It took decades for college football to come up with an NCAA Division One playoff system, and now in just a few hours it will be the Oregon Ducks or Ohio State Buckeyes bringing home the championship trophy.
The New Orleans Pelicans announced today that the team has acquired forward Quincy Pondexter and a future second round draft pick from the Memphis Grizzlies as part of a three-team deal including the Boston Celtics.
New Orleans Saints linebacker Junior Galette was arrested on a domestic violence charge in Kenner on Monday, officials said. Galette's cousin, 26-year-old Terrance Banks, was also arrested on a domestic violence charge in the incident.
LSU will play in a bowl game for the 15th straight year on Dec. 30 when the 23rd-ranked Tigers face Notre Dame in the Franklin American Mortgage Music City Bowl in Nashville, Tenn. Kickoff between the Tigers and Irish is set for 2:02 p.m.