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UL-Lafayette wins rain-shortened game over top-ranked LSU

Top-ranked LSU dropped a 4-1 decision to No. 10 Louisiana-Lafayette Tuesday night in a game that was stopped in the top of the sixth inning due to inclement weather at Alex Box Stadium, Skip Bertman Field.

LSU ranked No. 1 this week by Collegiate Baseball

LSU is ranked No. 1 in the Collegiate Baseball magazine poll released Monday. The top-ranked Tigers (7-0) play host to No. 13 Louisiana-Lafayette at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday in Alex Box Stadium, Skip Bertman Field.

NFL thinks about in-game penalties for racial slurs

  In European soccer, the punishment for racially abusing an opponent is a 10-match ban. In American football, the same offense could result in the offending team being penalized 15 yards.

Cajuns baseball cracks Baseball America top 10

After sweeping Southern Miss on the road this past weekend, the Louisiana Ragin’ Cajuns baseball team moved up four spots to 10th in the latest Baseball America poll, the magazine announced on Monday.

Jason Collins signs with Nets, becomes NBA's first openly gay player

Jason Collins became the first openly gay man in the NBA when he signed a 10-day contract with the Brooklyn Nets on Sunday.

Northwestern University QB leads effort to unionize football team

Kain Colter actually got this idea sitting in a college classroom at Northwestern University.

Southeastern-LSU baseball game officially sold out

All available tickets to Southeastern Louisiana's baseball home opener Wednesday at Pat Kenelly Diamond at Alumni Field against No. 3-ranked LSU have been sold.

Deondre Clark rounds out LSU Football signing class

Deondre Clark became LSU’s 23rd and final football signee on Monday as the defensive end formally signed his national letter of intent with the Tigers.

Retired MLB pitcher Curt Schilling will fight cancer 'head on'

Curt Schilling -- a standout pitcher who belonged to three World Series championship teams before becoming an ESPN analyst -- has cancer, he announced Wednesday.