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Cajuns advance with 5-3 victory over Bulldogs

Having to battle their way through the losers bracket, the top-ranked Louisiana Ragin’ Cajuns baseball team never trailed in a winner-take-all championship game at the Lafayette Regional on Monday holding on to win 5-3 against Mississippi

Houston 12, LSU 2

Houston scored seven runs in the bottom of the third inning to break a 2-2 tie and end the LSU baseball team's season in the NCAA Regional final, 12-2, on Monday night at Alex Box Stadium, Skip Bertman Field.

LSU 8, Southeastern Louisiana 4

LSU rallied from a 4-2 deficit with six runs in its last two at bats to defeat Southeastern Louisiana, 8-4, in the opening game of the 2014 NCAA Baseball Regional at Alex Box Stadium, Skip Bertman Field.

LSU beats Southeastern 8 - 4

UPDATE: LSU went on to beat Southeastern 8 - 4 on Friday, May 30, at Alex Box Stadium.  -----

Cajun Field expansion to increase economic impact of UL football team

Tiger Stadium is not the only facility that is expanding because of its impact on the economy. Cajun Field has the same effect on Lafayette, so it is getting the same kind of upgrade.

Cajuns and Tigers set to meet on opening day of Lafayette regional

 The nationally seeded sixth Ragin Cajuns baseball team is set to open the Lafayette Regional against Jackson State at 6 p.m. on Friday at M.L. “Tigue” Moore Field.

LSU pitcher Aaron Nola named 2014 first-team All-American

LSU junior right-hander Aaron Nola was named Thursday by Collegiate Baseball magazine as a 2014 first-team all-American.

Brazil finds 'food not fit for consumption' at hotels hosting World Cup teams

(CNN) -- Brazilian authorities have confiscated food "not fit for consumption" from two hotels that will host the English and Italian national teams during the upcoming World Cup competition in Brazil.

Cajuns baseball to open Lafayette Regional against Jackson St.

 The Louisiana Ragin’ Cajuns will play host to the NCAA Lafayette Regional at M.L. “Tigue” Moore Field Friday when the Cajuns meet Jackson State at 6 p.m. in the nightcap of the first day.

Matchups set for NCAA Baton Rouge Regional

 LSU will play host to the NCAA Baton Rouge Regional in Alex Box Stadium, Skip Bertman Field beginning at 2 p.m. CT Friday when the No. 1 seed Tigers meet No. 4 seed Southeastern Louisiana. No. 2 seed Houston will face No.

LSU baseball in SEC Tournament semifinal at 12 p.m. Saturday

Eighth-ranked LSU (42-14-1) will face  Arkansas in an SEC Tournament semifinal at 12 p.m. CT Saturday at Hoover Metropolitan Stadium. Arkansas and Ole Miss meet at 3 p.m. CT Friday in an elimination game.

Cajuns baseball topples Texas State in SBC Tourney, 11-4

The second-ranked and top-seeded Louisiana Ragin’ Cajuns baseball team defeated fourth-seeded Texas State 11-4 in a winner’s bracket game at the Sun Belt Tournament on Thursday afternoon at Stanky Field to put themselves in good sha

Eighth-ranked Tigers advance to SEC Tournament semifinal with 7-2 win over No. 20 Arkansas

Junior right-hander Aaron Nola fired 7.1 innings for his 10th win of the season Thursday, and catcher Tyler Moore collected three hits and two RBI as eighth-ranked LSU defeated No.