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LSU QB Mettenberger mamed Manning 'Star of the Week'

After firing an LSU single-game record five touchdown passes in a 56-17 win over UAB, senior quarterback Zach Mettenberger was one of eight players nationally recognized by the Manning Award as a “Star of the Week,” the Allstate Sug

Doug Williams out as Grambling football head coach

Doug Williams is no longer the head football coach at Grambling State University. GSU officials say Williams was "released" from his contract agreement, effective immediately.

Jags team captain Anthony Balancier to be suspended for one quarter

Southern head football coach Dawson Odums has suspended linebacker Anthony Balancier for the first quarter of Saturday’s home opener.

Sports Illustrated releases report highlighting NCAA violations at OSU while Les Miles was coach

Money is the center of a Sports Illustrated investigation that claims Oklahoma State University had a pay-for-performance system dating back to when Les Miles was the head coach.

LSU Golf alum John Peterson earns PGA Tour Card 2013-14 season

While earning a pair of top-five finishes in the each of the first two Web.com Tour Finals tournaments, LSU Tiger great and former NCAA Champion John Peterson has now secured his PGA Tour card for the 2013-14 season as he will compete with now

Tigers try to avoid complacency against Kent State

For the second straight week the LSU tiger football team will be a huge favorite heading into Saturday’s non-conference game.

Kickoff time announced for LSU vs. Auburn in Tiger Stadium

LSU’s Southeastern Conference opener against Auburn on September 21 in Tiger Stadium will kickoff at 6:45 p.m. CT and will be televised by ESPN, the league office announced on Monday.

Bruno Mars booked for Super Bowl halftime show

Grammy-winning pop singer Bruno Mars will deliver the Super Bowl XLVIII halftime show next February, the NFL announced Sunday.

Wrestling reinstated to Olympic program for 2020 Games in Tokyo

Wrestling has been reinstated to the program for the 2020 Games in Tokyo after a vote Sunday by members of the International Olympic Committee in Buenos Aires.

Southern-Texas Southern moved to November 1 due to MLS

When the Southern University football team makes its second trip to Houston this season, the Jaguars will make arrangements to leave a day earlier than originally schedule.

The high cost of being a football fan

Football season is here, and many stadium goers are breaking out the face paint. But between paying for tickets, parking and grabbing a couple of cold ones, the cost of actually going to a game has gotten much too pricey for many fans.

Tokyo will host Olympic Games in 2020

Tokyo has been chosen by the International Olympic Committee to host the 2020 Summer Games. In voting Saturday in Buenos Aires, the committee picked Tokyo over the two other contenders, Madrid and Istanbul.

Six LSU greats to be inducted into LSU Athletic Hall of Fame

Five former LSU standouts and a former LSU coach will be inducted into the LSU Athletic Hall of Fame on Friday, September 13 in the Pete Maravich Assembly Center.

LSU issues parking updates and reminders to Tiger fans for home opener

Beginning with the 2013 football season, LSU game day parking lots have been renamed to accommodate the large number of reserved lots currently in use as well as to provide a more efficient way to direct fans to their lots on campus. 

LSU baseball Twitter following increases to over 50,000

The LSU baseball program increased its number of Twitter fans to over 50,000 on Thursday as the Tigers are the most-followed team in college baseball. LSU also has nearly 270,000 Facebook fans.