Matt Willams: Officially the Texas Tech kicker

SHARE Matt Willams: Officially the Texas Tech kicker

The other day we introduced you to Matt Williams, the Texas Tech student who won a field-goal kicking contest during a timeout of the Red Raiders game against UMass earlier this year. In the tradition of all those movies we loved as kids, he is now the Texas Tech kicker.

Dreams can come true, kids.

Mr. Williams’ right leg is getting quite a workout against the Kansas Jayhawks this afternoon. He’s connected on all six of his PATs as Texas Tech is de-feathering Kansas, 42-14.

The Latest
Even at age 38, Perry remains effective in the dirty areas, thanks to his ability to get his stick on every puck. Given his rebounding skill, the Hawks are emphasizing shooting early and often on power plays this season.
Goals should be accompanied by concrete ideas — not vague intended actions.
Two daughters withhold their kids, and they don’t bother calling their dad except when it might get them some cash.
Somebody — probably Congress or the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission — has to figure out how to get these projects up and running.
After chaotic days of turmoil in the House, Speaker Kevin McCarthy abruptly abandoned demands for steep spending cuts from his right flank and instead relied on Democrats to pass the bill, at risk to his own job. The Senate followed with final passage.