Last week, Texas Tech offensive coordinator Eric Morris bemoaned a lack of blocking from his outside receivers. They were much better at that Saturday at UTEP, he said.
The down side is the Red Raiders got zero catches from split ends D.J. Polite-Bray and Devin Lauderdale.
“They (the Miners) played press man a large majority of the game,” Morris said. “We’ve got to win on some of those deep balls.