Ex-tech star QB is back home
Kingsbury says the Red Raiders football program ‘isn’t broken.’
LUBBOCK — Kliff Kingsbury is finally back where it feels like home.
Kingsbury was formally introduced Friday as the new head coach at Texas Tech, where he starred as the quarterback of some of Mike Leach’s high-flying offenses. The former offensive coordinator at Houston and, most recently, Texas A&M, said those jobs were purely business.
“But being here now, this is personal to me,” said Kingsbury. “This is where I want to be. This is a place that’s helped shape me as a man. It’s given me so much.”
Kingsbury, a mentor to Heisman Trophy winner Johnny Manziel this year and the first in a string of record-