Isaacs scores 19 points, Williams adds 18 to help Texas Tech roll past Oklahoma State 75-58

Wed, Mar 6, 2024
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Isaacs scores 19 points, Williams adds 18 to help Texas Tech roll past Oklahoma State 75-58

STILLWATER, Okla. (AP) - Pop Isaacs scored 19 points, Darrion Williams added 18 and Texas Tech jumped out early and cruised past Oklahoma State 75-58 on Tuesday night.

Williams and Isaacs each shot 5 of 6 from the field with a pair of 3s and scored 12 points each to help Texas Tech build a 38-17 halftime advantage. Oklahoma State shot just 21% (6 of 28) and missed 13 of 14 from long range before the break. The Red Raiders opened on a 12-1 run and never trailed, leading by as many 25 points in the second half.

Isaacs and Williams were a combined 15-of-23 shooting from the floor. Williams grabbed nine rebounds and Isaacs had five assists. Chance McMillian chipped in with three 3-pointers and finished with 14 points for the Red Raiders, who shot 50% (28 of 56) from the field and made 12 of 13 from the free-throw line.

Texas Tech (21-9, 10-7 Big 12), which entered having topped West Virginia 81-70 on the road, has won consecutive games for the first time since beating UCF and routing then-No. 6 Kansas on Feb. 12. The Red Raiders have won seven of their last nine against Oklahoma State (12-18, 4-13).

Eric Dailey Jr. scored 12 points and John-Michael Wright had 11 to lead the Cowboys, who have lost four straight games.

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Texas Tech hosts No. 11 Baylor and Oklahoma State plays at No. 20 BYU in Saturday regular-season finales.

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