The Texas Tech Red Raider Club has set a date for their annual Lubbock Kickoff Luncheon.  With the hiring of former Tech standout Kliff Kingsbury, they are anticipating a record crown for the event.  Doors will open at 11:15 a.m. and the program will get underway at noon from inside the exhibit hall at the Lubbock Memorial Civic Center.

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Attendees can expect to be introduced to the new coaching staff as well as the players.  Coach Kingsbury will also give fan in attendance an inside look at this year’s team and his plan as head coach.  Joining the football team will be coaches and student-athletes from the sports of cross country, soccer and volleyball.  Also on hand will be the Goin’ Band From Raiderland, Raider Red, Saddle Tramps and the Tech cheer and pom squads.

Individual tickets for Red Raider Club members are $45 while non-members are $60.  Reserved tables of eight can be purchased for $750 while the Athletics Director table is priced at $5,000, the offensive/defensive coordinator’s table at $2,500 each and an assistant coach’s table is $1,500.  Tickets can be purchased by calling the Red Raider Club at (806) 742-1196, by email (, or online at