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Thursday, May 26, 2016 - 10:59am
HATTIESBURG, Miss. — After fighting back from a seven-run deficit after the second inning, Louisiana Tech’s ninth-inning comeback against Rice fell just short as the Bulldogs dropped the Conference USA Championship opener, 13-12, to the Owls Wednesday morning at Pete Taylor Park. The Bulldogs and Charlotte began a elimination game at 9 a.m. today. Rice erased Tech’s early 2-0 lead with a nine-run second inning, but the Bulldogs did not waste any time to begin their comeback. Tech scored two in the third, one in the fifth, three in the sixth and one in the eighth before finding itself down by...

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11/13/2013
First-round football playoff tickets for Ruston High School’s game against Natchitoches Central will go on sale at noon today. Season ticket holders can go to the RHS main office and pick up their...
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11/12/2013
Louisiana Tech head football coach Skip Holtz said Monday that he isn’t sure who will start at quarterback for the Bulldogs Saturday at Rice. Junior Scotty Young is coming off his first start in...
11/12/2013
Grambling State’s men’s basketball team returns to action tonight as the Tigers play at 6 p.m. contest at Marquette University in Milwaukee, Wisc. The Tigers stand at 0-1 after losing 96-58 at DePaul...
11/12/2013
First-round football playoff tickets for Ruston High School’s game against Natchitoches Central will go on sale at noon Wednesday. Season ticket holders can go to the RHS main office and pick up...
11/12/2013
Admission is free beginning at 5 p.m. tonight at the new Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame and Northwest Louisiana History Museum as award-winning New Orleans sportswriter Marty Mule’ is a featured guest...
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11/12/2013
The Green Bay Packers defeated the Atlanta Falcons 20-19 in overtime last week to win the Ruston Parks and Recreation Department’s 7-11 year old Flag Football championship at Joe Aillet Stadium....
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11/11/2013
Ruston and Cedar Creek will both start the 2013 state football playoffs at home. But only one will play a game this week. That’s because with the first year of a select and non-select split in the...
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11/11/2013
Louisiana Tech University recognized the 40th anniversary of its 1973 national championship football team during Saturday’s game against Southern Mississippi at Joe Aillet Stadium. Pictured are some...
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11/11/2013
In the team’s final home match of the season, Louisiana Tech fell victim to the UAB Blazers, 3-0 (25-18, 25-20, 25-19), Sunday afternoon in the Thomas Assembly Center. In three competitive sets, UAB...
11/11/2013
COLUMBIA, S.C. — Freshman guard JaQuan Jackson scored 13 points in her collegiate debut to lead Louisiana Tech in its 68-45 season-opening loss at 21st ranked South Carolina Sunday afternoon at the...