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  • LSU punished for violation of recruiting rule

    LSU punished for violation of recruiting rule

    Updated: 2:59 PM 2/27/2015

    BATON ROUGE - The LSU football program will have its recruiting privileges revoked for the second time in four years. The punishment from the Southeastern Conference comes after LSU continued to engage in unlimited contact with Matt Womack, a prospective early enrollee and offensive tackle from Mississippi, after he... (More)
  • Outdoors Report: Fly Fishing

    Updated: 8:55 AM 2/27/2015

    BATON ROUGE - For most people, fly fishing brings visuals of the Midwest and rocky rivers, but Louisiana fishers have taken the sport to a new level . They're catching large offshore species like lemon fish, as well as bass bream and crappie in our local lakes and ponds.... (More)
  • Fraley's triple lifts LSU to 9-8 win over SLU

    Fraley's triple lifts LSU to 9-8 win over SLU

    Updated: 8:54 AM 2/27/2015

    BATON ROUGE, La. - LSU (7-1) earned a hard-fought victory Thursday night against Southeastern Louisiana (5-4) as a two-run RBI triple by Jake Fraley in the bottom of the eighth inning provided the winning runs in Alex Box Stadium, Skip Bertman Field. LSU returns to action at 7 p.m.... (More)
  • Tigers, Lions face off tonight after weather delay

    Tigers, Lions face off tonight after weather delay

    Updated: 9:20 AM 2/26/2015

    BATON ROUGE - The LSU Tigers will take on the Southeastern Lions tonight at Alex Box Stadium after Wednesday's game was postponed because of inclement weather.

    First pitch will is tonight at 6:30 p.m. Fans who were planning on attending Wednedsay's game should use the same ticket tonight.

    If you can't make it, we'll have highlights tonight on News 2 at 10.

     

  • Pelicans beat Nets, stay hot in playoff race

    Pelicans beat Nets, stay hot in playoff race

    Updated: 9:18 AM 2/26/2015

    NEW ORLEANS - Quincy Pondexter scored a career-high 25 points and the New Orleans Pelicans won their third straight, 102-96 over the Brooklyn Nets on Wednesday night. Pondexter surpassed his previous high of 22 points by hitting his fourth 3-pointer of the game with 49.9 seconds left to all but... (More)
  • Weather worries postpone tonight's LSU vs. SLU match-up

    Weather worries postpone tonight's LSU vs. SLU match-up

    Updated: 8:41 AM 2/25/2015

    BATON ROUGE - The LSU Tigers will have to wait one more day to take on the Southeastern Lions at Alex Box Stadium. Tonight's game has been postponed because of inclement weather in the forecast.

    First pitch will now be Thursday at 6:30 p.m. Fans who were planning on attending the game should use the same ticket tomorrow night.

    Sports 2 will have more later today on WBRZ News 2.

     

  • Jarell Martin leads LSU hoops to 84-61 win at Auburn

    Jarell Martin leads LSU hoops to 84-61 win at Auburn

    Updated: 8:34 AM 2/25/2015

    AUBURN, AL - This time, LSU didn't allow a lower-tier team to hang around and threaten an upset, as the Tigers beat Auburn 84-61 on the Plains Tuesday night. Jarell Martin scored 25 points to go with 12 rebounds as the Tigers got revenge for their home loss to... (More)
  • Council OKs Los Angeles-area stadium backed by Rams owner

    Council OKs Los Angeles-area stadium backed by Rams owner

    Updated: 1:58 AM 2/25/2015

    INGLEWOOD, CA - The Inglewood City Council has approved plans to build a proposed NFL stadium in the Los Angeles area that includes St. Louis Rams owner Stan Kroenke as a partner. With a 5-0 vote, the council approved the $2 billion plan at a meeting Tuesday night. The vote... (More)
  • Lions out-shoot UNO, still lose a nailbiter

    Lions out-shoot UNO, still lose a nailbiter

    Updated: 9:21 AM 2/24/2015

    HAMMOND - Nate Frye scored 17 points, and Tevin Broyles made a layup in the waning seconds to help New Orleans slip past Southeast Louisiana 74-73 on Monday night. Southeast Louisiana (9-18, 6-8 Southland Conference) used a 14-6 run, including five points apiece by Cedric Jenkins and Daniel Grieves, to... (More)
  • Southern stunned by Alabama St. in final seconds 56-54

    Updated: 9:21 AM 2/24/2015

    The Southern Jaguars lost in heartbreaking fashion for the second time this season on national television. Last month, the Jaguars missed out on a last second shot against Texas Southern. On Monday night, head coach Roman Banks' Jaguar team gave up a game winning shot to Alabama St... (More)