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  • Stump beats Weidner by only a second in the girls 200 yard freestyle

    Stump beats Weidner by only a second in the girls 200 yard freestyle

    Saturday, November 18 2017 9:40 PM EST2017-11-19 02:40:36 GMT
    (Source: KPLC)(Source: KPLC)

    SULPHUR, LA – The Division I swimming championship finals wrapped up Saturday at the Allstate Sugar Bowl LHSAA Championship Swim Meet at the SPAR Aquatic Center in Sulphur. Below are the results of our coverage areas. @Barbe_HS Natalie Stump beats @SulphurTor Sydney Weidner by only a second in the girls 200 yard freestyle.#SWLApreps pic.twitter.com/eMuiDQT8zD — Taylor Verrico (@TVerricoKPLC) November 19, 2017 FULL RESULTS CAN BE FOUND HERE. Girls 200 Yard Freestyle...

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    SULPHUR, LA – The Division I swimming championship finals wrapped up Saturday at the Allstate Sugar Bowl LHSAA Championship Swim Meet at the SPAR Aquatic Center in Sulphur. Below are the results of our coverage areas. @Barbe_HS Natalie Stump beats @SulphurTor Sydney Weidner by only a second in the girls 200 yard freestyle.#SWLApreps pic.twitter.com/eMuiDQT8zD — Taylor Verrico (@TVerricoKPLC) November 19, 2017 FULL RESULTS CAN BE FOUND HERE. Girls 200 Yard Freestyle...

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  • Some graves still disturbed from September flooding at Niblett's Bluff Cemetery

    Some graves still disturbed from September flooding at Niblett's Bluff Cemetery

    Friday, November 17 2017 8:16 PM EST2017-11-18 01:16:20 GMT

    For the second time in less than two years some families must rebury their loved ones laid to rest in Niblett's Bluff Cemetery. The graves were disturbed in September flooding. But this time, there's no federal funding for reburial - at least so far.

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    For the second time in less than two years some families must rebury their loved ones laid to rest in Niblett's Bluff Cemetery. The graves were disturbed in September flooding. But this time, there's no federal funding for reburial - at least so far.

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  • LHSAA Division III swimming championship results

    LHSAA Division III swimming championship results

    Friday, November 17 2017 1:05 AM EST2017-11-17 06:05:39 GMT
    (Source: KPLC)(Source: KPLC)

    SULPHUR, LA - The St. Louis Boys placed third in the Division III swimming championship Thursday at the Allstate Sugar Bowl LHSAA Championship Swim Meet at the SPAR Aquatic Center in Sulphur. Below are the Saints' results and standings. FULL RESULTS CAN BE FOUND HERE. Boys 200 Yard Freestyle 1. Wyninger, Caleb SR Saint Louis High School - 1:46.36 Boys 100 Yard Freestyle 1. Wyninger, Caleb SR Saint Louis High School 49.57 49.16 Boys 100 Yard Butterfly 1. Etherton, Isa...

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    SULPHUR, LA - The St. Louis Boys placed third in the Division III swimming championship Thursday at the Allstate Sugar Bowl LHSAA Championship Swim Meet at the SPAR Aquatic Center in Sulphur. Below are the Saints' results and standings. FULL RESULTS CAN BE FOUND HERE. Boys 200 Yard Freestyle 1. Wyninger, Caleb SR Saint Louis High School - 1:46.36 Boys 100 Yard Freestyle 1. Wyninger, Caleb SR Saint Louis High School 49.57 49.16 Boys 100 Yard Butterfly 1. Etherton, Isa...

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  • Sports Person of the Week - Brevan Ned

    Sports Person of the Week - Brevan Ned

    Thursday, November 16 2017 6:44 PM EST2017-11-16 23:44:49 GMT
    (Source: KPLC)(Source: KPLC)
    In the opening round of the LHSAA playoffs, the Westlake Rams secured the first signature win of the Phil Fontenot era. No. 30 Westlake handed the upset to No. 3 Jena. "To be honest, I feel like no high school team wants it more than us," said senior fullback Brevan Ned. "People look at us as if we were not even supposed to be in the playoffs and for us to win a first round game, it just made us more hungry." Ned has been a catalyst all season long for ...More >>
    In the opening round of the LHSAA playoffs, the Westlake Rams secured the first signature win of the Phil Fontenot era. No. 30 Westlake handed the upset to No. 3 Jena. "To be honest, I feel like no high school team wants it more than us," said senior fullback Brevan Ned. "People look at us as if we were not even supposed to be in the playoffs and for us to win a first round game, it just made us more hungry." Ned has been a catalyst all season long for ...More >>
  • Touchdown Live Top 7 List - Playoffs: 2nd Round

    Touchdown Live Top 7 List - Playoffs: 2nd Round

    Thursday, November 16 2017 1:00 AM EST2017-11-16 06:00:44 GMT
    (SOURCE: KPLC)(SOURCE: KPLC)

    With the high school football season in full force, KPLC is ramping up its Touchdown Live coverage this season. This offseason, KPLC brought you the 7-in-Seven countdowns. This preseason, KPLC brought you TDL Two-A-Days. Now, every week of the regular season, KPLC's Brady Renard will post his TDL 'Top 7 List' of the best teams in Southwest Louisiana. He'll also hand out the best team performance each week according to expectations coming in. One week into the prep season an...

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    With the high school football season in full force, KPLC is ramping up its Touchdown Live coverage this season. This offseason, KPLC brought you the 7-in-Seven countdowns. This preseason, KPLC brought you TDL Two-A-Days. Now, every week of the regular season, KPLC's Brady Renard will post his TDL 'Top 7 List' of the best teams in Southwest Louisiana. He'll also hand out the best team performance each week according to expectations coming in. One week into the prep season an...

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  • Atkins and No. 2 Texas pound McNeese State 100-34

    Atkins and No. 2 Texas pound McNeese State 100-34

    Wednesday, November 15 2017 2:11 PM EST2017-11-15 19:11:07 GMT
    Ariel Atkins scored 23 points and No. 2 Texas made eight 3-pointers in the first half as the Longhorns rolled to a 100-34 win over McNeese State on Wednesday.More >>
    Ariel Atkins scored 23 points and No. 2 Texas made eight 3-pointers in the first half as the Longhorns rolled to a 100-34 win over McNeese State on Wednesday.More >>
  • McNeese prepares for Lamar

    McNeese prepares for Lamar

    Tuesday, November 14 2017 9:12 PM EST2017-11-15 02:12:31 GMT
    (Source: KPLC)(Source: KPLC)
    The Pokes had their last home game of the season this past weekend and grabbed their eighth win against Northwestern State. Offensively, the team came alive, scoring five touchdowns for the first time since their shut-out game against SFA in week 5. "Our Seniors, especially offensively played well on senior night,” Lance Guidry said. “James had a good night. The receivers and tight end caught the ball. We were able to run the ball as well. I thought in the first half...More >>
    The Pokes had their last home game of the season this past weekend and grabbed their eighth win against Northwestern State. Offensively, the team came alive, scoring five touchdowns for the first time since their shut-out game against SFA in week 5. "Our Seniors, especially offensively played well on senior night,” Lance Guidry said. “James had a good night. The receivers and tight end caught the ball. We were able to run the ball as well. I thought in the first half...More >>
  • Kalob Ledoux leads McNeese to 101-54 win over Ecclesia College

    Kalob Ledoux leads McNeese to 101-54 win over Ecclesia College

    Monday, November 13 2017 11:52 PM EST2017-11-14 04:52:45 GMT
    (Source: KPLC)(Source: KPLC)
    The McNeese Men's Basketball team opened their home slate with style Monday night when they defeated the Ecclesia College Royals 101-54 at Burton Coliseum. Sophomore Kalob Ledoux lead the Cowboys with 20 points, while Jarren Greenwood would pull down seven rebounds.   "We're closer as a team and bonding more, and I think its showing on the court. It was nice to get a win tonight after such a heart-breaking loss to a good Houston team, I know we're all really happy to get the...More >>
    The McNeese Men's Basketball team opened their home slate with style Monday night when they defeated the Ecclesia College Royals 101-54 at Burton Coliseum. Sophomore Kalob Ledoux lead the Cowboys with 20 points, while Jarren Greenwood would pull down seven rebounds.   "We're closer as a team and bonding more, and I think its showing on the court. It was nice to get a win tonight after such a heart-breaking loss to a good Houston team, I know we're all really happy to get the...More >>
  • Jennings alum Travis Etienne named ACC rookie of the week

    Jennings alum Travis Etienne named ACC rookie of the week

    Monday, November 13 2017 3:25 PM EST2017-11-13 20:25:25 GMT
    (Source: Clemson Athletics)(Source: Clemson Athletics)

    Etienne was recognized as the ACC Rookie of the Week for the second time after he rushed 14 times for 97 yards and two scores in Clemson’s 31-14 win over Florida State. He added a 16-yard reception and 45 yards in kickoff returns for a team best 159 all-purpose...

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    Etienne was recognized as the ACC Rookie of the Week for the second time after he rushed 14 times for 97 yards and two scores in Clemson’s 31-14 win over Florida State. He added a 16-yard reception and 45 yards in kickoff returns for a team best 159 all-purpose...

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  • Former Barbe Buc Trey Quinn named Biletnikoff Award Semifinalist

    Former Barbe Buc Trey Quinn named Biletnikoff Award Semifinalist

    Monday, November 13 2017 3:15 PM EST2017-11-13 20:15:39 GMT
    (Source: SMU Athletics)(Source: SMU Athletics)

    SMU Junior wide receiver Trey Quinn has been named one of 10 semifinalists for the Biletnikoff Award, The Tallahassee Quarterback Club Foundation, Inc., announced Monday. The Biletnikoff Award annually recognizes the outstanding receiver in college football, regardless of position. Quinn leads the nation with 9.6 receptions per game and is in the top ten for receiving yards (7th, 1,008) and receiving yards per game (8th, 100.8). He also leads Mustang ...

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    SMU Junior wide receiver Trey Quinn has been named one of 10 semifinalists for the Biletnikoff Award, The Tallahassee Quarterback Club Foundation, Inc., announced Monday. The Biletnikoff Award annually recognizes the outstanding receiver in college football, regardless of position. Quinn leads the nation with 9.6 receptions per game and is in the top ten for receiving yards (7th, 1,008) and receiving yards per game (8th, 100.8). He also leads Mustang ...

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  • Saints extend win streak to seven, run over the Bills 47-10

    Saints extend win streak to seven, run over the Bills 47-10

    Mark Ingram racked up three TD's against the Bills. (Photo by Michael DeMocker, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune)Mark Ingram racked up three TD's against the Bills. (Photo by Michael DeMocker, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune)

    The Saints ran wild on the Bills this afternoon, extending their win streak to seven games, beating Buffalo 47-10. The Black and Gold piled up a team record six rushing touchdowns in the contest. Mark Ingram scored three touchdowns in the contest, totaling 131 yards on the ground. Alvin Kamara, Drew Brees, and Trey Edmunds contributed the other rushing touchdowns in Buffalo. Kamara racked up 131 yards rushing. Ingram scored on runs of 3, 1, and 3 yards. Kamara found paydirt from fiv...

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    The Saints ran wild on the Bills this afternoon, extending their win streak to seven games, beating Buffalo 47-10. The Black and Gold piled up a team record six rushing touchdowns in the contest. Mark Ingram scored three touchdowns in the contest, totaling 131 yards on the ground. Alvin Kamara, Drew Brees, and Trey Edmunds contributed the other rushing touchdowns in Buffalo. Kamara racked up 131 yards rushing. Ingram scored on runs of 3, 1, and 3 yards. Kamara found paydirt from fiv...

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  • Cowboys Hosting Ecclesia College Royals for 2017-18 Home Opener

    Cowboys Hosting Ecclesia College Royals for 2017-18 Home Opener

    Sunday, November 12 2017 7:27 PM EST2017-11-13 00:27:17 GMT
    (Source: McNeese)(Source: McNeese)
    LAKE CHARLES - The McNeese Cowboys basketball team will open its last season at Burton Coliseum on Monday when they play host to Ecclesia College, tip-off slated for 7:00 p.m.   McNeese (0-1) is looking to start its home slate with a win after going 3-2 on home openers over the passed five years.   McNeese's match against Ecclesia College will be one of 13 home games the Cowboys will host this year, four of which are non-conference opponents like Ecclesia College.   The...More >>
    LAKE CHARLES - The McNeese Cowboys basketball team will open its last season at Burton Coliseum on Monday when they play host to Ecclesia College, tip-off slated for 7:00 p.m.   McNeese (0-1) is looking to start its home slate with a win after going 3-2 on home openers over the passed five years.   McNeese's match against Ecclesia College will be one of 13 home games the Cowboys will host this year, four of which are non-conference opponents like Ecclesia College.   The...More >>
  • Rogers Leads McNeese in 76-61 Win Over Southern-New Orleans

    Rogers Leads McNeese in 76-61 Win Over Southern-New Orleans

    Sunday, November 12 2017 6:37 PM EST2017-11-12 23:37:47 GMT
    (Source: KPLC)(Source: KPLC)
    LAKE CHARLES-  Senior Mercedes Rogers led McNeese with a double-double (13 pts., 13 reb.) and was one of four Cowgirls to score in double figures Sunday in a season opening 76-61 win over Southern-New Orleans. “I thought our defensive effort was good,” said head coach Kacie Cryer. “I’m really pleased with our effort, obviously we have things we need to improve on but it’s a good win to start the season. We had a lot of players that stepped up and pl...More >>
    LAKE CHARLES-  Senior Mercedes Rogers led McNeese with a double-double (13 pts., 13 reb.) and was one of four Cowgirls to score in double figures Sunday in a season opening 76-61 win over Southern-New Orleans. “I thought our defensive effort was good,” said head coach Kacie Cryer. “I’m really pleased with our effort, obviously we have things we need to improve on but it’s a good win to start the season. We had a lot of players that stepped up and pl...More >>
  • Brooks leads Houston to 81-53 win over McNeese

    Brooks leads Houston to 81-53 win over McNeese

    Friday, November 10 2017 10:44 PM EST2017-11-11 03:44:10 GMT
    Armoni Brooks missed just three shots from the floor and totaled 22 points to lead Houston to an 81-53 victory over McNeese to open the season Friday night.More >>
    Armoni Brooks missed just three shots from the floor and totaled 22 points to lead Houston to an 81-53 victory over McNeese to open the season Friday night.More >>
  • Will Wade and the Tigers get the 2017 season off to a winning start

    Will Wade and the Tigers get the 2017 season off to a winning start

    The Will Wade era at LSU begins Friday night in the PMAC against the Alcorn State Braves. 

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    The Will Wade era at LSU begins Friday night in the PMAC against the Alcorn State Braves. 

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  • McNeese set to open season at Houston on Friday

    McNeese set to open season at Houston on Friday

    Friday, November 10 2017 2:04 AM EST2017-11-10 07:04:33 GMT
    (Source: Brady Renard/KPLC)(Source: Brady Renard/KPLC)
    McNeese basketball opens the book to a new season on Friday night when the Cowboys visit the Houston Cougars at 7 p.m. at the Texas Southern H&PE Arena on the Texas Southern campus. The game will air live on the McNeese Learfield Radio Network (1470 and 1290 AM, McNeeseSports.com) and will also broadcast live on ESPN3. McNeese is coming off a 7-22 campaign last season but has gone through a re-energizing offseason that has seen the team build size and strength as well as speed. ...More >>
    McNeese basketball opens the book to a new season on Friday night when the Cowboys visit the Houston Cougars at 7 p.m. at the Texas Southern H&PE Arena on the Texas Southern campus. The game will air live on the McNeese Learfield Radio Network (1470 and 1290 AM, McNeeseSports.com) and will also broadcast live on ESPN3. McNeese is coming off a 7-22 campaign last season but has gone through a re-energizing offseason that has seen the team build size and strength as well as speed. ...More >>
  • Raptors snap Pelicans win streak 122-118

    Raptors snap Pelicans win streak 122-118

    (Source: nba.com/pelicans)(Source: nba.com/pelicans)

    Jrue Holiday had a big night north of the border. But, it wasn't big enough as the Pelicans lost 122-118 to the Toronto Raptors.

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    Jrue Holiday had a big night north of the border. But, it wasn't big enough as the Pelicans lost 122-118 to the Toronto Raptors.

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  • Local 2018 athletes sign on National Signing Day's early period

    Local 2018 athletes sign on National Signing Day's early period

    Thursday, November 9 2017 10:46 PM EST2017-11-10 03:46:35 GMT
    DeRidder's Lauren Parson signs with LSU Eunice (Source: KPLC)DeRidder's Lauren Parson signs with LSU Eunice (Source: KPLC)

    Wednesday was the start of the Early Signing Period for the 2018 class for many NCAA sports like basketball, baseball and softball.  Here are a list of reported Fall Signing Day commitments.

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    Wednesday was the start of the Early Signing Period for the 2018 class for many NCAA sports like basketball, baseball and softball.  Here are a list of reported Fall Signing Day commitments.

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  • Sports Person of the Week - Taije Ceasar

    Sports Person of the Week - Taije Ceasar

    Thursday, November 9 2017 9:27 PM EST2017-11-10 02:27:52 GMT
    (Source: KPLC)(Source: KPLC)
    DeQuincy's Taije Ceasar is an eighth grader that has proven to be a dominant force on the football field.  "The first time we handed him the football, I saw him make a juke move and make three eight graders miss and all land on their face," said DeQuincy Middle School coach Nathan Clophus. "That's when I realized, this kid is special." Ceasar's ability caught the eye of Under Armour and now the wide receiver will play in the first an...More >>
    DeQuincy's Taije Ceasar is an eighth grader that has proven to be a dominant force on the football field.  "The first time we handed him the football, I saw him make a juke move and make three eight graders miss and all land on their face," said DeQuincy Middle School coach Nathan Clophus. "That's when I realized, this kid is special." Ceasar's ability caught the eye of Under Armour and now the wide receiver will play in the first an...More >>
  • Saints cornerback Breaux expected to miss rest of season

    Saints cornerback Breaux expected to miss rest of season

    Thursday, November 9 2017 4:46 PM EST2017-11-09 21:46:33 GMT
    Saints coach Sean Payton says injured cornerback Delvin Breaux is not expected to play this season because of a setback which occurred after he'd been designated to return from the club's injured reserve list.More >>
    Saints coach Sean Payton says injured cornerback Delvin Breaux is not expected to play this season because of a setback which occurred after he'd been designated to return from the club's injured reserve list.More >>
  • Touchdown Live Top 7 List - Playoffs: 1st Round

    Touchdown Live Top 7 List - Playoffs: 1st Round

    Thursday, November 9 2017 1:21 AM EST2017-11-09 06:21:48 GMT
    (SOURCE: KPLC)(SOURCE: KPLC)

    With the high school football season in full force, KPLC is ramping up its Touchdown Live coverage this season. This offseason, KPLC brought you the 7-in-Seven countdowns. This preseason, KPLC brought you TDL Two-A-Days. Now, every week of the regular season, KPLC's Brady Renard will post his TDL 'Top 7 List' of the best teams in Southwest Louisiana. He'll also hand out the best team performance each week according to expectations coming in. One week into the prep season an...

