MORGANTOWN, WV (KCBD) - The Texas Tech Red Raiders jumped out to an early lead on West Virginia and rolled to a 38-17 win.
It was the Red Raiders first road win under Matt Wells.
Jett Duffey threw for over 200 yards in the first quarter. His 81-yard touchdown pass to Dalton Rigdon gave Texas Tech a 21-3 lead.
SaRodorick Thompson added two touchdown runs in the second quarter to take a 35-10 lead at the half.
Duffey was 24-34 for 354 yards and one touchdown.
Rigdon had 3 catches for 106 yards.
Former Lubbock Cooper Pirate Jarret Doege was 11-17 for 119 yards and one touchdown for West Virginia.
This was Texas Tech’s first win over West Virginia since 2013.
Texas Tech (4-5, 2-4) is back home next Saturday hosting TCU at 11 a.m.