SUbscriber Login | NEW SUBSCRIPTION  

Top Sports

Thursday, January 19, 2017 - 11:48am
Two years ago, Louisiana Tech was picked to finish next-to-last in the 12-team Conference USA preseason softball coaches’ poll. Times have changed. Tech Head coach Mark Montgomery’s squad fresh off back-to-back 30-plus win seasons are picked to finish fourth in this year’s Conference USA poll, released by the league office on Wednesday. Defending Conference USA champion Florida Atlantic was picked first followed by Alabama-Birmingham, Marshall, Tech, Southern Miss, Florida International, Texas-El Paso, Texas-San Antonio, Charlotte, Western Kentucky, Middle Tennessee and North Texas....

Sports

  • warning: Parameter 2 to ad_flash_adapi() expected to be a reference, value given in /var/www/vhosts/rustonleader.com/httpdocs/includes/module.inc on line 497.
  • warning: Parameter 2 to ad_flash_adapi() expected to be a reference, value given in /var/www/vhosts/rustonleader.com/httpdocs/includes/module.inc on line 497.
  • warning: Parameter 2 to ad_flash_adapi() expected to be a reference, value given in /var/www/vhosts/rustonleader.com/httpdocs/includes/module.inc on line 497.
  • warning: Parameter 2 to ad_flash_adapi() expected to be a reference, value given in /var/www/vhosts/rustonleader.com/httpdocs/includes/module.inc on line 497.
  • warning: Parameter 2 to ad_flash_adapi() expected to be a reference, value given in /var/www/vhosts/rustonleader.com/httpdocs/includes/module.inc on line 497.
080714 Tech Lee catch C.jpg
08/07/2014
Louisiana Tech was able to wear shoulder pads in practice for the first time this fall and the players responded with an added level of excitement and enthusiasm as the first opportunity to hit...
millsap.jpg
08/07/2014
NEW YORK (AP) — The U.S. men’s national team has cut John Wall, Bradley Beal and former Louisiana Tech standout Paul Millsap, leaving the roster at 16 players. With Paul George lost to a broken right...
6-080614 Sports.jpg
08/06/2014
Louisiana Tech head football coach often seems like a light-hearted guy. But if you pay attention — close attention — there’s a fire smoldering deep within those sparkling eyes. That might not be so...
080614 RHS throw C.jpg
08/06/2014
Ruston High School football season tickets are currently on sale at the RHS office. The RHS offfice will be open from 8 a.m.- 3 p.m. weekdays. The cost of a packet of tickets is $45.00. That cost...
3-072814 Sports.jpg
08/05/2014
Louisiana Tech opened football practice Monday with many new faces, especially on offense. And with so many new players, the practice went much like second-year head coach Skip Holtz expected. The...
Love.jpg
08/04/2014
SHREVEPORT — The love in the air during Saturday’s Ark-La Miss Sports Museum of Champions 2014 induction ceremony was palpable — wafting through the air like a soft summer breeze, it could felt by...
tech.jpg
08/04/2014
Louisiana Tech’s started gearing up for the 2014 football season Sunday afternoon as 99 student-athletes reported for fall camp. The Bulldogs will begin workouts this afternoon. After arriving on...
080414 GSU QBs C.jpg
08/04/2014
Grambling State’s football team finally hit the practice field Sunday after rainy weather forced their first two preseason workouts on Friday and Saturday to be held inside. Pictured from left to...
080314 GSU DJ Williams C.jpg
08/02/2014
Intensity. That’s something that can be hard to find for a football team pushed indoors to practice. But that’s what the Grambling State Tigers faced as they opened preseason practice Friday...
031713 HOLTZ POINTS.jpg
08/02/2014
Louisiana Tech head football coach Skip Holtz (pointing above during spring workouts) will welcome the Bulldogs to campus today as they report for the start of preseason practice with practice set...