Southern Illinois guard Harwin Francois commits to McNeese

The Pokes were able to land another Division I transfer as Southern Illinois guard Harwin Francois announced his commitment to McNeese via Twitter.

2024 Super Bowl in New Orleans could be moved to later year due to 17-game season

Cowboys pick up Mississippi State transfer KeyShawn Feazell

Former Saints CB Eli Apple remains free agent

Grad transfer linebacker Jabril Cox commits to LSU

  Sports Person of the Week - Davis Meche

Former Washington-Marion coach Wayne Reese dies of Coronavirus

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LaGrange junior Aasia Sam commits to ULM

McNeese announces seniors are back in the saddle for 2021

P.J. Williams re-signs with the Saints

Alvin Gentry disappointed by Pelicans’ lost momentum but eager to resume season

Saints making the most of offseason changes due to Coronavirus

NFL to begin season as scheduled in September

Sean Payton clarifies and expands on comment about Drew Brees’ “last season”

Sean Payton made news Tuesday with his comments to ESPN that Drew Brees “has announced he is coming back for his final season,” and he attempted to backtrack and clarify the situation Wednesday on a teleconference with local media.

McNeese’s Damilola Balogun named to SLC All-Academic First Team

McNeese senior forward Damilola Balogun has been named to the 2019-20 Southland Conference Women’s Basketball All-Academic Team, the league announced earlier today.

Sulphur alum Claralee Richard commits to McNeese

Former Sulphur Lady Tor Claralee Richard is heading back to the Lake Area after she announced her commitment to Kacie Cryer and the McNeese Cowgirls on Monday.

MLB to pay minor leaguers $400 per week until May 31

Major League Baseball is extending its financial support to minor league players through May while suspending their contracts because of the Coronavirus pandemic.

NFL team owners vote to expand playoffs to 14 teams

Payton: This will be Drew Brees’ final season

McNeese releases statement following spring student-athletes eligibility extension

NCAA to give spring sport athletes extra year of eligibility

NCAA grants spring-sport athletes year of eligibility lost to coronavirus

QB Max Johnson on being an LSU Tiger: ‘It’s a blessing to be where I am'

Sean Payton cautions against snakes and diagrams favorite plays

Sean Payton has been cleared after his Coronavirus diagnosis and is now spending his social distancing time with lively social media conversation.

Saints innovating to stay in shape

As the social distancing and isolation of Coronavirus continue, Saints players are proving to be both innovative and inclusive in their workout programs.

  Tokyo Olympics rescheduled for July 23-Aug. 8 in 2021

Last week, the IOC and Japanese organizers postponed the Olympics until 2021 because of the coronavirus pandemic.

Report: ESPN targeting Drew Brees for Monday night football booth after retirement

Report: Brees to Monday night football?

Pelicans’ David Griffin pleased with progress during season pause

The Pelicans have not played since March 8th as the NBA season continues it’s indefinite pause due to Coronavirus. The team was able to continue holding workouts for two weeks while taking precautions but the league has now closed all practice facilities “The league just closed the practice facilit

ESPN set to re-air 2006 Saints vs Falcons as part of Monday Night Football Classic series

ESPN will let every Saints fan relive the thrilling reopening of the Superdome in 2006 against the Falcons following Hurricane Katrina.

Former LSU 2-sport athlete Orlando McDaniel dies, reportedly from coronavirus

Orlando McDaniel, who played football and ran track at LSU, has died. He was 59. Friends say he died from coronavirus.

McNeese lands commitment from 6’8 JUCO forward

To combat the loss of All-Conference forward Sha’markus Kennedy, the McNeese Cowboys went back to the Panhandle Conference to find his replacement. Forward Carlos Rosario committed to McNeese on Friday, making the announcement via Twitter.

Astros great Jimmy Wynn nicknamed ‘Toy Cannon’ dies at 78

Former Astros All-Star Jimmy Wynn passed away today. He was 78 years old. After his playing career, for several years, Wynn played an active role in the Astros community efforts. At the time of his passing, Wynn was a part of the Astros front office as Community Outreach Executive.

