BASKETBALL: Texas Tech beats Central Arkansas 79-57 - KCBD NewsChannel 11 Lubbock

BASKETBALL: Texas Tech beats Central Arkansas 79-57

LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) - Dejan Kravic scored 13 points and had 5 rebounds to lead Texas Tech to a 79-57 over Central Arkansas on Sunday.

Jaye Crockett, Jordan Tolbert and Toddrick Gotcher each added 10 points for the Red Raiders.

Oliver Wells led Central Arkansas (2-5) with 14 points, shooting 4 of 6 from 3-point range while Jalen Jackson and Deshone McClure each added 11 points.

The teams traded the lead five times early in the first half until a Kader Tapsoba jumper ultimately regained the lead for the Red Raiders, 23-22, with 6:08 remaining. Robert Turner and Aaron Ross scored the Texas Tech's (7-3) next 13 points, helping them take a 39-26 lead into the half.

The Bears stormed out the second half on an 8-0 run to cut the lead to 39-33 with 17:19 left in the game until Kravic added eight consecutive points for Tech to pull away.

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