Sports

Harris named SEC Freshman of the Week

LSU quarterback Brandon Harris has been named the Southeastern Conference Freshman of the Week following his performance in the Tigers’ 63-7 win over New Mexico State.

Freshman pitcher Mac Marshall withdraws from LSU

LSU freshman left-handed pitcher Mac Marshall has decided to withdraw from the university, and as a result, leave the baseball team, coach Paul Mainieri announced Friday.

Mississippi State's Dillon Day suspended for stomping on LSU players

The SEC league office has suspended Mississippi State senior center Dillon Day for the Bulldog’s next game, which is scheduled for Oct. 4 in Starkville.

Mississippi State's Dillon Day suspended for stomping on LSU players

Day was caught stomping on LSU players while they were on the ground Saturday in Baton Rouge.

Inventor creates fitness suit to help local athletes

Baton Rouge is known for a lot of things, but one that sticks out the most for a lot of people... the athletics. From LSU to Southern, it means a lot to us here.

Large shrimp-like creature removed by fisherman in Florida goes viral

A rare 18-inch creature which looks like a large shrimp was pulled out the coastal waters in Fort Pierce, Fla., and the pictures of it are going viral.

LSU hosts SHSU for first game in expanded Tiger Stadium

LSU welcomes Football Championship Subdivision powerhouse Sam Houston State to Tiger Stadium on Saturday in what will be the home opener for the 13th-ranked Tigers. Kickoff for the Tigers and Bearkats is scheduled for 6:30 p.m.

Jags prep for FBS opponent UL-Lafayette

For the third consecutive year the Southern football team will start their season on the road against an FBS opponent.

Pelicans sign John Salmons

The New Orleans Pelicans announced today that the team has signed forward John Salmons. Per club policy, terms of the contract were not released.

J.J. Watt, Patrick Peterson to serve as honorary captains for Advocare Texas Kickoff

The former 2011 first-round draft picks both have siblings suiting up for their respective alma maters in the season opener for both schools. Watt’s younger brothers, T.J.