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Monday, July 24, 2017 - 11:13am
I thought I had whipped my obsession with eBay. ’Fraid not. Now it’s sports bobbleheads and autographed baseball cards, two areas of my memorabilia collection that had been lacking prior to my love affair with eBay. No surprise: it was a Mickey Mantle giveaway at Yankee Stadium last summer that kick started my liking of the “bobbies.” The same item given to fans could be purchased on the online shopping company app. Next thing I knew, I had “The Mick” arriving in the mail, all packaged with the preciseness of an astute Brink’s bank heister. So much that Lisa, the activities’ director who...

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05/09/2017
LAFAYETTE — Following their fifth consecutive series win, Louisiana Tech is back in action for a midweek contest against in-state rival Louisiana-Lafayette tonight. The Bulldogs traveled more than 1,...
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05/09/2017
Louisiana Tech senior forward Kathryn Sloan has been recognized as a 2017 Athur Ashe Jr. Sports Scholar in women’s soccer for her outstanding academic and athletic achievement. Sloan was one of 26...
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05/08/2017
Wondering about what the annual NFL Draft has to do with the state of Louisiana Tech University’s football program? A lot. A whole lot. When Derek Dooley was the Bulldogs’ head coach, he once opined...
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05/08/2017
In a dramatic final sprint on Sunday, Grambling State University won the 2017 Southwestern Athletic Conference Men’s Outdoor Track and Field championship, edging Prairie View by half-a-point in the...
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05/08/2017
Head coach James Cooper (second from right) and the Grambling State baseball team defeated Prairie view 14-1 in seven innings on Sunday afternoon to clinch the Southwestern Athletic Conference...
05/08/2017
MIAMI — Louisiana Tech dropped the series finale to Florida International University, 6-3 on Sunday, but still took the series on the road. Tech won its fifth consecutive series over the weekend,...
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05/07/2017
Ruston native Larry Cordaro is one of two finalists to become the new men’s basketball coach at Grambling State University. GSU athletics director Paul Bryant and his search committee have narrowed...
05/07/2017
MIAMI, Fla. — The hot-hitting Bulldogs reeled off their seventh consecutive victory on Saturday night in Miami, as Louisiana Tech clinched the series over Florida International with a 10-6 victory...
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05/07/2017
Wesley Drain (above) batted two-for-3 with three runs, two walks and an RBI Saturday to lead Grambling State to a 10-2 road win in Southwestern Athletic Conference action at Prairie View A&M. On...
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05/07/2017
The Louisiana Tech softball found Miami to be a tough place to play this weekend as the Lady Techsters were swept in a three-game Conference USA series at Florida International Univeristy. Morgan...