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Friday, December 15, 2017 - 12:44pm
GRAMBLING — Saturday’s Celebration Bowl opponent North Carolina A&T isn’t the only obstacle facing the Grambling State Tigers this weekend. They’re also facing the distraction of possibly losing two coaches. Multiple reports say that GSU head coach Broderick Fobbs is high up on the list for Louisiana-Lafayette, which is looking to replace former head coach Mark Hudespeth, who was fired on Dec. 3. Also reportedly under consideration for that job is Nicholls State head coach Tim Rebowe, McNeese State head coach Lancy Guidry and Penn State defensive coordinator Brent Pry. Grambling offensive...

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05/13/2015
Powered by two grand slams, Louisiana Tech extended its non-conference winning streak to 12 games Tuesday evening with a 13-8 victory over Northwestern State at J.C. Love Field at Pat Patterson Park...
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05/13/2015
Running back Qay’Shon Thurman (5) and quarterback Cade Gibson (7) will lead the Ruston High School Bearcats into their Red/White spring football game at 4 p.m. Thursday at L.J. “Hoss” Garrett Stadium...
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05/12/2015
BATON ROUGE — The New Living Word boys basketball team repeated as Class C state champions in March. Now the Lions are again repeat champions as NLW won the Class C state boys track and field...
05/12/2015
Louisiana Tech is set to close out the season with a four-game home stand, beginning with the team’s final midweek matchup as the Bulldogs host Northwestern State at 6 p.m. today at J.C. Love Field...
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05/12/2015
The Ruston High School baseball team helds its annual awards banquet Monday. In top photo, from left to right: Reid Bowen earned the Coaches Award; Caden Doga was named MVP; and Kelbey Glover, Ben...
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05/11/2015
Top Photo: The Ruston High School boys and girls track teams pose with their runners-up trophies after each squad fiinished in second place at the state Class 5A track and field meet over the weekend...
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05/11/2015
NORFOLK, Va. — Louisiana Tech put up a good fight by scoring five runs in the final three innings, but Old Dominion was able to close out a 6-5 win over the Bulldogs to complete the weekend sweep...
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05/09/2015
CHOUDRANT — Hank Aaron is known as one of the greatest baseball hitters of all time. On Friday, he knocked another one out of the park, this time for the Eddie Robinson Museum. Aaron was presented...
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05/09/2015
CHOUDRANT — Add on one more standing ovation for “Hammerin’ Hank.” The man who passed up The Babe on the all-time home run charts got the “SO” treatment from Lincoln Parish Friday afternoon at the...
05/09/2015
GRAMBLING —An iconic piece of football history between Grambling State University and rival Southern University and A&M College has been donated to a new Smithsonian museum that will open in 2016.