Saddle Tramps wrap Will Rogers statute in black to mourn Tech po

Saddle Tramps wrap Will Rogers statute in black to mourn Tech police officer

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With the entire Texas Tech community in mourning, the Saddle Tramps wrapped the iconic Will Rogers statue black as a tribute to the fallen officer.

"As an organization, the least thing we can do is come out and honor him, for his protection of us, and wrapping the Will Rogers in black in his memory," said Austin Starkey, Sgt. in Arms. "

In the past, the Will Rogers and his horse Soapsuds, have been wrapped up in black to mourn national tragedies. 

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