"Everything today (in Ruston) seemed like it was supposed to be. It was actually better than I even expected. The facilities and campus were nice. Everyone was friendly, and I felt comfortable.
"I can tell it would be easy to get accustomed to things there."
After he was shown around the school, Higgins and the staff discussed the nuts and bolts of the Bulldogs' program.
"When I got there, we took a quick tour of the campus," he said. "Then, I talked with (offensive coordinator) Coach (Tony) Franklin. We discussed how Tech's players buy in to their system.
"Coach (Mark) Tommerdahl had everything (today's itinerary) planned out. I talked with Coach (Sonny) Dykes a couple of times. He's easy to talk with..."
What's next for Higgins?
"I'm probably going to make a decision about where to commit in the next two weeks. I need a little time to sit down and talk about things with my family and my coaches."
Memphis, in addition to Tech, has offered Higgins.