Recap - Aggies Defeat Texas Tech 45-40

Recap - Aggies Defeat Texas Tech 45-40

Texas A&M got a 116-yard performance from Cyrus Gray as a key part of its 45-40 victory over the Red Raiders on Saturday at Jones AT&T Stadium.

Bettors who backed the Aggies were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of 8.5. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 72.5.

Ryan Tannehill completed 16 of 26 pass attempts for 188 yards for the Aggies in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.

Eric Stephens rushed for 102 yards for Texas Tech, while Aaron Crawford added 22 yards. Seth Doege threw for 391 yards for the Red Raiders, while receivers Alex Torres and Eric Ward had 111 and 74 yards respectively.

Texas Tech outgained Texas A&M 523-393 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 34-23 by the Red Raiders.

Texas A&M lost the time of possession battle 33:36/26:24, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.

Next game, Texas A&M takes its act home to face Baylor looking for another win. For Texas Tech, they head home to face Kansas State.