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LSU's Dennis Shaver receives National Coach of the Year honor

LSU's eighth-year head coach Dennis Shaver has been recognized for guiding the No. 1-ranked Lady Tigers to the program's 32nd national championship as the NCAA Division I Women's Outdoor National Coach of the Year by the U.S.

Baton Rouge to host MMA event at River Center on Saturday

Two of Baton Rouge's best MMA fighters are just three days away from squaring off in the Baton Rouge River Center for the USA-MMA Pro Strike Championship.

Miami Dolphins sign Ochocinco

Chad Ochocinco grew up as a child loving to watch the Miami Dolphins play.

NBA Finals: Thunder rally past Heat to take series opener, 105-94

NBA scoring champion Kevin Durant scored 36 points to lead the Oklahoma City Thunder past the Miami Heat in game one of the NBA Finals, 105-94.

LSU students say Stony Brook loss hurts, now turn to football season

By now the images are probably burned into your memory. The sights and sounds of the Baton Rouge Super Regional won't soon be forgotten.

Jags to host home opener Thursday Sept. 13 on ESPNU

The Southern Jaguars will host Mississippi Valley State in their home opener on Thursday, September 13th. Tuesday, ESPN and SWAC officials confirmed that game would be televised by ESPNU.

SLU's Hebert signs with pro contract with Mariners

Former Southeastern Louisiana second baseman Brock Hebert has signed a professional contract with the Seattle Mariners and is temporarily joining the Mariners’ rookie league team in Arizona.

Baton Rouge Press Club gets visit from new Southern Athletic Director

The new Athletic Director of Southern University spoke out about the future of Jaguar Athletics this upcoming season.

LSU fans prepare for possible Omaha trip

With a spot in the college world series at stake LSU baseball fans are showing out in force to cheer on their Tigers.

Aaron Nola gets the starting nod in opener against Stony Brook

For the second straight week freshman Aaron Nola will get the ball in the Tigers opening game of NCAA tournament play.