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Tuesday, September 27, 2016 - 9:59am
There’s an old adage that says close only counts in horseshoes and hand grenades. Louisiana Tech head football coach Skip Holtz realizes that all too well. Holtz and his Bulldogs stand at 1-3 on the season after falling 38-34 in the final minutes Saturday night at Middle Tennessee State University after leading by 20 points earlier in the contest. That was the second heartbreaker of the season for the Bulldogs who lost 21-20 in the season opener at Arkansas after leading the Razorbacks heading into the fourth quarter. And it was despite career performances from quarterback Ryan Higgins, who...

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Sophomore striker Mylene Roy-Ouellet netted a hat trick and five other Lady Techsters scored to propel Louisiana Tech to a 9-0 shutout win over crosstown foe Grambling State on Tuesday night at the...
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Ruston Daily Leader Executive Sports Editor O.K. “Buddy” Davis talked Tuesday night of his more than 50 years of covering Lincoln Parish Sports as “The Buddy Davis Story” program was held at the...
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Louisiana Tech fans can tune into the LA Tech Sports Network this fall for all live game broadcasts for the Bulldogs’ 12-game schedule as well as 12 editions of Inside Bulldog Football with Skip...
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Newly acquired offensive lineman Khalif Barnes and defensive end Chris McCain practiced for the first time Tuesday with the New Orleans Saints, who also cut 14 players as the NFL lowered maximum...
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Redshirt freshman J’Mar Smith will get the start at quarterback for Louisiana Tech as the Bulldogs open the 2016 football season at 3 p.m. Saturday against the University of Arkansas in Fayetteville...
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GRAMBLING — Grambling State University will open the 2016 football without the services of one of the top receivers in the Southwestern Athletic Conference. GSU head coach Broderick Fobbs said Monday...
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08/29/2016
Louisiana Tech and Arkansas State came into Sunday with the all-time series tied and it ended up staying that way as the two teams played to a 1-1 draw in front of 155 fans at the Lady Techster...
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08/28/2016
MONROE — Ruston High School must have felt like it hit the jackpot Saturday as the Bearcats blasted West Ouachita 20-0 in game three of Bayou Jamb 2016 at the University of Louisiana-Monroe’s Malone...
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08/28/2016
HOMER — Cedar Creek School was able to give its younger players some much-needed work while playing a pair of games Friday night at the Homer High School jamboree. The Cougars fell to Northwood Lena...
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GRAMBLING — The era of Panther football started for Lincoln Preparatory Charter School Saturday afternoon, and it began in winning fashion. Rising like a phoenix from the ashes of what was formerly...