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    With the high school football season in full force, KPLC is ramping up its Touchdown Live coverage this season. This offseason, KPLC brought you the 7-in-Seven countdowns. This preseason, KPLC brought you TDL Two-A-Days. Now, every week of the regular season, KPLC's Brady Renard will post his TDL 'Top 7 List' of the best teams in Southwest Louisiana. He'll also hand out the best team performance each week according to expectations coming in. One week into the prep season an...

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  • McNeese softball signs 10 to NLI

    McNeese softball signs 10 to NLI

    Wednesday, November 8 2017 9:49 PM EST2017-11-09 02:49:57 GMT
    (Source: McNeese)(Source: McNeese)
    McNeese head softball coach James Landreneau landed another stellar signing class with one that is versatile and will add depth to several positions as he announced the signing of 10 student-athletes to a National Letter of Intent Wednesday on the first day of the early signing period.   "We are extremely excited and fortunate to be able to sign a versatile group of young athletes with great power and speed." Landreneau said. "This class is one we foresee...More >>
    McNeese head softball coach James Landreneau landed another stellar signing class with one that is versatile and will add depth to several positions as he announced the signing of 10 student-athletes to a National Letter of Intent Wednesday on the first day of the early signing period.   "We are extremely excited and fortunate to be able to sign a versatile group of young athletes with great power and speed." Landreneau said. "This class is one we foresee...More >>
  • McNeese women's basketball inks four to NLI on early signing day

    McNeese women's basketball inks four to NLI on early signing day

    Wednesday, November 8 2017 9:48 PM EST2017-11-09 02:48:14 GMT
    (Source: McNeese)(Source: McNeese)

    Second year head coach Kacie Cryer announced the signing of four student-athletes to a National Letter of Intent on the first day of the early signing period Wednesday. Joining the Cowgirl squad will be Barbe High’s Divine Tanks, Holden’s Kaylee Hughes, Denham Springs Maia Robinson and Zachary High’s Rayah Haynes. "What a tremendous signing class assistant coach Alaina Verdin has put together for our Cowgirl program,” said head coach Kacie Cryer. “...

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    Second year head coach Kacie Cryer announced the signing of four student-athletes to a National Letter of Intent on the first day of the early signing period Wednesday. Joining the Cowgirl squad will be Barbe High’s Divine Tanks, Holden’s Kaylee Hughes, Denham Springs Maia Robinson and Zachary High’s Rayah Haynes. "What a tremendous signing class assistant coach Alaina Verdin has put together for our Cowgirl program,” said head coach Kacie Cryer. “...

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  • McNeese alum Kevin Hardy named to Rockets NBA G-League team

    McNeese alum Kevin Hardy named to Rockets NBA G-League team

    Wednesday, November 8 2017 8:59 PM EST2017-11-09 01:59:44 GMT
    (Source: McNeese)(Source: McNeese)
    Former McNeese basketball standout and Lake Charles native Kevin Hardy has earned a spot as a member of the Rio Grande Valley Vipers of the NBA G-League and an affiliate of the Houston Rockets. A two-time All-Southland Conference guard and a member of the Southland Conference All-Defensive Team, Hardy tried out with the Vipers in late October and was awarded a spot on the opening day roster. The St. Louis product wrapped up a four-year playing career at McNeese in 2015, and has...More >>
    Former McNeese basketball standout and Lake Charles native Kevin Hardy has earned a spot as a member of the Rio Grande Valley Vipers of the NBA G-League and an affiliate of the Houston Rockets. A two-time All-Southland Conference guard and a member of the Southland Conference All-Defensive Team, Hardy tried out with the Vipers in late October and was awarded a spot on the opening day roster. The St. Louis product wrapped up a four-year playing career at McNeese in 2015, and has...More >>
  • McNeese Picks Up 72-43 Exhibition Win Over Wiley College

    McNeese Picks Up 72-43 Exhibition Win Over Wiley College

    Tuesday, November 7 2017 10:55 PM EST2017-11-08 03:55:22 GMT
    (Source: McNeese)(Source: McNeese)
    LAKE CHARLES—McNeese women’s basketball team picked up a commanding 72-43 exhibition game victory over Wiley College Tuesday night in a game that saw all 11 Cowgirls in uniform score at least two points. The Cowgirls got 38 of their points from its bench. “I was very pleased with our energy and effort from start to finish from everyone tonight,” said head coach Kacie Cryer. “Our effort defensively was impressive four an exhibition game. We have things to...More >>
    LAKE CHARLES—McNeese women’s basketball team picked up a commanding 72-43 exhibition game victory over Wiley College Tuesday night in a game that saw all 11 Cowgirls in uniform score at least two points. The Cowgirls got 38 of their points from its bench. “I was very pleased with our energy and effort from start to finish from everyone tonight,” said head coach Kacie Cryer. “Our effort defensively was impressive four an exhibition game. We have things to...More >>
  • Westlake Volleyball advances to the LHSAA State Tournament

    Westlake Volleyball advances to the LHSAA State Tournament

    Tuesday, November 7 2017 10:48 PM EST2017-11-08 03:48:36 GMT

    No. 12 Westlake upset No. 5 Springfield Thursday, Nov. 2 by a score of 3-1. The girls head to Kenner for the Volleyball State Tournament to take on No. 4 Ursuline Academy, Thursday, Nov. 9 at 12:40 P.M. Copyright 2015 KPLC. All rights reserved.

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    No. 12 Westlake upset No. 5 Springfield Thursday, Nov. 2 by a score of 3-1. The girls head to Kenner for the Volleyball State Tournament to take on No. 4 Ursuline Academy, Thursday, Nov. 9 at 12:40 P.M. Copyright 2015 KPLC. All rights reserved.

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  • LHSAA Releases Football Playoff Brackets

    LHSAA Releases Football Playoff Brackets

    Tuesday, November 7 2017 10:36 PM EST2017-11-08 03:36:44 GMT

    Class 5A (24) Parkway at (9) Barbe (22) Live Oak at (11) Sulphur The Entire 5A Bracket can be viewed here Class 4A (19) DeRidder at (14) Cecilia (27) Franklinton at (6) Leesville The Entire 4A Bracket can be viewed here Class 3A (24) Washington-Marion at (9) Loranger (21) Patterson at (12) Iota (30) Westlake at (3) Jena (23) Bogalusa at (10) Jennings (31) Wossman at (2) Iowa The Entire 3A Bracket can be viewed here Class 2A (32) Springfield at (1) Welsh (25) General T...

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    Class 5A (24) Parkway at (9) Barbe (22) Live Oak at (11) Sulphur The Entire 5A Bracket can be viewed here Class 4A (19) DeRidder at (14) Cecilia (27) Franklinton at (6) Leesville The Entire 4A Bracket can be viewed here Class 3A (24) Washington-Marion at (9) Loranger (21) Patterson at (12) Iota (30) Westlake at (3) Jena (23) Bogalusa at (10) Jennings (31) Wossman at (2) Iowa The Entire 3A Bracket can be viewed here Class 2A (32) Springfield at (1) Welsh (25) General T...

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  • McNeese prepares for Northwestern State

    McNeese prepares for Northwestern State

    Tuesday, November 7 2017 9:54 PM EST2017-11-08 02:54:16 GMT
    McNeese improved to 7-2 on the season this past Saturday against Southeastern. DWA held the number one rushing offense in the Southland to only 77 total rushing yards. “To hold an offense like that that’s been averaging over 300 yards and only giving up 77 yards, is really outstanding for anybody,” Lance Guidry said. “I was surprised a little bit that we were able to hold them that low. I thought we would play them well. We play them probably better than every...More >>
    McNeese improved to 7-2 on the season this past Saturday against Southeastern. DWA held the number one rushing offense in the Southland to only 77 total rushing yards. “To hold an offense like that that’s been averaging over 300 yards and only giving up 77 yards, is really outstanding for anybody,” Lance Guidry said. “I was surprised a little bit that we were able to hold them that low. I thought we would play them well. We play them probably better than every...More >>
  • McNeese beats Southeastern in defensive slugfest, 13-3

    McNeese beats Southeastern in defensive slugfest, 13-3

    Saturday, November 4 2017 11:30 PM EDT2017-11-05 03:30:08 GMT
    (Source: KPLC)(Source: KPLC)

    David Hamm cut over right tackle and broke free for a 43-yard sprint for the game's only touchdown as McNeese edged Southeastern Louisiana, 13-3 on Saturday.

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    David Hamm cut over right tackle and broke free for a 43-yard sprint for the game's only touchdown as McNeese edged Southeastern Louisiana, 13-3 on Saturday.

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  • LSU can't overcome strong Alabama start, falls to Crimson Tide in Tuscaloosa

    LSU can't overcome strong Alabama start, falls to Crimson Tide in Tuscaloosa

    Source: Mark LagrangeSource: Mark Lagrange

    The Tigers didn’t go down without a fight, but in the end, Alabama made a few too many plays, and the Tigers missed a few too many opportunities. The Crimson Tide get their seventh straight win over LSU, 24-10.

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    The Tigers didn’t go down without a fight, but in the end, Alabama made a few too many plays, and the Tigers missed a few too many opportunities. The Crimson Tide get their seventh straight win over LSU, 24-10.

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  • Barbe swim teams sweep 5A district titles

    Barbe swim teams sweep 5A district titles

    Friday, November 3 2017 8:09 PM EDT2017-11-04 00:09:24 GMT

    Barbe High School swim teams have earned 5A district titles in boys, girls, and the overall divisions. The combined team earned 1052 points at the Southwest Louisiana Swim League's District Championships resulting in a first place trophy for its 6th year. Lafayette High School and Sulphur High School rounded out the top three. Barbe's boys team also beat out Lafayette and Sulphur with 508 points, and a similar story with the girls team who earned 544 points...

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    Barbe High School swim teams have earned 5A district titles in boys, girls, and the overall divisions. The combined team earned 1052 points at the Southwest Louisiana Swim League's District Championships resulting in a first place trophy for its 6th year. Lafayette High School and Sulphur High School rounded out the top three. Barbe's boys team also beat out Lafayette and Sulphur with 508 points, and a similar story with the girls team who earned 544 points...

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  • Sports Person of the Week - Desmond McCain

    Sports Person of the Week - Desmond McCain

    Thursday, November 2 2017 5:33 PM EDT2017-11-02 21:33:49 GMT
    The Merryville Panthers were off to a slow start this season. Facing another 1-4 record, it was gut check time for the Panthers. Merryville answered the call by winning it's last four, including upsetting Elton at the reservation last week. Heading into week 10, the Panthers are over .500 for the first time this late in the season since 2009. "The kids are ecstatic about it, it's great,” Head coach Randy Jones said. “But we only enjoyed that for the weekend because M...More >>
    The Merryville Panthers were off to a slow start this season. Facing another 1-4 record, it was gut check time for the Panthers. Merryville answered the call by winning it's last four, including upsetting Elton at the reservation last week. Heading into week 10, the Panthers are over .500 for the first time this late in the season since 2009. "The kids are ecstatic about it, it's great,” Head coach Randy Jones said. “But we only enjoyed that for the weekend because M...More >>
  • Touchdown Live Top 7 List - Week 10

    Touchdown Live Top 7 List - Week 10

    Thursday, November 2 2017 1:38 AM EDT2017-11-02 05:38:54 GMT
    (SOURCE: KPLC)(SOURCE: KPLC)

    With the high school football season in full force, KPLC is ramping up its Touchdown Live coverage this season. This offseason, KPLC brought you the 7-in-Seven countdowns. This preseason, KPLC brought you TDL Two-A-Days. Now, every week of the regular season, KPLC's Brady Renard will post his TDL 'Top 7 List' of the best teams in Southwest Louisiana. He'll also hand out the best team performance each week according to expectations coming in. One week into the prep season an...

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    With the high school football season in full force, KPLC is ramping up its Touchdown Live coverage this season. This offseason, KPLC brought you the 7-in-Seven countdowns. This preseason, KPLC brought you TDL Two-A-Days. Now, every week of the regular season, KPLC's Brady Renard will post his TDL 'Top 7 List' of the best teams in Southwest Louisiana. He'll also hand out the best team performance each week according to expectations coming in. One week into the prep season an...

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  • Green Wave defeats Tigers on the court on Halloween night during charity exhibition

    Green Wave defeats Tigers on the court on Halloween night during charity exhibition

    The LSU men's basketball team hit the court on Halloween night in New Orleans and faced the Tulane Green Wave.

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    The LSU men's basketball team hit the court on Halloween night in New Orleans and faced the Tulane Green Wave.

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  • McNeese prepares for Southeastern

    McNeese prepares for Southeastern

    Tuesday, October 31 2017 9:32 PM EDT2017-11-01 01:32:33 GMT
    (Source: KPLC)(Source: KPLC)
    The Pokes grabbed their second loss of the season this past Saturday on the road against central Arkansas, 47 to 17. Although that game was a struggle, the Pokes don't have time to hang their heads.  "You don't have time to stick out your lip and pout, you got to go on,” Lance Guidry said. “We have a game this week. It's a big game. We have two losses on the year, right now we sit at 6-2 and we have a chance to get to 9-2, but you have to get to 7-2 first."...More >>
    The Pokes grabbed their second loss of the season this past Saturday on the road against central Arkansas, 47 to 17. Although that game was a struggle, the Pokes don't have time to hang their heads.  "You don't have time to stick out your lip and pout, you got to go on,” Lance Guidry said. “We have a game this week. It's a big game. We have two losses on the year, right now we sit at 6-2 and we have a chance to get to 9-2, but you have to get to 7-2 first."...More >>
  • McNeese's LaRicci named Southland Conference Soccer Player of the Year

    McNeese's LaRicci named Southland Conference Soccer Player of the Year

    Monday, October 30 2017 9:30 PM EDT2017-10-31 01:30:17 GMT
    (Source: McNeese)(Source: McNeese)
    McNeese senior forward Savannah LaRicci was named the 2017 Southland Conference Soccer Player of the Year, the league announced Monday in conjunction with the all-conference first and second teams.   Senior Savannah LaRicci earned Player of the Year after her a phenomenal regular season, setting PR's in multiple offensive categories. The Sugar Land native also garnered Offensive Player of the Week twice, and NCAA Player of the Week for her performances as well...More >>
    McNeese senior forward Savannah LaRicci was named the 2017 Southland Conference Soccer Player of the Year, the league announced Monday in conjunction with the all-conference first and second teams.   Senior Savannah LaRicci earned Player of the Year after her a phenomenal regular season, setting PR's in multiple offensive categories. The Sugar Land native also garnered Offensive Player of the Week twice, and NCAA Player of the Week for her performances as well...More >>
  • McNeese falls to 22nd in both FCS polls

    McNeese falls to 22nd in both FCS polls

    Monday, October 30 2017 8:11 PM EDT2017-10-31 00:11:35 GMT
    (Source: KPLC)(Source: KPLC)
    McNeese remained in both FCS top 25 polls this week, falling four spots to No. 22 in the FCS Coaches Poll while slipping two spots, also at No. 22, in the STATS Media Poll. McNeese (6-2, 4-2 SLC) is coming off a 47-17 loss at the hands of fourth-ranked and Southland Conference leader Central Arkansas this past Saturday and will return home this weekend for two straight home games, first against Southeastern Louisiana then versus Northwestern State. At 6-2, McNeese still has a chance...More >>
    McNeese remained in both FCS top 25 polls this week, falling four spots to No. 22 in the FCS Coaches Poll while slipping two spots, also at No. 22, in the STATS Media Poll. McNeese (6-2, 4-2 SLC) is coming off a 47-17 loss at the hands of fourth-ranked and Southland Conference leader Central Arkansas this past Saturday and will return home this weekend for two straight home games, first against Southeastern Louisiana then versus Northwestern State. At 6-2, McNeese still has a chance...More >>
  • Saints fans stream out of Dome early after disappointing home opener

    Saints fans stream out of Dome early after disappointing home opener

    FOX 8 photoFOX 8 photo

    Saints fans were dejected, and a smattering of Patriots fans were on cloud nine, as they left the Mercedes Benz Superdome very early in the fourth quarter of Sunday's game. 

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    Saints fans were dejected, and a smattering of Patriots fans were on cloud nine, as they left the Mercedes Benz Superdome very early in the fourth quarter of Sunday's game. 

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  • LHSAA releases 2017 volleyball playoff brackets

    LHSAA releases 2017 volleyball playoff brackets

    Monday, October 30 2017 3:31 PM EDT2017-10-30 19:31:39 GMT
    Monday, October 30 2017 3:40 PM EDT2017-10-30 19:40:09 GMT
    (Source: LHSAA)(Source: LHSAA)
    The LHSAA released the 2017 Volleyball Tournament brackets Sunday. The championship games will be held November 9-11 in Kenner. Below are the Brackets for Divisions I-V. Division I- (23) Bonnabel at (10) Barbe - 11/1, 5:00 PM ?Division II- (17) Sam Houston at (16) Warren Easton Division III- (24) Iowa at (9) Morgan City (21) Berwick at (12) Westlake (19) St. Louis at (14) Iota (18) DeQuincy at (15) Loranger Below are the Brackets for Divisions I-IV. Division I Divi...More >>
    The LHSAA released the 2017 Volleyball Tournament brackets Sunday. The championship games will be held November 9-11 in Kenner. Below are the Brackets for Divisions I-V. Division I- (23) Bonnabel at (10) Barbe - 11/1, 5:00 PM ?Division II- (17) Sam Houston at (16) Warren Easton Division III- (24) Iowa at (9) Morgan City (21) Berwick at (12) Westlake (19) St. Louis at (14) Iota (18) DeQuincy at (15) Loranger Below are the Brackets for Divisions I-IV. Division I Divi...More >>
  • Big plays doom Cowboys in loss to UCA

    Big plays doom Cowboys in loss to UCA

    Sunday, October 29 2017 12:00 AM EDT2017-10-29 04:00:28 GMT

    Big plays doom Cowboys in loss to UCA

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    Big plays doom Cowboys in loss to UCA

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  • Sports Person of the Week - Carrington McClinton

    Sports Person of the Week - Carrington McClinton

    Friday, October 27 2017 12:53 AM EDT2017-10-27 04:53:34 GMT
    (Source: Brady Renard/KPLC)(Source: Brady Renard/KPLC)
    Don't look now, but the Indians are Charging.  Washington-Marion, after starting the season 1-4, has reeled off four straight wins. "We are starting to get more excited coming into games and during practice, we are more excited and ready to learn new stuff," said Washington-Marion safety/running back Carrington McClinton. "The leadership has stepped up a lot, because in the beginning of the season we were searching for leaders and the seniors ...More >>
    Don't look now, but the Indians are Charging.  Washington-Marion, after starting the season 1-4, has reeled off four straight wins. "We are starting to get more excited coming into games and during practice, we are more excited and ready to learn new stuff," said Washington-Marion safety/running back Carrington McClinton. "The leadership has stepped up a lot, because in the beginning of the season we were searching for leaders and the seniors ...More >>
  • Now 11 high school football games on Thursday night

    Now 11 high school football games on Thursday night

    Wednesday, October 25 2017 3:31 PM EDT2017-10-25 19:31:53 GMT

    With impending rainy weather in Southwest Louisiana on Friday, numerous schools have moved their games up to Thursday night. 

