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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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01/17/2014
NEW ORLEANS — It was a great homecoming for Louisiana Tech head coach Michael White who spent four years on Tulane’s campus as a high school kid with his dad the athletics director at the university...
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01/17/2014
Grambling State University’s basketball teams will be at home Saturday to play host to Texas Southern in Southwestern Athletic Conference doubleheader action at the Frederick C. Hobdy Assembly Center...
01/17/2014
Tickets for the annual Ruston High School football banquet are on sale now and can be purchased from 8 a.m. - 3 p.m. weekdays from Virginia Rainwater in the RHS athletics office. The tickets will be...
01/17/2014
Upcoming games for Lincoln Parish high school and collegiate basketball teams: HIGH SCHOOL (Boys) CEDAR CREEK (4-12): Today, at Haynesville; • CHOUDRANT (12-11): Today, home, vs. Calvin; • GRAMBLING...
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01/16/2014
HOUSTON — Jessica Kuster scored 21 points and grabbed 15 rebounds and Rice shot 54 percent from the field to down Louisiana Tech 82-68 before 426 fans at Tudor Fieldhouse Wednesday night. Tech (5-11...
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01/16/2014
When Louisiana Tech head coach Michael White was a freshman at Jesuit High School in New Orleans, he lived on Tulane’s campus and practically in its basketball arena as well, shooting hoops up to...
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01/15/2014
FORT WORTH, Texas — The Davey O’Brien Foundation today announced Doug Williams as the recipient of the 2013 Davey O’Brien Legends Award presented by Low T Center, in honor of his outstanding...
01/15/2014
Louisiana Tech’s annual Signing Day event will take on a new flavor this year with the same great information on the Bulldogs’ newest players. Set for 4 p.m. Feb. 5, this year’s event will be an...
01/15/2014
During their time together in the Western Athletic Conference, Louisiana Tech and Rice developed an intense rivalry in women’s basketball as the Lady Techsters and Owls played some memorable games....
01/15/2014
Grambling State University junior guard Joanna Miller has been selected as the Southwestern Athletic Conference’s Women’s Basketball Player of the Week for the second time this season. Miller helped...