Coach Holtz previews LA Tech's game at UTSA
LA Tech fell, 41-38, at WKU
Bulldogs return to action Thursday when they face WKU
Linebackers continue to grow depth
Bulldogs score with 11 seconds remaining for win
2014 Conference USA All-Freshman Team
2014: Responsible for 14 total tackles (11 solo, three assisted) with a solo sack for a loss of seven yards, a fumble recovrty and a pass break-up while returning one punt for negative one yard ... Credited with a solo tackle and a pass break-up at Louisiana-Lafayette (9/6) ... Recorded two solo tackles at North Texas (9/11) ... Registered one solo tackle at No. 5/5 Auburn (9/27) ... Notched two tackles (one solo, one assisted) against UTEP (10/4) with his solo stop being a sack for a loss of seven yards ... Assisted on a tackle against UTSA (10/18) ... Made five solo tackles against Western Kentucky (11/1) ... Had one solo tackle and assisted on one for two total tackles against Rice (11/29) ... Recovered his first career fumble at Marshall in the C-USA Championship Game (12/6).
High School: Graduated from Archbishop Shaw High School in 2014 ... Lettered in football and basketball ... Received all-district honors and was the team MVP his senior year when he recorded over 70 tackles, forced two fumbles, recovered two fumbles and had five interceptions ... Led his team to a 5-7 mark and an opening round win in the playoffs ... Coached by Scott Bairnsfather.
Personal: Secdrick Cooper ... Son of Niya Cooper ... Born on July 17, 1995 in Marrero, La. ... Has one younger sister, Brieanna ... Chose Louisiana Tech over Southern Miss and Utah ... Recruited by Jabbar Juluke.