But, even though Texas Tech was favored by 4.5 points, this win for the Red Raiders over a No. 2 team that hit 11 of its 28 3-point attempts is an impressive feat under any circumstance, and even more so considering it now elevates them into the conversation as one of the favorites to win the league. The Mountaineers (15-2, 4-1) had a 15-game winning streak snapped.
The No. 2 West Virginia Mountaineers (15-1) haven't lost since their first game. West Virginia vs Texas Tech tv channel is on ESPN.
Carter picked up his fourth foul with 5:40 left but stuck around to tie the game at 65-all with a 3-pointer.
Wichita State 72, Tulsa 69: Landry Shamet and backcourt mate Conner Frankamp each scored 16 points and No. 5 Wichita State held off Tulsa.
Huggins is also very impressed with Tech's two freshmen, Zhaire Smith and Jarrett Culver, both 6-5.
NO. 10 XAVIER 92, NO. 25 CREIGHTON 70: Trevon Bluiett emerged from his shooting slump with 24 points, Kaiser Gates responded to getting dropped from the starting lineup by scoring 16 and the host Musketeers (16-3, 4-2 Big East) recovered from back-to-back road losses.
Oklahoma 102, TCU 97 (OT): Trae Young scored 29 of his 43 points after halftime, and No. 9 Oklahoma defeated No. 16 TCU in overtime. Smith is the team's second-leading scorer with an average of 10.4 points per game while shooting a sizzling 61.2 percent from the floor. He missed the front end of a one-and-one with 4.9 seconds left, Junior Etou rebounded and passed back to Taplin, whose 3-point try rimmed out.
Gonzaga 75, San Francisco 65: Johnathan Williams scored 17 points and Josh Perkins added 16 to lead No. 15 Gonzaga to its 18th straight road victory in the West Coast Conference.
Carter led the Mountaineers with 28 points on 10-of-22 shooting, his most points since scoring 29 against Missouri on November 26.
Jaylen Fisher had a career-high 22 points and Vladimir Brodziansky added 21 for TCU (13-4, 1-4). West Virginia's press can lead to a lot of open threes if it's broken and those are shots that this Kansas team may be able to make.
Clemson 72, Miami 63: Donte Grantham had 18 points, including four 3-pointers, and Mark Donnal had 12 points, including two critical second-half 3s, as No. 19 Clemson outlasted 18th-ranked Miami.
In the first 20 minutes, it was a battle of runs. Brady Manek added 22 points for the Sooners (14-2, 4-1 Big 12), who made a school-record 19 3-pointers.
Tennessee 75, Texas A&M 62: Jordan Bowden scored 15 points and No. 24 Tennessee handed Texas A&M its fifth consecutive loss.
The biggest lead for the Frogs, who had never won in Morgantown, was when they scored the first three points in overtime. "That's what everybody does, because that's how you can get to the free-throw line".
Stanford 73, Washington 64: One-time Washington commit Daejon Davis returned to his hometown and had 16 points, Reid Travis also finished with 16 points, and Stanford (10-8, 4-1) completed its first two-game road sweep in conference play in almost eight years with a 73-64 win over Washington on Saturday night. He averages 5.4 points per game.
(13.8), West (12.9), James Bolden 10.4 and Teddy Allen (9.1) per game.