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Monday, January 16, 2017 - 11:24am
Sue Donohoe. Vickie Johnson. A Thomas Assembly Center filled with legends on a Saturday afternoon. Louisiana Tech University’s nationally-prominent basketball program is alive and well. Forget this fact: it’s been nearly 30 years since the Lady Techsters last won a national championship. Their once dominant mode of operation across the national landscape has subsided, due to more schools creating a balance of power with increased budgets and an emphasis on the women’s game. But however much the sport grows and improves, the Lady Techsters’ name will be forever prominently mentioned and...

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12/22/2016
Louisiana Tech sophomores Manoah Kiptum closed out an impressive cross country season by being named to the All-Louisiana team, the Louisiana Sports Writers Association has announced. Kiptum was...
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12/22/2016
Marta Monne was named first team all-Louisiana in an announcement released by the Louisiana Sports Writers Association on Wednesday night, while Angela Papach garnered second team all-Louisiana...
12/22/2016
Three former collegiate stars from Lincoln Parish are on the ballot for the 2017 induction class for the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame. The group includes Kim Mulkey from the famed...
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12/22/2016
There’s no question Cedar Creek’s Tanner Disotell and Ben Slusher were two of the key players for the Cougars during their march to the Division IV football semifinals this season. Disotell and...
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12/21/2016
Editor’s note: This is the second of a series of feature stories the Daily Leader is running leading up to Friday’s Lockheed Martin Armed Forces Bowl pitting Louisiana Tech against Navy. Comparing...
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12/21/2016
In a game that went back and forth in both teams favor, the 2,277 in attendance Tuesday at the Thomas Assembly could sense they were potentially in for a fantastic finish. There were, but not in the...
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12/20/2016
When Louisiana Tech takes the field to face the Navy Midshipmen in the Lockheed Martin Armed Forces Bowl in Ft. Worth, Texas, on Friday, the current Bulldog football players, coaches and fans need to...
12/20/2016
Louisiana Tech and Florida Gulf Coast — two teams known for their high-flying slam dunks — will meet on the hardwood at 6:30 p.m. today inside the Thomas Assembly Center. The matchup is part of a...
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12/20/2016
MEMPHIS — Brea Elmore sank two free throws with 6 seconds to play to lift the Memphis Tigers to a 56-54 win over Louisiana Tech before 542 fans at Elma Roane Fieldhouse Monday night. Tech (5-5),...
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12/19/2016
This death hits close to home. Really close. Throughout much of my life— correction, make that my entire life — there’s been a Hinton. Tom, Pat, Joe. If you knew or kept up with Ruston High and...