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    With impending rainy weather in Southwest Louisiana on Friday, numerous schools have moved their games up to Thursday night. 

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  • LaGrange and Lafayette to forfeit week nine games after benches-clearing fight

    LaGrange and Lafayette to forfeit week nine games after benches-clearing fight

    Monday, October 23 2017 5:51 PM EDT2017-10-23 21:51:34 GMT
    (Source: KPLC)(Source: KPLC)

    Due to a benches-clearing fight at the end of the LaGrange-Lafayette football game on Friday, both teams must forfeit its upcoming game in week nine. LaGrange will forfeit its game vs Acadiana and Sam Houston will earn an automatic win vs Lafayette. The Gators won the game, 24-7. LaGrange will fall to 3-5 on the season, while Sam Houston increases its record to 4-5. The Sam Houston Broncos will lose out on senior night due to the forfeiture. Copyright 2017 KPLC. All ri...

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    Due to a benches-clearing fight at the end of the LaGrange-Lafayette football game on Friday, both teams must forfeit its upcoming game in week nine. LaGrange will forfeit its game vs Acadiana and Sam Houston will earn an automatic win vs Lafayette. The Gators won the game, 24-7. LaGrange will fall to 3-5 on the season, while Sam Houston increases its record to 4-5. The Sam Houston Broncos will lose out on senior night due to the forfeiture. Copyright 2017 KPLC. All ri...

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  • LSU 'Geaux Streauxs' billboards in Houston honor former Tigers Will Harris and Alex Bregman

    LSU 'Geaux Streauxs' billboards in Houston honor former Tigers Will Harris and Alex Bregman

    Monday, October 23 2017 1:16 PM EDT2017-10-23 17:16:45 GMT

    LSU has sponsored some “Geaux Streauxs” themed billboards in Houston to honor two former Tigers now playing for the Astros in the World Series, officials reported.

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    LSU has sponsored some “Geaux Streauxs” themed billboards in Houston to honor two former Tigers now playing for the Astros in the World Series, officials reported.

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  • Tigers ranked No. 23 in latest football polls

    Tigers ranked No. 23 in latest football polls

    After an impressive 40-24 win over Ole Miss, LSU is ranked No. 23 in both the AP Top 25 and the Coaches Top 25 Poll.

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    After an impressive 40-24 win over Ole Miss, LSU is ranked No. 23 in both the AP Top 25 and the Coaches Top 25 Poll.

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  • LSU RB Guice surpasses elite company, leading Tigers to decisive 40-24 win over Ole Miss

    LSU RB Guice surpasses elite company, leading Tigers to decisive 40-24 win over Ole Miss

    Monday, October 23 2017 7:05 AM EDT2017-10-23 11:05:00 GMT

    No. 24 LSU returns to the road for an evening matchup with Ole Miss on Saturday. Kickoff at Vaught-Hemingway Stadium in Oxford, MS is scheduled for 6:15 p.m.

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    No. 24 LSU returns to the road for an evening matchup with Ole Miss on Saturday. Kickoff at Vaught-Hemingway Stadium in Oxford, MS is scheduled for 6:15 p.m.

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  • Saints extend their win streak to 4 games, beat Packers 26-17

    Saints extend their win streak to 4 games, beat Packers 26-17

    Mark Ingram scored on a 12-yard touchdown run. (Photo by David Grunfeld, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune)Mark Ingram scored on a 12-yard touchdown run. (Photo by David Grunfeld, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune)

    The Saints win streak rolls on to four games, beating the Packers on the road, 26-17.  Drew Brees threw for 331 yards in the contest, with one touchdown pass. Brees also scored on a 1-yard touchdown run, giving the Saints a 26-17 advantage. Brees connected with Brandon Coleman on a 22-yard touchdown reception. The Saints two-headed monster of Alvin Kamara and Mark Ingram combined for 218 all-purpose yards. Ingram rushed for 106 yards, including a 12-yard touchdown run...

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    The Saints win streak rolls on to four games, beating the Packers on the road, 26-17.  Drew Brees threw for 331 yards in the contest, with one touchdown pass. Brees also scored on a 1-yard touchdown run, giving the Saints a 26-17 advantage. Brees connected with Brandon Coleman on a 22-yard touchdown reception. The Saints two-headed monster of Alvin Kamara and Mark Ingram combined for 218 all-purpose yards. Ingram rushed for 106 yards, including a 12-yard touchdown run...

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  • McNeese piles up four pick-sixes in 55-7 homecoming win over UIW

    McNeese piles up four pick-sixes in 55-7 homecoming win over UIW

    Saturday, October 21 2017 11:49 PM EDT2017-10-22 03:49:52 GMT

    Calum Foster and Colby Burton returned interceptions for touchdowns in the first quarter and McNeese tied an NCAA record with four interceptions returned for scores while dominating Incarnate Word 55-7 on Saturday...

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    Calum Foster and Colby Burton returned interceptions for touchdowns in the first quarter and McNeese tied an NCAA record with four interceptions returned for scores while dominating Incarnate Word 55-7 on Saturday night.

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  • TDL Overtime Week 8: Leesville downs DeRidder in the Game of the Week, Sulphur upsets Acadiana

    TDL Overtime Week 8: Leesville downs DeRidder in the Game of the Week, Sulphur upsets Acadiana

    Saturday, October 21 2017 1:05 AM EDT2017-10-21 05:05:09 GMT
    (Source: KPLC)(Source: KPLC)

    The Hooper Trophy is up for grabs tonight when DeRidder hosts Leesville in a District 3-4A matchup. The game should be a good one as both teams enter the Touchdown Live Game of the Week with only one loss. They're also leading the district. DeRidder (5-1, 1-0) has won four straight and is coming off a 35-20 win over Tioga (5-2, 1-1), a team that needs Leesville to win to get back in the district championship picture. Leesville (6-1, 2-0) won its first two district games. A win ove...

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    The Hooper Trophy is up for grabs tonight when DeRidder hosts Leesville in a District 3-4A matchup. The game should be a good one as both teams enter the Touchdown Live Game of the Week with only one loss. They're also leading the district. DeRidder (5-1, 1-0) has won four straight and is coming off a 35-20 win over Tioga (5-2, 1-1), a team that needs Leesville to win to get back in the district championship picture. Leesville (6-1, 2-0) won its first two district games. A win ove...

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  • Pelicans drop to 0-2, lose to GSW 128-120

    Pelicans drop to 0-2, lose to GSW 128-120

    Anthony Davis racked up 32 points, but still wasn't enough. (Photo by Michael DeMocker, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune)Anthony Davis racked up 32 points, but still wasn't enough. (Photo by Michael DeMocker, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune)

    The Pelicans raced out to a 39-26 lead after the first quarter, but it all went downhill from there. The defending champs responded in quarters 2-4, leaving New Orleans with a 128-120 victory. For the second game in a row, Anthony Davis and Boogie Cousins put up massive stat lines. Davis and Cousins combined for 70 points, each putting up 35. Klay Thompson had 33 points for the Warriors, while Steph Curry dropped 28, and Kevin Durant 22.  Copyright 2017 WVUE. All rig...

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    The Pelicans raced out to a 39-26 lead after the first quarter, but it all went downhill from there. The defending champs responded in quarters 2-4, leaving New Orleans with a 128-120 victory. For the second game in a row, Anthony Davis and Boogie Cousins put up massive stat lines. Davis and Cousins combined for 70 points, each putting up 35. Klay Thompson had 33 points for the Warriors, while Steph Curry dropped 28, and Kevin Durant 22.  Copyright 2017 WVUE. All rig...

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  • Sports Person of the Week - Adison Giambrone

    Sports Person of the Week - Adison Giambrone

    Thursday, October 19 2017 8:35 PM EDT2017-10-20 00:35:41 GMT
    (Source: KPLC)(Source: KPLC)
    The McNeese volleyball team has been on a roll this season. The Pokes have stayed in the title hunt for a Southland conference title. Setter  Adison Giambrone is a big part of the team’s success. “Me and my teammates have been rocking it out at practice every day,” Adison Giambrone said. “It’s just an awesome feeling to be winning and doing this good. We changed our offense over the spring and it’s just really been working out for u...More >>
    The McNeese volleyball team has been on a roll this season. The Pokes have stayed in the title hunt for a Southland conference title. Setter  Adison Giambrone is a big part of the team’s success. “Me and my teammates have been rocking it out at practice every day,” Adison Giambrone said. “It’s just an awesome feeling to be winning and doing this good. We changed our offense over the spring and it’s just really been working out for u...More >>
  • Touchdown Live Top 7 List - Week 8

    Touchdown Live Top 7 List - Week 8

    Thursday, October 19 2017 1:46 AM EDT2017-10-19 05:46:00 GMT
    (SOURCE: KPLC)(SOURCE: KPLC)

    With the high school football season in full force, KPLC is ramping up its Touchdown Live coverage this season. This offseason, KPLC brought you the 7-in-Seven countdowns. This preseason, KPLC brought you TDL Two-A-Days. Now, every week of the regular season, KPLC's Brady Renard will post his TDL 'Top 7 List' of the best teams in Southwest Louisiana. He'll also hand out the best team performance each week according to expectations coming in. One week into the prep season an...

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    With the high school football season in full force, KPLC is ramping up its Touchdown Live coverage this season. This offseason, KPLC brought you the 7-in-Seven countdowns. This preseason, KPLC brought you TDL Two-A-Days. Now, every week of the regular season, KPLC's Brady Renard will post his TDL 'Top 7 List' of the best teams in Southwest Louisiana. He'll also hand out the best team performance each week according to expectations coming in. One week into the prep season an...

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  • The Pelicans start regular season with lackluster loss in Memphis

    The Pelicans start regular season with lackluster loss in Memphis

    Pelicans lose their regular season opener to Mike Conley and the Grizzlies. Source: Nola.comPelicans lose their regular season opener to Mike Conley and the Grizzlies. Source: Nola.com
    It's only one of 82 games, so not time to freak out yet, but the Pelicans looked unimpressive in their 103-91 loss to the Grizzlies. The Pelicans were without the services of Rajon Rondo with a sports hernia injury, and they could of used him. The Pels bench only contributed eight points on the evening. By comparison the Grizzlies bench dropped in 53 points. Boogie Cousins and Anthony Davis combined for 61 points. The rest of the starters for New Orleans, only put up 22 points. ...More >>
    It's only one of 82 games, so not time to freak out yet, but the Pelicans looked unimpressive in their 103-91 loss to the Grizzlies. The Pelicans were without the services of Rajon Rondo with a sports hernia injury, and they could of used him. The Pels bench only contributed eight points on the evening. By comparison the Grizzlies bench dropped in 53 points. Boogie Cousins and Anthony Davis combined for 61 points. The rest of the starters for New Orleans, only put up 22 points. ...More >>
  • Saints defense prepares for the Packers without Rodgers

    Saints defense prepares for the Packers without Rodgers

    The Saints defense scored three touchdowns against the Lions. Source: Timothy EddingtonThe Saints defense scored three touchdowns against the Lions. Source: Timothy Eddington

    When a star quarterback goes down with an injury like Aaron Rodgers did Sunday against Minnesota, other star quarterbacks take notice. "That's a really unfortunate injury. The guy was playing phenomenal, and that's really tough," said Saints quarterback Drew Brees. But the show must go on, and the Packers will now turn to Brett Hundley. He's not Rodgers, but that doesn't mean he can't be effective. "You understand that Brett Hundley has been behind Aaron for the last...

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    When a star quarterback goes down with an injury like Aaron Rodgers did Sunday against Minnesota, other star quarterbacks take notice. "That's a really unfortunate injury. The guy was playing phenomenal, and that's really tough," said Saints quarterback Drew Brees. But the show must go on, and the Packers will now turn to Brett Hundley. He's not Rodgers, but that doesn't mean he can't be effective. "You understand that Brett Hundley has been behind Aaron for the last...

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  • LSU and Tulane to play basketball exhibition for hurricane relief

    LSU and Tulane to play basketball exhibition for hurricane relief

    LSU and Tulane will meet on Halloween.  (Photo by Haskell Whittington, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune)LSU and Tulane will meet on Halloween. (Photo by Haskell Whittington, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune)
    LSU will travel to Devlin Fieldhouse to play an exhibition game against Tulane for hurricane flood relief. The contest will take place on Halloween.  Texas, Florida and Puerto Rico will benefit from the Tulane-LSU game.  The game will not count in either squads overall record. No game time has been set yet. Copyright 2017 WVUE. All rights reserved.More >>
    LSU will travel to Devlin Fieldhouse to play an exhibition game against Tulane for hurricane flood relief. The contest will take place on Halloween.  Texas, Florida and Puerto Rico will benefit from the Tulane-LSU game.  The game will not count in either squads overall record. No game time has been set yet. Copyright 2017 WVUE. All rights reserved.More >>
  • McNeese Basketball Coaches Travel to Houston for SLC Social Media Day

    McNeese Basketball Coaches Travel to Houston for SLC Social Media Day

    Monday, October 16 2017 6:27 PM EDT2017-10-16 22:27:21 GMT
    HOUSTON, Texas - Southland Conference basketball coaches gathered on Monday, October 16 at the Toyota Center in downtown Houston for the Southland Conference Basketball Social Media Day. McNeese men's basketball head coach, Dave Simmons, gave attending media a brief look into the 2017-2018 Cowboy basketball season.   Simmons is heading into his 12th season at the helm in Lake Charles. McNeese was recently ranked to finish last in the Southland Conference this season, bu...More >>
    HOUSTON, Texas - Southland Conference basketball coaches gathered on Monday, October 16 at the Toyota Center in downtown Houston for the Southland Conference Basketball Social Media Day. McNeese men's basketball head coach, Dave Simmons, gave attending media a brief look into the 2017-2018 Cowboy basketball season.   Simmons is heading into his 12th season at the helm in Lake Charles. McNeese was recently ranked to finish last in the Southland Conference this season, bu...More >>
  • Seven Goal Shutout Win for McNeese Soccer on Senior Day

    Seven Goal Shutout Win for McNeese Soccer on Senior Day

    Sunday, October 15 2017 7:40 PM EDT2017-10-15 23:40:35 GMT
    LAKE CHARLES – McNeese Soccer (11-3-1, 7-1) posted a 7-0 shutout victory over University of the Incarnate Word (2-11, 1-7) on Cowgirl Senior Day- scoring a goal for each of the seven seniors. Starting mid-fielder, Taylor Trent was part of the squad's record breaking shutout with 22 minutes of play split between the first and second half. The 7-0 victory is McNeese's 11th of the season, boosting them into first place in program history for shutouts in a season. A...More >>
    LAKE CHARLES – McNeese Soccer (11-3-1, 7-1) posted a 7-0 shutout victory over University of the Incarnate Word (2-11, 1-7) on Cowgirl Senior Day- scoring a goal for each of the seven seniors. Starting mid-fielder, Taylor Trent was part of the squad's record breaking shutout with 22 minutes of play split between the first and second half. The 7-0 victory is McNeese's 11th of the season, boosting them into first place in program history for shutouts in a season. A...More >>
  • TDL Week 7: High school football highlights

    TDL Week 7: High school football highlights

    Saturday, October 14 2017 12:51 AM EDT2017-10-14 04:51:56 GMT

    There are 13 high school football games to choose from this Friday night, but, first... there's one game Thursday night: U.S. 190 and District 4-1A rivals Elton at Basile. Elton (4-1, 2-1) enters the game coming off its first loss, 27-21 to St. Edmund. After beginning the year 1-3, Basile (3-3, 2-1) has won two straight. Friday night, KPLC's Game of the Week takes us to Welsh, where the Greyhounds host Lake Arthur for homecoming. Lake Arthur (4-1, 1-0) opened district with a win la...

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    There are 13 high school football games to choose from this Friday night, but, first... there's one game Thursday night: U.S. 190 and District 4-1A rivals Elton at Basile. Elton (4-1, 2-1) enters the game coming off its first loss, 27-21 to St. Edmund. After beginning the year 1-3, Basile (3-3, 2-1) has won two straight. Friday night, KPLC's Game of the Week takes us to Welsh, where the Greyhounds host Lake Arthur for homecoming. Lake Arthur (4-1, 1-0) opened district with a win la...

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  • Northwestern State rallies back with three straight sets to down McNeese, 3-2

    Northwestern State rallies back with three straight sets to down McNeese, 3-2

    Friday, October 13 2017 12:20 AM EDT2017-10-13 04:20:09 GMT
    (Source: Rraymond Stewart)(Source: Rraymond Stewart)
    McNeese volleyball let its Southland Conference match against Northwestern State slip away here Thursday night in a thrilling 3-2 (25-20, 25-22, 19-25, 16-25, 18-20) five set loss that that kept fans on the edge of their seat in a match that consisted of 35 ties and 11 lead changes. McNeese dropped to 12-10 overall and 4-4 in league play with the loss while the NW State improved to 9-12 overall and 4-2 in conference action. The Cowgirls will return home Saturday to host Central Arkan...More >>
    McNeese volleyball let its Southland Conference match against Northwestern State slip away here Thursday night in a thrilling 3-2 (25-20, 25-22, 19-25, 16-25, 18-20) five set loss that that kept fans on the edge of their seat in a match that consisted of 35 ties and 11 lead changes. McNeese dropped to 12-10 overall and 4-4 in league play with the loss while the NW State improved to 9-12 overall and 4-2 in conference action. The Cowgirls will return home Saturday to host Central Arkan...More >>
  • Sports Person of the Week - Bryce Buquet

    Sports Person of the Week - Bryce Buquet

    Thursday, October 12 2017 11:52 PM EDT2017-10-13 03:52:49 GMT
    (Source: KPLC)(Source: KPLC)
    The Yellow Jackets of Iowa have proven week in and week out to be the pride of Southwest Louisiana. Iowa has posted a 6-0 record thanks to an explosive offense and an immovable defense.   "We work our butts off in the summer to be great like this and we don't expect anything less," Bryce Buquet said. "I'll take it. Every day of the week. We understand the toughness of our district and every week we're going to give everybody's best shot," Tommy Johns said. &q...More >>
    The Yellow Jackets of Iowa have proven week in and week out to be the pride of Southwest Louisiana. Iowa has posted a 6-0 record thanks to an explosive offense and an immovable defense.   "We work our butts off in the summer to be great like this and we don't expect anything less," Bryce Buquet said. "I'll take it. Every day of the week. We understand the toughness of our district and every week we're going to give everybody's best shot," Tommy Johns said. &q...More >>
  • Red-hot Cowboys head into much deserved bye week

    Red hot Cowboys head into much deserved bye week

    Tuesday, October 10 2017 8:31 PM EDT2017-10-11 00:31:55 GMT
    (Source: KPLC)(Source: KPLC)

    The cowboys grabbed their fifth straight win on the road this past Saturday against ACU, making them 5 and 1 heading into their bye week. “Being 5-1 takes a lot of stress off you, it makes you comfortable and it also helps you gain a lot of confidence and gets the ball rolling,” James Tabary said. “Everyone can see the success and we just keep raising the level of our success higher and higher each week.” “We could be 6-0, but we could also be 3-3....

