NCAA Game Summary - Texas Tech at Baylor
(Saturday, February 9)
Final Score: Baylor 75, Texas Tech 48
Waco, TX (Sports Network) - Isaiah Austin registered a double-double with 13 points and a game-high 13 rebounds as the Baylor Bears captured a resounding 75-48 win against the Texas Tech Red Raiders in a Big 12 affair at the Ferrell Center.
Also posting a double-double for the Bears (15-8, 6-4 Big 12) as they snapped a three-game slide was Cory Jefferson with 15 points and 10 boards, while Pierre Jackson responded with 15 points and seven assists for the hosts as well.
The Red Raiders (9-12, 2-8) failed to have a single player score in double figures, with Jamal Williams ending up with eight points on just 3-of-11 shooting from the floor as the team lost a fourth straight and the eighth in nine tries.
Texas Tech, which led by as many as three points about nine minutes into the contest, shot a mere 9-of-29 (.310) from the floor in the first half, resulting in a 37-25 deficit at the break.
In the second half the visitors made just eight field goals and converted only 1-of-8 from beyond the arc as Baylor ran away with the win.
The Bears finished the meeting by forcing 17 turnovers and holding Tech to only 3-of-15 shooting on the perimeter.
02/09 19:22:42 ET