Gayle Benson needs other NFL owners help to avoid plays like “NOLA no-call” in the future

“NOLA no-call” will be a hot topic at the NFL Owners’ Meetings this week in Phoenix

LSU Baseball: March 25 National Polls

‘How sweet it is’ billboards to go up in Baton Rouge

  The 318 to the NFL

Gilbert impressed with Cowboys on first day in full pads

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Cowboys fall to UIW in series finale at home

No. 7 LSU baseball drops series to No. 5 Georgia after 9th inning rally comes up short

Astros sign Justin Verlander to three-year contract

No. 3 LSU gymnastics wins SEC Championship

Cowboys drop second straight to UIW

Tremont Waters becomes a legend at LSU with game-winning shot

McNeese splits DH with Northwestern State

McNeese softball split a Southland Conference doubleheader here Saturday against Northwestern State to take the overall series 2-1. McNeese picked up the first game of the doubleheader by a 5-2 score then dropped the nightcap 4-3 in eight innings.

No. 8 LSU softball holds on to win series over No. 12 Georgia

No. 8 LSU used a big third inning to take the lead over No. 12 Georgia and held on to it to win the weekend series in Athens.

No. 7 LSU baseball falls to No. 5 Georgia in Game 2

No. 7 LSU was held scoreless in its loss to No. 5 Georgia in Game 2 of the weekend series in Athens, GA.

  Mar. 22 #SWLAPreps high school softball highlights

SOFTBALL: Sam Houston shuts out Iota, Barbe holds off Teurlings Catholic

  Cowboys fall to UIW in first game of weekend series

  McClain moves up to second in career hits as McNeese downs Northwestern State

  Sports Person of the Week - Andrew Sheridan

No. 7 LSU baseball holds No. 5 Georgia scoreless in Game 1

Kinder native Blake Trahan won’t make Reds opening day roster

Astros sign Alex Bregman to five-year, $100 million contract extension

White, Williams, and 10 other former Tigers showcase their talent at LSU Pro Day

LSU will host its annual Pro Day for 12 former Tigers hoping to impress NFL scouts and hear their name called on draft day.

Roydell Brown named to 2nd team NABC All-District 23

Roydell Brown, McNeese’s leading scorer and rebounder despite missing the last 8 ½ games due to an injury, has been named to the 2018-19 NABC Division I All-District 23 Second Team, the organization has released.

  Mar. 21 #SWLAPreps high school baseball and softball highlights

BASEBALL: Barbe defeats Lafayette, Welsh took down Kinder SOFTBALL: Sam Houston rolls Sulphur, Kinder blows by Welsh

No. 3 LSU basketball survives against No. 14 Yale to advance in NCAA Tournament

No. 3 LSU survived a late rally by No. 14 Yale to move on to the next round of the NCAA Tournament.

Source: Saints agree to terms with CB/Returner Marcus Sherels

Source: Saints agree to terms with return specialist

LSU players relieved to get first NCAA Tournament win under their belts

LSU looked to be making the NCAA Tournament look easy as they strolled out to a 9-0 lead in the early going against Yale and eventually led by 14 at the break and as much as 18 in the second half

LSU vs Yale: Let the madness begin

No. 3 seed LSU (26-6) will face No. 14 seed Yale Thursday at 11:40 a.m. in Jacksonville, FL.

  McNeese upsets No. 9 UL Lafayette in extra innings, 5-4

The Cowgirl (13-17) win snapped a 10-game losing streak against the Cajuns (23-4) and its the first McNeese win over the Cajuns since a 3-1 win in Lafayette in 2010 when the Cajuns were ranked No. 22. It’s also the first win over a UL Lafayette team that was ranked in the Top 10 since 2004 when McNe

No. 7 LSU baseball beats Nicholls on walk-off double in 10 innings

No. 7 LSU got all it could handle from Nicholls State but the Tigers managed to pull off the win in extra innings Wednesday night at Alex Box Stadium.

  McNeese straps on pads for spring football, QB race wide open

Week one of spring football allowed the Cowboys to get acclimated to new schemes on both sides of the ball. Now that week two has come around and the pads have come on, practices have intensified— something first-year head coach Sterlin Gilbert has taken notice of.

LSU guard Javonte Smart ‘kept the faith’ during his suspension

Smart is cleared to play the entire NCAA Tournament

Astros extend reliever Ryan Pressly through 2021

The Houston Astros have signed right-handed pitcher Ryan Pressly to a two-year contract extension covering the 2020 and 2021 seasons. The deal also includes a vesting option for 2022. Additional terms of the deal were not disclosed.

