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Louisiana Tech seniors Trent Taylor and Xavier Woods joined a list of over 400 college football players to be named to the Reese’s Senior Bowl’s 2017 Watch List, it was announced Tuesday. The Senior Bowl is an annual showcase event for college football’s top seniors and held the weekend prior to the Super Bowl. This year’s senior bowl is slated for Jan. 28, 2017 at Ladd Peebles Stadium in Mobile, with the game being nationally broadcast on the NFL Network. Taylor and Woods are two of 18 total players from Conference USA to be named to the watch list. Taylor enjoyed a standout junior season...

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Louisiana Tech head baseball coach Lane Burroughs announced Monday the addition of former Jones County Junior College assistant Travis Creel, as an assistant coach to the Bulldogs staff. Creel joins...
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DALLAS — Louisiana Tech safety Xavier Woods has been named to the 2016 Bronko Nagurski Trophy Watch List that includes 88 defensive standouts from all 10 Division I FBS conferences. The Bronko...
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GRAMBLING — Ten of Grambling’s newest Legends met the media Friday evening at a press conference held in the Doris Robinson Banquet Room at the Eddie Robinson Museum.
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GRAMBLING — As the 2016 Grambling Legends Class of 2016 was enshrined this weekend, several Hall of Famers voiced their concern about the current state of the university. Grambling State University...
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GRAMBLING — As the Grambling Legends Hall of Fame Class of 2016 held a press conference Friday at the Eddie Robinson Museum, more than a few had stories to tell about the biggest Legend of them all...
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Tom T. Hall’s song — “I Love …” gets to me. It always has. What a gifted songwriter that man is. In his song he mentions loving things like “little baby ducks, old pickup trucks, slow moving trains...
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WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. — A year after being one of the highest scoring players in all of college football and converting all 60 of his point after touchdown attempts, Louisiana Tech kicker Jonathan...