REPORT: SEC presidents expected to discuss plans for fall athletics in impromptu meeting

Presidents of schools in the Southeastern Conference (SEC) are scheduled to have an unexpected meeting Monday, Aug. 10, according to Sports Illustrated’s Ross Dellenger.

Morikawa delivers great shot in quiet moment to win PGA

REPORTS: Power Five leaders hold ‘emergency meeting’ about 2020 college football season, postponement likely

Pelicans lose to Spurs, eliminated from playoff contention with Trail Blazers win

VIDEO: Gayle Benson sent the Pelicans all the Louisiana food favorites to have in the bubble

Former McNeese golfer Robert MacIntyre cards plus-4 in third round at PGA Championship

Cowboys sign LSU TE grad Jamal Pettigrew

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LSU defensive lineman Neil Farrell ops out of 2020 football season

FCS playoffs won’t happen this fall

  Sports Person of the Week - Parker Morgan

Former LSU RB Derrius Guice released from Washington following arrest on domestic violence charges

Decreased capacity in Tiger Stadium will lead to tens of millions in revenue loss, LSU athletic director says

Saints wide receiver Emmanuel Sanders eager to work with Drew Brees

Vanderbilt and Missouri added to LSU’s 2020 football schedule

LSU kicks off their 2020 season on Sept. 26

Former McNeese golfer Robert MacIntyre shoots 3-under on second day of PGA Championship

Former McNeese golfer Robert MacIntyre bounced back from a rough day one to even his score at the PGA Championship in San Francisco on Friday. MacIntyre shot a 3-under 67 at golf’s first major of 2020 making the cut into the weekend. MacIntyre sits tied for 53rd in the clubhouse and eight strokes be

LHSAA issues COVID-19 guidelines for fall sports

Most notably for football, teams will no longer be allowed to play an exhibition or jamboree game before the start of the season. On Wednesday, the LHSAA announced that member schools would have the opportunity to play an exhibition game during the week of October 3.

Cardinals’ game against Cubs postponed after positive COVID-19 test

Major League Baseball said the game was postponed to allow more time for additional testing and to complete the contact tracing process.

SEC releases medical protocols for fall sports

Dbacks beat Astros 5-4 on Calhoun’s single in ninth

Pels fall to 1-3 in NBA bubble with loss to Kings

Former LSU QB Peter Parrish becomes a Tiger again ... in Memphis

LSU football ranks No. 5 in preseason Coaches Poll

LHSAA’s Eddie Bonine introduces ‘ambitious’ plan for 2020 football season

Sean Payton explains ‘mini bubble’ decision

Sean Payton breaks down decision to 'sequester' team in hotel.

  Start of Louisiana’s high school football season delayed until Oct. 8-10

The LHSAA is planning for an eight-game regular season

LSU LB Travez Moore posts on social media how COVID-19 affected his body

LSU senior linebacker Travez Moore posted a message on Twitter that he lost nearly 30 pounds because of COVID-19.

  Lake Area players and coaches remain hopeful for 2020 football season

Several coverage teams are hitting the gridiron this week for the first time as a team in 2020.

Saints linebacker DeMario Davis discusses season ahead

DeMario Davis opens up about 2020 season

Legendary LSU gymnastics coach D-D Breaux, known as ‘Dean of Coaches,’ announces retirement after 43 years

D-D Breaux, known as the “Dean of Coaches” at LSU, has announced her retirement effective immediately after leading the LSU gymnastics program for 43 years.

LSU begins fall football practice on Aug. 17

Schools are allowed 25 practices with a limit of 20 hours per week of practice time

3 Tiger hoopsters return for 2020 after declaring for NBA Draft

Three LSU basketball players who tested the NBA waters will be returning to Baton Rouge to play for the Tigers.

  7-in-Seven Countdown: Top 2021 high school prospects

We are just weeks away from KPLC’s coverage of TDL: Two-A-Days and to get ready we continue our 7-in-Seven countdown.

Saints Update: Team creates “mini-bubble” at downtown hotel, Raiders say no fans at week 2 game

Beginning Wednesday, the team has contracted with the Loews Hotel to rent four floors

REPORT: LSU QB Peter Parrish enters transfer portal

LSU is officially down to three scholarship quarterbacks after redshirt freshman Peter Parrish entered the NCAA’s Transfer Portal, according to a report by Shea Dixon with 247Sports.

Saints players complete their week of COVID-19 testing with zero positive tests

The Saints start padded practices August 17th

Pelicans in need of a turnaround after two straight losses in NBA restart

After giving away a game against Utah on Thursday, the Pelicans were humiliated by the Clippers on Saturday and are still three and a half games out of a playoff spot.

