LUBBOCK, Texas — Texas Tech senior kicker Trey Wolff will not be returning for his COVID bonus year.
Wolff announced on social media that his final game as the Red Raider will be at the Texas Bowl.
“My career started as a proper freshman on the fringes of NRG Stadium in my hometown of Houston,” Wolff said in a social media post. “It will be the same place that my college career will end.”
Wolff has earned Big 12 Special Team Player of the Week honors three times this season, including the final week of the regular season after scoring three field goals, including the overtime winner against Oklahoma. .
“I’ve accomplished everything I ever wanted as a college athlete,” Wolff said. “I will certainly remember the game-winning kicks and the countless times our fans stormed the pitch after each one. I will cherish those moments for the rest of my life.
Wolff intends to pursue a professional career after bowling.
Wolff has 18 field goals this season, which is the third most in a single season in program history. His 39 career field goals rank eighth in Texas Tech history.
The Red Raiders close out the season against Ole Miss at 8 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 28 at NRG Stadium in Houston.