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Knight resigns as coach at Texas Tech

Knight resigns as coach at Texas Tech

LUBBOCK, Texas, Feb. 4 (UPI) -- Texas Tech Coach Bob Knight, the winningest coach in the history of Division I men's basketball, resigned, Monday effective immediately.

Texas Tech defensive coordinator resigns

LUBBOCK, Texas, Sept. 24 (UPI) -- Texas Tech defensive coordinator Lyle Setencich resigned and will be replaced in the interim by assistant head coach Ruffin McNeill.

Texas Tech official defends Knight

HOUSTON, Nov. 15 (UPI) -- The athletic director of Texas Tech University has denied basketball coach Bob Knight acted improperly by grabbing a player's chin.

Tech says Knight agrees to extension

DALLAS, June 9 (UPI) -- Texas Tech announced Wednesday head basketball coach Bob Knight has agreed in principle to a three-year contract extension.

Leach given 3-year extension at Texas Tech

LUBBOCK, Texas, April 13 (UPI) -- Texas Tech has given football Coach Mike Leach a three year contract extension through 2008.

Knight receives reprimand for his words

LUBBOCK, Texas, Feb. 3 (UPI) -- Texas Tech University announced late Tuesday that basketball coach Bob Knight will receive a reprimand for remarks he made to the chancellor. Athletic Director Gerald Myers said Knight would not be suspended because of the exchange with chancellor David S

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Knight to reject annual salary

LUBBOCK, Texas, March 11 (UPI) -- In an unusual move, Texas Tech basketball coach Bob Knight has decided to forfeit his salary for the 2002-03 season.

2001 in Review -- college basketball

The 2000-2001 college basketball season ended with Duke cutting down the nets for the first time in nine years.
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Melee mars Texas Tech victory

LUBBOCK, Texas, Nov. 4 (UPI) -- Texas Tech Athletic Director Gerald Myers said Sunday a full investigation would be conducted into an incident following the Red Raiders' victory over Texas A&M
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Gerald Myers was a head coach of the Texas Tech Red Raiders men's basketball team. Myers currently serves as the athletic director at Texas Tech. Originally from Borger, Texas, Myers played basketball for Texas Tech from 1956-1959. As a player, he had an 86.9 percent free throw shooting average. He received a bachelor's degree in education from Texas Tech in 1959 and later earned a Master's Degree there in 1965. He coached basketball for Lubbock Monterey High School and Houston Baptist University. In 1970, he returned to Texas Tech as an assistant coach. He became head coach of the team during the 1970-1971 basketball season and held this position for twenty years. Under Myers, the Red Raiders won two conference championships and earned four trips to the NCAA tournament.

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