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Freshman catcher leads LSU pregame tradition, uses Spanish for good luck

LSU freshman Chris Chinea may not play every inning (or every game, for that matter), but he's found a vital role on the Tiger baseball team in his first year in Baton Rouge.

Saints 2013 preseason opponents announced

The New Orleans Saints will face four AFC opponents in their 2013 preseason schedule, including one contest at Houston that will be televised nationally on Sunday afternoon, August 25 by FOX Sports.  

Second-ranked LSU faces No. 7 Kentucky in key baseball series

Second-ranked LSU (27-2, 8-1 SEC) faces No. 7 Kentucky (22-6, 6-3 SEC) in this weekend in Alex Box Stadium in a matchup of Top 10 Southeastern Conference teams  

Keeping the world's Kevin Wares injury-free

It didn't surprise many sports medicine experts when Louisville basketball guard Kevin Ware sustained a horrific leg injury during an Elite Eight game.

LSU softball’s Fico chosen No. 1 in NPF College Senior Draft

LSU senior All-American pitcher Rachele Fico was selected as the No.

Kevin Ware could be playing again in less than a year

As awful as Louisville guard Kevin Ware's leg injury appeared during Sunday night's Elite Eight game against Duke, Ware could be back on the court in six months to a year, an orthopedic surgeon says.

Katz named National and SEC Player of the Week

LSU senior first baseman Mason Katz was named Collegiate Baseball National Player of the Week and SEC Player of the Week Monday after leading second-ranked LSU to a win over Tulane and a three-game series sweep at Missouri.

Angola Prison to host fundraising golf tournament for completion of restoration projects

Angola Prison is adding another annual event to its roster to raise funds for preservation projects around the facility.

Ascension Christian names new head football coach

Ascension Christian High School announced today that they have made a decision on who will lead the Lions football program as head coach.

Southern Jags fall short in NCAA Tournament

The Southern University Jaguars may not have made history today, but they certainly put up a good fight. The 16-seed Southern Jags were narrowly defeated by the 1-seed Gonzaga in the NCAA Tournament. The final score was 58-64.