Louisiana Tech was inches away from forcing a decisive fifth set but the North Texas Mean Green edged the Lady Techsters late in the match for a 3-1 (17-25, 20-25, 25-17, 25-27) road victory Friday night at the Thomas Assembly Center in Ruston.
After spending more than two weeks away from its home court, Louisiana Tech returns home to host Conference USA foes North Texas and UAB on “Dig Pink” weekend at the Thomas Assembly Center in Ruston.
Louisiana Tech had three players record double-digit kills and totaled 50 kills as team but it was not enough as Middle Tennessee defeated the Lady Techsters, 3-1 (22-25, 25-21, 17-25, 18-25), Friday night at Alumni Memorial Gym in Murfreesboro.
Louisiana Tech will wrap up its three-game road stretch when the Lady Techsters make the eight-hour bus trip from Ruston to Murfreesboro, Tennessee, to take on Middle Tennessee at 7 p.m. Friday in Conference USA action.
Louisiana Tech went back and forth with the Thundering Herd in each set but the Lady Techsters could not close it out in a 3-0 (23-25, 20-25, 19-25) loss to Marshall Sunday afternoon at the Cam Henderson Center.
Louisiana Tech fell to fellow Conference USA foe Western Kentucky, 3-0 (15-25, 13-25, 14-25), in the first of a three-game road stretch Friday night at E.A. Diddle Arena in Bowling Green, Kentucky.
Louisiana Tech’s volleyball team has packed up and is set to begin a three-game Conference USA road trip when the Lady Techsters travel to take on WKU and Marshall this weekend in league play.
Louisiana Tech fought back from two sets down against Southern Miss, but the Lady Techsters’ rally came a little too late with LA Tech eventually falling to the Golden Eagles, 3-1 (18-25, 15-25, 25-21, 17-25), in the Conference USA opener Monday night at the Thomas Assembly Center.