Texas vs Texas Tech Wrap - Texas Tech Wins 59-53
Texas Tech got 22 points and 10 rebounds from Jaye Crockett en route to a 59-53 victory over Texas on Saturday at United Spirit Arena.
Bettors who backed Texas Tech were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as an underdog of 1.5 at sportsbooks.
Texas Tech got 11 points from Jordan Tolbert and another 9 points from Robert Turner. Robert Turner contributed 3 assists, while Jaye Crockett cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
Texas got a 13-point performance from Martez Walker, who was supported by 12 points from Cameron Ridley. Isaiah Taylor had 3 assists in a losing cause for Texas, while Connor Lammert grabbed 9 rebounds.
Texas Tech trailed at halftime, 23-21.
Texas won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 38-36.