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Monday, April 24, 2017 - 11:05am
In case you missed it, the Chicago Cubs won the World Series in 2016. A slight joke there, just to see if you’re paying attention . And if you are, you will also take note that the joy of being the best baseball team on the planet is still alive with the enthusiasm that blanketed the friendly confines of Wrigley Field last year. Hey, when you’ve waited 108 years, you are entitled to strain those vocal chords to the max. Less than a month into this new season, I have experienced more reminders about just how special the dream-come-true season of 2016 was for the Cubs and their loyal fans. Here...

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01/25/2015
Louisiana Tech will break in its newly resurfaced Tech Tennis Complex courts at 10 a.m. today when they Lady Techsters play in their home opener against in-state foe Nicholls State. Tech (0-2) is in...
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01/25/2015
Ruston High School moved to 2-0 in district play Friday night as the Bearcats raced to a 63-41 home win over Alexandria High School. Isaiah Buggs led the way for RHS with 17 points while Jeremy...
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01/25/2015
The suffocating defense, Michael White’s courtside intensity, Michale Kyser’s rejection slips or Speedy Smith’s pick pocket steals? Those are just a few of the things that fans have to choose from as...
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01/24/2015
If you live in northern Louisiana, you realize that we have fresh water issues. The Sparta aquifer that is the primary source of the water that comes out of the spigots in our homes is in danger of...
01/23/2015
DENTON, Texas — Louisiana Tech came back from a 21-point deficit in the second half to pull it to within one, but North Texas held on for the 73-66 win on Thursday night at the Super Pit. It was the...
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01/23/2015
North Texas entered the Thomas Assembly Center Thursday night boasting the top-scoring defense in Conference USA, surrendering only 57 points per game. However, after the offensive onslaught that...
01/23/2015
With the 2015 baseball season quickly approaching, Louisiana Tech University will open spring practice at 2:45 p.m. today at J.C. Love Field at Pat Patterson Park, only three weeks out from the...
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01/23/2015
Grambling State University’s basketball teams will host Jackson State University in a Southwestern Athletic Conference doubleheader set for Saturday. The women’s game will tip off at 3 p.m. while...
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01/22/2015
Louisiana Tech head football coach Skip Holtz announced this morning that Rick Petri has joined the staff as the team’s defensive line coach. He joins the Tech Family after holding the same position...
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01/22/2015
With six teams tied for third place in the Conference USA standings and a total of nine teams separated by only one game, this week’s two-game home stand for Louisiana Tech is important. The Lady...