Red Raiders Down Houston 35-20 - Match Report
Taylor Potts led the way with 373 passing yards on Saturday as the Red Raiders picked up a 35-20 victory over the Cougars at Jones AT&T Stadium.
Texas Tech was a favorite by 10 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 70.5.
Baron Batch rushed for 60 yards, while Taylor Potts added 40 yards in the win. Detron Lewis and Tramain Swindall added 135 and 58 receiving yards respectively.
Michael Hayes rushed for 84 yards for Houston, while Bryce Beall added 48 yards. David Piland threw for 441 yards for the Cougars, while receivers Patrick Edwards and Tyron Carrier had 177 and 95 yards respectively.
Texas Tech was outgained by Houston 585-488 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 29-22 by the Cougars.
Houston led the time of possession tally, as the game finished as a 33:17/26:43 split in that important category.