Baton Rouge named NCAA Regional host site

LSU will remain home for the NCAA Regional round, as Baton Rouge has been named a host site.

Raptors defeat Bucks 100-94 to advance to first NBA Finals

LSU lands second offensive lineman for class of 2020

  LSU baseball eliminated from SEC Tournament with loss to Vanderbilt in semifinal

LSU softball’s season ends with shutout loss to Minnesota in Super Regional

  LSU baseball run rules Mississippi State in SEC Tournament

Tulane’s season ends with loss against UCF

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LSU softball falls to Minnesota in Game 1 of Super Regional

Celebrated St. Augustine coach Otis Washington dies at 80

After Further Review: Five takes from Saints OTA #3

  LSU baseball remains alive in SEC Tournament with wild win over Auburn

FOX 8 Overtime Podcast #18: Saints OTA - Week 1

  Nick Easton is ready for one of the Saints biggest positional battles

  Brees “impressed” with new Saints TE Jared Cook

Cook signed this offseason from the Raiders

  Saints wrap up week 1 of OTA’s on Airline Drive

Saints minicamp is June 11-13

  LSU baseball falls to Mississippi State in record-long game in SEC Tournament

In the longest game in SEC Tournament history, LSU could not stop Mississippi State from scoring in the bottom of the 17th inning and dropped to the loser's bracket.

LSU softball heads to Minneapolis to face Minnesota in Super Regional

The LSU softball team boarded buses Wednesday afternoon to drive to the Baton Rouge Metro Airport to catch a flight to Minneapolis, Minn., to take on Minnesota.

  Drew Brees talks about his future in the Black and Gold

Saints annouce roster moves: signing three players, waiving three others

Source: Saints sign OT Marshall Newhouse

LSU focusing on Easton center Sedrick Van Pran to fill offensive line need in 2020

NFL owners clear way for decision on whether to refine new rule allowing replay challenges

SEC Tournament: LSU vs Mississippi State

LSU begins accepting ticket reservations for possible postseason baseball games

LSU announced Wednesday morning the athletics ticket office is now accepting ticket reservations from LSU baseball season ticket holders for the possibility of postseason games being played at Alex Box Stadium.

  The Smith siblings continue to reign over Louisiana tennis

Zach and Gavriella Smith are winning at an unprecedented level at the high school level, but that's only a small part of their story.

  LSU advances to second round of SEC Tournament with win over South Carolina

LSU withstood an early barrage of runs by South Carolina to advance to the second round of the SEC Tournament with a win in a game that lasted past midnight.

Sports betting bill advances in state capitol

The House’s criminal justice committee approved a bill Tuesday, May 21 that would allow voters to decide whether sports betting will be legal in their parishes during the October election. Most revenue from any expansion would be dedicated to early childhood education.

Greedy Williams signs deal with Browns

Former LSU defensive back Greedy Williams has officially signed with the Cleveland Browns.

Saints sign defensive end Wes Horton

Saints sign former Panthers defensive end

3 Tigers earn SEC Baseball honors

Outfielder Antoine Duplantis was named second-team All-SEC, pitcher Cole Henry was named to the freshman All-SEC team and outfielder Zach Watson earned SEC all-defensive team honors.

LSU faces South Carolina in the first round of the SEC Tourney

No. 5 seed LSU will face No. 12 seed South Carolina in the first round of the SEC Baseball Tournament Tuesday night.

  Small town Haynesville builds football dynasty on the Arkansas border

Haynesville owns 17 state title is football

FOX 8 Overtime Podcast #17: Saints, Pelicans and LSU

The Pelicans are in the spotlight thanks to their lottery luck and hiring GM Trajan Langon while the Saints are about to be on display in the first week of organized team activities. Up in Baton Rouge, LSU’s football program had a scare with the temporary transfer portal entry of Kelvin Joseph

  Sean Payton ready for start of Saints OTA’s

Sean Payton previews the start of Saints OTA's

Trendon Watford commits to Will Wade and the Tigers

Watford is the No. 4 ranked power forward and 17th overall prospect in the nation according to 247 Sports.

