Texas Tech's 17th Big 12 tournament appearance will start Wednesday in Kansas City. The Red Raiders are 12-16 all time and 7-7 in the first round. Texas Tech is a much improved team from last year who lost to Oklahoma State in the first round of competition.

Texas Tech has improved it's record from 8-23 with only 1 Big 12 win to 10-19 with 3 Big 12 win's including an upset over Iowa State in Lubbock.

This is the fourth all time meeting v.s. WVU and the record stand's 3-0 WVU.