Friday Night Blitz Play of the Week 10/17
After one of the most productive defensive efforts in the FBS last week, including two interceptions and fumble recovery for a touchdown, Louisiana Tech senior S Terrell Pinson has been named Conference USA Defensive Player of the Week and the Louisiana Sports Writers Association Defensive Player of the Week.
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Roussel was the second-leading tackler for Northwestern State, which only allowed 97 yards and six points after halftime to help mount a 31-27 comeback-win for the Demons against No. 24/25 Sam Houston State.
Senior center Austin Douglas has been awarded Northwestern State’s prestigious Jack Clayton Scholarship in recognition of his outstanding academic and athletic achievements in the Demons’ football program.
Officials from Conference USA and Louisiana Tech, in conjunction with Fox Sports, announced Monday that LA Tech’s Nov. 1 Homecoming game against Western Kentucky will kickoff at 2 p.m. CT and will be televised on FSN.
The Arkansas football game at No. 1 Mississippi State on Saturday, Nov. 1 will kick off at 6 p.m. or 6:15 p.m. and be televised on ESPN or ESPN2, the Southeastern Conference announced Monday. The final game time and television designation will be made after the games on Saturday, Oct. 25.
It may take some creativity or change; but you can continue to exercise or train, while suffering an injury.
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(CNNMoney) -- Kansas City Royals fans, eager to watch their team play in the World Series for the first time in 29 years, are paying top dollar for the first two games of the Series.
LA Tech stays undefeated with win over UTSA
RazorbackVB Road Week Continues at No. 8 Florida
The LSU Tigers and the Kentucky Wildcats to meet in Death Valley tonight return to Tiger Stadium for the first time in nearly a month today to host Kentucky.
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Exciting events surround the Razorback football match-up as Arkansas travels to War Memorial Stadium in Little Rock, Arkansas to take on the Georgia Bulldogs. Kickoff is slated for 3 p.m., and the game will be broadcasted on the SEC Network.
Louisiana Tech picked up eight points in the preseason USA Today Coaches top 25 poll announced today.
Head coach Jerry Miles and the Louisiana Tech women’s bowling team are gearing up for the 2014-15 campaign, which is scheduled to begin on Friday with a three-day competition at the Allstate Sugar Bowl Collegiate Bowling Invitational in New Orleans.
Becoming one of the top quarterbacks in the American Southwest Conference, Josh Warbington (Hallsville, Texas) earned his third “Offensive Player of the Week” award in five weeks after his performance at #18 Texas Lutheran. Warbington is the only offensive player to earn the award three times this year from the ASC.
At first glance, those who love to watch the game of football may view it in terms of helmets and shoulder pads. It would be easy to overlook the stories behind the facemasks; that each player has traveled his own winding road to reach a destination.
The Red River Athletic Conference released their preseason poll yesterday which had the LSU Shreveport Lady Pilots with a predicted finish of 4th in the conference. First year head coach Valerie Huizar was a bit surprised with the prediction.
Northwestern State is coming off a huge win over Incarnate Word last Saturday. They've quickly turned their attention to the next game. Sam Houston State has been the bell cow for the Southland Conference over the last few years. They visit Turpin Stadium at 3 o'clock on Saturday.
The Arkansas women’s tennis team continues its fall schedule this week as it travels to Stillwater, Okla., to compete in the ITA Central Regional Championship. The tournament runs Oct. 16-20 with play being held from the Greenwood Tennis Center on the campus of Oklahoma State.
Two years ago, Taylor Burch walked away from football.
Northwestern State volleyball will host its annual 'Dig Pink' match this Thursday at Prather Coliseum seeking to raise money and awareness about breast cancer during the squad's 7 o'clock match against New Orleans.
Leonard Fournette is becoming the real deal right in front of our eyes.
Cowboys running back Joseph Randle may lose more money than he allegedly tried to save by shoplifting cologne and underwear.
On Oct. 8, 2011 in the remote town of Moscow, Idaho, Louisiana Tech was trying desperately not to drop to 1-5 on the season.
The kickoff for the 2014 Duck Commander Independence Bowl has been moved to 2:30 p.m. CT (from 3 p.m. CT) on Dec. 27, and the game will be televised on ABC.
Louisiana Tech senior Taylor Ashton was named the Conference Cross Country Athlete of the Week after winning the NSU Pre-Conference Meet and leading the Bulldogs to a team title.
Former head football coach Pat Collins is one of eight greats selected as part of the 2015 Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame Induction Class to be enshrined next summer. Joining Collins as part of the 2015 class will be: Kevin Faulk, Jake Delhomme, Avery Johnson, Yvette Girouard, Otis Washington, Leonard Smith and Frank Brothers.
When Louisiana Tech senior Mitchell Bell hung up his cleats for the final time at Evan Edward Worthing High School, the unsought recruit felt he had more to offer. He knew he was not ready to hang it up for good.
Louisiana Tech (7-13) will step out of league play briefly this week in the team’s first midweek match since early September, as the Lady Techsters play hosts to Grambling State (2-15) in the annual “Dig Pink” match at 7 p.m. on Wednesday in the Thomas Assembly Center.
Katy Perry and Coldplay? According to multiple reports, the gig goes to Katy Perry.
Friday Night Blitz Play of the Week (Kevin Johnson)
Northwestern State’s dominant performance in Saturday night’s 49-12 homecoming win over Incarnate Word at the middle of the 2014 season had Demons’ head coach Jay Thomas smiling, and what’s ahead beginning with Saturday afternoon’s Southland Conference showdown with Sam Houston State got him thinking in golf terms.
Louisiana Tech head coach Skip Holtz and select student-athletes met with the media Monday as they previewed the team’s upcoming game against UTSA.
The excitement surrounding head coach Jimmy Dykes and the 2014-15 University of Arkansas women’s basketball season is building every day in Northwest Arkansas.
The Duck Commander Independence Bowl will be sponsoring an essay contest for area fifth-grade students that asks, “What is the importance of sports in my community?”
Arkansas will host the UAB on Saturday, Oct. 25 at 11 a.m., the Southeastern Conference announced today. The game will be nationally televised on SEC Network.
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LSU will likely play two quarterbacks today, according to Kent Lowe, assistant sports information director. The Tigers are in Florida searching for their first Southeastern Conference win of the season.
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The LSU Shreveport Pilots, the defending Red River Athletic Conference regular season champs, were picked by the RRAC coaches to defend their title for the 2014-15 season in the conference’s preseason poll. In addition to the RRAC preseason poll, the Pilots were selected as the No. 3 team in the nation in the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) by the Sporting News.