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  • Saints' Graham expects to be game-day decision

    October 17, 2014 3:06 PM

    METAIRIE- Saints tight end Jimmy Graham says he expects his playing status in Detroit to be decided by coach Sean Payton on Sunday, shortly before the game. Graham has returned to practice on a limited basis this week despite a shoulder injury that knocked him out of New Orleans' Week... more »
  • BR video game developer seeks funding Play Video

    September 15, 2014 4:31 PM

    BATON ROUGE - An independent video game developer in Baton Rouge has a few days left to raise money for his game. In the game "Nefarious" you're not the hero. Instead, you play a villain dead set on kidnapping the princess and keeping her away from the hero. The... more »
  • NFL conference title games' TV viewership up big

    January 20, 2014 2:43 PM

    NEW YORK- The NFL conference title games' television viewership is up big from last season. The Broncos' 26-16 win over New England for the AFC championship averaged 51.3 million viewers Sunday on CBS. That's up 22 percent from the early game a year ago between San Francisco and Atlanta. The... more »
  • SU game canceled due to bomb threat at MVSU

    January 16, 2014 2:43 PM

    ITTA BENNA, Miss.- A bomb threat at Mississippi Valley State University has closed the campus through the weekend. Law enforcement officials are urging students to leave the campus. Due to the bomb threat, Mississippi Valley's game against the Southern Jaguars set for Monday night, has been canceled. ... more »
  • Seismometers to monitor Saints-Seahawks game

    January 9, 2014 2:14 PM

    SEATTLE- Earthquake trackers are ready for the Seahawks' re-match with New Orleans on Saturday at CenturyLink Field - one of the loudest stadiums in the NFL. Pacific Northwest Seismic Network's Bill Steele said they have installed two more seismometers for the game - one on CenturyLink Field and one in... more »
  • Huge game propels Auburn's Mason to New York

    December 10, 2013 3:01 PM

    AUBURN, Ala. - It took Tre Mason a lot of time and yards to become an overnight sensation. No. 2 Auburn's star tailback launched himself to New York as a Heisman Trophy finalist and his team to the national title game with a marathon performance against Missouri in the SEC... more »
  • Davis leads Pelicans past Jazz 105-98

    November 21, 2013 9:01 AM

    NEW ORLEANS- Anthony Davis had 22 points, nine rebounds and eight blocks, and the New Orleans Pelicans won their second straight game, 105-98 over the struggling Utah Jazz on Wednesday night. Ryan Anderson added 14 of his 19 points in the second half to help the Pelicans pull away in... more »
  • SWAC suspends officiating crew for 1 game

    October 24, 2013 3:15 PM

    BIRMINGHAM, Ala.- The Southwestern Athletic Conference has suspended an officiating crew for failing to manage the clock properly in the closing seconds of regulation during the Alabama A&M-Southern game. The SWAC announced the one-game suspension on Thursday. Commissioner Duer Sharp says a review "determined the officials fell short of... more »
  • LSU fans serve up gator Play Video

    October 11, 2013 9:17 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The night before the LSU-Florida game, tailgaters are narrowing in on tomorrow's menu, ready to start cooking early, in time for the 2:30 p.m. kickoff. The tiger bait of choice this weekend is alligator, and fans brought cooler after cooler of gator to their tailgate. ... more »
  • Check Powerball numbers here!

