AUSTIN, TX (KCBD) - The 8th-ranked Red Raiders were looking for their first win in Austin since 1996 on Wednesday night; however, Texas beat them 67-58 for the 22nd straight win over Texas Tech in Austin.
Texas Tech trailed by 5 at the half 29-24. The Longhorns opened up an 11-point lead in the 2nd half, but the Red Raiders chipped away, cutting it to 4 with 7:10 to play. They couldn't get any closer.
Former Coronado Mustang Jarrett Culver led the Red Raiders with 16. Brandone Francis added 13.
Tech shot 7 for 27 from three-point shooting.
The Red Raiders fall to 15-3 on the season and 4-2 in the Big 12.
Texas Tech is back on the road Saturday visiting Iowa State at 1 p.m.