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LSU's Odell Beckham, Jr. earns spot on Biletnikoff Award watch list

LSU junior wide receiver Odell Beckham, Jr.

Mainieri to welcome 17 new players to baseball squad

Coach Paul Mainieri announced on Monday the 17-man class of baseball recruits enrolling at LSU next month.

LSU students want Jeremy Hill back on the team following actions at sentencing

Friday morning in court, LSU running back, Jeremy Hill, pled guilty for hitting a man outside a Tigerland bar on April 27, 2013.

LSU safety Craig Loston named to Thorpe Award watch list

The pre-season accolades continue to roll in for LSU safety Craig Loston as the senior was named to his third watch list when the Jim Thorpe Award, presented annually to college football’s top defensive back, unveiled its list of candidat

Pelicans acquire Tyreke Evans and Jeff Withey In three-team trade

The New Orleans Pelicans acquired guard Tyreke Evans from the Sacramento Kings and center Jeff Withey from the Portland Trail Blazers in a three-team trade, it was announced today by General Manager Dell Demps.

Dream Date: Lolo Jones agrees to date with college student Bubby Lyles

July 5, 2013 Lyles tells NBC33 News that Lolo Jones' agent has been in contact with him and the parties are "setting something up." July 3, 2013

Tigers embarking on pro baseball careers with minor league assignments

-- Ten former LSU players have been assigned to minor league teams as they begin their careers in professional baseball.

LSU shortstop Alex Bregman named Baseball America National Freshman of the Year

The honor marked the third such award for Bregman, who was named National Freshman Player of the Year last month by Collegiate Baseball magazine and by the National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association.

LSU to host 7-on-7 passing and lineman camp July 20

The LSU 7-on-7 Passing Camp will be held on Saturday, July 20, 2013 at the LSU’s Charles McClendon Practice Facility.

New Orleans sportscaster Kenny Wilkerson dies from complications caused by long battle with cancer

Longtime New Orleans sportscaster and award-winning journalist Kenneth Wilkerson died Monday in his Pearl River home due to complications from a lingering battle with cancer.