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Louisiana Tech takes down Grambling State 86-67

GRAMBLING, La. (AP) Erik McCree had 13 points on 6-for-11 shooting and eight rebounds to send Louisiana Tech past Grambling State 86-67 on Saturday night. Teammates Alex Hamilton and Derric Jean each had 13 points for Louisiana Tech (3-0). Hamilton was 5-for-8 shooting and Jean was 5 for 9. The Bulldogs shot 51.5 percent from the floor. Hamilton also had nine assists, four steals...
Via AP on Fox
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Louisiana Tech beats Millsaps 95-33 in season opener

RUSTON, La. (AP) Alex Hamilton had 16 points and 13 rebounds with five assists and five steals to lead Louisiana Tech past Millsaps 95-33 on Friday night in the season opener for both teams. Erik McCree had 17 points, Qiydar Davis finished with 15 and Derric Jean added 14 for the Bulldogs. Hamilton, McCree, Davis and Jean each made six field goals. Louisiana Tech never trailed...
Via AP on Fox
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Louisiana Tech vs. South Alabama: Betting odds, point spread and tv info

On Thursday night the Louisiana Lafayette Ragin’ Cajuns will travel to take on the South Alabama Jaguars in a match-up of two 4-4 schools. Coverage of this game airs on ESPNU beginning at 7:30 pm ET from The Odds: South Alabama is a 2.5 point favorite against Louisiana Lafayette. The over/under for this game is 61 total points. Will South Alabama or Louisiana Lafayette pull off...
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Louisiana State routs North Texas 56-13

RUSTON, La. (AP) -- Kenneth Dixon ran for a career-best six touchdowns as Louisiana Tech routed North Texas 56-13 on Saturday night. Dixon rushed for 195 yards on 22 carries for the Bulldogs (7-3, 5-1 Conference USA). Jeff Driskel threw for 296 yards and was intercepted once. Louisiana Tech went up 28-0 by halftime on three short-yardage scoring runs by Dixon and a 26-yard fumble...
Via AP on Fox
17 days ago  |  Discuss

La Tech RB Kenneth Dixon has record-setting day with six touchdowns

Dixon is now tied for second all-time in career touchdowns. Crystal LoGiudice USA TODAY SportsLouisiana Tech running back Kenneth Dixon had himself a day on Saturday afternoon versus North Texas. The senior out of Arkansas rushed for 195 yards and an eye-popping six touchdowns in the 56-13 victory. It was a truly record-setting day for Dixon -- who broke multiple preexisting marks...
Via Fox Sports
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Louisiana Tech trolls Florida over QB Jeff Driskel

Current Louisiana Tech quarterback Jeff Driskel didn’t have the most successful collegiate career while in Gainesville. Enter a new year and a new school though, and Driskel is proving sometimes all you need is a change of scenery. So far this year Driskel has thrown for 13 touchdowns for La. Tech, more than any season he was playing for UF, where he was an on-and-off starter....
Via Campus Sports Net
October 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Louisiana Tech Trolls Florida Over Jeff Driskel’s Success With Bulldogs

Louisiana Tech quarterback Jeff Driskel has thrown 13 touchdown passes in 2015, which, surprisingly, is the best mark of his career. Driskel, who was Florida’s off-and-on starter for a few seasons before transferring for his final year to play for the Bulldogs, threw for 12 touchdowns back in 2012. Louisiana Tech had a bit of fun with Florida fans on Twitter regarding the matter...
Via College Spun
October 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Louisiana Tech defeats UTSA 34-31 on late field goal

SAN ANTONIO (AP) Jonathan Barnes kicked a 32-yard field goal with 10 seconds left, lifting Louisiana Tech to a wild 34-31 win over UTSA Saturday night in what became a quarterback battle. Jeff Driskel, a Florida transfer, completed 28 of 44 passes for 351 yards and a TD strike to Jarred Craft for Louisiana Tech (4-2, 2-1 Conference USA). Trent Taylor caught a career-best 13 passes...
Via AP on Fox
October 10, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Louisiana Tech QB Jeff Driskel Hits Trent Taylor For 13-Yard Touchdown Against WKU

For years Florida fans hoped to see Jeff Driskel develop in to the kind of quarterback that could lead the Gators to glory, but it never quite happened. In fact, most of the time he looked pretty bad for the  Gators. However, the version that is playing for Louisiana Tech would have been just fine.In two games Driskel is 1-1 with over 600 yards and six touchdowns. He had a 300+...
Via FatManWriting
September 11, 2015  |  Discuss

Louisiana Tech RB Kenneth Dixon Moves Into Tie For 7th On All-Time NCAA Career TD List With No. 65

Louisiana  Tech running back Kenneth Dixon is someone pro scouts need to get on their radar if he already isn't. The Bulldogs running back ran for over 3400 yards in his first three seasons and is on pace to do just as good this season as well. Thursday night against Western Kentucky he ran the ball 22 times for an impressive 168 yards and two touchdowns.His second one gave him...
Via FatManWriting
September 11, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Western Kentucky's Kylen Towner Takes Kick-Off Back 98 Yards For A Touchdown