    September 18, 2013 10:57 PM

    BATON ROUGE- Check your tickets to see if you have the winning numbers in another Powerball record. Wednesday, the winning numbers were for a $400 million drawing. The winning numbers pulled were: 07-10-22-32-35, Powerball: 19. Other drawings included: Easy 5 01-05-06-20-25 Lotto 01-08-11-28-30-37 Pick 3 5-7-7... more »
  • Miles seeks improvement in LSU running game Play Video

    September 9, 2013 4:08 PM

    BATON ROUGE - In one season, LSU has gone from relying too heavily on power running to wondering if its ground game is now as reliable as it should be. The eighth-ranked Tigers ran the ball well in the season opener against TCU, but had a much tougher time moving... more »
  • Game time set for LSU vs Auburn

    September 9, 2013 11:53 AM

    BATON ROUGE - The Southeastern Conference announced today that game time for the LSU and Auburn game will be 6:45 p.m. on Sept. 21. LSU will host Auburn in Tiger Stadium, and the game will be televised on ESPN. LSU has won seven straight games against Auburn on... more »
  • Super Chevy LSU Sweepstakes

    September 5, 2013 10:44 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Enter the Super Chevy Dealers LSU Sweepstakes today! Every LSU Tiger home game someone will win a Chevy Spark or a Chevy Silverado truck. Stop by and look at the vehicle to be given away outside Tiger Stadium prior to each LSU home game and... more »
  • Man accused of trying to pay for carnival game with pot

    August 30, 2013 11:47 AM

    MORGAN CITY - A 25-year-old Morgan City man is out on bond after he allegedly tried to pay to play a carnival game with marijuana. KATC TV reported the incident allegedly took place Thursday at the Shrimp and Petroleum Festival fairgrounds in Morgan City. Police say Antonio Marcus Campbell approached... more »
  • NFL rules will apply for bags at LSU's game in TX

    August 28, 2013 11:03 PM

    DALLAS- LSU fans planning to attend Saturday's season opener at AT&T Stadium will need to reference the new bag policy for NFL stadiums. LSU alumni in Texas alerted members to the policy ahead of the game. Bags allowed: -Made of clear plastic, vinyl, or PVC and do not... more »
  • Former LSU player Mingo still in hospital

    August 16, 2013 3:39 PM

    CLEVELAND - Former LSU standout Barkevious Mingo remains hospitalized after suffering a bruised lung in an exhibition game for the Cleveland Browns. Mingo, the No. 6 overall pick in this year's draft, is at The Cleveland Clinic. Browns coach Rob Chudzinski says the rookie linebacker will spend at least one... more »
  • LSU sees potential for "spectacular" passing game

    August 12, 2013 10:24 AM

    BATON ROUGE - New LSU offensive coordinator Cam Cameron isn't ready to promise that quarterback Zach Mettenberger and his top receivers will be better than the collection of talented underachievers they resembled a year ago. For now, the longtime college and NFL coach is only cautiously optimistic that the progress... more »
  • Saints eager to test running game in scrimmage

    August 2, 2013 3:49 PM

    METAIRIE - The Saints are about to get a better sense of whether all their talk about improving their running game is amounting to much on the field. After eight days of training camp in which contact was limited, New Orleans lines up for a scrimmage on Saturday. All-Pro guard... more »
  • MLB Mid-Summer Classic set to go

    July 16, 2013 3:46 PM

    NEW YORK - Baseball's Mid-Summer Classic is just hours away as the best of the National League square off against the best of the American League. The rules of the game were changed a few years ago so the contest now means that the winning team secures home field... more »
  • Jindal signs bill allowing donations of fish, game

    June 18, 2013 6:15 PM

    SHREVEPORT - There shouldn't be any hang-ups if hunters and fishermen want to donate their catch to nonprofits that feed the hungry. Gov. Bobby Jindal on Tuesday signed a bill by Keithville Sen. Sherri Buffington that allows for the donations. The legislation came after state health inspectors destroyed 1,600 pounds... more »
  • LSU faces UNC at 2 p.m. in elimination game

    June 18, 2013 10:30 AM

    OMAHA - LSU faces number-one tournament seed North Carolina this afternoon as both teams seek to keep their title hopes alive in the College World Series. The Tigers will be the home team in the 2 p.m. matchup against the Tar Heels. LSU fell to UCLA 2-1 this weekend,... more »
  • Tigers prep for elimination game against Tar Heels

