Texas Tech Baseball Unveils Their Absurd 2019 Season Schedule
Texas Tech head baseball coach Tim Tadlock announced the 2019 schedule on Thursday, which features 34 games at Dan Law Field at Rip Griffin Park.
The Red Raiders will begin the season in Lubbock, with Opening Day slated for Friday, February 15th, against the Oregon Ducks at 2 p.m. Texas Tech will host the Ducks for a four-game set Feb. 15-18 as part of an eight-game homestand to start a year that includes Kentucky (Feb. 22-24) and New Mexico State (Feb. 26).
The first Big 12 action for the Red Raiders comes March 15-17 against the Texas Longhorns.
The schedule also includes 21 contests against 2018 NCAA Tournament teams, including four Super Regional teams, two NCAA Regional hosts, and two College World Series teams.
The Red Raiders will hit the road for the first time in 2019 to take part in the Frisco College Classic at Dr Pepper Ballpark, home of the Frisco RoughRiders. The three-day event will pit Texas Tech against former Big 12 opponent Nebraska on March 1st, NCAA College World Series squad Mississippi State on March 2nd and Southland Conference champion Sam Houston State on March 3rd.
Some other big dates on the calendar to keep a look out for. The Big 12 tournament which runs from May 22nd - 26th, as well as the NCAA baseball tournament which is slated to begin on May 31st.