La. Tech kicks off Class of 2014

Wide receiver Brodrick Jefferson (Bossier City, La./Parkway) became the first commitment for Louisiana Tech during this recruiting cycle, multiple sources report.

“I really didn’t want to go too far from home and I felt like Tech fit me,” he told the Shreveport Times. “They made me feel at home and I just liked the whole atmosphere.”

The 5-foot-9, 160-pound prospect caught 40 passes for 806 yards (20.2 average) and scored 12 total touchdowns during his junior season.