Former LSU safety Eric Monroe transferring to Texas Tech

Former LSU safety Eric Monroe transferring to Texas Tech
LSU safety Eric Monroe (No. 11) (Source: Josh Auzenne/WAFB-TV)

BATON ROUGE, La. (WAFB) - After more than a week in the NCAA Transfer Portal, former LSU safety Eric Monroe has decided to transfer to Texas Tech.

Monroe tweeted Saturday, June 27 that he has committed to the Red Raiders.

Monroe was projected to see more playing time for the Tigers this upcoming season after injuries kept him sidelined.

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He redshirted in 2016 and then played in 29 games from 2017 through 2019.

He recorded 21 tackles, one tackle for loss, and two passes defended.

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