Long journey for Teddy Bridgewater brings him to the Carolina Panthers

Teddy Bridgewater’s promising career almost ended in 2016 due to a horrendous knee injury, but today, he is in line to be the next starting quarterback for the Carolina Panthers.

  Sports Person of the Week - Riley Dyson

The sophomore pitcher was unquestionably the Lady Panthers' star to start the year as she went 12-1 with a 1.92 ERA. She was just as dominant at the plate as she totaled a .681 average with 10 homers and 33 RBIs.

LSU QB TJ Finley takes his workouts back to Ponchatoula

Finley is a true freshman with the Tigers

Southland Conference cancels remaining spring sports competitions and championships

The Southland Conference announced Saturday that the league will cancel all remaining spring sports competitions and championship events, effective immediately.

Indianapolis 500 postponed for coronavirus

The Indianapolis 500 has been postponed from May to Aug. 23.

Drew Brees pledges $5 million, 10k meals a day during stay-at-home order

New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees and wife Brittany are doing their part to help during the coronavirus pandemic.

Drew and Brittany Brees pledge $5 million to Louisiana

New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees and his wife Brittany are committing $5 million to Louisiana over the next year.

Mickey Loomis explains benefit of Brees’ contract value and free agent signings

The Saints’ second week of the 2020 league year has brought a slow to free agency and given general manager Mickey Loomis a chance to reflect on his team’s changes.

Saints GM Mickey Loomis supports delaying NFL Draft

Speaking on The Peter King Podcast Wednesday, Saints GM Mickey Loomis said that he feels the league should hold the NFL Draft at a later date. It’s currently set for April 23-25.

Saints’ Coach Sean Payton cleared after positive coronavirus test

Sean Payton received the positive test results almost a week ago.

Report: Safety Vonn Bell signs with the Bengals

The former Saints safety signed a three-year deal

CB Janoris Jenkins restructures contract, signs two-year extension with the Saints

Jenkins signed a two-year, $16.75 million extension

‘Everyone stay inside,’ Joe Burrow urges people to self-quarantine to help flatten the curve

Former LSU national championship and Heisman Trophy-winning quarterback Joe Burrow tweeted a video Wednesday, March 25 urging people to heed the advice of federal, state, and local governments to stay inside and self-quarantine during the COVID-19.

Elton native Al Woods to sign with Jaguars

Former Elton Indian and LSU Tiger Al Woods is on the move again to his third AFC South team in five years. Woods, 33, has agreed to a one-year $2.75 million deal with the Jacksonville Jaguars with $1 million of the deal being fully guaranteed.

VIRAL: Stuck-at-home McNeese photographer turns to shooting sports on TV

McNeese student photographer and graphic designer Leighton Chamblee is going stir-crazy with the current sports drought - he decided to take matters into his own hands.

Grading the NFC South in free agency

A look around the NFC South as each team continues to get better during free agency.

The Audubon Aquarium names its new penguin chick “Zion”

An African penguin has hatched at the Audubon Aquarium

Pitkin star Garrett Edwards breaks into top-30 nationally in career scoring

Pitkin’s Garrett Edwards will go down in Louisiana history as one of the best players to ever take the court. Edwards finished his prep career with over 4,100 points scored taking his team to the semifinals twice.

Lake Arthur junior Deonna Brister commits to Nicholls

Lake Arthur 2021 guard Deonna Brister has been one of Southwest Louisiana’s premier players for two years now. On Sunday, following a stellar junior campaign, Brister committed to Nicholls. She announced her commitment via Twitter.

Saints sign XFL interception leader Deatrick Nichols

Nichols led the XFL in interceptions with three in 2020

Saints re-sign DE Noah Spence

Spence played last season in Washington

  Reports: IOC member believes Summer Olympics will be postponed

A long-time International Olympic Committee member said Monday he believes the 2020 Summer Olympics will be postponed because of the coronavirus pandemic, according to multiple reports.

Kennedy named 1st team NABC All-District 22

McNeese senior forward Sha’markus Kennedy has been named to the 2019-20 NABC Division I All-District 22 First Team, the organization announced on Monday.

