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Roland Harper rightfully did a double take when he heard about the ranking of the best running back tandems in NFL history. ‘’I figured it would be (Larry) Csonka and (Jim) Kiick,’’ he said. ‘’Or (Jim) Brown and (Bobby) Mitchell.” Good guesses, but wrong. At the very top of the rankings compiled by Sportsbreak, it was Harper and the late Pro Football Hall of Famer, Walter Payton of the Chicago Bears. ‘’When I saw the rankings, it blew me away,’’ Harper said in a recent interview. ‘’There have been a lot of great running back combinations in the NFL. To be No. 1 is really special.’’ Making it...

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09/10/2014
After last weekend’s big 48-20 win at Louisiana-Lafayette, one might think Louisiana Tech coach Skip Holtz would be content. Think again.
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09/10/2014
GRAMBLING — Call it a sophomore slump two games into the season, but the Grambling State Tigers are trying to do something about it. After feeling his 0-2 Tigers took a step backwards last weekend in...
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09/10/2014
HATTIESBURG, Miss. — Brandon Newton shot 2-under-par and Chuck Spears recorded the Bulldogs’ top finish at 20th as Louisiana Tech wrapped up action at the Sam Hall Intercollegiate Tuesday afternoon....
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09/10/2014
C.J. Wilis (16, above) and Ruston High School’s freshman team fell 24-8 to Ouachita Monday night while Marquez Coprue (82, below) and the junior varsity Bearcats lost 25-12 to the Lions.
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09/09/2014
Louisiana Tech brought home two of the three Louisiana Sports Writer’s Association Player of the Week honors as Kenneth Dixon claimed the offensive honors while Jonathan Barnes claimed the special...
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09/09/2014
Louisiana Tech had a slow start on the first day of the Jeff Jenkins era but finished strong as the Bulldogs completed the first two rounds of the Sam Hall Intercollegiate in eighth place at the...
09/09/2014
Former Louisiana Tech goalkeeper Caitlin Updyke will take part in a documentary piece which will air today on BBC World Service radio. The documentary entitled ‘The Future of Women’s Football’ is...
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09/08/2014
News and notes from Louisiana Tech’s big win at Louisiana-Lafayette that left the Bulldogs at 1-1 on the season: • Tech recorded 48 points, the most since Nov. 10, 2012 when they scored 62 in a win...
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09/06/2014
LAFAYETTE — Louisiana Tech’s offense struggled to get going in last week’s season-opening loss at Oklahoma. Maybe the Bulldogs were just saving up for in-state rival Louisiana-Lafayette. Tech’s...
09/06/2014
LAKE CHARLES — Louisiana Tech wrapped up a weekend’s worth of matches at the Big Daddy’s Invitational as the Lady Techsters dropped their final contest of the weekend to UT Arlington, 3-0 (25-20, 25-...