The wonderful world of Texas Tech coach Mike Leach
By John Helsley, Staff Writer •
Published: November 13, 2009
/articleid/3416965/1/pictures/761625"> Texas Tech coach Mike Leach introduced the world to such phrases as ‘Mike’s Pirate School’ and ‘fat little girlfriends.’ AP photo
It’s an issue that carries into Saturday, with no clear starter named for a clash that likely gives the winner a prominent path to the Cotton Bowl.
Not that Leach is worried. Or doesn’t have the words to rally the Raiders.
Tech players keep a book of their favorite Leach quotes taken from meetings. The Internet is full of sites tracking "Leachisms” and best-ofs and the sort.
Like this one, regarding a question leading up to a previous trip to Boone Pickens Stadium.
"Well, it’s not as loud as some, but it’s not quiet either,” Leach said. "Plus, I hear they have a horse now, too, so hopefully, we’ll feel right at home.”
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