Texas Tech vs Missouri Recap - Tigers Win 31-27
Texas Tech was unable to contain James Franklin on Saturday and the result was a 31-27 Week 12 loss against the Tigers.
The Tigers earned a straight-up victory but suffered an ATS defeat in failing to cover the 18-point spread. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 66.5 were rewarded with a winning wager.
James Franklin completed 13 of 20 pass attempts for 172 yards for the Tigers in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Aaron Crawford rushed for 70 yards for Texas Tech, while DeAndre Washington added 41 yards. Seth Doege threw for 315 yards for the Red Raiders, while receivers Darrin Moore and Bradley Marquez had 88 and 47 yards respectively.
Missouri outgained Texas Tech 490-457 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 27-24 by the Red Raiders.
Missouri lost the time of possession battle 31:01/28:59, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Missouri looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Kansas. Texas Tech will aim to get back on the winning track at Baylor.