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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.

Tulane baseball coach Rick Jones to sit out remainder of season with illness

Due to an illness that has sidelined him for the last 10 games, Tulane baseball head coach Rick Jones will miss the remainder of the 2014 season under doctor's orders, announced Tulane Director of Athletics Rick Dickson on Monday.

How much money does the NCAA make from college basketball?

Four letters, hundreds of millions of dollars, and a major influence on a massively popular sports industry. The business of the NCAA is thriving. But is it sustainable?

VIDEO: NYPD's charity hockey game ends in brawl

A charity hockey game among New York’s finest erupted into an all-out brawl. Both benches cleared at the 41st annual hockey match featuring: the New York Police Department versus the Fire Department of New York.