Texas Tech Begins Big 12 Play in Stillwater
Casey Morris comes into Wednesday's game with 988 career points, averaging 12.3 ppg this season.
Jan. 1, 2013
STILLWATER, Okla. -- Texas Tech meets with Oklahoma State for the 50th time in the series between the two schools with Texas Tech leading 30-19.
The two squads have split the last 14 meetings with Texas Tech winning three of the last four meetings. Texas Tech is 11-11 all-time in Stillwater. Kristy Curry is 3-3 in Stillwater as Texas Tech's head coach.
Tech (10-2, 0-0 Big 12) is on a two-game winning streak this season after winning its 48th consecutive non-conference game at home with an 86-56 win over Houston on Sunday. The Lady Raiders held its 11th opponent to 56 points or less this season and has the Big 12 Conference's best scoring defense, allowing only 49.8 points per game - No. 16 nationally.
No. 13/12 Oklahoma State (11-0, 0-0) comes into Wednesday's game with the country's longest active winning streak at 17, after winning its final six games last postseason en route to winning the Women's National Invitational Tournament.
Oklahoma State won both games this past weekend over Harvard and San Diego State in San Diego at the Surf N Slam Classic to take the tournament title.
PLAYER TO WATCH: Casey Morris - SR - GUARD
Morris continues to be one of the biggest offensive threats for Texas Tech, leading the team in points (148), steals (35), field goals (49) and 3-pointers (26). She enters Wednesday's game with 988 career points, dating back to her freshman season at California.