Through the first two games of the series, Texas Tech and West Virginia combined for nine runs off 21 hits.
With runners on the corners and one out, Hunter Hargrove battled. After taking the first pitch for a ball, the junior fouled off six-straight pitches before he connected on what would be his second home run of his Red Raider career.
The last time Texas Tech won the Big 12 regular-season title, the Red Raiders put together a 12-run seventh inning to overtake No. 22 Texas A&M 12-9 for the inaugural conference crown.
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. - Just when it looked as if Texas Tech would survive to play another day - or week - the Red Raiders didn't close strongly enough.