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Monday, March 27, 2017 - 11:12am
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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11/12/2014
Failure often changes a life for the worse. But sometimes it works the other way, too. Louisiana Tech senior defensive back Colby Brown is one of those people who feel that past failures led to...
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11/11/2014
Simply put, it was going to be no picnic for head coach Michael White and the Bulldog basketball team to match the historic 2012-13 season — a conference title, 27 wins, program records broken and a...
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11/11/2014
Bobby Bowden, who has coached more football wins than any other coach in major college football, was the guest speaker Monday at the annual Fellowship of Christian Athletes fundraising luncheon, held...
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11/11/2014
After a stellar performance at the ITA Southern Regionals, Louisiana Tech’s Jazmin Britos was named Conference USA’s Player of the Month for October. The sophomore knocked off opponents from SEC foes...
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11/11/2014
Playoff tickets to see Sontus Mitchell (31, carrying ball) and the Ruston High Bearcats’ Class 5A game against Scotlandville are currently on sale at the RHS main office during normal school hours....
11/11/2014
Head coach Jerry Miles and the Louisiana Tech bowling squad recorded a fourth place finish this past weekend as they competed in the annual Thrashing Tiger Tournament, which was held in Houston and...
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11/11/2014
Louisiana Tech sophomore Kathryn Sloan has had a stellar year on and off the pitch and she continues to get rewarded for it. Conference USA has announced the striker to the 2014 Women’s Soccer All-...
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11/10/2014
There were no surprises for the Ruston Bearcats Sunday when the 2014 Louisiana High School Athletics Association prep football playoff pairings were announced. As the RHS coaching staff expected, the...
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11/10/2014
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11/10/2014
Community Trust Bank and Louisiana Tech Student Nursing joined forces on Oct. 18 with a fundraising tailgate as part of the University’s Bulldogs Tackling Breast Cancer efforts to help raise...