Norense Odiase and Jarrett Culver both recording double-doubles as Odiase finished with 15 rebounds and a season-high 14 points. while Culver finished with 16 points and 10 rebounds.
Dylan Neuse led the Red Raiders offensively, going 2-for-4 with a walk and a steal, while Doug Facendo sent the game to extras with a two out two run double in the ninth.
Morgan Hornback scored Tech's only run on a solo home run to left field while she and Karli Hamilton were the only two Red Raiders to record a hit.
LaMarcus Aldridge had 48 points and 13 rebounds, while DeMar DeRozan had 16 points with 11 assists while Patty Mills added 12 points
James Harden scored 28 points in a little less than 29 minutes, while Chris Paul had 10 points and 13 assists, and Eric Gordon added 18 points
Red Raiders improve to 3-0 for the weekend, face Stetson Sunday and Monday.
The Red Raiders drew their biggest crowd in school history with 1,258 fans in attendance at Rocky Johnson Field.
Texas Tech defeats TCU, 4-2, in Fort Worth to stay undefeated in Big 12 play
Dallas Mavericks capitalized on Stephen Curry's absence to beat the Golden State Warriors 126-91 on Saturday night.
Texas Tech is Tulsa bound as the No. 3 seed in the West Region where the Red Raiders will play Northern Kentucky at 12:30 p.m. on Friday in the first round of the NCAA Tournament at the BOK Center.
Beard has led the Red Raiders to a 26-6 overall record this season and to the program's first-ever Big 12 Conference regular-season championship in his third year as the team's head coach.
Chris Paul had 18 points and seven assists for Houston, which had won three straight. Capela added 14 points and 10 rebounds.
The Spurs honored Wade before the game with a 1½-minute video highlighting his 16-year career, including the battles he split with San Antonio in the 2013 and 2104 NBA Finals.
The Red Raiders have run-ruled 11 opponents this season and have shortened seven of their last 10 games.
Kicinski's honor marks the 32
Thursday's game between Texas Tech and Michigan will mark the fifth matchup all-time between the two programs. Tech holds a 4-0 advantage in the all-time series with all four wins coming from 2010-11.
Texas Tech Athletics Director Kirby Hocutt and Senior Associate AD Robert Giovannetti bring the show live from Tulsa, Oklahoma in preparation for the Red Raiders NCAA tournament games. The two discussed the Big Dance and the world of Texas Tech athletics including Matt Wells and Red Raider spring football.
This week the Double T 97-3 staff answer, "How far do you have the Red Raider basketball team going in the NCAA Tournament?"
Chois and Zach are back to make their picks for all 32 (well, 30 without Duke and Buffalo) of the opening round games on Thursday and Friday.
Texas Tech Men's Basketball slid two spots to 9th in this week's AP Poll.
The San Antonia Spurs aren't concerned with making statements. They just want to pile up as many victories as they can late in the season. DeMar DeRozan had 26 points and nine rebounds, LaMarcus Aldridge added 23 points and 13 rebounds and Spurs beat the Golden State Warriors 111-105 on Monday night for their ninth straight win.
For the 7-footer who has built a Hall of Fame career shooting from the outside, it was the perfect way to reach his latest milestone. Dirk Nowitzki swished a 20-foot jumper with 8:35 left in the first quarter Monday night, passing Wilt Chamberlain for sixth place on the NBA's career scoring list -- but it wasn't enough for the Dallas Mavericks.
The Red Raiders will play Northern Kentucky at 12:30 on Friday. The team will be making their 17th NCAA tournament appearance in program history.