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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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10/07/2013
FIU took advantage of an open net off a free kick in the first overtime period to hand Louisiana Tech a 3-2 loss on Sunday evening at the Lady Techster Soccer Complex. The Tech (6-7-1, 1-3 Conference...
10/07/2013
The Thundering Herd of Marshall (9-10, 3-1 C-USA) proved to be too much for Louisiana Tech (7-12, 1-3 C-USA) as the Lady Techsters volleyball team fell, 3-0 (25-14, 25-11, 25-19), Sunday afternoon at...
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10/07/2013
With summer break coming to an end, all of the Louisiana Tech basketball players were packing their bags to come back to Ruston. Not forward Stojan Gjuroski. He was packing his bags for Slovenia to...
10/07/2013
The Cedar Creek sixth grade football team showed off its potential last week with its 16-0 win over Jackson Parish. Brett Washington led the Cougar offense with 48 yards rushing and one touchdown....
10/07/2013
FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. — Paul Sakit led the Bulldogs for the third consecutive meet as Louisiana Tech finished 10th at the Chile Pepper Festival in Fayetteville Saturday morning. Tech finished one spot...
10/07/2013
Louisiana Tech point guard Speedy Smith was one of many players happy to go full speed in practice for the first time this fall, as was head coach Michael White. The Bulldogs turned up the pace and...
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10/06/2013
EL PASO, Texas — UTEP’s offense threatened with a touchdown late in the fourth quarter, but the Louisiana Tech Bulldogs (2-4, 1-1 Conference-USA) held strong and defeated the Miners, 38-35, in a...
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10/06/2013
It’s been that kind of season for the Grambling State Tigers. What looked to be a close game on paper was anything but in reality as Prairie View A&M topped the Tigers 31-3 Saturday before a...
10/06/2013
Freshmen Kailee Hervey and Kathryn Sloan netted back-to-back goals within 40 seconds of each other to give Louisiana Tech its first ever Conference USA win, a 2-0 defeat of Marshall on Friday night...
10/06/2013
For the first time since 2010, the Louisiana Tech volleyball team defeated a conference opponent as the Lady Techsters prevailed against Conference USA foe Charlotte, 3-1 (25-19, 21-25, 25-21, 25-22...