Moving on Up - Tech is No. 19 in AP Poll

Lady Raiders continued their march up the rankings as they come in at No. 19.

With another dominating blowout win, 88-58 against Houston, the voters took notice in the most recent Associated Press poll as the Lady Raiders jumped six spots from No. 25 to No. 19 in this weeks AP Poll.

Texas Tech is one of five Big 12 Conference teams receiving a place in the newest rankings.

Baylor and Texas A&M are both in the Top 5, No.1 and No.5 respectively, while Oklahoma comes in at No. 12 and Tech at No. 19.

Breaking into this weeks rankings is Texas at No. 24.

For the Lady Raiders being No. 19 is the highest placement in the AP Poll since Nov. 21, 2005 when Tech came in at No. 14.

Tech returns to the court this week in the Basketball Travelers Tournament, which includes three games in three days. The Lady Raiders welcome the University of Missouri-Kansas City, Central Arkansas and Louisiana-Monroe into the United Spirit Arena for the tournament.

For more information on the games and times visit www.texastech.com .

 


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