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Louisiana Tech (8-7, 0-1 Conference-USA) will take the court for their first home Conference USA matchup of the 2016 slate, taking on national powerhouse Western Kentucky (14-2, 2-0 C-USA) at 7 p.m. today in the Thomas Assembly Center. Western Kentucky enters the match as the first team out looking in of the national rankings, the highest team receiving votes not in the top-25, but have put together an impressive schedule to this point. The Lady Toppers two losses have come against nationally-ranked Michigan State and Cal Poly. Cal Poly only losses this season as a team have come against top...

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07/28/2014
Editor’s note: The following is a feature story O.K. Davis did on Alton “Red” Franklin two years ago. By O.K. Davis buddy@rustonleader.com “Red.” Any North Louisiana football fan with a smidgen of...
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07/26/2014
Ruston Daily Leader Executive Sports Editor O.K. “Buddy” Davis has championed many an Ark-La-Tex athlete during his 50-plus years as a sports writer. Now Davis is about to become an Ark-La-Tex...
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07/26/2014
Louisiana Tech head coach Gary Stanley announced the program’s 2014 cross country schedule last week with Tech hosting the annual Mook 5 race to open the season. In all the 2014 slate includes five...
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07/26/2014
My fishing trip to Nebraska accomplished several things. I got to catch a bunch of fish, species I’d never caught, I got to sample just how delicious walleye filets are, and I got to meet and fish...
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07/25/2014
Area children will get the chance to learn about hitting, pitching, catching and winning the game of life Saturday as College Hall of Fame Baseball Coach Wilbert Ellis conducts his annual Youth...
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07/25/2014
Former Louisiana Tech golfers Jack Lempke and Travis Wilmore were named Cleveland Golf/Srixon All-America Scholars for the 2013-14 season the Golf Coaches Association of America announced Thursday....
07/25/2014
Louisiana Tech University head tennis coach Chad Camper put the finishing touches on his first signing class Tuesday with the addition of Taylor Capannolo. The Melbourne, Australia, native will join...
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07/24/2014
DALLAS — Louisiana Tech head football coach Skip Holtz threw it out there — the competition for the Bulldogs’ starting quarterback role is up for grabs. Holtz talked about the five-player competition...
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07/23/2014
It’s never good to not have your top two quarterbacks in a game-type setting. But that didn’t stop Cedar Creek from turning in a strong performance Tuesday night as the Cougars played host to...
07/22/2014
The deadline for signing up for the inaugural Live Mic Sports Broadcasting Camp is today as two of north Louisiana’s award winning radio broadcasters will lead the three-day event designed for area...