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LSU swimmer hopeful to make it into 2012 Summer Olympics

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) — It may sound pretty simple, but there's much more to the story for LSU swimmer Amanda Kendall.

Bowling set to take over Baton Rouge

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) - If bowling isn’t already, it’s about to be a big deal in Baton Rouge.

Four former LSU players on Super Bowl rosters

BATON ROUGE, LA (LSUSPORTS.NET) - Four former LSU football players will be after Super Bowl rings in two weeks when the New England Patriots face the New York Giants at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis.

Statement from Joe Paterno's family

It is with great sadness that we announce that Joe Paterno passed away earlier today. His loss leaves a void in our lives that will never be filled.

Coaching legend Joe Paterno dies at 85

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) - Former Penn State coach Joe Paterno has died from lung cancer.

Brees announces new addition to family, remarks on contract negotiations

NEW ORLEANS, LA (FOX8) -- Fans have been predicting and worrying about what's going to happen to Drew Brees since his con

Southern's Pugh takes on 24 hour job

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) - Sandy Pugh holds two jobs at Southern University. She's part time Lady Jaguar basketball coach and part time Athletic Director.

Saints hire Spagnuolo as Defensive Coordinator

NEW ORLEANS, LA (FOX44) -- Former St. Louis Rams head coach Steve Spagnuolo has agreed to become defensive coordinator of the New Orleans Saints.

Southern to open 2012 in MLB Urban Invitational

BATON ROUGE, LA - Southern baseball will open its 2012 season in the MLB Urban Invitational for the fourth consecutive year Feb. 17-19 in Houston.

LaFleur found not guilty

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) -- Former Southern University Athletic Director Greg LaFleur has been found not guilty of solicitation of prostitution.