Team relaxes Wednesday evening at welcome party event
Team honored, 26-member senior class recognized
Bulldogs dominate Ragin' Cajuns in 43-14 victory
LA Tech fell, 41-38, at WKU
Linebackers continue to grow depth
Photos from Louisiana Tech's 2016 Pro Day
Photos from Louisiana Tech's game against Middle Tennessee
Louisiana Tech Football at Mississippi State
Photos from LA Tech at WKU
2015: Tied for the third most tackles on the year with 60 (38 solo, 22 assisted) with 1.5 tackles for loss, three breakups and two forced fumbles ... Assisted on one tackle against Southern (9/5) ... Registered a season-high nine tackles (five solo, four assisted), including an assist on a tackle for loss and forced first career fumble against WKU (9/10) ... Recorded four tackles (all solo) against Kansas State (9/19) ... Tallied two tackles (both assisted) and a pass breakup against FIU (9/26) ... Recorded five tackles (two solo, three assisted) against ULL (10/3) ... Forced a fumble and recorded three tackles (two solo, one assisted) against UTSA (10/10) ... Posted six tackles (three solo, three assisted) against Mississippi State (10/17) ... Recorded five solo tackles against Middle Tennessee (10/24) ... Recorded five tackles (three solo, two assisted) against Rice (10/30) ... Recorded two tackles (one solo, one assisted) against North Texas (11/7) ... Tied season high with nine tackles (five solo, four assisted) against UTEP (11/21) ... Registered four tackles (three solo, one assisted) against Southern Miss (11/28) ... Recorded five solo tackles, including one tackle for loss, versus Arkansas State (12/19) in the R+L Carriers New Orleans Bowl.
2013: Played in seven games, assisting on four tackles ... Assisted on two tackles at UTEP (10/5) ... Assisted on a tackle against North Texas (10/19) ... Assisted on a tackle against Southern Miss (11/9).
2012: Transferred to Louisiana Tech, did not play.
2011 (Arkansas Tech): Played in 10 games, recording 19 total tackles (nine solo, 10 assisted) ... Credited with an assisted tackle for a loss of one yard and one pass break-up ... Coached by Raymond Monica.
High School: Graduated from Captain Shreve High School in 2011 ... Earned two letters in both football and track ... Led his football team to the playoffs in 2010 ... Led his track team to four consecutive district championships ... Earned first team All-District and first team All-City honors ... Coached by Richard Levy.
Personal: Cottreal Cleveland ... Goes by "C.J." ... Son of Samuel and Sherrie Butler ... Born on March 31, 1993 in Shreveport, La. ... Has two siblings: Samantha and Trevon.
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