Red Raiders Down Baylor 45-38 - Match Report
|Red Raiders Down Baylor 45-38 - Match Report|
Taylor Potts threw for 462 yards to lead the Red Raiders over Baylor 45-38 on Saturday in Week 6 action at Cotton Bowl.
Texas Tech was the ATS victor, as they covered the 2-point spread as a favorite. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 63.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Baron Batch rushed for 97 yards, while Eric Stephens added 52 yards in the win. Detron Lewis and Lyle Leong added 95 and 85 receiving yards respectively.
Jay Finley rushed for 45 yards for Baylor, while Robert Griffin added 18 yards. Robert Griffin threw for 384 yards for the Bears, while receivers Kendall Wright and Josh Gordon had 145 and 96 yards respectively.
Baylor was outgained by Texas Tech 635-507 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 35-22 by the Red Raiders.
Texas Tech lost the time of possession battle 31:01/28:59, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Texas Tech looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Oklahoma State. Baylor will aim to get back on the winning track at Colorado.