David Gibbs, former defensive coordinator for the Houston Cougars, has been officially announced as the team's latest addition to the staff, along with Zac Spavital, also from Houston, as a defensive assistant coach.
The second round of this week's winter weather hit Lubbock and the South Plains Friday (Jan. 2) afternoon. Heavy freezing rainfall totals were recorded east of Lubbock, including 1 inch in Spur and 0.9 of an inch in Guthrie.
The good thing about forecasts is sometimes they're wrong. Let's hope that later today you look at this blog and laugh at how wrong it is, because if it's correct, we're about to be iced under all over again.
This is always a tricky blog to write. Yesterday Lubbock was an ice rink. This morning the conditions I experienced were much improved. That doesn't mean they're great or even good, it just means that, for now, we're no longer traveling a slippery sheet of icy death.
The icy conditions were not supposed "to stick". Mother nature has other ideas. Lubbock and portions of the South Plains are experiencing rain, snow, ice and everything in between making for some very poor road conditions.
A Texas A&M student coach is in hot water after taking some cheap shots at West Virgina University players yesterday. Michael Richardson was on the Aggie team until an injury killed his career in 2012. This didn't stop him from being “the 12th man” for the Aggies yesterday.
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