Archive for Sunday, October 9, 2011

Texas A&M edges Tech

October 9, 2011


— Ryan Tannehill ran for two touchdowns and threw for another to lead No. 24 Texas A&M; over Texas Tech, 45-40, on Saturday night.

After leading by double-digits at halftime and losing the last two weeks, Texas A&M; finally put together four quarters, despite being outscored 20-14 in the second half.

The Aggies (3-2, 1-1) ran for 205 yards on 46 carries.

Seth Doege threw for three touchdowns and 391 yards to lead Texas Tech (4-1, 1-1). Eric Stephens injured his knee late in the third quarter and had 122 yards on 22 carries.

Texas A&M; running backs Cyrus Gray and Christine Michael each ran for a score.

Tannehill found Michael Lamothe early in the fourth quarter for a five-yard TD to put the Aggies up, 45-30.

Tannehill’s pass to Lamothe proved crucial. Doege came back and found Alex Torres on a 20-yard TD pass with 31 seconds remaining in the game to pull within 45-40.


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