    June 17, 2013 10:33 AM

    OMAHA, Neb. - LSU's appearance in the College World Series is in jeopardy as they prepare to take on North Carolina in an elimination game Tuesday. The Tigers dropped the tournament opener against UCLA 2-1 Sunday night, while the Tar Heels fell 8-1 to North Carolina State. "It... more »
  • Ex-Auburn player indicted in point-shaving scheme

    June 4, 2013 3:42 PM

    MONTGOMERY, Ala. - Former Auburn point guard Varez Ward has been arrested for allegedly trying to fix games. U.S. Attorney George Beck said that Ward was arrested Monday on counts of bribery relating to a sports contest and conspiracy for allegedly trying to fix the point spread for the Tigers'... more »
  • LSU softball game set for tonight canceled

    April 30, 2013 2:44 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Bad weather canceled Tuesday night's softball game between No. 8 LSU and Northwestern State. The game will not be made up, according to the university. The Tigers (40-11, 15-6 SEC), who have already clinched a share of the SEC Western Division title, will travel to... more »
  • Cowboys Stadium gets 1st playoff championship game

    April 24, 2013 6:55 PM

    PASADENA, Calif. - The first championship game in the College Football Playoff will be held at Cowboys Stadium. The BCS conference commissioners announced Wednesday that Arlington, Texas, edged Tampa, Fla., in the bidding to be the site of the first title game in the new playoff system. The game will... more »
  • LeBron sits as Heat down Cavs 96-95

    April 16, 2013 10:25 AM

    CLEVELAND - LeBron James watched from the bench in street clothes as Norris Cole stripped Kyrie Irving of the ball with 2 seconds left to give the Miami Heat, resting most of their top players for the playoffs, a 96-95 win over the Cleveland Cavaliers on Monday night. Cole finished... more »
  • LSU, Southern Miss. game rained out

    April 3, 2013 1:02 PM

    BATON ROUGE - LSU announced today that the Wally Pontiff Jr. Foundation Classic baseball game between LSU and Southern Mississippi scheduled at Zephyr Field in Metairie has been postponed due to bad weather. The game has been re-scheduled for 7 p.m. on Tuesday, April 9 at Zephyr Field. LSU... more »
  • Louisville's Ware recovering after gruesome injury

    April 1, 2013 10:29 AM

    INDIANAPOLIS - Louisville guard Kevin Ware had successful surgery on his broken right leg last night and is recovering from that horrific injury he suffered in yesterday's NCAA tournament game with Duke. The accident happened in the first half when he landed awkwardly after trying a three-point shot. Cardinals'... more »
  • Bryant tries to hurry back from ankle injury

    March 15, 2013 10:51 AM

    UNDATED - Kobe Bryant received several hours of treatment on his severely sprained left ankle Thursday in hopes of a speedy return to the Lakers line-up. The All-Star guard suffered what he called the worst sprain of his 16-year career late in the Lakers loss to Atlanta Wednesday night.... more »
  • LSU ULL Baseball square up on diamond in Lafayette Play Video

    February 25, 2013 11:21 PM

    LAFAYETTE - The LSU Tigers say they will conduct themselves with nothing but professionalism when they hit the road to the ULL Ragin Cajuns for their first away game of the season. Although there has been bad blood in the past, LSU head coach Paul Mainieri says he doesn't... more »
  • Monopoly to get new lineup of tokens

    February 6, 2013 6:35 AM

    PAWTUCKET, R.I. - The classic Monopoly game is set for its most significant change in decades after fans voted to add a new token to replace the shoe, wheelbarrow or iron after they received the least support in an online contest. Toy maker Hasbro Inc. will announce the new token... more »
  • Alabama gets set for Irish offensive attack

    January 4, 2013 10:48 AM

    FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. - Alabama assistant coach Kirby Smart runs the stingiest defense in the country when it comes to yards allowed, but as he looks at Notre Dame, he sees plenty of reasons for concern. The second-ranked Crimson Tide play the No. 1 Fighting Irish on Monday in the... more »
  • Irish and Tide roll into Sunshine State

