2000 Texas Tech Red Raiders football team

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2000 Texas Tech Red Raiders football
Texas Tech Red Raiders Logo.svg
Conference Big 12 Conference
Division South
2000 record 7–6 (3–5 Big 12)
Head coach Mike Leach (1st year)
Offensive scheme Spread
Defensive coordinator Greg McMackin (1st year)
Home stadium Jones SBC Stadium
Seasons
« 1999 2001 »
2000 Big 12 football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
Northern Division
#9 Kansas State xy   6 2         11 3  
#8 Nebraska x   6 2         10 2  
#25 Iowa State   5 3         9 3  
Colorado   3 5         3 8  
Kansas   2 6         4 7  
Missouri   2 6         3 8  
Southern Division
#1 Oklahoma x$#   8 0         13 0  
#12 Texas   7 1         9 3  
Texas A&M   5 3         7 5  
Texas Tech   3 5         7 6  
Oklahoma State   1 7         3 8  
Baylor   0 8         2 9  
Championship: Oklahoma 27, Kansas State 24
  • # – BCS National Champion
  • $ – BCS representative as conference champion
  • x – Division champion/co-champions
  • y – Championship game participant
Rankings from AP Poll

The 2000 Texas Tech Red Raiders football team represented Texas Tech University in the Big 12 Conference (Big 12) during the 2000 NCAA Division I-A football season. In their first season under head coach Mike Leach, the Red Raiders compiled a 7–6 record (3–5 against Big 12 opponents), finished in fourth place in Southern Division of the Big 12, and outscored opponents by a combined total of 330 to 278.[1] The team played its home games at Jones SBC Stadium in Lubbock, Texas.

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result Attendance
August 26 7:00 PM New Mexico* Jones SBC StadiumLubbock, TX (Hispanic College Fund Football Classic) FSN W 24–3   42,238[2]
September 2 6:00 PM Utah State* Jones SBC Stadium • Lubbock, TX W 38–16   35,913[3]
September 9 6:00 PM North Texas* Jones SBC Stadium • Lubbock, TX W 13–7   36,925[4]
September 16 6:00 PM Louisiana-Lafayette* Jones SBC Stadium • Lubbock, TX W 26–0   35,740[5]
September 30 11:30 AM at Texas A&M Kyle FieldCollege Station, TX (A&M–Tech rivalry) FSN L 15–33   83,644[6]
October 7 6:00 PM Baylordagger Jones SBC Stadium • Lubbock, TX W 28–0   40,209[7]
October 14 6:00 PM No. 1 Nebraska Jones SBC Stadium • Lubbock, TX FSN L 3–56   48,961[8]
October 21 6:00 PM at No. 10 Kansas State KSU StadiumManhattan, KS FSN L 23–28   51,140[9]
October 28 1:00 PM at Kansas Memorial StadiumLawrence, KS W 45–39   26,000[10]
November 4 6:00 PM No. 20 Texas Jones SBC Stadium • Lubbock, TX (Battle for the Chancellor's Spurs) FSN L 17–29   53,027[11]
November 11 1:00 PM Oklahoma State Jones SBC Stadium • Lubbock, TX W 58–0   40,710[12]
November 18 2:30 pm at No. 1 Oklahoma Oklahoma Memorial StadiumNorman, OK ABC L 3–58   75,364[13]
December 27 7:00 PM vs. East Carolina* AstrodomeHouston, TX (Galleryfurniture.com Bowl) ESPN L 27–40   33,899[14]
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll. All times are in Central Time.

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Game summaries[edit]

New Mexico[edit]

1 2 3 4 Total
New Mexico 0 3 0 0 3
Texas Tech 7 0 10 7 24

Team players drafted into the NFL[edit]

Player Position Round Pick NFL Club
Kris Kocurek Tackle 6 181 Seattle Seahawks

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "2000 Texas Tech Red Raiders Stats". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved December 21, 2016. 
  2. ^ "Texas Tech Football Box Score". Texas Tech University Department of Athletics. August 26, 2000. Retrieved November 29, 2008. 
  3. ^ "Texas Tech Football Stats". Texas Tech University Department of Athletics. September 2, 2000. Retrieved November 29, 2008. 
  4. ^ "Texas Tech-North Texas Final Statistics". Texas Tech University Department of Athletics. September 9, 2000. Retrieved November 29, 2008. 
  5. ^ "Texas Tech - Louisiana-Lafayette Statistics". Texas Tech University Department of Athletics. September 16, 2000. Retrieved November 29, 2008. 
  6. ^ "Texas Tech Football Box Score". Texas Tech University Department of Athletics. October 2, 2000. Retrieved November 29, 2008. 
  7. ^ "Texas Tech Football Box Score". Texas Tech University Department of Athletics. October 7, 2000. Retrieved November 29, 2008. 
  8. ^ "Texas Tech - Nebraska Statistics". Texas Tech University Department of Athletics. October 14, 2000. Retrieved November 29, 2008. 
  9. ^ "Texas Tech - Kansas State Box Score". Texas Tech University Department of Athletics. October 21, 2000. Retrieved November 29, 2008. 
  10. ^ "Texas Tech - Kansas Box Score". Texas Tech University Department of Athletics. October 28, 2000. Retrieved November 29, 2008. 
  11. ^ "Texas Tech - Texas Box Score". Texas Tech University Department of Athletics. November 4, 2000. Retrieved November 29, 2008. 
  12. ^ "Texas Tech - Oklahoma State Box Score". Texas Tech University Department of Athletics. November 11, 2000. Retrieved November 29, 2008. 
  13. ^ "Texas Tech - Oklahoma Box Score". Texas Tech University Department of Athletics. November 18, 2000. Retrieved November 29, 2008. 
  14. ^ "Texas Tech - East Carolina Box Score". Texas Tech University Department of Athletics. December 27, 2000. Retrieved November 29, 2008. 
  15. ^ "2000 Texas Tech Red Raiders Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved December 22, 2016. 
  16. ^ http://www.pro-football-reference.com/draft/2000.htm