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Tuesday, June 28, 2016 - 10:56am
NATCHITOCHES — It was a winning weekend for the Ruston Daily Leader and Louisiana Tech University as the Louisiana Sports Writers Association held its annual awards banquet Sunday at The Landing Restaurant. The Daily Leader’s O.K. “Buddy” Davis and T. Scott Boatright each brought home first place awards with Davis taking his fifth straight top honors for Sports Column Writing while Boatright placed first in Headline Writing. Boatright also took second place in Pro Feature Writing for a story he did on former Grambling State and MLB baseball player Gary Eave. Louisiana Tech University writer/...

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05/27/2016
Former Grambling State University baseball standout Ralph Garr, who went on to win a National League batting championship, will be the keynote speaker as the Ruston chapter of the Grambling...
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05/26/2016
HATTIESBURG, Miss. — After fighting back from a seven-run deficit after the second inning, Louisiana Tech’s ninth-inning comeback against Rice fell just short as the Bulldogs dropped the Conference...
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05/26/2016
Louisiana Tech head coach Eric Konkol announced on Monday the addition of Shawn Forrest as assistant coach on the men’s basketball staff. Forrest brings 18 years of college coaching experience to...
05/26/2016
CLEVELAND (AP) — Back home, the Cavaliers were not hospitable. Just rude. They roughed up the visiting Raptors again. LeBron James scored 23 points then sat the fourth quarter, Kevin Love scored 25,...
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05/25/2016
HATTIESBURG, Miss. — On the cusp of its first conference tournament appearance since 2012, Louisiana Tech will be in a little bit of unfamiliar territory when the Bulldogs open ed play in the 2016...
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05/25/2016
HATTIESBURG, Miss. — Louisiana Tech’s Casey Sutton and Jonathan Washam have earned All-Conference USA honors, announced by the league office Tuesday in a vote by the head coaches, sports information...
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05/24/2016
Baseball America’s latest NCAA Regional projections have Louisiana Tech as the No. 3 seed in the Baton Rouge Regional hosted by LSU. But first the Bulldogs have a little business to take care of in...
05/24/2016
Louisiana Tech pitcher Graham Ahlrich and catcher Brent Diaz have been named to the Conference USA Baseball All-Academic Team, as announced by the league office Monday afternoon. Twelve student-...
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05/23/2016
Louisiana Tech third baseman Chase Lunceford has been selected as the Conference USA Hitter of the Week after the junior helped lead the Bulldogs to an historic series sweep over No. 16 Rice this...
05/23/2016
Louisiana Tech head coach Brooke Stoehr has hired Nick Long to be the director of basketball operations for the Lady Techster program. The hiring is pending the approval of the Board of Supervisors...