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HATTIESBURG, Miss. — Louisiana Tech’s high-octane run through the Conference USA Baseball Championships ended Saturday night as Rice held off the Bulldogs 11-9 in semifinals action at Pete Taylor Park. Rice and Southern Mississippi will meet at 1 p.m. today to determine the C-USA champion. As they did throughout this year’s C-USA tourney, the Bulldogs fell behind early before battling back, falling behind 3-0 in the top of the third inning before plating five runs in the bottom half of the stanza. Rice countered with two runs in the third inning, one in the fourth, four in the fifth and one...

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11/21/2013
Louisiana Tech junior Whitney Frazier and the Lady Techsters will host in-state rival LSU and the 15th ranked Tigers this Saturday at 1 p.m. at the Thomas Assembly Center in the first game of a...
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11/21/2013
Louisiana Tech will be away from Ruston for the next two weeks, beginning a five-game road swing on Wednesday night as they travel to take on Central Arkansas at 7 p.m. inside the Farris Center. A ‘...
11/21/2013
Eleven Louisiana Tech student-athletes from six different sports earned degrees during the University’s fall commencement exercises held at the Thomas Assembly Center this past Saturday in Ruston. A...
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11/19/2013
Ring around the rosies a pocket full of … Bulldog quarterbacks? That’s the rhyme playing through Louisiana Tech head football coach Skip Holtz’s head after playing three signal callers during a...
11/19/2013
The Louisiana Tech bowling team wrapped a weekend full of competition Sunday, as the team posted a third place finish in the Hornet Classic hosted by Alabama State in Montgomery, Ala. Tech opened...
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11/19/2013
Choudrant High School’s girls cross country were runners up Monday in Class B state championship action in Natchitoches. The Choudrant boys teams finished fourth overall. Choudrant’s Lady Aggies...
11/19/2013
Louisiana Tech fans will have an opportunity to experience a basketball-football doubleheader Saturday when the Lady Techsters host in-state rival LSU and the Bulldogs welcome Conference USA foe...
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11/18/2013
Ruston Junior High School sent Coach Kathy Steed out in winning fashion as both the boys and girls teams completed their seasons by taking first place wins in every meet the competed in. Steed is set...
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11/18/2013
Cedar Creek won’t be the only Ruston flavoring in the ongoing Division IV state football playoffs as Jake Slaughter (5), grandson of Ruston’s Mickey Slaughter, a former Louisiana Tech and Denver...
11/18/2013
HOUSTON — In its final match of the 2013 season, Louisiana Tech fell to the Rice Owls, 3-0 (25-20, 25-19, 25-19), Sunday afternoon at Tudor Fieldhouse in Houston. In the season finale, Tech (7-22, 1-...