McNeese falls to Southeastern, drops to 0-5 in SLC play

A.J. Lawson flirted with a triple-double with 21 points, 12 assists and seven rebounds and McNeese had several chances in the final two minutes to pull ahead, but Southeastern Louisiana was able to hold off any threat and defeated the Cowboys 92-88 in Southland Conference action on Wednesday night i

Cowgirls land two on Southland preseason soccer team

Report: Astros, Michael Brantley agree to new two-year deal

  Brittany Brees says Drew played through several injuries never reported

Petty leads No. 18 Alabama in 105-75 blowout win over LSU

  #SWLA Hoops Highlights Tuesday Jan. 19th

Former Saints TE Benjamin Watson reflects on time playing with Drew Brees

Continued Coverage

Cowgirls travel to Southeastern Wednesday in search of their fourth straight SLC win

Cowboys return home to host Lions on Wednesday

LSU baseball announces 2021 schedule

Lake Charles native Terry Fontenot named Atlanta Falcons new general manager

MLB supports McNeese baseball, Peterson and LeBlanc team up to give back

Report: Aaron Glenn leaving Saints to become Lions defensive coordinator

McNeese releases 2021 softball schedule

McNeese softball will open its 2021 season on Feb. 12 in what will be the start of a very attractive and challenging schedule that consists of teams from eight different conferences.

REPORT: Ryan Nielsen to stay with Saints, was target for LSU DC

LSU was reportedly close to naming Saints defensive line coach Ryan Nielsen as its next defensive coordinator on Monday, Jan. 18, but it didn’t happen and the Tigers are still searching for Bo Pelini’s replacement.

LSU freshman Haleigh Bryant named SEC Gymnast of the Week

LSU freshman Haleigh Bryant has been named SEC Gymnast of the Week after her outstanding all-around performance against No. 6 Arkansas.

Jeff Duncan: There Will Never Be Another No. 9

The greatest era in Saints history ended on Sunday.Drew Brees played his final game in New Orleans and his three-interception performance proved to be a disappointing end to a brilliant career.The official announcement of his retirement won’t come for a few days or possibly even weeks.

LSU sophomore OT Dare Rosenthal announces return, meaning entire O-line is back

  WATCH: Brees spends time after season-ending loss with family, Brady on field

Saints self-destruct in 30-20 loss to Bucs in NFC Divisional

Brees makes no decision on his playing future after loss to Bucs

Four turnovers end Saints’ playoff run

Feazell ties career high with 22 points in loss to UNO

Cowboys make strides in first full preseason scrimmage

McNeese held its first all-out football scrimmage of the preseason on Saturday, marking the first time in over a year the Cowboys have competed in a game-like situation.

Jameis Winston TD pass keeps Saints-Bucs game close

Saints swept the Bucs in the regular season

REPORT: Taysom Hill to miss game vs. Bucs

The New Orleans Saints will be without two key piece on offense heading into Sunday’s game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.

LSU claws its way to 85-80 win over South Carolina

The LSU men’s basketball team trailed South Carolina by as many as 11 points but fought back to get the victory in the PMAC on Saturday, Jan. 16.

  Stubblefield Scores Career High in 67-61 win over New Orleans

Despite being shorthanded and undersized, McNeese women’s basketball team improved to 3-7 overall and remained undefeated in league play at 3-0 with a 67-61 win over New Orleans here Saturday.

Saints WR Tre’Quan Smith activated from injured reserve

Smith played in 14 games this season for the Saints

Saints lineman Will Clapp out with COVID-19

Clapp is a reserve offensive lineman

Pelicans suffer 5th-straight loss with 112-95 defeat at Lakers

Zion Williamson returned to the lineup for the Pelicans and finished with a double-double but it wasn’t nearly enough to lift his team over the Lakers on Friday, Jan. 15.

  Jan. 15 #SWLApreps high school basketball highlights

High School hoops highlights and finals from January 15, 2021

Saints defense focuses on affecting Tom Brady

It may be his birthday but it won’t be much of a birthday weekend celebration for Drew Brees if the Saints defense doesn’t do its part and get after Tom Brady.

  Sports Person of the Week - DeMarcus Jack

The Elton Indians beat the Hamilton Christian Warriors this week for the first time since 2013, and one of the reasons for that was because of Demarcus Jack.

The Southland Conference modifies 2021 baseball schedule format

The Southland Conference Board of Directors has approved a modified schedule format for the 2021 baseball conference season in which member institutions will play 40 league games. Each of the school’s 10 previously-scheduled weekend series will expand from a three-game series to four games.

