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Red Raiders get huge home win against Iowa State

LUBBOCK, TX (KCBD) -

The Texas Tech Red Raiders snapped their 4 game losing streak, getting a huge 56-51 win over Iowa State at the United Spirit Arena Wednesday Night. The victory is just the 3rd in Conference win for the Red Raiders in their last 24 Big 12 contests.

Playing their 5th straight game against a team with an RPI in the Top 50, the Red Raiders led the Cyclones by 3 at the break. Iowa State came in averaging over 80 points a game, 6th best in the nation but was held way below their average by Tech.

Josh Gray led the Red Raiders with 16 while Jordan Tolbert added 13.

The Red Raiders are now 9-8 overall and 2-4 in the Big 12. They will visit Texas Saturday at 7pm.

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