TJ Holyfield named Big 12 Newcomer of the Week

TJ Holyfield named Big 12 Newcomer of the Week
TJ Holyfield named Big 12 Newcomer of the Week (Source: Texas Tech Athletics)

LUBBOCK, Texas (KCBD) - After his first two games as a Red Raider, TJ Holyfield has been named the Big 12 Newcomer of the Week.

Just a couple of games into the season, Holyfield averages 17.5 points and six rebounds per game.

Currently, Holyfield grad-transferred to the Red Raiders after playing with Stephen F. Austin where he averaged 12.9 points and six rebounds in his junior season.

After his two-games at Texas Tech, Holyfield has now scored a total of 1,116 points and has 607 rebounds for his collegiate career.

Holyfield and the Red Raiders return to action at 7 p.m. on Wednesday against Houston Baptist at the Chaparral Center in Midland.

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