Southwest Louisiana native Travis Etienne declares for NFL draft

Former Jennings bulldog and Clemson running back Travis Etienne surprised a lot of people when he decided to come back for his senior season at Clemson, but his most recent announcement didn’t surprise anyone.

  McNeese puts the pads back on in preparation for upcoming season

As the spring season approaches for the Cowboys, the itch to get back out on the field and hit other people has been weighing heavy on their minds.

Drew Brees hopes for a strong finish when he walks away

New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees may be hoping for the right time to walk away from football with a strong finish.

LSU junior S Todd Harris Jr. announces his return for another season

LSU junior safety Todd Harris Jr. announced on social media that he will be back playing in Tiger Stadium in 2021. Harris posted a video on Instagram with the message, “Unfinished business, let’s WORK.”

LSU upsets previously unbeaten No. 7 Texas A&M in OT

The LSU women’s basketball team saw its big lead totally evaporate by the fourth quarter against Texas A&M but the Lady Tigers were able to force overtime and get the victory over the Lady Aggies.

Frank Martin, 2 men’s basketball assistants will not travel to LSU for Saturday’s game

Team officials announced Thursday that Martin, assistant coach Chuck Martin, and Gamecock men’s basketball director of student-athlete development Doug Edwards will not make the trip to Baton Rouge due to COVID-19 health and safety protocols.

Williamson cleared to resume team activities

New Orleans Pelicans forward Zion Williamson has been cleared to resume team activities, the organization reported Thursday, Jan. 14.

Southern picked to 3-peat as SWAC West champs

Southern head coach Dawson Odums and his Jaguars were an overwhelming pick to win the SWAC West on the second day of the league’s spring media days.

McNeese lands Louisiana Tech transfer receiver

On Thursday, the Pokes landed another transfer in Louisiana Tech senior wide receiver Cee Jay Powell. He has one year of eligibility remaining and will suit up in the fall for the Pokes.

MLK Warrior Classic to be held at Burton Coliseum on Jan. 23

Basketball is back in Burton! Hamilton Christian is hosting the MLK Warrior Classic at Burton Coliseum on Saturday, Jan. 23. 20 teams will compete in 10 games throughout the day, including both girl and boy teams from schools across Louisiana and the number one ranked high school player from North C

WAC officially announces expansion involving SFA Athletics starting in July

The SFA athletic department is preparing for a quick move to the WAC in the coming months.

Nickeil Alexander-Walker scores 37 for short-handed Pelicans squad in loss to Clippers

The New Orleans Pelicans were without three of their starters and came up short against the Clippers in Los Angeles but second-year guard Nickeil Alexander-Walker showed what he is capable of when given some playing time.

  #SWLA Hoops; Iowa blows past Kaplan 88 - 22

Iowa Yellow Jackets blow out Kaplan 88 - 22

Cowboys dig early hole, fall 83-61 at UIW

Cowboys fall 83-61 against UIW

LSU flexes its muscle in 92-76 win over Arkansas

LSU used a 26-2 run to jump out to a 31-point lead in the first half and all five starters scored in double figures in a win over Arkansas on Wednesday, Jan. 13, in the PMAC.

Saints QB expected Brees vs. Brady, Round III

The Saints swept the Bucs in the regular season by a combined total, 72-28

LSU QB talk heats up in January

Myles Brennan, TJ Finley, Max Johnson, and Garrett Nussmeier are on scholarship at QB

Southland Conference reinstitutes full postseason brackets for spring sports

The Southland Conference announced Wednesday that it has reinstated full postseason brackets for the upcoming 2020-21 league championship events. The Southland announced last May that it would reduce some tournaments in half for precautionary financial reasons due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Zion Williamson ruled out against Clippers due to COVID-19 protocols

It is unsure if Williamson tested positive or was in close contact with someone who did.

REPORT: SEC ADs approve normal baseball season structure

Athletic directors in the SEC have approved a plan for the 2021 baseball season to have a normal schedule structure, according to reports.

LSU formally introduces Peetz as OC and Mangas as passing game coordinator

The LSU football program formally introduced new offensive coordinator Jake Peetz and new passing game coordinator DJ Mangas on Wednesday.

Former LSU RB Chris Curry commits to Utah

Former LSU running back Chris Curry has committed to Utah. He made the announcement via social media on Wednesday, Jan. 13.

