If Louisiana Tech University Head Coach Michael White thought Thursday night’s feather-smooth 84-61 win over Utah State Thursday night was “a shocker,” imagine what might have been going through Stew Morrill’s mind.
The Aggies’ veteran leader would have rightfully been tagged as speechless, given the manner in which his club received a start-to-finish whipping in a Western Athletic Conference showdown staged before an estimated 5,500 fans at the Thomas Assembly Center.
Any doubts about Tech (25-3) being a legitimate Top 25 ranked club were erased.
Now, Louisiana Tech University and Grambling State University look for an encore in the 2012 football season.
How do you get much better than what the Bulldogs and Tigers achieved in 2011, when both captured their conference championships. Tech was tops in the Western Athletic Conference and Grambling was the best in the Southwestern Athletic Conference.