Hornets win NBA draft lottery, will draft 1st and 10th

 The New Orleans Hornets received the 1st and 10th overall selections in the upcoming NBA Draft, as determined by the 2012 NBA Draft Lottery held tonight.

LSU baseball to hold public practices Thursday morning

Thursday, Paul Mainieri's team and the rest of the Baton Rouge Regional field will hold practices at Alex Box Stadium that are open to the public.

Raph Rhymes named SEC Player of the Year

LSU outfielder Raph Rhymes was selected 2012 SEC Baseball Player of the Year, the league announced Tuesday. Rhymes leads the nation in hitting with a .459 batting average.

Southern breaks ground on Intramural Athletic Complex

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) - Students and supporters of Southern University will be excited as they watch crews build the new Intramural Athletic Complex on the Baton Rouge campus, Chancellor James L.

Mississippi State edges LSU, 4-3, in 10 innings

Second baseman Matthew Britton’s RBI single in the bottom of the 10th inning Friday lifted No. 21 Mississippi State to a 4-3 win over second-ranked LSU in the SEC Tournament at Regions Park.

Tigers post 11-2 SEC Tournament win over Ole Miss

HOOVER, Ala — Sophomore right-hander Kevin Gausman earned his 10th win of the season Thursday, and second-ranked LSU pounded out 17 hits en route to an 11-2 victory over Ole Miss in the SEC Tournament at Regions Park.

Claiborne working out with Cowboys

VALLEY RANCH, TX (FOX44) - Former LSU Tiger Morris Claiborne is getting his first taste of professional football. The Shreveport native is now just a couple hours from home playing for the Dallas Cowboys.

A day Southern's 'Doc' Foster won't soon forget

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) -- On one of the biggest days of his life, Brian Foster, better known as "Doc", went through two gut wrenching events.

LSU-South Carolina game postponed by rain

COLUMBIA, SOUTH CAROLINA - The LSU-South Carolina baseball game scheduled Thursday night has been postponed due to rain. The teams will now play a doubleheader on Friday in Carolina Stadium.

Vilma files lawsuit against NFL commissioner Roger Goodell

NEW ORLEANS, LA (FOX44) — Saints linebacker Jonathan Vilma is suing NFL commissioner Roger Goodell.