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Monday, September 26, 2016 - 11:32am
One of these days, probably sooner than later, a commentator might be heard saying from an NFL broadcast booth, ‘’the Butler did it!’’ And he would be right. Vernon Butler, a giant of a man at 6-4 and 323 pounds, could be doing it often as one of the top young defensive linemen for the Carolina Panthers. So far, and while it’s still early, the former Louisiana Tech University ball carrier crusher, has demonstrated his worth as a first-round draftee. It took only one game, no less, for Butler to whet the appetite of Panthers’ fans. In his first game as a professional earlier this month,...

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03/19/2014
FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. — The Arkansas baseball team (10-7) defeated Grambling State (3-16) on Tuesday by a final score of 4-3 in Baum Stadium. The Razorbacks scored four runs in the third inning and held...
03/19/2014
Friday was a day Jacob Brown will set aside for the scrapbook as the Cedar Creek pitcher threw a perfect game in Cougars’ 10-0 victory over Oak Hill. No Oak Hill batter was able to locate Brown’s...
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03/18/2014
GRAMBLING — As Grambling State University’s football team continues workouts in preparation for Saturday’s Spring Game, there’s still much of a learning process going on for the Tigers and for new...
03/18/2014
Louisiana Tech’s football program held its first spring practice in pads Monday as Tech practiced for over two hours at Joe Aillet Stadium. The NCAA mandates that the first two practices of spring...
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03/18/2014
All season long, the backbone of Louisiana Tech’s basketball attack has been the Bulldogs’ defense. That defense will be tested starting at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday as Tech (23-7) plays host to Iona (22-...
03/18/2014
Louisiana Tech pitcher Phil Maton has been named Conference USA Pitcher of the Week, announced by the league Monday, after posting a 2-0 record in two appearances this past week, including a complete...
03/17/2014
Louisiana Tech was given a No. 3 seed in the National Invitational Tournament and will host sixth-seeded Iona inside the Thomas Assembly Center at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday in a game that will be broadcast...
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03/17/2014
Grambling State baseball coach James Cooper (left) and the Tigers were swept in a weekend home series against Arkansas Pine Bluff, falling 5-8, 5-6 and 5-7.
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03/17/2014
Garrett Soileau (tagging the base) and the Ruston High Bearcats lost to Byrd 5-4 at the Airline Tournament Saturday night in Bossier City. RHS went 1-3 in the tourney.
03/17/2014
Tech Tennis postponed Due to inclement weather, Sunday’s scheduled tennis match between Louisiana Tech and 23rd ranked Houston was postponed. The Lady Techsters and Lady Cougars were set for a 1 p.m...