March 22, 2018

Texas Tech ends No. 2 West Virginia's 15-game run

14 January 2018, 11:20 | Opal Carroll

WVU Releases Statement On Texas Tech Basketball Incident

WVU Releases Statement On Texas Tech Basketball Incident

With the win, Texas Tech improved to 4-1 in Big 12 play and handed the Mountaineers their first loss since November 10, and their first in Big 12 play in the process. Smith leads in rebounds with 4.4 while Evans tops in assists with 1.4 per game.

LUBBOCK, Texas — Freshman Zhaire Smith cradled the inbounds pass as the final eight-tenths of a second ticked off the clock and the frenzied Texas Tech fans rushed the court.

"Senior guard Justin Gray (6'6" 210-lbs) averages 5.6 points per game and 3.6 rebounds.

Point guard Keenan Evans' 3 with five seconds left sent the game into overtime after WVU went through a six-minute field goal drought at the end of regulation.

NO. 10 XAVIER 92, NO. 25 CREIGHTON 70: Trevon Bluiett emerged from his shooting slump with 24 points, Kaiser Gates responded to getting dropped from the starting lineup by scoring 16 and the host Musketeers (16-3, 4-2 Big East) recovered from back-to-back road losses.

West Virginia will look to keep this mini-run going on Saturday, as they face a TCU (11-5, 2-3 Big 12) squad they knocked out on the road 87-82 to start their Big 12 schedule back on December 28. The junior forward was good in his return, scoring 18 points and grabbing six rebounds while playing 34 minutes.

NORMAN, Okla. - Trae Young scored 29 of his 43 points after halftime, and No. 9 Oklahoma defeated No. 16 TCU in overtime.

Brady Manek added 22 points for the Sooners (14-2, 4-1 Big 12), who made a school-record 19 three-pointers. He averages 17 points per game and shoots 48% from downtown. Anthony Lawrence II and Lonnie Walker IV had 16 points each for Miami (13-3, 2-2). Christ Koumadje had a career-high 23 points and Phil Cofer added 16 points for No. 23 Florida State (13-4, 2-3 ACC) in a 101-90 victory over Syracuse (12-6, 1-4) in Tallahassee, Fla.

Titans @ Patriots: NFL Divisional Playoffs Preview
Houston, and the Pats won 34-16. "They've been to the playoffs a lot, great organization", Henry said of the Patriots . The victor of this game earns the honor of being the sacrificial lamb for the Patriots in the AFC Championship game.

No. 21 Kentucky 74, Vanderbilt 67: Shai Gilgeous-Alexander led Kentucky (14-3, 3-1 SEC) with 22 points.

Arizona 90, OR 83: Allonzo Trier scored 25 points, Deandre Ayton added 24 and No. 17 Arizona used a late run to outlast Oregon.

They were the last team with a ideal Big 12 record.

Tennessee 75, Texas A&M 62: Jordan Bowden scored 15 points and No. 24 Tennessee handed Texas A&M its fifth consecutive loss.

Naomi Davenport and Ray had 17 points each for the Mountaineers, Teana Muldrow had 16 and Kristina King had 12 with 10 rebounds. West Virginia on the other hand, finished 14-of-19 from the free throw line.

Stanford 73, Washington 64: One-time Washington commit Daejon Davis returned to his hometown and had 16 points, Reid Travis also finished with 16 points, and Stanford (10-8, 4-1) completed its first two-game road sweep in conference play in almost eight years with a 73-64 win over Washington on Saturday night. Tipoff is set for 7 p.m. while the contest will be shown on the Longhorn Network.

Culver is third, averaging 10.3 points with a team-high-tying 23 3s. California (7-11, 1-4) lost its fourth straight game.

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