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Vilma files lawsuit against NFL commissioner Roger Goodell

Saints linebacker Jonathan Vilma is suing NFL commissioner Roger Goodell. Thursday, Vilma filed a defamation lawsuit claiming Goodell made false statements about his involvement with the Saints bounty program.

NSU baseball game vs. Louisiana Tech canceled due to fire

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.

Former LSU players Jefferson and Johns in civil suit due to alleged bar brawl

Our sister station, WVLA-TV in Baton Rouge, has confirmed four people are suing former LSU football players Jordan Jefferson and Josh Johns, along with Shady’s Bar in Baton Rouge, after an alleged fight that happened o

Louisiana Tech moves to Conference USA in 2013

In a news conference on campus on Friday, Louisiana Tech University accepted an invitation to join Conference USA in all sports starting in July 2013.

Four Saints players suspended without pay for bounty program

Four players – Scott Fujita, Anthony Hargrove, Will Smith, and Jonathan Vilma – were notified today that they have been suspended without pay for conduct detrimental to the NFL as a result of their leadership roles in the New Orlean

Alexandria Aces seek host families for players

The Alexandria Aces are on the search for host families to house players for the upcoming 2012 Texas Coast League season.

77th annual NFL draft begins tonight

Tonight marks the beginning of the 77th annual “meat market,” also known as the NFL Draft. Over the next three days, 253 new members will be welcomed into the NFL.

Four-run third inning propels LSU over SLU, 4-3

No. 3 LSU exploded for four runs in the third inning Wednesday night, and seven pitchers allowed just four hits to propel the Tigers to a 4-3 victory over Southeastern Louisiana in Alex Box Stadium.

LSU's Austin Nola named finalist for Lowe's senior CLASS award

BATON ROUGE, La (WGMB) — LSU shortstop Austin Nola is one of 10 finalists for the 2012 Lowe’s Senior CLASS Award.

No. 23 LSU Softball battles to valiant split at No. 2 Florida

GAINESVILLE, Fla - Brittany Mack fired a four-hit shutout as the No. 23 LSU softball team grinded out a 1-0 victory to earn a split of a SEC doubleheader versus No. 2 Florida Tuesday at Katie Seashole Pressly Stadium.