Sat. Dec 10th, 2022

LUBBOCK, Texas — — Daniel Batcho led a balanced assault with 12 factors as No. 25 Texas Tech rolled to a 73-49 victory in opposition to Northwestern State within the season opener for each groups Monday.

Batcho added 10 rebounds for the Crimson Raiders, who rolled to the victory by breaking it open within the early moments of the second half. Kevin Obanor and Kerwin Walton every added 9 factors for Texas Tech, which linked on 24 of 46 photographs from the ground.

Northwestern State was led by Isaac Haney’s 16 factors. Ja’Monta Black added 12.

Texas Tech broke it open late within the first half, outscoring the Demons 15-6 in the course of the ultimate six-plus minutes and taking a 42-23 lead at intermission. Batcho fueled the flurry with six consecutive factors earlier than D’Maurian Williams transformed a reverse layup simply earlier than halftime.

BIG PICTURE

Texas Tech wins its twenty third consecutive season opener and prolonged its residence successful streak to 22 in a row. Northwestern State falls to a nationally ranked Crimson Raider staff to start yr for second time in three seasons.

UP NEXT

Texas Tech faces Texas Southern at 7 p.m. Thursday in Lubbock.

Northwestern State is residence in opposition to Ouachita Baptist at midday Thursday.

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