Joey McGuire and the Texas Tech Red Raiders are coming off an 8-5 season in 2022 and will hope to compete for a Big 12 Championship in 2023. In order to do that, the Red Raiders will need to add a few instant contributors in the transfer portal.
The NCAA Transfer Portal has become one of the main talking points in college football circles but has also become a path by which coaches can add instant difference-makers to their roster.
Here’s a comprehensive look at all of the incoming and outgoing transfers for the Texas Tech Red Raiders for the 2022-23 cycle.
TRANSFERS OUT (10)
- Donovan Smith, QB (Three-Star) – Houston
- Imari Jones, CB (Three-Star)
- Reggie Pearson Jr., S (Three-Star) – Oklahoma
- Ethan Carde, OT (Three-Star)
- Larry Moore, OT (Three-Star) – North Texas
- Michael Shanahan, IOL
- Philip Blidi, EDGE (Three-Star)
- Kobee Minor, S (Three-Star) – Indiana
- Derrick Lewis, LB (Three-Star)
- Syncere Massey, DL (Three-Star) – Abilene Christian
- Trey Cleveland, WR (Three-Star) – North Texas
TRANSFERS IN (5)
- Steve Linton, EDGE (Three-Star) – Syracuse
- Deandre McCray, WR (Four-Star) – Austin Peay
- Rusty Staats, IOL (Three-Star) – Western Kentucky
- Quincy Ledet, DL (Three-Star) – ULM
- CJ Bakersfield, S (Three-Star) – San Diego State
- Terrell Tilmon, LB (Three-Star) – Oregon
All transfer portal information is courtesy of On3’s transfer portal database.