WATCH LIVE: Tech installing new masked rider, mascots

WATCH LIVE: Tech installing new masked rider, mascots

Texas Tech is hosting its annual Transfer of Reins and Passing of Guns ceremonies Friday in the McKenzi-Merket Alumni Center on the Tech campus.

The events are hosted yearly and bids a farewell to the outgoing Masked Rider. The event also reveals the identity of this year's two students inside the Raider Red mascot costume and "passes the guns" onto the next two. Those two student's identities will be kept a secret until next year's ceremony.

More information on the new Masked Rider can be found from this Tech news release:

The entirety of the program can be seen here:

THE PASSING OF THE REINS

PASSING THE REINS: Texas Tech is hosting its annual Transfer of Reins and Passing of Guns ceremonies Friday in the McKenzi-Merket Alumni Center on the Tech campus. More details: https://bit.ly/2qM7XNl

Posted by KCBD NewsChannel 11 on Friday, April 20, 2018

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