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Monday, August 21, 2017 - 11:21am
A slimmed down Justin Ellis is “throwing” his new weight around for the Oakland Raiders. Enough to where the former Louisiana Tech University defensive tackle could be one of the team’s leading players on the “D” unit this season. Ellis is now down nine pounds under his normal playing weight of 338 pounds. “More lean muscle,” Ellis said. “I feel like I have been having decent seasons, but I wanted to do better, so I figured I would try this, move around a little better, be more active.” It apparently paid off in the recent preseason opener against the Arizona Cardinals. The ex-Class 5A All-...

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05/01/2015
The defending Class 1A state champion Cedar Creek High School Cougars dominated with a 15-0, five-inning ending home victory Thursday against Logansport High School. The fourth-seeded Cougars brought...
05/01/2015
Louisiana Tech is looking to build off back-to-back wins and its recent success at home when the Bulldogs host UTSA in a three-game league series this weekend beginning at 6 p.m. today at J.C. Love...
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04/30/2015
Editor’s note: Hank Aaron will receive an honorary Doctor of Business degree from Grambling State University during its spring commencement ceremonies on May 8. A fundraising reception for the Eddie...
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04/30/2015
Three Lincoln Parish teams will begin their baseball playoff push today with Cedar Creek and Choudrant playing at home and Simsboro playing on the road. Jacob Mitcham (pictured above) and the Cedar...
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04/30/2015
Zanecia Jackson, pictured winning the 100m hurdles event, and the Ruston Lady Bearcats won the 1-5A state regional track meet Wednesday at at Northwestern State’s Walter P. Ledet Track Complex. The...
04/30/2015
GRAMBLING — Louisiana Tech received offensive contributions throughout its lineup to defeat Grambling State 11-5 Wednesday afternoon at Tigers Softball Field. The Lady Techsters (31-15) banged out 13...
04/30/2015
Louisiana Tech used a seven-run sixth inning to break a tied ball game as the Bulldogs ran away with an 11-3 victory over Stephen F. Austin Wednesday night at J.C. Love Field at Pat Patterson Park....
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04/29/2015
NEW ORELANS — It wasn’t painless, but at least it was quick. Eighth-seeded Jesuit pushed across five runs on six hits in the first two innings Tuesday as they went on to take a 8-0 win over No. 25...
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04/29/2015
Cedar Creek School, the defending Class 1A state baseball champions, enter this year’s playoffs as the No. 4 seed and will play to 29th-seeded Logansport at 6 p.m. Thursday at Cougars Field....
04/29/2015
Cedar Creek’s baseball team will have plenty of momentum heading into the Class 1A playoffs on Thursday. The Cougars jumped out to an early lead on Grambling Laboratory High School and cruised to a...