McNeese’s Blake Elliott climbs to No. 19 national ranking

A day after finishing tied for fourth place at the McNeese/Lake Charles Toyota Invitational, Cowboy senior golfer Blake Elliott jumped three spots to No. 19 in the Golfstat individual national rankings and No. 8 in the region.

  MMA legend Royce Gracie teaches seminar in Lake Charles

UFC Hall of Famer Royce Gracie’s seven-month international tour stopped in Lake Charles Tuesday at Lake Area Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu. Gracie put on a child and adult seminar teaching the martial art of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu.

Coach O’s contract extension includes $500K raise, $2M in incentives

LSU officials approved a contract extension for Coach O after the Tigers' 10-3 season and bowl game victory over UCF.

  Mar. 19 #SWLAPreps high school baseball and softball highlights

BASEBALL: Barbe defeats Comeaux, Sulphur falls to Acadiana SOFTBALL: Sulphur takes down New Iberia

  McLemore picks up first win of the season as McNeese completes regular season sweep of Houston

The McNeese Cowboys baseball team defeated the Houston Cougars in a 1-0 combined two-hit shutout Tuesday night at Joe Miller Ballpark behind a stellar pitching performance from the McNeese bullpen.

Grant Delpit embracing leadership role on LSU defense

The rock of the 2018 LSU defense, Devin White, has moved on to the NFL. Now, Grant Delpit has taken the leader role on Dave Aranda’s dominant defense.

Coach Benford says ‘it is time to hit the reset button’ with NCAA Tournament

LSU vs. Yale, Thursday at 11:40 a.m.

McNeese’s Elliott places 4th, Cowboys 6th at Lake Charles Toyota Invitational

The third and final round of the 2nd Annual McNeese/Lake Charles Toyota Invitational was just as stacked with low scores as the first two rounds as McNeese’s Blake Elliott rallied for a 7-under 65 to climb five places, ending in a tie for fourth place on the individual leaderboard.

LSU head coach Will Wade staying in-touch with coaches during suspension

LSU vs. Yale, Thursday at 11:40 a.m.

Former Saints wideout Tommylee Lewis moving on to Detroit Lions

Tommylee Lewis has found a new home less than a week into free agency as the Detroit Lions announced the wide receiver’s signing Tuesday.

Patriots owner Robert Kraft offered a plea deal in prostitution case - with a catch

Prosecutors offered Kraft, along with others a plea deal, but they must concede they would've been found guilty.

Paralyzed former football player Devon Gales hired as assistant coach at Georgia high school

Former Southern University Cornerback Devon Gales is heading back to the football field almost four years after he was paralyzed during a game.

McNeese golf finishes day one of the Lake Charles Toyota Invitational in sixth place

The field in the 2nd Annual McNeese/Lake Charles Toyota Invitational blistered the Country Club at The Golden Nugget on Monday as 13 of the 18 teams finished the two rounds under par while 43rd-ranked TCU paved the way with a 36-under par showing followed by No. 10 Texas Tech at minus-28.

  Cowgirls drop SFA series on the road

McNeese drops first SLC series to SFA

  Cowboys pick up first SLC series win over Lamar

McNeese opened up SLC play this past weekend with a series win over Lamar.

LSU Eunice baseball coach Jeff Willis surpasses 800 career wins

LSU Eunice baseball head coach Jeff Willis notched his 800th career win Saturday as his Bengals used a 12-run inning to breeze past Baton Rouge CC, 15-3. Willis has averaged more than 48 wins a season in his now 17 years as the head coach.

McNeese’s Heaven Terrell wins long jump at Louisiana Classics

McNeese Cowgirl jumper Heaven Terrell was the only winner on the second day of the Louisiana Classics Saturday afternoon after she won the women’s long jump with a mark of 18-feet, 9.75-inches.

Tiger basketball drops out of top 10

LSU is ranked No. 12 in the Associated Press and USA Today Top 25 basketball polls after a heartbreaking loss to Florida in the SEC Tournament.

LSU basketball earns No. 3 in seed NCAA Tournament

LSU basketball has learned its seeding, regional, and first opponent in NCAA Tournament.

No. 10 LSU baseball sweeps Kentucky

No. 10 LSU completed a weekend sweep of Kentucky with another win Sunday at Alex Box Stadium.

Fisbeck’s late home run lifts Cowboys over Lamar

The McNeese Cowboys baseball team defeated the Lamar Cardinals 6-4 off a Nate Fisbeck two-run home run off the left field foul pole in the eighth inning to clinch the series finale Sunday afternoon at Joe Miller Ballpark.

Bats come alive as No. 10 LSU drums Kentucky in Game 2

No. 10 LSU had no problems hitting the ball in Game 2 against Kentucky Saturday night at Alex Box Stadium.