    January 3, 2013 10:41 AM

    FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. - Top-ranked Notre Dame and No. 2 Alabama are in Florida and continuing preparations for Monday night's BCS championship game. Both teams arrived in Fort Lauderdale yesterday afternoon for a matchup that was set more than a month ago. It's a return home for Crimson... more »
  • Could be another high-scoring Fiesta Bowl

    January 3, 2013 10:38 AM

    GLENDALE, Ariz. - College football's never-ending bowl schedule continues tonight with the Fiesta Bowl. It features two teams that were in the national championship discussion before each suffered a late-season loss. Fifth-ranked Oregon meets No. 7 Kansas State in a meeting of 11-1 clubs. The Wildcats and Ducks are both... more »
  • Championship classic: Notre Dame vs Alabama

    January 2, 2013 4:48 PM

    MIAMI - For even casual college football fans, No. 2 Alabama vs. No. 1 Notre Dame stands out as a classic matchup for the national title. While the schools may seem like opposites - one in the South and the other in the North, one public and one private -... more »
  • Gators take on Cardinals

    January 2, 2013 11:07 AM

    NEW ORLEANS - The lone college football game of the day is the Sugar Bowl pitting fourth-ranked Florida against No. 22 Louisville. The 11-1 Gators are making their 40th bowl appearance after a regular-season loss to Georgia cost them a shot at a national championship. They are seeking their school-record... more »
  • Thompson's late TD pass decides Outback Bowl

    January 1, 2013 4:07 PM

    TAMPA, Fla. - Dylan Thompson came off the bench to throw a 32-yard touchdown pass with 11 seconds remaining Tuesday, giving No. 11 South Carolina a 33-28 victory over No. 19 Michigan in the Outback Bowl. Thompson replaced Connor Shaw during the winning drive, covering the final 43 yards after... more »
  • Murray's 5 TDs lift Georgia by Nebraska in Cap One

    January 1, 2013 4:05 PM

    ORLANDO, Fla. - Aaron Murray threw five touchdown passes to set a Georgia bowl record, including two in the fourth quarter, as the sixth-ranked Bulldogs beat No. 23 Nebraska 45-31 in the Capital One Bowl on Tuesday. Murray shook off a pair of first-half interceptions, including one returned for a... more »
  • Chick-fil-A Bowl ticket sales low Play Video

    December 28, 2012 5:39 PM

    BATON ROUGE - LSU fans sitting Monday's Chick-fil-A game out have caused ticket sales to suffer. The bowl sold about 35,000 tickets to local and regional buyers. The remaining tickets were purchased by LSU and Clemson and the schools continue to sell those tickets to their fans. LSU... more »
  • Zynga moves to enter US gambling market

    December 6, 2012 10:53 AM

    NEW YORK - Online game company Zynga says it has asked Nevada gambling regulators for a decision that could pave the way for it to enter the U.S. gambling market. This follows Zynga's October disclosure that it has signed a deal to offer online poker and casino games, played with... more »
  • Arkansas State names interim coach for bowl game

    December 6, 2012 10:31 AM

    JONESBORO, Ark. - Arkansas State says defensive coordinator John Thompson will serve as interim coach for the Red Wolves as they prepare to play No. 25 Kent State in the GoDaddy.com bowl next month. Thompson takes over for Gus Malzahn, who's leaving Arkansas State for Auburn after one season. Malzahn... more »
  • Sproles could return to resurgent Saints run game

    November 14, 2012 3:31 PM

    METAIRIE - Saints assistant head coach Joe Vitt says Darren Sproles looked good in his first practice since breaking a bone in his left hand during a loss at Denver three games ago. Sproles is now practicing with a protective glove on the hand he injured on Oct. 28 and... more »
  • LA Tech-San Jose State game set for ESPN2

