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Friday, January 19, 2018 - 10:56am
Louisiana Tech had lost its last five games by four points or less coming into Thursday night. The Bulldogs, in particular the freshman duo of Anthony Duruji and Amorie Archibald, did not let that happen again. The tandem combined to score 46 points, including two free throws with 0.9 seconds left from the forward Duruji, to come away with a 66-65 victory over North Texas in front of a season-high 4,236 fans inside the Thomas Assembly Center. “There will be times where shots aren’t quite falling and things aren’t going the way you want offensively, but there are moments where you have to be...

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11/27/2017
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The end of New Orleans’ eight-game winning streak came as no surprise to Saints coach Sean Payton. “I thought our week of practice was just OK at best, honestly. It was average at...
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11/27/2017
LAS VEGAS — Less than 48 hours after recording one of its most impressive wins in years, Louisiana Tech came back down to earth in a 73-67 loss to Niagara Sunday at South Point Arena. Despite...
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11/26/2017
NEW ORLEANS — It was a special win for Grambling State Saturday evening as the Tigers rallied from a late deficit to defeat Southern 30-21 at the 44th annual Bayou Classic at the Mercedes-Benz...
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11/26/2017
Red zone problems have played pivotal roles in more than one outcome for the Louisiana Tech Bulldogs this season. It happened again Saturday, but this time played in Tech’s favor as the Bulldogs...
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11/26/2017
Scanning over a variety of sports topics on this Sunday morning: SOARING EAGLES: Could a former high school head coach for an Interstate-20 program reach the Super Bowl? If his name is Doug Peterson...
11/25/2017
EDINBURG, Texas — Ivy Smith Jr. scored a career-high 27 points as the Grambling State University men’s basketball team picked up its first victory of the 2017-18 season with an 82-76 win over the...
11/25/2017
NEW ORLEANS — Grambling State University junior defensive back Percy Cargo Jr. received one of two United States Marine Corps Excellence in Leadership Awards during Friday’s Bayou Classic Coaches...
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11/25/2017
LAS VEGAS, Nevada — After registering one of its best wins in recent years in a complete performance against Penn State on Friday, Louisiana Tech head coach Brooke Stoehr and Co. find itself in a...
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11/25/2017
Seasons change and as they do, transitions identified with each season slowly begin taking place. As winter begins losing grip on our world, bits of pale green slowly emerge from tips of branches and...
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11/22/2017
The Ruston Parks and Recreation Department’s youth football seasons wrapped up recently. In the 7-8 age division, the Miami Hurricanes (pictured top defeated Union 19-13. In the 9-10 age division,...