Recruiting has been good for Louisiana Tech University’s basketball teams this year, as evidenced by several signees that the programs have announced in recent months.
A sizeup of those signees for the Lady Techsters and Bulldogs:
BRITTNEY JEFFERSON: Tech has signed the second leading scorer in the history of Texas high school girls basketball when Head Coach Teresa Weatherspoon inked guard Brittney Jefferson to an NCAA national letter-of-intent.
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — Louisiana Tech was only down two points with 13 minutes left in the game, but Alabama-Birmingham exploded for a 19-4 run to help down the Bulldogs, 80-60, on Thursday night in Bartow Arena.
After a stepback 3-pointer by Alex Hamilton and an offensive rebound and putback by Joniah White got Tech (17-6, 8-2 Conference USA) to within one possession, 54-52, the ‘Dogs went ice cold on offense missing 16 of their next 18 shots.
The Bulldogs ended up shooting just 9-of-36 for 25 percent in the second stanza and scored only six points in the final 13 minutes of action.