Raider Headlines – June 16

DETROIT NEWS: Michigan beats Texas Tech in ‘Statement’ game

The Wolverines scored in the top of the first and never relinquished the lead Saturday at TD Ameritrade Park in game one of the College World Series. “It’s a statement,” says one Wolverine. READ MORE

RELEASE: Jung collects 6th AA honor

Texas Tech baseball’s Josh Jung was named a Second Team All-American by the American Baseball Coaches Association (ABCA)/Rawlings on Saturday. READ MORE

DMN: Why a return to football prominence could turn Texas Tech into one of the country’s top athletic departments

Chuck Carlton writes that if Matt Wells can right the ship with Texas Tech’s football program, the department as a whole could become one of the best in all of college sports. READ MORE

FANSIDED: Tech basketball offers 5-star 2021 forward

The Texas Tech basketball program continues to chase big fish after extending an offer to 2021 5-star forward Moussa Diabate and other top high school prospects in the nation. READ MORE

Tech Vet School funding approved

The Texas Tech University System will receive $17.35 million over the biennium to help establish the Texas Tech University School of Veterinary Medicine in Amarillo. Texas Tech’s focus will be on training veterinarians with a focus on large animals and livestock. READ MORE