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Recent articles by Cory:

West Monroe fends off rival Ruston for 24th straight district championship

Rebels wins 32nd straight game over rival Ruston to take 24th straight district title. → Read More

'Playoff game:' Rivals West Monroe, Ruston clash for district title

Rebels have defeated the Bearcats 31 straight times, dating back to 1991. → Read More

Grambling State offense finds efficient gameplan at right time ahead of Alcorn matchup

Just about everything went right for Grambling's offense at homecoming. Sustaining it now becomes the priority. → Read More

West Monroe pounds Pineville for homecoming win

Rebels make easy work of Pineville to improve to 8-1 overall, 4-0 in district play. → Read More

West Monroe DT Bellot earns Week 8 High School Hero honors

West Monroe junior defensive tackle Aiden Bellot paced the defense with 2.5 sacks in 20-0 win at rival Ouachita last Thursday. → Read More

Big receiver Malik Stanley finds his place in LA Tech's offense

Graduate transfer Malik Stanley has made a big splash in Louisiana Tech's offense in just seven games this year. → Read More

Louisiana Tech vs. Southern Miss football: 5 Things to Watch

Conference USA West division lead is up for grabs when rivals Louisiana Tech and Southern Miss face off at Joe Aillet Stadium Saturday afternoon. → Read More

LA Tech gained 'great film' in one key area vs. UMass to prep for Southern Miss

Golden Eagles have the ability to burn opponent in this aspect of the game. Bulldogs got a trial run at it versus UMass last week. → Read More

Familiar setting: District foes Rebels, Chiefs meet with deep ties

Former West Monroe player Matt Middleton returns to Rebel Stadium as opposing head coach. → Read More

LA Tech vs. Southern Miss: Q&A preview with USM football beat writer Patrick Magee

Plenty on the line between Conference USA rivals Louisiana Tech and Southern Miss Saturday afternoon. → Read More

How Louisiana Tech can slow Southern Miss 'game-breakers'

Golden Eagles rank sixth nationally in passing offense. Bulldogs come in 87th in pass defense. → Read More

Louisiana Tech vs. UMass: 5 Things to Watch

The Louisiana Tech Bulldogs are seeking their fifth straight win at the expense of the struggling UMass Minutemen. Here's what you should watch for. → Read More

Louisiana Tech football: Early look at bowl game projections

Where and who do the latest national projections foresee the Bulldogs playing? → Read More

LIVE UPDATES: Grambling State at Jackson State

Follow the action as Grambling faces Jackson State from Mississippi Veterans Memorial Stadium. → Read More

Grambling State at Jackson State: 5 Things to Watch

Both teams look to shake back from tough losses last week. → Read More

Could C.J. Russell be Grambling State football's next 'home run hitter'?

True freshman tailback amassed 128 all-purpose yards last week at the State Fair Classic → Read More

Louisiana Tech at Rice: 5 Things to Watch

Bulldogs look to improve to 2-0 in Conference USA play as they travel to face Rice Saturday. → Read More

Grambling State vs. Prairie View A&M: 5 Things to Watch at State Fair Classic

Tigers and Panthers square off in a key Western division SWAC game at the Cotton Bowl. → Read More

'Always a war:' Rivals West Monroe-Evangel set for first meeting since 2004 title game

Rebels and Eagles enter Friday night's showdown coming off losses. → Read More

Staying in the race: Grambling State not concerned about possible 0-2 SWAC start

Tigers look to fight off an 0-2 start to SWAC play, something the team hasn't gone through since 2013. → Read More