After just over a year with national powerhouse UConn, LD Bell’s all-time leading scorer Lexi Gordon has transferred to Texas Tech, the Red Raiders announced on Sunday.
“I am very proud to welcome home the highly-ranked Texas girls’ basketball phenom, Lexi Gordon. She brings exceptional ability to score and will thrive in our high-octane offensive system,” Tech coach Marlene Stollings said in a press release. “Lexi’s tireless work ethic and high basketball IQ are characteristics that will help catapult our program into the national spotlight.”
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Gordon ended her prep career as one of the best at Bell High School.
She averaged 24.7 points and 9.5 rebounds per game during her senior season. She was a 5-star recruit and ranked as the No. 29 overall player in the nation.
“I chose Texas Tech because I felt at home on my visit. Every person I met made me feel valued and loved here. I strongly believe in Coach M’s vision,” Gordon said in a press release. “I will also have the amazing opportunity to play in the Big 12 where my family can attend several games. I’m ready to start my new journey as a Lady Raider.”
Gordon was a 6A all-state selection as a senior and finished with over 2,500 points and 1,000 rebounds in her career.
She was a 3-time District Offensive MVP and Newcomer of the Year as a freshman. Gordon was also selected to the Star-Telegram all-area team four times.