Wednesday evening, new Texas Tech Football scalp private coach Kliff Kingsbury (pictured, above) and athletic director Kirby Hocutt addressed that press at Lubbock Preston Smith International Airport. Hocutt and Kingsbury got here for a charter aircraft after interacting with using Chancellor Kent Hance earlier with Austin.
Kingsbury is the 15th head sports trainer within Texas Tech college history. According for you to Texas Tech research, at get older 33, Kingsbury will be this youngest mind trainer with your BCS seminar along with the next youngest inside FBS lurking behind Toledo s Matt Campbell.
Don Williams on the SportsRadio 1340 The Fan studies in which Kingsbury s contract are going to be for four years.
Kingsbury said, This is wherever I want to be. It ersus wherever I needed to be able to be, in order to often be returning with Lubbock, at Texas Tech, means the earth to me.AggieAthletics.com
As your player, Kingsbury ushered within the Air Raid offense pertaining to Tech quarterbacks ten years ago. Now he may have the prospect to generate a different grow older by using Michael Brewer. Kingsbury was inquired if he verts excited about operating having Brewer up coming year, No doubt. No doubt, Kingsbury responded. He was a daylights of your participant in high school and a winner. I just got through coaching one particular upwards (Texas A&M QB Johnny Manziel) that has been rather decent. Hopefully most people ll receive him or her going.
Kingsbury has been in addition enquired regarding the fractured fanbase as well as being he or she this one particular to help reunite this fans? I expect so. Red Raiders are Red Raiders and also we ought to most of become getting similar direction. And in which utes what I want. I learn it ersus time period to perform which again. We re a new happy number and it utes moment to receive (the program) returning on track, Kingsbury said.
Hocutt has been all-smiles when discussing his / her brand new footballing coach, Kliff offers possessed a tremendous career. He s have immediate being successful as being a higher education basketball coach. His jewelry for you to Texas Tech were vital that you us. He verts been recently around the radar within the past variety associated with years.
As a Texas Tech quarterback, Kingsbury was accorded the actual Sammy Baugh Trophy following the actual 2002 period along with this individual exceeded regarding through 12,000 meters in his or her career.
Coming upward Friday, Kingsbury is going to be previously launched on the Red Raider group as well as a press conference held when using the media.