Texas Tech 75, Northern Kentucky 69

Jaye Crockett scored 16 points and grabbed eight rebounds to

lead Texas Tech to a 75-69 win over Northern Kentucky Tuesday


Crockett has now led the Red Raiders in scoring in five

consecutive games. Josh Gray added 14 points for Texas Tech


Eshaunte Jones led the Norse (0-6) with 16 points, going 4 of 7

from behind the 3-point line. Tyler White added 14 points, while

Jack Flournoy and Chad Jackson added 13.

The Red Raiders built an 11-point lead, with a 14-0 run early in

the first half, but allowed the Norse to close it to five just

after halftime.

The Red Raiders responded with a 15-0 run early in the second

half, which put them ahead by 20 points. The Norse cut the lead to

as few as six points in the final minute but weren’t able to

completely close the gap.