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Monday, December 5, 2016 - 11:25am
The time has arrived for the No. 1 rusher in Louisiana Tech University history (nearly 4,500 yards) to make his impact in the NFL. Or, if you will, put more punch in the Baltimore Ravens’ offense. When that team chose Dixon in the fourth round of this year’s draft, they envisioned the most famous native of Strong, Arkansas., being a dual threat in the Joe Flacco-quarterbacked attack. With four regular season games remaining, Dixon could have serious playing time/touches on his first-year resume. Ravens’ media outlets are urging Head Coach John Harbaugh and his staff to make the 5-10 and 215-...

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03/07/2014
Ron Abney (0) and the Simsboro Tigers travel to Anacoco today for a 7 p.m. Class B quarterfinal action. In other quarterfinal games tonight, Choudrant will play at Class B top-seeded Florien at 7 p.m...
03/07/2014
After 12 straight home games to open the season, the Louisiana Tech Bulldogs will pack their bags and hit the road for the first time this season for a three-game series against SEC foe Texas A&M...
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03/07/2014
Ben LeBlanc’s home run highlighted Ruston High School’s 10-0 defeat of Destrehan Thursday as part of the Trey Altick Classic. RHS (2-3) will play Lutcher at 5:30 p.m. today, St. Amant at noon...
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03/06/2014
Ruston High School seniors Quanese Jones and Sunny McCallister will continue their athletic careers together as both signed national letters of intent Wednesday to compete for the Northwestern State...
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03/06/2014
GRAMBLING — Grambling Laboratory suffered a tough loss Wednesday night as the Kitten fell 62-60 in overtime to White Castle in second round Class B playoff action at the Frederick C. Hobdy Assmebly...
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03/06/2014
It didn’t take Kelia Shelton long to make an impact. Louisiana Tech’s junior guard, who just became eligible to play last week following the end of the winter quarter, scored a game-high 17 points...
03/06/2014
Focus is the word of the week for the Louisiana Tech men’s basketball team as the Bulldogs head to Houston to face Rice at 7 p.m. tonight inside Tudor Fieldhouse in the regular season finale. Up for...
03/06/2014
Louisiana Tech (4-8) split Wednesday’s doubleheader against McNeese State (8-4) with the first game of the day ending in walk-off fashion with a two-run home run by Bre’shon Kimbell for a 6-4 win at...
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03/05/2014
BAKER — John Paul Hancock’s basket with 1.4 seconds remaining led Choudrant High School to a 45-43 win over Hossanna Christian in a Class B second-round thriller at the HCHS gym. Hancock finished...
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03/05/2014
Louisiana Tech has faced some of the top offensive players in the country this year. The Lady Techsters (9-19, 4-11 C-USA) will see the nation’s second-leading scorer as the Florida International...