The Texas Tech Lady Raiders Fall to Oklahoma 71-62
This season has turned into a disappointing season for Lady Raiders basketball fans. After a 14-0 start, Lady Raider fans were hoping that this season was the long awaited return to prominence and national relevance. The Lady Raiders however stand at 17-12 on the season after losing 12 of their last 15 games. Tech, after breaking into the top ten earlier in the season, the Lady Raiders have locked up the number 9 spot in the upcoming Big 12 tournament.
In the game against Oklahoma, the Texas Tech Lady Raiders had an off shooting night going 19-64 from the field, 29.7%, in the 71-62 loss. Casey Morris led Tech with 19 points, sophomore Shauntal Nobles added 11 points and seven rebounds and senior Jordan Barncastle added 11 points. The loss was the fifth in a row for the Lady Raiders for the second time this season. Earlier in the season it was free throws killing the Lady Raiders, recently it has been their shooting percentage.
The Lady Raiders have talent, its just young talent. The Lady Raiders will be back, its just a matter of time.