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The Mean Green hung around for the first half, but that was all they could muster as Louisiana Tech used a second half run to put things away in a 81-57 win over North Texas on Saturday night in the Thomas Assembly Center. A 24-3 run spanning slightly less than seven minutes early in the second half, was the deciding factor in the dominating effort from the Bulldogs (14-6, 6-1 Conference USA). “I give North Texas a lot of credit,” said Tech coach Eric Konkol. “I thought they played hard, fast and tough. They showed some great toughness playing with a smaller lineup. They really gave us some...

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11/03/2014
Former Louisiana Tech University basketball player and head coach Jim Wooldridge has stepped down as the athletics director at the University of California-Riverside. “It’s just a collection of...
11/03/2014
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11/03/2014
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11/02/2014
JaQuan Jackson scored 19 points and Chrisstasia Walter added a double double with 17 points and 10 rebounds to lead Louisiana Tech to an 85-36 exhibition win over Mississippi College Saturday night...