Sports

Broussard out as SU Athletic Director, reassigned to Presidents office for now

 Southern University spokesman Ed Pratt confirmed to NBC33 that Athletic Director Dr. William Broussard has been reassigned to the Southern System Presidents office, effective April 1.

LSU's Bell, Hoover land SEC softball awards

 After helping lead LSU to a sweep of non-conference opponents in Nicholls and No.

LSU softball earns first ever No. 1 ranking

 For the first time in program history, the LSU softball team is the No. 1 team in the nation as announced by the NFCA and USA Softball in the release of the weekly polls on Tuesday morning.

LSU baseball travels to Southern Tuesday night

 Top-ranked LSU (18-2) travels across town Tuesday to take on the Southern University Jaguars (3-10). First pitch is set for 6 p.m. CT at Lee-Hines Field on the SU campus.

LSU back in the NCAA tournament for first time since 2009

 The LSU Men's basketball team will be a 9 seed in this year's NCAA tournament. The Tigers will take on NC State of the ACC conference. The match up is slated for 8:20 on Thursday night. Winner of the game

LSU takes the weekend series with Ole Miss

Well after losing a heartbreaker in 14 innings on saturday night, the Tigers came back on Sunday with a vengence in the form of 18 runs as they took down Ole Miss and wrapped up the series here at Alex Box Stadium.

Saints sign RB C.J. Spiller, trade WR Kenny Stills

 The New Orleans Saints announced today that they have agreed to terms with unrestricted free agent running back C.J.

Saints re-sign Humber, add CB Browner

 The New Orleans Saints announced today that they have re-signed inside linebacker Ramon Humber to a two-year contract, agreed to terms with unrestricted free agent cornerback Brandon Browner on a three-year contract and traded guard Ben G

Greg Sankey named next Commissioner of Southeastern Conference

 Greg Sankey has been named the eighth commissioner of the Southeastern Conference by the presidents and chancellors of the SEC, it was announced Thursday by Nick Zeppos, chancellor of Vanderbilt University and president of the SEC preside

Jaguars-Cajuns baseball game moved to April 8

 The Louisiana Ragin’ Cajuns baseball contest against Southern at Lee-Hines Field scheduled for today has been moved to Wednesday, April 8 at 6 p.m.

LSU basketball's Martin, Mickey earn first-team All-SEC selection

For the first time since 2009, two members of the LSU men’s basketball team have been named to first-team All-SEC as selected by the league coaches and announced Tuesday by the Southeastern Conference office.

One dismissed, another suspended after brawl at Lady Jags basketball game

 This was the scene with just over 12 minutes left to go in the Jaguars showdown at Texas Southern. After a loose ball foul, a fight broke out. As you can see, it involved more than players, as both spectators

LSU baseball moves up to No. 1 in Baseball America Top 25

 The LSU baseball team is the new No. 1 team in the latest Baseball America College Top 25 poll. The Tigers went 5-0 last week.

SU-TSU involved in on-court altercation Saturday

 A bench-clearing melee during Saturday night’s regular season finale marred Southern University women’s basketball achieving the sixth regular season title of the Sandy Pugh era.

Youth Organization looks to grow hockey in Baton Rouge

 The Baton Rouge Blades is an organization dedicated to growing hockey in Baton Rouge. And on Sunday, dozens of children were introduced to the sport all in part the the Blades' free hockey day.