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LHSAA members reject split playoff proposals for baseball, basketball, softball

Members of the LHSAA said they needed time more than they needed another split.

LHSAA director Bonine wants to keep football split for one more year

 Incoming LHSAA Executive Director Eddie Bonine is hopeful the proposals to expand the split playoff structure to other sports will be tabled.

Busy weekend ahead for former LSU men's golfers on pro tours

  A busy weekend lies ahead for four former LSU Tigers as Andrew Loupe and David Toms are each set to tee off at the PGA TOUR’s Waste Management Phoenix Open and Smylie Kaufman and Curtis Thompson will both compete at the Web.com Tou

Former Glen Oaks High School player prepares for NFL combine

After a four-year career with the Demons, Northwestern State University defensive tackle Deon Simon is training for a career in the pros.

Southern's National Signing Day celebration set for Feb. 4

  Southern University head coach Dawson Odums will unveil the Jaguars’ 2015 National Signing Day class during its Feb. 4 recruitment celebration in the Smith-Brown Royal Cotillion Ballroom on the Baton Rouge campus at 7 p.m.

Wrongfully imprisoned man gets free trip to Super Bowl

When Ryan Ferguson and his dad travel this week to Glendale, Arizona, for the Super Bowl, it will be a bucket-list experience. And yet for them it will be so much more.

LSU ranked No. 2 in 2015 Baseball America preseason poll

LSU is ranked No. 2 in the 2015 Baseball America preseason poll released Monday, marking its second ranking among the Top 4 teams in the nation. LSU is No. 4 in the Collegiate Baseball newspaper preseason poll released in December.

Alabama State snaps Southern's winning streak

Jamel Waters scored 18 points with eight rebounds and Alabama State held Southern to three points in overtime for a 63-59 win on Monday night.

Man loses Super Bowl pass because of Facebook post

It was a dream job for longtime Arizona sports fan Russ Knight - a chance to work at the Super Bowl. But that dream turned into nightmare, because of a seemingly innocent Facebook post on the Internet.

NHL partners with GoPro for on-ice action during live games

Soon hockey fans will be closer to every goal and penalty shot thanks to GoPro.