University honors 22-member senior class
Houston Bates named MVP
Louisiana Tech defeated Illinois, 35-18, to claim the Zaxby's Heart of Dallas Bowl trophy
Zaxby's Heart of Dallas Bowl: Louisiana Tech vs. Illinois
Kickoff set for Noon CT on ESPN
Photos from 2014 LA Tech at UAB game
Photos from the 2014 Louisiana Tech vs. Western Kentucky game
Louisiana Tech at Southern Miss in Rivalry in Dixie game
Louisiana Tech vs. UTSA
Photos of Louisiana Tech's game hosting UTEP.
2013 (Iowa): Listed as co-first team quarterback following spring practice . . . did not see action in 30-27 opening loss to Northern Illinois . . . did not see action in 28-14 win over Missouri State . . . did not see action in 27-21 win at Iowa State . . . did not see action in 59-3 win over Western Michigan . . . did not see action in 23-7 win at Minnesota . . . did not see action in 26-14 loss to Michigan State . . . did not see action in 34-24 loss at Ohio State . . . did not see action in 17-10 OT win over Northwestern . . . did not see action in 28-9 loss to Wisconsin . . . did not see action in 38-14 win at Purdue . . . did not see action in 24-21 win over Michigan . . . saw first action of career in 38-17 win at Nebraska, but had no statistics.
2012 (Iowa): Redshirted 2012 season, did not play.
2010-11 (Scottsdale CC): First team all-conference and all-region as a sophomore, along with earning second team All-America honors . . . named Region Player of the Year as a sophomore and was also all-region as a freshman . . . passed for 3,807 yards and 43 touchdowns as a sophomore, completing 253-of-424 attempts, with 10 interceptions . . . set school records for single game passing yardage (542) and touchdowns (seven) . . . passed for 2,443 yards and 24 touchdowns as a freshman ... Coached by Doug Madoski.
High School: First team all-region and first team all-conference as a junior ... Played in just three games as a senior due to injury . . . Earned three varsity letters while playing quarterback, linebacker and defensive back . . . Team captain as a senior . . . Named U.S. Air Force Player of the Week before being injured . . . Completed 45-of-87 passes for 728 yards and five touchdowns as a senior, with three interceptions . . . As a junior completed 96-of-181 pass attempts for 1,419 yards and 16 touchdowns, with seven interceptions . . . Also lettered in basketball and baseball ... Coached by Dan Hinds.
Personal: Born on March 19, 1992 in Des Moines, Iowa . . . Three-year member of prep Honor Roll . . . Son of Kim Sokol.