New athletic director Steve Patterson is considering scheduling a Texas football game in Mexico City. Seriously. The Austin American-Statesman's Kirk Bohls has the scoop.
With three alums starting on the Denver Broncos offense, Texas Tech will be well represented in Super Bowl XLVIII, the Denver Post's Nick Kosmider writes. The university capitalized on this storyline by taking out an ad on an electronic billboard in Times Square. Denver receiver and former Tech great Wes Welker told reporters that "if you want to go to the Super Bowl, you should go to Texas Tech."
The Waco Tribune-Herald's Tommy Witherspoon has more details on the worker who died near the construction site of Baylor's new football stadium.