Texas Tech vs Southern Methodist Recap - Red Raiders Win 41-23

Texas Tech vs Southern Methodist Recap - Red Raiders Win 41-23

Baker Mayfield sliced and diced the Mustangs defense for 413 yards as Texas Tech handed Southern Methodist a 41-23 defeat on Friday at Gerald J. Ford Stadium.

Texas Tech was a favorite by 4.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 59.5.

Baker Mayfield rushed for 16 yards, while Jakeem Grant added 16 yards in the win. Eric Ward and Jordan Davis added 150 and 70 receiving yards respectively.

Garrett Gilbert rushed for 53 yards for Southern Methodist, while Traylon Shead added 22 yards. Garrett Gilbert threw for 388 yards for the Mustangs, while receivers Jeremy Johnson and Darius Joseph had 131 and 103 yards respectively.

The time of possession battle favored Southern Methodist as their offense was on the field for 31:23, longer than the 28:37 of their opponents.

Texas Tech looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Stephen F. Austin. Southern Methodist will aim to get back on the winning track vs Montana State.