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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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11/19/2014
NATCHITOCHES — Tiara Davenport scored a career-high 15 points and JaQuan Jackson added 12 points but Louisiana Tech couldn’t overcome a 4-of-36 performance from the 3-point line as Northwestern State...
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11/18/2014
PHILADELPHIA, Pa. — Louisiana Tech was cruising along with a lead, reaching 38 points with 1:32 still left in the first half which was one point more than Temple allowed its previous opponent to...
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11/18/2014
RUSTON — In its season opener, Louisiana Tech pulled out a 76-69 road win against Stephen F. Austin, the defending Southland Conference regular season champion. Tonight head coach Tyler Summitt and...
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11/17/2014
The Ruston High School boys and girls cross country teams each won District 2-5A championships on Nov. 4 in Pineville. Both teams will compete for the 5A State Championship on Tuesday at Northwestern...
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11/17/2014
Louisiana Tech returned home from Baton Rouge at 3 a.m. on Saturday morning. Only 26 hours later they took off for the airport traveling to Philadelphia in preparation for a matchup with Temple at 6...
11/17/2014
Louisiana Tech head coach Tyler Summitt gives all of the credit to his assistants when it comes to the Lady Techsters recruiting class. The truth be told, it was certainly a team effort that helped...
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11/17/2014
Louisiana Tech (9-21, 1-15 C-USA) forced Conference USA foe FIU to four sets on Sunday, but the Panthers eventually outlasted the Lady Techsters in a 3-1 win over Tech in the season finale for both...
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11/16/2014
GRAMBLING — Lady Luck has sweetly danced with Grambling State University’s football team over the past seven weeks. But things soured Saturday as she turned the tables and GSU saw a seven-game win...
11/16/2014
NACOGDOCHES, Texas — Despite committing too many turnovers for head coach Tyler Summitt’s liking, Louisiana Tech found itself within striking distance with less than three minutes remaining in its...
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11/16/2014
It’s a game of inches, of second chances and of blood, sweat and tears. But the football doesn’t always bounce the home team’s way. Scotlandville saved its best for last on a frigid Friday night at L...