LUBBOCK, TX (KCBD) - On the night where furry friends were able to come to the game, the Red Raiders weren’t able to scratch their way to a win, as UT Rio Grande Valley defeats Texas Tech 6-3.
The Red Raiders gave up five runs to the Vaqueros in the top of the second inning, and from there they were just trying to play catch-up.
Tech would have their chances to score but would leave nine runners on base.
With the loss, Texas Tech drops to 29-14 on the season.
Game two of the midweek series against UT Rio Grande Valley will be on Wednesday, first pitch is slated for 2 p.m.