Hoops Show: Texas Tech Travels to Waco Thinking Upset

RaiderPower.com senior writer Joe Yeager and publisher Jarret Johnson recap the Red Raiders' home win over No. 14 Iowa State and preview Texas Tech's matchup with No. 21 Baylor in Waco. Tip-off is scheduled for 7 p.m. (CT) Saturday.

The Red Raiders (14-9, 4-7 in the Big 12) are coming off an 85-82 overtime win over No. 14 Iowa State in Lubbock. Texas Tech finished with five players scoring in double digits: Aaron Ross (20), Devaugntah Williams (19), Keenan Evans (17), Justin Gray (15), Zach Smith (12). Three of the Red Raiders' last four games have gone into overtime with Tech winning two of those by an average of 2.5 points.

The No. 21 Bears (18-6, 7-4) are coming off an 82-72 road win over Kansas State. Baylor's Al Freeman and Taurean Prince led the way with 21 and 18 points, respectively. The Bears snapped a two-game skid with the win and return home to the Ferrell Center in Waco after consecutive Big 12 road games. Baylor is 13-2 at home overall this season, but just 3-2 at home in Big 12 play.


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