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Jacobi Boykins
Jacobi  Boykins

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
St. Petersburg, Fla.

High School:
Lakewood HS

Height / Weight:
6-6 / 170

Position:
Guard

Birthdate:
02/11/1995

Experience:
2L

03/29/2016

Post-Game Notes

Bulldogs fall, 88-83, to Buccaneers

03/10/2016

Post-Game Notes

Bulldogs fall, 68-52, to Monarchs in C-USA Tournament quarterfinals

03/05/2016

Post-Game Notes

Bulldogs drop heartbreaker in overtime

03/03/2016

Post-Game Notes

Freshman Derric Jean hits game-winner from half court; Bulldogs win wild one over the Herd

02/27/2016

Hamilton Caps TAC Career with Triple-Double and a Victory

LA Tech improved to 22-7 on the season and 11-5 in C-USA play

02/27/2016

LA Tech vs. Rice 2/27/16

Alex Hamilton caps TAC career with a triple-double and a blowout victory

02/13/2016

LA Tech vs. UAB 2/13/16

Bulldogs pour it on in the second half to complete comeback victory over league-leader UAB, 85-76.

01/31/2016

Louisiana Tech vs. UTEP

Men's Basketball

01/28/2016

LA Tech vs. UTSA

LA Tech tops UTSA

01/09/2016

LA Tech vs. Charlotte 1/9/16

Bulldogs defeat the 49ers, 93-90, in overtime

2015-16: After missing the first two games of the season, ended up starting in 29 of 31 games played ... Averaged 9.3 points per game, notching 14 double-digit scoring games ... Was third on the team in three-point shooting percent by going 50-of-140 for 36 percent while making the second most threes (50) ... Hit at least one three-pointer in 28 of 31 games ... Also third on the team in total steals (25) and blocks (16) ... Made first start of the season at Ohio State (11/24), registering 16 points in upset win over the Buckeyes ... Came up with three blocks apiece playing Old Dominion (1/7) and UTSA (1/28) ... Poured in a career-high five three-pointers for 18 points versus UTEP (1/31) ... Registered a season-high four steals to go along with 14 points and five rebounds versus Middle Tennessee (2/11) ... Played a career-high 41 minutes in overtime win against North Texas (2/25), notching 14 points and six rebounds ... Scored a career-high 19 points on 7-of-13 shooting versus Rice (2/27) ... Pulled down a career-high nine rebounds against ETSU (3/28) in the Vegas16 quarterfinals.

2014-15:
Came off the bench in all 36 games ... Led the team in three-point shooting percentage going 32-of-81 for 40 percent ... Scored in double figures in four games, starting with 10 points versus Presbyterian (11/23) in the Coaches vs. Cancer Classic ... Knocked down season-high four threes in just 13 minutes of action at UTSA (1/10) ... Came away with career-high five steals against FIU (2/14), tied for the second most in a single game on the season ... Had an all-around game while playing career-high 28 minutes in regular season finale against Southern Miss (3/5), registering eight points, career-high four rebounds, three steals, one block and one assist ... Went 7-of-8 shooting from the field, including a perfect 4-of-4 from long range, for a season-high 18 points in NIT first round matchup versus Central Michigan (3/17) ... Hit two critical three-pointers in the second half of NIT second round victory at Texas A&M (3/23).

High School:
Ranked 51st best player in the state of Florida for 2014 by Florida Hoops ... Three-star recruit per Rivals ... Led the Lakewood Spartans to the Florida Class 5A title game where he dropped 28 points and 13 rebounds in the loss ... Was named team MVP for the state tournament ... Averaged 22 points and eight rebounds while shooting 38 percent from three-point range ... Ended up scoring 22 points or more in eight of his final 10 games, including a career-high 34 in a triple-overtime win in the playoffs ... Named first team All-Suncoast, first team All-County and first team all-state by FABC and Source Hoops ... Participated in the Pinellas-Hillsborough All-Star game with fellow Bulldog Dayon Griffin where he had a team-high 18 points and won the dunk contest ... Averaged 17 points and seven rebounds per game his sophomore year, earning all-county honors ... Missed most of his junior year due to a neck injury ... Participated in the 2013 Reebok Breakout Classic that hosted 120 of the nation's top high school basketball players.

Personal: Full name is Jacobi Boykins ... Nickname is `Cobi' ... Son of Yolanda Ivey ... One sister, Precious ... Born Feb. 11, 1995 in St. Petersburg, Fla. ... Chose Louisiana Tech over Florida Gulf Coast and Jacksonville.

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