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Zurich Classic Capital One Bank Celebrity Shootout players announced

Recently signed New Orleans Saints cornerback Champ Bailey will make his public debut when sports and music stars will tee it up for their respective charities in the Capital One Bank Celebrity Shootout at 3 p.m.

Atlanta to get MLS team

Atlanta, GA (WGCL) -- Major League Soccer is coming to Atlanta. Arthur Blank and Major League Soccer Commissioner Don Garber along with Mayor Kasim Reed made the announcement Wednesday on the future of soccer in Atlanta.

Lady Jaguar softball team eyes SWAC title after 0-23 start

The Southern softball program hasn’t had much to cheer about in recent years. The 2014 season didn’t start well but there’s a renewed spirit on campus.

Plaisance chosen by Tulsa Shock in 2014 WNBA Draft

Theresa Plaisance was selected with the 27th pick by the Tulsa Shock during Monday’s WNBA Draft held at the Mohegan Sun Hotel and Casino. She becomes the 17th player to be drafted in program history.

NFL player takes TX teen to prom

For most, prom night is one of the most memorable moments of a young girls life. For 18-year-old Taylor Kirkwood, tonight is her special night.

LSU baseball vs. Arkansas this weekend

Eighth-ranked LSU (25-8-1, 6-5-1 SEC) plays host to Arkansas (21-13, 6-6 SEC) in a three-game Southeastern Conference series beginning at 7 p.m. Friday in Alex Box Stadium, Skip Bertman Field.

LSU athletics generates $397.5 million in new sales at Baton Rouge area firms

LSU Athletics generated $397.5 million in new sales to Baton Rouge area firms, including $119.7 million in new household earnings, in 2012 according to an updated study by former LSU economics professor Dr. Loren C. Scott.  

LSU football Pro Timing Day quotes

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NM basketball tournament blocks 4th grade girl from playing

She’s one of the best players on her fourth grade team. It just happens to be a boys’ team. But because she's a girl on a boys’ team, she's been barred from a huge statewide tournament.

LSU right-hander Aaron Nola earns SEC Pitcher of the Week recognition

LSU junior right-hander Aaron Nola earned Southeastern Conference Pitcher of the Week recognition Monday from the league office.   Nola shared the honor with Arkansas pitchers Jalen Beeks and Chris Oliver.