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Sunday, February 19, 2017 - 1:42am
The red-hot Dunkin’ Dogs continued their late season surge as Louisiana Tech overcame a slow start to blast Florida International 77-61 before a crowd of 3,418 inside the Thomas Assembly. It was Tech’s sixth straight win and locked down a fifth consecutive 20-win season for the Bulldogs. “Winning 20 games for the fifth straight year says a lot about the players that have been here,” said Tech coach Eric Konkol. “This program has had some terrific players. It says a lot about the commitment of excellent at this University. We want this to be a program that lasts. We want to keep recruiting...

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01/24/2017
Louisiana Tech sophomore guard Kierra Anthony came up big in the clutch helping the Lady Techsters sweep a pair of Conference USA road games and earning the New Iberia native the Louisiana Sports...
01/24/2017
Louisiana Tech’s Erik McCree registered two double-digit scoring performances this past week, helping the forward earn the Louisiana Sports Writers Association Men’s Basketball Player of the Week...
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01/22/2017
The Mean Green hung around for the first half, but that was all they could muster as Louisiana Tech used a second half run to put things away in a 81-57 win over North Texas on Saturday night in the...
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01/22/2017
Two NFL seasons ago, Larry Donnell was in the bright spotlight that defines New York. There were few fans in the “Big Apple” who weren’t aware of the former Grambling State University star that had...
01/22/2017
DENTON, Texas — With Louisiana Tech clinging to a two-point lead in the final minutes of Saturday’s Conference USA game at North Texas, the Lady Techsters turned to a pair of freshmen to seal the...
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01/22/2017
GRAMBLING — Nigel Ribeiro poured in 20 points, including four 3-pointers to lead Grambling State to a 72-57 win over Jackson State Saturday night in Frederick C. Hobdy Assembly Center. Remond Brown...
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01/22/2017
Editor’s note: The following story about former Louisiana Tech basketball star Mike McConathy and his longtime, special friendship with Lanky Wells was written by O.K. Davis for the Ruston Daily...
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01/22/2017
Whenever March comes around every year, people flock to their televisions to watch the madness that is “The Big Dance.” Even though the phrase “Big Dance” was not coined until 1977, 10 years earlier...
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01/22/2017
GRAMBLING — Grambling State turned up the intensity in the second half Saturday afternoon as the Lady Tigers defeated Jackson State 90-85 in Southwestern Athletic Conference play at the Frederick C....
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01/21/2017
Joey Pender coached high school football for 33 years, retiring from West Ouachita High School after the season just ended. He has coached teams to a plethora of wins with the possibility that...