LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) For Texas Tech, a visit from Kansas State is about keeping bowl hopes alive in the first season under coach Matt Wells.
For the Wildcats, the meeting on Saturday is about postseason positioning now that any chance to reach the Big 12 championship game is gone in the debut year for coach Chris Klieman.
Kansas States long-shot hopes to play for the conference title ended with a loss to West Virginia last week, the second consecutive defeat following a three-game winning streak that included No. 8 Oklahomas only loss.
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