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Tuesday, January 16, 2018 - 11:12am
GRAMBLING — Jason Perry-Murray tipped in a missed shot by Nigel Ribeiro with .03 of a second remaining as the Grambling State University men’s basketball team rallied in the final seconds to defeat Texas Southern, 79-78, in a Southwestern Athletic Conference game on Monday night at the Fredrick C. Hobdy Assembly Center. The Tigers (7-12 overall, 3-3 SWAC) led by as many as six points in the final 24 seconds, but watched as Texas Southern (3-15, 3-2) stormed back to grab a 78-77 lead with six seconds remaining. After a timeout, Ribeiro got the ball and carried it over the timeline before...

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12/05/2017
GRAMBLING — Ivy Smith, Jr. led five players in double figures with a career high in points and assists as Grambling State rolled past Tougaloo College, 111-95, on Monday night at the Fredrick C....
12/05/2017
BATON ROUGE — Two of college football’s most storied programs will meet in a bowl game for the fourth time when 17th-ranked LSU faces 14th-ranked Notre Dame in the Citrus Bowl presented by Overton’s...
12/05/2017
JONESBORO, Ark. — Louisiana Tech officially opened the indoor track and field season on Sunday afternoon with the team’s newcomers shining in the A-State Kickoff Klassic, which was held in Jonesboro...
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12/04/2017
He has been honored from Ruston to New Orleans and from Omaha, Nebraska, to Baton Rouge. With 700-plus victories (737, according to Wikipedia), he’s one of the winningest coaches in NCAA baseball...
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12/04/2017
Louisiana Tech has accepted a bid to play in the Inaugural 2017 DXL Frisco Bowl at 7 p.m. Dec. 20 at Toyota Stadium in Frisco, Texas. The game will air nationally on ESPN and ESPN Radio as Louisiana...
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12/03/2017
HOUSTON — As expected, Grambling State won a second straight Southwestern Athletic Conference Championship on Saturday at NRG Stadium. What wasn’t expected was the barnburner finish the game boiled...
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12/03/2017
Keyboard coordinators. A new group of “coaches” have invaded the world of sports at all levels. That old term of “Monday morning quarterback” has now extended to seven days a week. And pardon me if...
12/03/2017
Louisiana Tech fans got to see the Bulldogs’ lone senior reach a career milestone as well as some true freshmen flash their abilities all in the same night. Senior guard Jacobi Boykins hit 1,000...
12/03/2017
ATLANTA (AP) — Diontae Jones scored 18 points and grabbed nine rebounds Friday night to lead Grambling State, and the Tigers upset Georgia Tech when the home team’s Curtis Haywood tipped a defensive...
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12/03/2017
Louisiana Tech head track and field coach Gary Stanley and his staff have announced the program’s 2017-18 indoor and outdoor track and field schedules with four indoor events and eight outdoor meets...