Louisiana State University Shreveport


Athletic Program Web Site:
http://www.lsus.edu/athletics
Main School Web Site:
http://www.lsus.edu
School Colors: Navy and Gold
SID Name: Mark Cantrell

Conference:
Red River Athletic Conference
Main Rivals: (empty)

Undergraduate On Campus Enrollment:
Last National Tournament Appearance: 2013

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Returning Starters: 3
Primary Offensive Strategy:
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Primary Defensive Strategy:
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Top 5 Recruits:
Will Nelson 6’6 Sr. – Transfer from NCAA D1 Texas A&M Corpus-Christi…Led the Islanders in scoring (13.6 PPG) and rebounding (7.5 RPG) last season…Finished 11th in the Southland Conference in points and seventh in rebounds…Honorable Mention All-SLC performer…Scored a career-high 28 points versus the University of Houston as a junior…Was an All-Jayhawk Conference performer as a sophomore at Hutchinson Community College, whilealso garnering conference Player of the Year and Freshman of the Year honors at Baton Rouge Community College.
Tony Freeland 6’7 Sr. – Transfer from NCAA D1 Long Beach State University…Finished third on the team in scoring at 11 points per game, while also pulling down five rebounds and starting in all 22 games played…Freeland began his career at DePaul University and scored a career-high 25 points versus Syracuse University during his sophomore season, in addition to a 24-point performance versus Georgetown University…Freeland averaged 9.5 points and 5.0 rebounds in the Big East before transferring to Long Beach State.
Dundrecous Nelson 6’1 Sr. - Transfer from NCAA D1 Jackson State University…Led the Tigers in scoring with over 14 points per game, and averaged over two assists per game…Originally began his career at Ole Miss where he was the second leading scorer for the Rebels as a sophomore…Set an Ole Miss freshman record with a career-high 30 points, while tying the freshman record for three-pointers made in a game (7)…Top 100 recruit nationally by ESPN and Rivals out of high school.
Kenny Stewart 6’7 Jr. – Transfer from Oklahoma Baptist University…Sat out last season due to injury…Began his career at Weatherford Junior College before playing one season at NCAA D1 Eastern Michigan University…Averaged 9.5 points and 4.0 rebounds as a freshman for the Coyotes.
Joseph James 5’8 Jr. – Transfer from Southern-Shreveport University…Averaged 23 PPG and 6 assists to lead the Jaguars in both categories…Chose LSUS over multiple low-major NCAA D1 offers.
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Head Coach: Kyle Blankenship

Alma Mater:

LSU-S

Years at Current School:

1

Wins at School:

Losses at School:

27 7

Career Wins:

Career Losses:

27 7
URL to Head Coach Info:
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Assistant Coach:
Derrick Greene
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The Dock

Gym/Arena Address

One University Place, Shreveport, LA, 71115

Gym/Arena Capacity:

1200
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Stats No. Last Name First Name Pos Yr Height Weight Hometown
23 Beaver Breion G JR 6-0 Zwolle, Louisiana
10 Davis Brandon G SR 6-3 Ponoma, California
32 Dennis Dominic G SR 6-3 Franklin, Louisiana
22 Freeland Tony F SR 6-8 Los Angeles, California
12 Hall Tevin G SR 6-1 Bossier City, Louisiana
44 Hyslop C. J. F SO 6-6 Tulsa, Oklahoma
4 James Joseph G JR 5-7 Bossier City, Louisiana
31 Latson Andrew G FR 6-2 Bossier City, Louisiana
30 Mitchell Chris G SO 5-11 Natchitoches, Louisiana
5 Nelson Dundrecous G SR 6-1 Jackson, Mississippi
13 Nelson William F SR 6-6 Port Allen, Louisiana
1 Politte Mark G SR 6-2 Houston, Texas
20 Smith Dimitri F JR 6-4 Castor, Louisiana
33 Stewart Kenny F SR 6-7 Williamsport, Pennsylvania
42 Temple Daniel G SR 6-1 Many, Louisiana
0 Walker Josh G FR 6-0 Grant, Louisiana
Date Opponent Location Score Result Record
11/1/2013 6:00:00 PM St. Gregory's (Okla.) Home 93 - 107 Loss 0-1
11/2/2013 7:30:00 PM Science & Arts (Okla.) Home 93 - 83 Win 1-1
11/12/2013 7:00:00 PM SAGU (Texas) Away 72 - 83 Loss 1-2
11/16/2013 3:00:00 PM St. Gregory's (Okla.) Home 93 - 94 Loss 1-3
11/19/2013 7:30:00 PM Centenary Away 84 - 88 Loss 1-4
11/25/2013 7:00:00 PM SAGU (Texas) Home 84 - 75 Win 2-4
11/29/2013 5:30:00 PM Oklahoma Baptist Neutral 70 - 69 Win 3-4
11/30/2013 4:00:00 PM Texas Wesleyan Away 84 - 86 Loss 3-5
12/9/2013 7:30:00 PM Southwest (N.M.) Away 83 - 71 Win 4-5
12/13/2013 5:30:00 PM St. Thomas-Houston (Texas) Home 86 - 75 Win 5-5
12/14/2013 7:30:00 PM Paul Quinn (Texas) Home 84 - 69 Win 6-5
1/11/2014 4:00:00 PM Jarvis Christian (Texas) Home 83 - 80 Win 7-5
1/13/2014 7:30:00 PM Texas College Home 106 - 89 Win 8-5
1/17/2014 7:13:00 PM Langston (Okla.) Away 82 - 60 Win 9-5
1/18/2014 7:30:00 PM Bacone (Okla.) Away 78 - 72 Win 10-5
1/21/2014 7:30:00 PM Wiley (Texas) Away 94 - 82 Win 11-5
1/24/2014 7:30:00 PM Huston-Tillotson (Texas) Home 105 - 91 Win 12-5
1/25/2014 7:30:00 PM Our Lady of the Lake (Texas) Home 116 - 109 Win 13-5
2/1/2014 7:30:00 PM Southwest (N.M.) Home 90 - 87 Win 14-5
2/7/2014 7:30:00 PM St. Thomas-Houston (Texas) Away 69 - 75 Loss 14-6
2/8/2014 7:30:00 PM Paul Quinn (Texas) Away 85 - 67 Win 15-6
2/13/2014 7:30:00 PM Texas College Away 102 - 96 Win 16-6
2/15/2014 4:00:00 PM Jarvis Christian (Texas) Away 84 - 77 Win 17-6
2/21/2014 7:30:00 PM Langston (Okla.) Home 99 - 71 Win 18-6
2/22/2014 7:30:00 PM Bacone (Okla.) Home 89 - 86 Win 19-6
2/25/2014 7:30:00 PM Wiley (Texas) Home 95 - 102 Loss 19-7
2/28/2014 7:30:00 PM Huston-Tillotson (Texas) Away 97 - 76 Win 20-7
3/1/2014 7:30:00 PM Our Lady of the Lake (Texas) Away 88 - 84 Win 21-7
3/7/2014 8:20:00 PM Wiley (Texas) Neutral 87 - 94 Loss 21-8
3/20/2014 6:15:00 PM MidAmerica Nazarene (Kan.) Neutral 71 - 96 Loss 21-9