LSU’s Marceaux named SEC Co-Freshman of the Week

After a dominating performance on the mound against Auburn, LSU pitcher London Marceaux has been named SEC Co-Freshman of the Week.

LSU Baseball: May 20 National Polls

The Tigers (34-22, 17-13) will play South Carolina Tuesday night in the first round of the SEC Tournament.

Report: LSU’s Kelvin Joseph enters NCAA Transfer Portal

The sophomore from Scotlandville High School, finished his first season as a Tiger with with 12 tackles and one pass defended.

LSU softball wins Baton Rouge Regional, advances to Super Regional

No. 10 LSU beat Texas Tech in the final game of the Baton Rouge Regional Sunday to advance to a Super Regional in the NCAA Tournament.

Pelicans hire Trajan Langdon as general manager

Langdon joins the Pelicans after serving as assistant general manager for the Nets

‘I’m back,’ LSU guard Ja’Vonte Smart announces return to Tigers

Just over a month after declaring for the 2019 NBA Draft, LSU freshman guard Ja’Vonte Smart has decided to play college basketball a little longer.

  No. 20 LSU baseball drops final game to Auburn in extras

No. 20 LSU fought hard on Senior Day, but Auburn would not go away and did enough to pull out the win in the final game of the series Saturday at Alex Box Stadium.

  Arch Manning throws 3 TD’s in spring game debut for Newman

Manning will be a freshman this fall on the Uptown campus.

War of Will trainer Mark Casse celebrates Preakness win, but won’t call it ‘redemption’

Two weeks after playing a key role in the controversial Kentucky Derby finish, War of Will and his jockey, Tyler Gaffalione, won the 144th Preakness Stakes on Saturday.

Quincy Brown’s racks up 3 TD’s in Destrehan-Covington spring game

Alabama, Georgia, and LSU are some of the offers Brown has received during the recruitment process

  No. 20 LSU baseball takes series over Auburn with Game 2 win

No. 20 LSU claimed the series over Auburn with the win Friday night at Alex Box Stadium.

Maximum Security’s owner offers $20 million challenge to 4 Derby rivals

Nearly two weeks after Maximum Security was disqualified from the 145th Kentucky Derby, his owner is again making some noise.

  Changing the Game: New Orleans Hippies

Sean Fazende introduces New Orleans' female tackle football team

Former Saints cornerback Keenan Lewis takes over alma mater, Landry-Walker

Keenan Lewis has a new career.

  Karr WR Aaron Anderson scores three TD’s in spring game against Ehret

Aaron Anderson will be a sophomore this fall

REPORT: Davis to Lakers? ‘Over my dead body,’ Gayle Benson says

Disgruntled Pelicans star Anthony Davis might not be coming back to New Orleans next year, but team owner Gayle Benson made it clear he isn’t going to Los Angles.

Report: LSU 5-star commit transfering from Mater Dei High School

Ricks is the No. 1 defensive back in the country and 10th overall high school prospect for the 2020 recruiting class.

  No. 20 LSU baseball looks impressive in Game 1 win over Auburn

No. 20 LSU had strong pitching on the mound and hit three home runs to take the first game of the series against Auburn.

Former LSU cornerback Patrick Peterson reportedly suspended six games by NFL

Former LSU and current Arizona Cardinals cornerback Patrick Peterson has been suspended for six games for allegedly violating the team’s performance-enhancing drug policy

Sampson accounts for four TD’s in St. Aug’s victory over Hahnville in spring game

Sampson threw three touchdown passes, and ran for another in the contest

  LSU baseball hosts Auburn in SEC regular season finale

No. 20 LSU has a lot riding on this week’s SEC series against Auburn.

Improbable is the 5-2 morning line favorite for Preakness 144

A field of 13 was entered and drawn for the second jewel of the Triple Crown

Pelicans sell more than 3000 season tickets after claiming first pick in draft lottery

The New Orleans Pelicans have seen a large boost in season ticket sales since claiming the number one pick in Tuesday’s NBA Draft Lottery.

NCAA baseball projected field of 64: Where does LSU stand?

Baseball America and D1 Baseball both project a Baton Rouge Regional for the Tigers.

