After 8 days off, the Lady Raiders were finally back in action Thursday night as they played host to the Oral Roberts Golden Eagles at the United Spirit Arena.
Chesley Dabbs scored 20 points to lead Texas Tech to a 79-67 victory over Oral Roberts Thursday night. LaVonda Henderson scored 13 and Erin Myrick added 12 for the Lady Raiders, who improved to 8-and-3.
Tech led 40-39 at the half. The Raiders later took a 55-52 lead with 10:16 left in the second half on a basket by Patrice Edwards and began to slowly pull away. Their biggest lead of the night with 2:12 left at 76-63.
Jenny Hardin scored 27 points for the Golden Eagles, who fall to 6-and-3, and Elisha Turek scored 17 points, but in the end the Lady Raiders picked up their 8th season win by a score of 79-67.