Jay Knuth scored 15, including 13 from the free-throw line, and Loyola of Chicago surprised Texas Tech 62-44 in the third round of the Las Vegas Classic Monday night.
Texas Tech will take on Loyola Chicago in the semifinals of the Continental Tire Las Vegas Classic on Monday at 7 p.m. CT at the Orleans Arena in Las Vegas.
Justin Gray scored 13 points and Devaugntah Williams added 11 to lift Texas Tech.
Texas Tech hosts Arkansas-Pine Bluff in the second round of the Continental Tire Las Vegas Classic at 8 p.m. Friday at United Supermarkets Arena.
Justin Gray scored 18 points to lead Texas Tech to a 101-39 win Wednesday night against South Carolina State in the opening round of the Continental Tire Las Vegas Classic. The Red Raiders led by at least 40 points for the final 13:32 and by at least 50 points for the final 7:45.