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Diamond Talk – Everyone Panic! Texas Tech Baseball Lost To OSU At Big 12 Tournament!!! #NobodyPanic

Big picture time. . .  Sure, no one wanted Texas Tech to lose to OSU on Day 1 of the Big 12 Baseball Tournament in Bricktown, but everyone should have known going in that this tournament matters more to every team in OKC not named Texas Tech than it does to the Red Raiders. Were there some bright spots Wednesday? Yep. We’ll tell ya all about with tonight’s Diamond Talk….

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Diamond Talk – Part Two of Raiderland’s Look Back At 1997, The Battle of 19-17, The Big 12 Tournament’s Best Game Ever, 1997 Finals With Texas Tech & OU. Don Williams and Ryan Hyatt Look Back On ’97 Tourney.

Part Two of our look back on the 1997 Big 12 Baseball Tournament with Don Williams from the Lubbock Avalanche-Journal starts off with a memorable Sunday in OKC at All Sports Stadium. Texas Tech had defeated OSU Saturday night, putting Tech in the title game Sunday night. OU and OSU would play a Bedlam Game for the ages that Sunday afternoon for the right to play Tech for the Championship….

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Diamond Talk – Ryan Hyatt And Don Williams Look Back On The First Big 12 Baseball Tournament, 20-Years Later. Warning: Semi-True Stories To Follow! Part One of Two.

Before there was Bricktown, there was All Sports Stadium. Before Texas Tech won the 1998 Big 12 Tournament in a shiny new stadium in downtown OKC, there was the 1997 tournament at an old, decrepit minor league stadium in the oppressive heat and humidity of OKC, May 1997. Texas Tech had won the inaugural Big 12 Baseball regular season in 1997, setting up a Tournament that would feature future major…

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20 Years Later – The First Family Feud At The Big 12 Baseball Tournament! Raiderland Looks Back This Week!

20 years ago, there was no Big 12 Baseball Tournament history. There was only Big 8 tradition mashed together with SWC teams all coming together in Oklahoma City in May of 1997. It was hot. It was incendiary at OKC’s All Sports Stadium. The old traditions of the Big 8 would clash with the new schools from Texas and it would all explode in a four-day festival of homeruns, big…

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Texas Tech Baseball’s Most Valuable Player Is …. The R&D Podcast – Tech Baseball & Much More

Texas Tech Baseball has clinched another Big 12 regular season title. On this week’s R&D podcast with KAMC/Red Raider Nation Sports Director David Collier we look at who the should be the regular season MVP for the Red Raiders. There’s lots of candidates from a season like this. We take up the debate tonight and look forward to hearing your vote as well! After that we looked at how important…

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5 Things We Know On A Sunday – May 21, 2017. From Gov. Abbott to Tim Tadlock, Slow Driving to Dangerous Fundraisers . . .

5 THINGS WE KNOW ON A SUNDAY     I’ve been accused of being a slow driver. I’m mean, not Don Williams slow, but slow. I freely admit it that I don’t fracture the speed limit much. Most of the time I’m not in a hurry to get any where and around Lubbock I’ve learned you can’t beat the light system by speeding. So, what’s the point? The other day…

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Diamond Talk – Texas Tech Claims Big 12 Baseball Championship With Sweep Of Kansas

The Red Raiders needed a sweep to claim back-to-back Big 12 baseball titles and that’s exactly what they got on a sun-splashed Saturday afternoon in Lubbock, beating Kansas 9-4 to finish off the regular season. Here’s our latest edition of Diamond Talk.  The Tim Tadlock Culture got it done in a regular season that saw Texas Tech play with a target on their backs all year. That’s something new. They…

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I Was Wrong About Tommy Tuberville – Lubbock, Iraq, Siberia And How People Reveal Who They Are

People reveal themselves.   If you give folks enough time they will reveal themselves as to who they are, what they value and how they value you.   I was wrong about Tommy Tuberville. . .   Tommy Tuberville thinks being in Lubbock is like “Siberia” or Iraq” according a radio interview this week. . . Well. I guess we shouldn’t be shocked by his statements.   After all –…

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Cultural Index Thursday – The Tom Hanks Edition

Happy Thursday from Iraq, err, I mean Lubbock. Sorry, I get confused where I live after former Texas Tech football coach Tommy Tuberville likened living in Lubbock to Iraq this week on a radio interview in Alabama. Don’t worry. We’ll get to him and that in due course. Today though we celebrate Thursday and we don’t let The Great Steak Escape Artist get us down. So. Here’s today’s Cultural Index…

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