  SWLA Hoops Highlights Tuesday Jan. 12th

Highlights and scores from some of our local area high school teams.

LSU prepares to host Arkansas for first of 3-game homestand

LSU head coach Will Wade and his Tigers begin a three-game homestand Wednesday night against the Arkansas Razorbacks.

  Cowboys battling through winless start to SLC play

The McNeese Cowboys are 0-2 to open Southland Conference play for the second consecutive year, although the coaching staff is confident they can turn the ship around as they did a year ago. In 2020, McNeese started 0-3 in SLC play before reeling off seven straight wins en route to finishing 10-10 in

Saints prepare for Tom Brady and surging Bucs

Many Saints fans wonder whether Tom Brady, the one guy you oftentimes do not want to see in the playoffs, is saving his best for last when it comes to facing New Orleans.

Cowboys aim for first SLC win at UIW on Wednesday

McNeese returns to Southland Conference action on Wednesday night when it visits Incarnate Word looking for its first league win of the season.

1-on-1 battles will decide Saints-Bucs game

The Black and Gold disposed of Tampa in two regular season games by a combined score of, 72-26

REPORT: LSU senior LB Ray Thornton has entered the transfer portal

LSU senior outside linebacker Ray Thornton has entered the transfer portal.

No. 1 Alabama wins national title 52-24 over No. 3 Ohio St

The Tide finished perfect during a season that could not have been further from it as COVID-19 forced teams into quarantines and endless testing and uncertainty every single week with games played in mostly empty stadiums.

Kamara excels against the Bears despite missing practice all week

Kamara accounted for a 116 yards, with a rushing touchdown

Pels at Mavericks game postponed due to COVID-19

The New Orleans Pelicans game at the Dallas Mavericks has been postponed tonight due to COVID-19.

Brees and Brady joke about being the oldest QBs ahead of Sunday’s playoff game

Monday night Brady posted a photoshopped picture to Twitter showing the two of them as old men complete with gray beards.

LSU OT Austin Deculus decides to play for 5th year

The LSU football team looks like it will be in great shape at the offensive line position next season after yet another Tiger has announced plans to return in 2021.

Saints fans get ready for Brees versus Brady

If you are a Saints’ season ticket holder you could still have a shot at being in the Dome for the big game.

Report: Saints sign kicker Blair Walsh to practice squad

Report: Saints add kicker to practice squad

Saints’ defense dominates in 21-9 win over Bears in NFC Wild Card

The New Orleans Saints’ defense dominated the Chicago Bears in the NFC Wild Card in the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on Sunday, Jan. 10, to move on to the NFC Divisional round of the playoffs.

Saints WR Deonte Harris provides instant spark in passing game

In his first game off injured reserve, Deonte Harris led the Saints receiving in their NFC Wildcard win against the Bears.

Coach Payton gets “slimed” after Saints beat the Bears

Saints beat the Bears, 21-9

Saints host the Bucs in the NFC divisional round of the playoffs

The Saints beat the Bucs twice in the regular season

LSU comes up just short to Tennessee, 64-63

It was a close game the entire way when the LSU women’s basketball team hosted Tennessee in the PMAC on Sunday, Jan. 10, and the home team came up just short.

Kamara activated to Saints roster for Bears game

(7) Bears at (2) Saints, 3:40 p.m.

McNeese goes 1 for 2 in double header against Northwestern State

THE SECOND WEEK OF CONFERENCE PLAY IS IN THE BOOKS FOR THE MCNEESE COWGIRLS AS THEY CAPTURED THEIR SECOND WIN OF THE SEASON 67-47 OVER NORTHWESTERN STATE.

Short-handed Cowboys fall 78-75 to Demons

KeyShawn Feazell returned after nearly a month away from the game due to COVID protocol and led McNeese with 22 points to go along with eight rebounds, but the Cowboys were missing two starters (Braelon Bush and Chris Orlina) and their top player off the bench in Collin Warren and fell 78-75 to Nort

The Unofficial Last Run At Glory - A Drew Brees Tribute

Sometime between Sunday, Jan. 10, and early February, Drew Brees will throw his final pass as a New Orleans Saint. Here's a tribute to the record-shattering future first-ballot Pro Football Hall of Fame quarterback.

Cowgirls start SLC play 2-0 following 67-47 win over Northwestern State

For the first time since the 2017-18 season, the McNeese women’s basketball team is off to a 2-0 Southland Conference start following a 67-47 win over Northwestern State Saturday.