Skip to Login Skip to Content Skip to Secondary Navigation

News Posts


Haraldur R Karlsson
Feb 27, 2012

Knight Raiders Clinch Individual Titles at US g/15 Championship in Albuquerque

Feb 27, 2012 by Haraldur R Karlsson

Last weekend three members of the Knight Raiders played in the US g/15 Championship (each player has 15 minutes for the game).  All three preformed extremely well.  The following news release comes from Paul Truong: Grandmaster Georg Meier went 6-0 to win the 2012 US g/15 Championship! The event was held on the campus of the University of New Mexico in Albuquerque. In October 2011, Meier won the SPICE Cup Blitz Championship and finished 2nd in the SPICE Cup A group, the highest rat...


Haraldur R Karlsson
Feb 20, 2012

Knight Raiders clinch Southwest Collegiate Championship!

Feb 20, 2012 by Haraldur R Karlsson

The following story comes form Paul Truong who accompanied the players to Dallas this weekend: Knight Raiders win Southwest Collegiate ahead of UTD, UTB, and Texas A&M  The Texas Tech Knight Raiders have just captured the 2012 Southwest Collegiate Chess Championship in Dallas, Texas. Hometown team and top seed UT Dallas finished second while UT Brownsville finished third. Texas A&M finished in fourth place. This is an incredible victory for the Knight Raiders as two of the tea...


Haraldur R Karlsson
Feb 13, 2012

TTU Student Senate honors Georg Meier

Feb 13, 2012 by Haraldur R Karlsson

Please find a Senate Resolution prepared last year honoring Georg Meier.  Congratulations Georg!  The document can be found under the "Files" icon.