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Tuesday, July 26, 2016 - 10:50am
IRVING, Texas — It’s the time of year a college football coach loves. Preseason practice is days away from beginning with the kickoff to a new season coming a few weeks after that. Attending Conference USA Media Days Monday, Louisiana Tech head coach Skip Holtz was clearly in one of his favorite elements. “I enjoy this part of it,” Holtz said. “I enjoy talking a little bit about the season and creating the excitement and the energy in the Conference USA.” Having to replace key players on both sides of the ball and coming off two straight nine-win seasons, Holtz said he’ll let the Bulldogs’...

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