Kingsbury praises Texas Tech Alert System during active shooter

Kingsbury praises Texas Tech Alert System during active shooter situation

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LUBBOCK -

The Tech Alert System is the biggest part of the university's response. 

It sent out waves of notifications through e-mails and text messages. The athletics department. is no exception.

Head coach Kliff Kingsbury started out this week's media availability with support for the police department and officer East's family.

"We greatly appreciate the immediate response and communication from the university and the law enforcement agencies involved that allowed us to be safe," Kingsbury said.

Quarterback Nic Shimonek said the university did a great job making sure everyone was safe.

On top of the Tech Alert, the athletics department uses its own group texting system to get information out.
    
 

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