Head coach Eric Konkol
Tipoff is set for 8 p.m.
LA Tech improved to 17-5 on the season and 6-3 in C-USA play
LA Tech improves to 14-5 on the season and 3-3 in C-USA play
Bulldogs fall on the road to Panthers, 88-44
Alex Hamilton caps TAC career with a triple-double and a blowout victory
Bulldogs pour it on in the second half to complete comeback victory over league-leader UAB, 85-76.
Bulldogs have their 39-game home winning streak come to an end in 56-53 loss to Monarchs.
LA Tech tops Southern Miss 87-57
LA Tech Basketball
2015-16: Saw action in 31 games, including 11 starts ... Had nine straight starts at the five spot from 12/12-1/14 ... Averaged 2.5 points per game and 2.4 rebounds per game ... Best game of the year came in his Bulldog debut, registering a career-high 12 points and nine boards in the start versus Millsaps College (11/13) ... Went a perfect 5-of-5 from the field against the Majors ... Had a career-high two rejections versus LSU-Shreveport (12/8) ... Helped limit Louisiana-Lafayette's star post player Shawn Long to a season-low nine points ... Shot 5-of-5 from the field again versus Southern (12/18) for 10 points ... Had another perfect shooting performance in conference play at Rice (2/4), hitting 4-of-4 for eight points.
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.