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Sunday, December 4, 2016 - 1:57am
HOUSTON — The ball can bounce a lot of ways in a football game. Grambling State junior running back Martez Carter proved that to be true Saturday as he overcame an early miscue to turn in 344 yards of total offense and earned Southwestern Athletic Conference Championship Game Offensive MVP honors as he led the Tigers to a 27-20 title game rematch win over Alcorn State at NRG Stadium. A Carter fumble deep in Alcorn State territory on GSU’s opening possession turned the ball over to the Braves, who marched more than 80 yards downfield to score on their second drive of the game. And the Braves...

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10/12/2014
Techsters drop volleyball match Louisiana Tech (7-12, 0-6 C-USA) let an early lead slip away as UTSA (10-7, 6-0 C-USA) came from behind to notch a 3-1 Conference USA victory over the Lady Techsters...
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10/12/2014
NATCHITOCHES — Facing a tough Natchitoches Central squad Friday night on the road at M.L. Turpin Stadium, the Ruston High School Bearcats looked to their biggest offensive weapon. Senior running back...
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10/11/2014
When we get to this time of year, things start happening fast. Better football teams like Louisiana Tech are moving up the charts with dreams of reaching postseason play growing more real by the day...
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10/11/2014
Ruston High School’s athletic success can match up against any prep program in the nation, much less our state. Yes, I am slightly unobjective with this viewpoint, given that I am a proud graduate of...
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10/11/2014
Linzie Hebert is No. 1 again. The former Ruston High School track star finished as the overall women’s champion at the annual Louisiana State Sprint Triathlon Championships held in Lafayette recently...
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10/11/2014
TUSCALOOSA, Alabama — Louisiana Tech sophomore Jazmin Britos notched two wins on Friday and two more wins on Saturday to put herself into the quarterfinals of the singles A draw at the ITA Southern...
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10/11/2014
Leader photos by T. SCOTT BOATRIGHT Top Left: The LSU Tigers talk things over during a Ruston Parks and Recreation Department 7-8 year-old tackle football game Saturday at Ruston Junior High School...
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10/10/2014
GRAMBLING — There is no question the Grambling State Tigers are an improved football team this season. The Tigers are riding a three-game win streak and stand at 3-3 overall and 3-0 in the...
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10/10/2014
GRAMBLING — After scoring a touchdown late in the first half of a low scoring affair, Grambling Laboratory High School coach Johnny Thomas decided to roll with momentum and go for the lead. And that...
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10/10/2014
Ruston Junior High School split a pair of games with Willow Ridge Junior High School Thursday night, with the Bearkits falling in the seventh-grade game and winning the eighth-grade contest. Pictured...