No. 17 Red Raiders top Abilene Christian

Red Raiders over ACU

LUBBOCK, Texas (KCBD) - In a battle of dueling defense, the 17th-ranked Red Raiders handed Abilene Christian University their first loss, winning 51-44 Wednesday night at the United Supermarkets Arena.

Wearing throwback jerseys from the late ’90s to honor James Dickey’s great Red Raiders teams, Tech led 23-14 at the half.

Kyler Edwards led Tech with 19 points.

Tech struggled at the free throw line, missing 12, going 25-37.

Terrence Shannon Jr. was out with an injury.

The Red Raiders now 5-1 head to Frisco to face Texas A&M-Corpus Christi Saturday at 1 p.m.

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