Dayon Griffin, Jacobi Boykins, Xavian Stapleton, Joniah White and Branden Sheppard makeup the signing class
Bulldogs follow up historic 2012-13 season with an even more historic 2013-14 season
Appleby's three at buzzer comes up just short
Bulldogs fall to Seminoles, 78-75, in the NIT quarterfinals
Bulldogs will play in NIT quarterfinals Wednesday
Bulldogs defeat the Gaels, 89-88, to advance to the 2nd round of the NIT
Bulldogs hold off Blazers for 67-58 road win
LA Tech versus Rice 2/15/14
LA Tech versus North Texas 2/8/14
LA Tech versus Tulsa 2/6/14
2013-14: Played in all 37 games with nine starts ... Totaled 274 points for the season with an average of 7.4 points per game in 20.8 minutes of action ... Had 11 double-digit scoring games and led the team in scoring one time ... Finished in fifth place all-time in caree three-point field goal attempts with 533 and fifth in career three-point field goals made with 165 ... Also averaged 4.0 rebounds per game, 0.9 assists per game and 1.2 steals per game ... Finished 13th in steals in C-USA ... Recorded at least three steals in eight games ... Was the team's leading rebounder in five games ... Registered his first career double-double against Centenary (11/13) with a season-high 20 points on 7-of-13 shooting and a career-high 10 rebounds ... Dropped 18 points on UIC (11/26) ... Came off the bench to drain a career-tying five three-pointers in the overtime upset win at Oklahoma (12/30) ... His 11 three-point attempts against the Sooners tied for the most in a single game this season ... Nearly notched a second double-double versus Longwood (1/4) with 13 points and nine boards ... Played a career-high 33 minutes at Southern Miss (1/19) ... Went into a scoring drought during conference play, but was consistently one of the best Bulldog defenders ... Broke out again in the NIT Second Round at Georgia (3/22) with 16 points ... Followed that up with an 11-point effort in the NIT Quarterfinal at Florida State (3/26) while also becoming the 37th member of the 1,000 point club.
2012-13:Played in all 34 games with 32 starts, all of which came during the regular season and the conference tournament ... Totaled 270 points for an average of 7.9 per game, the second most on the team ... Registered 12 double-digit scoring games and was the team's leading scorer in six games ... Moved up to fourth all-time in career three-point field goal attempts with 397 and seventh in career three-point field goals made with 126 ... Also averaged 3.1 rebounds and 0.5 assists per game ... Scored double-digit points in the first four games of the season ... Had a career performance versus Louisiana-Monroe (11/24) with 23 points on 8-of-11 shooting, including a career-high five three-pointers, and eight rebounds ... Was named College Sports Madness WAC Player of the Week for his efforts ... Matched his career-high of five three-pointers at Texas State (1/10) for 17 points ... Was close to tallying his first ever double-double against UTSA (2/7) with 11 points and eight boards and against San Jose State (3/2) with eight points and a matched career-best of nine rebounds ... Recorded a career-high five steals versus UTSA (3/14) in the WAC Tournament quarterfinals.
2011-12: Played in all 34 games with 20 starts ... Averaged 9.6 points, 3.8 rebounds, 1.0 assists and 0.5 steals per game ... Career-high three steals against Mississippi College (11/13) ... Made career-best four three-point field goals at Louisiana Monroe (12/3) ... Scored career-high 23 points on 5-of-10 shooting including matching career-high four three-pointers, grabbed career-high nine rebounds and dished out career-best four assists against Northwestern State (12/6) ... Named Co-Louisiana Sports Writers Association Player of the Week on Dec. 12 ... Blocked career-high two shots against McNeese State (12/14) ... Matched career-high of nine rebounds while also tallying 16 points at New Mexico State (2/4) ... Scored 21 points on 7-for-15 shooting with seven rebounds at Idaho (2/11) ... Scored 16 points while shooting 7-of-14 from the field with four rebounds and two steals against Central Arkansas (2/18) ... Had 12 points and three rebounds off the bench at Nevada (3/3).
2010-11: Played in 31 games and started 11 ... Averaged 4.3 points, 1.5 points and 16.4 minutes per game ... Recorded at least 10 points four times ... Scored a season-best 14 points vs. San Jose State (1/13) ... Made 11 straight starts during the season ... Scored 12 points at Houston Baptist (12/14) ... Had 10 points at Idaho (12/31) ... Scored 11 points against Hawai'i (1/15).
High School: Averaged 23 points as a junior and 18 points and 10 rebounds per game as a senior at Red River High School ... Led Red River to an appearance in the LSHAA Top 28 his senior season ... Team went 35-6, setting a school record for most wins in a season ... Named district 3-2A MVP as a senior ... Earned all-state honors as a junior and senior ... Starred on the gridiron as well, being named first team all-district as a junior and senior at quarterback ... Had football scholarship offers from Nebraska, Arkansas and Louisiana Tech, but chose to pursue his love of basketball ... Won a state title in the javelin throw for the Red River track and field team in 2010.
Personal: Full name is Cordarius Alvarez Johnson ... Son of Lisa Johnson and Chad Jacobs ... Has two brothers, Darion and Demontrey ... Father, Chad, played basketball at Louisiana-Monroe ... Nicknamed is 'CJ' ... Born Jan. 20, 1992 in Shreveport, La.