QUICK FACTS

Location: Ruston, LA
Founded: 1894
Enrollment: 11,014
Nickname: Bulldogs and Lady Techsters
Colors: Blue and Red
President: Dr. Les Guice
Athletics Director: Thomas H. McClelland II
Senior Woman Administrator: Mary Kay Hungate
Media Relations Director: Malcolm Butler
Ticket Office Phone: (318) 257-3631
Alumni Director: Ryan Richard

LINKS
Athletics Website: latechsports.com
University Website: LaTech.edu
Alumni Website: latechalumni.org
Facebook: LA TECH Athletics
Twitter: @LATECHSports
Convention Bureau: http://www.rustonlincoln.com/
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ATHLETIC FACILITIES
Football Stadium: Joe Aillet - Ruston (30,600); Independence - Shreveport (51,000)
Basketball/Volleyball Arena: Thomas Assembly Center (8,000)
Baseball: J.C. Love Field at Pat Patterson Park (2,000)
Softball: Lady Techster Softball Complex (1,000)
Soccer: Lady Techster Soccer Field
Tennis: Louisiana Tech Tennis Complex

SPONSORED SPORTS (16)
MEN (7) - Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Indoor & Outdoor Track & Field
WOMEN (9) - Basketball, Bowling, Cross Country, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, Indoor & Outdoor Track & Field, Volleyball

NOTABLE ALUMNI

  • LEON BARMORE - Five-time Hall of Famer
  • TERRY BRADSHAW - NFL Hall of Fame Quarterback, FOXSports television personality
  • KIX BROOKS - American country music artist, half of the duo Brooks & Dunn
  • P.J. BROWN - Three-time NBA All-Defensive team honoree
  • TIM FLOYD - UTEP head coach and former NBA head coach
  • CHERYL FORD - 2003 WNBA Rookie of the Year
  • KARL MALONE - Two-time NBA Most Valuable Player and 14-time NBA All-Star
  • MIKE MCCALLISTER - CEO and Chairman of the Board, Humana Corp
  • WILLIE ROAF - Pro Football Hall of Fame (Summer, 2012); Eight-time NFL Pro Bowl offensive tackle
  • TERESA WEATHERSPOON - Five-time WNBA All-Star; Olympic Gold Medalist
  • CHARLES WYLY - CEO of Michaels Corp
  • SAM WYLY - Founder of Bonanza Restaurants with Charles Wyle

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