Will join the team this year after having to sit out the 2013-14 season … Was able to attend LSU and receive financial aid.
PRIOR TO LSU
MVP of the Top 28 state playoffs for Scotlandville High School in 2013 ... Bridgewater helped Scotlandville to an 80-71 win in overtime in the Class 5A state championship game over Ouachita … Bridgewater scored 24 points and 13 rebounds … He was named first team All-State in the classification as selected by the Louisiana Sports Writers Association in 2013 … Averaged 15.1 points per game and 8.3 rebounds per game … Also earned Class 2A All-State honors and All-Metro honors at Episcopal, where he played for three seasons …. Led Episcopal to the 2A semifinals in 2011 … Averaged 23.5 points and 10.1 rebounds during his junior season (2012) … While at Episcopal, he also started and played on the school’s state quarterfinal football team at tight end and wide receiver.
Birth date is Nov. 14, 1993 … Mother is Debra Bridgewater … Brother Brad was a four-year letterman for LSU in 1998-2000 and 2001-03 … Brad played on LSU’s NCAA Sweet 16 team in 2000.