Saints trim roster with multiple moves

Saints cut nine players

REPORT: Former LSU RB Jeremy Hill back in the NFL

Former LSU running back Jeremy Hill is back in the NFL.

Drew Brees discusses backlash, upcoming Saints season

Drew Brees spoke with reporters this morning for nearly 45 minutes addressing everything from the upcoming season to the new COVID protocols and his support for the black lives matters movement.

UL Lafayette assistant football coach passes away at team workout on Saturday

UL Lafayette assistant football coach D.J. Looney after suffering a heart attack at the Cajuns football practice Saturday morning.

Ticketing and seating plan for LSU’s 2020 football season

LSU has released a preliminary seating and ticketing plan for the upcoming football season in Tiger Stadium.

Former McNeese player, coach Kerry Joseph joins Seattle Seahawks coaching staff

Former McNeese quarterback and assistant coach Kerry Joseph continued his rise in the coaching ranks by landing a job on the Seattle Seahawks’ staff. Joseph is an offensive assistant coach and will aid running backs coach Chad Morton.

Former LSU QB Joe Burrow signs contract with Bengals

Former LSU quarterback Joe Burrow, the Heisman Trophy winner and the No. 1 overall pick in the 2020 NFL Draft, has signed his contract with the Cincinnati Bengals.

Virus rocks MLB: Cards-Brewers off; 2 St. Louis positives

The coronavirus forced another change in Major League Baseball’s schedule, bringing the league’s total to eight teams affected in the first nine days of the season.

SEC-only football schedule eliminates LSU-Texas rematch; other changes for Tigers

The SEC has revealed how the fall football season for the reigning national champion LSU Tigers will shape up, after months of speculation and questions and the new start date means no LSU-Texas rematch.

  Sports Person of the Week - Jake Brown

15-year-old Jake Brown has already decided what his future looks like. Brown is only going to be a Sophomore at Sulphur High School, but last week, he verbally committed to play baseball at LSU come 2023.

Pelicans drop restart opener to Jazz

The New Orleans Pelicans lost their restart opening game to the Utah Jazz. The Pels went into halftime with a 12-point lead.

Report: Saints sign linebacker Nigel Bradham

Report: Saints sign LB Nigel Bradham

OFFICIAL: SEC presidents adopt plan to play conference-only, 10-game football schedule

The SEC has officially decided to play a conference-only schedule of 10 games, the league announced Thursday, July 30. September 26 will be the new kickoff date for the 2020 football season.

All quiet till Ríos HR in 13th lifts Dodgers over Astros 4-2

The Dodgers and Astros showed no carry-over Wednesday night from a fracas in the series opener that led to suspensions, and Edwin Ríos hit a two-run homer in the 13th inning to lift Los Angeles over Houston 4-2.

‘Offense ... we’re loaded,’ Orgeron says but adds LSU needs to get better on defense

LSU head coach Ed Orgeron is moving forward and preparing his team for what he can control during this continued time of uncertainty for college football in the fall.

Rick LeBato steps down as St. Louis basketball coach

St. Louis Catholic head basketball coach Rick LeBato informed the school Wednesday morning that he’s stepping down from his position due to concerns over the coronavirus for the upcoming school year. LeBato spent eight seasons with the Saints.

‘We’re not going to blink’: Coach O says LSU football team preparing to kick off Sept. 5

LSU football head coach Ed Orgeron said while the postponement or cancelation of the 2020 college football season is “obviously out of his control” he is preparing the team to start defending its national title as scheduled beginning on Sept. 5.

REPORT: Majority of SEC ADs approve idea of conference-only, 10-game schedule

The SEC is moving closer to an agreement on a conference-only schedule of 10 games, Sports Illustrated reported it has been told by multiple sources.

ACC schedule includes Notre Dame, 10 conference games

ACC limits football schedule to 11 games; Notre Dame will play 10 ACC foes and be eligible for the conference title game.

Sean Payton calls preseason format “antithesis of training camp”

Sean Payton spoke for the first time since the NFL announced the change in format and protocols for teams returning to their facilities in preparation for the 2020 season and dissatisfied with multiple elements of the situation.

Drew Brees says he’s trying to avoid pre-snap ritual as coronavirus looms over NFL season

Brees is trying to ween himself from a ritual he has been doing for years: licking his fingers.

Saints general manager Mickey Loomis discusses unprecedented training camp

Mickey Loomis breaks down the start of training camp during Covid 19

Pelicans finish scrimmages 3-0, now prepare for eight seeding games

The Pelicans finished a flawless run through their three preseason games. Now they'll have to prove they really have what it takes to make the postseason, starting against the Utah Jazz.

