1207 TTU Basketball

Terrence Shannon, Jr. went for 18 points and 12 rebounds to help lead Texas Tech to a 57-52 overtime win over No. 13 Tennessee at the Jimmy V Classic on Tuesday at Madison Square Garden.

The Red Raiders (7-1) started overtime on a 6-0 run after regulation ended at 44-44 and closed out the win over the Volunteers (6-2) to secure their second straight victory at the Jimmy Classic after also knocking off No. 1 Louisville at the event in 2019 at MSG. Tech limited Tennessee to just 26.8 percent shooting in the game, including seeing the Vols go 6-for-40 on 3-pointers.

"I thought we did a good job of keeping them where we wanted to and contesting their shots and rotating," said Texas Tech head coach Mark Adams who earned his first win over a ranked opponent as the program's leader. "I thought we did a great job with our pressure and guarding them. We wanted to put pressure on them and I thought we did that."

The overtime win takes the program to 52-55 all-time in overtime games and snaps a seven-game losing streak in extra-session games.

Kevin McCullar finished the game with 10 rebounds, five assists and eight points, while Daniel Batcho had a career-high 11 rebounds. Tech finished the game with a 57-52 rebounding advantage to overcome offensive struggles that saw it go 19-for-61 from the field (31.1 percent) and just 4-for-24 on 3-pointers. Kevin Obanor neared a double-double of his own with 10 points and seven rebounds while Bryson Williams had seven points.

Shannon had 12 points and 12 rebounds in regulation before leading the Red Raiders with six points in overtime. It was his second career double-double after going for 23 points and 10 rebounds last season at LSU. Shannon, who has scored in double figures in all five games he's played in this season, was 6 of 14 from the field and went 6 of 7 from the free-throw line.

John Fulkerson led Tennessee with 10 points and 10 rebounds, while Kennedy Chandler, Santiago Vescovi and Zakai Zeigler had nine points each. The Vols, who committed only nine turnovers but went 4 of 34 on 3-pointers in regulartion, had a four-game winning streak end with the loss.