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Tuesday, August 30, 2016 - 11:18am
Redshirt freshman J’Mar Smith will get the start at quarterback for Louisiana Tech as the Bulldogs open the 2016 football season at 3 p.m. Saturday against the University of Arkansas in Fayetteville, Arkansas. Smith will start in front of Tech No. 1 quarterback Ryan Higgins, who will not start after being arrested on charges of DWI and speeding shortly prior to the start of preseason training camp. “I think this is going to be a very tall order for us as a team, to go into Fayetteville and try and find a way to get a win,” said Tech coach Skip Holtz during a Monday press conference. “I think...

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07/15/2016
Former Louisiana Tech standout center Michale Kyser, who was dropped from the New Orleans Pelicans’ Summer League roster right before summer play began, has ended up back on the team. Kyser has...
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07/14/2016
Jason Morgan’s golden dreams may have come crashing to earth. But the former Louisiana Tech University track and field standout hasn’t given those dreams up quite yet. Despite qualifying for the...
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07/14/2016
There’s no place like home. The Minden Crimson Tide have hired Minden native Rennie Bailey to succeed Alan Shaw as head coach of the boys basketball program. “This is home,” Bailey said. “But saying...
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07/13/2016
LSU-Shreveport’s baseball team looks to be building a pipeline to the Ruston area following Tuesday’s signing of a pair of former Ruston High School Bearcats along with a Union Parish High School...
07/13/2016
After graduating six seniors from last year’s 30-plus win team, Louisiana Tech head coach Mark Montgomery knew he had some big cleats to fill heading into 2017. After signing three high school...
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07/12/2016
As they were enshrined Saturday evening, Grambling’s newest Legends all focused on one thing: expressing thanks to their alma mater for helping them reach the status they were being honored for.
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07/12/2016
Louisiana Tech head baseball coach Lane Burroughs announced Monday the addition of former Jones County Junior College assistant Travis Creel, as an assistant coach to the Bulldogs staff. Creel joins...
07/12/2016
NATCHITOCHES — For the 14th consecutive year, Cox Sports Television and the Louisiana Sports Writers Association productions will combine to broadcast the highlights of last month’s induction...
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07/11/2016
DALLAS — Louisiana Tech safety Xavier Woods has been named to the 2016 Bronko Nagurski Trophy Watch List that includes 88 defensive standouts from all 10 Division I FBS conferences. The Bronko...
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07/09/2016
GRAMBLING — Ten of Grambling’s newest Legends met the media Friday evening at a press conference held in the Doris Robinson Banquet Room at the Eddie Robinson Museum.