Linebackers continue to grow depth
Speed being showcased in practice by multiple players
Bulldogs score with 11 seconds remaining for win
27 medal winners
A total of 124 Tech athletes earned the academic honor
Photos from the LA Tech game at ODU.
2014: Tallied 14 total tackles (eight solo, six assisted) on the season with two tackles for a loss of 15 yards including a sack for a loss of 12 yards ... Registered a solo tackle at Louisiana-Lafayette (9/6) ... Assisted on a tackle at North Texas (9/11) ... Notched a solo tackle at No. 5/5 Auburn (9/27) ... Recorded his first career sack at UAB (11/8) with a stop for a loss of 12 yards as he tallied three total tackls in all ... Assisted on three tackles at Old Dominion (11/22) ... Recorded one solo tackle against Rice (11/29) ... Assisted on one tackle at Marshall in the C-USA Championship Game (12/6) ... His lone tackle against Illinois (12/26) in the Zaxby’s Heart of Dallas Bowl was for a loss of three yards.
2013: Redshirted the 2013 season, did not play ... Member of the scout squad.
High School: Graduated from West Monroe High School in 2013 ... Lettered in football, baseball and track ... Was an All-State player as well as receiving All-Northeast and All-District honors ... Coached by Don Shows.
Personal: Michael David Mims ... Son of Paul and Brenda Mims ... Born on March 7, 1994 in West Monroe, La. ... Has two siblings: Patrick and Landon ... Father, Paul, played football at Southern Miss ... Grandfather, Crawford, played at Ole Miss and was a 1953 All-American ... Chose Louisiana Tech over Air Force and McNeese State.