01-01-09 Looking backPublished 12:00am Thursday, January 1, 2009
TWENTY YEARS AGO — Sicily Island running back Spencer Douglas, who ran for 1,294 yards during the 1988 season, is named to the Louisiana Sports Writers Association’s Class A All-State First Team.
TEN YEARS AGO — Romaro Miller completes 14 of 23 passes for 216 yards and an Independence Bowl-record three touchdown passes to lead the Ole Miss Rebels to a 35-18 win over the Texas Tech Red Raiders.
FIVE YEARS AGO — Tony Hawkins makes three 3-pointers and scores 11 of his 27 points in the first quarter as the Vidalia Vikings defeat the Newellton Bears 66-48 at the C.B. Coney Memorial Tournament.