Sports

Balancing baseball and books

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) - For the first time all season the LSU baseball team didn’t have a game during the week. The reason, final exams.

LSU Softball Eliminated by No. 7 Florida at SEC Tournament

TUSCALOOSA, Ala - Brittany Mack limited the high-octane Florida offense to a run on two hits, but that was enough to propel the seventh-ranked Gators to post a 1-0 victory over the LSU softball team in the quarterfinals of the SEC Tournament he

LSU forward Ralston Turner to weight options regarding basketball future

BATON ROUGE, LA - LSU head men’s basketball coach Johnny Jones announced on Wednesday that forward Ralston Turner has been given a release that would allow him to weigh other options regarding his basketball future.

Lolo Jones ready for redemption at 2012 London Olympics

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) - Nearly four years have come and gone since the 2008 Beijing Olympics. Leading the race with just two hurdles to go, U.S. hurdler Lolo Jones could smell the gold medal at the finish line.

Study: NFL players live longer than general population

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) - The NFL is informing players about a study that says players are likely to live longer than men in the general population.

NSU game vs. Louisiana Tech canceled due to fire

NATCHITOCHES - Northwestern State's baseball game against Louisiana Tech Wednesday night has been canceled due to a transformer fire behind the right field wall at Brown-Stroud Field.

Jefferson and Johns to be sued after alleged Shady's brawl

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) -- FOX44 News has confirmed four people are suing former LSU football players Jordan Jefferson and Josh Johns, and Shady’s Bar in Baton Rouge after an alleged fight that happened outside that bar back on Augus

Junior Seau's death classified as a suicide

Saints focus now on signing Drew Brees

BATON ROUGE, LA (FOX44) - Besides the appeals process, the New Orleans Saints bounty scandal punishments appear to be over. The team and the fans can now focus on the upcoming season, right? Not exactly.

LSU-Arkansas game to be played on Friday in Fayetteville

CBS made it official today as the network, along with the Southeastern Conference, announced that the LSU-Arkansas football game in 2012 will take place on Friday, Nov. 23 in Fayetteville.