Morning Raider - 9/15

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Good Morning Red Raiders. Morning Raider is back and ready to give you some early morning tidbits to start off your Wednesday. So without further delay, here we go.

Show Me Your Mug

Send in a picture of your Texas Tech mug, even if it is a clever one like zenraider's today, and have it featured on Morning Raider. Just take a pic and email it with your screen name to Each witll run about two or three days on the site and could be used again later. Be sure to include your screen name so I can let everyone know whose it is.

LIVE Chat Tonight

Steve Pitts and I will be doing a live chat once again over at along with the Texas beat guys to give our latest news on the Texas-Texas Tech game this weekend. The chat will start at 8 p.m. and go for about an hour so feel free to come over and join at any time. CLICK HERE.

Recruiting News

There are a lot of great stories online through the site about recruits and the latest rankings for the 2012 class. You definitely want to Check out the new Top 100 for 2012 as well as who made the first Five-Star Rankings. I'll give you a hint, there's a Texas Tech target in there who has the Red Raiders in his top 3.

This weekend will be a huge recruiting tool for the Red Raiders, and I expect a lot of high-profile recruits to be on the sidelines for the game. Check back tomorrow for more details on who will be here.

Coming Up

I'm heading out to Raiderville to talk to the new mayor and see who will be popping in today to say hi and give the Raiderville Citizens some charitable donations. Also, be sure to check back later today for the Ultimate Tailgaters' video. You definitely want to stop by and see these guys this weekend before kickoff.

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