Louisiana Tech had a rough time getting started Thursday night against Western Kentucky, but early in the second quarter they were able to get on the board with a field goal. Now that they had a little momentum if they could shut the Hilltoppers down and get the ball back they could turn the game around.Instead they allowed Kylen Towner to run the kick back 98-yards for a touchdown...
Via FatManWriting
September 11, 2015  |  Discuss

MS State G Xavian Stapleton out 6 months with torn ACL

Mississippi State Bulldogs guard Xavian Stapleton tore his ACL earlier this week and will be out for six months. CBS Sports’ Jon Rothstein reported Stapleton’s injury on Twitter. Mississippi State's Xavian Stapleton suffered a torn ACL earlier this week, source told @CBSSports. Out next six months. La Tech transfer. — Jon Rothstein (@JonRothstein) August 20, 2015 A transfer...
Via Campus Sports Net
August 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Louisiana Tech alters endzones for 2015 season

For the football fans who are fans of the aesthetics of the game, there is some news from the Louisiana Tech Bulldogs. Previously, the endzones at Joe Aillet Stadium in Ruston have been graced with some simple block lettering that read, “Tech.” For 2015, Louisiana Tech will be changing those endzones to pay homage to their nickname. The endzones will now read, “Bulldogs...
Via Campus Sports Net
August 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Former Gators Quarterback Named Starter At Louisiana Tech

Former Gators quarterback Jeff Driskel has been given the starting job at his new school, Louisiana Tech.
Via Gamedayr
July 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Xavian Stapleton headed to Mississippi State

Former Louisiana Tech guard Xavian Stapleton has committed to Mississippi State. CBS Sports’ Jon Rothstein reported Stapleton’s decision on Twitter. BREAKING: Louisiana Tech transfer Xavian Stapleton has committed to Mississippi State, source told @CBSSports. Averaged 6.7 PPG. — Jon Rothstein (@JonRothstein) July 5, 2015 Stapleton averaged 6.7 points per game for the Bulldogs...
Via Campus Sports Net
July 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Ex-LSU Lineman Mickey Johnson picks Louisiana Tech

It turns out that Mickey Johnson, a former LSU defensive lineman who announced his intent to transfer from the tigers in January, won’t be going too far away. As The New Orleans Times-Picayune first reported, Johnson announced that he intends to transfer to Louisiana Tech (220 miles if you’re curious) following graduation from LSU in August, at which point he will be eligible...
Via Campus Sports Net
April 29, 2015  |  Discuss

Video: Excited Louisiana Tech Fan At Last Night’s NIT Game Ripped His Clothes Off

Louisiana Tech registered an 89-79 victory over Central Michigan in the opening round of the NIT last night. It’s doubtful that any La. Tech fan got more into the game than this young man, Ernesto Diaz Jr., aka “Champagne Ernie.”  Diaz was so excited to be on camera at the game, he immediately began shedding his clothes. Have a look, if you dare.   Big S/O to the one...
Via College Spun
March 18, 2015  |  Discuss

Jeff Driskel transferring to Louisiana Tech

Florida quarterback Jeff Driskel is reportedly moving on to a new school. On Sunday, JC Shurburtt of reported that Driskel has informed other interested schools that he will be transferring to Louisiana Tech. Driskel, the No. 1 quarterback prospect coming out of high school back in 2011, lost his job to freshman quarterback Treon...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
January 05, 2015  |  Discuss

This Is The Worst Field Goal Attempt You’ll Ever See

Louisiana Tech took the worst field goal attempt you'll ever see. Behold the glory of the Zaxby's Heart of Dallas Bowl.
Via Gamedayr
December 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Louisiana Tech Tweets A Strange Infographic Comparing Its Own Loss At Auburn To LSU’s

Two weeks ago, Auburn blew out LSU 41-7. That result was probably made Louisiana Tech fans feel a bit better about their team—the Bulldogs lost at Jordan-Hare the week before 45-17—but the program wouldn’t go bragging about losing to the Tigers by 28 rather than 34, would it? Yes, yes it would. This also happened today. LA Tech pleading for some attention by comparing losses...
Via College Spun
October 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Auburn vs. Louisiana Tech – Game Time, TV Schedule, Line, Preview, Predictions

Flickr/stevenv Seven of Auburn’s nine remaining games will be against opponents who are currently ranked in both major college football polls. This week, however, the Tigers get a bit of a breather as they take on Louisiana Tech at home. Auburn sits at 3-0 and most recently knocked off Kansas State on the road. Louisiana Tech is 2-2, and actually played another national title contender...
Via College Spun
September 24, 2014  |  Discuss

No. 105 Louisiana Tech Bulldogs season preview

Coach Skip Holtz had a rough season in his first year at Louisiana Tech. The Bulldogs finished with a 4-8 overall record and managed to win only three of eight Conference USA games. The 2014 season will begin with an enormous challenge as Holtz and his squad travel to Norman to battle the Oklahoma Sooners.  Sophomore Ryan Higgins will hold down the quarterback position after Scotty...
Via College Football Universe
May 14, 2014  |  Discuss

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