Raiders put end to skid

Wednesday, January 21, 2009

— Mike Singletary scored 20 points, including Texas Tech’s final 12, and the Red Raiders snapped a three-game losing streak with a 63-55 victory over Colorado on Tuesday night.

Tech had a 51-49 lead with 3:28 left in the second half before Singletary outscored Colorado 12-6 the rest of the way. He hit four field goals, including two fast-break dunks, and four free throws.

Cory Higgins led Colorado (8-9, 0-3 Big 12) with 21 points and kept the Buffaloes close even when the Red Raiders (11-7, 1-2) tried to pull away,

Alan Voskuil, Tech’s leading scorer, took only one shot, hitting a three-pointer with 12:52 left in the second half.