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Friday, April 29, 2016 - 11:05am
CHICAGO — Vernon Butler’s signature look involves wearing sunglasses. That accessory was needed Thursday evening amidst the bright lights of prime time in Draft City as the Louisiana Tech defensive tackle was selected in the first round of the 2016 National Football League Draft by the Carolina Panthers with the 30th overall selection. Butler’s pick in the first round marked the first Conference USA player and first player from Louisiana to be selected in the 2016 NFL Draft. He is the first defensive lineman from a Conference USA school to go in the first round since 2012. A four-year...

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03/31/2016
Louisiana Tech senior Victor Lange was named Conference USA’s Co-Golfer of the Week after he tied for seventh at the Litle Rock First Tee Classic and beat the nation’s 32nd-ranked individual.
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03/30/2016
Louisiana Tech scored in the first five innings and jumped on the Tigers early on its way to a 10-2 victory over Grambling State Tuesday at J.C. Love Field at Pat Patterson Park in Ruston. The...
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03/30/2016
A day after Alex Hamilton’s storied career as a Louisiana Tech Bulldog came to an end, the senior guard received his highest honor yet by being named as an honorable mention Associated Press All-...
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03/30/2016
The power of the Louisiana Tech bats was on full display Tuesday night as all three Lady Techster home runs ricocheted off of the scoreboard beyond the wall in left center. Tech (18-9) put on an...
03/30/2016
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — Louisiana Tech senior Victor Lange shot a team-best 1-over-par 73 Tuesday and moved up six spots on the individual leaderboard as action concluded at the Little Rock First Tee...
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03/29/2016
LAS VEGAS — Louisiana Tech’s Dayon Griffin and Alex Hamilton combined to score 52 points, but the 2015-16 season came to an end as the Bulldogs fell to East Tennessee State University , 88-83, in the...
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03/29/2016
Seth White (batting) and the Ruston High School Bearcats baseball team defeated Neville 5-4 Monday in Monroe. Ruston next plays a three-game District 2-5A series against Pineville beginning at home...
03/29/2016
Louisiana Tech is set to host a pair of in-state opponents in midweek play as the Bulldogs host both Grambling State and McNeese State this week at J.C. Love Field at Pat Patterson Park in Ruston....
03/29/2016
After an Easter weekend with no softball, Louisiana Tech (17-9) is back in action this week with a pair of midweek games at the Lady Techster Softball Complex. Tech will host Alcorn State (9-15) at 6...
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03/28/2016
LAS VEGAS — It will be 18 days since Louisiana Tech suited up for a basketball game. That 18th day will culminate in a quarterfinal at 10:30 p.m. today against East Tennessee State University in...