The Big 12 Conference today released tentative 2011 football schedules for the 10 Big 12 schools.  This year's schedule will feature conference games on "Championship Saturday", December 3rd, because the Big 12 Conference will be unable to hold a conference title game.

While not written in stone, here's the first look at the 2011 Texas Tech Red Raider Football schedule from the Big 12 Conference.

Date Home Team Away Team Location Time (CT) Media Recap
Sat, Sep 03 Texas Tech Texas State Jones AT&T Stadium, Lubbock, Texas TBA
Sat, Sep 17 New Mexico Texas Tech University Stadium, Albuquerque, NM 2:30 p.m. VERSUS
Sat, Sep 24 Texas Tech Nevada Jones AT&T Stadium, Lubbock, Texas TBA
* Sat, Oct 01 Kansas Texas Tech Memorial Stadium, Lawrence, Kan. TBA
* Sat, Oct 08 Texas Tech Texas A&M Jones AT&T Stadium, Lubbock, Texas TBA
* Sat, Oct 15 Texas Tech Kansas State Jones AT&T Stadium, Lubbock, Texas TBA
* Sat, Oct 22 Oklahoma Texas Tech Gaylord Family - Oklahoma Memorial Stadium, Norman, Okla. TBA
* Sat, Oct 29 Texas Tech Iowa State Jones AT&T Stadium, Lubbock, Texas TBA
* Sat, Nov 05 Texas Texas Tech Darrell K Royal-Texas Memorial Stadium, Austin, Texas TBA
* Sat, Nov 12 Texas Tech Oklahoma State Jones AT&T Stadium, Lubbock, Texas TBA
* Sat, Nov 19 Missouri Texas Tech Memorial Stadium/Faurot Field, Columbia, Mo. TBA
* Sat, Nov 26 Baylor Texas Tech Cowboys Stadium, Arlington, Texas TBA

* Conference Games

The full 2011 Big 12 Conference schedule can be found on this link