Louisiana Tech did a complete 180 turn on defense from Thursday to Saturday, allowing the opponent Rice to shoot just 33 percent from the field which led to a 58-45 win for the Bulldogs inside Tudor Fieldhouse.
Louisiana Tech used up a ton of energy in trying to make a gutsy comeback from a 21-point deficit in a loss on Thursday.
Louisiana Tech came back from a 21-point deficit in the second half to pull it to within one, but North Texas held on for the 73-66 win on Thursday night at the Super Pit.
Louisiana Tech hopes to duplicate its last league road trip to the Lone Star State when they travel to Denton to take on North Texas on Thursday night at 7 p.m. inside the Super Pit.
Louisiana Tech's Raheem Appleby was announced on Wednesday as one of 25 players to the Lute Olson Award Mid-Season Watch List.
Louisiana Tech's Alex Hamilton earned his third Conference USA Player of the Week honor and his first Louisiana Sports Writer's Association Player of the Week honor announced Monday.
Bank of Ruston's Inside Tech Basketball radio show is set for another Monday night edition at 6 p.m. at Scott's Catfish on Hwy 33 in Ruston.
Kenneth Smith and Michale Kyser have done their fair share of record breaking this season, but on Saturday evening in front of 6,214 fans in the Thomas Assembly Center it was Alex Hamilton doing the breaking.