LUBBOCK, TX (KCBD) - The Red Raiders and Billy Gillispie lost their Big 12 opener on the road 67-59 at Oklahoma State Wednesday night.
Big 12 rookie of the week Jordan Tolbert led Tech with 13 points and 13 rebounds. Jaye Crockett, Bean Willis and Ty Nurse all chipped in 11. rebounds/assists.
The teams shot 39.6% from the field and only turned the ball over 13 times - the Red Raiders averaged over 17 turnovers-per-game coming into the game.
Tech will play next against Baylor at the United Spirit Arena 12:45 p.m. Saturday.