Don’t bother looking up Buford Clifton Martin on a LA Tech football roster anytime soon. It’s hidden in plain sight. Blake Martin, however, is easy to spot.
In addition to being named the Conference USA Special Teams Player of the Week earlier today, Louisiana Tech kicker Jonathan Barnes has also been named Louisiana’s Special Teams Player of the Week following his performance against UL-Lafayette last Saturday.
Louisiana Tech head football coach Skip Holtz and select student-athletes spoke with the media Monday in advance of the team's upcoming game at UTSA.
Officials with the Southeastern Conference announced Monday that the Oct. 17 football game between Louisiana Tech and Mississippi State (RV/RV) will kick off at 11 a.m. CT and will be televised by the SEC Network.
Louisiana Tech kicker Jonathan Barnes was selected as the Conference USA Special Teams Player of the Week after totaling 11 points with two field goals against UL-Lafayette last Saturday.
Louisiana Tech overcame an early UL-Lafayette touchdown, reeling off 36 straight points and dominating the Ragin Cajuns for the second straight year, this time by the score of 43-14 before 26,910 fans at Joe Aillet Stadium Saturday night.
Louisiana Tech looks to repeat its performance from a year ago when in-state foe UL-Lafayette travels to Ruston for the program’s “LOYAL BLUE OUT” Saturday at 6 p.m. at Joe Aillet Stadium.
Fans headed to Ruston this fall for any of Louisiana Tech’s six home games are advised of updated traffic flow patterns and parking availability around Joe Aillet Stadium and the Louisiana Tech University campus.