Louisiana Tech totaled a league-best 15 selections on the preseason list
LA Tech lineman named to watch list for nation's best center
Bulldogs challenged to be tough while wearing pads for first time this spring
University honors 22-member senior class
Team to stick to football
Photos from LA Tech vs. Rice on Nov. 29, 2014
Photos from 2014 LA Tech at UAB game
Louisiana Tech at Southern Miss in Rivalry in Dixie game
Louisiana Tech vs. Northwestern State football game
2013 (Hinds CC): Named to the JCGridiron.com Preseason Interior Offensive Line Watch List as one of the better prospects in Mississippi ... Led Hinds Community College to a 7-3 mark with an appearance in the Brazos Valley Bowl ... Helped direct an offense that was 16th in the nation in yards per game (421.6) and points per game (35.2) ... Coached by Gene Murphy.
2012 (Hinds CC): Played on the offensive line for a team that was 21st in the nation in yards per game (400.7) and seventh in the nation in rushing first downs (122) as the team went 4-5 ... Coached by Gene Murphy.
High School: Graduated from Pearl High School in 2012 ... Lettered in football, baseball, powerlifting and soccer ... Guided team to an 8-4 mark his senior year ... An all-state selection that was invited to play in the Mississippi-Alabama All-Star Game ... Coached by John Perry.
Personal: Kirby Wixson ... Son of Bubba and Becky Wixson ... Born on Aug. 2, 1993 in Starkville, Miss. ... Has an older brother, John ... Chose Louisiana Tech over Louisiana-Lafayette, Troy and Western Kentucky.