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Sunday, January 22, 2017 - 12:36am
The Mean Green hung around for the first half, but that was all they could muster as Louisiana Tech used a second half run to put things away in a 81-57 win over North Texas on Saturday night in the Thomas Assembly Center. A 24-3 run spanning slightly less than seven minutes early in the second half, was the deciding factor in the dominating effort from the Bulldogs (14-6, 6-1 Conference USA). “I give North Texas a lot of credit,” said Tech coach Eric Konkol. “I thought they played hard, fast and tough. They showed some great toughness playing with a smaller lineup. They really gave us some...

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01/22/2017
The Mean Green hung around for the first half, but that was all they could muster as Louisiana Tech used a second half run to put things away in a 81-57 win over North Texas on Saturday night in the...
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01/22/2017
Two NFL seasons ago, Larry Donnell was in the bright spotlight that defines New York. There were few fans in the “Big Apple” who weren’t aware of the former Grambling State University star that had...
01/22/2017
DENTON, Texas — With Louisiana Tech clinging to a two-point lead in the final minutes of Saturday’s Conference USA game at North Texas, the Lady Techsters turned to a pair of freshmen to seal the...
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01/22/2017
GRAMBLING — Nigel Ribeiro poured in 20 points, including four 3-pointers to lead Grambling State to a 72-57 win over Jackson State Saturday night in Frederick C. Hobdy Assembly Center. Remond Brown...
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01/22/2017
Editor’s note: The following story about former Louisiana Tech basketball star Mike McConathy and his longtime, special friendship with Lanky Wells was written by O.K. Davis for the Ruston Daily...
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01/22/2017
Whenever March comes around every year, people flock to their televisions to watch the madness that is “The Big Dance.” Even though the phrase “Big Dance” was not coined until 1977, 10 years earlier...
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01/22/2017
GRAMBLING — Grambling State turned up the intensity in the second half Saturday afternoon as the Lady Tigers defeated Jackson State 90-85 in Southwestern Athletic Conference play at the Frederick C....
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01/21/2017
Joey Pender coached high school football for 33 years, retiring from West Ouachita High School after the season just ended. He has coached teams to a plethora of wins with the possibility that...
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01/20/2017
Grambling State guard Monisha Neal (4) has been named the Southwestern Athletic Conference’s Women’s Basketball Player of the Week for her outstanding performance during week 10 of the regular season...
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01/20/2017
Grambling State’s basketball teams will play host to Jackson State in a Southwestern Athletic Conference doubleheader, with the women’s game starting at 3 p.m. while Irving Mitchell (0) and the G-Men...