the go-ahead free throws with 1.8 seconds left, and No. 13 Texas rallied in the closing minutes to beat No. 20 Texas Tech 67-66 in the quarterfinals of the Big 12 Tournament on Thursday night.

Coleman's late FTs help Texas hold off Texas Tech (0:32)
Texas' turnover leads to a Shannon jam (0:18)
The best plays from an action-packed Big 12 season (1:55)

Teague 35 points as No. 3 Baylor beats No. 18 Texas Tech

— MaCio Teague scored 35 points while matching a school record with 10 made 3-pointers and No. 3 Baylor finished undefeated at home for the first time in 73 years with a 88-73 win over No. 18 Texas Tech in a regular-season finale Sunday.

Shannon rises for thunderous throwdown (0:19)
The bank is open for Shannon Jr. (0:20)
Edwards hyped after draining 3-pointer (0:17)
Texas Tech's student manager takes charge; crowd goes wild (0:22)

Team Stats

Points Per Game72.5Tied-158th
Rebounds Per Game35.0217th
Assists Per Game13.0Tied-207th
Points Allowed63.2

Tournament History

Final Fours1
Tournament Record17-19
Championship SeasonsNone
Tournament Appearances18