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Thursday, September 21, 2017 - 11:29am
My friends in the profession tell me I have sat on my “booty” enough. Easy for them to spew forth words of wisdom, however questionable. I’ve dearly paid for them with a nagging, never completely healed bedsore that has lasted more than a year. But no more. I will undergo surgery today to hopefully put the wraps around a problem that has been tantamount to an MLB hitter figuring out how to outwit Clayton Kershaw. The only unknown is exactly when I will return to the starting lineup for writing. Could be for several weeks, possibly for as long as a month. It will test my patience and “itchy”...

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06/05/2015
Wilbert Ellis is spending his weekend serving as director of the Florida Super Regional baseball series pitting Florida State and the University of Florida. But part of his heart will still be home...
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06/04/2015
BRADENTON, Fla. — Ben Taylor handled the pressure Wednesday, sinking a nine-foot par putt on the 18th hole to give LSU its first NCAA golf championship in 60 years. The Tigers beat Southern...
06/04/2015
Louisiana Tech Football season ticket holders are reminded that the June 15 deadline for renewing season tickets for the 2015 season is quickly approaching. After the June 15 deadline passes, all...
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06/04/2015
Consecutive national championships — it’s a feat rarely accomplishments in the world of collegiate football over the past century. But former Louisiana Tech University head football coach Maxie...
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06/04/2015
Bertram Hays Jones knew exactly what he wanted to be in the first grade. When other classmates picked such future jobs as policeman, teachers, doctors and lawyers, he was focused on one task. “I am...
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06/03/2015
IRVING, Texas — Louisiana Tech will have at least seven football games broadcast on national television this fall as Conference USA and Big 12 Conference officials announced its first round of...
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06/03/2015
GRAMBLING — Home games against Southwestern Athletic Conference rivals Alabama A&M, Mississippi Valley, and Texas Southern highlights the 2015 Grambling State University football schedule. The...
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06/02/2015
Phil Steele announced his 2015 Preseason All-Conference USA Teams Monday and the reigning Conference USA West Division Championships have five selections receiving first team honors. The Bulldogs’...
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06/01/2015
Schools from the University of Louisiana System, including Louisiana Tech University and Grambling State University, attended ULS Day to speak with legislators and highlight the universities Thursday...
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06/01/2015
NORMAN, Okla. — After a banner season in which he set several school records, Louisiana Tech junior Victor Lange has been honored by the Golf Coaches Association of America by receiving PING All-...