Lady Raiders to host annual Play4Kay Pink Game Saturday

Lady Raiders to host annual Play4Kay Pink Game Saturday

Information courtesy of Texas Tech Athletics

LUBBOCK, Texas – Texas Tech Lady Raider Basketball is set to host West Virginia on Saturday for the annual Play4Kay Pink Game. Tipoff is set for 2 p.m. on FOX Sports Southwest.
Fans can purchase reserved tickets to Saturday's game for $6 online at by using the promo code PINK.

Fans will also receive a discounted ticket at the door if they wear pink to the game.


Fans are reminded to go clear at all Lady Raider Basketball games. The new clear bag policy provides a safer atmosphere and speeds up the entry process into the United Supermarkets Arena. For more information, CLICK HERE.


·         Texas Tech is wearing grey and pink uniforms in honor of the Kay Yow Cancer Fund.

·         This is the 13th meeting between the two schools. The two never met before West Virginia joined the Big 12 during the 2012-13 season. The Mountaineers lead the all-time series, 7-5, but the Lady Raiders lead 3-2 when playing in Lubbock.

·         In the first meeting of the season, the Lady Raiders fell to #19 West Virginia, 82-52, in Morgantown. Sophomore Erin DeGrate led the team with a career-high 20 points.

·         Last season, the Lady Raiders took down #19 West Virginia, 75-66, marking the first win over a ranked opponent since Jan. 19, 2013 when Tech defeated #21 Kansas inside the USA.

·         The Lady Raiders enter the weekend on a five-game skid after dropping an 83-69 decision to Kansas State on Wednesday. Sophomore Brittany Brewer led the team with 24 points and 13 rebounds marking her second double-double of the season, third of her career.

·         The Mountaineers come to Lubbock on a three-game losing streak after suffering a 73-55 loss to Texas on Monday.


The Lady Raiders travel to Texas on Wednesday for the 100th meeting between the two programs. Tipoff is set for 7 p.m. on the Longhorn Network.