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Running Hard

The Red Raiders ran the ball more in the season opener, than in any other game in recent memory.

The Red Raider ground attack proved to be a very effective weapon in the Red Raider's 44-6 win over Northwestern State on Saturday night. The Texas Tech slate of running backs, led by Eric Stephens, ran the ball 46 times while gaining 179 yards on the ground. Stephens rushed for 58 yards in 16 carries and two touchdowns, while Kenny Williams had 1... Recommended Stories