Hance has been good for Tech and Texas

Houston Chronicle- Tech System Chancellor Kent Hance's tenure has boosted the university, state.

Kent Hance, the best-known son of Dimmitt, Texas, since a former NFL running back named Junior Coffey, has something of the West Texas good ol' boy demeanor about him, and yet the former state senator and U.S. congressman has taken to the ivy halls of academia in quite notable ways since becoming chancellor of the Texas Tech University System in 2006.