The feature length documentary tells the story of a changing rural America and the girls who carry hope and heartbreak onto the basketball court. These schools compete in their own athletic league, which is known as Class C. During the cold winter months, Class C fans pack gymnasiums. Lonely miles of snow-drifted gravel roads and two-lane highways evaporate with the roar of the crowd.
Needless to say, there are no official statistics known from that game other than the Red Raiders winning via a shutout.
Prior to that loss, the Red Raiders boasted the third-longest winning streak nationally for season openers, trailing only Ohio State and Alabama among FBS programs.
Texas Tech's 15 game winning streak in season openers was its longest in program history.
Texas Tech head coach Matt Wells is over his career in season openers with wins over Southern Utah in and Weber State in All four losses came to power-five programs, including two preseason top teams in No.
Since , Texas Tech is in home openers with two of those losses coming to ranked opponents vs.
Texas Tech has scored at least 40 points in each of its last seven home openers. The Red Raiders have scored 50 or more points in five of those games and 60 points three times. Texas Tech has not dropped a home opener since when North Texas shocked the Red Raiders, , in the third game of the season.
Since converting to the spread offense in , Texas Tech has averaged The Red Raiders have scored at least 20 points in all 19 games during that time and at least 50 points nine times, including each of the last four seasons.
Texas Tech has won each of its last 19 home openers, the majority of which being in a blowout fashion. The Red Raiders have averaged This will be the first time a Tech head coach has made his debut against an opponent not named SMU since Leach faced New Mexico in Both Kingsbury and Tuberville opened their tenures versus the Mustangs.
The Red Raiders are an impressive overall in non-conference home games since moving to a spread offense in Texas Tech is averaging an impressive The Red Raiders have reached the point mark in each of their last seven meetings with FCS programs.
Tech is currently riding a consecutive-game scoring streak that spans games dating back to the season. Texas Tech is the only school in the country to rank among the top 16 teams for total offense and top 10 for passing offense in every season since Texas Tech leads all power-five programs in the state of Texas for percentage of players hailing from the Lone Star State as 83 percent of the Red Raiders stayed in-state to play collegiate football.
Tech significantly leads its Big 12 counterparts in percentage of players from Texas as Baylor and the University of Texas rank second at 74 percent, while TCU ranks fourth at 54 percent. Texas Tech's offensive line has accounted for career starts, led by.