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The last meeting between Minnesota and Texas Tech didn't end favorably for the Gophers who squandered a 38-7 lead to lose in the 2006 Insight Bowl. The Maroon and Gold look to reverse their fortunes in their rematch with the Red Raiders in the Meineke Car Care Bowl of Texas. Join GopherDigest to chat about the game.
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Texas Tech played Minnesota in the Texas Bowl on Friday, and one Red Raiders player noticed a T-shirt with a major blunder on it. Texas Tech freshman wide receiver Summitt Hogue shared the picture below on Instagram and pointed out that the shirt got the Texas state flag wrong:
Here’s what the flag should look like:
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Tumultuous times have hit Texas Tech since the Red Raiders received, and accepted, the bid to play in the Meineke Car Care Bowl of Texas Dec. 28 in Houston. Foremost, of course, was Tommy Tuberville's stunning resignation to take the post at Cincinnati.
Dejan Kravic scored 22 points, leading three players in scoring 20 or more points, to lead Texas Tech to an 85-74 win over North Carolina A&T on Friday night.
Kravic also had six rebounds. True freshman Dusty Hannahs added a career-high 21 points for the Red Raiders in his second career start. Jaye Crockett had a double-double with 20 points and 14 rebounds.
Who: Minnesota Golden Gophers (6-6) vs Texas Tech Red Raiders (7-5)
When: Saturday, December 28th, 9 PM EST
Line: Texas Tech by 13
Texas Tech is one of the biggest point spread favorites left in the bowl games. This is a difficult match-up for Minnesota because they simply haven't played a team that likes to throw the rock around...
HOUSTON — D.J. Johnson returned an interception 39 yards and Ryan Bustin made a 28-yard field goal as time expired to give Texas Tech a 34-31 comeback victory over Minnesota on Friday night in the Meineke Car Care Bowl.
HOUSTON — Postgame notes from the Gophers' loss to Texas Tech in the Meineke Car Care Bowl.