Nov. 8, 2013
WACO, Texas -
Baylor football's Big 12 contest vs. Texas Tech on Nov. 16 will be played at 6 p.m. CT and will be televised live nationally on FOX, the Big 12 Conference announced Friday.
The Texas Farm Bureau Insurance Shootout will be played at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas, for the third straight season and the fourth time in the last five years.
BU is off to an 8-0 start to the season for the first time in program history and a 5-0 league start for the first time since 1985. The Bears are ranked No. 5 in both the AP Top 25 and the USA Today Coaches Poll. That AP ranking is Baylor's highest since 1953. The Bears are sixth in the latest edition of the BCS Standings.
Baylor dominated No. 10 Oklahoma, 41-12, on Thursday.
The Bears currently lead the country in scoring (61.0 ppg.) and total offense (686.0 ypg.), while defensively the Bears are sixth in scoring (15.4 ppg.) and ninth in total defense (306.1 ypg.).
Texas Tech is 7-2 on the season and 4-2 in Big 12 play. The Red Raiders host Kansas State at 11 a.m. on Saturday, before taking on the Bears next weekend.
Baylor notched a 52-45 overtime win over TTU last season in Arlington. The Red Raiders lead the all-time series between the two schools 36-34-1, but the Bears have won the last two games in the series. The series is tied 2-2 when the game is played at a neutral site.
The game vs. Texas Tech is Baylor's seventh on the FOX family of networks and the second on the FOX network this season.
For tickets to the game contact the Baylor Ticket Office at 254-710-1000 or visit: BaylorBears.com/Tickets.
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