Bulldogs close out home weekend of Coaches vs. Cancer Classic against the Blue Hose.
Junior College: Played one year at Pratt Community College who went 22-13 while averaging 5.8 points on 52 percent field goal shooting and 4.9 rebounds per game, including 2.2 offensive boards per game ... Saw action in 28 games with 11 starts ... Posted a career game against Labette CC where he tallied 18 points and 12 rebounds ... Played high school ball at Lincoln HS in Lincoln, Neb.
Personal: Full name is Merrill Holden ... Born Dec. 14, 1993 in Chicago, Ill. ... Chose Louisiana Tech over Washington State, Nevada, Florida Gulf Coast and Tulane.