April 11, 2014
TEXAS TECH TEAM NOTES
Texas Tech improved to 29-14 on the year with the victory, leaving the Red Raiders one shy of their fifth straight 30-win season. Tech is one of just three Big 12 programs (Oklahoma, Texas) to record 30 wins in each of the past four seasons.
The Red Raiders completed an impressive comeback with four runs in the seventh inning. The late inning heroics marked the most runs scored by Texas Tech in the seventh this year.
Texas Tech had previously only scored four runs in the seventh inning this year before doubling that total in tonight's victory.
The victory marked the first time Texas Tech had an overcome a deficit when heading into the seventh inning since defeating Appalachian State, 10-9, on Feb. 13, 2011, during the Kajikawa Classic in Tempe, Ariz.
The Red Raiders are now 1-10 this year when trailing after six innings.
Texas Tech improved to 2-2 this year in three-game series openers this year and 1-2 now in Big 12 Conference play.
Texas Tech is now 9-1 in night games this year and 28-20 all-time under Shanon Hays.
Texas Tech improved to 26-5 this year when scoring at least three runs in a game.
Texas Tech is 17-2 when hitting a home run this year as Gretchen Aucoin connected on a solo shot in the fifth inning.
Texas Tech improved to 14-4 at Rocky Johnson Field this year with the victory. The Red Raiders are 88-36 all-time under Shanon Hays on their home field.
Texas Tech's two sacrifice flies were its most since recording two as well on March 19 in the first game of a doubleheader against North Texas.