Hoops Show: Texas Tech on a Roll

RaiderPower.com senior writer Joe Yeager and reporter Alyssa Chrisope recap the Red Raiders' home win over No. 3 Oklahoma and preview Texas Tech's matchup with Oklahoma State in Stillwater (Okla.). Tip-off is scheduled for 8:30 p.m. (CT) Saturday.

The Red Raiders (16-9, 6-7 in the Big 12) are coming off a 65-63 win over No. 3 Oklahoma in Lubbock.Tech has defeated three ranked opponents in consecutive games for the first time in program history, has won four of its last five Big 12 games and have positioned itself on the track to its first postseason tournament berth is years. Sophomore point guard Keenan Evans averaged 17.3 points, 3.3 assists and 2.3 steals in wins over nationally ranked Iowa State, Baylor and Oklahoma.

The Cowboys (12-14, 3-10 in the Big 12) are coming off a 94-67 loss at Kansas. Junior guard Jeff Newberry led the way with 19 points. Oklahoma State has won 12 straight games against Texas Tech in Stillwater, but the Red Raiders won the previous matchup this season, 63-61 in overtime on Feb. 3 in Lubbock. 


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