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Oliver Powell
Oliver  Powell

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Rowlett, Texas

High School:
Rowlett HS

Height / Weight:
6-8 / 230

Position:
Forward

Birthdate:
07/26/1998

Experience:
1L

03/09/2018

Teddy Allen: So Close It Hurts

ODU 62, LA Tec 58 in C-USA Quarterfinals

03/09/2018

Upset-Minded Bulldogs Edged by Monarchs in Quarterfinals

LA Tech ends season at 17-16

03/08/2018

Bulldogs Grind Out 68-62 Win, Advance to Quarterfinals

LA Tech will take on Old Dominion

03/08/2018

Teddy Allen: Dunkin' Dogs Win a Rock Fight

LA Tech survives and advances to face ODU

03/03/2018

Comeback Falls Short for Bulldogs versus Golden Eagles

LA Tech falls to 16-15 on the season and 7-11 in C-USA play

03/08/2018

LA Tech vs. Old Dominion 3/8/18

Bulldogs edged by Monarchs, 62-58, in C-USA Tournament Quarterfinals

02/17/2018

LA Tech vs. Middle Tennessee

Louisiana Tech vs. Middle Tennessee Saturday, Feb. 17, 2018 Thomas Assembly Center Ruston, La.

02/16/2018

LA Tech vs. UAB 2/15/18

Freshman forward Anthony Duruji scored a game-high 21 points in the 73-60 win over the Blazers

02/13/2018

LA Tech vs. Charlotte 2/8/18

Bulldogs hit 14 three-pointers in wire-to-wire win over 49ers

01/27/2018

LA Tech vs. Southern Miss 1/27/18

Photos from Tech's 89-66 win over the Golden Eagles.

2017-18: Played in 32 of the 33 games, making 13 starts ... Started the last 12 games of the season ... Totaled 234 points for an average of 7.3 points per games ... Shot a team-best 55.3 percent from the field (94-of-170) ... Posted nine double-digit scoring games, including a career-high 17 points on 8-of-11 shooting in the New Orleans Shootout championship game versus Fort Wayne (12/22) ... Also averaged 4.6 rebounds per game, second best on the team ... Led squad in rebounding in nine games ... Recorded career-high nine boards at Marshall (12/30) while also registering a career-high three steals ... Also had nine rebounds versus Rice (1/20) ... Scored 14 points on 6-of-7 shooting at UTSA (2/24).

2016-17:
Came off the bench to see action in 27 games ... Averaged 1.3 points and 2.1 rebounds per game ... Played nine minutes in Bulldog debut at South Carolina (11/11), recording four boards and two steals ... Scored a season-high seven points, making lone three-pointer of the year, at Nebraska (11/19) ... Played a season-high 21 minutes against LSU-Shreveport (12/22) ... After missing the first three league games due to injury, recorded four points and season-high seven rebounds at Charlotte (1/12).

High School:
In senior year, led Rowlett HS to a 24-7 overall record and a No. 24 6A state ranking ... 2015 11-6A District Champions and Area Champions, advancing to Region II quarterfinals for first time in program history ... Named District MVP and TABC 6A All-Region ... Selected to Metroplex 24 HS All-Star game ... Averaged 15.5 points, 8.5 rebounds and 1.3 blocks per game ... Earned First team All-District honors and was named 11-6A Defensive Player of the Year as a junior ... Averaged 14.7 points while shooting 58 percent from the field ... Also averaged 9.1 rebounds and 2.9 blocks per game for the Eagles ... Rated as the 22nd best player and 10th best forward in the state of Texas by Rivals.com ... Played AAU ball for the Dallas Mustangs.

Personal: Full name is Oliver Charles Powell ... Nickname is "O" ... Son of Kimberly and Oliver Powell Sr. ... One sister, Kynnedi ... Born July 26, 1998 in Rowlett, Texas.

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