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LSU defeats Mississippi State, 6-3

STARKVILLE, Miss.

Michael Papajohn: Hollywood Homerun

As a kid Michael Papajohn dreamed of playing football at the University of Alabama for legendary coach Paul "Bear" Bryant. However, he ended up as a centerfielder for Skip Bertman's LSU baseball team.

Southern defeats JSU, 13-6

The Southern baseball team is one game closer to a SWAC tournament championship. The Jaguars defeated Jackson State Thursday night 13-6. With the win Southern improves to 28-20 on the season.

Watkins, Lions blank NSU, 5-0

NATCHITOCHES, La - Senior Tyler Watkins recorded his fifth complete game of the season as he scattered eight hits and fanned two as Southeastern Louisiana blanked intrastate rival Northwestern State, 5-0, in a Southland Conference game Thursday

LSU baseball blast MSU, 17-1

The LSU baseball team continued their hot streak Thursday night as they bounced Mississippi State 17-1 in Starkville. The win makes it five straight for the Tigers who are making a push for the SEC tournament.

LSU to travel to Rutgers in Big East/SEC challenge

The Southeastern Conference and Big East announced a new expanded challenge between the two leagues and with it the LSU men’s basketball team will travel to Rutgers to face the Scarlet Knights on Saturday, Dec. 3.

Frazier Hall Wins Back to Back SWAC Player of the Year Honors

SHREVEPORT, La - As play opened Wednesday in the 2011 SWAC Baseball Tournament, the league released its post-season honors with Southern University senior first-baseman Frazier Hall earning Player of the Year honors for the second straight seas

Dutchtown safety Collins staying humble

Dutchtown High School safety Landon Collins has plenty of mail to go through when looking at what colleges are interested in his services.

Local cheerleader finalists for National Cheerleader of the Year

Victoria Patton, a Precision Athletes and St. Michael High School cheerleader will compete in the finals for National Cheerleader of the Year in Fayetteville, North Carolina on May 20-21.

Tyler Jones blanks UNO with 15 strikeouts in 5-0 win

LSU starter Tyler Jones hurled a magnificent complete-game shutout and struck out a career-high 15 batters to lift the Tigers past New Orleans, 5-0, Tuesday night at Maestri Field.