LSU takes podium Monday at SEC Media Days

SEC Media Days get underway Monday, July 15 in Hoover, Ala. with the LSU contingency fielding questions from sports journalists on the first afternoon of the conference.

Pelicans get knocked out of NBA Summer League playoffs by Memphis

Rangers rally from 4 down to beat Astros 9-8 on Santana hit

Stitched up: Astros’ All-Star INF Bregman out of lineup

  Sports Person of the Week - Kevin Hardy

Saints rookie Carl Granderson sentenced to six months in jail

REPORT: Father of former LSU guard Tremont Waters found dead in motel; investigation underway

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D-D Breaux named Outstanding College Coach in Louisiana

Devin White guest speaker for Walk On’s Independence Bowl

  Lacassine’s Carly Whittington re-classifies to 2019, signs with Alabama

Astros’ Alex Bregman takes ground ball to the chin; exits game against Rangers early

AP source: Russell Westbrook going to Rockets for Chris Paul

  Lacassine’s Whittington signs with Alabama

Sam Houston hires former LSUE assistant Rob Acord as boys basketball coach

Former LSU Eunice assistant Rob Acord is returning to the high school ranks as the new head coach for the Sam Houston Broncos.

CBS Sports ranks LSU at No. 4 in ‘Best of College Sports’ poll

LSU is ranked as the No. 4 overall sports program for 2018-2019, according to CBS Sports.

McNeese lands three on Preseason All-Southland First Team

McNeese offensive lineman Grant Burguillos, defensive end Chris Livings, and defensive back Colby Burton are all first team selections on the 2019 Preseason All-Southland Conference Football teams, the league office announced on Thursday.

Former LSU pitcher Jared Poche decides to retire from professional baseball

LSU baseball’s all-time wins leader at pitcher, Jared Poche, is calling it a career.

Former McNeese golfer Robert MacIntyre paired with Rickie Fowler and Rory McIlroy at Scottish Open

LSU football announces SEC Media Days attendees

Eddie Smith joins LSU baseball staff as volunteer coach and hitting coach

  St. Louis’ Hardy Brothers hold local basketball camp

Curtis, Karr, and Easton only Louisiana schools in High School Football America Preseason 100

Former Cowgirl Erika Piancastelli Named European Championship Most Outstanding Player

Saints release 2019 training camp schedule, 13 practices open to the public

The Black and Gold will also practice at Tulane University

The Latest: AL racks up Ks, tops NL 4-3 for 7th straight win

The Latest: AL pitchers strike out 16, beat NL 4-3 for seventh straight All-Star Game win

Astros’ Bregman eliminated by Pederson in 1st round of HR Derby

Houston Astros third baseman Alex Bregman was hoping to add a Home Run Derby title to his trophy shelf to go along with last year’s All-Star Game MVP. Despite bringing a pretty powerful swing to to Progressive Field, the LSU alum once again couldn’t advance to the second round.

  7-in-Seven Countdown: Top Touchdown Live matchups in 2019

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Verlander to start MLB All-Star Game

Astros RHP Justin Verlander was named the starting pitcher for the American League squad in Tuesday night’s Major League Baseball All-Star Game at Progressive Field in Cleveland, OH.

McNeese’s Riley Isaac Named To WGCA All-Scholar Team

McNeese women’s golfer Riley Isaac has been named to the Women’s Golf Coaches Association (WGCA) All-American Scholar Team, the organization announced today.

Former LSU F Naz Reid looks impressive in limited NBA Summer League play

Former LSU forward Naz Reid started for the Minnesota Timberwolves against the Atlanta Hawks Sunday.

Former LSU star Aaron Nola keeps batters hitless through 5 innings in Phillies win over Mets

Former LSU ace Aaron Nola, who currently pitches for the Philadelphia Phillies, picked up another win by keeping the New York Mets hitless into the sixth inning.

Former LSU F Kavell Bigby-Williams notches second straight double-double in Pelicans loss to Wizards

Former LSU forward Kavell Bigby-Williams has been impressive in his first two NBA Summer League games with the New Orleans Pelicans, finishing with double-doubles in both.

  US wins 4th World Cup title, 2nd in a row, beats Dutch 2-0

The United States won its record fourth Women’s World Cup title and second in a row, beating the Netherlands 2-0 Sunday night when Megan Rapinoe converted a penalty kick in the second half and Rose Lavelle added a goal.