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    The cowboys grabbed their fifth straight win on the road this past Saturday against ACU, making them 5 and 1 heading into their bye week. “Being 5-1 takes a lot of stress off you, it makes you comfortable and it also helps you gain a lot of confidence and gets the ball rolling,” James Tabary said. “Everyone can see the success and we just keep raising the level of our success higher and higher each week.” “We could be 6-0, but we could also be 3-3....

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  • Sulphur native Aaron Jeansonne chosen for the Team USA Scholarship

    Sulphur native Aaron Jeansonne chosen for the Team USA Scholarship

    Monday, October 9 2017 4:03 PM EDT2017-10-09 20:03:10 GMT
    (Source: Rosa Torres PR)(Source: Rosa Torres PR)

    Aaron Jeansonne was chosen for the Team USA Scholarship. This gives him the opportunity to compete in the prestigious Formula Ford Festival, where you can only get an entry by invitation, which is held at Brands Hatch (Former Formula 1 track) and also he’ll race in the Walter Hayes Trophy at Silverstone (current F1 venue), both race meetings in England. Also, he got invited to the Mazda Road to Indy $200,000 USF2000 Scholarship Shootout. “I can’t even put it into wo...

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    Aaron Jeansonne was chosen for the Team USA Scholarship. This gives him the opportunity to compete in the prestigious Formula Ford Festival, where you can only get an entry by invitation, which is held at Brands Hatch (Former Formula 1 track) and also he’ll race in the Walter Hayes Trophy at Silverstone (current F1 venue), both race meetings in England. Also, he got invited to the Mazda Road to Indy $200,000 USF2000 Scholarship Shootout. “I can’t even put it into wo...

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  • McNeese makes jumps in Top 25 polls

    McNeese makes jumps in Top 25 polls

    Monday, October 9 2017 3:33 PM EDT2017-10-09 19:33:14 GMT
    (Source: Raymond Stewart)(Source: Raymond Stewart)
    Winners of five straight games and coming off a 13-7 win at Abilene Christian, the McNeese Cowboys moved up one spot to No. 21 in this week’s FCS Coaches Top 25 while breaking into the STATS Top 25 poll for the first time this year, debuting at No. 22. The Cowboys (5-1, 3-1 SLC) will be open this weekend before returning to action on October 21 against Incarnate Word for Homecoming before returning to the road against Central Arkansas on Oct. 28. At 5-1 on the season, McNeese ...More >>
    Winners of five straight games and coming off a 13-7 win at Abilene Christian, the McNeese Cowboys moved up one spot to No. 21 in this week’s FCS Coaches Top 25 while breaking into the STATS Top 25 poll for the first time this year, debuting at No. 22. The Cowboys (5-1, 3-1 SLC) will be open this weekend before returning to action on October 21 against Incarnate Word for Homecoming before returning to the road against Central Arkansas on Oct. 28. At 5-1 on the season, McNeese ...More >>
  • 22nd-ranked Cowboys hold on for 13-7 win over ACU

    22nd-ranked Cowboys hold on for 13-7 win over ACU

    Sunday, October 8 2017 12:14 AM EDT2017-10-08 04:14:25 GMT
    (Source: KPLC)(Source: KPLC)
    ABILENE, Texas – Justin Pratt clipped the 100-yard rushing mark for the second straight game with 109 as the DWA (Defense With Attitude) came up big time and time again by allowing 138 total yards as the 22nd-ranked McNeese Cowboys held on to beat Abilene Christian 13-7 here Saturday night.   McNeese (5-1, 3-1 SLC) won for the fifth straight time and third consecutive game away from home. The team will have an off week next Saturday before returning home on Oct. 2...More >>
    ABILENE, Texas – Justin Pratt clipped the 100-yard rushing mark for the second straight game with 109 as the DWA (Defense With Attitude) came up big time and time again by allowing 138 total yards as the 22nd-ranked McNeese Cowboys held on to beat Abilene Christian 13-7 here Saturday night.   McNeese (5-1, 3-1 SLC) won for the fifth straight time and third consecutive game away from home. The team will have an off week next Saturday before returning home on Oct. 2...More >>
  • Sports Person of the Week - Anthony Johnson

    Sports Person of the Week - Anthony Johnson

    Friday, October 6 2017 2:09 AM EDT2017-10-06 06:09:16 GMT
    The LaGrange Gators faced a pivotal game in week five vs New Iberia. The Gators were 0-3 and searching for win number one in a new district. Enter junior running back Anthony Johnson. "I was just expecting to try to get our first win," said Johnson. "In order to get our first win, I had a big game." A big game indeed. Number five was all over the field vs the Yellow Jackets, as he totaled nearly 300 yards and scored three touchdowns-- all of...More >>
    The LaGrange Gators faced a pivotal game in week five vs New Iberia. The Gators were 0-3 and searching for win number one in a new district. Enter junior running back Anthony Johnson. "I was just expecting to try to get our first win," said Johnson. "In order to get our first win, I had a big game." A big game indeed. Number five was all over the field vs the Yellow Jackets, as he totaled nearly 300 yards and scored three touchdowns-- all of...More >>
  • McNeese prepares for ACU

    McNeese prepares for ACU

    Thursday, October 5 2017 4:11 PM EDT2017-10-05 20:11:33 GMT
    (Source: KPLC)(Source: KPLC)

    It's safe to say McNeese made a statement shutting out SFA this past Saturday 35 to nothing. The team posted over 500 yards of total offense and defensively, well, we already know what happened there. Head coach Lance Guidry says he feels like his team is finally starting to click. "We've kind of gotten back to our old ways," Head coach Lance Guidry said. "Espically defensively and running the football. We have always been able to run the football around here. Las...

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    It's safe to say McNeese made a statement shutting out SFA this past Saturday 35 to nothing. The team posted over 500 yards of total offense and defensively, well, we already know what happened there. Head coach Lance Guidry says he feels like his team is finally starting to click. "We've kind of gotten back to our old ways," Head coach Lance Guidry said. "Espically defensively and running the football. We have always been able to run the football around here. Las...

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  • Touchdown Live Top 7 List - Week 6

    Touchdown Live Top 7 List - Week 6

    Thursday, October 5 2017 12:47 AM EDT2017-10-05 04:47:44 GMT
    (SOURCE: KPLC)(SOURCE: KPLC)

    With the high school football season in full force, KPLC is ramping up its Touchdown Live coverage this season. This offseason, KPLC brought you the 7-in-Seven countdowns. This preseason, KPLC brought you TDL Two-A-Days. Now, every week of the regular season, KPLC's Brady Renard will post his TDL 'Top 7 List' of the best teams in Southwest Louisiana. He'll also hand out the best team performance each week according to expectations coming in. One week into the prep season an...

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    With the high school football season in full force, KPLC is ramping up its Touchdown Live coverage this season. This offseason, KPLC brought you the 7-in-Seven countdowns. This preseason, KPLC brought you TDL Two-A-Days. Now, every week of the regular season, KPLC's Brady Renard will post his TDL 'Top 7 List' of the best teams in Southwest Louisiana. He'll also hand out the best team performance each week according to expectations coming in. One week into the prep season an...

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  • McNeese releases 2018 baseball schedule

    McNeese releases 2018 baseball schedule

    Monday, October 2 2017 4:03 PM EDT2017-10-02 20:03:24 GMT
    (Source: KPLC)(Source: KPLC)
    Home games against NCAA Super Regional finalists Mississippi State and Sam Houston State, along with a season-opening three game home series versus Wichita State, highlights the 2018 McNeese Baseball schedule that features 31 home games, which was released on Monday. In addition to those attractive home contests, McNeese, the 2017 Southland Conference champions, will host NCAA Regional participant Houston and Southeastern Louisiana, Louisiana-Lafayette, Louisiana Tech, UTSA, as well ...More >>
    Home games against NCAA Super Regional finalists Mississippi State and Sam Houston State, along with a season-opening three game home series versus Wichita State, highlights the 2018 McNeese Baseball schedule that features 31 home games, which was released on Monday. In addition to those attractive home contests, McNeese, the 2017 Southland Conference champions, will host NCAA Regional participant Houston and Southeastern Louisiana, Louisiana-Lafayette, Louisiana Tech, UTSA, as well ...More >>
  • McNeese women's basketball begins practice Tuesday

    McNeese women's basketball begins practice Tuesday

    Monday, October 2 2017 3:58 PM EDT2017-10-02 19:58:09 GMT
    (Source: KPLC)(Source: KPLC)
    McNeese women’s basketball team will begin its official team practice Tuesday, Oct. 3 from 2:30-5 p.m. at Burton Coliseum. Second year head coach Kacie Cryer and the Cowgirls have been going through individual workouts and are ready to hit the court as a group. “We are excited about getting practice officially started,” said head coach Kacie Cryer. “ The girls have worked hard in the preseason weights and conditioning but we are all anxious and ready to get o...More >>
    McNeese women’s basketball team will begin its official team practice Tuesday, Oct. 3 from 2:30-5 p.m. at Burton Coliseum. Second year head coach Kacie Cryer and the Cowgirls have been going through individual workouts and are ready to hit the court as a group. “We are excited about getting practice officially started,” said head coach Kacie Cryer. “ The girls have worked hard in the preseason weights and conditioning but we are all anxious and ready to get o...More >>
  • Lunch with Coach O - Florida Preview

    Lunch with Coach O - Florida Preview

    Monday, October 2 2017 2:12 PM EDT2017-10-02 18:12:54 GMT
    LSU head coach Ed Orgeron (Source: WAFB)LSU head coach Ed Orgeron (Source: WAFB)

    LSU head coach Ed Orgeron recapped Saturday's homecoming loss to Troy and previewed the upcoming game against No. 21 Florida in Gainesville in his weekly Lunch with Coach O news conference Monday.

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    LSU head coach Ed Orgeron recapped Saturday's homecoming loss to Troy and previewed the upcoming game against No. 21 Florida in Gainesville in his weekly Lunch with Coach O news conference Monday.

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  • 'Save LSU football' fundraiser started to buy out Coach O contract

    'Save LSU football' fundraiser started to buy out Coach O contract

    LSU head coach Ed Orgeron (Source: WAFB)LSU head coach Ed Orgeron (Source: WAFB)

    LSU fans might've expected to lose to a certain team from Alabama this year, but not the Troy Trojans.

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    LSU fans might've expected to lose to a certain team from Alabama this year, but not the Troy Trojans.

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  • LSU drops out of top 25

    LSU drops out of top 25

    Sunday, October 1 2017 2:43 PM EDT2017-10-01 18:43:53 GMT
    Source: WAFBSource: WAFB

    After falling 24-21 to Troy, LSU finds itself out of the top 25 in both major polls. The Trojans received one vote in each poll after their win over the Tigers, which were previously ranked No. 25.

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    After falling 24-21 to Troy, LSU finds itself out of the top 25 in both major polls. The Trojans received one vote in each poll after their win over the Tigers, which were previously ranked No. 25.

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  • LSU loses heartbreaking homecoming game to Troy, 24-21

    LSU loses heartbreaking homecoming game to Troy, 24-21

    A late LSU comeback fell short on Saturday night in Tiger Stadium, as Troy scored 14 points off four LSU turnovers to hand the Tigers a 24-21 defeat.

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    A late LSU comeback fell short on Saturday night in Tiger Stadium, as Troy scored 14 points off four LSU turnovers to hand the Tigers a 24-21 defeat.

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  • Cowboys running on all cylinders in a 35-0 win over SFA

    Cowboys running on all cylinders in a 35-0 win over SFA

    Saturday, September 30 2017 11:41 PM EDT2017-10-01 03:41:39 GMT
    (Source: KPLC)(Source: KPLC)
    NACOGDOCHES, Texas – McNeese was running on all cylinders Saturday night against Stephen F. Austin as the 25th-ranked Cowboys shutout the previously league unbeaten Lumberjacks by a score of 35-0 behind 342 rushing yards and 505 total.   The win was the fourth straight for McNeese (4-1, 2-1 SLC) while the margin of victory was the largest in a Cowboys' win in the history of the series. It was also the second shutout for McNeese in the series with the only other one coming b...More >>
    NACOGDOCHES, Texas – McNeese was running on all cylinders Saturday night against Stephen F. Austin as the 25th-ranked Cowboys shutout the previously league unbeaten Lumberjacks by a score of 35-0 behind 342 rushing yards and 505 total.   The win was the fourth straight for McNeese (4-1, 2-1 SLC) while the margin of victory was the largest in a Cowboys' win in the history of the series. It was also the second shutout for McNeese in the series with the only other one coming b...More >>
  • McNeese Cowboy XC Stampede Meet

    McNeese Cowboy XC Stampede Meet

    Saturday, September 30 2017 5:26 PM EDT2017-09-30 21:26:54 GMT
    (Source: KPLC)(Source: KPLC)

    McNeese Cowboy XC Stampede Meet. Final results.

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    McNeese Cowboy XC Stampede Meet. Final results.

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  • TDL: Week 5 high school football highlights

    TDL: Week 5 high school football highlights

    Saturday, September 30 2017 1:38 AM EDT2017-09-30 05:38:17 GMT
    (Source: KPLC)(Source: KPLC)

    KPLC is headed to Dry Creek tonight for our Game of the Week, a matchup between two run-heavy teams. The Lake Arthur Tigers will visit the East Beauregard Trojans tonight. Lake Arthur is 2-1, coming off a 47-33 win over Vinton, while East Beauregard is 1-2, coming off a 34-28 loss to North Caddo. Mobile users, click HERE to view our live scoreboard. Click HERE to see our Friday night football slideshow. Send your Friday night photos to scores@kplctv.com. Each week, Sports Dir...

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    KPLC is headed to Dry Creek tonight for our Game of the Week, a matchup between two run-heavy teams. The Lake Arthur Tigers will visit the East Beauregard Trojans tonight. Lake Arthur is 2-1, coming off a 47-33 win over Vinton, while East Beauregard is 1-2, coming off a 34-28 loss to North Caddo. Mobile users, click HERE to view our live scoreboard. Click HERE to see our Friday night football slideshow. Send your Friday night photos to scores@kplctv.com. Each week, Sports Dir...

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  • Sports Person of the Week - Luke Richard

    Sports Person of the Week - Luke Richard

    Thursday, September 28 2017 8:51 PM EDT2017-09-29 00:51:04 GMT
    Barbe, especially recently, has had major offensive success on the gridiron. The Bucs have continued that tradition by averaging 50 points per game in 2017. Quarterback Luke Richard has been the fire-starter for the area's top offense "Luke has done an outstanding job for us,” Mike Cutrera said. “He shows up to work every day, he goes out and competes. He's managing the game well for us. He's throwing the ball well. He's just running the offense the way we want it ru...More >>
    Barbe, especially recently, has had major offensive success on the gridiron. The Bucs have continued that tradition by averaging 50 points per game in 2017. Quarterback Luke Richard has been the fire-starter for the area's top offense "Luke has done an outstanding job for us,” Mike Cutrera said. “He shows up to work every day, he goes out and competes. He's managing the game well for us. He's throwing the ball well. He's just running the offense the way we want it ru...More >>
  • Touchdown Live Top 7 List - Week 5

    Touchdown Live Top 7 List - Week 5

    Thursday, September 28 2017 1:22 AM EDT2017-09-28 05:22:21 GMT
    (SOURCE: KPLC)(SOURCE: KPLC)

    With the high school football season in full force, KPLC is ramping up its Touchdown Live coverage this season. This offseason, KPLC brought you the 7-in-Seven countdowns. This preseason, KPLC brought you TDL Two-A-Days. Now, every week of the regular season, KPLC's Brady Renard will post his TDL 'Top 7 List' of the best teams in Southwest Louisiana. He'll also hand out the best team performance each week according to expectations coming in. One week into the prep season an...

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    With the high school football season in full force, KPLC is ramping up its Touchdown Live coverage this season. This offseason, KPLC brought you the 7-in-Seven countdowns. This preseason, KPLC brought you TDL Two-A-Days. Now, every week of the regular season, KPLC's Brady Renard will post his TDL 'Top 7 List' of the best teams in Southwest Louisiana. He'll also hand out the best team performance each week according to expectations coming in. One week into the prep season an...

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  • Dorsey League 3-on-3 Youth Basketball League kicks off in October

    Dorsey League 3-on-3 Youth Basketball League kicks off in October

    Wednesday, September 27 2017 8:50 PM EDT2017-09-28 00:50:37 GMT
    RD Hoopsource is proud to introduce its inaugural Dorsey League 3-on-3 Fall Youth Basketball League. The league is a four week season with two games played every Saturday in October (eight games total). The program offers players new to basketball the opportunity to experience the game in a less intimidating setting, and allows seasoned players to hone their skills in time for their rec league, middle school, or high school season. 3-on-3 allows players to learn t...More >>
    RD Hoopsource is proud to introduce its inaugural Dorsey League 3-on-3 Fall Youth Basketball League. The league is a four week season with two games played every Saturday in October (eight games total). The program offers players new to basketball the opportunity to experience the game in a less intimidating setting, and allows seasoned players to hone their skills in time for their rec league, middle school, or high school season. 3-on-3 allows players to learn t...More >>
  • McNeese prepares for SFA

    McNeese prepares for SFA

    Tuesday, September 26 2017 9:32 PM EDT2017-09-27 01:32:16 GMT

    The Cowboys grabbed their third straight win Saturday night against conference opponent Houston Baptist. Although it wasn’t pretty, a win is a win. “The good thing is that we keep finding a way to win. I just wish the first game we could have won. We’d be sitting at an ugly 4-0 but it’d be a great 4-0.” Turnovers reared their ugly head yet again for the Cowboys on Saturday. McNeese threw two interceptions and lost a pair of fumbles in the...

