Linebackers continue to grow depth
University honors 22-member senior class
Dixon recorded his 15th game running for over 100 yards, while Trent Taylor led the receivers with 92 yards on five catches and a touchdown.
Old Dominion defeated LA Tech, 30-27, in overtime in Norfolk, Virginia on Sunday
Bulldogs force five turnovers in biggest conference win since 1956
Louisiana Tech hosted Southern Miss Nov. 9 in Ruston during a day that also included the Hall of Fame Induction ceremony and the reunion of the 1973 National Championship team.
2014: Totaled 40 tackles (26 solo, 14 assisted) on the season in 13 games played with a tackle for a loss of seven yards, two pass break-ups, a fumble recovery and a blocked kick ... Registered three total tackles (two solo, one assisted) at No. 4/3 Oklahoma (8/30) ... Notched four solo tackles, recovered a fumble and was credited with a pass break-up at Louisiana-Lafayette (9/6) ... Recorded two solo tackles at North Texas (9/11) ... Registered four solo tackles against Northwestern State (9/20) ... Totaled three tackles at No. 5/5 Auburn (9/27) ... Blocked a field goal attempt against UTEP (10/4) while also making five total tackles and breaking up a pass ... Tallied two total tackles (one solo, one assisted) at UAB (11/8) with his solo tackle being for a loss of seven yards ... Led the team with seven total tackles (four solo, three assisted) at Old Dominion (11/22) ... Assisted on two tackles against Rice (11/29) ... Tallied three solo tackles against Illinois (12/26) in the Zaxby's Heart of Dallas Bowl.
2013: Played in all 12 games, starting in four as he made 39 total tackles (18 solo, 21 assisted) with two tackles for a loss of 11 including a sack for a loss of eight yards and was credited with one QB hurry ... Recorded three tackles at NC State (8/31) in his first collegiate appearance ... Totaled four tackles - including one for a loss of three yards - against Lamar (9/7) along with being credited with a QB hurry ... Notched five total tackles (two solo, three assisted) at Kansas (9/21) ... Registered nine total tackles (four solo, five assisted) against Army (9/28) in the Heart of Dallas Classic at the Cotton Bowl and was credited with a tackle for a loss of eight yards ... Notched two total tackles at UTEP (10/5) ... Totaled two tackles against Southern Miss (11/9) ... Registered five total tackles at UTSA (11/30) with one solo tackle and four assisted stops.
2012: Redshirted 2012 season, did not play ... Member of the scout team.
High School: A three-star letterman in football at Central Catholic High School ... ESPNU ranked him ninth in the state among all Louisiana recruits and 38th in the nation among athletes ... Recorded 105 tackles, 23 tackles for a loss, eight sacks, two interceptions and 11 pass break-ups his junior year ... Coached by David Fuhrer.
Personal: Lloyd Grogan ... Son of Ryan and Stacy Landry ... Born on Dec. 9, 1992 ... Chose Louisiana Tech over Baylor, Pitt, Nebraska, Georgia Tech, Southern Miss, Tennessee, Texas A&M, Vanderbilt, Mississippi State and Tulane.