Austin, TX (SportsNetwork.com) - Isaiah Taylor scored 14 points to help the
Texas Longhorns pull out a 67-64 win over the Texas Tech Red Raiders in a Big
12 conference battle at the Erwin Center.
Javan Felix added 12 points for Texas (12-4, 1-2 Big 12).
Robert Turner and Jaye Crockett each netted 19 points for Texas Tech (8-8,
Texas Tech held a slim, 33-32, lead at halftime after shooting 40 percent from
the floor and connecting on 11-of-18 from the free-throw line. Texas shot a
superior 44.4 percent overall but had just five points at the charity stripe.
The Longhorns shot 45.8 percent from the floor in the second period and
knocked down 13-of-15 from the free-throw line to escape with the win. Texas
Tech shot 52.4 percent from the field in the frame, but had only 11 total
Texas outscored the Red Raiders 32-22 in the paint, while holding a 32-24 edge
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