West Virginia edges out Texas Tech with last-second shot

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Texas Tech’s Mac McClung (0) dribbles the ball down the court during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Sam Houston State, Friday, Nov. 27, 2020, in Lubbock, Texas. (AP Photo/Brad Tollefson)

MORGANTOWN, WV (ABC Big 2/Fox 24) – No. 11 West Virginia overcame a 12-point deficit Monday night to take down No. 10 Texas Tech 88-87.

West Virginia’s Miles McBridge laid in a shot with seconds left to give the Mountaineers the lead. Texas Tech had possession of the ball when time expired, but Mac McClung missed the final shot. McClung finished the game with a season-high 30 points, however.

The ballgame was close throughout, with the teams tied at 39 going into halftime.

The Red Raiders are now 11-5 and 4-4 in Big 12 play.

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