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The Texas Tech flag at Memorial Circle at half-staff.

Texas Tech student Corky Jayce Mitchell has died at the age of 48. He was a  marketing graduate student from Coahoma.

Mitchell died on Saturday, Nov. 20, 2021, according to a memo from the Office of the Dean of Students.

The Tech flag will be lowered in his honor at a later date. 

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As one of his students this semester, I am heartbroken. Professor Mitchell wasn't just a student. He was an incredible and caring professor. He was so close to finishing his P.h.D. I hope he is remembered well, I know I will.

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