Texas Bowl essentials: LSU vs. Texas Tech

Texas Bowl essentials: LSU vs. Texas Tech

HOUSTON, TX (WAFB) - Texas Bowl essentials

When: December 29, 2015 8 p.m. CST

Where: Houston, Texas NRG Stadium (71,500)

Network: ESPN

LSU Notes:

Record 8-3, 5-3 SEC

Ranking No. 22 AP / No. 21 Amway Coaches No. 20 College Football Playoff

Last Game Nov. 28 vs. Texas A&M Won, 19-7

Head Coach Les Miles

Career Record 139-53/15th year

LSU Record 111-32/11th year

Miles vs. TTU 1-3 (all at OSU)

vs. Kingsbury 0-0

LSU vs. TTU 2-0

Texas Tech Notes:

Record 7-5, 4-5 Big 12

Ranking NR AP / NR Amway Coaches NR College Football Playoff

Last Game Nov. 26 at Texas Won, 48-45

Head Coach Kliff Kingsbury

Career Record 19-18/3rd year

Texas Tech Record Same

vs. LSU 0-0

vs. Miles 0-0

The Texas Bowl will mark just the third meeting between LSU and Texas Tech. LSU is 2-0 vs. the Red Raiders, winning 20-13 in Tiger Stadium in 1954 and 19-14 at Lubbock in 1957.

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