Team preview: Louisiana Tech

Blue Ribbon Yearbook previews the 2009-10 season, exclusively on Insider

Updated: October 21, 2009, 11:27 AM ET
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(Information in this team report is as of Oct. 1.)

COACH AND PROGRAM

Nobody breathed a bigger sigh of relief than Louisiana Tech coach Kerry Rupp when his top two returning starters withdrew their consideration from the NBA draft.