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West Monroe to kickoff Battle on the Border

Booker T. Washington HS Hornets (Tulsa, OK) vs. West Monroe HS Rebels (West Monroe, LA) – 6 p.m. The BTW Hornets will be making their second straight appearance in the Battle on the Border. BTW has won eight state championships ...Read More
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Nick Floyd new ULM AD

University of Louisiana Monroe President Nick J. Bruno announced Thursday the appointment of Nick Floyd of East Carolina University as ULM Athletic Director. Since 2001, Floyd has been in athletics administration at ECU in Greenville, N.C. In 2004 he was ...Read More
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Tech baseball names new hitting coach

On Friday morning, Louisiana Tech head baseball coach Lane Burroughs announced the promotion of assistant coach Travis Creel to hitting coach and recruiting coordinator for a Bulldog Baseball program that is coming off of consecutive 35-win seasons. As the volunteer ...Read More

ULM makes #COACHFED official

ULM introduced Federico as its new baseball coach to a wall-to-wall crowd Thursday morning inside the media room on the sixth floor of the university library. “I finally got the keys yesterday so I don’t have to jump the fence ...Read More

LSU to be without ace pitcher in 2018

LSU pitcher Eric Walker will miss the 2018 season with an ulnar collateral ligament tear in his right elbow and will undergo reconstructive surgery, the school announced Thursday. He will have Tommy John surgery next Wednesday in Arlington, Texas, and the ...Read More
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ESPN 97.7FM Media days blitz

The tour begins Monday July 10 Birmingham SEC media days July 10-13 http://www.secsports.com/article/18785131/sec-announces-football-media-days-schedule   Dallas CUSA media days July 18-19 http://conferenceusa.com/index.aspx?path=football   New Orleans Sun Belt media day July 25 http://sunbeltsports.org/  

Will Wade lands HUGE fish

New LSU men’s basketball coach Will Wade made perhaps his biggest wave on the recruiting trail yet on Friday afternoon. Scotlandville 5-star point guard Ja’Vonte Smart announced his commitment to the Tigers. The 6-foot-4, 185-pound Smart previously announced a top ...Read More
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Erik McCree signs with Houston Rockets

Former Louisiana Tech forward Erik McCree reached a free agent contract agreement with the Houston Rockets late Thursday night. After going undrafted in the 2017 NBA Draft, where he was projected as high as a late-second round pick, mulitple organizations called and offered ...Read More