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Roland Harper rightfully did a double take when he heard about the ranking of the best running back tandems in NFL history. ‘’I figured it would be (Larry) Csonka and (Jim) Kiick,’’ he said. ‘’Or (Jim) Brown and (Bobby) Mitchell.” Good guesses, but wrong. At the very top of the rankings compiled by Sportsbreak, it was Harper and the late Pro Football Hall of Famer, Walter Payton of the Chicago Bears. ‘’When I saw the rankings, it blew me away,’’ Harper said in a recent interview. ‘’There have been a lot of great running back combinations in the NFL. To be No. 1 is really special.’’ Making it...

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01/18/2015
HOUSTON (AP) — Madarious Gibbs and Chris Thomas had 13 points apiece as Texas Southern held off Grambling State 60-51 on Saturday night, improving to 4-0 in Southwestern Athletic Conference play....
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01/17/2015
It was a fairy tale ending for Houston Bates with 4.5 sacks and 5.5 tackles for a loss over Illinois as he was named Most Valuable Player in the Zaxby’s Heart of Dallas Bowl. But his fairy tale...
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01/17/2015
One last opportunity and Jeff Driskel hopes to make the most of it. And hopefully for the 19-year-old native Floridian, no more what-might-have-beens, second guessing, criticism or less than...
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01/17/2015
David McGehee is a Ruston-based pediatrician whose family owns a prime piece of property, Spring Bayou, in Madison Parish. His two adult children, son Daniel who lives in Dallas and daughter,...
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01/16/2015
Louisiana Tech men’s basketball team prides itself on defensive play. Fortunately, the Dunkin’ Dogs can get offensive, too. And maybe even more fortunately, they have senior guard Kenneth “Speedy”...
01/16/2015
Last year for the first ever Operation Sellout, a rowdy crowd of 7,355 fans piled into the Thomas Assembly Center to watch the Louisiana Tech Bulldogs defeat Marshall. Fast forward to 2015 and...
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01/16/2015
BIRMINGHAM, Alabama — Trailing by 18 points early in the second half, Louisiana Tech flipped a switch as the Lady Techsters clamped down defensively and recorded the fourth largest come-from-behind...
01/16/2015
Louisiana Tech heads to College Station, Texas Saturday for the Texas A&M Team Invitational hosted by the Aggies. In Saturday’s scored meet, the Bulldogs and Lady Techsters will face Abilene...
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01/16/2015
Grambling State University will play a Saturday doubleheader at Texas Southern University in Houston, with the women’s game set for a 5:30 p.m. tip-off with Chase Cormier (10) and the Tigers...
01/16/2015
RUSTON — It did not take long for head coach Chad Camper to put his stamp on the Louisiana Tech tennis program. In just his first year at the helm he led the Lady Techsters to a 15-7 record in the...