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MCTV Newscast: 4-24

In this Monday edition of the MCTV Weekday Update, anchors Nick Hay and Brandon Medina have the latest look at the news, information and events happening around campus.  First, Texas Tech is "going green" in a big way as the campus gears up for the annual Eco Week. … [More]

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Stock Watch: NFL Draft Experts’ Take on Mahomes

By Jonah Tuls A day when dreams become a reality. The first round of the 2017 NFL draft begins at 7 p.m., April 27, and according to some draft experts, former Texas Tech quarterback Patrick Mahomes II could hear his name called on the opening night. Marcus Mosher, a featured columnist at Bleacher Report, said he believes Mahomes is going to be picked early in the first round, but he said he would be against it for a number of … [More...]

MCTV Sports 101 – 4/20/17

In this edition of MCTV Sports 101, join hosts Kyle Stafford and Billy Ingle as they debate the wide world of sports. Whether the two agree or disagree, they promise to bring you all the details as they cover the biggest headlines of the week. Here are this week's topics: NBA: Young Bucks NFL: Beast Mode to Oakland? MLB: Best in Texas? TTU: Injury Concerns? Join us each week for more MCTV Sports … [More...]

MCTV Newscast: 4-20

In this Thursday edition of the MCTV Weekday Update, anchors Abby Aldrich and Carley Banks are in studio with the latest news, information and events happening around campus.  First, the Commuter West parking lot was turned into a competition stage for some sweet rides to benefit a Tech organization.  Reporter Nick Hay has a special look at the annual Formula SAE Car Show.  Also, a famous rapper experiencing an unusual home invasion and an … [More...]

‘I’ll Do It Tomorrow:’ The Procrastinator’s Motto

By Haylee Uptergrove Cell phones, social media and Netflix: the college student’s perfect trifecta for avoiding homework. Throw in a nap and hanging out with friends, and it is the perfect recipe for the phenomenon that plagues most college students: procrastination. Procrastination is something studies show students start dealing with early on in their collegiate years, often a habit that dates back to high school. According to a 2007 … [More...]

Duffield Jumping Back into Action

“Stay off of high jump competing and rest for six months or go ahead with surgery.” No athlete wants to hear these words — especially one who is training for the 2016 U.S. Olympic Trials. After a month of resting, the training resumed and the pain returned. By December 2015, JaCorian Duffield could no longer jump or run and had to completely quit training. After going in for an MRI, his fear was confirmed: 10 stress fractures found in his … [More...]

More Than a Check-In

By Laura Ragsdale More than 128,600 people have checked into J&B Coffee on Facebook, according to their page, and that number grows every day. Scott Cline, owner of J&B Coffee Company, said his coffee shop uses the Facebook check-in feature to allow customers to connect to the Wi-Fi. “The Facebook check-in feature was brought to us and it was a no brainer,” Cline said. He said J&B is very limited on the amount of Wi-Fi … [More...]