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Can Tech end Mississippi ‘jinx?’

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’Dogs have gone winless in that state this year
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Leader photo by O.K. DAVIS Quarterback Colby Cameron of Louisiana Tech earned Western Athletic Conference Offensive Player of the Week honors after passing for 376 yards and four touchdowns in a 41-21 victory at Fresno State on Saturday night.

This season hasn’t been kind to Louisiana Tech University’s football team when it goes into the state of Mississippi.

Two games, two defeats.

In a 2011 opener at the University of Southern Mississippi, the Bulldogs lost 19-17.

Three games later, at Mississippi State, a heart-breaking 26-20 loss occurred in overtime.
“Mississippi Tech,” sighed Tech senior linebacker Adrien Cole on Monday, and he didn’t mean it in a positive way.

Tech will try and reverse that trend on Saturday when it plays Ole Miss at Oxford starting at 6:30 p.m.

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