LUBBOCK, Texas — Matt Wells will be fired from his position as Texas Tech Head Football Coach, the Fort Worth Star-Telegram said, citing sources, Monday.

A source from Texas Tech confirmed to that the reports of Wells gone are true.

The news comes after the Red Raiders lost 25-24 to Kansas State on Saturday, surrendering a 24-10 halftime lead.

Wells took over as head coach in 2019. Texas Tech posted a 13-17 overall record with him at the helm. The Red Raiders went 7-16 in Big 12 play in that time.

Offensive coordinator Sonny Cumbie will take over as the interim head coach for the rest of the season, sources told The team will have a meeting at 1:30 p.m., sources said.