Sports

Southern football Coaches Clinic and crawfish boil set for March 21

Chicago Bears scout and former All-SWAC kicker Breck Ackley is scheduled to serve as the guest speaker during the Southern University coaches clinic and crawfish boil on March 21.

An international wheelchair tennis tournament brings athletes to the Capital City to compete

A major international tennis tournament is going on right now in Baton Rouge, but on these courts, athletes are on two wheels. This isn't just tennis. This is David Wagner's life.

LSU records eighth shutout with 9-0 win over South Alabama

A seven-run sixth inning Wednesday night highlighted sixth-ranked LSU’s 9-0 win over South Alabama at Alex Box Stadium, Skip Bertman Field. Nine pitchers combined to record the Tigers’ eighth shutout of the season.

LSU sand volleyball hosts close match against ULM in inaugural opener

The LSU sand volleyball team marked a close 3-2 loss to UL-Monroe in its inaugural match Tuesday at Mango's Beach Volleyball, as the winning point was decided by a third-set victory.

Saints re-sign OT Zach Strief

The New Orleans Saints re-signed offensive lineman Zach Strief to a new deal Monday. The tackle inked a five-year contract with the Black and Gold. He started 15 of the 16 regular season games and both playoff games in 2013.

LSU Tigers receive bid to NIT

The LSU Tigers received the news they were hoping for shortly after 7:30 p.m. when its name came up for a spot in the 2014 post-season National Invitation Tournament.

Record fish caught at East TX lake

A new lake record blue catfish has been verified at Lake Tawakoni. The massive fish was caught back on February 15, 2014.

Saints agree to terms with FS Jairus Byrd on six-year contract

The New Orleans Saints announced Tuesday that they have agreed to terms on a six-year contract with unrestricted free agent FS Jairus Byrd. The announcement was made by Saints’ Executive Vice President/General Manager Mickey Loomis.

Video: LSU football's famous "Big Cat" drill (Spring 2014)

The LSU football team put on the pads for the "Big Cat" drill on Tuesday.

LSU's O'Bryant III, Mickey, Martin earn coaches All-SEC honors

LSU junior forward Johnny O’Bryant III became the ninth LSU player to earn first-team All-SEC honors in consecutive years Tuesday when the league announced the coaches’ selections for All-Southeastern Conference honors.

Tigers earn 8-1 victory at Northwestern State

– Freshman left-hander Jared Poche’ earned his third win in three starts Thursday to lead fourth-ranked LSU to an 8-1 victory over Northwestern State at Brown-Stroud Field.

LSU baseball game at Northwestern State re-scheduled for Thursday at 3 p.m.

The LSU-Northwestern State baseball game has been postponed due to wintry weather conditions and road closures.

Legendary coach Don Shows leaves impressive legacy behind

Louisiana high school football coaching legend Don Shows died Monday morning.

LSU-Northwestern State game to start at 3:30 p.m. on Tuesday

The start time of the LSU-Northwestern State baseball game on Tuesday in Natchitoches has been moved to 3:30 p.m. CT due to a forecast of extremely cold temperatures after sundown. The game was originally scheduled for 7 p.m. CT.

LSU meets No. 1 Florida Saturday afternoon in Gainesville

The LSU men’s basketball team travels here to the O’Connell Center for a nationally-televised Southeastern Conference basketball clash with the 2014 league champions, top-ranked Florida Saturday afternoon.