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13  Luke Adams
Luke Adams

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Big Spring, Texas

High School:
Big Spring

Height / Weight:
5-9 / 170

Position:
Guard

Experience:
2VL


10/24/2013

Red Tops Black At Tip-Off Celebration

Crockett Wins Dunk Contest, While Hannahs Captures 3-Point Crown

08/03/2013

Luke Adams, Team USA Win Bronze Medal

Texas Tech Junior Guard Luke Adams Averages 10 Points For Deaf National Team

08/02/2013

Team USA Falls To Venezuela At Deaflympics

Texas Tech Junior Guard Luke Adams Nets 11 Points In Loss

08/01/2013

Adams, Team USA Advance To Semifinals

Texas Tech Junior Chips In 11 Points For USA Deaf National Team

07/30/2013

Luke Adams Leads Team USA Past Russia, 93-64

Texas Tech Junior Paces USA Deaf National Team To No. 1 Seed In Elimination Round

03/11/2014

MBB: Big 12 Championship Preview

MBB: Big 12 Championship Preview

02/24/2014

Scholarship Giveaway - Texas Tech vs. Kansas State

01/15/2014

MBB: Baylor Preview

MBB: Baylor Preview

11/18/2013

Texas Tech TV Recap: Texas Southern

Jaye Crockett finishes with 21 points in opening round of Progressive Legends Classic

11/11/2013

Red Raiders Roll Past Nortern Arizona, 88-68

Robert Turner connects on first five 3-point attempts, finishes with 21 points in route

12/05/2012

Red Raider Basketball Visit Local Hospitals

The Texas Tech Mne's Basketball Teams took time to visit the children of Covenant and UMC Hospitals.

11/17/2012

First United Methodist Church Thanksgiving Dinner

Texas Tech's Men's Basketball helped serve meals at the 2012 First United Methodist Church Thanksgiving Dinner

10/04/2012

Chris Walker Named Men's Basketball Head Coach

Chris Walker was elevated to Interim Head Coach on Oct. 4, 2012 at a press conference at the United Spirit Arena.

03/03/2012

No. 7 Missouri vs. Texas Tech

No. 7 Missouri vs. Texas Tech - AP Photo Gallery

02/27/2012

No. 9 Baylor vs. Texas Tech

No. 9 Baylor vs. Texas Tech - AP Photo Gallery

Luke Adams earned valuable experience over the summer as the starting point guard on the USA Deaf National Team. Adams has appeared in 39 career games, making seven starts over the last two seasons. He gives added depth at the point guard position.

SUMMER 2013 -- Served as a member of the USA Deaf National Team ... competed at the 22nd Deaflympics in Sofia, Bulgaria, earning a Bronze Medal for the United States ... started seven straight games for Team USA, averaging 10 points, 3.9 steals, 3.7 rebounds and 3.6 assists.

SOPHOMORE (2012-13) -- Appeared in 16 games, averaging 1.7 points per game, including a season-high seven against Grambling State ... has scored in nine of 16 games ... is a career 81.0 percent free throw shooter ... named to the Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll for the fall semester ... selected to the 2012-13 Dean's List.

FRESHMAN (2011-12) -- Played in 23 games earning seven starts as a freshman ... averaged 4.2 points and 1.0 rebounds and 1.2 assists per game ... came off the bench at TCU on Dec. 6 to appear in first career college game, recording three points and three assists in 11 minutes ... notched first career start against Grambling State on Dec. 18, hitting five of 10 3-pointers for 15 points ... connected on 3-of-6 3-pointers and added a 4-for-4 performance from the line at Kansas State for 15 points ... added 11 points against Missouri on March 3 ... shot 80.8 percent from the line (21-26) ... was third on the squad in 3-pointers made (23) and attempted (61) ... ranked second on the squad in 3-point percentage (37.7) ... named to the Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll for the fall and spring semesters ... selected to the 2011-12 Dean's List.

PRIOR TO TEXAS TECH -- Averaged 26.9 points, 3.5 assists and 3.8 steals as a senior at Big Spring High School ... led Class 3A in scoring last year and was sixth overall in the state ... earned first team All-State honors as a senior ... was a two-time first team All-District selection and named to the Big Country Super Team as a junior and senior ... led Big Spring to its first Class 4A district title in 31 years in 2010 as a junior ... earned first team TAPPS All-State honors as a sophomore at Lubbock Trinity ... Led the state of Texas in free throws during the 2008-09 season, winning the TABC Free Throw Award ... helped Lubbock Trinity secure a district title as a sophomore.

PERSONAL -- Luke Thomas Adams ... born Oct. 16, 1991 in Amarillo, Texas ... parents are Mark and Jennifer Adams ... has one sister, Abbie, a graduate student at Texas Tech ... father played collegiately at South Plains College and is the director of basketball operations for head coach Tubby Smith ... uncle, Matt Adams, played football at Texas Tech ... grandfather, Tom Adams, was a five-time Texas Golden Gloves champion ... was born deaf and is one of roughly 40,000 adults in the U.S. to wear a cochlear implant and hearing aid ... majoring in exercise and sports science.

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