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Monday, March 27, 2017 - 11:12am
Roland Harper rightfully did a double take when he heard about the ranking of the best running back tandems in NFL history. ‘’I figured it would be (Larry) Csonka and (Jim) Kiick,’’ he said. ‘’Or (Jim) Brown and (Bobby) Mitchell.” Good guesses, but wrong. At the very top of the rankings compiled by Sportsbreak, it was Harper and the late Pro Football Hall of Famer, Walter Payton of the Chicago Bears. ‘’When I saw the rankings, it blew me away,’’ Harper said in a recent interview. ‘’There have been a lot of great running back combinations in the NFL. To be No. 1 is really special.’’ Making it...

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03/27/2017
Roland Harper rightfully did a double take when he heard about the ranking of the best running back tandems in NFL history. ‘’I figured it would be (Larry) Csonka and (Jim) Kiick,’’ he said. ‘’Or (...
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03/27/2017
GRAMBLING — The Grambling State University Lady Tiger softball team opened up their Southwestern Athletic Conference series with Jackson State University Sunday afternoon. The series opened with a...
03/25/2017
GRAMBLING — The Grambling State University Athletics Dpeartment will have a jam packed Saturday as GSU will host three sporting events. GSU’s Lady Tiger’s softball will start the action at noon and 2...
03/25/2017
The Grambling State University softball team will host Jackson State University in a three-game home series over the weekend starting with a 1 p.m. doubleheader today followed by a 1 p.m. single game...
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03/25/2017
HOUSTON — Grambling State’s baseball team evened its Southwestern Athletic Conference record at 4-4 as the Tigers split a pair of games at Texas Southern University on Friday and Saturday. The G-Men...
03/25/2017
JONESBORO, Ark. — Louisiana Tech concluded the 2017 season on Friday afternoon at the Southland Conference Championships in Jonesboro, Arkansas. It was not the outcome the Lady Techsters had hoped...
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03/25/2017
The Louisiana Tech women’s tennis team looks to extend its season-best three-game winning streak when they head to the Lone Star State to take on SMU at noon today at the SMU Tennis Complex. Tech (...
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03/25/2017
We’re sitting here on the cusp of one of my favorite times of year. It’s spring; dogwoods and azaleas are blooming, everything is turning green, except for the yellow dust that falls like a heavy...
03/25/2017
The Ruston Lincoln Parish Convention & Visitors Bureau Lincoln Parish has partnered again with Union Parish to host the fishing industry’s newest tournament, the American Crappie Trail, on Friday...
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03/25/2017
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Louisiana Tech snapped a five-game losing streak with an offensive barrage, taking down Charlotte 12-7 in game one of a Conference USA doubleheader on Saturday at Robert and Mariam...