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Texas Tech defense smothers Morehead State in rout

LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) -- Jarrius Jackson scored 27 points and Martin Zeno had 15 as Texas Tech beat Morehead State 76-42 on Saturday.

Jackson was 10-of-10 from the foul line and hit three 3-pointers for the Red Raiders (4-2), who held the Eagles scoreless for an eight-minute stretch that began during a 21-5 run in the second half.

Shaun Williams scored 12 points and Tyke Cockerham scored 11 for Morehead State (1-2), which shot just 29 percent from the field. The Red Raiders scored 31 points off 26 turnovers by the Eagles.

Texas Tech, which started the game on a 14-3 run, shot 42 percent from the field and led by as much as 40 before Morehead State scored the final six points.

Terry Martin and Alan Voskuil added nine points for Texas Tech.

Quinton Smith had nine points, all on 3-pointers, for Morehead State.