Texas Tech claims thrilling Gator Bowl
The Texas Tech Red Raiders scored two touchdowns and Alex Trlica booted a 41 yard field goal, as they earned a come-from-behind 31-28 win over the Virginia Cavaliers on New Year’s Day in the Capital One Bowl.
Texas Tech failed to cover the 6.5-point spread, while the combined 59 points were a PUSH against the posted total of 59.
Graham Harrell completed 44-of-69 pass attempts for 398 yards with three touchdowns for the Red Raiders.
Mikell Simpson led the Cavaliers with 170 yards rushing with a touchdown, and caught five passes with a TD in the loss.