Maximum Security owners file federal suit following Derby disqualification

They’re requesting a reversal of Maximum’s Security’s disqualification and reinstatement of the original order of finish, which would make Maximum Security the official, undefeated winner of the Kentucky Derby.

SEC baseball standings and weekend schedule

No. 20 LSU welcomes Auburn to Alex Box Stadium for the last SEC series of the year.

  VIDEO: Pelicans ticket office workers go bonkers with first pick

Workers at the New Orleans Pelican’s ticket office literally jumped for joy after hearing the team will get the first pick in the NBA draft.

Tigers, Longhorns set for primetime matchup

The highly anticipated matchup between LSU and Texas will kickoff at 6:30 p.m. on ABC on Saturday, Sept. 7, in Austin.

Pelicans beat the odds, win the NBA Draft Lottery

The Pelicans had a 6 percent shot of landing the top pick

FOX 8 Overtime Podcast #16: Pelicans win the NBA Draft Lottery

The Pelicans win the NBA Draft Lottery, despite only a 6% chance of securing the top overall pick. The FOX 8 Sports team examines whether Zion Williamson is the definite choice or if Ja Morant enters into the conversation. Also, how does this affect Anthony Davis’ trade status.

No. 20 LSU baseball gets past UNO in final midweek game of season

No. 20 LSU held on to get the victory over UNO at Alex Box Stadium in the final midweek game of the season Tuesday night.

LSU backup QB Myles Brennan receives praise from head coach Ed Orgeron

During his Tiger Tour stop Monday night in Houma, LSU head coach Ed Orgeron had strong praise for sophomore backup quarterback Myles Brennan.

Tiger Woods sued after employee dies in car crash

The lawsuit, brought by Nicholas Immesberger’s parents, said Immesberger finished his shift at 3 p.m., sat at the bar drinking and died in a single-car accident about 6 p.m.

Tigers host the Privateers Tuesday night at ‘The Box’

No. 20 LSU plays its last midweek game of the season Tuesday night against the UNO Privateers.

House committee approves bill to put up ‘Home of the Who Dat Nation’ signs on I-10

A bill to place the phrase “Home of the Who Dat Nation Highway” on signs along I-10 is a step away from becoming law.

Saints make roster moves after rookie minicamp

Saints make roster moves following rookie minicamp

FOX 8 Overtime Podcast #15: Saints Rookie Minicamp Impressions

Saints rookie minicamp kicked off with news that all five draft picks had signed their contracts and continued with practices moved indoors due to bad weather. On this episode of the podcast, Sean Fazende provides his impressions from the portion open to the media and examines a possible veteran for

Source: Saints sign fullback Mike Burton

Source: Saints sign fullback Mike Burton

LSU Baseball: May 13 National Polls

The Tigers (31-21, 15-12) lost two out of three to the Arkansas Razorbacks this weekend in Fayetteville.

Cleveland Browns break from training for fun at Cedar Point

Browns training camp will start soon enough so they decided to have some fun while they can.

After Further Review: Five takes on Saints draft class at rookie minicamp

Sean Fazende shares his thoughts on the Saints draft picks at rookie minicamp

  Saints rookies learn quickly they’re not in college anymore

Rookies will join their veteran teammates for OTA’s, scheduled to start on May 21st

No. 15 LSU baseball avoids sweep by No. 4 Arkansas off Antoine Duplantis home run

No. 15 LSU avoided a series sweep by taking the third game over No. 4 Arkansas at Baum-Walker Stadium Saturday afternoon.

No. 15 LSU baseball late rally comes up short at No. 4 Arkansas

No. 15 LSU rallied late at No. 4 Arkansas in the second game of the series, but the hole the Tigers were in was too much to overcome at Baum-Walker Stadium Friday night.

  LSU commit and Ponchatoula QB T.J. Finley is turning heads with his height and arm

Finley is part of LSU's 2020 recruiting class.

LSU set to face La. Tech in exhibition basketball game to benefit tornado recovery efforts

LSU and Louisiana Tech will face each other in an exhibition basketball game to benefit tornado recovery efforts in Ruston, the two programs announced Friday.