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    The Cowboys grabbed their third straight win Saturday night against conference opponent Houston Baptist. Although it wasn’t pretty, a win is a win. “The good thing is that we keep finding a way to win. I just wish the first game we could have won. We’d be sitting at an ugly 4-0 but it’d be a great 4-0.” Turnovers reared their ugly head yet again for the Cowboys on Saturday. McNeese threw two interceptions and lost a pair of fumbles in the...

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  • Saints await return of Willie Snead in London

    Saints await return of Willie Snead in London

    Source: Mark LagrangeSource: Mark Lagrange

    The Saints' offense looked to be in desperate need of reliable receiver Willie Snead in the team's first two games before a breakout performance against the Panthers but regardless of how they've done without the third-year wideout, he will be welcomed back for his debut Sunday against the Dolphins. 

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    The Saints' offense looked to be in desperate need of reliable receiver Willie Snead in the team's first two games before a breakout performance against the Panthers but regardless of how they've done without the third-year wideout, he will be welcomed back for his debut Sunday against the Dolphins. 

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  • McNeese breaks into the FCS Coaches Top 25 poll

    McNeese breaks into the FCS Coaches Top 25 poll

    Monday, September 25 2017 7:55 PM EDT2017-09-25 23:55:19 GMT
    (Source: KPLC)(Source: KPLC)
    McNeese broke into the FCS Coaches Top 25 poll for the first time this season, debuting at No. 25 after its 27-12 win over Houston Baptist on Saturday. The win gave the Cowboys (3-1, 1-1 SLC) their third straight victory on the year. McNeese is one of three Southland Conference teams ranked in the poll, following Sam Houston State at No. 3 and Central Arkansas at No. 12. The Cowboys received votes in the weekly STATS media top 25 ranking.  James Madison continues to top the pol...More >>
    McNeese broke into the FCS Coaches Top 25 poll for the first time this season, debuting at No. 25 after its 27-12 win over Houston Baptist on Saturday. The win gave the Cowboys (3-1, 1-1 SLC) their third straight victory on the year. McNeese is one of three Southland Conference teams ranked in the poll, following Sam Houston State at No. 3 and Central Arkansas at No. 12. The Cowboys received votes in the weekly STATS media top 25 ranking.  James Madison continues to top the pol...More >>
  • Defense comes up big in 27-12 win over HBU

    Defense comes up big in 27-12 win over HBU

    Sunday, September 24 2017 12:19 AM EDT2017-09-24 04:19:55 GMT
    (Source: KPLC)(Source: KPLC)

    LAKE CHARLES – David Hamm rushed for 61 of his 74 yards in the second half including the delivery of the knockout punch with a 1-yard touchdown dive with 38 seconds to play while McNeese's defense provided the blows that kept the Cowboys alive in a 27-12 Southland Conference win over Houston Baptist in the first-ever matchup between the two schools on Saturday night.   The win was the third straight for the Cowboys (3-1, 1-1) as they'll play the next two games on ...

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    LAKE CHARLES – David Hamm rushed for 61 of his 74 yards in the second half including the delivery of the knockout punch with a 1-yard touchdown dive with 38 seconds to play while McNeese's defense provided the blows that kept the Cowboys alive in a 27-12 Southland Conference win over Houston Baptist in the first-ever matchup between the two schools on Saturday night.   The win was the third straight for the Cowboys (3-1, 1-1) as they'll play the next two games on ...

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  • Sports Person of the Week - Miliak Hayward

    Sports Person of the Week - Miliak Hayward

    Thursday, September 21 2017 11:12 PM EDT2017-09-22 03:12:52 GMT
    The Oakdale Warriors were facing a pivotal moment in their season. Sitting at 0-2, Oakdale needed a win. Allen Parish rival, the Oberlin Tigers were next on the schedule. "Going into the game I was feeling kind of good,” Hayward said. “My coaches were telling me that it was going to be a good game and we just had to come out strong and play hard." And that's just what the Warriors led by senior running back Miliak Hayward did. Oakdale and Ob...More >>
    The Oakdale Warriors were facing a pivotal moment in their season. Sitting at 0-2, Oakdale needed a win. Allen Parish rival, the Oberlin Tigers were next on the schedule. "Going into the game I was feeling kind of good,” Hayward said. “My coaches were telling me that it was going to be a good game and we just had to come out strong and play hard." And that's just what the Warriors led by senior running back Miliak Hayward did. Oakdale and Ob...More >>
  • Touchdown Live Top 7 List - Week 4

    Touchdown Live Top 7 List - Week 4

    Thursday, September 21 2017 4:06 PM EDT2017-09-21 20:06:40 GMT
    (SOURCE: KPLC)(SOURCE: KPLC)

    With the high school football season in full force, KPLC is ramping up its Touchdown Live coverage this season. This offseason, KPLC brought you the 7-in-Seven countdowns. This preseason, KPLC brought you TDL Two-A-Days. Now, every week of the regular season, KPLC's Brady Renard will post his TDL 'Top 7 List' of the best teams in Southwest Louisiana. He'll also hand out the best team performance each week according to expectations coming in. One week into the prep season an...

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    With the high school football season in full force, KPLC is ramping up its Touchdown Live coverage this season. This offseason, KPLC brought you the 7-in-Seven countdowns. This preseason, KPLC brought you TDL Two-A-Days. Now, every week of the regular season, KPLC's Brady Renard will post his TDL 'Top 7 List' of the best teams in Southwest Louisiana. He'll also hand out the best team performance each week according to expectations coming in. One week into the prep season an...

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  • Derrius Guice will not play Saturday against Syracuse

    Derrius Guice will not play Saturday against Syracuse

    Derrius Guice racked up 300 yards rushing and fiur touchdowns this season. Source: Mark LagrangeDerrius Guice racked up 300 yards rushing and fiur touchdowns this season. Source: Mark Lagrange

    Derrius Guice will not play Saturday night against Syracuse, according to LSU Head Coach Ed Orgeron, who made the announcement, Wednesday, on his weekly radio show.

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    Derrius Guice will not play Saturday night against Syracuse, according to LSU Head Coach Ed Orgeron, who made the announcement, Wednesday, on his weekly radio show.

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  • McNeese releases '17-'18 men's basketball schedule

    McNeese releases '17-'18 men's basketball schedule

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 7:36 PM EDT2017-09-20 23:36:41 GMT
    (Source: McNeese Athletics)(Source: McNeese Athletics)
    McNeese men’s basketball will host 13 games in its final season in Burton Coliseum, including Southland Conference games against Stephen F. Austin, Northwestern State, Lamar, and defending champion New Orleans, as the program released its 2017-18 schedule on Wednesday. In addition to the home slate, the Cowboys, who return seven players with starting experience from last year’s squad, will visit the University of Houston, San Diego State, Loyola Marymount, Louisiana-Lafay...More >>
    McNeese men’s basketball will host 13 games in its final season in Burton Coliseum, including Southland Conference games against Stephen F. Austin, Northwestern State, Lamar, and defending champion New Orleans, as the program released its 2017-18 schedule on Wednesday. In addition to the home slate, the Cowboys, who return seven players with starting experience from last year’s squad, will visit the University of Houston, San Diego State, Loyola Marymount, Louisiana-Lafay...More >>
  • Brees to Saints fans: 'Hang in there, we believe'

    Brees to Saints fans: 'Hang in there, we believe'

    The Saints have two weeks before their bye week. (Source: NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune)The Saints have two weeks before their bye week. (Source: NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune)

    Quarterback Drew Brees understands the fans uneasiness, but implores them to keep the faith. 

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    Quarterback Drew Brees understands the fans uneasiness, but implores them to keep the faith. 

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  • The Extra Point: Odell Beckham Jr. gives fantasy footballers a reality check

    The Extra Point: Odell Beckham Jr. gives fantasy footballers a reality check

    Source: Edwin Goode, FOX 8Source: Edwin Goode, FOX 8

    Bad news, fantasy football players. Odell Beckham Jr. isn't going to be pressured by your flailing rosters.

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    Bad news, fantasy football players. Odell Beckham Jr. isn't going to be pressured by your flailing rosters.

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  • Panthers TE Greg Olsen will not play against Saints Sunday

    Panthers TE Greg Olsen will not play against Saints Sunday

    Greg Olsen will miss Sunday's contest against the Saints. Source: Nola.comGreg Olsen will miss Sunday's contest against the Saints. Source: Nola.com
    Carolina Panthers star tight end, Greg Olsen, will not play against the Saints Sunday due to a broken right foot. Olsen was injured in the first half of Sunday's contest with Buffalo. ESPN is reporting he could be out 6-8 weeks. The Saints play the Panthers again on December 3rd. Olsen has started 81 consecutive games for Carolina. In two games last season against the Saints, Olsen accounted for 127 yards receiving. At home against the Saints in 2015, Olsen racked up a 134...More >>
    Carolina Panthers star tight end, Greg Olsen, will not play against the Saints Sunday due to a broken right foot. Olsen was injured in the first half of Sunday's contest with Buffalo. ESPN is reporting he could be out 6-8 weeks. The Saints play the Panthers again on December 3rd. Olsen has started 81 consecutive games for Carolina. In two games last season against the Saints, Olsen accounted for 127 yards receiving. At home against the Saints in 2015, Olsen racked up a 134...More >>
  • LSU drops to No. 25 in AP Poll

    LSU drops to No. 25 in AP Poll

    Monday, September 18 2017 6:22 AM EDT2017-09-18 10:22:15 GMT
    Source: WAFBSource: WAFB

    The Tigers have dropped from No. 12 to No. 25 in The Associated Press college football poll after losing to the Mississippi State Bulldogs 37-7 Saturday night in Starkville, Miss.

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    The Tigers have dropped from No. 12 to No. 25 in The Associated Press college football poll after losing to the Mississippi State Bulldogs 37-7 Saturday night in Starkville, Miss.

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  • Brees: 'We only have one way to go and that's up'

    Brees: 'We only have one way to go and that's up'

    Brees threw two touchdown passes, one went to Brandon Coleman. (Source: Mark Lagrange)Brees threw two touchdown passes, one went to Brandon Coleman. (Source: Mark Lagrange)

    Drew Brees went 27-of-45 passing for 356 yards, and two touchdown passes against the Patriots, but that wasn't even close to enough for a win. 

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    Drew Brees went 27-of-45 passing for 356 yards, and two touchdown passes against the Patriots, but that wasn't even close to enough for a win. 

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  • Touchdown Live Top 7 List - Week 3

    Touchdown Live Top 7 List - Week 3

    Wednesday, September 13 2017 7:48 PM EDT2017-09-13 23:48:06 GMT
    (SOURCE: KPLC)(SOURCE: KPLC)

    With the high school football season in full force, KPLC is ramping up its Touchdown Live coverage this season. This offseason, KPLC brought you the 7-in-Seven countdowns. This preseason, KPLC brought you TDL Two-A-Days. Now, every week of the regular season, KPLC's Brady Renard will post his TDL 'Top 7 List' of the best teams in Southwest Louisiana. He'll also hand out the best team performance each week according to expectations coming in. One week into the prep season an...

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    With the high school football season in full force, KPLC is ramping up its Touchdown Live coverage this season. This offseason, KPLC brought you the 7-in-Seven countdowns. This preseason, KPLC brought you TDL Two-A-Days. Now, every week of the regular season, KPLC's Brady Renard will post his TDL 'Top 7 List' of the best teams in Southwest Louisiana. He'll also hand out the best team performance each week according to expectations coming in. One week into the prep season an...

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  • Lunch with Coach O - Mississippi St. Preview

    Lunch with Coach O - Mississippi St. Preview

    Tuesday, September 12 2017 8:17 AM EDT2017-09-12 12:17:11 GMT

    LSU head coach Ed Orgeron previewed the upcoming game against Mississippi State during his weekly news conference at 12:30 p.m. Monday. He also recapped Saturday night's 45-10 win over Chattanooga.

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    LSU head coach Ed Orgeron previewed the upcoming game against Mississippi State during his weekly news conference at 12:30 p.m. Monday. He also recapped Saturday night's 45-10 win over Chattanooga.

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  • Payton and Peterson deny heated exchange

    Payton and Peterson deny heated exchange

    Adrian Peterson finished with six carries for 18 yards. Source: ESPNAdrian Peterson finished with six carries for 18 yards. Source: ESPN

    After the game all of the buzz was about what appeared to be a heated sideline exchange between Saints Head Coach Sean Payton and running back Adrian Peterson. Both men addressed it after the game.  "No, I would tell you if we were in a heated exchange. So why don't you ask him. He was into it, we were all into it. There was none that I could recall, and I'm being honest," said Payton. "There's no issue. I don't know what clip you're talking about. That's what pe...

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    After the game all of the buzz was about what appeared to be a heated sideline exchange between Saints Head Coach Sean Payton and running back Adrian Peterson. Both men addressed it after the game.  "No, I would tell you if we were in a heated exchange. So why don't you ask him. He was into it, we were all into it. There was none that I could recall, and I'm being honest," said Payton. "There's no issue. I don't know what clip you're talking about. That's what pe...

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  • Bradford throws 3 TD passes, Saints fall in opener 29-19

    Bradford throws 3 TD passes, Saints fall in opener 29-19

    Stefon Diggs hauled in two touchdown passes in the first half. Source: Nola.comStefon Diggs hauled in two touchdown passes in the first half. Source: Nola.com
    All preseason we kept hearing how improved the Saints defense appeared to be. Well the main word in that sentence, preseason. In the first game of the regular season, the Black and Gold defense left Minnesota black and blue. The unit surrendered three touchdown passes to Sam Bradford, falling to 0-1 in 2017, with a 29-19 loss. Much of the talk pregame centered around the return of Adrian Peterson to Minnesota. The future Hall-of-Famer handled the first carry of the game, and fin...More >>
    All preseason we kept hearing how improved the Saints defense appeared to be. Well the main word in that sentence, preseason. In the first game of the regular season, the Black and Gold defense left Minnesota black and blue. The unit surrendered three touchdown passes to Sam Bradford, falling to 0-1 in 2017, with a 29-19 loss. Much of the talk pregame centered around the return of Adrian Peterson to Minnesota. The future Hall-of-Famer handled the first carry of the game, and fin...More >>
  • LSU linebacker Arden Key cleared to return for Miss. St. game

    LSU linebacker Arden Key cleared to return for Miss. St. game

    Aredn Key missed the first two games of the regular season. Source: Mark LaGrangeAredn Key missed the first two games of the regular season. Source: Mark LaGrange

    LSU Head Coach Ed Orgeron announced at his Monday presser linebacker Arden Key is cleared to return against Mississippi State on Saturday. "We're fired up to have Arden Key back," said Ed Orgeron. Key underwent shoulder surgery in May, and missed the first two games of the regular season.  "He's got to pass a couple of test here and there. Some of them his strength wasn't up to par. Every week his strength and flexibility was getting better and better, closer to...

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    LSU Head Coach Ed Orgeron announced at his Monday presser linebacker Arden Key is cleared to return against Mississippi State on Saturday. "We're fired up to have Arden Key back," said Ed Orgeron. Key underwent shoulder surgery in May, and missed the first two games of the regular season.  "He's got to pass a couple of test here and there. Some of them his strength wasn't up to par. Every week his strength and flexibility was getting better and better, closer to...

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  • LSU, Syracuse to kickoff under the lights in Tiger Stadium

    LSU, Syracuse to kickoff under the lights in Tiger Stadium

    LSU and Syracuse will kickoff at either 6 p.m. or 6:30 p.m. in Tiger Stadium on Saturday, Sept. 23.

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    LSU and Syracuse will kickoff at either 6 p.m. or 6:30 p.m. in Tiger Stadium on Saturday, Sept. 23.

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  • Henderson: 'Everybody is uncertain at every level of the Saints organization'

    Henderson: 'Everybody is uncertain at every level of the Saints organization'

    Source: Garland Gillen, FOX 8Source: Garland Gillen, FOX 8

    As the Saints look for their second season-opening win of the season since 2011 Monday night in Minnesota, FOX 8 Saints Analyst Jim Henderson senses apprehension about the 2017 season and its ramifications.

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    As the Saints look for their second season-opening win of the season since 2011 Monday night in Minnesota, FOX 8 Saints Analyst Jim Henderson senses apprehension about the 2017 season and its ramifications.

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  • LSU just outside the top 10 in the latest college football polls

    LSU just outside the top 10 in the latest college football polls

    The Tigers moved up one spot to No. 11 in the Coaches Poll and remained at No. 12 in the AP Top 25.

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    The Tigers moved up one spot to No. 11 in the Coaches Poll and remained at No. 12 in the AP Top 25.

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  • Saints second-half comeback falls short in 14-13 loss

    Saints second-half comeback falls short in 14-13 loss

    The Saints defense held the Ravens scoreless in the second half, but it wasn’t enough to come away with the victory. 

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    The Saints defense held the Ravens scoreless in the second half, but it wasn’t enough to come away with the victory. 

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  • The Saints game will not be canceled because of Harvey, spokesman says

    The Saints game will not be canceled because of Harvey, spokesman says

    The Mecedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans/FILE (FOX 8)The Mecedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans/FILE (FOX 8)

    A report that the Saints' final preseason game might be canceled is not true, according to a Saints spokesperson.

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    A report that the Saints' final preseason game might be canceled is not true, according to a spokersperson with the team.

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  • Former LSU star Leonard Fournette to donate $50,000 to Harvey victims

    Former LSU star Leonard Fournette to donate $50,000 to Harvey victims

    Wednesday, August 30 2017 4:50 PM EDT2017-08-30 20:50:29 GMT
    Leonard Fournette (Source: WAFB)Leonard Fournette (Source: WAFB)

    NFL rookie and former LSU running back Leonard Fournette went on social media to announce he will be making a donation to the victims of Tropical Storm Harvey. In a tweet post Wednesday afternoon, Fournette said he would donate $50,000 to victims of the storm in Houston. Fournette, who is a native of New Orleans, said he knows how the victims feel in a time like this having gone through Hurricane Katrina in 2005. "Y'all are in my prayers, we went throu...

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    NFL rookie and former LSU running back Leonard Fournette went on social media to announce he will be making a donation to the victims of Tropical Storm Harvey. In a tweet post Wednesday afternoon, Fournette said he would donate $50,000 to victims of the storm in Houston. Fournette, who is a native of New Orleans, said he knows how the victims feel in a time like this having gone through Hurricane Katrina in 2005. "Y'all are in my prayers, we went throu...

