Texas Tech - Kansas State Postgame Notes|
Jan. 14, 2014
TEXAS TECH – KANSAS STATE POSTGAME NOTES
KANSAS STATE 72, TEXAS TECH 65 - FINAL
TUESDAY, JAN. 14, 2014
UNITED SPIRIT ARENA – LUBBOCK, TEXAS
- Today’s attendance was 3,686.
- There was 1 lead changes during the game.
- There were 2 ties during the game.
- Kansas State’s largest lead was 10 (31-21) at 18:46 in the 2nd Half.
- Texas Tech’s largest lead was 6 (10-4) at 15:17 in the 1st Half.
- Texas Tech’s largest run was 10-4 to start the 1st Half.
- Kansas State’s largest run was 13-0 from 7:31 to 0:40 in the 1st Half to make it 27-18.
- Texas Tech is 6-10 overall and 0-5 in Big 12 Conference play.
- Kansas State is 7-9 overall and 1-4 in Big 12 Conference play.
- Texas Tech is 6-6 overall and 0-3 in Big 12 Conference play at home this season.
- Kansas State leads the all-time series 13-12.
- Texas Tech is 6-6 in Lubbock vs. Kansas State.
- Candi Whitaker is 6-10 in her first season as Tech’s head coach.
- 65 points were the most for Texas Tech since scoring 76 on Dec. 21.
TEXAS TECH STARTERS (GAMES STARTED THIS YEAR)
BATTLE CAREER NIGHT
Texas Tech junior guard Amber Battle scored a career-high 32 points on Tuesday night vs. Kansas State. It was the first time a Lady Raider scored 30 points or more in a game since Patrice Edwards scored 33 against Baylor on Feb. 7, 2007.
BATTLE FROM THE LINE
Texas Tech junior guard Amber Battle was 11 of 13 (84.6 percent) from the free-throw line on Tuesday night vs. Kansas State. That is the most free throws made in a game by a Lady Raider this season.
SPEARS IN DOUBLE FIGURES
Texas Tech freshman guard Minta Spears scored 12 points on Tuesday night vs. Kansas State – the most for her in Big 12 Conference play. Spears hit her first 3-pointer in Big 12 play and first in her last 25 attempts since hitting a three in the second half vs. Abilene Christian on Dec. 22.
Texas Tech was 21 of 51 (41.2 percent) from the field on Tuesday night vs. Kansas State. That’s the highest field goal percentage for Texas Tech in Big 12 Conference play this season (six games).