When Louisiana Tech head coach Michael White was a freshman at Jesuit High School in New Orleans, he lived on Tulane’s campus and practically in its basketball arena as well, shooting hoops up to four hours a day since his dad was the athletics director of the university.
At 8 p.m. tonight, White will be able to relive old memories of Devlin Fieldhouse as he leads the Bulldogs into a conference road contest versus the Green Wave.
The game will be televised on Cox Sports with Tim Grubbs calling the play by play and Tom Penders as the analyst.
Is Louisiana Tech University the next Boise State?
With the way the Bulldogs have started out, don’t be surprised if that’s also in the headline-producing performances of this young 2012 season.
Much in the manner that their former Western Athletic Conference nemesis from Idaho grabbed the college gridiron world’s fancy by crashing the big school’s parties, the ‘Dogs are slowly applying their DNA on the landscape.
Gerald Cobb will be among Louisiana’s most valuable contributors to high school athletics in a much-deserved spotlight tonight.
The former Ruston High and Simsboro High principal, as well as superintendent for the Lincoln Parish School Board System, will be among the individuals inducted into the Louisiana High School Sports Hall of Fame.
Induction ceremonies are set to begin at 7 p.m. at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Baton Rouge.