Texas Tech (27-17) received a No. 21 national ranking in this week's National Collegiate Baseball Writers' Association top-30 poll, the organization announced this afternoon.
After finishing just three strokes behind Texas in last year's conference tournament, the ninth-ranked Red Raiders are aiming for the top in 2015 as they enter the Big 12 Championships on Monday in Tulsa.
The Texas Tech men's and women's track & field teams made huge jumps in the U.S Track & Field And Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA), vaulting to No. 6 and No. 12, respectively.
Texas Tech defeated Texas, 7-3, on Senior Day Sunday afternoon to clinch its first regular-season win over the Longhorns in school history.
Three Lady Raiders finished on the Big 12 All-Tournament Team and paced Texas Tech to a third-place finish after a 9-over par 297 on Sunday in the final round of the Big 12 Conference Women's Golf Championship.