Texas Tech defeats Gamecock men in basketball, Saturday

USC Athletics

No. 14 Texas Tech defeated the USC men in basketball 70-63, Saturday, in the Big 12/SEC Challenge.
The Gamecocks (13-8) were up 58-53 with 6:21 to go, but Texas Tech rallied for the win.

Texas Tech (17-4) outscored South Carolina 17-5 over the final six minutes of the game.
The Gamecocks missed six of its final seven shots.

Chris Silva led the Gamecocks with 16 points before fouling out in the final minute.
South Carolina resumes SEC play when Mississippi State travels to Columbia for a match-up on Wednesday, Jan. 31. Tip-off is scheduled for 8:30 p.m. ET, with Mike Morgan (play-by-play) and Pat Bradley (analyst) on the call for the SEC Network broadcast.