Tipoff is set for 6:30 p.m.
Head coach Eric Konkol and senior guard Alex Hamilton spoke to the media
Blue defeated white, 94-82
Season opener is No. 13 at home versus Millsaps College
head coach Michael White addressed the media
The Dunkin' Dogs took part in their first official team practice on Saturday inside the TAC.
Bulldogs take down Aggies, 84-72, in College Station to advance to the NIT quarterfinals for a second straight season.
Bulldogs remain in first place in C-USA with a 77-60 victory over the Miners.
Bulldogs remain in first place in C-USA with 65-54 victory over Owls
Bulldogs Pull Away from Herd in an 81-57 victory.
2014-15: Played in 27 games with one start ... Scored a career-high seven points in his Bulldog debut at Southern (11/14) ... Provided a much-needed lift off the bench versus Middle Tennessee (1/17), logging a career-high 14 minutes while recording four points, three rebounds and a career-high three blocks ... Got first career start against Florida Atlantic (2/12) ... Pulled down career-high five boards at North Texas (1/22) ... Had two rejections in NIT victory at Texas A&M (3/23).
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.