Louisiana Tech will go for the Texas road sweep on Saturday when they face off against North Texas in an afternoon game at 3 p.m. inside the Super Pit.
Alex Hamilton tied a career high with 31 points to go along with a game-high nine rebounds and five assists to lead Louisiana Tech to its fourth straight victory, a 90-78 road win over Rice on Thursday night inside Tudor Fieldhouse.
The first of two Texas road trips begins Thursday night when Louisiana Tech travels down to Houston to take on Rice at 7 p.m. inside Tudor Fieldhouse.
The Bank of Ruston Inside Tech Basketball radio show returns on Monday night at 6 p.m. at Scott’s Catfish on Hwy 33 in Ruston.
The St. Petersburg duo of Jacobi Boykins and Dayon Griffin put on a shooting clinic as the sophomore guards combined to hit nine three-pointers to help Louisiana Tech prevail in a 78-70 win over UTEP on Sunday afternoon in front of 4,131 fans inside the Thomas Assembly Center.
Over 50 former basketball players and staff members will be in attendance on Sunday as part of Legends Day. It just so happens that the game features Louisiana Tech battling UTEP who is led by former Bulldog Tim Floyd.
All five Louisiana Tech starters scored in double figures, led by senior Alex Hamilton who registered his fourth double-double of the season with 18 points and 11 assists as the Bulldogs hung on to defeat UTSA, 85-75, on Thursday night in front of 3,428 fans inside the Thomas Assembly Center.
For the third consecutive year, Atlanta Hawks Paul Millsap has been selected to participate on the NBA Eastern Conference All-Star team, the league announced on Thursday.