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LSU announces 2014 spring football schedule

The 2014 Tigers will start spring practice on March 7 and practice 15 times over of the following four weeks. The LSU National L-Club Spring Game is scheduled for Saturday, April 5. The time of the game hasn’t been announced.

LSU Football - 2014 Recruiting Class

1. Brandon Harris QB Bossier City, La. Parkway HS 6-3 180 2. Ed Paris Jr. CB Arlington, Texas Mansfield Timberview HS 6-0 190 3. John Battle S Hallandale, Fla. Hallandale HS 6-0 179

Southeastern Football - 2014 Recruiting Class

2014 Southeastern Louisiana Football Additions Jordan Batiste – DB – 5-8 – 169 – Gramercy, La. (Tulane/Lutcher HS)*

Southern Football - 2014 Recruiting Class

Eight mid-year enrollees are among the Jaguars 2014 signing class, including University of Florida transfer S Rhaheim Ledbetter, North Texas transfer RB Jamarcus Jarvis and University of Memphis transfer WR Reggie Travis.

Sochi in Louisiana

While all eyes will be on Sochi starting Feb. 6, many people here in the Baton Rouge Area are also involved in winter sports themselves.

2014 National Signing Day

Wednesday, February 5, 2014, is the day that high school seniors from around the nation will officially be signing with their schools of choice.  We are tracking local athletes and their big decisions. Below is a list of students and their chosen schools. Check back for updates as more athletes sign.

NFL gives armless high school kicker VIP trip to Super Bowl

His pick to win the big game may have lost Sunday, but 14-year-old Isaac Lufkin is still smiling after a once-in-a-lifetime trip to the Super Bowl.

LSU Softball’s Andrews Collects All-SEC Preseason Team Accolades

LSU junior outfielder A.J. Andrews was one of 15 players to secure All-SEC Preseason-Team honors Monday as selected by the league’s coaches.

LSU's O'Bryant III and Mickey earn honors from SEC

LSU forwards Johnny O’Bryant III and Jordan Mickey were both honored by the Southeastern Conference for their play in the Tiger basketball teams wins over nationally-ranked Kentucky and Arkansas.

Americans stay away from expensive Sochi

Many American winter sports fans will stay away from next month's Sochi Games, put off by the eye-watering cost and hassle of traveling to the Russian resort.

Hoops and History: LSU hosts Tiger Basketball Talk with Dale Brown and Rudy Macklin

Local journalist and talk-show host Jim Engster will interview former LSU Men’s Basketball Head Coach Dale Brown, along with LSU basketball superstar Rudy Macklin for the Hoops and History event on Saturday, Feb. 1.

US Olympians, fans express worries about Sochi security

Seven days until the winter Olympics kick off right here on NBC33 While most people will be watching from home, some athletes who were supposed to go may be doing the same.

Southern Men's Basketball to honor seven legends Saturday

Head Coach Roman Banks and the Men's Basketball program will honor seven former Southern University employees for their contributions to the athletics department during halftime of Saturday's home game at the F.G.

LSU Baseball ranked No. 2 in 2014 USA Today Coaches Preseason Poll

LSU is ranked No. 2 in the 2014 USA Today Coaches Preseason Poll released Wednesday. Cal State Fullerton is No.

LSU moving forward to play Kentucky on Tuesday night

As LSU moves forward on playing the nationally-televised game between LSU and Kentucky Tuesday night at the Maravich Assembly Center, Coach Johnny Jones met with the media to discuss his team.