Former LSU guard Tremont Waters makes NBA Summer League debut

Former LSU point guard Tremont Waters was on the court Saturday in Las Vegas for his NBA Summer League debut.

Zion Williamson out for rest of NBA Summer League, Pelicans announce

New Orleans Pelicans rookie Zion Williamson will not play for the remainder of the NBA Summer League, the team announced Saturday.

NBA Summer League to go on after earthquake

Play will go on for the NBA Summer League in Las Vegas, day after earthquake

Clippers trading for George, signing Leonard, AP source says

The Clippers will be landing Leonard as a free agent after they acquire Paul George from the Oklahoma City Thunder in a massive trade for players and draft picks, a person familiar with the negotiations said.

Pelicans-Knicks game postponed by earthquake

Earthquake causes delay in Knicks-Pelicans Summer League game

Angels hit four homers to down Astros 5-4

Mike Trout hit his American League-leading 26th homer, and Kole Calhoun, Shohei Ohtani and Andrelton Simmons also went deep to give the Los Angeles Angels a 5-4 win over the Houston Astros on Friday night.

Former LSU Tiger DJ LeMahieu hits game-winning RBI to lift Yankees over Rays in extra inning

Former LSU Tiger DJ LeMahieu smacked a two-RBI single in the top of the 10th to break a 3-3 tie against the Tampa Bay Rays in what ended up being the game-winning hit for the New York Yankees Thursday.

  Sports Person of the Week - Holly Jones

One of those e-sports teams – the Bloodhounds. Because these gamers are so immersed in the digital world, their graphics and design must be as elite as they are. That’s where Sulphur native Holly Jones comes in.

UL Ragin’ Cajuns baseball head coach Tony Robichaux dies at 57; arrangements announced

Tony Robichaux, the head baseball coach of the University of Louisiana at Lafayette, has died at the age of 57.

  Remembering Tony Robichaux

UL Lafayette baseball coach Tony Robichaux passed away Wednesday morning at the age of 57. But hearing from those who knew him, the McNeese Hall of Famer’s impact reaches far beyond the diamond.

Bregman, Pederson join All-Star Home Run Derby

Houston's Alex Bregman and Joc Pederson of the Los Angeles Dodgers have joined the field for Monday's All-Star Home Run Derby

Astros blast their way past Rockies for 5th straight win

The Houston Astros won their fifth straight Wednesday by taking down the Rockies in Colorado for the second day in a row.

Independence Stadium undergoing $1 million face-lift

The work addresses an elevator, some restrooms and concession areas

  UL Lafayette head baseball coach Tony Robichaux dies at 57

Tony Robichaux, the longtime head baseball coach of the UL Lafayette Ragin’ Cajuns, has died, the university announced Wednesday.

NBA Summer League Tournament to start for former Tigers

Four former LSU basketball players will be hitting the court starting Friday in the Las Vegas NBA Summer League Tournament.

LSU’s Grant Delpit named to preseason All-American team

LSU junior safety Grant Delpit has been named to the Sporting News Preseason All-American first-team released on Wednesday.

GSU to hold street naming ceremony for Doug Williams

A street naming ceremony will be held on Friday afternoon in celebration of Doug Williams.

Gurriel hits 2 HRs, Astros beat Rockies, 9-8

Yuli Gurriel homered twice and drove in four runs to lead the Houston Astros over the Colorado Rockies 9-8 on Tuesday night.

  Hall of fame boxing announcer Al Bernstein visits Daley’s Boxing Studio

Daley’s Boxing Studio has been at its new Ryan St. location since November, but over the weekend a special guest paid a visit for the first time.

Gurriel hits 2 HRs, Astros beat Rockies, 9-8

Gurriel hits 2 home runs, Altuve has 4 hits as Astros beat Rockies, 9-8.

  US holds on to defeat England 2-1, advances to World Cup final

After a nerve wracking semifinal, the U.S. Women's national team will play in the World Cup Final.

Kevin Nickelberry joins LSU basketball staff

The LSU men’s basketball team has hired longtime coach Kevin Nickelberry as the assistant coach.

