Both teams shot remarkably well during the first half. The good shooting was largely a result of defensive breakdowns that allowed both teams to get easy looks at the basket. As the half went on the athleticism of
Texas Tech played well in the second half, but
On the offensive end of the court, this game was a carbon copy of most of the Red Raiders' losses this season. Once again, Andre Emmett and Kasib Powell were the only players who scored in double figures. Emmett scored a team high 16 points. Powell scored 10 points and dished out 5 assists. It will be interesting to see what, if any, changes Texas Tech makes on the offensive end. With their tournament hopes eliminated, there is an opportunity for some of the bench players to get some quality playing time.
The Red Raiders have played solid defense all season and tonight was no exception. Holding