If recent history is any indication, what has come to be an annual December battle between Louisiana Tech and Northwestern State is sure to be fast-paced and high-scoring. The two teams with the top offensive teams in the country square off on Wednesday night at 8 p.m. inside the Thomas Assembly Center.
The first edition of this year's Centric Federal Credit Union's Inside Tech Basketball radio show presented by Miller Lite will debut Monday at 6 p.m. at Scott's Catfish in Ruston.
It was a similar offensive performance by Louisiana Tech as the last game but with a different outcome. The Bulldogs shot only 37 percent from the field for the contest but caused major havoc on defense in the form of 23 turnovers to wear down Southern in the 69-50 victory on Saturday night inside the Thomas Assembly Center.
Louisiana Tech vs. Southern Post-Game Notes: LA Tech defeated the Jaguars, 69-50, Saturday night in the Thomas Assembly Center.
All streaks come to an end at some point. After dropping its first home game in almost two years and ending a six-game winning streak this season, Louisiana Tech will attempt to start some new winning streaks on Saturday night at 7 p.m. as they play host to Southern in the Thomas Assembly Center.
Louisiana Tech cut the deficit to within three midway through the second half, but a five minute scoring drought proved too much as they fell to UL-Lafayette, 89-80, on Wednesday night in front of 4,085 fans inside the Thomas Assembly Center.
After a four-year hiatus, Louisiana Tech and UL-Lafayette will renew the oldest rivalry in program history on Wednesday night at 6:30 p.m. inside the Thomas Assembly Center.
Alex Hamilton came up big on offense with a game-high 24 points and on defense with three steals to lead Louisiana Tech to its sixth straight win, a 72-61 victory over Jackson State on Sunday night inside the Lee E. Williams AAC.