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           === Webb's big day propels Texas Tech past Iowa State ===
 
 Lubbock, TX (SportsNetwork.com) - True freshman Davis Webb threw for 415 yards
 and three touchdowns  in his first collegiate start  to lead 20th-ranked Texas
 Tech to a 42-35 win over Iowa State.
 
 Webb  went  35-for-56 and  showed no  signs of having  never started a college
 game.  He started  in  place of  another true  freshman,  Baker Mayfield,  who
 injured his knee in the Red Raiders' win last week over Kansas.
 
 "Baker  wasn't ready  to go, so Davis  was the guy, and he played well," Texas
 Tech head coach Kliff Kingsbury said. "We have some throws out there that he'd
 like  to have  back and some things he  could have hit, but I liked the way he
 handled himself and stayed composed."
 
 The Red Raiders (6-0, 3-0 Big 12) had three backs rush for 80-plus yards and a
 touchdown  apiece in  a 251-yard team effort. SaDale Foster, who had the game-
 winning  touchdown,  had nine carries for  87 yards, DeAndre Washington had 13
 carries for 88 yards and Kenny Williams had 17 carries for 80 yards.
 
 Texas  Tech  also had three  receivers with a  touchdown apiece. Eric Ward had
 seven  catches for 61  yards, Bradley Marquez had six catches for 50 yards and
 Jakeem  Grant  had five  catches for  90 yards.  Jace Amaro  led the team with
 nine receptions and 143 yards.
 
 Iowa  State (1-4, 0-2)  was led by a rushing score apiece from Aaron Wimberly,
 Shontrelle  Johnson  and Jeff Woody. Sam  B. Richardson was 15-for-38 with 168
 and one touchdown in defeat.
 
 The  Red Raiders started the scoring with an 11-play, 80-yard drive. On a 3rd-
 and-1  from the Cyclones' 34-yard line, Washington rushed to pick up the first
 down. That led to a 33-yard touchdown pass from Webb to Grant.
 
 On  the  kickoff following the score,  Iowa State's Jarvis West wasted no time
 answering by coming up with a 95-yard touchdown return to tie the game.
 
 "Once  I caught the ball, I just realized that I had to make the right reads,"
 West  said of his  return. "It was down to one person, and I knew I could make
 him miss it."
 
 Texas Tech then had another 11-play drive, this time for 77 yards, and another
 score.  On a 3rd-and-4  in the red zone, Webb threw a pass into the hands of a
 Cyclone defensive back, but Foster muscled the ball away to get the first down
 with  a  13-yard catch.  One  play  later, Ward  was  penalized  15 yards  for
 unsportsmanlike  conduct,  but redeemed himself  with a 4-yard touchdown catch
 after Washington rushed for 12 yards.
 
 The Cyclones went three-and-out to end the first quarter. Texas Tech attempted
 to take advantage of the lack of offense by Iowa State, but Ryan Bustin missed
 a 34-yard field goal attempt on the following drive.
 
 Iowa State went three-and-out again on its next possession, but got a break on
 the  punt  when a blocker  for Texas  Tech's Keenon Ward  was hit by the ball,
 causing a fumble which was recovered by the Cyclones' Levi Peters at the Texas
 Tech 33-yard line.
 
 West caught a 15-yard pass on 3rd-and-9 to extend the drive, and the next play
 was a 4-yard option toss from Richardson to Wimberly for a touchdown that tied
 the game again.
 
 Texas  Tech  continued the  trading of  scores with  an 11-play, 86-yard drive
 capped  by  Williams' push across  the goal line on  a 4th-and-1. Webb led the
 drive by completing a pair of 17-yard passes, one to Williams and the other to
 Grant.  Amaro later  contributed a 28-yard catch which brought Tech to the ISU
 10-yard  line,  then had  a catch  for nine yards  which preceded the Williams
 touchdown.
 
 The Cyclones came right back with a touchdown of their own. Richardson ran for
 38 yards on the first play of the drive to get to the Texas Tech 37-yard line.
 Quenton  Bundrage later  caught a 19-yard pass  to get to the 8-yard line, and
 Wimberly rushed for five yards before Jeff Woody ran it in from 3-yards out to
 tie the game at 21-21 with 2:57 left in the first half.
 
 Webb  came out ready  to score once again, however, as he completed six passes
 in a row on the ensuing possession. He hit Ward for 16 yards, Amaro for a pair
 of  12-yard gains, Marquez for six yards, Grant for a loss of two and the last
 two  to Marquez,  who fumbled  the ball  on the  second catch  and Iowa  State
 recovered on their own 24-yard line with just over a minute left in the half.
 
 Texas  Tech scored the  first points of the second half to move back in front.
 Foster  had a 22-yard  rush and Williams had a 17-yard run to move the Raiders
 down the field before Webb finished the drive with a 12-yard touchdown pass to
 Marquez midway through the third quarter.
 
 It  wasn't until  the fourth quarter when  the crowd saw more points. Webb hit
 Williams  with a 14-yard  pass and then Amaro for a 39-yarder to bring the Red
 Raiders  into  Cyclones territory.  Washington ended the  drive with a 12-yard
 score for a 35-21 lead with 12:06 to play.
 
 Jeremiah  George intercepted  Webb  shortly afterward,  however,  to give  the
 Cyclones  the ball at Texas Tech's 20-yard line. It took Johnson two rushes to
 get  into the end zone, one for 17 yards and then a 3-yarer for the score that
 brought the Cyclones within a touchdown.
 
 Two  drives later, the  Red Raiders' Foster ran for 38 yards to put Texas Tech
 up by a 42-28 score with 5:30 left to play.
 
 Iowa  State then drove  13 plays for 80 yards, capped off by an E.J. Bibbs 16-
 yard  touchdown reception with 1:54 remaining. However, Texas Tech was able to
 run the clock out to seal the victory and remain unbeaten.
 
 
                                  Game Notes
 
 Texas  Tech  leads the series all-time  series, 9-3 ... First-year coach Kliff
 Kingsbury became the first Texas Tech coach in school history to win his first
 six  games  ... Iowa  State remained  perfect in  the red  zone this season by
 scoring a touchdown on each of its four opportunities.
 
 
 10/12 20:20:14 ET

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