No. 17 Texas Tech 69, Rice 52
LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) _ Keitha Dickerson had 16 points, 15 rebounds and four steals to lead No. 17 Texas Tech to a 69-52 over Rice on Tuesday night.
Texas Tech (2-0) used a 10-0 run to start the second half to take a 35-23 lead and coasted the rest of the way against the Owls (1-1).
Katrisa O’Neal added 17 points for Texas Tech.
The Red Raiders closed out the game with a nine-point run, pushing their margin of victory to 17 points.
Texas Tech put the clamps on the Owls’ offense throughout the game, limiting Rice to only 33 percent shooting from the field.
Rice’s leading scorer, Marla Brumfield, shot 3-of-14 and scored only seven points. Kirra Jordan lead Rice with 17 points and eight rebounds.