Fans wanting to see Louisiana Tech kick off the 2014 season live from Gaylord Family-Oklahoma Memorial Stadium on Aug. 30 will have their first opportunity to purchase tickets beginning Tuesday morning.
Conference USA Commissioner Britton Banowsky announced Thursday that the conference has reached an agreement with Sinclair Broadcast Group, among the nation's largest television broadcasting companies, to produce and distribute 100 events each of the next two years.
Louisiana Tech junior Kenneth Dixon was named to the Doak Walker Award Watch List Thursday as the PwC SMU Athletic Forum announced the preseason candidates for the Doak Walker Award. The award is presented annually to the nation's top college running back.
Louisiana Tech defensive lineman Vernon Butler and running back Kenneth Dixon were named to the Conference USA Preseason All-Conference Team Wednesday as the league announced its preseason awards and projected order of finish.
Kyle Fischer, who set a Louisiana Tech school record with five successful field goals in a game last October at FIU, was named to the thirty-player Watch List for the 2014 Lou Groza Collegiate Place-Kicker Award, as announced by the Palm Beach County Sports Commission Wednesday.
Tickets still remain for the annual Pigskins & Pearls Women's Clinic and Luncheon with the 2014 event's date set for July 31 at Squire Creek Country Club. Participants must register by July 15 to attend.
Louisiana Tech head football coach Skip Holtz announced Wednesday that six walk-on football student-athletes have been placed on scholarship beginning this summer.
Louisiana Tech head football coach Skip Holtz announced the addition of running back Tywun Walters to the program's list of newcomers for the 2014 season.