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Former LSU star, Lolo Jones falls short of medal in Sochi

Lolo Jones's thrid try at a medal fell short today in Sochi. The former LSU track star and her partner Jazmine Fenlator finished in 11th place in the Women's Two-Man Bobsled.

5 things to watch at the Sochi Winter Olympics on Wednesday

Let's see, seven-plus hours of hockey ahead, the start of the women's figure skating competition and one multi-sport Olympian is close to standing alone. Men's ice hockey

Young skaters dream of Olympic gold, no matter the obstacles

Like many over-scheduled 14-year-old girls, Presley Chandler has a very busy daily routine. But hers is probably busier than most.

LSU gymnast Hall follows her faith to the floor

LSU gymnast Lloimincia Hall posted a perfect ten over the weekend in her home town - in front of her family and her biggest fans. But the junior says there's room for improvement as the third-ranked Tigers move forward in the season.

5 favorite moments from Monday at the Sochi Olympics

United States + favorite hasn't necessarily ='d gold, but it sure did Monday.

UPDATE: Police catch burglars wanted for stealing Skip Bertman's World Series rings

UPDATE: Baton Rouge Police Detectives have recovered all 21 LSU championship rings which were taken in the burglary.  -----

Jump shot: A Sochi photography masterclass

"This one is for you," says Yana Romanova, the photo manager at the RusSki Gorki Jumping Center.

5 things to watch at the Sochi Winter Olympics on Tuesday

The weather forecast is the most watched item in the athletes village, snowboard cross is like NASCAR on the white stuff and the Dutch seem likely for another podium sweep in speed skating.

LSU softball splits doubleheader with Penn State

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Southeastern-LSU baseball game officially sold out

All available tickets to Southeastern Louisiana's baseball home opener Wednesday at Pat Kenelly Diamond at Alumni Field against No. 3-ranked LSU have been sold.

Parkview Baptist names Jay Mayet head football coach

The Parkview Baptist School (PBS) released a statement on Monday saying they’ve named Jay Mayet head football coach.

8 favorite weekend moments at the Sochi Olympics

It was a weekend packed with drama and record-setting scores in Sochi. Here's a look at some of the highlights: Dutch speed skaters rule the rink

NBA legend 'Magic Johnson' greeted fans Saturday on Sherwood Forest

NBA legend, ‘Magic Johnson’ made a special appearance in Baton Rouge Saturday.

Meet the winter Olympian some say is ‘most interesting’

"The Russians have a PR problem, that's the way I see it.

Ex-Saints player Darren Sharper faces rape, drug charges in 2 cases

Former NFL star Darren Sharper was charged Friday in the alleged drugging and rape of two women, one in October and the other last month, the Los Angeles County district attorney's office said.