April 19, 2007

The Red Raiders add their fifth commitment

It was two years ago when Jocques Crawford was looking forward to his career at Texas Tech. He had a bright future ahead of him. But when the 6-foot, 221-pound athlete opened up the envelope to look at his final test score, he realized that he wasn't going to be able to qualify.

The Cordova, Tenn., native still packed his bags for Texas - just 250 miles southeast from where he had originally planned. After enrolling at Cisco Junior College last year, Crawford quickly gained respect from those around him. He gained over 1,100 yards on 257 carries, eight touchdowns and one kickoff return for a touchdown.

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