Bulldogs fall in quarterfinals of WAC Tournament
Bulldogs finish the regular season 26-5 overall and 16-2 in the WAC
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
Louisiana Tech vs. Northwestern State MBB game on Dec. 6, 2011 at Thomas Assembly Center
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 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 a career-best 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.