Texas Tech Adds Exhibition Games To Schedule|
Javarez Willis is one of three returning lettermen on this year's squad.
October 10, 2011
LUBBOCK, Texas – Texas Tech men’s basketball has added a pair of exhibition games to its schedule, announced head coach Billy Gillispie.
The Red Raiders will face Southwestern Oklahoma State University of Weatherford, Okla., on Thursday, Nov. 3 at 7 p.m. at the United Spirit Arena. The Bulldogs were 16-13 as members of the Lone Star Conference last year.
Texas Tech will also face Our Lady of the Lake University on Saturday, Nov. 5 at the United Spirit Arena. The Saints were 21-10 last season in the NAIA Red River Conference. The game time has yet to be determined.
Both exhibition games are free and open to the public. It also marks the first exhibition game for Red Raider basketball since 2003.
The Billy Gillispie era kicks off on Friday, Nov. 11 at 8:30 p.m., as Texas Tech hosts Troy University at the United Spirit Arena.
To purchase your season tickets for the 2011-12 Red Raider basketball season, please log on to www.texastech.com or contact the athletics ticket office at (806) 742-4412 or toll free at 888-GO-BIG12.