November 16, 2013

Tech doesn't have many answers

ARLINGTON, Texas -- In a season that will be mostly defined by for the revolving door at quarterback, Saturday's 63-34 loss to No. 4 Baylor will be remembered for the mixed bag true freshman walk-on Baker Mayfield delivered.

Mayfield accounted for 76.8 percent of Texas Tech's total offense with 314 passing yards and another 35 rushing yards. He also passed for four of the Red Raiders' five touchdowns with running back Kenny Williams passing for the other score on a halfback pass to Jace Amaro.

Yet the freshman also was responsible for all of Tech's turnovers between two fumbles and an interception. Baylor turned two of the turnovers into touchdowns, potentially a 35-point swing.

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