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Jags to carry momentum from recent win to game against Alcorn State

The Southern Jaguar football team is expecting a huge crowd Saturday for their homecoming game against Alcorn State.

'Baseball America' ranks Tulane baseball recruiting class as 23rd best in NCAA

For the second time in as many months, the Tulane baseball 2013 recruiting class has been nationally ranked by a major publication, as Baseball America has tabbed the Green Wave class of this year as the 23rd best in the NCAA.

Grambling players issue statement on recent boycott

The Grambling State football team issued the statement below Monday afternoon. The team boycotted their game with Jackson State last weekend citing poor facility conditions among other issues.

LSU basketball to hold open practice

The LSU basketball programs continue down their “Road To Tipoff” with an open practice on Wednesday.

Grambling players end boycott, return to practice

Grambling players say they are ending their boycott after speaking with former coach Doug Williams, who advised them to, "Go out there and play football."

Miles: 'This one is on me'

LSU head coach Les Miles took all the blame for his team's loss against Ole Miss. He told reporters following the 27-24 defeat that he did a poor job preparing his team.

List of 2013 LSU Homecoming festivities

LSU Homecoming is an annual, time-honored tradition for alumni, students and members of the Tiger community.

Former head coach of New Orleans Saints passes away

The New Orleans Saints mourn the passing of former head coach Bum Phillips at the age of 90 years old at his ranch in Goliad, Texas.

SWAC issues statement Grambling State - Jackson State game

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – The Southwestern Athletic Conference has issued an official statement in correlation to the Grambling State - Jackson State football game scheduled for Saturday, October 18.

Fantasy Football Rankings: Week 7

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LSU football look seek flexible pricing, traditional fund increase

The LSU Athletic Department will seek to implement a flexible pricing plan for home football games as well as proposing an increase in the Tradition Fund for the first time since 2010 in certain areas of Tiger Stadium beginning next season.

Lady Tigers ranked 17th in USA Today Magazine Poll

The LSU women’s basketball team, which returns seven letterwinners and three starters from its 2013 NCAA Sweet 16 squad, has been ranked No. 17 in the USA Today College Basketball Preseason Magazine that is on newsstands now.

Report: Saints optimistic Graham will be able to play after bye week

The Saints are optimistic regarding Jimmy Graham’s foot injury, according to NFL insiders. ESPN NFL Insider Chris Mortensen is reporting that the Saints organization is optimistic regarding Jimmy Graham’s foot injury.

'Shake It Up and Read All About It! LSU football and the ‘Earthquake’ at Tiger Stadium event

LSU Libraries Special Collections invites the public to join in a fascinating night of football and earthquake talk on Tuesday, Oct.

Tiger defense to be tested by Ole Miss spread attack

The LSU defense had a season high for sacks (4), tackles for loss (8), and quarterback hurries (4) in Saturday’s win over Florida.