Famous Louisiana Tech University Alumni

List RulesPeople on this list must have gone to Louisiana Tech University and be of some renown.

List of famous alumni from Louisiana Tech University, with photos when available. Prominent graduates from Louisiana Tech University include celebrities, politicians, business people, athletes and more. This list of distinguished Louisiana Tech University alumni is loosely ordered by relevance, so the most recognizable celebrities who attended Louisiana Tech University are at the top of the list. This directory is not just composed of graduates of this school, as some of the famous people on this list didn't necessarily earn a degree from Louisiana Tech University.

Karl Malone and Terry Bradshaw are included in this list.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Louisiana Tech University?” and “Which celebrities are Louisiana Tech University alumni?”
  • 1

    Terry Bradshaw

    Commentator, Voice acting


    BirthplaceShreveport, Louisiana, United States of America

    Terry Paxton Bradshaw (born September 2, 1948) is an American former football quarterback who played professionally in the National Football League (NFL). Since 1994, he has been a television sports  ...more

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  • 2

    Karl Malone

    Basketball player, Wrestler


    BirthplaceSummerfield, Louisiana, United States of America

    Karl Anthony Malone (born July 24, 1963) is an American retired professional basketball player. Nicknamed "The Mailman", Malone played the power forward position and spent his first 18 seasons  ...more

    #18 of 289 The Top NBA Players Of All Time#37 of 163 The Greatest Lakers of All Time#4 of 168 The Best NBA Players With No Championship Rings

  • 3
    Songwriter, Musician


    BirthplaceSpringhill, Louisiana, USA

    Tracy Darrell Adkins (born January 13, 1962) is an American country singer and actor. In 1998, Adkins appeared on the PBS music program Austin City Limits (season 23). Adkins made his debut in 1996  ...more
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  • 4

    Kix Brooks

    Mandolinist, Songwriter


    BirthplaceShreveport, Louisiana, USA

    Leon Eric Brooks, III, known as Kix Brooks (born May 12, 1955), is an American country music artist, actor, and film producer best known for being one half of the duo Brooks & Dunn and host of  ...more

    #106 of 147 The Best Hallmark Channel Actors#5 of 49 The Best Country Singers From Louisiana

  • 5

    Michael B. Mccallister



    Michael B. McCallister is the Chairman of the Board of Humana a health insurance company, and also serves as Chairman of the Humana Foundation. He retired as Chief Executive Officer in December 2012.  ...more
  • 6

    Muse Watson



    BirthplaceAlexandria, Louisiana, United States of America

    Muse Watson (born July 20, 1948) is an American stage and screen actor. He became known for his roles as Ben Willis, the primary antagonist in the I Know What You Did Last Summer franchise, Charles  ...more
  • 7

    James P. Pope

    Politician, Lawyer

    AgeDec. at 81 (1884-1966)

    BirthplaceJonesboro, Louisiana, USA

    James Pinckney Pope (March 31, 1884 – January 23, 1966) was a Democratic politician from Idaho. He was mayor of Boise for four years and a one-term United States Senator, serving from 1933 to 1939.  ...more
  • 8

    Jim McCrery

    Politician, Lawyer


    BirthplaceShreveport, Louisiana, USA

    James Otis McCrery III (born September 18, 1949) is an American lawyer, politician and lobbyist who served as a Republican member of the United States House of Representatives from 1988 to 2009. He  ...more
  • 9

    Matt Dunigan

    Coach, Sports commentator


    BirthplaceLakewood, Ohio, USA

    Matt Dunigan (born December 6, 1960) is an American broadcaster and former professional football player and executive. He is a Canadian Football League (CFL) sportscaster for Canadian sports  ...more
  • 10

    Matt Stover

    American football player


    BirthplaceDallas, Texas

    John Matthew "Matt" Stover (born January 27, 1968) is a former American Football placekicker. As of the start of the 2009 NFL season, he was the third most accurate kicker in the history of the  ...more

    #268 of 321 People Who Should Be in the Pro Football Hall of Fame#27 of 102 The Greatest NFL Kickers of All Time#27 of 92 The Best Baltimore Ravens of All Time

  • 11

    Curt Brandao



  • 12

    Ryan Moats

    American football player


    BirthplaceDallas, Texas

    Ryan Moats (born December 17, 1982) is a former American football running back. He was drafted by the Philadelphia Eagles in the third round of the 2005 NFL Draft. He played college football at  ...more
  • 13

