LOUISIANA BASKETBALL HALL OF FAME

TOMMY JOE EAGLES
Louisiana Tech University
Coach 1985-89
Inducted 2018

Eagles won 87 games and lost only 40 during his four years at Louisiana Tech, for a 68.5% career winning percentage. He was a Southland Conference, American South Conference and Louisiana Coach of the Year. His teams won two conference regular season and three conference tournament championships. He led Louisiana Tech to two NCAA Tournament appearances and two NIT appearances, including a third place finish in the NIT in 1986. He posted four straight 20-win seasons, with records of 23-9, 22-8, 22-9 and 20-14.

College Record

   

SCHOOL

SEASON

RECORD

PCT

Louisiana Tech

1985-86

20-14

58.8%

Louisiana Tech

1986-87

22-8

73.3%

Louisiana Tech

1987-88

22-9

71.0%

Louisiana Tech

1988-89

23-9

71.9%

Totals

4

87-40

68.5%

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