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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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Louisiana Tech Women’s Head Basketball Coach Tyler Summitt is only 24, but can claim to have more college basketball experience than many other coaches much older. When you’re born into college...
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Morgan Meyer (center) signed a National Letter of Intent to Missouri University of Science & Technology in Rolla, Missouri, during the early signing period lass month. The Ruston High School...
12/01/2014
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11/29/2014
It was a milestone kind of day for Louisiana Tech Saturday in a 76-31 win over Rice before a crowd of 18,029 at Joe Aillet Stadium. And by the time the final gun sounded, Tech put notches in the...
11/29/2014
NEW ORLEANS — Football really is a game of inches, as Grambling State found out the hard way Saturday in the 41st edition of the Bayou Classic. GSU redshirt junior quarterback Johnathan Williams was...
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11/29/2014
An emotional lift can do wonders to help a team’s momentum in a tight contest. And thanks to senior guard Kenneth “Speedy” Smith, the Louisiana Tech Bulldogs jumped on “Old Mo’s” back early in the...
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11/29/2014
HUNTSVILLE, Ala. — Louisiana Tech head coach Tyler Summitt had a little talk with senior forward Whitney Frazier prior to Saturday afternoon’s road contest at Alabama A&M. His message to Frazier...
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11/29/2014
In the hunting club where I hold membership, Two Creeks, we have several deer hunters who collect their venison every season. In fact, we have more than a few members who have bagged more than one...
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11/29/2014
Wondering about sports entertainment during the next several months? Look no further than the Thomas Assembly Center. That’s the place you will want to be because performing on the Karl Malone Court...