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Monday, August 21, 2017 - 11:21am
A slimmed down Justin Ellis is “throwing” his new weight around for the Oakland Raiders. Enough to where the former Louisiana Tech University defensive tackle could be one of the team’s leading players on the “D” unit this season. Ellis is now down nine pounds under his normal playing weight of 338 pounds. “More lean muscle,” Ellis said. “I feel like I have been having decent seasons, but I wanted to do better, so I figured I would try this, move around a little better, be more active.” It apparently paid off in the recent preseason opener against the Arizona Cardinals. The ex-Class 5A All-...

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11/20/2014
Monisha Neal (No. 4 pictured above) and the Grambling State Lady Tigers (0-2) will play host to Tougaloo College (0-4) at 6 p.m. tonight in the Frederick C. Hobdy Assembly Center. A’Ttori Shine (No....
11/20/2014
Grambling Labortory High School opened the 2014-15 basketball season Wednesday night by splitting with Richwood at home in both boys and girls action. The Kittens defeated Richwood 61-52 with...
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11/19/2014
Top: The Choudrant High School Lady Aggies won the Class B Girls State Cross Country Championship Tuesday in Natchitoches, outdistancing second-place Pitkin by four points. Choudrant’s Marrisa...
11/19/2014
For the second time in the past three years, Louisiana Tech has signed the Alaska Gatorade Player of the Year in softball as head coach Mark Montgomery announced the addition of Taria Page. “We have...
11/19/2014
NATCHITOCHES — Tiara Davenport scored a career-high 15 points and JaQuan Jackson added 12 points but Louisiana Tech couldn’t overcome a 4-of-36 performance from the 3-point line as Northwestern State...
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11/18/2014
PHILADELPHIA, Pa. — Louisiana Tech was cruising along with a lead, reaching 38 points with 1:32 still left in the first half which was one point more than Temple allowed its previous opponent to...
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11/18/2014
RUSTON — In its season opener, Louisiana Tech pulled out a 76-69 road win against Stephen F. Austin, the defending Southland Conference regular season champion. Tonight head coach Tyler Summitt and...
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11/17/2014
The Ruston High School boys and girls cross country teams each won District 2-5A championships on Nov. 4 in Pineville. Both teams will compete for the 5A State Championship on Tuesday at Northwestern...
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11/17/2014
Louisiana Tech returned home from Baton Rouge at 3 a.m. on Saturday morning. Only 26 hours later they took off for the airport traveling to Philadelphia in preparation for a matchup with Temple at 6...
11/17/2014
Louisiana Tech head coach Tyler Summitt gives all of the credit to his assistants when it comes to the Lady Techsters recruiting class. The truth be told, it was certainly a team effort that helped...