    November 13, 2012 2:13 PM

    RUSTON- The kickoff of Louisiana Tech's final game of the season - Nov. 24 against the San Jose State Spartans - has been moved to 9:30 p.m. The game will be broadcast on ESPN2. Louisiana Tech is ranked 19th in the Associated Press poll. The Bulldogs play Utah State on... more »
  • Denham Springs newlyweds differ on LSU-Alabama game Play Video

    October 30, 2012 4:52 PM

    DENHAM SPRINGS - Melanie and Alan Murr love each other, and they also love the schools they graduated from. That's why the week leading up to the annual LSU-Alabama game can be tense around their home. The couple married about three months ago. Melanie is an LSU graduate who... more »
  • Cajuns looking to rebound from N. Texas loss

    October 23, 2012 10:42 AM

    LAFAYETTE - The Louisiana Lafayette Ragin' Cajuns football team attempts to bounce back from their first Sun Belt Conference loss of the season when the Cajuns host defending SBC champion Arkansas State at 7:00 p.m. in Cajun Field tonight. The school is encouraging fans to wear white to the... more »
  • SEC weekend schedule announced; LSU-A&M kick set for 11a.m.

    October 15, 2012 10:18 AM

    BATON ROUGE - LSU's Oct. 20 football game at Texas A&M will kickoff at 11 a.m. CT on ESPN, it was announced by the Southeastern Conference on Sunday morning. CBS exercised its six-day option last weekend, and selected the South Carolina at Florida game for its 2:30 p.m. CT... more »
  • SEC-Big 12 meet, no update on Champions Bowl site

    October 11, 2012 10:31 AM

    UNDATED - The Southeastern Conference and Big 12 held a meeting to work out the details of their joint bowl game, including a host city. SEC spokesman Charles Bloom confirmed that representatives of the two leagues, including SEC Commissioner Mike Slive and Big 12 chief Bob Bowlsby, met Wednesday... more »
  • LSU warns fans about construction this weekend

    October 8, 2012 4:13 PM

    BATON ROUGE - LSU warned fans going to this weekend's home game against South Carolina to be aware of changes due to renovations being made at the stadium. LSU started working on a new addition to the southern end zone which will add suites, club seats and more public... more »
  • Several high school football games canceled, moved

    August 29, 2012 4:33 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Athletic officials canceled or rescheduled several high school football games in response to this week's storms. Here's a list of games planned for this weekend so far: SATURDAY: Walker at St. Michael - 2 p.m. SUNDAY: Independence at Baker - 11 a.m. Plaquemine at Brusly - 7... more »
  • Tigers, Jags enter game week

    August 27, 2012 10:32 AM

    BATON ROUGE - The LSU Tigers and the Southern Jaguars are now just five days away from kicking off the 2012 season. Coach Les Miles and the Tigers play host to North Texas Saturday night, while the Southern Jaguars travel to New Mexico. As of now, both teams... more »
  • 'Jeopardy!' host 'up and about' after heart attack

    June 25, 2012 5:09 PM

    NEW YORK - A spokeswoman says "Jeopardy!" host Alex Trebek is "up and about" in a Los Angeles hospital as he recovers from a mild heart attack. Sony Pictures Television spokeswoman Paula Askanas said Monday that Trebek is "in good spirits" while doctors complete their tests. She says he has... more »
  • Campaigns apply tech tools to ground game

    June 21, 2012 10:52 AM

    FAIRFAX, Va. - The presidential ground game has gone high tech, marrying old-school organizing work with innovative digital tools. Volunteers in Virginia for Mitt Romney's campaign wear red T-shirts that feature a digital code that voters can zap with their smart phones to learn more about the Republican presidential hopeful.... more »
  • Super Regional Game 3 pushed back to 7 p.m.

