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  • Southern, Grambling pick up SWAC postseason honors

    December 3, 2015 6:41 PM

    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. - Southern University placed 11 Jaguars on the Southwestern Athletic Conference All-Conference team and Grambling State University picked up a top honor from the 2015 SWAC postseason football awards. Southern had the most players placed on All-Conference teams. They include RB Lenard Tilley, OL Anthony Mosley, DL... more »
  • Gunman sought after Grambling shooting

    September 1, 2015 12:29 PM

    GRAMBLING - Authorities in Lincoln Parish are looking for a gunman who was involved in a shooting Tuesday in the town of Grambling. KTBS-TV reported the shooter fled east and wrecked north of Hideaway Park before fleeing on foot into a wooded area. The shooting did not happen... more »
  • Budget troubles slow Grambling State presidential search

    February 3, 2015 11:14 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Louisiana's budget problems are making Grambling State University's presidential search more difficult. University of Louisiana System President Sandra Woodley released a letter from the search firm hired to recruit candidates that says the threat of deep budget cuts has stymied efforts to find a new Grambling leader.... more »
  • Audit: Equipment thefts, other problems at GSU

    December 2, 2014 5:49 AM

    BATON ROUGE - A new state audit of Grambling State University shows equipment thefts totaling more than $130,000 and an unbalanced budget with more total expenses than revenues in each of the five years analyzed. According to the audit released Monday by the legislative auditor's office, the thefts included plumbing... more »
  • Jaguars win a classic thriller 52-45, returns to SWAC championship

    November 29, 2014 5:44 PM

    NEW ORLEANS - A thrilling finish to a high scoring 41st Bayou Classic, which saw Grambling miss a game tying touchdown by inches in the final seconds. With less than 20 seconds left and the Tigers facing a 4th and 8 from the Jaguar 9 yard line, QB Johnathan... more »
  • Jaguars look for 6th straight win in final home game

    November 15, 2014 12:11 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The Southern Jaguars (6-1, 7-3) close out their slate of home games tonight against Mississippi Valley State (1-7, 2-8) in Mumford Stadium. The game kicks off at 6 p.m. If SU pulls out the win today, next week's match up against Grambling at the Bayou... more »
  • Grambling students approve athletics fee

    April 24, 2014 10:31 AM

    GRAMBLING - Grambling State University's athletic programs will get a boost in the fall after students approved an athletics fee that will generate an additional $1 million annually. After students voted against the athletics fee last year, The News-Star reports university officials launched an awareness campaign to show the need... more »
  • Grambling president stepping down

    April 4, 2014 10:54 AM

    GRAMBLING - After six years as president of Grambling State University, Frank Pogue announced Friday he planned to step down from the position at the end of June. "A lot has been accomplished, and a lot of good things are still happening at Grambling State University," Pogue said in... more »
  • Texas Southern takes out Grambling in SWAC, 79-54

    March 12, 2014 3:37 PM

    HOUSTON - Aaric Murray scored 18 points and blocked six shots as second-seeded Texas Southern won its seventh game in a row after beating No. 10 seed Grambling State 79-54 on Wednesday in a Southwestern Athletic Conference quarterfinal game. Murray, named the conference player and defensive player of the year,... more »
  • LSU improves to 3-0 with big win over Grambling St.

    February 16, 2014 9:36 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The LSU Tigers improved to 3-0 with a perfect weekend, including Sunday's 6-0 win over Grambling State. Freshman pitcher Jared Poche, the former Lutcher Bulldog, fired a scoreless six innings with three strikeouts in his first collegiate start. Also getting his first start was second... more »
  • Fobbs' hiring at Grambling approved by UL board

    December 6, 2013 2:20 PM

    BATON ROUGE- Grambling State University's hiring of new football coach Broderick Fobbs has been approved by the University of Louisiana System governing board. Fobbs will receive a $195,000 annual salary. The board unanimously agreed Friday to his selection and praised the hiring, which university leaders hope can improve a... more »
  • Southern downs Grambling in Bayou Classic

    November 30, 2013 7:02 PM

    NEW ORLEANS - As much as Grambling could have used a morale-boosting triumph in the Bayou Classic, Dray Joseph and the Southern Jaguars were not going to let that happen. Joseph and Lee Dross connected for three touchdowns and Southern defeated Grambling 40-17 in the Bayou Classic on Saturday. The... more »
  • Grambling aims to upset Southern in Bayou Classic

    November 29, 2013 11:11 AM

    NEW ORLEANS - Grambling State interim coach Dennis "Dirt" Winston praises his players for "making history" with their walkout last month in protest of the conditions under which they've been forced to train, travel and play this season. Now Winston and the Tigers aim for an upset of historical proportions... more »
  • Bayou Classic fans urged to travel safely

