Prairie View A&M vs Texas Tech

Texas Tech 89, Prairie View 79

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LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) - Jordan Tolbert scored 16 points as Texas Tech defeated Prairie View A&M 89-79 Friday night in the season opener for both teams.

The Red Raiders' win came in interim coach Chris Walker's first game. He took over the program two weeks after Billy Gillispie resigned Sept. 20.

Tolbert was 7 for 7 from the field and had seven rebounds.

Jamal Williams Jr. added 15 points for Texas Tech, including 3-pointers on three straight possessions to spark an early run that gave the Red Raiders a lead they carried through the rest of the game.

Prairie View trailed by 20 points before getting as close as eight in the second half. Carl Blair was 15 of 17 from the free-throw line and finished with 19 points for the Panthers. Ryan Gesiakowski added 18 points.

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Prairie View A&M Panthers
J. Montgomery, F202-80-06144
R. Jenkins, F150-00-01040
C. Blair, G352-615-1724219
R. Gesiakowski, G345-105-602218
R. Wright, G232-101-22415
M. Riathin221-13-48035
M. Scott204-51-110010
L. Munks152-101-24016
J. Eleby84-60-23058
W. Afolayan62-20-01104
J. Duplessis30-20-00000
Totals 24-6026-3434122279
 40%76.5% 
Texas Tech Red Raiders
J. Tolbert, F307-72-371216
D. Kravic, F193-63-47039
J. Williams, Jr., G284-93-362115
T. Gotcher, G262-54-52038
J. Gray, G255-140-044310
D. Robinson264-75-611314
J. Crockett170-25-64155
D. Hannahs122-30-01036
T. Nurse121-40-00112
K. Tapsoba52-20-12014
L. Adams00-00-00010
C. Lammert00-00-00000
Totals 30-5922-2837102689
 50.8%78.6% 
SWAC
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Texas So.16-218-15185
Alcorn St.13-515-15253
Jackson St.12-620-16222
Southern U.11-722-13186
Alabama St.9-914-17265
Prairie View7-117-24334
Alabama A&M6-1210-18332
Ark.-PB6-128-25310
Miss. Val.6-128-27330
Grambling4-147-24350

Big 12
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Kansas15-333-51
W. Virginia13-526-910
Oklahoma12-629-86
Texas11-720-1327
Iowa St.10-823-1223
Baylor10-822-1225
Texas Tech9-919-1336
Kansas St.5-1317-1690
Oklahoma St.3-1512-20172
TCU2-1612-21174
 
Other games
LEHI 77 Final
BAYL 99
MIST 62 Final
UCONN 66
USA 76 Final
FSU 71
UMOH 59 Final
NCST 97
GAST 55 Final
DUKE 74
OHST 0 Canc.
MU 0
GWEB 59 Final
UNC 76
BRY 54 Final
IND 97
SEMO 55 Final
KAN 74
UNT 51 Final
CREI 71
SLIP 62 Final
MICH 100
MD 69 Final
UK 72
SOUT 65 Final
GONZ 103
GTOWN 23 Canc.
FLA 27
IAST 59 Final
UCLA 86