AJ Ramos, the Big 12 leader in strikeouts heading into the game, was pulled with one out in the bottom of the fifth inning. Ramos left the game without a strikeout for the first time this season and it marked the first start of his career that he did not have at least one strikeout.
Sophomore first baseman James Leverton had his career-high 11-game hit streak come to an end tonight. Leverton went 0-for-4 at the plate and finished with a career-high three strikeouts.
Sophomore reliever Brian Cloud pitched a career-high 3 2/3 innings allowing just two hits and struckout four.
Junior left fielder Geoff Byrns paced the Tech offense with three hits and it marked his 14th multiple hit game of the season.
Roger Kieschnick increased his home run total to nine on the season and needs just one more to give the Red Raiders three different players with double digit home runs.
Texas now leads the all-time series against Texas Tech 91-32.