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Monday, August 21, 2017 - 11:21am
A slimmed down Justin Ellis is “throwing” his new weight around for the Oakland Raiders. Enough to where the former Louisiana Tech University defensive tackle could be one of the team’s leading players on the “D” unit this season. Ellis is now down nine pounds under his normal playing weight of 338 pounds. “More lean muscle,” Ellis said. “I feel like I have been having decent seasons, but I wanted to do better, so I figured I would try this, move around a little better, be more active.” It apparently paid off in the recent preseason opener against the Arizona Cardinals. The ex-Class 5A All-...

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12/20/2014
Grambling State started strong but finished cold as the Lady Tigers fell 61-38 to Kansas State in Manhattan, Kansas. Grambling trailed 32-24 at the half but managed only 14 points in the second half...
12/20/2014
For the second consecutive year, Heart of Dallas Bowl rivals will spend time volunteering at CitySquare. This year, players from Louisiana Tech and Illinois will be teaming up Tuesday to distribute...
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12/20/2014
The Louisiana Tech University Bulldogs are looking to make big waves when they take on the University of Illinois in the Zaxby’s Heart of Dallas Bowl on Dec. 26 in the Cotton Bowl. And all those...
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12/20/2014
There is a huge chunk of land in the middle of Louisiana that covers all or parts of seven parishes encompassing some 600,000 acres and 944 square miles. As sought after as land is in the state...
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12/20/2014
Ruston High School standout defensive end Isaiah Buggs (9) returned to the football field Friday as he participated in the Louisiana High School Coaches Association/Louisiana Football Coaches...
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12/19/2014
Louisiana Tech hit a red-hot 47.5 percent of its shots from the floor Thursday night as the Bulldogs blasted Nicholls State 79-54 before a crowd of 3,918 at the Thomas Assembly Center. Raheem Appleby...
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12/19/2014
Head coach Nadine Domand leads the Grambling State Lady Tigers (3-6) into Manhattan, Kansas, Saturday for a 1 p.m. game at Kansas State University (7-1). Yosha Watson leads GSU with 14.9 points per...
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12/19/2014
During the 40-year history of the Louisiana Tech women’s basketball program, games in Ruston, Louisiana have been almost impossible for visiting teams to win. Tech owns an 89 percent winning...
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12/18/2014
After two tough road losses this past week, Louisiana Tech looks to bounce back in front of its home crowd at the Thomas Assembly Center when they face Nicholls State at 6:30 p.m. today. Not only...
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12/18/2014
Senior West Gresham (6) earned honorable mention All-State defensive back accolades as the Louisiana Sports Writers Association announced its Class 1A team today.