Bulldogs: No. 86 in national poll
That’s a huge jump up from last year’s dubious distinction of having been included among the web site’s “Bottom 19” ranked clubs (at No. 109).
Reason for a tint of optimism for Tech fans despite a slate that opens with Nebraska and features later toughies such as Clemson and Boise State?
“Louisiana Tech had a major rebuilding job to do last year nad it overcame the loss of running back Ryan Moats, among many others, to put together a great season,” noted College Football News.com. “By comparison, this year’s task to retool the team isn’t nearly as tough.