Sports

Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame telecast to be aired

The 2013 induction class for the Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame when the annual ceremonies are broadcast on a tape-delayed basis beginning on Friday, July 12. The taping will air on Cox Sports Television at 7:00 p.m.

Pelicans acquire Tyreke Evans and Jeff Withey In three-team trade

The New Orleans Pelicans acquired guard Tyreke Evans from the Sacramento Kings and center Jeff Withey from the Portland Trail Blazers in a three-team trade, it was announced today by General Manager Dell Demps.

New head coach for Lady Jags softball team expected to be announced

Southern University hopes they've found the right man to lead their softball team to better days. Athletic Director Dr. William Broussard has announced Lee Dobbins as the Lady Jags next head coach.

BRBVA/Team Automotive Group Sportsplex announces Hometown Heroes clinic

BRBVA/Team Automotive Group Sportsplex will host a unique one day hoops experience called Hometown Heroes in Baton Rouge this summer for youth grades 5th and up on Saturday, July 20th..

SEC football Media Days student-athlete roster announced

Three student-athletes and the head coach of each of the 14 Southeastern Conference football programs will participate in SEC Football Media Days, July 16-18, at the Hyatt Regency Birmingham - The Wynfrey Hotel in Hoover, Ala.

LSU quarterback Zach Mettenberger named to Maxwell Award watch list

LSU senior quarterback Zach Mettenberger was named to the watch list for the 77th annual Maxwell Award, presented to college football’s player of the year, the Maxwell Football Club announced Monday morning.

Three LSU Tigers earn recognition on watch list for Bednarik Award

Three LSU football players – defensive tackle Anthony Johnson, linebacker Lamin Barrow and safety Craig Loston – were recognized on the watch list for the Bednarik Award, which is presented annually to college football’s Natio

LSU RB Jeremy Hill formally charged with simple battery, will be arraigned Friday

LSU football running back Jeremy Hill was formally charged with simple battery Monday. Hill was arrested on April 27, 2013 outside of Reggie’s Bar in Tigerland.

Andy Murray could make $20 million a year

Andy Murray is set to win big from sponsorships and endorsement deals after becoming the first British tennis player in 77 years to win the prestigious Wimbledon men's championship.

Tigers embarking on pro baseball careers with minor league assignments

Ten former LSU players have been assigned to minor league teams as they begin their careers in professional baseball.