Terry Bradshaw expressed strong opinions earlier this week about Louisiana Tech University needing to avoid joining up in the future with the Sun Belt Conference, which has reportedly been placing Tech high on its list of candidates for future expansion.
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Notes from Louisiana Tech’s 27-14 win over Lamar in Saturday night’s home opener for the Bulldogs, who now stand at 1-1 and will play host to Tulane at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday:
• With the win, Tech now holds an 18-5 series advantage over Lamar and has won the last four meetings. It marked the first time the two teams played since 1986 when they were rivals in the Southland Conference.
• Tech has now won the last seven games in which they have scored first.
• The announced attendance for the home opener was 16,372.
• Since 2004, Tech is 9-1 in home openers at Joe Aillet Stadium.
I still recall the time I was going home with Arthur Brown after school to spend the weekend duck hunting with him on Chee Chee Bay. I brought my unloaded shotgun to school and stored it in the cloakroom. There were no gasps of horror from students or a firm word from my teacher as she grabbed me by the ear and escorted me to the principal’s office.
Because none of us had pick-up trucks with gun racks back then, that’s what we all did; there’s even the chance the principal had his shotgun propped in the corner of his office.
TUSCON, Arizona – Louisiana Tech looks to pull off its biggest win of the season when the Lady Techsters travel to the McKale Center to face the Arizona Wildcats.
Tipoff is set for 8 p.m. today and the game can be heard on the LA Tech Sports Network on KNBB 97.7 FM (Ruston/Monroe), KRMD 1340 AM (Shreveport/Bossier City), KRMD 100.7 FM (Shreveport/Bossier City), KTKC 92.9 FM (Springhill) and KJVC 92.7 FM (Mansfield).