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State playoff matchup: Parkview vs. Livonia

A standing room only crowd is expected for tonight’s semi-final contest of the high school state playoffs. For the first time Parkview and Livonia will meet on the gridiron.

Tyrann Mathieu to enter NFL draft

Despite a rocky year due to drug related issues, Tyrann Mathieu is reportedly entering the NFL draft.

Saints’ bus ‘egged’ at Atlanta International Airport

The New Orleans Saints were greeted with a foul display Wednesday night at the Atlanta International Airport. Officials say the team bus was “egged.”

Southern coaching search heating up

The Southern Jaguars hope to have their new head coach locked in before the new year rolls around.

LSU's Eric Reid named to AFCA All-America Team

LSU safety Eric Reid has been named to the 2012 AFCA FBS Coaches’ All-America Team, the American Football Coaches Association Announced on Wednesday.

LSU softball signs five for 2014 season

LSU head coach Beth Torina has announced the signing of Baylee Corbello, Sahvanna Jaquish, Bailey Landry, Constance Quinn and Kelsee Selman to National Letters of Intent Wednesday to continue their softball careers at LSU.

Manziel meets with media for first time

Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel held his first televised news conference Tuesday.  The freshman set an SEC single season record for total offense with 3,419 passing yards and 1,181 rushing yards on the season.

Kentucky hires Mark Stoops as head football coach

The Kentucky Wildcats have a new head football coach.  The university hired Florida State defensive coordinator Mark Stoops. Stoops is 45 years old and is the brother of Oklahoma’s Bob Stoops.

LSU basketball ready for test from Big East foe Seton Hall

As the football season for LSU dwindles down, basketball season is heating up. First year head coach Johnny Jones and his Tigers are off to a good start. Granted the competition hasn’t been great.

LSU to give two lucky fans bowl game tickets and for two students $250 each at Thursday's LSU-Seton Hall basketball game

A pair of LSU football bowl game tickets to two lucky fans and two cash prizes to LSU students of $250 are just part of the promotions planned for Thursday night’s important SEC-BIG EAST Challenge basketball matchup between the undefeated