Louisiana Tech totaled a league-best 15 selections on the preseason list
LA Tech second in C-USA with 12 overall selections
University honors 22-member senior class
Marshall defeated LA Tech, 26-23, to claim the C-USA Championship on Saturday in Huntington, West Virginia
LA Tech defeated UTSA, 27-20
Louisiana Tech vs. UTSA
2013: Redshirted 2013 season, did not play ... Member of the scout squad.
2012 (Northeast Mississippi CC): A first team all-state honoree despite missing three games with a knee injury ... Led the team with 61 total tackles (30 solo, 31 assisted) in six games played with six tackles for a loss of 20 yards, one sack for a loss of six yards, one forced fumble and one blocked kick ... Coached by Ricky Smith.
2011 (Northeast Mississippi CC): Played in 10 games, recording 48 tackles (32 solo, 16 assisted) ... Also registered three tackles for a loss of five yards, one forced fumble and one fumble recovered and returned for 37 yards ... Guided his team to a 6-4 record ... Coached by Ricky Smith.
2010 (Northeast Mississippi CC): Redshirted 2010 season, did not play.
High School: Graduated from Muscle Shoals High School in 2010 ... Guided his team to a 9-3 mark his senior season ... Received all-state honors as a senior, averaging 12 tackles a game ... Recorded 170 tackles during his junior season ... Coached by Scott Basden.
Personal: Nicholas Thomason ... Chose Louisiana Tech over 17 other offers, including Troy, Arkansas State, Houston, Middle Tennessee, Memphis, Mississippi State, Ole Miss and Rutgers ... Recruited by Jeff Koonz.