Texas Tech Basketball heads to Dallas for March Madness

Texas Tech Basketball heads to Dallas for March Madness

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LUBBOCK, Texas -

There was a lot of anticipation on Selection Sunday for Raider Nation.

Fans gathered for a celebration to watch with the team and find out where it would be seeded for March Madness.

Texas Tech is a number three seed in the East Region and will play in Dallas against the number fourteen seed Stephen F. Austin.

"From a confidence standpoint we are getting back on track," said Head Coach, Chris Beard. "We are playing some of our best basketball and we are a confident team."

Three of the five starters for the Red Raiders are from Dallas. "We were hoping and praying on Dallas and to be a three seed. It's amazing that we've worked so hard all year and all off season," said senior Justin Gray. "It's great to see hard work paying off. Now it's a new season and it's time to lock in and make history."

The game will be Thursday, March 15th at the American Airlines Center. Tip off is scheduled for 6:27 PM and will be televised on truTV.

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