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McCown to be inducted into Tech Hall of Fame

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Photo courtesy LA Tech Athletics Communications - Luke McCown ranks No. 1 in Louisiana Tech history in attempts (1,827), completions (1,088) and passing yards (12,994), and No. 2 in passing touchdowns (88).

When Louisiana Tech found itself in a recruiting war with Oklahoma and Florida State over Jacksonville (Texas) High School quarterback Luke McCown in the late 1990s, most people thought it would take an act of God for the Bulldogs to land the highly-touted signal caller.
Call it divine intervention, but that’s what happened.

McCown, ranked nationally as high as No. 2 among quarterbacks in his high school class by some recruiting publications, eventually chose Louisiana Tech over the pair of annual national title contenders.

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