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Thursday, September 21, 2017 - 11:29am
My friends in the profession tell me I have sat on my “booty” enough. Easy for them to spew forth words of wisdom, however questionable. I’ve dearly paid for them with a nagging, never completely healed bedsore that has lasted more than a year. But no more. I will undergo surgery today to hopefully put the wraps around a problem that has been tantamount to an MLB hitter figuring out how to outwit Clayton Kershaw. The only unknown is exactly when I will return to the starting lineup for writing. Could be for several weeks, possibly for as long as a month. It will test my patience and “itchy”...

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01/25/2015
HOUSTON, Texas — Louisiana Tech did a complete 180 turnaround on defense Saturday, allowing Rice to shoot only 33 percent from the field, leading to a 58-45 win for the Bulldogs inside Tudor...
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01/25/2015
Jackson State swept a pair of Southwestern Athletic Conference road wins over Grambling State Saturday at the Frederick C. Hobdy Assembly Center. A’Torri Shine (shooting ball above) led the G-Men...
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01/25/2015
Louisiana Tech will break in its newly resurfaced Tech Tennis Complex courts at 10 a.m. today when they Lady Techsters play in their home opener against in-state foe Nicholls State. Tech (0-2) is in...
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01/25/2015
Ruston High School moved to 2-0 in district play Friday night as the Bearcats raced to a 63-41 home win over Alexandria High School. Isaiah Buggs led the way for RHS with 17 points while Jeremy...
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01/25/2015
The suffocating defense, Michael White’s courtside intensity, Michale Kyser’s rejection slips or Speedy Smith’s pick pocket steals? Those are just a few of the things that fans have to choose from as...
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01/24/2015
If you live in northern Louisiana, you realize that we have fresh water issues. The Sparta aquifer that is the primary source of the water that comes out of the spigots in our homes is in danger of...
01/23/2015
DENTON, Texas — Louisiana Tech came back from a 21-point deficit in the second half to pull it to within one, but North Texas held on for the 73-66 win on Thursday night at the Super Pit. It was the...
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01/23/2015
North Texas entered the Thomas Assembly Center Thursday night boasting the top-scoring defense in Conference USA, surrendering only 57 points per game. However, after the offensive onslaught that...
01/23/2015
With the 2015 baseball season quickly approaching, Louisiana Tech University will open spring practice at 2:45 p.m. today at J.C. Love Field at Pat Patterson Park, only three weeks out from the...
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01/23/2015
Grambling State University’s basketball teams will host Jackson State University in a Southwestern Athletic Conference doubleheader set for Saturday. The women’s game will tip off at 3 p.m. while...