    June 10, 2012 10:43 AM

    Baton Rouge- The LSU Tigers will have to wait a little longer for their chance to head to Omaha. Sunday's game 3 of the NCAA Super Regional at Alex Box Stadium has been pushed back to 7 p.m., that's according to LSU. The Tigers' matchup against the Stony... more »
  • Super Regional game rescheduled to Saturday morning Play Video

    June 8, 2012 5:48 PM

    BATON ROUGE - LSU's game against Stony Brook was officially postponed to 10:05 a.m. Saturday after severe weather forced a lengthy delay. The game went into the 12th inning and was tied 4-4 when heavy rain moved in, forcing ground crews to cover the field. People with tickets... more »
  • Big 12, SEC have deal for football champs to play

    May 18, 2012 11:39 AM

    The Big 12 and the Southeastern conferences have announced a deal that will pit their football regular-season champions against each other in a bowl game for five years beginning in 2014. The agreement between two of the most successful BCS conferences was announced Friday. If one or both of the... more »
  • Rain postpones LSU baseball game against SC

    May 17, 2012 6:15 PM

    COLUMBIA, S. C. - Bad weather forced tonight's baseball game between LSU and South Carolina to be postponed. The game has been rescheduled for tomorrow afternoon. Rain earlier forced the teams into a delay for more than an hour before the game was called. The Tigers will face... more »
  • 4 accused of running card game scam

    May 1, 2012 7:46 AM

    LAKE CHARLES - Authorities in Lake Charles say four men posing as business owners scammed several people out of more than $10,000 through a card game. The Calcasieu Parish sheriff said the men disguised themselves as business owners and contacted several small businesses about constructing a building in Lake Charles.... more »
  • Man charged with bomb threat during Saints game

    February 10, 2012 2:53 PM

    NEW ORLEANS - A Michigan man has been indicted by a federal grand jury on a charge he phoned in a bomb threat to the Superdome during the New Orleans Saints' playoff win over the Detroit Lions in January. The charge brought Friday against 34-year-old Shawn H. Payton, of Jackson,... more »
  • Game wardens find suspected meth lab

    January 25, 2012 8:15 AM

    MONROE - Narcotics agents have arrested two Mississippi men after Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries agents allegedly found them with the materials for a methamphetamine lab in a vehicle in the Russell Sage Wildlife Management Area. Chadwick Hudson and Joshua Weeks, both of Vicksburg, Miss., were booked into Ouachita... more »
  • Tiger fans still sulking over BCS loss

    January 10, 2012 10:26 PM

    BATON ROUGE- LSU fans were still sour Tuesday, about 24 hours after the Tiger football team suffered a devastating 21-0 loss to Alabama in the National Championship game. Disbelief and disappointment are the overwhelming feelings from Tiger fans, and unfortunately, they're something fans have had little relief from since... more »
  • 5 shot at New Orleans high school basketball game

    January 7, 2012 10:22 AM

    NEW ORLEANS-New Orleans police say a gunman opened fire into a crowd leaving a high school basketball game, wounding a man and four teenage boys. Police spokesman Frank Robertson III said the injuries from late Friday's shooting at Warren Easton Charter High School were not life-threatening. Robertson said a motive... more »
  • Lower 9th Ward residents doubt they'll benefit from BCS game Play Video

    December 28, 2011 5:15 PM

    NEW ORLEANS- Residents in the Lower Ninth Ward of New Orleans are happy to see the Big Easy benefit from all the big games in the Superdome in the coming weeks. However, they are skeptical about whether they will actually see a trickle down effect from it. At Pugh's... more »
  • Ethics law lets lawmakers buy tickets to big games

    November 3, 2011 5:23 PM

    MONTGOMERY, Ala. - Alabama's newly toughened ethics law prohibits legislators and other state officials from receiving most free gifts, including football tickets. But in some cases they can still buy tickets to big games, like this weekend's Alabama-LSU game, at face value. That's an advantage over most state residents... more »
  • LSU gets night game for homecoming

