Southern Miss downs LA Tech 63-52
LA Tech upsets Florida State 71-66
Game to be broadcast on ESPN3
Bulldogs vs Hawaii, Saturday, 2/25/2012 Karl Malone Court at the Thomas Assembly Center Louisiana Tech University, Ruston, LA. (photo by Donny Crowe)
Bulldog basketball vs Nevada in Saturday night action 1/28/2012 Thomas Assembly Center, Louisiana Tech University, Ruston, LA (Photo by Donny Crowe) ©Louisiana Tech University
Men's Basketball players visited with fourth graders at Cypress Springs Elementary School
Men's Basketball game at ULM on Dec. 3, 2011.
LA Tech men's basketball against Mississippi College Choctaws in 2011-12 season opener.
2012-13: Played in 34 games with 24 starts ... Totaled 240 points for an average of 7.1 per game ... Recorded nine double-digit scoring games ... Moved up to ninth all-time in career three-point field goal attempts with 320 ... Also averaged 3.7 rebounds and 0.7 assists per game, leading the team in rebounding in three games ... Registered nine points and eight rebounds versus Troy (11/18) ... Grabbed a season-high nine rebounds at Georgia State (11/30) and dished out a career-high four assists ... Scored 15 points versus New Mexico State (12/31), going a perfect 5-for-5 from three-point range whichm marked only the fourth time in school history that a Bulldog was a perfect 100 percent from three with at least five attempts ... Came off the bench at Utah State (1/26) to score a team-high 20 points while shooting a career-best 6-of-8 from beyond the arc in propelling the team to its first ever win in Logan, Utah in eight tries ... Named College Sports Madness WAC Player of the Week (Week 17) for his efforts ... Matched his season-high of 20 points against Utah State (2/28) at home by going 8-of-11 from the field.
2011-12: Played in 34 games while starting 24 ... Averaged 7.7 points, team-high 4.6 rebounds, 1.2 assists and 0.8 steals per game ... Season-high three steals against Northeastern (12/20) ... Grabbed 12 rebounds and had season-high three steals against Spring Hill (12/27) ... Scored career-high 22 points on 9-of-15 shooting at SMU (12/31) ... Recorded first double-double of the season by matching career-best 22 points and grabbing career-high 13 rebounds against Idaho (1/12) ... Blocked career-high four shots and scored 19 points on 7-for-14 shooting including career-best four three-pointers at San Jose State (1/21) ... Made game-winning shot at the buzzer against Fresno State (1/26) ... Recorded second double-double of the season with 12 points and 11 rebounds, all defensive, at Fresno State (3/1) ... Scored 13 points on 6-of-12 shooting, grabbed seven rebounds, dished out two assists, blocked a shot and had a steal in WAC Tournament quarterfinal matchup versus Utah State (3/8).
2010-11: Played in 15 games and started 12 ... Season ended early with a torn ACL just five minutes into the WAC opener at Boise State ... Averaged 9.2 points and 5.1 rebounds per game ... Recorded at least 10 points seven times ... Scored 16 points twice, first at Texas (11/10) to open the season and again against SMU (12/1) ... At SMU, recorded 12 rebounds for his first-ever double-double.
2009-10: Broke his foot prior in the team's first game and took a medical redshirt.
2008-09: Played in 25 games for the Bulldogs ... Averaged 2.5 points per game ... Scored 62 total points ... Scored 10 points twice; first against Western Carolina in the Great Alaskan Shootout (11/28) and again against Idaho in the first round of the 2009 WAC Tournament (3/12).
High School: Lettered four seasons under head coach Travis Blanton for the Marianna High School Bulldogs ... Named All-Big Bend as a senior ... Named district MVP of 3A ... Named MVP and Terrific 10 by Jackson County ... Led Marianna HS to state Final Four ... Led the Bulldogs to a district title as a senior and junior ... Averaged 20 points, 10 rebounds, four assists, three steals and two blocks.
Personal: Brandon Gibson ... Son of Glen and Torron Gibson ... Has one brother, Brian Ryhmes ... Mother played basketball at Chipola College ... Born Nov. 22, 1989 in Marianna, Fla.