Rotating image
#blackout Texas A&M on Wednesday

Blackout against A&M.

Blackout against A&M.

Jan. 30, 2012

LUBBOCK, Texas - The Texas Tech Lady Raider basketball team is encouraging fans to wear black this Wednesday at 7 p.m. when No. 18 Texas A&M (14-5, 5-3 Big 12) and No. 25 Texas Tech (15-5, 3-5) play their final Big 12 Conference game at United Spirit Arena.

Fans can get in on the social media trends by using the #blackout hashtag on Twitter. You can follow several Twitter accounts with Lady Raiders basketball:

Head Coach Kristy Curry: @CoachCurry

Assistant Coach Kelly Curry: @KCTxTech

Assistant Coach Shereka Wright: @sherekagirl

Assistant Coach Brooke Stoehr: @BrookeStoehr

Director of Operations Grant Fausset: @gfausset

Sports Information Director Travis Cram: @traviscram

Texas Tech Athletics: @TechAthletics

Texas Tech Gameday: @TechGameday

The first 200 students will eat for free and there will also be a free photobooth fans can have fun with along the concourse at United Spirit Arena. Seniors 62 and older and children 12 and under can purchase tickets for $6.

Fans can also take advantage of a special opportunity on Sunday for the 1 p.m. game against Missouri. Bring four canned goods and receive one $5 ticket to get in to Sunday's game. All canned goods will be donated to the South Plains Food Bank. For more information on ticket promotions go to



Tickets are available through the Texas Tech ticket office by calling (806) 742-TECH or by going online to

Official Gear of the
Texas Tech Red Raiders