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MORGANTOWN, WVa. – Regardless of opening the second half on an 11-2 run to take a four-point lead, the Texas Tech Woman Raiders fell 67-57 Saturday afternoon at West Virginia.  

Saturday’s contest ends a stretch of three straight Saturday street video games and four-of-six general on the street. Texas Tech (15-5, 3-4 Huge 12) ended the stretch 3-3 general and 2-2 on the street.  

Regardless of 20 complete turnovers and taking pictures simply 3-of-22 from 3-point vary, Texas Tech (15-5, 3-4 Huge 12) had an opportunity to report a 3rd consecutive street win, however 5-of-7 3-point taking pictures from the Mountaineers (13-5, 4-3 Huge 12) within the fourth quarter proved to be the distinction.  

In the long run, the Mountaineers shot 7-of-13 from the sphere, 5-of-7 taking pictures from deep and 12-of-13 free throws. WVU outscored Tech 31-25 within the fourth and remaining quarter.  

As she has for the whole thing of Huge 12 play, Bre’Amber Scott scored 18 factors and grabbed seven rebounds whereas Kilah Freelon added 11 factors and 5 rebounds.  

Three WVU gamers hit double figures led by Jayla Hemingway’s 18 factors and 10 rebounds. Madisen Smith added one other 17 factors whereas Ja’Naiya Quinerly scored 16 factors and had 10 rebounds. Quinerly was 7-of-7 from the road.  

Regardless of outscoring WVU 42-14 within the paint, Tech fell for the twelfth consecutive matchup general towards WVU and for the ninth time in 11 matchups in Morgantown.  

HOW IT HAPPENED:  

Tech obtained off to a powerful begin within the first couple of minutes scoring the primary 4 factors and 6 of the primary 10 to guide 6-4 with 6:31 left within the opening quarter.  

After WVU responded with the subsequent 5 factors over the subsequent 44 seconds of recreation motion to hop out in entrance 9-6, Tech scored the subsequent 4 factors to get again in entrance, 10-9 with 1:28 to play.  

WVU used a triple from Smith to take a 12-10 lead into quarter quantity two.  

Since going up 6-4, the Woman Raiders made simply two of their subsequent 10 pictures.  

Within the second, Tech didn’t get on the scoreboard till the 5:39 mark as WVU opened with the primary 5 factors of the quarter.   

Ella Tofaeono broke the ice for Tech when she hit a layup. The shot introduced Tech to inside 19-12.  

WVU ran its run to 7-2 on a Quinerly layup with 5:05 to play, however Tech scored the subsequent seven factors to drag to inside 21-19 with 2:18 to play within the quarter.  

Tech was held scoreless over the ultimate 2:18 of the quarter, as WVU scored the ultimate 4 factors to guide 25-19 after 20 minutes.  

Within the first two quarters, Tech managed simply 9-of-28 taking pictures and was 0-of-9 from distance.  

After the break, Tech used a layup from Katie Ferrell to leap begin an 11-2 run over the primary 5 minutes and 15 seconds of the third quarter.  

The run flipped a six-point halftime deficit right into a 30-27 Tech lead. The run was sparked as a lot on the defensive finish because the offensive one, because the Woman Raiders held WVU with no subject purpose over the span. WVU was 0-of-7 from the ground and turned the ball over 3 times.  

WVU responded after the under-five media timeout, scoring 5 of the subsequent seven and 9 of the ultimate 11 factors to guide 36-32 after half-hour of play.  

The Woman Raiders held WVU to simply 3-of-12 taking pictures from the ground and 0-of-7 from 3-point vary.  

The Mountaineers stored driving the momentum from the top of the third interval within the fourth, utilizing a triple to take a second half excessive 39-32 lead with 9:42 to play.  

Tech answered with back-to-back layups from Freelon to drag to inside 42-38 with 7:19 to play within the recreation, however WVU used back-to-back triples from Smith and Kiyah Watson to take a 45-38 lead with 6:25 to play.  

WVU prolonged its run to 10-2 with 5 fast factors from Hemingway. The run gave WVU a 52-40 lead with 4:10 to play.  

Tech twice pulled to with eight factors with 2:40 remaining (52-44) and with 2:01 (55-47), however WVU discovered a method to improve its result in 59-47 with 1:23 to play.  

The Woman Raiders answered with 10 of the subsequent 12 factors to claw to inside 61-57 with 32 ticks to play however WVU answered with the subsequent six factors to seal the victory.  

With the loss Saturday, Tech fell to 5-17 all-time towards the Mountaineers.  

HEAD COACH KRISTA GERLICH:
“Clearly, it’s a disappointing loss for us as a result of I really feel like we had some momentum heading into the sport. We appeared fairly fatigued from the phrase ‘go,’ which was unlucky. I do suppose that West Virginia is an excellent basketball crew, and they’re very properly coached. Their guards are actually powerful, a number of the greatest within the convention. We turned the ball over too many instances, and we had too many empty performs, significantly within the second half after we closed the hole. We did not end properly, and West Virginia did. They shot the ball rather well from the three-point line within the fourth quarter, and I believe that was the distinction.” 

INSIDE THE BOX SCORE:
• Freelon continues to play properly the final three video games. The ahead reached double-figures for the second straight recreation.  

• The ahead has now scored 31 factors the final three video games on 13-of-18 taking pictures. 

• Tofaeono scored eight factors and grabbed six rebounds in simply 11:25 of motion. The ahead was excellent 4-of-4 from the ground however was hampered by 4 fouls.  

• Regardless of taking pictures simply 7-of-19 from the sphere and 2-of-6 from the road, Scott discovered a method to get to 18 factors to increase her streak to seven video games with not less than 18.  

• She did nonetheless fail to get to twenty factors for the primary time in six video games.  

• WVU shot 29 makes an attempt from the charity stripe as in comparison with 10 makes an attempt for the Woman Raiders.  

• Tech outrebounded WVU 35-30.
• The Woman Raider fell for the primary time this season when holding a crew under 30 factors within the paint. Tech was beforehand 14-0 in these situations.  

UP NEXT:
Following the mini-bye on Wednesday, Tech returns to motion for Baylor subsequent Saturday (Jan. 28). The sport would be the All-Woman Raider reunion in addition to the thirtieth anniversary of the 1993 Nationwide Championship. 

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