Texas Tech Red Raiders guard Zhaire Smith (2) reacts late in the second half with guard Keenan Evans

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Keenan Evans, Texas Tech Head To Sweet 16 After Win Over Florida

March 17, 2018 - 10:35 pm

DALLAS  —  The Texas Tech Red Raiders are going to the sweet 16 for the first time since 2005.

Keenan Evans led Tech with 22 points and hit a tiebreaking 3-pointer with 2 1/2 minutes to go as the third-seeded Red Raiders knocked off Florida 69-66 on Saturday night at the American Airlines Center. 

Texas Tech will take on the Purdue Boilermakers on Friday night in Boston. 

You can see the game at 8:57 p.m. on TBS.