Bulldogs missing key playmakers for Marshall showdown

On Thursday night, Louisiana Tech officials released this statement on the status of three key players for Friday's match up with Marshall. . "Quarterback J’Mar Smith (Marshall, UAB), WR Adrian Hardy (Marshall, UAB), and LB James Jackson (Marshall) are unavailable pursuant to athletic department policy. This matter is being handled internally. Neither Coach Holtz nor athletic department officials will address this further."