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Wednesday, July 26, 2017 - 11:12am
DENVER (AP) — Paul Millsap was welcomed back to his old neighborhood with a reception that included a drum line and cheering children. It was a contrast to how the newest Denver Nuggets player left town years ago as a kid — his mom struggling to make ends meet. That wasn’t lost on the four-time All-Star forward as he was introduced at a recreation center recently after signing a three-year deal worth $90 million. He spent nearly a dozen years in a suburb of Denver before returning to Louisiana for high school at Grambling Laboratory High School and college at Louisiana Tech. “My history had a...

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12/27/2014
ATLANTA — Louisiana Tech will wrap up non-conference action this week when the Lady Techsters travel to compete in the two-day, four-team Georgia Tech Holiday Classic Monday and Tuesday. Head coach...
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12/27/2014
Kyle Williams is going back to the Pro Bowl. The former Ruston High School and LSU defensive lineman was announced this week to the NFL’s annual postseason roster. Williams is one of two members of...
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12/27/2014
There’s an old gospel song I love that has a line that goes “What a day, glorious day that will be.” I’m thinking of a takeoff on the line in that old hymn in looking back over the year just ending...
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12/26/2014
DALLAS— All the pregame festivities and talking is over — now it’s time to get down to business. And that’s what the Louisiana Tech University will do this afternoon as the Bulldogs are playing in...
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12/26/2014
First-year Gambling State University head football coach Broderick Fobbs took top coaching honors while Louisiana Tech quarterback Cody Sokol was named Louisiana’s Newcomer of the Year as the...
12/26/2014
FIRST TEAM OFFENSE Pos/Name, School/Class/Hometown/Notes OL/Vadal Alexander, LSU/Jr./Buford, Georgia/Second Team All-SEC, 73 knockdowns, 2nd on team OL/Mitchell Bell, Louisiana Tech/Sr./Houston/First...
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12/24/2014
DALLAS — Coaches and players from Louisiana Tech University and the University of Illinois met the press Tuesday as preparations for Friday’s Heart of Dallas Bowl continued. The Heart of Dallas Bowl...
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12/24/2014
RALEIGH, N.C. — Louisiana Tech showed how good it can be in the first half Wednesday against North Carolina State, holding a 15-point lead at the break and winning in every statistical category, even...
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12/24/2014
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — TCU’s return to the rankings for the first time in almost 16 years doesn’t mean coach Trent Johnson is finished building the program. It means he’s just getting started. “...
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12/23/2014
The Louisiana Tech football team rolled into Dallas Monday morning and wasted no time getting down to business, as the Bulldogs headed to Highland Park High School to prepare for the Zaxby’s Heart of...