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Wednesday, June 29, 2016 - 11:03am
Opposing coaches and players, fans and the media. During a legendary Hall of Fame career at the University of Tennessee, Pat Summitt made a huge impact on a variety of lives. Summitt, who won more games (1,098) than anyone in college basketball history, man or woman, died early Tuesday, five years after being diagnosed with early onset dementia in the form of Alzheimer’s Disease. She was 64. The legendary coach never had a losing record in 38 seasons and won eight national championships. ‘’There are few people in every sport who will be a household name forever and ever,’’ said Baylor...

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06/11/2016
It hasn’t taken Greg Goff long to create excitement and a winning attitude for Louisiana Tech University’s baseball program. After a 25-27 overall record and 6-21 Conference USA mark in his debut...
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06/11/2016
Louisiana Tech junior Natalie Moran joined 13 other student-athletes from member schools in receiving the Conference USA Spring Spirit of Service Award earlier this week. The C-USA Spirit of Service...
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06/11/2016
Louisiana Tech head coach Chad Camper has been at the helm of the women’s tennis team for three years and he already has two honors on his resume having been named on Sunday as the 2016 Louisiana...
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06/11/2016
In 2012, I wrote a story about Brad Doughty and his amazing success in bagging big bucks on public land. He and I made a visit to Jackson Bienville wildlife management area to give my story more...
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06/11/2016
One week after wrapping up an historic season, three Louisiana Tech Baseball pitchers capped off the 2016 campaign by being selected on the final day of the 2016 Major League Baseball First-Year...
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EUGENE, Ore. — The remarkable career of Cedar Creek and current Northwestern State javelin star Ashley Aldredge ended Thursday evening with a second straight top 20 finish at the NCAA Outdoor Track...
06/10/2016
EUGENE, Ore. — Louisiana Tech redshirt senior Mia Adams’ collegiate career came to an end late Thursday as she finished 23rd at the NCAA Championships at Heyward Field. Adams jumped 19-1.5 (5.83m) to...
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06/10/2016
David Michael Burkhalter was an All-State selection during his final season at Ruston High School. Now, in his third year in the professional ranks, he’s an All-Star. Burkhalter has been named to the...
06/09/2016
Conference USA, of which Louisiana Tech University has been a member since 2013, is scheduled to take a huge hit in television revenue during the upcoming season. The league is expected to receive...
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06/09/2016
EUGENE, Ore. — For former Cedar Creek standout Ashley Aldredge, tonight could be the culmination of six years pursuing a school record and All-America honors. Whatever happens, her remarkable...