Bane 23 points as TCU upends No. 18 Texas Tech 65-54

TCU center Kevin Samuel (21) passes the ball away from the defensive pressure by Texas Tech guard Kyler Edwards (0) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Fort Worth, Texas, Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2020. (AP Photo/Ray Carlin)


FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Desmond Bane scored 27 points, Kevin Samuel had 11 points and 11 rebounds and TCU upended No. 18 Texas Tech 65-54. The Horned Frogs pushed ahead to stay with a 13-2 run to start the second half. Bane had seven of those points, including one of his six 3-pointers in the game. TCU had never beaten Texas Tech when the Red Raiders were ranked. TCU was coming off two conference losses on the road last week by at least 20 points. Hahmi’us Ramsey had 15 points for Texas Tech.