    November 24, 2013 11:00 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Bayou Classic fans are reminded to drive safely when heading to and from Bayou Classic Events in New Orleans over the Thanksgiving holiday weekend. "More people died on Louisiana roads over the five-day Thanksgiving break last year than during any other holiday," says Lt. Col. John... more »
  • Eddie Robinson, Jr. dies

    November 7, 2013 11:55 AM

    DALLAS - The son of former Grambling State football coach Eddie Robinson has died at the age of 70. Family members say Eddie Robinson Jr. died Wednesday night at a Dallas hospital after complications from a heart transplant. Robinson, Jr. played for his father at Grambling, and later worked for... more »
  • Jesse Jackson to visit GSU

    October 29, 2013 2:08 PM

    GRAMBLING- He's fought for civil rights and negotiated freedom for hostages, but can Jesse Jackson close the rift between students and the administration at Grambling State University? School leaders say that Jackson will come to the campus to help promote a period of healing. The school's been in the national... more »
  • Dr. William Broussard leading Southern to promising future Play Video

    October 23, 2013 2:22 PM

    BATON ROUGE - As seen by the recent events at Grambling State University(football players refusing to play a conference game because of hazardous conditions), leadership is as important as the teams that perform at the collegiate level. Southern University has Dr. William Broussard leading the Jaguars' athletics programs, and... more »
  • Jackson State: Grambling forfeit will be costly

    October 23, 2013 7:44 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Jackson State says financial losses for the university and the city of Jackson, Miss., "could be in the millions" because of Grambling's decision to forfeit Saturday's football game after its players refused to play. Grambling's players staged a boycott because they said they had many issues... more »
  • Grambling football dispute draws attention to cuts

    October 22, 2013 2:19 PM

    BATON ROUGE- The leader of Grambling State University says a nearly weeklong boycott by the university's football team has drawn awareness to the campus's financial struggles and drummed up donation interest around the country. Grambling President Frank Pogue told his university system's board Tuesday that he's using the national attention... more »
  • Grambling players end boycott

    October 21, 2013 12:42 PM

    GRAMBLING - Grambling players say they are ending their boycott after speaking with former coach Doug Williams, who advised them to, "Go out there and play football." In a statement Monday, team representative Naquan Smith said players reached out to several people, including Williams, and their ex-coach put them... more »
  • Jackson St. says Grambling game cancelled

    October 18, 2013 5:12 PM

    JACKSON, Miss. - A Jackson State spokesman has announced that Saturday's game against Grambling has been cancelled. JSU spokesman Wesley Peterson told The Associated Press Friday that Jackson State had been contacted by Grambling officials who informed them of the decision. Disgruntled Grambling players had refused to travel to Mississippi.... more »
  • Doug Williams out as Grambling head coach

    September 11, 2013 11:24 AM

    GRAMBLING, La. - Grambling State University running backs coach George Ragsdale has assumed head football coaching duties, effective immediately. Ragsdale becomes interim head coach as the Tigers head to the Missouri Classic in Kansas City with a 0-2 record. The G-Men finished the 2012 season with a record of... more »
  • 3rd suspect in killing of toddler arrested in La.

    July 28, 2013 7:24 PM

    BALTIMORE, MD - Baltimore police say they have arrested a third suspect in the murder of a 1-year-old baby after an investigation that led to Louisiana. Police say 22-year-old Rashid Mayo was arrested Saturday on the campus of Grambling University in Louisiana. Mayo was wanted for first-degree murder in the... more »
  • GSU establishes faculty, staff retiree association

    June 17, 2013 11:48 AM

    GRAMBLING - Grambling State University produces not only undergraduate and graduate students but also a large group of retirees. The News-Star reports GSU President Frank G. Pogue identified this ready-made pool of highly-qualified and skilled professionals and workers and recently established the Grambling State University Association for Retired Faculty and... more »
  • #2 LSU blanks Grambling 4-0

    April 17, 2013 8:54 PM

    BATON ROUGE - #2 LSU didn't get off to a hot start, but the Tigers needed only four runs in a 4-0 shut-out win at home. The win is LSU's 24th straight against an in-state team and 31st straight in a mid-week game. The Tigers threw 10 pitchers, but... more »
  • 3 injured in shooting at Grambling State University

    April 16, 2013 7:24 AM

    GRAMBLING - A Grambling State University spokesman says three people have been shot during a fight on campus with one student being taken to the hospital with a leg wound. Will Sutton says two others who were shot went to the hospital some other way. He did not give the... more »
  • Grambling passes ordinance against saggy pants

    February 11, 2013 9:56 AM

    GRAMBLING - Saggy pants in the city of Grambling may become a costly fashion statement. The News-Star reports the Grambling City Council passed an ordinance last week making indecent exposure -- the showing of undergarments and underwear -- illegal. Failure to comply may result in fines of $150 to $500,... more »

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