    October 31, 2011 11:52 AM

    BATON ROUGE - After a season filled with daytime kickoffs, LSU's homecoming at least will be a Saturday night in Death Valley. The Southeastern Conference announced Monday that the Tigers' Nov. 12 game against Western Kentucky will kick off at 6 p.m. on ESPNU. The LSU men's basketball... more »
  • LSU fans react to possible player suspensions

    October 19, 2011 9:34 PM

    BATON ROUGE- Some LSU fans say the possible suspension of three football players is another black eye for the program, and some worry it could hurt the chances for a win over Auburn. "I'm sick about it. It's like they're thumbing their nose at authority," LSU fan Linda Mitchell... more »
  • Report: 3 LSU players suspended from Auburn game

    October 19, 2011 1:49 PM

    BATON ROUGE - A person familiar with the decision says No. 1 LSU has suspended star cornerback Tyrann Mathieu, along with defensive back Therold Simon and running back Spencer Ware for this Saturday's home game against Auburn. The person told The Associated Press about the suspensions on condition of... more »
  • Gator meat 'bites' wallet

    October 6, 2011 6:22 PM

    BATON ROUGE- As the Tiger's prepare for the Gator's this weekend, many home cooks are prepping their own gators for the dinner menu. The popular Louisiana specialty is making waves nationally, which is boosting the price locally. "It's really turned the industry around you know cause everybody's wanting... more »
  • Early LSU kick off the result of SEC contract conflict

    September 30, 2011 9:42 PM

    BATON ROUGE- The "Saturday Night in Death Valley" tradition is one LSU says it wants to maintain, but sometimes the SEC, its schedules and its contracts get in the way. In the case of Saturday's 11:20 a.m. kick-off, SEC's contract with another big network, which is carrying two SEC... more »
  • Clean out your freezer day

    September 25, 2011 12:00 PM

    BATON ROUGE- The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries asks hunters to clean out their freezers and donate frozen game to the Greater Baton Rouge Food Bank to help the needy in our community. Frozen game and fish will be accepted from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. at the... more »
  • Athletes remember missing teacher with stickers, pins at game

    September 23, 2011 10:22 PM

    BRUSLY- Athletes at Brusly High School are hoping to keep the story of their missing teacher, and the hope that she'll turn up, alive, in the form of stickers and pins on their uniforms. The football team and cheerleading squad revealed the tribute to Sylvianne Lozada at the team's... more »
  • LSU mounts up for West Virginia

    September 21, 2011 5:19 PM

    BATON ROUGE- Just days before the weekend, some people are still trying to figure out a way to get to Morgantown to watch the matchup between the West Virginia Mountaineers and the LSU Tigers. Specialty package trips have been sold out for nearly a month now, and Jim Dumigan,... more »
  • Tulane, Southeastern football game time moved

    September 2, 2011 2:15 PM

    New Orleans - Game time for Tulane's football season opener against Southeastern Louisiana this Saturday has been moved up to 12:30 p.m. at the Louisiana Superdome due of the impending threat of inclement weather from Tropical Storm Lee. Lee is forecast to produce heavy rains and winds in the... more »
  • Tiger fans prep for road trip to Dallas

    August 31, 2011 5:57 PM

    BATON ROUGE- LSU fans doled out plenty of green today to see the purple and gold in Dallas. The Tiger faithful picked up last-minute supplies for the 550-mile road trip to Cowboys Stadium. Some fans spared no expense and rented a luxury RV for the trip. "Compared... more »
  • CATS transports LSU fans to Tiger Stadium for home games

    August 31, 2011 2:49 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Capital Area Transit System will launch this year's Touchdown Express service for LSU home football games starting Saturday, Sept. 10. Touchdown Express helps fans avoid traffic by providing continuous service beginning four hours prior to kickoff and ending one hour after the game ends. The service is... more »
  • Game on for high school sports following referee strike

