Competition Teams

Louisiana Tech CCDC Team


The National Collegiate Cyber Defense Competition (CCDC) is a prestigious annual event that challenges collegiate teams to defend against simulated cyberattacks on their network infrastructure. Louisiana Tech’s CCDC team has consistently advanced to regionals for the past three years, receiving vital support from the Cybersecurity Applied Innovation Laboratory (CyAIL). For more information about the competition, please visit their website at

NCAE Cyber Games

The NCAE Cyber Games targets first-time competitors. The competition is designed with a beginner-centric approach, emphasizing foundational concepts. It spans six hours, during which participants interact with machines and services. As they execute these tasks, participants are subjected to real-world cyber threats posed by actual hackers. These adversarial encounters enhance participants’ practical understanding and fortify their skills within a simulated environment. For more information, please visit their website: