Most students at Northwestern State were gearing down Wednesday as fall break quiets the campus Thursday and Friday, but the adrenaline was flowing from Demon football players Austin Douglas and Chase Collins looking toward Saturday afternoon’s Southland Conference opener at reigning league champion Southeastern Louisiana.
For the first time this season, the Northwestern State volleyball team will compete in front of its home fans, as the program takes on Abilene Christian on Thursday at 7 o’clock from Prather Coliseum.
Head coach Greg Goff has announced dates for the Louisiana Tech Baseball Alumni Weekend, which will include a golf tournament, home run derby and alumni game leading up to LA Tech’s homecoming football game versus Western Kentucky on Saturday, Nov. 1.
Louisiana Tech fans will have plenty of events to choose from this weekend as the University’s football, baseball, soccer, softball and men’s basketball teams will all be in action starting Thursday and running through Sunday.
The Louisiana Tech/Ouachita Valley Quarterback Club will hold its first meeting of the season Thursday at 6:30 p.m. at Catfish Charlie's located on Louisville Avenue in the Office Depot shopping center.
A memorial service is Saturday in Metairie for Northwestern State 1953 football All-America center Dudley Downing, who was selected as one of the “Top 100 Demon Football Players of All-Time” as part of the Demons’ centennial football celebration in 2007.
The University of Arkansas’ women’s tennis team has released details regarding its 2015 spring schedule. Twelve home dates including seven home Southeastern Conference matches serve as highlights.
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LSU coach Les Miles has announced that true freshman Brandon Harris will start at quarterback against Auburn on Saturday.
Change is never easy for a football player. Change opens the door for new struggles and challenges, but also new successes. For one Louisiana Tech linebacker, change has become something he is accustomed too and has embraced.
With senior quarterbacks Zach Adkins of Northwestern State and returning Southland Conference Player of the Year Byron Bennett of Southeastern Louisiana in the spotlight, Saturday’s Southland TV Game of the Week presented by State Farm should provide an entertaining matchup between the Demons and Lions.
Senior libero Keelie Arneson ruptured her Achilles tendon on Friday at practice, ending her season after playing in just ten games, fifth-year head coach Hugh Hernesman announced on Monday.
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Looks like Northwest Louisiana LSU fans are going to have to wait a little longer to see favorite son, Brandon Harris, start a game.
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Northwestern State used another strong defensive effort from libero Keelie Arneson and solid offensive output from Mackenzie Neely to win a back-and-forth 3-2 match over McNeese to open up Southland Conference play (21-25, 25-23, 23-25, 25-22, 15-11) at Memorial Gym on Thursday evening.
Eight teams from around the region, five Southland Conference squads and four in-state rivals, join the reigning Southland Conference women’s tennis champion, Northwestern State, in the annual Lady Demon Fall Invitational Friday and Saturday.
The Northwestern State soccer team continues Southland Conference play when it hosts Houston Baptist on Friday at 7 o’clock in the Lady Demons Soccer Complex before traveling to Central Arkansas on Sunday.
Louisiana Tech will become the first team in the country to play two top-five ranked opponents when the Bulldogs kickoff at No. 5 Auburn Saturday at 3 p.m. CT at Jordan-Hare Stadium in Auburn, Alabama.
Louisiana Tech brings its high-scoring offense into the first weekend of Conference USA with a tough opening weekend, starting at North Texas on Friday at 7 p.m. at the Mean Green Soccer Complex.
The Louisiana Tech tennis team travels to Houston, Texas for the second straight weekend, this time to participate in the Rice Invitational at the Jake Hess Tennis Stadium from Sept. 26-28.
Louisiana Tech (7-7, 0-1 C-USA) will keep its focus on Conference USA play as the Lady Techsters enter the first full weekend of league action beginning with a home match against first-year member Western Kentucky (12-4, 0-0 C-USA) at 7 p.m. on Friday in the Thomas Assembly Center.
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The NBA is coming to the Shreveport/Bossier area, when the Dallas Mavericks take on the New Orleans Pelicans on October 23rd at the Century Link Center.
LSU coach Les Miles, a former offensive lineman at Michigan, knows as well as anyone how much of a problem the Tigers have with their blocking up front.
Fair Park grad and third-year Cowboys cornerback Morris Claiborne had a forgettable afternoon in St. Louis Sunday. So forgettable, in fact, that he has been benched for Orlando Scandrick.
What happens when an Iceland native and a Puerto Rican, both who do not speak English, walk into an American dorm room in Houston, Texas?
Louisiana Tech’s Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) is teaming up with their Conference USA counterparts in holding a food drive starting Sept. 29 and running through December 12.
In today’s society, hard work is a key component to success. In the world of sports, everyone shares this ideal. Tony Johnson, a senior linebacker, attributes hard work and doing his job as the reasons he has come as far as he has.
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Louisiana Tech softball fans will have plenty of opportunities to watch their team in 2015 as the Lady Techsters schedule features 31 home games, including two tournaments and a weekend round robin.
Northwestern State opens Southland Conference play on Thursday evening when the squad heads to Lake Charles to take on McNeese State. The match will take place at 7 o’clock from Memorial Gym.
Grambling State University will unveil a newly commissioned mural honoring legendary Grambling football coach Eddie G. Robinson, the all-time winningest coach in NCAA Division 1 football, at the historic Cotton Bowl in Dallas, Texas.
Northwestern State sophomore safety Adam Jones won more national recognition Tuesday, sharing the College Football Performance Awards’ national FCS Defensive Performer of the Week honor for his remarkable play helping the Demons to upset FBS rival Louisiana Tech 30-27 on Saturday.
On the surface, Mitch Villemez is the poster boy for the linebacker position. The type of disciplined aggression the position requires has been evident in both his performance and appearance on the field for Louisiana Tech ever since he arrived in 2013.
Some girls for their 18th birthday go on road trips to a big city. Some have raging parties with a limousine ride throw in. But not Louisiana Tech junior Laura LeFevour; she exited an aircraft thousands of feet in the air skydiving.
Louisiana Tech head coach Tyler Summitt, the Lady Techster coaches and players and the Tip-Off Club invite everyone to the annual Lady Techster Welcome Back Luncheon set for Saturday, Oct. 11 at noon.
The United States sealed a fourth successive Junior Ryder Cup title with a 16 – 8 victory over Europe at The Blairgowrie Golf Club in Scotland. Amy Lee sealed the crucial point with a 6&5 win over Germany's Alex Försterling.
Louisiana Tech will have at least six conference games televised for the upcoming 2014-15 men’s basketball season, announced today by Conference USA
For the third time this season an East Texas Baptist University women’s soccer player has been named the American Southwest Conference “Player of the Week” for their play in Natalie Torres. Torres collected a hat trick on Saturday to defeat McMurry, 4-2.
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