Eight guys currently vying for five starting spots
QB Jeff Driskel named Louisiana’s Newcomer of the Year
Team honored, 26-member senior class recognized
#BowlDogs with second-most number of selections in league
Coach Holtz previews Southern game
2014: Played in 13 of the 14 games, starting in nine ... Made his first career start at No. 4/3 Oklahoma (8/30).
2013: Saw action in four games overall, playing against Tulane (9/12), at Kansas (9/21), against Army (9/28) and against Southern Miss (11/9).
2012: Redshirted 2012 season, did not play.
High School: Lettered in football at Cooper High School ... Helped guide team to a 9-4 record his senior year (2011) ... Paved the way for the Cougars to rush for close to 2,000 yards and 26 touchdowns on the year ... Coached by Todd Moebes.
Personal: Darrell Brown ... Son of Wanda Brown ... Born on Dec. 21, 1993 ... Chose Louisiana Tech over East Carolina and Missouri ... Recruited by Kevin Curtis.