Coach Bedenbaugh's reaction?
"Oh, he was happy to hear it," said the 6-0, 185-pound corner. "He said, 'You don't know how happy we are down here at Tech to hear that.'"
The addition of Pierce, a Texas Hot 100 #95 pick, gives the Scarlet and Black perhaps their most ballyhooed secondary class in quite some time...
Senior Season Stats: 90 tackles, 2 INTs, 10 PBUs, 2 FFs.
Pierce, an outstanding centerfielder also, (hit .475, with 4 home runs, 22 RBIs and had 3 put outs last year for the Longview baseball team), said he might try his hand at that sport for the Red Raiders, as well.