Originally written on College Football Universe  |  Last updated 11/16/14
No. 92 Louisiana Tech Bulldogs (9-3) Coach Skip Holtz (first year at Louisiana Tech, 88-71 overall)Returning Starters: 8, 3 offense, 4 defense, 1 special teamsRecruiting Rank: 97 Skip Holtz returns to Conference USA and his era with the Bulldogs will begin in familiar territory – with a road trip to North Carolina State. Holtz was the head coach at East Carolina from 2005-2009 and finished his ECU career with consecutive C-USA titles. That led him to South Florida, where his teams struggled to consistently compete in the Big East. Holtz replaces Sonny Dykes, who left Ruston after three seasons to become the new head coach at California. Holtz has an interesting recruiting class with only 10 incoming freshmen, but 11 transfers. That’s a sign that he wants to win right away, especially since he faces a bit of a rebuilding job. The Bulldogs lost their quarterback, Colby Cameron, and their top two receivers in Quinton Patton and Myles White. Running back Ray Holley, who was third on t...
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