Texas Tech, East Carolina Earn Big Victories
Sunday, September 5: Texas Tech opened up the Tommy Tuberville era with a close than expected 35-27 victory over the SMU Mustangs. Quarterback Taylor Potts threw for 359 yards and four touchdowns, three of them to Lyle Leong, who also had 147 yards receiving. Former Franklin Cougar Alex Torres did not have a catch in his first game of his Sophomore season. UTEP Football hosts SMU on Saturday, November 6, 7:00pm.