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Tuesday, September 27, 2016 - 9:59am
There’s an old adage that says close only counts in horseshoes and hand grenades. Louisiana Tech head football coach Skip Holtz realizes that all too well. Holtz and his Bulldogs stand at 1-3 on the season after falling 38-34 in the final minutes Saturday night at Middle Tennessee State University after leading by 20 points earlier in the contest. That was the second heartbreaker of the season for the Bulldogs who lost 21-20 in the season opener at Arkansas after leading the Razorbacks heading into the fourth quarter. And it was despite career performances from quarterback Ryan Higgins, who...

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06/25/2014
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06/25/2014
The Grambling State University football game at Mississippi Valley scheduled for Nov. 8 has been changed. The game will now be a tape delayed, nationally-televised broadcast on one of the ESPN...
06/25/2014
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06/24/2014
Louisiana Tech head volleyball coach Adriano de Souza has announced the hiring of Dustin Sahlmann as an assistant coach to the Lady Techster Volleyball staff for the upcoming 2014 season. Sahlmann...
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06/23/2014
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06/23/2014
Louisiana-Lafayette and LSU had a combined 19 players selected to the first and second teams of the 2014 All-Louisiana College Baseball Team selected by the Louisiana Sports Writers Association. The...