Sports

Tigers brace for Tuscaloosa

BATON ROUGE, La (FOX44) - The LSU baseball team is hoping for a late season surge to propel them into the postseason. It won't come easy on or off of the diamond. This weekend the Tigers travel to Alabama.

Banks Back on the Bluff

There's a new face on the campus of Southern University. Some who have followed the Southern basketball program may recognize him. Newly hired men's basketball coach Roman Banks is back on the bluff and a tall task lies ahead.

LSU Women's basketball coach Nikki Caldwell to "Cruise for a Cause"

When new LSU women’s basketball coach Nikki Caldwell isn’t in the office or on the basketball court, you might find the 38-year-old cruising around town on her Harley Davidson motorcycle for a very worthy cause.

LSU fans give back to Alabama victims

BATON ROUGE, La (FOX44) - Over eight-thousand dollars were raised for the American Red Cross last weekend at Alex Box Stadium. Donations came in the forms of bills, coins and even text messages.

Tigers record fifth straight win with 6-2 victory over Tulane

BATON ROUGE, La (FOX44) - LSU starter Ryan Eades limited Tulane to only two hits and one run in six innings, and five different batters drove in a run to spearhead the Tigers to a 6-2 victory and season sweep of the Green Wave Tuesday night in

LSU-Alabama Baseball Series update

The LSU-Alabama baseball weekend series will be take place in Sewell-Thomas Stadium in Tuscaloosa, Ala. Saturdays game has been moved to 3 p.m. Friday, May 6 – LSU at Alabama, 6:30 p.m. CT

LSU Softball game at Southeastern cancelled

HAMMOND, La - The No. 21 LSU softball team had its Tuesday game at Southeastern Louisiana canceled due to inclement weather. The game will not be made up.

2011 Saints Draft Class

Pick No. 1 (24th overall), DE Cameron Jordan, California Pick No. 2 (28th overall), RB Mark Ingram, Alabama Pick, No. 3 (72nd overall), LB Martez Wilson, Illinois

Soccer Team to decide between finals or prom

BATON ROUGE (FOX44) - Saturday a Baton Rouge soccer team had to make a choice between playing for a title, or attending their senior prom.

BRCC gets big lift from the Hornets

The New Orleans Hornets donated a Boeing 727 to Baton Rouge Community College for its new Avitation program. The program will begin in 2012. "This is a tremendous gift," BRCC Chancellor Myrtle Dorsey said.