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  • Saints trade for long snapper Jon Dorenbos

    Saints trade for long snapper Jon Dorenbos

    The Saints regular long snapper, Justin Drescher, missed practice today. Source: Mark LaGrangeThe Saints regular long snapper, Justin Drescher, missed practice today. Source: Mark LaGrange
    The Saints have traded a 2019 seventh round pick to the Eagles for long snapper Jon Dornebos. Justin Drescher is currently the team's long snapper. Dorenbos, 37, had been with the Eagles for 11 years. He's also played for the Titans and Bills.  Dorenbos is also a magician and appeared on the hit show America's Got Talent . Want the best Saints coverage at your fingertips? Download the FINAL PLAY app for the latest news and video. Plus, there’s a chance to win a Sain...More >>
    The Saints have traded a 2019 seventh round pick to the Eagles for long snapper Jon Dornebos. Justin Drescher is currently the team's long snapper. Dorenbos, 37, had been with the Eagles for 11 years. He's also played for the Titans and Bills.  Dorenbos is also a magician and appeared on the hit show America's Got Talent . Want the best Saints coverage at your fingertips? Download the FINAL PLAY app for the latest news and video. Plus, there’s a chance to win a Sain...More >>
  • LSU season opener against BYU moved to New Orleans

    LSU season opener against BYU moved to New Orleans

    Source: WAFBSource: WAFB

    According to multiple reports, game officials decided on New Orleans and the Mercedes-Benz Superdome as the host of Saturday's matchup between LSU and BYU. 

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    According to multiple reports, game officials decided on New Orleans and the Mercedes-Benz Superdome as the host of Saturday's matchup between LSU and BYU. 

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  • Former LSU QB, head coach of Southern Lab Marcus Randall fired

    Former LSU QB, head coach of Southern Lab Marcus Randall fired

    Former LSU quarterback Marcus Randall tells 9Sports he was terminated as head football coach at Southern Lab Tuesday, August 22 just before the LHSAA and school officials held a news conference charging his program with rules violations.

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    Former LSU quarterback Marcus Randall tells 9Sports he was terminated as head football coach at Southern Lab Tuesday, August 22 just before the LHSAA and school officials held a news conference charging his program with rules violations.

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  • LSU QB Myles Brennan shining under new offensive coordinator

    LSU QB Myles Brennan shining under new offensive coordinator

    Myles Brennan could see the field this season thanks to his impressive summer camp. (Photo by Chris Granger, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune)Myles Brennan could see the field this season thanks to his impressive summer camp. (Photo by Chris Granger, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune)
    A presser hasn't gone by without LSU Head Coach Ed Orgeron talking up true freshman Myles Brennan. The St. Stanislaus alum is turning heads with his rocket arm, and accuracy with wide receivers. Offensive coordinator Matt Canada also is a big fan of Brennan, and thinks things will only get better for the backup as the 2017 season progresses. "Myles has gotten better every week. We had a half-scrimmage that first week, really got after it the second week. First time in Tiger Stad...More >>
    A presser hasn't gone by without LSU Head Coach Ed Orgeron talking up true freshman Myles Brennan. The St. Stanislaus alum is turning heads with his rocket arm, and accuracy with wide receivers. Offensive coordinator Matt Canada also is a big fan of Brennan, and thinks things will only get better for the backup as the 2017 season progresses. "Myles has gotten better every week. We had a half-scrimmage that first week, really got after it the second week. First time in Tiger Stad...More >>
  • LSU basketball coach Will Wade speaks at Denham Springs Athletic Assoc. meeting

    LSU basketball coach Will Wade speaks at Denham Springs Athletic Assoc. meeting

    Tuesday, August 22 2017 4:13 PM EDT2017-08-22 20:13:39 GMT

    LSU head basketball coach Will Wade captivated the entire room at Big Mike's Bar and Grill in Denham Springs Monday night.

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    LSU head basketball coach Will Wade captivated the entire room at Big Mike's Bar and Grill in Denham Springs Monday night.

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  • LSU's Guice, Key named to AP Preseason All-American First Team

    LSU's Guice, Key named to AP Preseason All-American First Team

    LSU running back Derrius Guice and linebacker Arden Key have been named to the Associated Press Preseason All-American First-Team.

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    LSU running back Derrius Guice and linebacker Arden Key have been named to the Associated Press Preseason All-American First-Team.

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  • AFR: Saints roster projection post Chargers

    AFR: Saints roster projection post Chargers

    After a strong performance against the Chargers, Chris Banjo makes AFR's 53-man cut. (Photo by David Grunfeld, NOLA.com |The Times-Picayune)After a strong performance against the Chargers, Chris Banjo makes AFR's 53-man cut. (Photo by David Grunfeld, NOLA.com |The Times-Picayune)
    The Saints have hit the halfway mark of the preseason, and the final 53 man roster is getting clearer. Here's my view at this point in time.  QB (2) Drew Brees Chase Daniel There is no reason for the Saints to keep more than two quarterbacks. It’s obvious who those quarterbacks should be. RB (4) Mark Ingram Adrian Peterson Alvin Kamara Daniel Lasco No change here. FB (1) John Kuhn Once again, easy call. WR (5)  Willie Snead Michael Thomas Ted G...More >>
    The Saints have hit the halfway mark of the preseason, and the final 53 man roster is getting clearer. Here's my view at this point in time.  QB (2) Drew Brees Chase Daniel There is no reason for the Saints to keep more than two quarterbacks. It’s obvious who those quarterbacks should be. RB (4) Mark Ingram Adrian Peterson Alvin Kamara Daniel Lasco No change here. FB (1) John Kuhn Once again, easy call. WR (5)  Willie Snead Michael Thomas Ted G...More >>
  • Alvin Kamara, dominant D, help end Saints preseason losing streak

    Alvin Kamara, dominant D, help end Saints preseason losing streak

    Alvin Kamara scored on a 50-yard touchdown run on the Saints first play from scrimmage. Photo by David Grunfeld, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune)Alvin Kamara scored on a 50-yard touchdown run on the Saints first play from scrimmage. Photo by David Grunfeld, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune)

    For the second preseason game in a row there was no Drew Brees, Mark Ingram, or Adrian Peterson on the field for the Saints. No key offensive starters in the backfield against the Chargers, no problem. 

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    For the second preseason game in a row there was no Drew Brees, Mark Ingram, or Adrian Peterson on the field for the Saints. No key offensive starters in the backfield against the Chargers, no problem. 

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  • Former Tiger Alex Bregman looks to extend extra base hit streak

    Former Tiger Alex Bregman looks to extend extra base hit streak

    Former LSU shortstop Alex Bregman will try to extend his extra base hit streak to 10 games Wednesday night against the Chicago White Sox.

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    Former LSU shortstop Alex Bregman will try to extend his extra base hit streak to 10 games Wednesday night against the Chicago White Sox.

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  • Sports Illustrated preseason poll ranks the Tigers No. 13

    Sports Illustrated preseason poll ranks the Tigers No. 13

    The LSU Tigers will start the 2017 season at No. 13 in Sports Illustrated's Preseason Top 25.

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    The LSU Tigers will start the 2017 season at No. 13 in Sports Illustrated's Preseason Top 25.

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  • Danny Etling named to Wuerffel Trophy Watch List

    Danny Etling named to Wuerffel Trophy Watch List

    LSU senior quarterback Danny Etling has been named to the 2017 Danny Wuerffel Trophy Watch List.  

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    LSU senior quarterback Danny Etling has been named to the 2017 Danny Wuerffel Trophy Watch List.  

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  • LSU to face Michigan in the Maui Invitational

    LSU to face Michigan in the Maui Invitational

    The brackets are finished and LSU will play Michigan in the first round of the 2017 Maui Invitational. 

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    The brackets are finished and LSU will play Michigan in the first round of the 2017 Maui Invitational. 

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  • 2 Tigers named to the 2017 Bronko Nagurski Trophy Watch List

    2 Tigers named to the 2017 Bronko Nagurski Trophy Watch List

    LSU linebacker Arden Key and defensive back Kevin Toliver II have been named to the 2017 Bronko Nagurski Trophy Watch List.

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    LSU linebacker Arden Key and defensive back Kevin Toliver II have been named to the 2017 Bronko Nagurski Trophy Watch List.

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  • Pelicans under pressure to 'take the big step'

    Pelicans under pressure to 'take the big step'

    Source: David Grunfeld, NOLA.com | The Times-PicayuneSource: David Grunfeld, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune

    The Pelicans' February acquisition of DeMarcus Cousins did not result in a playoff berth but the team's management is expecting the momentum gathered at the end of the campaign will carry over into success in the 2017-18 season. 

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    The Pelicans' February acquisition of DeMarcus Cousins did not result in a playoff berth but the team's management is expecting the momentum gathered at the end of the campaign will carry over into success in the 2017-18 season. 

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  • Mickey Loomis offers reasons for optimism about Saints in 2017

    Mickey Loomis offers reasons for optimism about Saints in 2017

    Source: Brett Duke, NOLA.com | The Times-PicayuneSource: Brett Duke, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune

    Saints training camp is back in New Orleans for the first time since 2013, which is also the last time the black and gold made the playoffs. 

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    Saints training camp is back in New Orleans for the first time since 2013, which is also the last time the black and gold made the playoffs. 

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  • Report: Rajon Rondo agrees to one-year deal with the Pelicans

    Report: Rajon Rondo agrees to one-year deal with the Pelicans

    Alvin Gentry and Dell Demps net with the point guard Thursday. (Photo by Chris Granger, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune)Alvin Gentry and Dell Demps net with the point guard Thursday. (Photo by Chris Granger, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune)

    The Pelicans picked up a starting point guard when they reached agreement on a one-year deal with Rajon Rondo.

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    The Pelicans picked up a starting point guard when they reached agreement on a one-year deal with Rajon Rondo.

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  • Seven Tigers named to Preseason All-SEC Teams

    Seven Tigers named to Preseason All-SEC Teams

    Friday, July 14 2017 5:44 PM EDT2017-07-14 21:44:17 GMT
    Derrius Guice (Source: WAFB)Derrius Guice (Source: WAFB)

    HOOVER, AL (WAFB) - Seven Tigers have been named to the 2017 Preseason All-SEC Teams. LSU junior Derrius Guice was named first team running back and second team all-purpose. Joining Guice on the preseason first team was linebacker Arden Key. Defensive lineman Christian LaCouture, defensive back Donte Jackson and offensive lineman K.J. Malone were selected as second team members. Center Will Clapp and defensive lineman Rashard Lawrence earned third team honors. Alabama had t...

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    HOOVER, AL (WAFB) - Seven Tigers have been named to the 2017 Preseason All-SEC Teams. LSU junior Derrius Guice was named first team running back and second team all-purpose. Joining Guice on the preseason first team was linebacker Arden Key. Defensive lineman Christian LaCouture, defensive back Donte Jackson and offensive lineman K.J. Malone were selected as second team members. Center Will Clapp and defensive lineman Rashard Lawrence earned third team honors. Alabama had t...

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  • LSU picked to finish behind Alabama, Auburn in the SEC West

    LSU picked to finish behind Alabama, Auburn in the SEC West

    Friday, July 14 2017 5:43 PM EDT2017-07-14 21:43:47 GMT
    LSU coach Ed Orgeron (Source: Josh Auzenne/WAFB)LSU coach Ed Orgeron (Source: Josh Auzenne/WAFB)
    HOOVER, AL (WAFB) - Head coach Ed Orgeron and the 2017 Tigers are picked to finish third in the SEC West behind Alabama and Auburn. LSU is the number four pick to win the SEC Championship behind Alabama, Auburn and Georgia.  The good news for Tiger fans, only six times since 1992 – four times in the last 20 -  the predicted champion at SEC Media Days has proceeded to win the SEC Championship.  View image on Twitter  Follow SEC Network&nbs...More >>
    HOOVER, AL (WAFB) - Head coach Ed Orgeron and the 2017 Tigers are picked to finish third in the SEC West behind Alabama and Auburn. LSU is the number four pick to win the SEC Championship behind Alabama, Auburn and Georgia.  The good news for Tiger fans, only six times since 1992 – four times in the last 20 -  the predicted champion at SEC Media Days has proceeded to win the SEC Championship.  View image on Twitter  Follow SEC Network&nbs...More >>
  • Southland Conference Announces Preseason All-Conference Football Teams

    Southland Conference Announces Preseason All-Conference Football Teams

    Thursday, July 13 2017 3:31 PM EDT2017-07-13 19:31:54 GMT
    (Source: Southland Conference)(Source: Southland Conference)
    The Southland Conference has released its preseason All-Conference teams. Central Arkansas and Sam Houston State led the way in the 2017 Southland Football Preseason All-Conference selections, the league announced Thursday. The Bears earned a dozen selections while the Bearkats earned eleven. McNeese and Stephen F. Austin follow, both earning eight selections. Copyright KPLC 2017. All rights reserved. More >>
    The Southland Conference has released its preseason All-Conference teams. Central Arkansas and Sam Houston State led the way in the 2017 Southland Football Preseason All-Conference selections, the league announced Thursday. The Bears earned a dozen selections while the Bearkats earned eleven. McNeese and Stephen F. Austin follow, both earning eight selections. Copyright KPLC 2017. All rights reserved. More >>
  • LSU starts SEC road slate with Mullen, MSU

    LSU starts SEC road slate with Mullen, MSU

    Dan Mullen (Source: WAFB)Dan Mullen (Source: WAFB)

    LSU fans hit the road to six different stadiums besides Death Valley this fall, and while Gainesville and Tuscaloosa are the trips that will get the most attention, the first true road test takes place in Starkville where Mississippi State's Dan Mullen is beginning his ninth season.

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    LSU fans hit the road to six different stadiums besides Death Valley this fall, and while Gainesville and Tuscaloosa are the trips that will get the most attention, the first true road test takes place in Starkville where Mississippi State's Dan Mullen is beginning his ninth season.

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  • Myles Brennan 'will have a chance to compete' for LSU starting QB job

    Myles Brennan 'will have a chance to compete' for LSU starting QB job

    Myles Brennan will be going against four other quarterbacks for the starting QB gig at LSU. (Photo by Chris Granger, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune)Myles Brennan will be going against four other quarterbacks for the starting QB gig at LSU. (Photo by Chris Granger, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune)

    This spring Matt Canada got his first chance to implement the Tigers new offense.

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    This spring Matt Canada got his first chance to implement the Tigers new offense.

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  • LaCouture excited to put pads on after missing all of 2016

    LaCouture excited to put pads on after missing all of 2016

    Christian LaCouture (Source: WAFB)Christian LaCouture (Source: WAFB)

    A three-year starter along the defensive line for the Tigers, Christian LaCouture is returning for a fifth year after missing all of 2016 with a knee injury.

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    A three-year starter along the defensive line for the Tigers, Christian LaCouture is returning for a fifth year after missing all of 2016 with a knee injury.

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  • Coach O talks quarterbacks, Guice, and Alabama

    Coach O talks quarterbacks, Guice, and Alabama

    Coach Ed Orgeron (Source: WAFB)Coach Ed Orgeron (Source: WAFB)

    The Southeastern Conference held the first of its four-day media pilgrimage on Monday from Hoover, Alabama at the Hyatt Regency Birmingham-Wynfrey Hotel.

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    The Southeastern Conference held the first of its four-day media pilgrimage on Monday from Hoover, Alabama at the Hyatt Regency Birmingham-Wynfrey Hotel.

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  • LSU rape claim 'not credible,' source says

    LSU rape claim 'not credible,' source says

    Monday, July 3 2017 1:06 PM EDT2017-07-03 17:06:57 GMT
    LSU Football (Source: WAFB)LSU Football (Source: WAFB)

    Baton Rouge police declined to pursue sexual assault charges against an LSU football player because the woman who made the claim was found to be not credible, a source close to the case told the WAFB 9NEWS Investigators.

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    Baton Rouge police declined to pursue sexual assault charges against an LSU football player because the woman who made the claim was found to be not credible, a source close to the case told the WAFB 9NEWS Investigators.

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  • LSU's Robertson signs contract with the Cardinals

    LSU's Robertson signs contract with the Cardinals

    LSU shortstop Kramer Robertson has signed his first professional contract and is beginning a new baseball journey.

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    LSU shortstop Kramer Robertson has signed his first professional contract and is beginning a new baseball journey.

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  • LSU's Ed Orgeron ranks No. 81 on 'Athlon Sports' list of college football coaches

    LSU's Ed Orgeron ranks No. 81 on 'Athlon Sports' list of college football coaches

    Thursday, June 29 2017 6:31 AM EDT2017-06-29 10:31:08 GMT
    LSU head coach Ed Orgeron (Source: WAFB)LSU head coach Ed Orgeron (Source: WAFB)

    "Athlon Sports & Life" magazine is great at making lists and who doesn't love a good list? The latest one ranks all 130 college football head coaches. The factors used in the ranking - everything.

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    "Athlon Sports & Life" magazine is great at making lists and who doesn't love a good list? The latest one ranks all 130 college football head coaches. The factors used in the ranking - everything.

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  • LSU falls 6-1 to Florida in error-filled game

    LSU falls 6-1 to Florida in error-filled game

    Wednesday, June 28 2017 4:59 AM EDT2017-06-28 08:59:41 GMT

    The Tigers could not overcome three fielding errors, a base running interference that cost LSU a run in the 7th inning and Kramer Robertson being thrown out at the plate in the 8th inning.

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    The Tigers could not overcome three fielding errors, a base running interference that cost LSU a run in the 7th inning and Kramer Robertson being thrown out at the plate in the 8th inning.

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  • LSU falls to Florida 4-3 in game 1 of the CWS Finals

    LSU falls to Florida 4-3 in game 1 of the CWS Finals

    Tuesday, June 27 2017 2:50 PM EDT2017-06-27 18:50:05 GMT

    LSU fell 4-3 to Florida in game one of the College World Series Finals. The Gators were led by starting pitcher Brady Singer.

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    LSU fell 4-3 to Florida in game one of the College World Series Finals. The Gators were led by starting pitcher Brady Singer.

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  • Saints place DT Nick Fairley on reserve

    Saints place DT Nick Fairley on reserve

    DT Nick Fairley, 90 (David Grunfeld, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune)DT Nick Fairley, 90 (David Grunfeld, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune)

    New Orleans Saints General Manager Mickey Loomis announced Monday that the club has placed defensive tackle Nick Fairley on the team’s reserve/non-football illness list.

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    New Orleans Saints General Manager Mickey Loomis announced Monday that the club has placed defensive tackle Nick Fairley on the team’s reserve/non-football illness list.

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  • Papierski, Gilbert lead LSU to CWS championship series

    Papierski, Gilbert lead LSU to CWS championship series

    LSU head coach Paul Mainieri at TD Ameritrade Park. (Fox 8 Photo, Chris Hagan)LSU head coach Paul Mainieri at TD Ameritrade Park. (Fox 8 Photo, Chris Hagan)

    The Tigers did the improbable and took back-to-back games off a team that only lost six games all year. 

