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Marcus Gaines

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Covington, La.

High School:
St. Paul's HS

Height / Weight:
5-6 / 150

Position:
Wide Receiver

Birthdate:
09/17/1995

Experience:
1L

Marcus  Gaines

04/18/2015

Bulldogs Rally for 35-34 Win over LA Tech in Spring Game

Bulldogs score with 11 seconds remaining for win

03/30/2015

Receivers Continue Building Confidence, Experience in @LATechFB Practice Monday

Short scrimmage planned for Wednesday's practice

11/24/2014

@LATechFB Weekly Press Conference Transcript: Nov. 24

Coach Holtz previews Saturday's 11 a.m. game against Rice at Joe Aillet Stadium in Ruston

10/27/2014

Louisiana Tech Weekly Football Press Conference Transcript: Oct. 27

Coach Holtz previews the WKU game

10/04/2014

Louisiana Tech Dominates UTEP in 55-3 Rout

Bulldogs force five turnovers in biggest conference win since 1956

11/08/2014

Louisiana Tech at UAB

Photos from 2014 LA Tech at UAB game

High School: Graduated from St. Paul's High School in 2014 ... Lettered in football and track ... Received first team all-district honors ... During his senior year, ran for 742 yards and 11 touchdowns on 115 carries and recorded 470 yards receiving and four touchdowns on 35 catches ... For his four-year varsity career, registered 1,774 yards rushing and 26 touchdowns on 250 carries and caught 67 passes for 984 yards and eight touchdowns ... Helped lead team to a 7-4 record his senior season ... Coached by Ken Sears.

Personal: Marcus Gaines ... Son of Angela Gaines and Corey Toney ... Born on Sept. 17, 1995 in St. Tammany Parish, La. ... Has three siblings: D'Angelo, Kenneshia and La'Daja ... Chose Louisiana Tech over Southeastern Louisiana ... Recruited by Jabbar Juluke.