Red Raiders vs Buffaloes Final: 27-24 - Recap
Alexander Torres was good for 133 receiving yards on Saturday as the Red Raiders grabbed a 27-24 win over the Buffaloes at Folsom Field.
The match was decisive in favor of Texas Tech, but bettors saw the game push as the margin of victory was the same as the closing point spread. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 57.5.
Taylor Potts completed 24 of 38 pass attempts for 286 yards for the Red Raiders in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Buffaloes defense.
Rodney Stewart rushed for 34 yards for Colorado, while Will Jefferson added 11 yards. Cody Hawkins threw for 274 yards for the Buffaloes, while receivers Toney Clemons and Paul Richardson had 98 and 79 yards respectively.
Texas Tech outgained Colorado 430-364 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 23-20 by the Red Raiders.
The time of possession battle favored Colorado as their offense was on the field for 30:37, longer than the 29:23 of their opponents.
Next game, Texas Tech takes its act on the road to face Texas A&M looking for another win. For Colorado, they head on the road to face Oklahoma.