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LUBBOCK, Texas -- With six seniors, including three graduate transfers, Texas Tech is among the oldest teams in college basketball. Shawn Thornton Panthers Jersey Authentic .Saturday, it was a veteran that sealed an 85-84 win over Rice when Anthony Livingston made three free throws with 2.4 seconds left.Rices Connor Cashaw missed two free throws with 13 seconds left before Livingston attempted a 3-pointer in traffic and was fouled.Livingston, a graduate transfer from Arkansas State that celebrated his 24th birthday Saturday, finished with a career-high 33 points. Keenan Evans added 14 points and had three assists for Texas Tech (7-1).I had no doubt that I was going to go up there and make the free throws, Livingston said. Just make the free throws for my team. Like you said, best birthday ever.It was the first 30-point performance by a Texas Tech player since Mike Singletary at Iowa State in January 2011.Rice (6-2) was led by 27 points from Marcus Evans and 25 points and six rebounds by Egor Koulechov.Rice led 82-79 with 57.6 seconds left before Texas Tech took a timeout. After a Justin Gray 3-point attempt missed, Marcus Evans grabbed the rebound and was fouled on the other end of the court. He hit both free throws to put Rice up, 84-79.Unbelievable heart, Gray said. The previous timeouts leading up to that, coach (Chris) Beard just reiterated, you know, `Were going to win this game. Just making sure everybody had that look in their eye.Evans brought the Red Raiders to within two, 84-82, on a 3-pointer before Cashaw was fouled.The game was tied 61-61 with 10:33 left after Koulechov and Livingston traded 3-pointers. Entering the game, Koulechov averaged 18.3 points and Livingston averaged 11.4 points.The floor is spaced so well (by Rice), Beard said. Its a couple times where just Rice had a layup on it. Its because we were trying to take away the 3-point shot.The first half ended with a 34-31 Texas Tech lead. Texas Tech shot 64 percent from the floor in the second half and Rice shot 59.3 percent.We let it fly -- thats just how we play, Rice coach Mike Rhoades said. We wanted to play faster than we did today. Weve been playing pretty fast. But our guys know they have the green light.BIG PICTURERice: Texas Tech was Rices first opponent from a Power Five conference this season. It entered with a five-game winning streak and will visit Atlantic Coast Conference member Pittsburgh on Dec. 17.Texas Tech: The Red Raiders are missing standout frontcourt players Norense Odiase and Aaron Ross, who are both rehabbing injuries. Livingston has provided strong frontcourt performances along with Zach Smith. ... Entering Saturday, Big 12 teams posted a 56-11 record to start the season.ITS BEEN A WHILETexas Tech and Rice last played in 1996, a game the Red Raiders won 68-53. All 91 of the previous meetings between these teams came as members of the Southwest Conference.OWLS OFF TURNOVERSRice won the points off turnover margin 18-15, an area the Red Raiders have generally succeeded in and used to suffocate opponents this year.RICES RANGEThe Owls entered the game averaging nine 3-pointers per game. Saturday, they finished with 15.UP NEXTRice hosts Stephen F. Austin on Dec. 10.Texas Tech hosts the University of Texas-San Antonio Wednesday. Jakub Kindl Panthers Jersey Authentic Jonathan Huberdeau Panthers Jersey Authentic .ca looks back at the stories and moments that made the year memorable. http://www.hockeypanthersauthority.com/reto-berra-panthers-jersey-c-15/ . -- Catcher Brett Hayes has agreed to a $630,000, one-year contract with the Kansas City Royals, avoiding salary arbitration. MINNEAPOLIS -- Police documents say a University of Minnesota wrestling coach refused to turn over the names of student-athletes involved in the sale and use of the anti-anxiety drug Xanax.According to a search warrant affidavit obtained Tuesday by the Minneapolis Star-Tribune (http://strib.mn/29dC1ZM ), J Robinson told police in April that he had fully taken care of his teams drug problem.Campus police have been conducting a criminal investigation into a team members disputed allegation that Robinson attempted to cover up the widespread sale and use of Xanax by his wrestlers.Police met with Robinson, but he refused to provide names, documents or other information pertinent to the investigation, according to the affidavit. They later executed a search warrant directed at Robinson and the wrestlers allegedly involved with the drug ring. Investigators seized computers, a DVD drive, 15 storage drives and a phone from Robinsons office, according to the warrant.Robinson said that he would provide more detailed information beyond possession and use by his players if we could grant his players immunity, university investigator Aaron Churness wrote. Aaron Ekblad Panthers Jersey. Robinsons attorney, Ryan Kaess, said the coach was trying to help his athletes by denying police access. He also called the alleged Xanax sales ticky-tack violations.I dont believe these kids were drug dealers in the true sense of the word, Kaess said. They were passing them around at parties and sharing in the cost of the drugs.Robinson was placed on paid leave on June 1. The university launched its own investigation last month.Attorneys for two wrestlers have asked the university to pause its investigation because of its potential to interfere with the criminal investigation, according to district court documents.Robinson has led the Gophers to three national championships in 30 years. Cheap NFL Jerseys Cheap NFL Jerseys China Cheap Jerseys From China Cheap NFL Jerseys Authentic Wholesale Jerseys China Cheap NFL Jerseys China NFL Cheap Jerseys ' ' '

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