After an off-season filled with scandal and controversy, seeing college football back on the field was a welcome sight. While early season games for Top 25 teams often feature blowouts of lesser opponents (and we certainly had several of those), this week we were also treated to a pair of matchups between Top 25 teams as well as some outstanding individual efforts. Some questions were answered, other teams now have even more. Here is a recap of all the action in the Top 25 this weekend.
On Wednesday's edition of Lubbock's First News, Steven Orr from the "West Texas Friday Night Scoreboard" show talked with Chad Hasty and Rex Andrew about his picks for the big games in high school football this week.
A woman who sat on a hot bench is now suing the Cowboys because there wasn't a warning sign about hot benches.
Several records fell at the 2012 Summer Olympics in London on Friday, as the United States extended its overall dominance. Here are the highlights of the day’s events:
Texas Tech's Gabby Dominguez entered the U.S. Women's Open as an amateur
Floyd Mayweather Jr. bumped Tiger Woods out of the top spot on Forbes' list of the Top 100 Highest Paid Athletes, a position which Woods has held since 2001.
The program received votes in both of the major collegiate softball polls Tuesday, finishing among the top 30 teams nationwide.
Steve Ribera will become the new head coach of Westerner Baseball as Lubbock High next fall begins play in the new District 4-4A
The Billy Gillispie Basketball Camps will take place in June at the United Spirit Arena
Rivera is the fourth Red Raider football player to be honored by the College Football Hall of Fame