Sep 12, 2013; Lubbock, TX, USA; Texas Tech Red Raiders wide receiver Jace Amaro (22) rushes after a catch against the TCU Horned Frogs in the first quarter at Jones AT

Kansas Football: Three Players to Watch on Texas Tech


The Kansas Jayhawks host Texas Tech on Saturday, with the game beginning at 11:00 a.m. central time. It will be shown on Fox Sports 1.

Kansas is 2-1 on the season, while Texas Tech holds a 4-0 mark. Here are three guys to watch on the Red Raiders.

Baker Mayfield: The freshman quarterback for the Red Raiders, he has enjoyed a great start to the season. Mayfield struggled vs TCU when he tossed three interceptions, though has been great in the team’s other three games. He has eight touchdowns against four interceptions on the year.

Jace Amaro: The Red Raiders tight end, Amaro makes things happen. He has 29 receptions on the year for 367 yards. After making just three catches vs SMU to start the season, Amaro has 26 the last three weeks.

Kerry Hyder: Hyder is a huge reason why the Red Raiders defense has improved so much from previous seasons. The senior defensive lineman has made five tackles for loss, to go with a sack and 13 tackles.

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