Cory Diaz, The News-Star

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Recent articles by Cory:

Grambling head coach: Need June 1 target to start 2020 college football season on time

“America right now is in a rehab type situation. We’re trying so hard to get back to the game but we can’t put the wagon before the horse." → Read More

Grambling State will take a huge budget hit if 2020 football season is shortened

On average, Grambling State’s athletic budget runs anywhere between $9 million to $10 million each fiscal year. → Read More

Which Louisiana Tech players could be selected in 2021 NFL Draft?

A look at who are the most likely Louisiana Tech Bulldogs to hear their name called during next year's NFL Draft. → Read More

Could Louisiana Tech benefit from realignment amid coronavirus struggles?

With athletic departments across the U.S. taking a financial hit, is it time for LA Tech to have a serious conversation about conference realignment? → Read More

'Harm's way, no other way': Volunteers help tornado victims amid COVID-19 concerns

“Social distancing is what we have to think about and what makes this different. But (COVID-19) isn’t going to stop us from coming out here to help." → Read More

As recruiting world turns: COVID-19 affects high school football players' recruitment

A look at the positives and uncertainties for high school football players' recruiting the coronavirus has had. → Read More

Louisiana Tech star CB Amik Robertson 'helped' draft stock with 'impressive' Pro Day

How Amik Robertson feels about his workout and what an NFL scout said after the former Louisiana Tech cornerback's Pro Day performance. → Read More

Wait 'til next year: NCAA approves extra year of eligibility for spring-sport athletes

"I'm excited from the players' perspective. It's a great opportunity for them." → Read More

How much will new athletic facilities cost Louisiana Tech?

"Things we announced back in the fall, they are under construction now. That is such a positive thing,” → Read More

'It's high intensity': Meet Grambling State football's new strength coach

"It’s getting to know these guys, where they’re from, know how they tick, what makes them go and it’s tapping into that." → Read More

'Built for this': How Kurt Hester keeps LA Tech players ready during COVID-19 shutdown

"Our main goal is to have our guys come back and be in the best condition in their lives." → Read More

Louisiana Tech spring football practice postponed until further notice

Bulldogs were scheduled to have its first spring football practice Friday afternoon. → Read More

C-USA suspends spring sports indefinitely, spring football left up to schools

The league officially announces the decision Thursday due to the threat of COVID-19. → Read More

Top story lines as Louisiana Tech kicks off spring practice

Five story lines to watch as the Bulldogs begin spring football practice Friday afternoon. → Read More

'We relaxed': Louisiana Tech offense regains patience, relaxation to rough up Lions

"I think our guys are relaxing and finding their patience and who they are at the plate." → Read More

Top story lines as Grambling State opens spring drills

Five things to watch as Grambling opens spring football practice Thursday. → Read More

Top story lines as Grambling State opens spring drills

Five things to watch as Grambling opens spring football practice Thursday. → Read More

No. 11 LSU roughs up Louisiana Tech in midweek clash of in-state foes

Tigers cashed in mistakes made by the Bulldogs to grab the win. → Read More

Louisiana Tech star CB Amik Robertson won't workout at NFL Combine

Two-time All-American Amik Robertson will take part in the off-field portion in Indy, but won’t workout at the NFL Combine. → Read More

ULM offense explodes for historic output in series sweep vs. Grambling

"We've been hitting in the cage a lot with all the rain we've been getting. So I guess they are some caged animals ready to see live pitching." → Read More