The pandemic that began impacting college sports in mid-March 2020 largely disrupted or shut down college competition for months, but in the classroom, Louisiana Tech’s student-athletes found success across the board as 13 of Tech’s 16 Division I sanctioned programs recorded a Graduation Success Rate of at least 75 percent.
A different kind of March Madness: That time COVID canceled sports
Late morning, Thursday, March 12. Winter was fading, the first day of spring only a week away. Louisiana Tech’s Lady Techsters basketball team had won its opening game of the Conference USA postseason tournament in Frisco, Texas and was only moments away from playing in the Round Two.
Q & A with AD Tommy McClelland
Athletic Director Tommy McClelland gives an update on the rebuilding of facilities damaged in last year’s tornado.
Dunkin’ Dogs: What could have been in Frisco
The Louisiana Tech Bulldogs weren’t scheduled to tipoff against Marshall until 9 p.m. Instead, they were home at 7 p.m.
Louisiana Tech fans experienced a roller coaster ride to the program’s sixth straight bowl victory — the best current streak in the NCAA — as the 2019 version of Skip Holtz’s Bulldogs once again made Ruston proud.
Sports wrap up
The 2019-20 season for Louisiana Tech Athletics was memorable, to say the least. It was a season full of reasons to be proud.