Source: Tech to start Baker Mayfield

Updated: August 30, 2013, 4:16 AM ET
By Jake Trotter | ESPN.com

As Texas A&M's offensive coordinator last season, Kliff Kingsbury started Heisman Trophy winner Johnny Manziel at quarterback.

In his first game as the head coach at Texas Tech, Kingsbury will be starting a true freshman walk-on.

With Michael Brewer still ailing with a bad back, Baker Mayfield will get the start Friday night for the Red Raiders at Southern Methodist, a team source told ESPN.com.

Mayfield beat out fellow freshman Davis Webb, who is on scholarship. The ...

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