Team relaxes Wednesday evening at welcome party event
Team honored, 26-member senior class recognized
Tech becomes bowl eligible, continues to control destiny in C-USA West race
LA Tech defeated the Roadrunners thanks to a 32-yard field goal by Barnes with 10 seconds left in the game
Bulldogs defeat Roadrunners, 34-31, on Barnes' game-winning field goal
Louisiana Tech Football at Mississippi State
2014: Finished the year with 24 yards receiving on two catches in 14 games played ... Caught one pass for 15 yards against Northwestern State (9/20) ... Caught one pass for nine yards against Rice (11/29) ... Rushed for one yard on one carry at Marshall in the C-USA Championship Game (12/6).
2013: Did not play ... Member of the scout squad.
2012: Transferred to Louisiana Tech ... Not eligible to compete due to NCAA transfer rules.
2011 (McMurry): Redshirted 2011 season, did not play.
High School: Graduated from Sweeny High School in 2011 ... Lettered in football all four years ... Named all-district on both sides of the ball ... Registered 75 tackles and one interception on defense while running for 955 yards and 13 touchdowns on offense.
Personal: Ricky George Jones, Jr. ... Son of Ricky, Sr. and Jana Jones ... Born on Feb. 6, 1993 in Galveston, Texas ... Is the youngest of four children ... Competes in an intercollegiate sport despite being diabetic.