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AJGA returns to the St. Francisville area

The American Junior Golf Association will return to the St. Francisville, Louisiana, for the second year in a row when The Bluffs Golf Resort hosts 96 players for the Arrowhead Junior at The Bluffs, June 30-July 3.

Kickoff for LSU vs. Texas A&M game on Thanksgiving set for 6:30 p.m. on ESPN

LSU’s 2014 regular-season finale against Texas A&M on Thanksgiving in College Station will kickoff at 6:30 p.m. and will be televised on ESPN, the league office and the network announced on Monday.

Is it over for Team USA in the World Cup?

For about 13 minutes, Team USA sat at the top of its World Cup soccer group, ahead of the mighty Germany and star-powered Portugal.

How to bring the spirit of the World Cup into your kitchen

After a riveting win in Round One versus Ghana, fans of Team USA are gearing up for Sunday's World Cup matchup with Portugal. We have got some ideas on how you can capture the flavor of Brazil on game day.

Three former Tigers to compete at Wimbledon

Former Tigers Ken Skupski, Neal Skupski and Michael Venus will compete in the 2014 Wimbledon’s Gentlemen’s Doubles Championship, which begins Wednesday, June 25 at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club.

Fall camp 2014: Jaguars report July 31

Head coach Dawson Odums welcomes his defending SWAC champion Southern Jaguars to fall camp July 31 when players are scheduled to report to the A.W. Mumford Fieldhouse starting at 1 p.m.

Opening ceremony welcomes more than 3,700 US Youth Soccer players to Baton Rouge

Teams, parents, referees, tournament officials and volunteers gathered at the Baton Rouge River Center Thursday for the 2014 US Youth Soccer Region III (South) Championships opening ceremony, kicking off the weeklong event.

Brett Favre appears in new ad for Mississippi Senator

(CNN) -- The Chamber of Commerce has turned to a big gun as it tries to help Republican Sen. Thad Cochran of Mississippi across the goal line in next Tuesday's primary runoff.

2014 US Youth Soccer Region III Championships to bring more than $18 million to Baton Rouge, La., area

The 2014 US Youth Soccer Region III (South) Championships, to be played June 20-26, will provide an estimated economic impact of more than $18 million to the Baton Rouge, La., area.

LSU announces Eric Musselman to join basketball staff as associate coach

LSU men’s basketball Head Coach Johnny Jones announced on Tuesday that former NBA head coach and recent college assistant Eric Musselman will join the Tiger coaching staff as associate coach.