April 20, 2024


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Red Raider Battle: Is There A Favorite For Texas Tech QB Competition?

Good teams in college football have great backups at quarterback. They also have clear-cut starters. Somewhere in the middle is where Joey McGuire sits with his biggest decision since being named Texas Tech’s head coach. 

Donovan Smith or Tyler Shough? One of them is going to be the starting quarterback for the Red Raiders Week 1 against Murray State. 

“I would like to at least say, ‘Hey, this guy’s in the lead,’ by the end of spring, or even name a quarterback, just for the leadership aspect,” McGuire said, via the Lubbock Avalanche-Journal, last month.