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LSU basketball travels to Starkville for tilt with Mississippi State

The LSU men’s basketball team, off its biggest win of the season over No.

LSU Board approves $4.3 million contract for Les Miles

The LSU Board of Supervisors has approved the contract extension of LSU head football coach Les Miles. He will now gain an annual salary of $4.3 million for the next seven years.

A tale of two former NFL players -- and their brains

But at this early juncture, the small study poses more questions than answers. Consider McNeill and Clark. Study authors say both had tau in their brain tissue, yet they are on opposite ends of the cognitive spectrum.

LSU Board considers $4.3 million salary for Les Miles

The LSU Board of Supervisors is currently discussing the contract extension of LSU head football coach Les Miles. If approved he would gain an annual salary of $4.3 million for the next seven years.

Super Bowl players with Louisiana connections proud to play in Superdome

Wandering the Superdome turf on Super Bowl Media Day is an interesting spectacle in itself.

Former golf No.1 Singh left 'shocked' and 'angry' over deer antler drug claims

Former World No.1 Vijay Singh says he has been left '"shocked" and "angry" after the revelation that he used a spray which may have contained a banned substance under the PGA TOUR Anti-Dopi

Super Bowl players scheduled for autograph appearances in New Orleans

The NFL Experience driven by GMC, pro football's interactive theme park, announced the schedule and names of NFL players participating in public autograph signings during the 2013 event, Jan. 30-Feb. 3 at Ernest N.

Tigers baseball team takes first step to get back to Omaha

On the college front, the LSU baseball tigers took their first official step to getting back to Omaha today.

Pelican officially new mascot of New Orleans NBA team

New Orleans Hornets Owner Tom Benson announced today that at the conclusion of the 2012-13 season, the name of the team will become the New Orleans Pelicans.

Les Miles contract amendment to go before LSU Board of Supervisors

An amendment that would extend the contract of LSU head football coach Les Miles and increase his annual compensation will be presented to the LSU Board of Supervisors on February 1, it was announced Thursday by J