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Tuesday, December 12, 2017 - 12:10pm
Grambling State University junior guard Shakyla Hill was selected the Louisiana Sports Writers Association Women’s Basketball Co-Player of the Week on Monday. Hill surpassed the 1,000-point plateau in Grambling State’s loss to Alabama. She scored a career-high 26 points and grabbed 13 boards against the Crimson Tide. She finished with eight steals (third in the country in that category) and four assists. Hill shot 50 percent (10-of-20) from the field and 83.3 percent (5-of-6) from the foul line. Grambling State (3-4) returns to action at 3 p.m. Saturday as the Lady Tigers visit Arkansas...

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11/25/2017
NEW ORLEANS — Grambling State University junior defensive back Percy Cargo Jr. received one of two United States Marine Corps Excellence in Leadership Awards during Friday’s Bayou Classic Coaches...
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11/25/2017
LAS VEGAS, Nevada — After registering one of its best wins in recent years in a complete performance against Penn State on Friday, Louisiana Tech head coach Brooke Stoehr and Co. find itself in a...
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11/25/2017
Seasons change and as they do, transitions identified with each season slowly begin taking place. As winter begins losing grip on our world, bits of pale green slowly emerge from tips of branches and...
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11/22/2017
The Ruston Parks and Recreation Department’s youth football seasons wrapped up recently. In the 7-8 age division, the Miami Hurricanes (pictured top defeated Union 19-13. In the 9-10 age division,...
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11/22/2017
Just before kickoff, Monica Gebler would get in the middle of a huddle surrounded by her Lady Techsters soccer teammates. In that circle she would give a message and that message was the same every...
11/22/2017
With only one senior on the Louisiana Tech men’s basketball roster, head coach Eric Konkol and the coaching staff had only one a scholarship available that was used to ink forward Stacey Thomas to a...
11/22/2017
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — The Grambling State University men’s basketball team used a pair of runs at the beginning of each half, but it wasn’t enough to propel the Tigers in an 87-78 loss to Bethune-...
11/22/2017
CANCUN, Mexico —Louisiana Tech head coach Eric Konkol picked up win No. 50 and did so against one of his former squads as the Bulldogs defeated George Mason, 77-64, to advance to the championship...
11/21/2017
GRAMBLING — The Grambling State University football team dropped one spot in the Football Championship Subdivision (FCS) polls, which were released on Monday. Grambling State is coming off an open...
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11/21/2017
By T. Scott Boatright scott@rustonleader.com A karate kick delivered by Hahnville High School running back Anthony “Pooka” Williams during Class 5A playoff action Friday night against Ruston High is...