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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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DALLAS — In a contest that resembled a marathon as much as a football game, Grambling State did its best “Energizer Bunny” impression Saturday and just kept going and going. Senior quarterback...
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09/26/2015
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09/26/2015
Football coaches are always looking for fast starts. So Ruston High School head coach Brad Laird must have been thrilled to see his Bearcats do their “Fast and Furious” impression, scoring early and...
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09/26/2015
GRAMBLING — Not all wins are pretty. But putting up a “W” in the standings is always beautiful, especially in an opening district game of a season. So while the game didn’t always look the way the...
09/26/2015
BOWLING GREEN, Ky. —Louisiana Tech fell to fellow Conference USA foe Western Kentucky, 3-0 (15-25, 13-25, 14-25), in the first of a three-game road stretch Friday night at E.A. Diddle Arena in...
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09/26/2015
He was a son of the south, a brother to a dozen other siblings. After graduating high school in the late 1920s with the Great Depression taking away the ability to make a living for virtually...
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09/25/2015
Cedar Creek School and Grambling Laboratory High School kick off District 1-1A play at 7 p.m. today as Parker King (1), Huff McIntosh (1, top photo) and the Cougars take on Austin Andrews (7, middle...
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09/25/2015
Two years has made a huge difference in the football life of John David Moore. Unsigned by other state schools following his Ruston High School career, the 6-4 and 235-pounder decided to walk on at...
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09/25/2015
CHOUDRANT — Organizers knew it would be a challenge to put on the 2015 U.S. Women’s Mid-Amateur Golf Championship at Squire Creek Country Club next month. But help arrived in the form of an army of...
09/25/2015
Louisiana Tech and Grambling State both play conference games Saturday as the Bulldogs play host to Florida International in Conference USA action at 1:30 p.m. at Joe Aillet Stadium while the Tigers...