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    The Tigers did the improbable and took back-to-back games off a team that only lost six games all year. 

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  • Jared Poche' pitches LSU to 7-4 win over Florida State

    Jared Poche' pitches LSU to 7-4 win over Florida State

    Jared Poche' (Source: WAFB)Jared Poche' (Source: WAFB)

    The LSU baseball team faced elimination Wednesday night at the College World Series in Omaha, but the team pulled through for a 7-4 win against Florida State.

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    The LSU baseball team faced elimination Wednesday night at the College World Series in Omaha, but the team pulled through for a 7-4 win against Florida State.

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  • Eric Walker explains decision to leave LSU game

    Eric Walker explains decision to leave LSU game

    Source: Edwin Goode (FOX 8 Image)Source: Edwin Goode (FOX 8 Image)

    LSU's upset bid of top-seeded Oregon State was dealt an early blow Wednesday night when freshman pitcher Eric Walker signaled to the dugout that his forearm was bothering him and he could not continue. 

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    LSU's upset bid of top-seeded Oregon State was dealt an early blow Wednesday night when freshman pitcher Eric Walker signaled to the dugout that his forearm was bothering him and he could not continue. 

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  • Oregon State beats LSU, 13-1

    Oregon State beats LSU, 13-1

    When it rains, it pours. The Tigers 17-game win streak came to a very abrupt end with a 13-1 loss to Oregon state.

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    When it rains, it pours. The Tigers 17-game win streak came to a very abrupt end with a 13-1 loss to Oregon state.

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  • Hau'Oli Kikaha eager to return from third ACL injury

    Hau'Oli Kikaha eager to return from third ACL injury

    Hau'Oli Kikaha's health will be a factor for the Saints in 2017. (FOX 8 Photo)Hau'Oli Kikaha's health will be a factor for the Saints in 2017. (FOX 8 Photo)

    After three ACL tears on the same knee, Saints defensive end Hau'Oli Kikaha knows the odds are stacked against him.

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    After three ACL tears on the same knee, Saints defensive end Hau'Oli Kikaha knows the odds are stacked against him.

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  • Alex Lange taken by Chicago Cubs with final pick in first round of 2017 MLB Draft

    Alex Lange taken by Chicago Cubs with final pick in first round of 2017 MLB Draft

    Tuesday, June 13 2017 4:40 AM EDT2017-06-13 08:40:31 GMT
    Alex Lange (Source: WAFB)Alex Lange (Source: WAFB)

    LSU junior pitcher Alex Lange was selected as the No. 30 overall pick Monday night by the Chicago Cubs in the 2017 MLB Draft.

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    LSU junior pitcher Alex Lange was selected as the No. 30 overall pick Monday night by the Chicago Cubs in the 2017 MLB Draft.

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  • LSU vs Mississippi State: BR Super Regional Preview

    LSU vs Mississippi State: BR Super Regional Preview

    LSU vs Mississippi State: BR Super Regional Preview

    LSU hosts Mississippi State this weekend at Alex Box Stadium, with a trip to the College World Series on the line.

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    LSU hosts Mississippi State this weekend at Alex Box Stadium, with a trip to the College World Series on the line.

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  • Deichmann, Lange named to Baseball America's All-American teams

    Deichmann, Lange named to Baseball America's All-American teams

    LSU outfielder Greg Deichmann and starting pitcher Alex Lange have been named to the Baseball America's All-American teams. 

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    LSU outfielder Greg Deichmann and starting pitcher Alex Lange have been named to the Baseball America's All-American teams. 

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  • LSU to face Mississippi State Saturday in Baton Rouge Super Regional

    LSU to face Mississippi State Saturday in Baton Rouge Super Regional

    Source: Brett Duke, NOLA.com | Times-PicayuneSource: Brett Duke, NOLA.com | Times-Picayune

    It's official. Andy Cannizzaro's return to Alex Box Stadium will be in a Super Regional. Let the drama begin.

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    It's official. Andy Cannizzaro's return to Alex Box Stadium will be in a Super Regional. Let the drama begin.

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  • Arden Key returning to LSU after surgery

    Arden Key returning to LSU after surgery

    LSU linebacker Arden Key will return to the Tiger football team on Monday after recently undergoing shoulder surgery.

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    LSU outside linebacker Arden Key will return to the Tiger football team on Monday after recently undergoing shoulder surgery.

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  • LSU offensive lineman plans to transfer

    LSU offensive lineman plans to transfer

    Offensive lineman Willie Allen is planning to transfer from LSU.

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    Offensive lineman Willie Allen is planning to transfer from LSU.

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  • LSU baseball wins Baton Rouge Regional with 5-0 victory over Rice

    LSU baseball wins Baton Rouge Regional with 5-0 victory over Rice

    Monday, June 5 2017 5:43 AM EDT2017-06-05 09:43:13 GMT

    LSU freshman pitcher Eric Walker took a five-hit shutout into the 9th inning of his first NCAA Tournament appearance and led the No.4 national seed Tigers to a 5-0 win over Rice to clinch the Baton Rouge Regional Championship Sunday night.

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    LSU freshman pitcher Eric Walker took a five-hit shutout into the 9th inning of his first NCAA Tournament appearance and led the No.4 national seed Tigers to a 5-0 win over Rice to clinch the Baton Rouge Regional Championship Sunday night.

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  • Zach Watson, Alex Lange lead LSU to regional championship game

    Zach Watson, Alex Lange lead LSU to regional championship game

    Greg Deichmann, Cole Freeman and Kramer Robertson meet with Paul Mainieri pre-game.Greg Deichmann, Cole Freeman and Kramer Robertson meet with Paul Mainieri pre-game.

    With aces Alex Lange and Mac Sceroler taking the mound, we easily could have seen a low-scoring pitchers’ duel on Saturday night. Instead, we got a shootout from the very start.

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    With aces Alex Lange and Mac Sceroler taking the mound, we easily could have seen a low-scoring pitchers’ duel on Saturday night. Instead, we got a shootout from the very start.

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  • Report: Saints Nick Fairley has heart condition, career in jeopardy

    Report: Saints Nick Fairley has heart condition, career in jeopardy

    Source: David Grunfeld, NOLA.com | The Times-PicayuneSource: David Grunfeld, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune

    Saints defensive tackle Nick Fairley has a heart condition that could jeopardize his career, Jennifer Hale of FOX Sports reported.

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    Saints defensive tackle Nick Fairley has a heart condition that could jeopardize his career, Jennifer Hale of FOX Sports reported.

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  • Tigers offense puts up 15 runs in an opening round victory over Texas Southern

    Tigers offense puts up 15 runs in an opening round victory over Texas Southern

    Saturday, June 3 2017 8:30 AM EDT2017-06-03 12:30:38 GMT

    The LSU baseball offense put up 15 runs in an opening round victory over Texas Southern in the Baton Rouge Regional.

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    The LSU baseball offense put up 15 runs in an opening round victory over Texas Southern in the Baton Rouge Regional.

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  • No. 4 LSU baseball takes on Texas Southern in Game 1 of Baton Rouge Regional

    No. 4 LSU baseball takes on Texas Southern in Game 1 of Baton Rouge Regional

    Friday, June 2 2017 12:26 PM EDT2017-06-02 16:26:47 GMT
    Alex Box Stadium (Source: WAFB)Alex Box Stadium (Source: WAFB)

    No. 4 LSU will host an NCAA Baseball Regional and the Tigers will host a Super Regional if they win the Baton Rouge Regional. LSU, Southeastern Louisiana, Rice, and Texas Southern are the teams in the Baton Rouge Regional.

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    No. 4 LSU will host an NCAA Baseball Regional and the Tigers will host a Super Regional if they win the Baton Rouge Regional. LSU, Southeastern Louisiana, Rice, and Texas Southern are the teams in the Baton Rouge Regional.

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  • LSU baseball excited to restore postseason home field advantage

    LSU baseball excited to restore postseason home field advantage

    Source: NOLA.com | The Times-PicayuneSource: NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune

    For the sixth-consecutive year, LSU has earned a national seed in the NCAA Tournament, meaning not only will they host a Regional, the Super Regional will be played in Baton Rouge as well, pending the Tigers advancing. 

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    For the sixth-consecutive year, LSU has earned a national seed in the NCAA Tournament, meaning not only will they host a Regional, the Super Regional will be played in Baton Rouge as well, pending the Tigers advancing. 

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  • LSU earns 3rd straight WCWS trip

    LSU earns 3rd straight WCWS trip

    Sunday, May 28 2017 5:26 PM EDT2017-05-28 21:26:51 GMT
    Source: WAFBSource: WAFB

    Senior Sahvanna Jaquish had a 2-run double and a 2-run single to lead LSU Softball to a 6-4 win over Florida State in Sunday's Super Regional Championship game, sending the Tigers back to Oklahoma City and the Women's College World Series for the third year in a row.

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    Senior Sahvanna Jaquish had a 2-run double and a 2-run single to lead LSU Softball to a 6-4 win over Florida State in Sunday's Super Regional Championship game, sending the Tigers back to Oklahoma City and the Women's College World Series for the third year in a row.

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  • Lange, LSU shut down MSU 3-1

    Lange, LSU shut down MSU 3-1

    Source: Brett Duke, NOLA.com | Times-PicayuneSource: Brett Duke, NOLA.com | Times-Picayune

    Junior right-hander Alex Lange limited ninth-ranked Mississippi State to one run in seven innings Thursday night to lead No. 5 LSU to a 3-1 victory at Dudy Noble Field. 

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    Junior right-hander Alex Lange limited ninth-ranked Mississippi State to one run in seven innings Thursday night to lead No. 5 LSU to a 3-1 victory at Dudy Noble Field. 

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  • Former LSU LB Kendell Beckwith headed to Tampa Bay Bucs

    Former LSU LB Kendell Beckwith headed to Tampa Bay Bucs

    The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have picked former LSU linebacker Kendell Beckwith in the last pick of the third round of the NFL Draft.

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    The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have picked former LSU linebacker Kendell Beckwith in the last pick of the third round of the NFL Draft.

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  • Former LSU LB Duke Riley has been picked by the Atlanta Falcons

    Former LSU LB Duke Riley has been picked by the Atlanta Falcons

    The Atlanta Falcons have picked former LSU linebacker Duke Riley in the third round of the NFL Draft.

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    The Atlanta Falcons have picked former LSU linebacker Duke Riley in the third round of the NFL Draft.

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  • Ethan Pocic drafted by Seattle Seahawks in 2nd round

    Ethan Pocic drafted by Seattle Seahawks in 2nd round

    Former LSU offensive lineman Ethan Pocic has been picked by the Seattle Seahawks in the second round of the 2017 NFL Draft.

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    Former LSU offensive lineman Ethan Pocic has been picked by the Seattle Seahawks in the second round of the 2017 NFL Draft.

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  • Saints finalize contract with Adrian Peterson

    Saints finalize contract with Adrian Peterson

    Adrian Peterson is visiting the Saints next week (Michael DeMocker, nola.com/Times Picayune)Adrian Peterson is visiting the Saints next week (Michael DeMocker, nola.com/Times Picayune)

    The New Orleans Saints have signed running back Adrian Peterson to a two-year contract worth $7 million.

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    The New Orleans Saints have signed running back Adrian Peterson to a two-year contract worth $7 million.

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  • LSU builds early lead and rides strong pitching to Pontiff Classic win

    LSU builds early lead and rides strong pitching to Pontiff Classic win

    Source: Brett Duke, NOLA.com | The Times-PicayuneSource: Brett Duke, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune

    LSU improved to 12-2 in the Pontiff Classic with a 3-2 victory over UL-Lafayette Tuesday night in front of a record crowd of 9,963. 

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    LSU improved to 12-2 in the Pontiff Classic with a 3-2 victory over UL-Lafayette Tuesday night in front of a record crowd of 9,963. 

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  • Saints vs. Dolphins in London will air at 8:30 AM

    Saints game in London will air at 8:30 am (FOX 8 photo)Saints game in London will air at 8:30 am (FOX 8 photo)
    When the Saints go to London to play the Dolphins this season, the Who Dat Nation will have to wake up early to see the game. The league announced today that kickoff will be at 8:30 a.m (2:30 p.m. London time). The game will be played in week four of the regular season on, October 1, 2017 at Wembley Stadium in London. The Saints will be the road team when they play the Dolphins.  The Saints last played in London in 2008 when they defeated the San Diego Chargers, 37-32. The...More >>
    When the Saints go to London to play the Dolphins this season, the Who Dat Nation will have to wake up early to see the game. The league announced today that kickoff will be at 8:30 a.m (2:30 p.m. London time). The game will be played in week four of the regular season on, October 1, 2017 at Wembley Stadium in London. The Saints will be the road team when they play the Dolphins.  The Saints last played in London in 2008 when they defeated the San Diego Chargers, 37-32. The...More >>
  • NCAA Baseball Polls: Tigers rewarded after series win against the Hogs

    NCAA Baseball Polls: Tigers rewarded after series win against the Hogs

    After going 3-1 on the week, including a series win against Arkansas on the road, the Tigers have made a major move in the polls. 

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    After winning three-out-of-four games last week, including a series victory against Arkansas on the road, the Tigers have made a major move in the polls.

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  • Pelicans lose home finale to Nuggets

    Source: Pelicans team websiteSource: Pelicans team website

    Anthony Davis and DeMarcus Cousins combined for 71-points and 19-rebounds and it still wasn't enough to keep their playoff hopes alive. 

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    Anthony Davis and DeMarcus Cousins combined for 71-points and 19-rebounds and it still wasn't enough to keep their playoff hopes alive. 

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  • Source: Saints sign tight end John Phillips

    Source: Saints sign tight end John Phillips

    Source: Saints have signed tight end John Phillips to a one-year deal.Source: Saints have signed tight end John Phillips to a one-year deal.

    The Saints are bringing back another one of their own free agents.

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    The Saints are bringing back another one of their own free agents.

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  • LSU earns spot in AP's top 100 basketball teams

    LSU earns spot in AP's top 100 basketball teams

    The Associated Press released its all-time college basketball rankings, and LSU checks in at No. 47.

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    The Associated Press released its all-time college basketball rankings, and LSU checks in at No. 47.

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  • Payton addresses Manziel breakfast

    Payton addresses Manziel breakfast

    Sean Payton addressed his breakfast meeting with Johnny Manziel (Michael DeMocker, Nola.com/ Times Picayune)Sean Payton addressed his breakfast meeting with Johnny Manziel (Michael DeMocker, Nola.com/ Times Picayune)
    When a report came out that Sean Payton had breakfast with Johnny Manziel during Super Bowl week in Houston many speculated about Manziel's future in New Orleans. Payton cleared up any confusion regarding the former Heisman Trophy winner at the NFL owner's meetings in Phoenix Wednesday. "It gave me an opportunity to meet him," Payton told reporters. "I was out in Houston for three days for the Super Bowl, and I understand he was. It was the first time just having ...More >>
    When a report came out that Sean Payton had breakfast with Johnny Manziel during Super Bowl week in Houston many speculated about Manziel's future in New Orleans. Payton cleared up any confusion regarding the former Heisman Trophy winner at the NFL owner's meetings in Phoenix Wednesday. "It gave me an opportunity to meet him," Payton told reporters. "I was out in Houston for three days for the Super Bowl, and I understand he was. It was the first time just having ...More >>
  • 'My momma started calling me fat,' - LSU's Williams leaves 'Fat Darrel' behind

    'My momma started calling me fat,' - LSU's Williams leaves 'Fat Darrel' behind

    Wednesday, March 29 2017 6:23 AM EDT2017-03-29 10:23:51 GMT

    LSU senior running back Darrel Williams is down to 225 pounds and according to him and his teammates, quicker than ever. Williams carried the nickname "Fat Darrel' until recently, before he shook it and the weight off.

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    LSU senior running back Darrel Williams is down to 225 pounds and according to him and his teammates, quicker than ever. Williams carried the nickname "Fat Darrel' until recently, before he shook it and the weight off.

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  • 'I got the opportunity of a lifetime to play here at LSU' - Brandon Harris shares thoughts on move to NC

    'I got the opportunity of a lifetime to play here at LSU' - Brandon Harris shares thoughts on move to NC

    Brandon Harris (Source: WAFB)Brandon Harris (Source: WAFB)

    Former LSU quarterback Brandon Harris visited with WAFB Tuesday afternoon, sharing his thoughts on transferring from the Tigers to the North Carolina Tar Heels and what lies ahead for him in 2017. 

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    Former LSU quarterback Brandon Harris visited with WAFB Tuesday afternoon, sharing his thoughts on transferring from the Tigers to the North Carolina Tar Heels and what lies ahead for him in 2017. 

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  • Tulane tames LSU, beats Tigers 7-6

    For one night at least, Tulane looked like the Tulane of 'last' year. Especially when it came to playing and beating nationally ranked LSU, which the Green Wave did for the third straight time last night. 

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    For one night at least, Tulane looked like the Tulane of 'last' year. Especially when it came to playing and beating nationally ranked LSU, which the Green Wave did for the third straight time last night. 

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  • Former LSU ace gets opening day nod for the Orioles

    Former LSU ace gets opening day nod for the Orioles

    Former LSU pitcher Kevin Gausman will get 2017 opening day start for the Baltimore Orioles. 

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    Former LSU pitcher Kevin Gausman will get the 2017 opening day start for the Baltimore Orioles. 

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  • Saints sign Te'o; Lelito headed to Tennessee

    Saints sign Te'o; Lelito headed to Tennessee

    The New Orleans Saints signed linebacker Manti Te’o to a two-year contract on the same day offensive lineman Tim Lelito left for Tennessee.

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    The New Orleans Saints signed linebacker Manti Te’o to a two-year contract on the same day offensive lineman Tim Lelito left for Tennessee.

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  • LSU officially introduces Will Wade as new basketball coach

    LSU officially introduces Will Wade as new basketball coach

    LSU will officially introduce Will Wade as the university’s next men's basketball coach during a media event Wednesday.

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    LSU will officially introduce Will Wade as the university’s next men's basketball coach during a media event Wednesday.

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  • Christian LaCouture will wear No. 18 for LSU

    Christian LaCouture will wear No. 18 for LSU

    LSU defensive lineman Christian LaCouture will wear No. 18 this season. 

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    LSU defensive lineman Christian LaCouture will wear No. 18 this season. 

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  • Saints close to deal with LB Manti Te'o, per report

    Saints close to deal with LB Manti Te'o, per report

    Report: Saints close to a deal with Manti Te'o (nfl.com)Report: Saints close to a deal with Manti Te'o (nfl.com)

    The Saints are reportedly close to adding another linebacker. ESPN's Dan Graziano is reporting the Saints and Manti Te'o are close to a deal. Te'o spent the first four years of his career in San Diego.  He visited the Saints early in free agency and has ties to new linebackers coach, Mike Nolan who coached him with the Chargers.  Te'o would join a crowded Saints linebacker room. The team added free agent A.J. Klein on the first day of free agency. Also on the roster ar...

