Looking to snap a 5-game losing streak, the Red Raiders are in Morgantown, West Virginia taking on the Mountaineers, who beat Texas Tech 77-61 earlier this month.
In the first half, Tech had a 10-0
run and Jaye Crockett got two of his team-high 18, Tech up by four.
But WVU came back Eron Harris buried
a three as part of a 14-2 run.
Then Terry Henderson got his turn to put WVU up 32-25 at the half.
Second half Jamal Williams nets three of his 11.
But WVU got the lead back, Deniz Kilicli
gets the 3-point play, 58-52 West Virginia.
One minute to go, Kilicli grabbed two more. He had a career-high 25 points, WVU up 66-61.
But tech wouldn't go away, Dusty Hannahs drops a corner three to pull the Red Raiders within two.
After a stop the other way, Tech holds for the last chance, Josh Gray goes for the three but it was no good as the Mountaineers hung on, 66-64.