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LSU's Alex Bregman named quarterfinalist for Brooks Wallace Award as nation's top shortstop

LSU freshman Alex Bregman has been named to the 2013 Brooks Wallace Shortstop of the Year Award Watch List.

Scott Fujita signs one-day contract with Saints; announces retirement from NFL

The New Orleans Saints announced today that linebacker Scott Fujita has signed a one-day contract with the team and will announce his retirement from professional football.

Former coach Yvette Girouard throws first pitch at ULL-Houston game

She pioneered the UL-Lafayette softball program before coaching the Lady Tigers for eleven years, and yesterday, Yvette Girouard was back at Lamson Park in Lafayette.

New Orleans Saints 2013 schedule

2013 New Orleans Saints Regular Season Schedule 9/8 Sun.vs.Atlanta at Noon 9/15 Sun. at Tampa at 3:05 pm 9/22 Sun.vs. Arizona at Noon

Pelicans officially replace Hornets as Louisiana's NBA team

It's a new day for professional basketball in Louisiana as the New Orleans Pelicans become our official NBA team.

LSU uses 10 pitchers to shut out Grambling, 4-0

– Ten LSU pitchers combined to hold Grambling to three hits Wednesday night as No. 2 LSU extended the program’s midweek win streak to 31 games with a 4-0 shutout at Alex Box Stadium.

LSU-Alexandria approved to offer additional sports by 2014-15 academic year

LSU-Alexandria will introduce five additional sports programs by the 2014-15 academic year, a move approved Wednesday by the LSU Board of Supervisors.

Alex Box Stadium field to be named after legendary coach Skip Bertman

The LSU Board of Supervisors on Wednesday unanimously approved a proposal from the LSU Athletic Department to name the baseball field at Alex Box Stadium after legendary baseball coach Skip Bertman.

Baton Rouge marathoner shares Boston Marathon experience

Members of the Varsity Sports/Run Louisiana team who competed in Monday’s Boston Marathon returned home to Baton Rouge Tuesday. Many of them like Erin Oswalt finished the 26.2 mile race before the explosions went off.

'Color Run' organizers to hold first Baton Rouge event this weekend

Nearly 9,000 runners will be on the streets of downtown Baton Rouge this weekend for the city's first ever Color Run.