Representatives from just under 20 pro teams in attendance
Several student-athletes honored for on and off the field performances
LA Tech athletes continue to excel in the classroom
Coach Dykes previews Illinois game
Tech continues to rank among best in state in student athlete graduation rate
2012 Academic All-WAC
2012: An Academic All-WAC honoree that played a crucial role in blocking for runners and receivers, helping to block for Kenneth Dixon's Freshman All-America season and a national-best 14.00 points per game ... Recorded a tackle against Texas A&M (10/13).
2011: Inside receiver that played in all 13 games, returning three kickoffs for 48 yards ... Saw action at Southern Miss (9/3) and against Central Arkansas (9/10) ... Returned two kickoffs a total of 30 yards against Hawai'i (10/1).
2010: Played in seven games, returning four kicks for 40 yards ... Returned a kickoff for 10 yards against Grambling State (9/4) in the Port City Classic at Independence Stadium in Shreveport ... Returned a kickoff for 14 yards against Southern Miss (9/25) ... Returned a kick for eight yards at Hawaii (10/2) ... Returned another kick for eight yards at New Mexico State (11/13) as Tech won its first road game in over two years.
2009: Tight end that saw action in seven games, catching two passes for seven yards... Caught one pass against Hawai'i (9/30) for a three-yard gain... Registered one catch for four yards against New Mexico State (10/17).
2008: Redshirt season ... Member of scout squad.
High School: Lettered three years for coach Eddy Peach at Lamar High School in Arlington ... Named first team All-District 8-5A all three years ... Named first team all-area sophomore and junior seasons ... Named all-district punter as a sophomore, all-district defensive end as a junior and all-district tight end as a senior ... selected as team captain for senior season ... Member of National Honor Society and Who's Who Among America's High School Students ... Student Council president ... Threw the shot put and discus on track and field team.
Personal: Son of Hugh and Connie Spence ... Has two sisters Stacie and Elizabeth and one brother, Trey ... Born September 12, 1989.