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Southern football and men's basketball banned from SWAC postseason

The SWAC Council of Presidents and Chancellors voted Thursday to adopt a league policy to prohibit any member institution subject to NCAA postseason bans to include SWAC championships and tournaments. The policy is effective immediately.

LSU names Patrick Murphy as softball head coach

BATON ROUGE, La (FOX44) - The LSU softball team has a new head coach and he's someone who is very familiar with the program he's about to take over.

Brignac homers in Tampa Bay win

ANAHEIM, Calif - Former St. Amant Gator Reid Brignac hit his first home run of the year Wednesday night. But it was his sacrifice fly in the 10th inning that proved to be the game winning run.

Hawthorne reflects on career as broadcaster and singer

Jim Hawthorne has called games at LSU for over 30 years. He's been the play-by-play radio announcer for six baseball national championships, two football BCS titles and three Final Fours.

MLB Draft Update (Day 3)

2011 MLB Draft Update LSU

LSU's Ernst nominated for Athlete of the Month

NCAA women's golf national champion Austin Ernst is nominated for the U.S. Sports Academy Athlete of the Month. The freshman is one of six nomines for the award.

Southeastern's Boudreaux selected by Dodgers in MLB draft

Southeastern Louisiana University shortstop Justin Boudreaux was selected Tuesday in the 14th round of the Major League Baseball Draft by the Los Angeles Dodgers.

Frazier Hall drafted by Angels

The Los Angeles Angels on Anaheim picked former Southern Jaguar Frazier Hall in the 16th round of the 2011 draft. The two time SWAC player of the year was the 495 overall pick in the draft. br />  

Wildlife and Fisheries letting people fish for free this weekend

Dust off your rod and reel Wildlife and Fisheries “Free Fishing Weekend” is here again. You can fish in Louisiana waters this weekend only without buying a Recreational Fishing License.

Hall awaits his shot at MLB

Former Southern University slugger Frazier Hall is patiently waiting for his opportunity to play baseball on the professional level. The two time SWAC player of the year has waited his whole live for this.