Mondo Duplantis picks up first win as a professional athlete

Former LSU track and field star Mondo Duplantis picked up his first win as a professional athlete.

  7-in-Seven Countdown: Most Competitive Districts in 2019

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McNeese announces John Lemke as assistant cross country/ track & field coach

McNeese head Cross Country and Track & Field coach Brendon Gilroy announced the promotion of former McNeese standout John Lemke to assistant coach.

Pelicans officially sign Zion Williamson

The New Orleans Pelicans announced Monday that the team signed Zion Williamson.

Matthew Taylor named Cowboys’ Director of Basketball Operations

McNeese basketball head coach Heath Schroyer has announced the hiring of Matthew Taylor who joins the staff as the team’s director of operations.

Bruce Hemphill expected to make full recovery after suffering ‘cardiac event’

McNeese Director of Athletics Bruce Hemphill is expected to make a full recovery after suffering a “cardiac event,” school officials say.

Report: Pelicans acquire forward Derrick Favors from Jazz

The Pelicans add another veteran to the roster.

College Football Hall of Famer John Robinson to join LSU football coaching staff

College Football Hall of Fame and longtime head coach at Southern Cal and the Los Angeles Rams, John Robinson will be joining the LSU football staff as a senior consultant to Ed Orgeron.

Dion Named Baseball America First-Team Freshman All-American

McNeese freshman relief pitcher, Will Dion, added to his 2019 accolades after he was named to the Baseball America first team Freshman All-American team over the weekend.

Former LSU Tiger DJ LeMahieu makes history in London

It was a historic weekend for the Yankees and Red Sox, who became the first teams to play MLB games in London. One former Tiger would cement his name in history as the first MLB player to record a hit in Europe.

Former LSU gymnast Ashleigh Gnat named Penn State assistant coach

Former LSU gymnast Ashleigh Gnat has been named an assistant coach at Penn State University.

LSU baseball freshman receives All-American honor

Freshman Cole Henry was named to the second-team All-American.

Report: Pelicans to Sign Redick and Melli

Pelicans make free agent moves for Redick and Melli.

US defeats France 2-1, advances to semis in World Cup

The U.S. advances in the tournament and will play England on July 2.

Coach James Landreneau signs new three-year contract

McNeese Director of Athletics Bruce Hemphill, on Friday, announced the signing of a new three-year contract for Cowgirl softball coach James Landreneau.

Former LSU baseball stars named starters for MLB All-Star Game

Former LSU baseball stars DJ LeMahieu and Alex Bregman were named American League starters for the 2019 All-Star Game.

  Sports Person of the Week - Jack Wright

Third generation cowboy Jack Wright overcame a pair of injuries in 2018 to win his first state title on June 15th, his mother DeAnne's birthday.

Drew Brees ‘passes the torch’ to Zion Williamson with a note

The New Orleans Pelicans gave the city of New Orleans something to get excited about when they drafted Zion Williamson with the first overall pick of the 2019 NBA Draft.

With Burrow back, LSU offense is in good hands

Joe Burrow returns to LSU offense

McNeese football game times and themes set for upcoming season

McNeese football will play six home games this coming season with three games kicking off at 6 p.m. and three others at 4 o’clock.

Former Cowboy Bob MacIntyre qualifies for the Open Championship

Former McNeese Cowboy golf standout Bob MacIntyre continues to excel in his rookie season on the European Tour having made 14 cuts in the 16 tournaments played so far, including two second place finishes.

7-In-Seven Countdown: Top McNeese matchups

We start the countdown with the top-seven matchups for McNeese this upcoming season.

Cowboys place four on 2019 All-Louisiana College Baseball Team

Nate Fisbeck, Aidan Anderson, Will Dion, and Clayton Rasbeary all receive All-Louisiana College Baseball honors.

  Philip Hoffpauir wins 2019 Lake Charles Toyota Men’s City Championship

Philip Hoffpauir stole the show after shooting an impressive 6-under in the final round to win his fourth Men’s City Golf Championship.

Jalen Lee’s commitment to LSU was ‘music to Coach O’s ears’

Rivals ranks the LSU 2020 class No. 2 in the country

  2019 Lake Charles Toyota Men’s City Championship day two recap

Hank Shaheen and day one leader Doug Quienalty are tied for the lead going into Sunday at 141.