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CHICAGO — Vernon Butler’s signature look involves wearing sunglasses. That accessory was needed Thursday evening amidst the bright lights of prime time in Draft City as the Louisiana Tech defensive tackle was selected in the first round of the 2016 National Football League Draft by the Carolina Panthers with the 30th overall selection. Butler’s pick in the first round marked the first Conference USA player and first player from Louisiana to be selected in the 2016 NFL Draft. He is the first defensive lineman from a Conference USA school to go in the first round since 2012. A four-year...

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02/23/2014
NORFOLK, Va. — There are many different ways to win a basketball game. Louisiana Tech was determined to find one on the road in a hostile environment and it was at the free throw line where they went...
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02/23/2014
GRAMBLING — The Grambling State University women’s basketball team’s losing streak extended to five games on Saturday as they lost 64-51 to Jackson State University in the Fredrick C. Hobdy Arena....
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02/21/2014
GREENVILLE, N.C. — The Louisiana Tech defense held arguably the best 3-point shooter in the country — Akeem Richmond — to just three made field goals, But the Bulldogs had trouble from long range on...
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02/21/2014
Louisiana Tech head coach Teresa Weatherspoon has been looking for a complete 40 minutes of basketball from her Lady Techster team this year. On Wednesday night in Tulsa, Weatherspoon got exactly...
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02/21/2014
Eighth-grader Jade Anderson led the way with 16 points Thursday nigh as Simsboro High School’s Lady Tigers topped Hicks 51-26 at the SHS gym. Antoinette Harris added 11 points and 11 rebounds for the...
02/20/2014
Louisiana Tech University (3-7) scored four runs in the third inning and that was all it would need as the Lady Techsters defeated Grambling State University (2-6), 4-1, on Wednesday at the Lady...
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02/20/2014
TULSA— Louisiana Tech head coach Teresa Weatherspoon called it a team victory. However, she was also quick to point out that junior point guard Chrisstaisa Walter spearheaded her team’s 82-75...
02/20/2014
After 12 years of having to go to the west coast to face conference opponents, Louisiana Tech will now be making a rare appearance on the east coast with a showdown at East Carolina on at 6 p.m....
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02/20/2014
Cedar Creek has been here before. Now the Lady Cougars are looking for a different outcome. Creek (13-17) enters the Class 1A playoff as the No. 29 seed and will play at fourth-seeded Vermilion...
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02/19/2014
Much of Kristen Clark’s family has attended LSU, but the Ruston High School senior has decided that her future lies on a different Southeastern Conference road. Clark signed a national letter of...