NCAA: No. 3 Texas Tech denies No. 6 Buffalo

No. 3 Texas Tech beat No. 6 Buffalo 78-58 Sunday night to earn a spot in the Sweet 16 in NCAA Tournament play.

Jarrett Culver led the Red Raiders with 16 points, Nick Perkins led the Bulls with 17 points.

Texas Tech (27-6) heads to the Sweet 16 for the fourth time in its history, the Dallas Morning News reported.

The Red Raiders capitalized on turnovers in the final period, outscoring the Bulls 45-33.