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  • Vikings have had 'open dialogue' with Peterson

    Vikings have had 'open dialogue' with Peterson

    Updated: 12:13 PM 3/2/2015

    MINNEAPOLIS - The Minnesota Vikings have been taking advantage of their opportunity to communicate with Adrian Peterson. General manager Rick Spielman said Monday the organization has had "open dialogue" with the star running back since the NFL tabled his suspension and returned him to the special exempt list where he... (More)
  • Pelicans hold off Nuggets 99-92 for 5th straight win

    Pelicans hold off Nuggets 99-92 for 5th straight win

    Updated: 9:18 AM 3/2/2015

    DENVER, CO - Tyreke Evans scored 22 points, Dante Cunningham drew a key charge late in the fourth quarter and the New Orleans Pelicans extended their winning streak to five games by holding off the struggling Denver Nuggets 99-92 on Sunday night. Eric Gordon added 18 points and Omer Asik... (More)
  • LSU softball remains perfect, finishes sweep of Purple and Gold challenge

    LSU softball remains perfect, finishes sweep of Purple and Gold challenge

    Updated: 9:18 AM 3/2/2015

    BATON ROUGE - The LSU softball team continued its best start in program history, improving to 21-0 with a 14-0 win over Stephen F Austin on Sunday in the final game of the Purple and Gold challenge. AJ Andrews went 3-3 with 6 RBI and finished with a .909... (More)
  • Reed in hunt for Honda Classic title

    Reed in hunt for Honda Classic title

    Updated: 6:21 PM 3/1/2015

    PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. (AP) - Ian Poulter lost a three-shot lead in two holes Sunday. He still had a share of the lead with Paul Casey going into a sprint-to-the-finish at the Honda Classic. Poulter played bogey-free in the rain-delayed third round for a 4-under 66 to take a... (More)
  • LSU women's hoops secures #4 SEC tourney seed with win over Texas A&M

    LSU women's hoops secures #4 SEC tourney seed with win over Texas A&M

    Updated: 6:12 PM 3/1/2015

    BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - DaShawn Harden had career highs of five 3-pointers and 28 points and Danielle Ballard added 20 points to lead LSU to an 80-63 win over No. 12 Texas A&M on Sunday. Harden, a senior who came off the bench the previous eight games, hit all... (More)
  • Quarterman's triple-double leads LSU to 73-63 win over Ole Miss

    Quarterman's triple-double leads LSU to 73-63 win over Ole Miss

    Updated: 11:15 PM 2/28/2015

    BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - Tim Quarterman had 18 points, 10 rebounds and 10 assists, and LSU pulled into a fourth-place tie in the Southeastern Conference with a 73-63 victory over Mississippi on Saturday. Quarterman's triple-double was the first by an LSU player since Shaquille O'Neal did it against BYU... (More)
  • Local Boys Basketball Begins Playoff Run to Top 28

    Updated: 11:10 PM 2/27/2015

    Boys Basketball Bi-District Round Playoff scores from 2/27 Class 5A Bi-District Alexandria 53, Southwood 44 Brother Martin 60, Comeaux 40 C.E. Byrd 73, Barbe 47 Carencro 56, St. Augustine 53 Denham Springs 75, East St. John 72 Helen Cox 67, Destrehan 49 Higgins 44, Bonnabel 26 Lafayette 59, Captain... (More)
  • LSU baseball holds off Princeton in chilly series opener 3-2

    LSU baseball holds off Princeton in chilly series opener 3-2

    Updated: 11:02 PM 2/27/2015

    BATON ROUGE - Jared Poche' struck out five batters over 6.2 innings and Jesse Stallings closed the door as LSU got good pitching and just enough offense to beat Princeton in game one of their series 3-2. Jake Fraley broke open the scoring for LSU in the bottom of... (More)
  • LSU gymnastics beats Alabama, sweeps through SEC for 1st time in program history

    LSU gymnastics beats Alabama, sweeps through SEC for 1st time in program history

    Updated: 10:52 PM 2/27/2015

    TUSCALOOSA, Ala. - All night long the No. 2 LSU gymnastics team battled in a tight contest against No. 5 Alabama, and the Tigers put together a fantastic road performance to defeat the Crimson Tide, 197.350-197.225, Friday night in Coleman Coliseum. With the win LSU moved to 10-1 overall... (More)
  • Chavis files suit against LSU, Texas A&M; LSU responds

    Chavis files suit against LSU, Texas A&M; LSU responds

    Updated: 9:17 PM 2/27/2015

    COLLEGE STATION, Texas - Former LSU football assistant coach John Chavis filed suit Friday against both LSU and Texas A&M, where he's coaching now, over a contract dispute. At issue is a $400,000 buyout clause in Chavis's LSU contract. Chavis asked in his suit for a court to determine... (More)