LSU prepares for upcoming season after spring football cut short

LSU missed out on 12 allotted practices due to the coronavirus outbreak

Saints agree to terms with WR Emmanuel Sanders on two-year contract

The New Orleans Saints announced Sunday that they have agreed to terms with unrestricted free agent WR Emmanuel Sanders on a two-year contract

Former LSU players explain what they can bring to an NFL team

Several former LSU Tigers are getting ready for the NFL draft this April and will expect their names called early on in the process after an undefeated season.

Malcolm Jenkins on his return to the Saints: ‘New Orleans is family’

The Saints selected Jenkins in the first round of the 2009 NFL Draft

USA Track joins swimming in pushing for Olympic postponement

“The decision about the games does not lie directly with us,” Lyons said in a conference call with reporters Friday. “It lies with WHO, the Japanese government and the IOC."

  Local high school coaches react to suspension of spring sports season

Every spring athlete looks forward to competing this time of year, but the group hit the hardest? Seniors, who are missing their last go-round at the high school level.

Report: WR Emmanuel Sanders is signing with the Saints

Sanders reached agreement on a two-year, $16 million deal worth up to $19 million

  McNeese coaches look ahead after spring sports canceled

With the 2020 spring sports season for McNeese over, the main question— what’s next?

Saints agree to terms with Andrus Peat

saints sign Andrus Peat

Florida safety Dakota Mitchell commits to LSU

Mitchell is the fifth member of LSU’s 2021 recruiting class

LSU puts up billboards encouraging staying home amid COVID-19 outbreak

LSU is encouraging people to heed officials' warning; stay home

Tom Brady joins the Tampa Bay Buccaneers

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers officially announced Friday six-time Super Bowl champion quarterback Tom Brady would be joining their team.

Saints head coach Sean Payton tests positive for coronavirus

Payton said he came forward with his coronavirus diagnosis because he wants all people to heed the warnings of government officials, stay inside, and behave responsibly

Saints exercise options on Lattimore & Ramczyk

Saints pick up 5th year options

  Sports Person of the Week - Laynee Jinks

Jinks was Fairview’s top scoring threat and was named the Most Outstanding Player in Class B after averaging nearly 18 points per game during the state tournament.

After Further Review: Five takes from Saints start to free agency

Sean Fazende gives his five takes on the Saints start to free agency

  McNeese coaches react to canceling of spring sport seasons

From the suspension of pro leagues such as the NBA and MLB to the cancellation of March Madness, the COVID-19 pandemic has completely shocked the world of sports. The domino effect eventually led to the cancellation of the college spring sports season.

McNeese spring sports coaches meet with media about season shutdown

Baseball head coach Justin Hill, softball head coach James Landreneau and track and field head coach Brendon Gilroy held a joint presser to discuss how their teams are handling the cancellation of the spring season due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Source: Eli Apple headed to Raiders

Source: Eli Apple to sign with the Raiders

Source: Malcolm Jenkins returning to Saints

Source: Saints to sign Malcolm Jenkins

PGA Tour cancels the Zurich Classic

Eight tournaments have been canceled due to the Coronavirus outbreak

LSU running backs coach Kevin Faulk talks about his new job

Kevin Faulk is still LSU’s all-time leading rusher and now, he’s the Tigers’ running backs coach.

Denver Broncos place tender on Diontae Spencer

The McNeese Cowboys will still have a player in the NFL in 2020 as the Denver Broncos elected to retain the services of return man Diontae Spencer. The Broncos applied a low-round tender to Spencer who is an exclusive rights free agent. Spencer will make the league minimum this season.

  Durant among 4 Nets to test positive for new coronavirus

The Brooklyn Nets say four of their players have tested positive for the new coronavirus.

Report: Tom Brady will join the Tampa Bay Bucs

Brady will be 43 years old when the season starts

HBO documentary set to include Will Wade wiretap audio

An upcoming HBO documentary will feature the FBI wiretaps of LSU basketball head coach Will Wade.