Sports

Professional boxing returns to Baton Rouge

Professional boxing is making a return to the capital city.

Odums, Jags hope to make most of transition

There’s a new boss on the bluff.

ESPNU to televise LSU’S game against Towson, kickoff at 6:00 p.m.

LSU will play a fourth straight night game in Tiger Stadium on Saturday, Sept. 29 as ESPNU will televise the Tigers’ non-conference game against Towson, the Southeastern Conference announced on Monday.

LSU Mills, Montgomery earn SEC Player of the Week honors

LSU freshman cornerback Jalen Mills and junior defensive end Sam Montgomery have been recognized by the Southeastern Conference as two of the league’s players of the week for their performance in the win over Washington on Saturday.

Players associated with Saints bounty scandal reinstated

Suspensions for four players connected to the Saints “bountygate” scandal have been overturned by a three-man arbitration panel, according to sources.

New Orleans Saints announce practice squad

New Orleans Saints Executive Vice President/General Manager Mickey Loomis announced today the team has signed the following players to their eight-man practice squad: DE Braylon Broughton, LB Ezra Butler, G Ricky Henry, G Harland Gunn, TE Micha

BREC Skate Park offering new classes

Extreme sports may seem scary to parents. However, these activities are constructive and healthy ways for kids to be active. BREC Skate Park wants to make sure your child learns all of those benefits in a safe, fun environment.

Tailgating changes for LSU's game against North Texas

Rain from Hurricane Isaac and its aftermath have caused the closure of several parking lots for LSU’s season opener against North Texas on Saturday. Kickoff is scheduled for 6 p.m. CDT.

Lance Armstrong stripped of Tour titles

Lance Armstrong called it quits late Thursday in his battle to end an investigation by the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency, a move that will most likely mean a lifetime ban for the seven-time Tour de France champion.

Saints name Aaron Kromer as interim coach during Vitt's suspension

Saints Executive Vice President/General Manager Mickey Loomis has designated Offensive Line/Running Game Coach Aaron Kromer to replace Assistant Head Coach/Linebackers Joe Vitt during his absence.