No. 22 Baylor hangs on to beat Texas Tech 63-60
LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) Lester Medford hit a 3-pointer at the buzzer - his only one of the game - to lift No. 22 Baylor to a 63-60 victory over Texas Tech on Saturday, the Bears' fourth straight win.
Zach Smith hit a jumper for the Red Raiders to tie it at 60.
Al Freeman scored 14 points and Terry Maston added 12 for Baylor (14-3, 4-1 Big 12).
The Bears overcame a sluggish start to the second half and allowed the Red Raiders to pull ahead 39-38 on a layup by Smith.
Baylor missed eight free throws to help Texas Tech stay close.
Devaugntah Williams scored 16 points and Aaron Ross added 14 for the Red Raiders (11-5, 1-4), who lost their fourth straight.
Baylor's bench scored 26 points, led by Maston. Texas Tech got 23 points from its bench.