Cultural Index Thursday – Battle Of The Baseball Movies Edition

June 7, 2018

Happy Thursday from Raiderland, y’all! We got a little rain late this past Sunday night, right after Texas Tech closed out an NCAA Regional Title against Louisville, so everyone is in a great mood this week. There’s a little cotton poking out of the ground around here and a chance for some more showers. Bring ’em on. We can play baseball during the day and let it rain at night!…


Cultural Index Thursday – Keeping It Brockmire, Opening Day Edition

March 29, 2018

Happy Thursday, y’all! Welcome to the Cultural Index Question where we take your pulse each week on a few things non-sports related, since we know in Raiderland there’s much more to life than just sports. If not, you’re doing it wrong! It’s not just Thursday, but it’s Opening Day for MLB ( please hang bunting at your home or work-place if possible ) and Texas Tech Baseball is back home…


Roundball Rewind: Texas Tech Can’t Survive A Cold Night In Stillwater, Falling 79-71 To OSU – Evans Plays But Is A Non-Factor

February 21, 2018

The 6th ranked Red Raiders have dropped two in a row now, this time with an obviously hurting Keenan Evans playing, but unable to make a difference as Texas Tech fell 79-71 at Oklahoma State Wednesday night. It was freezing cold outside, and Tech matched the weather with a rough night defensively and inconsistent offense. How damaging will the loss be to Texas Tech’s chances at knocking off Kansas for…


R&D Podcast: Texas Tech Vs OU, Evans Vs Young And How To Improve The Home Court Advantage In Lubbock ( It’s Simple )

February 12, 2018

Welcome to another R&D Podcast. This is where we combine little Research and no Development each week – creating a podcast you’d never be able to do with either! Ryan Hyatt and KAMC Sports Director David Collier tackle first the Texas Tech/OU matchup. Is this Evans vs Young for a Big 12 Player Of The Year Award? They also look at the latest national rankings and wonder why Tech fans…


Prediction Time For Texas Tech At Oklahoma – The Raiderland Staff Weighs In –

October 27, 2017

Can the Texas Tech offense shake off the last few weeks and take advantage of a weak OU defense? Can the Oklahoma defense shut-down a Texas Tech offense? Raiderland’s Ryan Hyatt and Travis Cram along with KAMC’s David Collier look at the Tech-OU game and try to figure what values more . . . An OU defense or a weak Tech offense. Here’s our predictions. Give it a listen and…


Raiderland Rewind – A Quick Look At Texas Tech’s Meltdown In Morgantown

October 14, 2017

The recipe has been there all season for this loss for the Red Raiders. Poor special teams. Penalties. An offense that goes on the fritz at times and a defense that is still lacking enough depth to totally shut down an opponent for four quarters. Saturday in Morgantown it all came together in a 46-35 loss to West Virginia. CLICK HERE TO LISTEN TO RAIDERLAND REWIND  Hyatt


5 Things We Know On A Sunday – September 24, 2017 – The NFL, Lake Meredith, Charles Schulz, Coach Archie Souter Edition

September 24, 2017

5 Things We Know On A Sunday – September 24, 2017       No matter how big your truck bed is, it will always be 1.5 inches short to load whatever it is you’re needing to move that day? Must be a Natural Law or something. Regardless of your politics, it’s an incredibly stupid business model to allow and encourage your workers to alienate and hack-off over half of…


R&D Podcast: How Good Is Good Enough Vs Eastern Washington For Texas Tech Fans This Weekend?

August 30, 2017

The R&D podcast with David Collier from KAMC 28 and Red Raider Nation is back. Well, it never really left, but that sounds more dramatic… So, what does Texas Tech need to do vs Eastern Washington this weekend to make you feel good as a Red Raider fan? What is good enough? I invoked the 40-20 rule, which is famous but you just don’t know it… yet. What are you…