During the 40-year history of the Louisiana Tech women's basketball program, games in Ruston, Louisiana have been almost impossible for visiting teams to win.
With Louisiana Tech struggling to knock down shots during the first half of Monday night's non-conference match-up against Nicholls State, Lady Techster head coach Tyler Summitt turned to an unusual source.
Bank of Ruston's Inside Tech Basketball radio show returns this week for a Tuesday night edition at 6 p.m. at Scott's Catfish on Hwy 33 in Ruston.
Louisiana Tech senior guard Kelia Shelton was named the Conference USA Player of the Week following her performance in the Lady Techsters 81-77 loss to 22nd ranked Mississippi State in Starkville last week.
Coming off its best performance of the season, the Louisiana Tech Lady Techsters will host Nicholls State Monday at 6:30 p.m. in the Thomas Assembly Center.
Kelia Shelton scored 31 points and Louisiana Tech put a scare into the 22nd ranked Mississippi State Bulldogs before falling 81-77 before 3,012 fans at Humphrey Coliseum.
Louisiana Tech enjoyed the comforts of home for the first time this season and the Lady Techsters responded with a 14-point win over Loyola-New Orleans Sunday at the Thomas Assembly Center.
After a month on the road, head coach Tyler Summitt and the Louisiana Tech Lady Techsters finally got a chance to play a meaningful home game Sunday afternoon at the Thomas Assembly Center.