REPORT: Zion Williamson set to return to practice after clearing quarantine

New Orleans Pelicans rookie Zion Williamson will return to practice Tuesday, July 28, after clearing quarantine, according to reports.

MLB temporarily suspends Marlins season through the weekend

The Miami Marlins’ coronavirus outbreak could endanger the Major League Baseball season, Dr. Anthony Fauci said, as the number of their players testing positive rose to 15.

Saints tight end Cole Wick & Jason Vander Laan opt out of 2020 season due to Covid 19 concerns

Saints tight ends opt out of 2020 season

McNeese softball renovating facilities thanks to Petrochem Athletic Association and Joe Miller donations

McNeese softball received donations from the Petrochem Athletic Association as well as the field’s namesake Joe Miller to help Cowgirl continue to transform into James Landreneau’s dream ballpark.

Astros pick up manager Dusty Baker’s contract option

The Houston Astros have exercised the 2021 contract options for manager Dusty Baker, third base coach Gary Pettis and pitching coach Brent Strom, General Manager James Click announced.

  McNeese continues walk-through practices with focus on a ‘forever revolving’ depth chart

The McNeese Cowboys wrapped up day two of eight walk-through practice days allowed by the NCAA before fall camp on August 7. Cowboy coach Frank Wilson said the coaching staff has a focus on creating competition.

At least 3 MLB games postponed amid Marlins’ virus outbreak

More than a dozen Marlins players and staff members tested positive for COVID-19 in an outbreak that disrupted Major League Baseball's schedule on the fifth day of the pandemic-delayed season.

Goodell sends letter to NFL fans explaining plans for season

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell has sent a letter to fans outlining the league’s plans to play during the coronavirus pandemic.

LHSAA holds firm on August 3 start date for football practices

LHSAA Executive Director Eddie Bonine said that despite the state still being in Phase Two of reopening through August 7, the LHSAA will keep its initially planned start date for fall football practice.

  7-in-Seven Countdown: Top 2020 McNeese impact players

We are just weeks away from KPLC’s coverage of TDL: Two-A-Days and to get ready we continue our 7-in-Seven countdown.

Former LSU WR Justin Jefferson among NFL players placed on reserve/COVID-19 list

Former LSU wide receiver Justin Jefferson is one of several NFL players placed on the new reserve/COVID-19 list. Jefferson being placed on the list does NOT mean he has tested positive for the coronavirus.

Drew Brees announces $5M donation to build healthcare centers in La.

New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees and his wife, Brittany, announced Monday, July 27 they would be donating $5 million to Ochsner Health.

Ronald Cox, former McNeese basketball player, dies at 56

Former McNeese basketball player Ronald Cox, who shared the court with Joe Dumars in the mid-1980s, passed away last week after battling an illness.

Lake Charles to host three-game series for canceled Southeastern Shootout

The Louisiana Baseball Coaches Association partnered with Visit Lake Charles to find a solution for the elite players of Louisiana Team Purple and Louisiana Team Gold to have the opportunity for a two-team, three-game series at historic Alvin Dark Stadium at Legion Field this Tuesday, July 28, and W

Mike Ditka to kneeling athletes: Get out of the country

Super Bowl-winning head coach Mike Ditka didn’t hold back his thoughts when asked about athletes kneeling during the national anthem.

Saints finalize signings of 2020 draft class

As the Saints report to training camp, they will be doing so with their full rookie draft class after the club announced Monday morning that all four selections have been signed to four-year contracts.

  Remembering Sulphur football legend Shannon Suarez

Louisiana lost a legend on Saturday when former Sulphur football coach Shannon Suarez, Who battled COVID-19, passed away.

Astros’ ace Verlander disputes report that he’ll miss remainder of the season

According to Chandler Rome of the Houston Chronicle, Houston Astros ace, Justin Verlander is out for the season after suffering an elbow injury.

Lake Charles native Wade LeBlanc picks up his first win of the season on Sunday

On Sunday, Baltimore Orioles pitcher Wade LeBlanc picked up his first win and led his team to their first series win this season against the Red Sox, 7-4.

Report: NFL players banned from indoor night clubs during 2020 season

NFL players report to training camp July 28

  Legendary Sulphur football coach Shannon Suarez passes away

It’s impossible to think of Sulphur football without thinking of Shannon Suarez.

REPORT: Former LSU safety Jamal Adams traded to Seahawks

According to multiple reports, the New York Jets are trading All-Pro safety Jamal Adams to the Seattle Seahawks.