Sports

Tigers to test Italian talent on the hardwood

BATON ROUGE, La (FOX44) - The LSU men's basketball team will travel to Italy on Tuesday. Coach Trent Johnson and his team will take part in an 11-day exhibition tour with five games scheduled in the Rome and Varese/Milan area.

LSU Softball to Face Syracuse in NCAA Regional

BATON ROUGE, La (FOX44) - The No. 21 LSU softball team will make its 13th NCAA Regional appearance against Syracuse as part of a four-team regional hosted by No.

LSU Baseball sweeps Tennessee

BATON ROUGE, La - LSU erupted for 15 runs off 17 hits, and center fielder Mikie Mahtook launched a three-run homer and tied his career high with four RBI en route to a 15-5 victory and series sweep of Tennessee Sunday at Alex Box Stadium.

No. 21 LSU Softball Falls to No. 8 Georgia in SEC Quarterfinals

OXFORD, Miss. - No. 8 Georgia used a seven-run fourth inning to claim a 9-0 five-inning win over the No. 21 LSU softball team in the quarterfinals of the SEC Tournament Thursday hosted by Ole Miss.

CHEF of BR football laying foundation

BATON ROUGE, La (FOX44) - Football season is still months away but the CHEF of Baton Rouge team is currently laying the foundation for what they hope turns out to be something special.

Former LSU RB Charles Scott involved in car wreck

FOX44 Update: Charles Scott tweet at 9:50 p.m. Thursday:

LSU Professor gets assist from NBA formula

BATON ROUGE, La (FOX44) - Professor Larry Crumbley at the E.J. Ourso College of Business at LSU is looking for a better way to evaluate teachers. The current system is solely based on how the students rate professors.

Mvumvure making impact in U.S.

Gabriel Mvumvure has come a long way. The senior LSU track star moved from his hometown in Zimbabwe, Africa to Baton Rouge to join the Tiger track and field team.

Bears eye back-to-back titles

BATON ROUGE, La (FOX44) - The Catholic High School baseball team advanced to the class 5-A quarterfinals with a 10-1 win over Captain Shreve on Monday.

Saints 2011 Preseason dates and times

The New Orleans Saints have announced the dates and kickoff times for their entire 2011 preseason.