Tim Molton and Ahmad Paige Dismissed from Football Team



May 24, 2011

RUSTON, La. - Wide receivers Tim Molton and Ahmad Paige have been dismissed from the Louisiana Tech football team for a violation of team rules head coach Sonny Dykes announced Tuesday.

Both receivers transferred to Louisiana Tech from SEC schools and played for the Bulldogs in 2010 before suffering season-ending injuries mid-year.

Molton played in five games and caught 10 passes for 83 yards and two touchdowns while Paige played in seven games, catching 16 passes for 217 yards and two touchdowns.

Louisiana Tech opens the 2011 season at Southern Miss on Sept. 3. The Bulldogs are entering their second season under head coach Sonny Dykes, who guided LA Tech to a 5-7 mark in his inaugural season as head coach and took the team to one win away from bowl eligibility.

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