Grand slam lifts No. 7 Florida over No. 9 LSU softball in Game 1

No. 9 LSU fell to No. 7 Florida in Game 1 on a grand slam in the seventh inning at Tiger Park Saturday night.

Anderson brilliant but Cowboys fall 2-1 in 11

It was a game of inches late in Saturday’s Southland Conference baseball game between McNeese and Lamar, with the Cardinals winning the inch battle that helped them prevail with a 2-1, 11-inning win over the Cowboys.

No. 10 LSU baseball takes Game 1 over Kentucky in 12 innings

A walk-off walk in the bottom of the 12th inning gave No. 10 LSU the win over Kentucky in Game 1 at Alex Box Stadium Saturday.

McNeese falls 4-2 in rubber game at SFA

Stephen F. Austin softball scored three runs in the bottom of the sixth inning to pick up a come from behind 4-2 win over McNeese Saturday in the rubber game of a Southland Conference series.

  Home runs fuel McNeese in SLC-opening win vs. Lamar

The McNeese Cowboys baseball team defeated the Lamar Cardinals 6-1 in their Southland Conference opener Friday night at Joe Miller Ballpark.

  Mar. 15 #SWLAPreps high school baseball highlights

Sam Houston shut out Airline, Pitkin rolled Dequincy, Kinder defeated Iowa, West Ouachita took down Sulphur

LSU baseball Game 1 vs. Kentucky rained out

Friday night’s LSU baseball game has been rained out.

  McNeese softball splits doubleheader at SFA

McNeese senior Aubree Turbeville’s first career grand slam came at the right time in the second game of a Southland Conference doubleheader against Stephen F. Austin Friday as it sparked McNeese to an 8-2 second game win to earn the split. McNeese dropped the opener 7-0. The rubber game of the serie

No. 1 LSU basketball upset by No. 8 Florida SEC Tournament

It’s one-and-done for the No. 1 seed LSU Tigers after they were upset by No. 8 seed Florida in the quarterfinal round of the SEC Tournament in Nashville.

Former Barbe and LSU football standout training Lake Charles youth in football

'Desean Smith Football Training' Former Barbe HS and LSU football player offering training sessions to young athletes

Wayde Sims to be honored with SEC Legend award at halftime of LSU-Florida game

Wayde's parents, Wayne and Fay will represent their late son in accepting the award.

Barbe baseball coach Glenn Cecchini eclipses 900 wins

There isn’t much Barbe baseball coach Glenn Cecchini hasn’t accomplished at the high school level. From national championships to state championships— he’s done it all. He reached another milestone on Thursday in the form of 900 career wins at the high school level.

  Sports Person of the Week - Brandi Williams

The Barbe alum was named as the Sun Belt freshman of the year and set new UL Lafayette records for points scored in a season by a freshman and free throw percentage.

No. 1 seed LSU set to face No. 8 seed Florida in SEC Tournament

No. 1 seed LSU now knows it will face No. 8 seed Florida after the Gators beat No. 9 seed Arkansas, 66-50, in the SEC Tournament Thursday.

LSU football makes progress in Week 2 of spring practice

LSU football is now in week two of spring practices.

Southwest Louisiana natives off to hot start with McNeese baseball

The McNeese baseball program under Justin Hill hasn’t shied away from recruiting local talent. A quick glance at the roster shows the Cowboys have 16 players with ties to the Lake Charles area.

LSU QB Myles Brennan finally stable with his weight and his game

Brennan will be a sophomore for the Tigers this fall

Report: Backup QB Teddy Bridgewater returning to Saints

Backup quarterback Teddy Bridgewater is expected to re-sign with the New Orleans Saints

No. 10 LSU baseball opens SEC play Friday night against Kentucky

The struggling Tigers are hosting the Kentucky Wildcats in a three-game SEC series at Alex Box Stadium this weekend.

2019 Louisiana High School All-Star basketball rosters announced

The rosters have been announced for the 2019 LHSCA / LHSBCA All-Star Basketball games on March 16.

Will Wade asks LSU to lift his suspension; LSU legal counsel releases new statement

Wade was suspended by LSU athletic director Joe Alleva on Friday, Mar. 8.

Drew Brees restructures, clears cap space, report says

New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees has restructured his contract to shave money off of his salary cap number

No. 10 LSU baseball rebounds with easy win over Texas Southern

No. 10 LSU rebounded from its midweek loss to Northwestern State with an easy win over Texas Southern Wednesday night at Alex Box Stadium.

Still no word on Wade, Smart decision as LSU basketball departs for SEC tournament play

The LSU men’s basketball team is heading to Nashville, Tennessee as the No. 1 seed in the SEC tournament Wednesday, still unsure what will happen to star freshman guard Javonte Smart and head coach Will Wade.