Head coach Michael White and senior forward Michale Kyser addressed the media
High School: Lettered at Huntington HS for coach Mack Jones ... Led the Raiders to a 25-4 overall record and a spot in the Louisiana 4A quarterfinals ... Named first team all-district, first team all-city, first team all-area and third team all-state after averaging 13 points, 10 rebounds and three blocks per game as a senior ... Participated in the LHSBCA All-Star game ... Averaged 12 points, eight rebounds and four blocks his junior year ... Led the Raiders to back-to-back district titles ... Ranked 10th in the NOLA Times-Picayune Super 16 of 2014 ... Played AAU for Louisiana Select.
Personal: Full name is Brandon Sheppard ... Nickname is `B' ... Son of Barbara Harvey ... One brother, Xavier ... Born March 5, 1996 in Shreveport, La. ... Chose Louisiana Tech over UL-Lafayette, Texas State and Tulane.