Texas vs Texas Tech Recap - Texas Wins 71-69
|Texas vs Texas Tech Recap - Texas Wins 71-69|
Sheldon McClellan scored 27 points for Texas on Saturday, leading them to a 71-69 victory over Texas Tech at United Spirit Arena.
Bettors who backed Texas were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of 6.
Texas got 15 points from Julien Lewis and another 7 points from Myck Kabongo. Myck Kabongo contributed 4 assists, while Myck Kabongo cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.
Texas Tech got 15 points from Jaye Crockett in a losing cause and another 11 points from Josh Gray. Dejan Kravic contributed 5 assists for them, while Jaye Crockett had 8 rebounds.
Texas hit the break trailing 37-30 before taking care of business in the second half.
The rebound battle favored Texas as they grabbed 44 boards, while Texas Tech only had 34.