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Ex-LSU player, NFL prospect arrested on domestic abuse charge

Elliott Porter played center at LSU and has been described as a smart player who knows how to make the calls and the checks on the offensive line.

Seahawks fans regret leaving game in 4th quarter

The final moments of the Seahawks-Packers game were a roller coaster ride, but some fans missed it because they left the game early. Seattle trailed 19-7 with about four minutes remaining and some fans decided to give up.

6 LSU underclassmen will return for 2015 football season

Six LSU underclassmen – four juniors and two redshirt sophomores – announced on Friday that they will remain in school for another year.

Muhammad Ali released from hospital one eve of 73rd birthday

Boxing legend Muhammad Ali is back at home following several days in the hospital, a family spokesman said Friday.

Ed Orgeron joins LSU staff as defensive line coach

 Ed Orgeron, one of the premier defensive line coaches and recruiters in college football, has been named LSU’s defensive line coach, head coach Les Miles announced on Wednesday morning.

Kevin Steele named LSU's defensive coordinator

 – Kevin Steele, a veteran coach with tremendous success at both the college and NFL level, has been named LSU’s defensive coordinator, head coach Les Miles announced on Tuesday.

Ohio State faces Oregon in historical CFB championship game

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.

Pelicans acquire Quincy Pondexter, draft pick

 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.

Fans count down to kick off of CFB Championship

The fans have arrived and the finishing touches are almost complete at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas ahead of tonight's College Football Playoff championship game.

La. Tech, Georgia highlight Southern's 2015 football schedule

 The Southern Jaguar football team will take on a tough non-conference schedule in 2015. They’ll travel to Ruston to take on Louisiana Tech and Athens to play the University of Georgia.

Ballard returns to LSU women's hoops program

 – LSU women’s basketball coach Nikki Caldwell announced Thursday that Danielle Ballard will return for game competition effective immediately.

VIDEO: Johnny Jones previews SEC opener

Johnny Jones and the LSU men's basketball team tipoff the SEC portion of their schedule Thursday night.  They'll take on Missouri at 6 p.m.on ESPN2. 

LSU to open 2017 season against BYU in Houston

 LSU will open the 2017 football season on Saturday, Sept. 2, against BYU in the AdvoCare Texas Kickoff at NRG Stadium in Houston, Texas, the schools announced Thursday.

LSU to open SEC play at Missouri on Thursday

 – And so it begins for the LSU men’s basketball team. 18 games. 18 tests. A journey of nine weeks.

Saints LB Junior Gallette arrested on domestic violence charge

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.