’Dogs: An early ‘Top 40’ rating
Even with more than 30 seniors graduating — several of the All-Star variety — Louisiana Tech University built enough of a national reputation on the gridiron in 2012 that a carryover value will be in effect for this fall.
Look no further than one of the earliest preseason polls to be announced for the next season that is still more than eight months.
The Bulldogs are ranked No. 38 the annual preseason Top 50 poll announced by The Bleacher Report website.