Texas Tech walk-on quarterback Luke Gonsioroski has died of cancer at the age of 18.

Texas Tech football announced Gonsioroski's death on Twitter.

Red Raiders head coach Kliff Kingsbury issued a statement about Gonsiorski's death, via Akshay Mirchandani of the Dallas Morning News:

"We are deeply saddened to learn of Luke's passing. Luke was not only an exceptional athlete, he was also an incredible person, great student and leader in his community. He was such an inspiration through his fight and unwavering faith. It was truly an honor to know him. Our thoughts and prayers go out to his family, friends and everyone whose lives he touched."