I-Bowl champs appreciate support
“That was pretty neat and very much appreciated,” said junior defensive back Antonio Baker. “It was a great honor for all of us to be able to walk out and hear that kind of response from our fans. They were a big reason why we had a good year. Without them, it would not have been possible.”
The 10-minute ceremony featured a proclamation announcing a “Tech Football Day” throughout the city by Ruston Mayor Dan Hollingsworth and the presentation of the sparkling Independence Bowl trophy to coach Derek Dooley and Tech President Dan Reneau by bowl Chairman Keith Bergeron.