LUBBOCK, Texas – The No. 8 Red Raiders moved to 5-0 in the NCAA Regional Openers under Tim Tadlock as Texas Tech rolled past Army 11-2 Friday afternoon at Rip Griffin Park.
Texas Tech plated 3 in the first behind a two run base hit from Cody Masters. The Red Raiders added two more on a Brian Klein double to go up 5-0.
Cameron Warren hit a three run homer, his 25th of the year to stretch the lead to 11-1 in the 7th.
The Red Raiders had 16 hits on the afternoon. Tech starting pitcher Micah Dallas went 7 innings allowing three hits and one run with seven strikeouts.
Now 40-17, the Red Raiders move into the winners bracket and will face the Dallas Baptist 6 p.m. Saturday night at Rip Griffin Park.
Dallas Baptist beat Florida 11-8. Florida plays Army at noon tomorrow in an elimination game