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    The Saints are reportedly close to adding another linebacker. ESPN's Dan Graziano is reporting the Saints and Manti Te'o are close to a deal. Te'o spent the first four years of his career in San Diego.  He visited the Saints early in free agency and has ties to new linebackers coach, Mike Nolan who coached him with the Chargers.  Te'o would join a crowded Saints linebacker room. The team added free agent A.J. Klein on the first day of free agency. Also on the roster ar...

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  • Davis leads Pelicans past Timberwolves, 123-109

    Davis leads Pelicans past Timberwolves, 123-109

    Pelicans team websitePelicans team website

    Anthony Davis had 28 points and 12 rebounds, and the New Orleans Pelicans beat the struggling Minnesota Timberwolves 123-109 on Sunday. 

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    Anthony Davis had 28 points and 12 rebounds, and the New Orleans Pelicans beat the struggling Minnesota Timberwolves 123-109 on Sunday. 

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  • Chase Daniel visits Saints, per report

    Chase Daniel visits Saints, per report

    Chase Daniel is reportedly visiting the Saints Sunday. (Photo by David Grunfeld, Nola.com |The Times-Picayune))Chase Daniel is reportedly visiting the Saints Sunday. (Photo by David Grunfeld, Nola.com |The Times-Picayune))

    The Saints have welcomed back a familiar face on a free agent visit, according to a report.

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    The Saints have welcomed back a familiar face on a free agent visit, according to a report.

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  • Funeral arrangements announced for Southern University coach Ben Jobe

    Funeral arrangements announced for Southern University coach Ben Jobe

    Wednesday, March 15 2017 9:32 PM EDT2017-03-16 01:32:40 GMT
    Source: APSource: AP

    Funeral arrangements have been announced for legendary Southern University basketball coach Ben Jobe. The Nashville-native died Friday, March 10 at age 84.

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    Funeral arrangements have been announced for legendary Southern University basketball coach Ben Jobe. The Nashville-native died Friday, March 10 at age 84.

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  • Pelicans put together balanced performance in dismantling of Portland

    With 16 games left in the season entering Tuesday night, the Pelicans trailed the Nuggets for the 8th spot in the Western Conference playoffs by 5.5 games and the Blazers are right on Denver's tail.

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    With 16 games left in the season entering Tuesday night, the Pelicans trailed the Nuggets for the 8th spot in the Western Conference playoffs by 5.5 games and the Blazers are right on Denver's tail.

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  • LSU baseball shuts out Louisiana College 13-0

    LSU baseball shuts out Louisiana College 13-0

    Tuesday, March 14 2017 11:17 PM EDT2017-03-15 03:17:57 GMT
    (Source: WAFB)(Source: WAFB)

    No. 6 LSU (13-4) blanked Louisiana College (13-5) by a score of 13-0 on Tuesday night at Alex Box Stadium, Skip Bertman Field.

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    No. 6 LSU (13-4) blanked Louisiana College (13-5) by a score of 13-0 on Tuesday night at Alex Box Stadium, Skip Bertman Field.

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  • UNO comes up short in NCAA Tournament

    UNO comes up short in NCAA Tournament

    Source: Michael DeMocker, NOLA.com | Times-PicayuneSource: Michael DeMocker, NOLA.com | Times-Picayune

    UNO jumped out to an early lead over fellow 16-seed Mount Saint Mary's but fell behind and trailed most of the rest of the game before ultimately falling short, 67-66. 

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    UNO jumped out to an early lead over fellow 16-seed Mount Saint Mary's but fell behind and trailed most of the rest of the game before ultimately falling short, 67-66. 

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  • Saints sign Alex Okafor

    Saints sign Alex Okafor

    The New Orleans Saints have agreed to a one-year contract with former Arizona linebacker Alex Okafor.

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    The New Orleans Saints have agreed to a one-year contract with former Arizona linebacker Alex Okafor.

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  • Reports: Butler to visit Saints, in contract talks

    Reports: Butler to visit Saints, in contract talks

    New England Patriots defensive back Malcolm Butler will visit the Saints on Thursday, according to Brett Martel.

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    New England Patriots defensive back Malcolm Butler will visit the Saints on Thursday, according to Brett Martel.

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  • LSU women's basketball makes NCAA Tournament as No. 8 seed

    LSU women's basketball makes NCAA Tournament as No. 8 seed

    Monday, March 13 2017 9:42 PM EDT2017-03-14 01:42:01 GMT

    For the 25th time in school history, the LSU women's basketball team will be playing in the NCAA Tournament as announced on ESPN Monday evening.

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    For the 25th time in school history, the LSU women's basketball team will be playing in the NCAA Tournament as announced on ESPN Monday evening.

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  • Brandin Cooks traded to the Patriots for draft picks

    Brandin Cooks traded to the Patriots for draft picks

    The reports of Brandin Cooks impending trade lurked for days, but tonight it finally came to fruition. 

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    The reports of Brandin Cooks impending trade lurked for days, but tonight it finally came to fruition. 

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  • LSU fires coach Johnny Jones after men's basketball has school-record losing season

    LSU fires coach Johnny Jones after men's basketball has school-record losing season

    Friday, March 10 2017 2:01 PM EST2017-03-10 19:01:28 GMT
    LSU Head Coach Johnny Jones (Source: WAFB)LSU Head Coach Johnny Jones (Source: WAFB)

    LSU has officially let go men’s basketball head coach Johnny Jones. 

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    LSU has officially let go men’s basketball head coach Johnny Jones. 

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  • Reports: Saints sign Ted Ginn and A.J. Klein

    (FOX 8 graphic)Reports:  The Saints have signed linebacker A.J. Klein and wide receiver Ted Ginn(FOX 8 graphic)Reports: The Saints have signed linebacker A.J. Klein and wide receiver Ted Ginn

    The Saints will sign linebacker A.J. Klein and wide receiver Ted Ginn, Jr. 

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    The Saints will sign linebacker A.J. Klein and wide receiver Ted Ginn, Jr. 

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  • Saints sign Larry Warford

    Saints sign Larry Warford

    (FOX 8 graphic) Saints have signed guard Larry Warford.(FOX 8 graphic) Saints have signed guard Larry Warford.

    The Saints have sured up the interior of their offensive line. Former Detroit Lions guard Larry Warford signed with the Saints Thursday. Warford's agent confirmed the deal. Warford will likely start at right guard for the Saints. Last year, Jahri Evans was brought back to man that spot; his days as a Saint are likely done. Warford started 57 games in four seasons with Detroit. Copyright 2017 WVUE. All rights reserved.

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    The Saints have sured up the interior of their offensive line. Former Detroit Lions guard Larry Warford signed with the Saints Thursday. Warford's agent confirmed the deal. Warford will likely start at right guard for the Saints. Last year, Jahri Evans was brought back to man that spot; his days as a Saint are likely done. Warford started 57 games in four seasons with Detroit. Copyright 2017 WVUE. All rights reserved.

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  • Report: Saints sign Nick Fairley to four-year contract

    Report: Saints sign Nick Fairley to four-year contract

    Report: Nick Fairley signs four-year contract with Saints. (Photo by David Grunfeld, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune)Report: Nick Fairley signs four-year contract with Saints. (Photo by David Grunfeld, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune)
    The Saints are bringing back their biggest free agent. According to Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network, the Saints have signed defensive tackle Nick Fairley to a four-year deal worth $30 million. Fairley signed a one-year 'prove it' deal in 2016. He responded with the best season of his career. Fairley's disruptive presence helped improve the interior of the Saints' defensive line. He finished with 6.5 sacks.  The reported contract is very reasonable for the Saints, who wanted to ...More >>
    The Saints are bringing back their biggest free agent. According to Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network, the Saints have signed defensive tackle Nick Fairley to a four-year deal worth $30 million. Fairley signed a one-year 'prove it' deal in 2016. He responded with the best season of his career. Fairley's disruptive presence helped improve the interior of the Saints' defensive line. He finished with 6.5 sacks.  The reported contract is very reasonable for the Saints, who wanted to ...More >>
  • Report: Saints consider trading Brandin Cooks to New England

    Report: Saints consider trading Brandin Cooks to New England

    Cooks leaped onto our list of top five best bargains on Saints roster in 2015Cooks leaped onto our list of top five best bargains on Saints roster in 2015

    ESPN is reporting the Saints would send Cooks to the Super Bowl champions in exchange for cornerback Malcolm Butler.

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    ESPN is reporting the Saints would send Cooks to the Super Bowl champions in exchange for cornerback Malcolm Butler.

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  • Report: LSU will fire Johnny Jones following SEC tournament, per source

    Report: LSU will fire Johnny Jones following SEC tournament, per source

    Tuesday, March 7 2017 6:24 PM EST2017-03-07 23:24:19 GMT
    LSU Head Coach Johnny Jones (Source: WAFB)LSU Head Coach Johnny Jones (Source: WAFB)

    CBS Sports is reporting a source has confirmed LSU will fire head basketball coach Johnny Jones if and when the Tigers are eliminated from the SEC tournament, which starts Wednesday.

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    CBS Sports is reporting a source has confirmed LSU will fire head basketball coach Johnny Jones if and when the Tigers are eliminated from the SEC tournament, which starts Wednesday.

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  • LSU baseball beats Baylor 4-0 in Shriners College Classic

    LSU baseball beats Baylor 4-0 in Shriners College Classic

    Saturday, March 4 2017 10:10 PM EST2017-03-05 03:10:30 GMT

    Senior left-hander Jared Poche’ fired seven scoreless innings Saturday to lead second-ranked LSU to a 4-0 win over No. 17 Baylor at Minute Maid Park.

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    Senior left-hander Jared Poche’ fired seven scoreless innings Saturday to lead second-ranked LSU to a 4-0 win over No. 17 Baylor at Minute Maid Park.

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  • Source: Saints, Snead have productive talks about returning

    Source: Saints, Snead have productive talks about returning

    Photo by Mark LagrangePhoto by Mark Lagrange

    The Saints have had productive talks with Willie Snead about a new contract, sources told FOX 8 Sports Friday.

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    The Saints have had productive talks with Willie Snead about a new contract, sources told FOX 8 Sports Friday.

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  • LSU baseball falls 9-6 to No. 1 TCU in Shriners Classic

    LSU baseball falls 9-6 to No. 1 TCU in Shriners Classic

    Saturday, March 4 2017 12:26 AM EST2017-03-04 05:26:36 GMT

    The LSU baseball team dropped its Shriners Hospital for Children College Classic opener against No. 1 TCU, 9-6, Friday night at Minute Maid Park.

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    The LSU baseball team dropped its Shriners Hospital for Children College Classic opener against No. 1 TCU, 9-6, Friday night at Minute Maid Park.

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  • LSU RB Leonard Fournette runs unofficial 4.51 at NFL Combine

    LSU RB Leonard Fournette runs unofficial 4.51 at NFL Combine

    Friday, March 3 2017 2:13 PM EST2017-03-03 19:13:45 GMT
    LSU running back Leonard Fournette (Source: Josh Auzenne/WAFB)LSU running back Leonard Fournette (Source: Josh Auzenne/WAFB)

    LSU running back Leonard Fournette ran an unofficial time of 4.51 seconds in the 40-yard dash at the NFL Combine. The 240-pound junior ran the 4.51 in his first attempt. In his second attempt, Fournette ran an unofficial 4.52.

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    LSU running back Leonard Fournette ran an unofficial time of 4.51 seconds in the 40-yard dash at the NFL Combine. The 240-pound junior ran the 4.51 in his first attempt. In his second attempt, Fournette ran an unofficial 4.52.

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  • LSU Men's hoops snaps 15-game losing skid on Senior Night

    LSU Men's hoops snaps 15-game losing skid on Senior Night

    Source: Hilary Scheinuk, NOLA.com | Times-PicayuneSource: Hilary Scheinuk, NOLA.com | Times-Picayune

    LSU had just one win in the year 2017 entering Wednesday's Senior Night festivities against Tennessee but the Tigers put together a second half surge to beat the Volunteers, 92-82, for their first win since January 4th.

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    LSU had just one win in the year 2017 entering Wednesday's Senior Night festivities against Tennessee but the Tigers put together a second half surge to beat the Volunteers, 92-82, for their first win since January 4th.

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  • Deichmann delivers again as LSU edges Nicholls, 3-2

    Deichmann delivers again as LSU edges Nicholls, 3-2

    Coming off a midweek upset of then-13th-ranked UL-Lafayette, Nicholls appeared to be working on another upset when they led third-ranked LSU 2-0 after the top of the fifth but the Tigers stormed back to get the win, 3-2.

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    Coming off a midweek upset of then-13th-ranked UL-Lafayette, Nicholls appeared to be working on another upset when they led third-ranked LSU 2-0 after the top of the fifth but the Tigers stormed back to get the win, 3-2.

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  • No compensatory picks for Saints

    (FOX 8 graphic) The Saints did not receive any compensatory picks this year.(FOX 8 graphic) The Saints did not receive any compensatory picks this year.
    The Saints will not receive any compensatory picks, the NFL announced today. Compensatory picks are draft choices handed out to teams who lost more or better free agents than they signed the previous year. The Saints did not qualify for any under the current formula. This year, 32 picks were handed out through the third and seventh round.  Copyright 2017 WVUE. All rights reserved. More >>
    The Saints will not receive any compensatory picks, the NFL announced today. Compensatory picks are draft choices handed out to teams who lost more or better free agents than they signed the previous year. The Saints did not qualify for any under the current formula. This year, 32 picks were handed out through the third and seventh round.  Copyright 2017 WVUE. All rights reserved. More >>
  • Andy Dodd plans to transfer from LSU

    Andy Dodd plans to transfer from LSU

    Backup offensive lineman Andy Dodd has decided to transfer from LSU. 

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    Backup offensive lineman Andy Dodd has decided to transfer from LSU. 

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  • Save the Dates: LSU football releases 2017 homecoming and other special dates

    Save the Dates: LSU football releases 2017 homecoming and other special dates

    (Source: WAFB)(Source: WAFB)

    LSU Football releases special dates for 2017 season.

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    Mark your calendars as LSU football releases special dates for 2017 season.

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  • Pelicans, Cousins looking for strong finish

    Pelicans, Cousins looking for strong finish

    Pelicans unveil the jerseys of Omri Casspi and DeMarcus Cousins. (Fox 8 Staff Photo)Pelicans unveil the jerseys of Omri Casspi and DeMarcus Cousins. (Fox 8 Staff Photo)

    Meeting with the New Orleans media for the first time as a Pelican, DeMarcus Cousins said all of the right things. He was candid, brought laughs, and even said he knows he has to tone it down with his 17 technical fouls.

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    Meeting with the New Orleans media for the first time as a Pelican, DeMarcus Cousins said all of the right things. He was candid, brought laughs, and even said he knows he has to tone it down with his 17 technical fouls.

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  • DeMarcus Cousins and Pelicans excited to embark on journey together

    DeMarcus Cousins and Pelicans excited to embark on journey together

    Source: Lance Washington, FOX 8Source: Lance Washington, FOX 8

    On the eve of DeMarcus Cousins' first game with the New Orleans Pelicans, the veteran center was introduced at the team facility. 

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    On the eve of DeMarcus Cousins' first game with the New Orleans Pelicans, the veteran center was introduced at the team facility. 

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  • Auburn hands LSU 14th-consecutive loss

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    LSU's Antonio Blakeney scored 29 points -- two short of his season high -- but was the only LSU player to score in double figures and therefore, the Tigers couldn't keep pace with Auburn, losing 98-75 in the P-Mac Tuesday night.

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    LSU's Antonio Blakeney scored 29 points -- two short of his season high -- but was the only LSU player to score in double figures and therefore, the Tigers couldn't keep pace with Auburn, losing 98-75 in the P-Mac Tuesday night.

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  • ELECTION RESULTS - Nov. 18

    ELECTION RESULTS - Nov. 18

    Sunday, November 19 2017 12:02 PM EST2017-11-19 17:02:22 GMT
    (Source: Secretary of State)(Source: Secretary of State)

    Results from the Nov. 18 State Treasurer election.

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    Results from the Nov. 18 State Treasurer election.

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  • Nov. 18 election results: Calcasieu Parish bonds and taxes

    Nov. 18 election results: Calcasieu Parish bonds and taxes

    Sunday, November 19 2017 12:15 AM EST2017-11-19 05:15:13 GMT
    (Source: KPLC)(Source: KPLC)

    FPD No. One of Wd. Six (Bond) -- $3.8M Bond - BOC - 20 Yrs.: Shall Fire Protection District No. One of Ward Six of the Parish of Calcasieu, Louisiana, incur debt and issue bonds in an amount not exceeding $3,800,000 for a period not to exceed twenty (20) years from the date thereof, with interest at a rate not exceeding 5.0% per annum, for the purpose of acquiring, constructing, improving, maintaining or operating fire protection facilities, machinery and equipment, including b...

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    FPD No. One of Wd. Six (Bond) -- $3.8M Bond - BOC - 20 Yrs.: Shall Fire Protection District No. One of Ward Six of the Parish of Calcasieu, Louisiana, incur debt and issue bonds in an amount not exceeding $3,800,000 for a period not to exceed twenty (20) years from the date thereof, with interest at a rate not exceeding 5.0% per annum, for the purpose of acquiring, constructing, improving, maintaining or operating fire protection facilities, machinery and equipment, including b...

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  • Nov. 18 election results: Calcasieu Parish School Board bonds

    Nov. 18 election results: Calcasieu Parish School Board bonds

    Saturday, November 18 2017 11:56 PM EST2017-11-19 04:56:30 GMT
    CPSB logo (Source: CPSB)CPSB logo (Source: CPSB)

    Several parish bonds are on the Nov. 18 ballot in Calcasieu Parish. A bond is a way to borrow money that will have to be paid back, by you, the taxpayer. This is what the Calcasieu Parish School Board is putting on the November ballot for residents to consider in areas of Lake Charles and Westlake.  School District No. 23 -- $56.3M Bond - SB - 20 Yrs.: Shall School District No. 23 of Calcasieu Parish, Louisiana ("District"), incur debt and i...

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    Several parish bonds are on the Nov. 18 ballot in Calcasieu Parish. A bond is a way to borrow money that will have to be paid back, by you, the taxpayer. This is what the Calcasieu Parish School Board is putting on the November ballot for residents to consider in areas of Lake Charles and Westlake.  School District No. 23 -- $56.3M Bond - SB - 20 Yrs.: Shall School District No. 23 of Calcasieu Parish, Louisiana ("District"), incur debt and i...

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