Up-and-coming Texas Tech took 2-of-3 at No. 9 Missouri this weekend. The series win comes on the heels of the Red Raiders' midweek win over No. 5 Texas and a 2-1 series loss at No. 6 Oklahoma the previous weekend. That Texas Tech has been holding its own against the Big 12's best has not escaped the attention of ESPN.com softball writer Graham Hays.