Notebook:Texas Tech 69 North Texas 64

Red Raiders hold on down the stretch to improve to 2-0 and hand the Mean Green their first loss.

·      Texas Tech improves to 2-0 on the season with the win, North Texas falls to 1-1

·      The Red Raiders had three players reach double-digits in points, Robert Lewandowski (17), Ty Nurse (15) and Toddrick Gotcher (12)

·      Jaye Crockett suited up for the first time this season, and contributed playing 33 minutes and scoring nine points and grabbing nine rebounds

·      North Texas was led by freshman Chris Jones who scored 31 points, and was the only Mean Green player to reach double-digits in the points column

·      Texas Tech shot 44.9 percent from the field for the game, while North Texas was held to just 36.5 percent on the night

·      Ty Nurse was clutch from the charity stripe going 9-for-10, in Tech's win against Troy Nurse went 9-for-13 from the charity stripe.

·      For the game the Red Raiders shot for 92 percent from the free-throw line while North Texas was off a little shooting 81 percent at the line.

·      Tech outrebounded North Texas 37-30, but lost in the turnover category again losing that 20-11 to the Mean Green

·      The Red Raiders return to the court on Sunday to take on Stephen F Austin at 2 p.m. inside the United Spirit Arena

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