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Saints 2013 preseason opponents announced

The New Orleans Saints will face four AFC opponents in their 2013 preseason schedule, including one contest at Houston that will be televised nationally on Sunday afternoon, August 25 by FOX Sports.

Second-ranked LSU faces No. 7 Kentucky in key baseball series

Second-ranked LSU (27-2, 8-1 SEC) faces No. 7 Kentucky (22-6, 6-3 SEC) in this weekend in Alex Box Stadium in a matchup of Top 10 Southeastern Conference teams  

World #3 Justin Rose commits to 2013 Zurich Classic

Justin Rose, currently ranked third in the Official World Golf Rankings, has committed to play the 2013 Zurich Classic of New Orleans, where he tied for 10th last year, announced Steve Worthy, CEO of the Fore!Kids Foundation, producer of the to

Tigerettes take down NBC's Today show crew in hoops

Just for a second forget LeBron James, Dwayne Wade and the Miami Heat. The Tigerettes, representing Baton Rouge, are going for their 8th gold medal at the senior Olympics.

Wally Pontiff Classic postponed due to bad weather

Tiger fans will have to wait a while for the Wally Pontiff Classic. The game has been cancelled because of rain.

LSU records ninth straight win with 7-3 victory over Alcorn State

Shortstop Alex Bregman recorded his ninth straight multi-hit game as No. 2 LSU (27-2) defeated Alcorn State (6-27) by a score of 7-3 Tuesday night at Alex Box Stadium.

Lakers retire former LSU star's jersey

Tuesday, Shaquille O’Neal's purple and gold No. 34 Lakers jersey was retired in Los Angeles. O'Neal helped the franchise win three straight NBA titles during his time on the West Coast.

LSU softball’s Fico chosen No. 1 in NPF College Senior Draft

LSU senior All-American pitcher Rachele Fico was selected as the No.

Katz named National and SEC Player of the Week

LSU senior first baseman Mason Katz was named Collegiate Baseball National Player of the Week and SEC Player of the Week Monday after leading second-ranked LSU to a win over Tulane and a three-game series sweep at Missouri.

LSU baseball heads to Missouri looking to stay hot

Second-ranked LSU (23-2, 5-1 SEC) travels to Columbia, Mo. for the first time this weekend as the Tigers face Missouri (9-12, 2-4 SEC) in a three-game Southeastern Conference series at Taylor Stadium.