CONSENT OF INDEPENDENT REGISTERED PUBLIC ACCOUNTING
consent to the incorporation by reference in this Registration
Statement on Form S-3 of Torchlight Energy Resources, Inc. of our
report dated March 18, 2019, relating to the consolidated financial
statements and the effectiveness of internal control over financial
reporting, appearing in the Annual Report on Form 10-K for the year
ended December 31, 2018 of Torchlight Energy Resources, Inc. Our
report contains an explanatory paragraph regarding the company's
ability to continue as a going concern.
consent to the reference to our firm under the caption
“Experts” in the Prospectus, which is part of this
/s/ Briggs & Veselka Co.
& Veselka Co.