Semifinal Recap - Texas Tech vs. TCU
TEXAS TECH 3, TCU 1 (23-25, 25-17, 26-24, 25-25)
FORT WORTH, TX -- In a thrilling semifinal round of the 2017 NIVC, Texas Tech (19-14) prevailed over its Big 12 Conference rival, TCU (15-17), 3-1.
The Red Raiders earn themselves a spot in the NIVC Championship where they'll await the winner between Ole Miss and West Virginia. The Championship match is slated for Tuesday, December 12, at 7 p.m. ET.
Despite the loss, Lexi Maclean was absolutely outstanding for the Horned Frogs. Maclean finished with 13 kills and a career high 23 digs. Defensively, Dani Dennison was nipping at her heels as she finished with 22 digs on the night.
No one could beat Kate Klepetka, however. The senior tallied a game-high 32 digs for the Red Raiders. Chandler Atwood led Texas Tech with 19 kills, and added five digs and four blocks.