Javarez Willis called it a family bond, and it was surging through the Texas Tech locker room at United Spirit Arena.
There was yelling and high-fiving, players and coaches hugging everyone in sight. There were tears shed.
This is what winning felt like for the Red Raiders.
Texas Tech 65, Oklahoma 47.
The Red Raiders put an end to an 11-game losing streak on Saturday, earning their first Big 12 Conference win with a dominating performance over the Sooners. As the final buzzer sounded, six weeks of frustration turned into jubilation.