Wildcats Upset No. 10 Lady Raiders, 62-61

Jalana Childs

Jan. 14, 2012

Final Stats

LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) - Jalana Childs scored 23 points to lead Kansas State to a 62-61 win Saturday over No. 10 Texas Tech, handing the Lady Raiders their second loss in a row.

Childs scored seven of the Wildcats' last nine points to erase Texas Tech's 58-53 lead. She hit two free throws with 1:43 to put Kansas State (13-3, 4-0) up for the first time since 43-40 earlier in the half.

The Lady Raiders had a chance with 6.6 seconds left after a jump ball. But Monique Smalls missed a short jumper as time expired.

Kierra Mallard scored 18 points and Christine Hyde and Morris scored 10 each. The win gave the Wildcats their first 4-0 start since winning the regular season Big 12 title in 2007-08.