Oklahoma's Lattin comes from family of basketball greats (Krista Pirtle's Blog)

Yes, if you’re familiar with college basketball history, or you’ve seen “Glory Road,” the name on the back of No. 12’s jersey does look familiar.

Freshman forward Khadeem Lattin is the grandson of David “Big Daddy” Lattin who was a starter on Texas Western’s 1966 team that beat Kentucky in the NCAA championship game. That was portrayed in the 2006 movie “Glory Road.” David Lattin went on to play in the ABA an NBA.

But his basketball lineage doesn’t stop there.

A quick look at No. 24 Oklahoma (Krista Pirtle's Blog)

Texas Tech, the second-youngest team in the Big 12, goes up against the second-most veteran team in the Big 12 in Oklahoma.

All but one starter returns from last season for the Sooners – Jordan Woodard, Buddy Hield, Isaiah Cousins and Ryan Spangler.

Hield leads the conference with 17.8 points per game and contributes 5.4 rebounds, 1.9 assists and 1.4 steals per game.

The Texas Tech offense was broke. The Red Raiders were dead last in the conference, averaging only 53 points in league play. The scoring struggles were all over the court - from the floor at 40.8 percent, to the perimeter at 30.

January 26, 2015 - 9:28pm

The Texas Tech players knew they were better than what they were showing on the court. Back-to-back 20-point losses were the latest showings from a Red Raider team 0-6 in Big 12 play. "We got tired of losing," junior guard Toddrick Gotcher said.

January 25, 2015 - 10:41pm

In the aftermath of Texas Tech's first win over a top-10 team in six years, junior guard Devaugntah Williams thought he was going to be trampled. "I was low-key scared," Williams said. "It was a good feeling.

January 25, 2015 - 1:41am

Three weeks after league play began, Texas Tech gets its first conference win of the season. Against the No. 1 team in the Big 12 and No. 9 team in the country in Iowa State. Eleven 3-pointers paved the way for the Red Raiders’ upset over the Cyclones 78-73. It’s the biggest win since Texas T...

January 24, 2015 - 6:19pm

VIDEO: Texas Tech knocks off No. 9 Iowa State 78-73

TEXAS TECH VS. NO. 9 IOWA STATE 3 P.M. TODAY UNITED SUPERMARKETS ARENA Texas Tech freshman forward Justin Gray, who started 13 games for the Red Raiders, is expected to miss the rest of the season with knee issues.

January 24, 2015 - 1:52am

Texas Tech's freshmen are getting a lot of valuable experience, and it shows. The Red Raiders are leading the Big 12 this season, both in percentage of the team's minutes played and percentage of its points tallied by freshmen.

January 24, 2015 - 1:50am

Odiase and possibly Onwuasor to miss game against Iowa State (Krista Pirtle's Blog)

Coach Tubby Smith said that Norense Odiase hasn’t practiced Thursday or Friday due to illness. Because of that, he won’t play against the Cyclones.

Odiase, who has started every game this season, is averaging 6.7 points and 4.6 rebounds per game.

Another Red Raider could also miss Saturday’s game.