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Sunday, May 29, 2016 - 12:21am
HATTIESBURG, Miss. — Louisiana Tech’s high-octane run through the Conference USA Baseball Championships ended Saturday night as Rice held off the Bulldogs 11-9 in semifinals action at Pete Taylor Park. Rice and Southern Mississippi will meet at 1 p.m. today to determine the C-USA champion. As they did throughout this year’s C-USA tourney, the Bulldogs fell behind early before battling back, falling behind 3-0 in the top of the third inning before plating five runs in the bottom half of the stanza. Rice countered with two runs in the third inning, one in the fourth, four in the fifth and one...

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Tech baseball completes sweep Louisiana Tech scored four runs in as many innings and held off a late rally to complete a three-game series sweep over Alabama A&M with a close 4-3 victory Sunday...
04/28/2014
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04/27/2014
Louisiana Tech came away with a series victory after a double steal in the eighth inning broke up a tied game and sealed a 3-1 win over Alabama A&M Saturday afternoon at J.C. Love Field at Pat...
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04/26/2014
Anna Cross recorded a three-hit game and Bianca Duran worked out of trouble all day to lead Louisiana Tech to a 6-2 victory over East Carolina in game one of a Conference USA doubleheader Saturday at...
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04/26/2014
Whew, that was close. Fans of Louisiana Tech University’s basketball Bulldogs and Athletics Director Tommy McClelland can now breathe a collective sigh of relief. Mike White will be returning as head...
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04/26/2014
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04/26/2014
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04/26/2014
Yariel Medina (3) and the Grambling State Tigers split a doubleheader at Southern Saturday, winning 6-3 and losing 6-5. The teams will play the final game of the series at 1 p.m. today in a game that...
04/26/2014
Louisiana Tech’s golf team enters the postseason this week as the 2014 Conference USA Golf Championship tees off today at Oak Tree Country Club in Edmond, Okla. The 14 C-USA men’s golf teams will...
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04/26/2014
My career as a writer had its genesis way back in 1972 when Uncle Zeke from Beaver Creek was born on the pages of Homer’s Guardian Journal. I’d like to say I was the first in my family to see my...