Blair Kerkhoff

Blair Kerkhoff

Tech-nically speaking, Big 12 has a new leader

Texas Tech was the preseason seventh choice in the Big 12. But after Saturday’s 19-point victory over Kansas State, the Red Raiders moved atop the league standings, one game ahead of Kansas, and are a major threat to end the Jayhawks’ 13-year conference championship streak.

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