Minnesota vs. Texas Tech: Twitter Reaction, Postgame Recap and Analysis
From Bleacher Report - Front Page
December 29, 2012 - 1:07am
Texas Tech survived a wild Meineke Car Care Bowl of Texas Friday night, connecting on a last-second field goal to beat Minnesota 34-31.Kicker Ryan Bustin drilled a hideous (but effective) 28-yarder as time expired to give the Red Raiders the victory. It was a fitting conclusion to the thrilling game, which featured three ties and eight lead changes.Minnesota was on the board first, hitting a 41-yard field goal in the first quarter. Texas Tech responded immediately though, as return-man Jakeem Grant took the ensuing kickoff 99 yards for a touchdown.It just got crazier from there, as both teams scored two more touchdowns before halftime. In the third quarter, Texas Tech tight end Jace Amaro was ejected for punching a Minnesota defender, and the Gophers responded by blocking a Texas Tech field goal.Things got even uglier in the fourth quarter, as there were a combined four punts and three i...
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