PROVIDENCE, Rhode Island – Texas Tech took its to start with reduction of the season with a 72-68 defeat from Providence College or university in a Massive 12-Significant EAST Struggle matchup on Wednesday at the Dunkin’ Donuts Centre.
The Pink Raiders (6-1) led by as a lot of as 14 in the to start with 50 percent, took a 30-28 direct into the break but were not able to hold on as the Friars (7-1) sealed their win with three free throws in the ultimate 11 seconds immediately after Terrence Shannon, Jr. experienced reduce it to a a person-stage video game with a 3-pointer in the closing minute. Laptop concluded the recreation shooting 28 of 38 from the absolutely free-toss line when Tech was 17 of 24 in the recreation and 10 of 15 in the second fifty percent.
Texas Tech will now participate in No. 13 Tennessee upcoming week in the Jimmy V Typical on Tuesday, Dec. 7 at Madison Sq. Back garden in New York. The Crimson Raiders are 1- all-time in opposition to the Volunteers with an 88-71 acquire on Dec. 3, 1953 in Knoxville, Tennessee.
Shannon led Tech with 17 details in the recreation, whilst Kevin Obanor had 12 and Kevin McCullar additional 10 in the team’s 1st true street game which noticed 10,025 admirers in attendance. Personal computer improved to 2- all-time against the Pink Raiders who are now -2 all-time in the Major 12-Significant EAST Struggle after also falling at DePaul in 2019 in time beyond regulation. Tech went on a 12- operate and led 27-13 in the initial fifty percent for its major direct of the video game, while the Friars led by 8 with 12 minutes remaining in the recreation.
Adonis Arms led Tech with seven rebounds and also experienced 6 points in the game, even though McCullar and Wilson each had two steals in a game exactly where the Crimson Raiders forced 16 turnovers. Shannon scored 13 of his 17 points…