LUBBOCK, TEXAS THE GIANT SIDE OF TEXAS
With over 210,000 people, Lub- bock is the second largest city in the Big 12 Conference. Home to the world’s largest cotton region, Lubbock has the sites and ven- ues to keep anyone occupied. Ac- cessible by either highway or air, Lubbock has hundreds of popular restaurants, two 16-plus screen movie theaters and the largest single-story mall in the state to go along with the city’s nightlife found in the Depot District. With Texas Tech as its main attraction, Lub- bock hosts thousands of visitors a year for numerous athletic and cultural events.