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Leach's players were prepared for this

Updated: December 30, 2009, 8:08 PM ET
By Richard Durrett | ESPNDallas.com

When it comes to dealing with distractions, the 2009 Texas Tech football team are experts.

The Red Raiders' ability to put controversy behind and focus on the task in front of them will be severely tested. Few things shake the foundation of a program like firing the head coach four days before a bowl game.

Recovering from it, especially in such a short period of time, won't be easy. But in a strange way, Mike Leach prepared his football team to deal with his firing and focus on winning ...

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