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“OK,” said Matt Loetscher, “We’re on top of the brush pile. Drop your shiner straight down and you ought to get a bite.” Loetscher’s comment was directed at me and I did exactly what he suggested. The shiner had no sooner descended to the brush pile when I felt the bite. Setting the hook, I hauled the chunky crappie to Loetscher’s waiting landing net. This was one of more than 40 crappie our party of four outdoor communicators hauled aboard in little more than two hours of fishing Toledo Bend recently. We were there at the invitation of Johnny Wessler, Executive Director of Louisiana North, a...

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03/18/2014
GRAMBLING — As Grambling State University’s football team continues workouts in preparation for Saturday’s Spring Game, there’s still much of a learning process going on for the Tigers and for new...
03/18/2014
Louisiana Tech’s football program held its first spring practice in pads Monday as Tech practiced for over two hours at Joe Aillet Stadium. The NCAA mandates that the first two practices of spring...
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03/18/2014
All season long, the backbone of Louisiana Tech’s basketball attack has been the Bulldogs’ defense. That defense will be tested starting at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday as Tech (23-7) plays host to Iona (22-...
03/18/2014
Louisiana Tech pitcher Phil Maton has been named Conference USA Pitcher of the Week, announced by the league Monday, after posting a 2-0 record in two appearances this past week, including a complete...
03/17/2014
Louisiana Tech was given a No. 3 seed in the National Invitational Tournament and will host sixth-seeded Iona inside the Thomas Assembly Center at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday in a game that will be broadcast...
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03/17/2014
Grambling State baseball coach James Cooper (left) and the Tigers were swept in a weekend home series against Arkansas Pine Bluff, falling 5-8, 5-6 and 5-7.
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03/17/2014
Garrett Soileau (tagging the base) and the Ruston High Bearcats lost to Byrd 5-4 at the Airline Tournament Saturday night in Bossier City. RHS went 1-3 in the tourney.
03/17/2014
Tech Tennis postponed Due to inclement weather, Sunday’s scheduled tennis match between Louisiana Tech and 23rd ranked Houston was postponed. The Lady Techsters and Lady Cougars were set for a 1 p.m...
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03/16/2014
During the deer season just ended, Kelby Pearah who lives in Mansfield, enjoyed some special hunts with his grandfather. Earlier in the season, the 24-year-old Pearah downed a fine eight-point buck...
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03/16/2014
Louisiana Tech Athletics Director Tommy McClelland announced Saturday night that Lady Techster head basketball coach Teresa Weatherspoon has been relieved of her duties effective immediately....