Oct. 7, 2009
Brooks Wallace Memorial Classic
to Debut in 2010
Tech head coach Dan Spencer announced the creation of the Brooks
Wallace Memorial Classic, an annual tournament to be held at Dan
Law Field beginning in 2010.
The 2010 tournament will feature Bethune-Cookman
and Washington State joining the Red Raiders in a four-day
round-robin event from Feb. 25-28.
Brooks Wallace was a former Texas Tech shortstop
and assistant coach. A four-year starter from 1977-80, Wallace
was All-Southwest Conference as a senior. He was diagnosed with
cancer in the summer of 1984 and passed away on March 24, 1985,
at the age of 27.
2010 Brooks Wallace Memorial Classic
Feb. 25 Bethune-Cookman at Texas Tech 4 p.m.
Feb. 26 Bethune-Cookman vs. Washington State 1
Washington State at Texas Tech 4
Feb. 27 Bethune-Cookman vs. Washington State 1
Bethune-Cookman at Texas Tech 4
Feb. 28 Washington State at Texas Tech 12 p.m.