Sad news coming out of Lubbock, Texas today. Incoming freshman Defensive Lineman John Scott III was shot at the Park East Apartments near downtown Lubbock. He remains in the hospital and his condition is unknown at this time. The incident occurred at approximately 6:00 P.M. this evening.
There were two people shot during this incident and the identity and condition of the other person injured is also unknown at this time. It is unknown what prompted the incident, but it is known that at least one of the victims has been seriously injured. The gunman in this incident is still at large so if you are in Lubbock and near campus and downtown, please be aware of your surroundings.
Our thoughts are with the families of the victims at this time.