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Sunday, December 17, 2017 - 12:16am
ATLANTA (AP) — North Carolina A&T won its fourth Historically Black College and University national title Saturday and did it while going unbeaten for the first time. Lamar Raynard scored on a 1-yard sneak with 38 seconds left and the Aggies won their second Celebration Bowl in three years, defeating Grambling State 21-14. “It’s a great feeling to make history,” the junior quarterback said. N.C.A&T (12-0) claimed titles in 1990 and 1999 in addition to 2015, when the Aggies defeated Alcorn State 41-34 in the first Celebration Bowl. “It’s an awesome feeling to be 12-0 right now,” N.C. 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...
11/21/2017
CANCUN, Mexico — After taking care of business at home in the first three games of the season, Louisiana Tech hits the road for the first time as they participate in the 10th annual Cancun Challenge...
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11/21/2017
While he won’t be officially announced as head coach for the Northwestern State football team until next week, Brad Laird is already at work preparing for the 2018 Demons’ season, including...