    R. Harmon Drew, Sr.

    Judge, Politician

    AgeDec. at 78 (1917-1995)

    BirthplaceMinden, Louisiana, USA

    Richard Harmon Drew Sr. (February 5, 1917 – December 18, 1995), was a fourth generation judge and a Democratic state representative who was descended from pioneer families of Webster Parish in North  ...more
  • 14

    Billy Boles

    Politician, Lawyer

    AgeDec. at 81 (1927-2008)

    BirthplaceRayville, Louisiana, USA

    William Russell Boles Sr. (April 30, 1927 – August 16, 2008), known as Billy Boles, was a Monroe attorney and banker who, at twenty-four, served a single term in the Louisiana State Senate. He  ...more
  • 15

    Ken Hollis

    Insurance broker, Businessperson

    AgeDec. at 68 (1942-2010)

    BirthplaceAlexandria, Louisiana, USA

    Jesse Kendrick Hollis, Jr., known as Ken Hollis (March 13, 1942 – September 10, 2010), was a Republican Party member of the Louisiana State Senate from Metairie in Jefferson Parish in the New Orleans  ...more
  • 16

    Wiley W. Hilburn


    AgeDec. at 75 (1938-2014)

    BirthplaceRuston, Louisiana

    Wiley Wilson Hilburn, Jr. (February 20, 1938 – January 16, 2014), was a journalist in Ruston, Louisiana, whose communications career began in the middle 1950s when he was a student at Ruston High  ...more
  • 17
    Businessperson, Politician

    AgeDec. at 85 (1916-2001)

    BirthplaceMississippi, USA

    Cecil Ray Blair (April 2, 1916 – July 6, 2001) was a Rapides Parish farmer and business who was a Democratic member of both houses of the Louisiana State Legislature during the 1950s, 1960s, and  ...more
  • 18

    Lee Fletcher

    Businessperson, Politician

    AgeDec. at 43 (1966-2009)

    BirthplaceMonroe, Louisiana, USA

    Dewey Lee Fletcher, Jr. (April 29, 1966 – September 30, 2009), was an American political consultant and a talk radio host and blogger in Monroe, Louisiana, who was defeated by 974 votes in a 2002  ...more
  • 19

    Saxby Chambliss

    Politician, Lawyer


    BirthplaceWarrenton, North Carolina, USA

    Clarence Saxby Chambliss (born November 10, 1943) is an American politician who was a United States Senator from Georgia from 2003 to 2015. A member of the Republican Party, he previously served as a  ...more
  • 20

    Hiram Eugene

    American football player


    BirthplaceLafayette, Louisiana

    Hiram Eugene (born November 24, 1980) is a former American football safety in the National Football League (NFL). He was originally signed by the Oakland Raiders as an undrafted free agent in 2006  ...more
  • 21

    Jackie Moreland


    AgeDec. at 33 (1938-1971)

    BirthplaceMinden, Louisiana

    Jack Wade Moreland, known as Jackie Moreland (March 11, 1938 – December 19, 1971), was an American basketball player for the Detroit Pistons and the former New Orleans Buccaneers.  ...more
  • 22

    Tramon Williams

    American football player


    BirthplaceHouma, Louisiana

    Tramon Vernell Williams (born March 16, 1983) is an American football cornerback for the Green Bay Packers of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football for Louisiana Tech, and  ...more

    #28 of 41 The 41 Hottest Men in the NFL#46 of 60 The Best NFL Players From Louisiana#60 of 286 The Best Green Bay Packers Of All Time

  • 23

    John Sidney Garrett

    Businessperson, Politician

    AgeDec. at 83 (1921-2005)


    John Sidney Garrett (October 29, 1921 – May 28, 2005) was a conservative Democratic member of the Louisiana House of Representatives who served from 1948 to 1972 under four gubernatorial  ...more
  • 24

    Larry C. Brewer

    Certified Public Accountant, Businessperson

    AgeDec. at 54 (1948-2003)

    BirthplaceMinden, Louisiana

    Larry Clinton Brewer was the offensive end for the Louisiana Tech University Bulldogs during the 1966, 1967, 1968, and 1969 football seasons.  ...more
  • 25

    Josh Scobee

    American football player


    BirthplaceLongview, Texas

    Joshua Taylor Scobee (born June 23, 1982) is a former American football placekicker. He was drafted by the Jacksonville Jaguars in the fifth round of the 2004 NFL draft. He also played for the  ...more