    February 2, 2011 8:44 PM

    BATON ROUGE - High school athletics in Louisiana will return to courts and fields across the state after a compromise among sports leaders. Officiators across the state held a strike Tuesday night, forcing dozens of basketball games to be postponed. The boycott was in response to a pay raise... more »
  • N.O. mayor settles playoff bet

    January 11, 2011 1:53 PM

    NEW ORLEANS - New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu has settled up with Seattle Mayor Mike McGinn. They had a bet on last weekend's playoff game between the Saints and the Seahawks. Seattle won the wild card game 41-36 to advance to a Sunday matchup against Chicago. A Tuesday news release... more »
  • Roof collapse moves Giants-Vikings game to Detroit

    December 12, 2010 11:22 AM

    MINNEAPOLIS, Minn.- The Minnesota Vikings and New York Giants will play on Monday night in Detroit after the Metrodome's inflated roof collapsed in a snowstorm. The NFL says kickoff will be at 7:20 p.m. Eastern time. Metrodome officials told the league the roof wouldn't be ready in time... more »
  • Game developer to put new studio in Baton Rouge

    December 7, 2010 3:39 PM

    BATON ROUGE – A video game developer based in the U. K. is now the newest addition to the Louisiana Technology Park in Baton Rouge. Representatives from Firebrand Games and the Baton Rouge Area Chamber made the announcement with parish officials earlier today. They said Firebrand would locate a new... more »
  • Kickoff scheduled for LSU-Alabama game

    October 25, 2010 12:15 PM

    LSU’s game against Alabama will be another afternoon game, the Southeastern Conference announced on Monday. Kickoff at Tiger Stadium has been scheduled for 2:30 p.m. Saturday, November 6. The game will be broadcast on CBS. LSU and Alabama both have an open date this weekend. LSU goes into the Alabama... more »
  • SU hopes radiothon will benefit from homecoming fans

    October 8, 2010 6:46 PM

    Southern University is hoping gridiron action can help ease budget cuts. The goal is $90,000, and Southern hopes its annual radiothon can benefit from fans in town for the homecoming game. News 2’s Stephanie Ryan got answers on why the money is important, especially this year. more »
  • SU fans gear up for homecoming game

    October 8, 2010 5:25 PM

    Fans at Southern University are gearing up for the homecoming game against Mississippi Valley State University tomorrow. News 2’s photojournalist and Southern alumni Tommy Harris talked to people who have the spirit. more »
  • LSU Alumni Association won't travel to Fla. game

    October 6, 2010 6:53 PM

    The LSU Alumni Association will not travel to the Florida game for the first time in eight years. That decision was made in the spring when the association saw a lack of interest. News 2’s Rob Krieger spoke with one sports travel agent, who said there’s another reason... more »
  • LSU participating in college game day recycling competition

    October 1, 2010 10:26 PM

    LSU is competing on a different kind of green field this weekend. More than 80 universities are in the race for "most recycled." The school has been green on game day since 2004. The effort has expanded to the stadium and suites just recently, but the response from tailgaters... more »
  • Saints' RB Thomas a game-time decision

    September 30, 2010 2:48 PM

    New Orleans Saints Head Coach, Sean Payton, says he'll wait until Sunday to decide whether hobbled running back Pierre Thomas plays against Carolina. Thomas missed his second-straight practice on Thursday, after injuring his ankle during the Saints' 27-24 overtime loss to Atlanta last Sunday. The Saints are already... more »
  • New game developers group forms in Baton Rouge

    September 20, 2010 11:39 AM

    A chapter of an international game developer’s group has been formed in Baton Rouge to help grow the state’s digital media industry. Three state groups worked together to create a local chapter of the International Game Developer’s Association, according to a press release Monday from the Baton Rouge Area Digital... more »
  • Parking/Post-Game Traffic map for LSU vs Miss St. game

    September 17, 2010 5:09 PM

    Click Here To View The Parking Map Parking map courtesy of LSU police for the school's football game against Mississippi State on Setpember 18. more »

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