Updated: 1:51 PM 8/17/2014BATON ROUGE - The Associated Press came out with their preseason rankings Sunday, and LSU landed at No. 13. That's up one spot from last year's preseason rankings. LSU's first opponent, Wisconsin, came in at No. 14. The two will start the season by playing each other in Houston... (More)
Updated: 11:13 PM 8/16/2014NEW ORLEANS - Zach Mettenberger was cheered as he stepped in front of a Louisiana crowd on a Louisiana field, but even he didn't expect such a warm ovation as the visiting quarterback when the Tennessee Titans faced the New Orleans Saints on Friday. Mettenberger, the former LSU star... (More)
Updated: 11:05 PM 8/16/2014BATON ROUGE - The LSU football team held its second preseason scrimmage Saturday afternoon in Tiger Stadium and head coach Les Miles says he's starting to see the progress. The Tigers ran roughly 120 snaps according to Miles, with the candidates for starting quarterback totalling 20 completions on 45... (More)
Updated: 1:50 PM 8/16/2014SOUTH BEND, Ind. - Notre Dame coach Brian Kelly says he needs to do a better job of creating an environment in which players know they are accountable after learning four are being investigated for suspected academic dishonesty. Kelly said Saturday he was shocked and disappointed to learn about the... (More)
Updated: 9:17 PM 8/15/2014The New Orleans Saints lead the Tennessee Titans in a penalty ridden first half of play in the Superdome on Friday night. Many Saints starters including quarterback Drew Brees are sitting out this game, but both teams are having success moving the ball and scoring. 22 first half... (More)
Updated: 7:23 PM 8/15/2014NEW ORLEANS - While Drew Brees didn't get the start at quarterback for the first preseason game inside the Superdome this season, Luke McCown showed great command of the offense to get the Saints off on the right foot. The scoring drive took 16 plays, 80 yards, and 6:30... (More)
Updated: 6:46 PM 8/15/2014BATON ROUGE - The new SEC Network highlighted its second day of operation Friday night by announcing the 18-game Southeastern Conference men's basketball schedules for the 14-team league, including the list of dates and games for Coach Johnny Jones and his LSU Tigers. The schedule is highlighted by a... (More)
Updated: 6:06 AM 8/15/2014BATON ROUGE - Even with the bad news that redshirt freshman quarterback Deonte Shorts will be out for a few practices leading up to the final scrimmage this fall, the Southern Jaguars believe they have one of their pivotal pieces back at practice. Wide receiver Willie Quinn got back... (More)
Updated: 7:01 PM 8/14/2014
SCOTLANDVILLE - The Hornets have plenty of help this season, with senior outside linebacker Donald Freeman.
The Scotlandville defender is gaining interest from Division 1, and even some SEC, schools as he decides where he'll spend his collegiate career.
Sports 2's Brian Holland takes a look at one of the best linebackers in the area with Donald Freeman
Updated: 6:09 PM 8/14/2014NEW ORLEANS - Redshirt-freshman Tanner Lee will be Tulane's starting quarterback when the Green Wave open the 2014 season at Tulsa on Aug. 28. Lee, of Destrehan, entered preseason camp atop the depth chart after a solid showing during spring practice. Coach Curtis Johnson says Lee cemented the starting post... (More)