Texas Tech Men’s Basketball picked up its eighth-straight win, with a 70-51 win over Texas on Senior Night at the USA. It’s the first regular season sweep of Texas since the 1995-96 campaign.
Tech’s stifling defense was present start to finish, holding the Longhorns to 29% field goal shooting, just 22% from three. The Red Raiders shot 50% in both categories.
Jarrett Culver led Tech with 16 points, followed by Matt Mooney with 15, Brandone Francis 12 and Davide Moretti 11. Moretti didn’t miss a shot attempt in the game.
Tariq Owens now holds the school record for blocks in a season. Three tonight pushed the count to 72.
Kansas State defeated TCU in Fort Worth Monday night. Tech and Kansas State remain tied atop the Big 12 at 13-4.
The Red Raiders will close the regular season in Ames. They face Iowa State at 1 Saturday afternoon. Listen to every game on Double T 97.3.