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Potential 2014 March Madness Sleepers Impressing in Conference Tournaments
Conference tournament season often serves as a coronation for potential top seeds such as Wichita State, but it also has opportunities to offer the dark horses of March Madness.
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12 hrs ago
The News Tribune
GAME NOTES: The Southern Miss Golden Eagles will try to punch their ticket to another Conference USA Tournament championship game as they take on the top- seeded Louisiana Tech Bulldogs in the semifinal round at the Don Haskins Center on Friday.
17 hrs ago
KVIA-TV El Paso
hird-Seeded UTEP Surges Past 14th-Seeded Louisiana Tech, 81-72
First-team All-Conference USA honoree Kayla Thornton posted a double-double while C-USA Sixth Player of the Year Jenzel Nash provided 23 points off the bench, and third-seeded UTEP held off 14th-seed Louisiana Tech, 81-72, in the quarterfinals of the 2014 C-USA Women's Basketball Championships at Memorial Gym Thursday evening.
21 hrs ago
Revamped La. Tech opens football practice
The second year of Skip Holtz's regime at Louisiana Tech begins today when the Bulldogs open spring practice in Ruston.
Thu Mar 13, 2014
Louisiana Tech Rounds Out Semis With Decisive Victory Over Charlotte
La Tech put any doubters to bed early, and easily handled Charlotte 86-65 to advance into the semifinals of the Conference USA tournament.
The Town Talk
Louisiana Tech's Perry atones for turnover with heroics
Louisiana Tech sophomore Lulu Perry went from the outhouse to the penthouse in less than two minutes.
La. Tech to open spring football practice on Friday
RUSTON - Louisiana Tech will open spring football practice Friday afternoon as the program enters the second year under head coach Skip Holtz.
La. Tech pulls away from Grambling in win
RUSTON - Louisiana Tech put up five runs in the bottom of the seventh, while the Bulldog pitching staff allowed just one run on the night to help clinch an 8-1 victory over Grambling State Wednesday night at J.C. Love Field at Pat Patterson Park.
Wed Mar 12, 2014
Rush Spotlight: Louisana Tech Bulldogs
Fast, athletic, deep, defensive, that is my quick assessment of one the teams who can possibly make Conference USA a two bid league.
Smith, Hamilton get All-Conference USA honors
Speedy Smith's generosity isn't limited to the court. Even in real life, Louisiana Tech's point guard passes off the thanks to his teammates.
Tue Mar 11, 2014
UPDATED: Lady Techsters win in opening round of Conference USA tournament
Chrisstasia Walter recorded a double double with 18 points and 11 rebounds and five Lady Techsters scored in double figures as LA Tech defeated North Texas 77-59 Tuesday evening at Memorial Gymnasium in the first round of the Conference USA Tournament.
March Madness 2014: Bracket Busters to Watch in Conference Tournaments
There is no sweet science that will allow fans to nail down the exact definition of a "bracket buster," so let's just roll with it as a little guy who takes down a big guy in the NCAA tournament.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
Women's basketball: UNT believes it has chance in El Paso
There was a three-point loss to Conference USA power Southern Miss, a loss to Texas-San Antonio on a 25-foot buzzer-beater and a one-point loss to Tulane in which the Mean Green lost when Tiffany Dale scored off a missed free throw with 4.4 seconds remaining.
2014 Conference USA Tournament Preview: Louisiana Tech fighting to stay atop the league
Although the new-look Conference USA is still hard to memorize from top-to-bottom with all of the first-year teams, the top of the league is still very strong as four teams finished tied atop the standings at 13-3 while UTEP was right behind at 12-4.
La. Tech's Kenneth Smith, Alex Hamilton earn all-conference honors
RUSTON - After helping lead Louisiana Tech to a share of the Conference USA regular season championship in its first year in the league, junior guard Kenneth Smith and sophomore guard Alex Hamilton were selected to the all-conference teams by the league head coaches and media members.
Sun Mar 09, 2014
10 NCAA Basketball Teams Hitting the Panic Button as Conference Tournaments Open
With Selection Sunday just a week away, NCAA basketball teams who haven't yet cemented their tournament resumes are getting desperate.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
Aggies Weather Storm in 6-5 Win vs. LA Tech
The No. 25 Texas A&M Aggies rode the back of a five-run fourth inning on Saturday afternoon to post a 6-5 win over the Louisiana Tech Bulldogs on a rain-soaked Olsen Field at Blue Bell Park.
La. Tech gets back to business after celebrating league title
Louisiana Tech celebrated its co-Conference USA regular season title Friday with a net cutting ceremony.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Recap: Rice vs. Louisiana Tech
Chris Anderson scored 17 points in 21 minutes as the Louisiana Tech Bulldogs clinched a share of the Conference USA regular season title with a 70-48 rout of the Rice Owls at Tudor Fieldhouse.
La. Tech has sight set on Conference USA title
Depending on what happens with the rest of the Conference USA schedule tonight, Louisiana Tech could find itself as an outright champion, earn a share of the regular season title or fall all the way back from first to fifth place.