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Louisiana Tech football may be mostly new, but they have two receivers considered old. Andrew Guillot and Richie Casey were both granted rare sixth years of eligibility after knee injuries caused each to miss both the 2008 and 2009 seasons.

On a team entering a new conference, with a new coaching and many new players, Guillot and Casey provide experience and depth on an offense that needs both.  Of course, their age has them being teased by some in the locker room as Guillot told KTBS 3's Alex Anderson some of the guys call him, "Grandpa."

Tech plays its first game as a member of Conference USA when it travels to North Carolina State of the ACC Saturday, August 31st.

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