KANSAS CITY, MO (KCBD) - The 2nd seeded Red Raiders topped 7th seeded Texas 73-69 Thursday night in the Big 12 Championships in Kansas City.
The Red Raiders jumped to to leads of 9-0 and 12-2 before leading 35-28 at the half.
The Red Raiders lead dwindled to 1 with 7 minutes left, but Texas Tech held on to win.
Keenan Evans had 25 points to lead Tech. Jarrett Culver added 12.
The 24-8 Red Raiders advance to the Big 12 Semifinals and will meet the Baylor/ West Virginia winner 8 p.m. Friday night.