Overall, it was a great year for the team from Lubbock.
It was also a great year for Dallas Carter High School standout Michael Crabtree. He looks like a high NFL draft choice.
The Rebels gave the Red Raiders a taste of their medicine.
Nevertheless, we remember what Texas Tech did last season.
QB Graham Harrell and The Red Raiders were a scoring machine that averaged over 500 yards a game.
Harrell completed 406 of 568 attempts for an unbelievable 71.5%
He threw for 4747 yards and 41 TDs.
Harrell did it in 12 games! That's 470 passing yards per game, according to my calculator!
They scored, they scored and they scored. Unfortunately, they didn't their bring their best game to The Cotton Bowl in Dallas.
P.S. This is the last year for The Cotton Bowl in Dallas. It was started in 1937:
"Promoter J. Curtis Sanford began the whole thing during the Great Depression.