‘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.

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

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

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

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

  Changing the Game: New Orleans Hippies

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

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

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

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

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

Former LSU cornerback Patrick Peterson reportedly suspended six games by NFL

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

  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

SEC baseball standings and weekend schedule

  VIDEO: Pelicans ticket office workers go bonkers with first pick

Tigers, Longhorns set for primetime matchup

Pelicans beat the odds, win the NBA Draft Lottery

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

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.

Former LSU LB Kendell Beckwith placed on reserve/non-football injury list by Bucs

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have placed former LSU linebacker Kendell Beckwith on the reserve/non-football injury list, the team reported Friday.

Saints sign 2019 draft class

The New Orleans Saints have signed their 2019 draft class to four-year contracts, according to General Manager Mickey Loomis.

No. 15 LSU baseball gives up double digit runs in loss to No. 4 Arkansas in Game 1

No. 15 LSU dropped its fourth straight with a loss to No. 4 Arkansas in the first game of the series Thursday.

LHSAA releases new schedule for State Baseball Tournament due to severe weather

The Louisiana High School Athletic Association has released an updated schedule for the State Baseball Tournament.

McNeese St. QB James Tabary will participate in Saints rookie minicamp on tryout basis

Local prep star earns tryout to Saints rookie minicamp

SEC baseball standings and weekend schedule

No. 15 LSU travels to Fayetteville to face No. 4 Arkansas at Baum-Walker Stadium beginning Thursday night.

Report: Former Saint Ben Watson planning to sign witth Patriots

Watson retired last season after Saints playoff run

FOX 8 Overtime Podcast #14: LSU and Tulane baseball teams struggling down the stretch

Both LSU and Tulane’s baseball programs are fading down the stretch of the season with both currently riding 3-game losing streaks.

By the numbers: LSU baseball needs to learn from the past

LSU baseball could still host a regional if they finish the season strong, as they've done in the past.

Tigers face must-win series on the road against streaking Razorbacks

No. 15 LSU will have a tall task ahead when the Tigers travel to Fayetteville to face SEC West-leading Arkansas at Baum-Walker Stadium.

AP: ‘Recruiting middleman’ in LSU scandal, another man convicted in college basketball corruption trial

Christian Dawkins, an aspiring sports business manager at the center of a wiretap scandal involving LSU basketball head coach Will Wade, and another man have been convicted of bribery conspiracy Wednesday, according to the Associated Press.

LSU a No. 2 seed in latest regional projections

LSU is heading east in Baseball America's updated college baseball projected field of 64, announced on Wednesday.

  La. Tech routs No. 15 LSU at Alex Box Stadium

No. 15 LSU struggled on the mound and at the plate in a rout by Louisiana Tech at Alex Box Stadium Tuesday.

  St. Paul’s, Brother Martin baseball square off in state semifinals

St. Paul's and Brother Martin baseball prepare for a clash of local favorites in the state semifinals.

  LSU football recruiting net goes nationwide for the class of 2020

LSU's 2020 class has three 5-star recruits

Former LSU DB Terrence Alexander signs with Vikings

Former LSU defensive back Terrence Alexander has signed a contract with the Minnesota Vikings after a successful rookie tryout with the NFC North team.

3 years ago today, the legend of the Rally Possum was born

Exactly three years ago today the adorable Rally Possum made his debut in Alex Box Stadium.

On deck: Tigers host Bulldogs Tuesday at ‘The Box’

The Tigers (30-18, 14-10) lost two out of three against Ole Miss over the weekend, falling three back of SEC West leading Arkansas.

  Beau Adams and incoming freshman Arch Manning in the running for starting QB job at Newman

Manning gained 20 pounds this spring to get ready for varsity football

Maximum Security: Appeal of horse’s Derby disqualification denied by Kentucky Horse Racing Commission

Maximum Security’s owners on Monday filed an appeal with the Kentucky Horse Racing Commission following Saturday’s unprecedented disqualification of their Kentucky Derby-winning horse.

Saints announce signing of four undrafted free agents

Saints add four undrafted free agents

FOX 8 Overtime Podcast #13: Michael Thomas Contract Projections

The Saints have made it through the thick of free agency, completed the 2019 draft and are now looking ahead to the offseason. One potential feat to accomplish would be a contract extension for wide receiver Michael Thomas, who is entering the final year of his rookie deal.

‘I believe’: A message from LSU’s new AD Scott Woodward

Today marks the first day on the job for Scott Woodward as the new Athletic Director for LSU. Woodward penned a letter to the LSU community about what he plans to do and accomplish as the new Athletic Director.

  Brees is ready to re-establish the Saints identity for the upcoming season

Saints start OTA's on May 21st

LSU Baseball: May 6 National Polls

The Tigers (30-18, 14-10) lost two out of three to Ole Miss this weekend and now trail their next conference opponent, Arkansas, by three games in the West.

Jaylon McKenzie, 8th grade football phenom, Sports Illustrated rising star, fatally shot at Illinois house party

The 14-year-old was recently profiled by Sports Illustrated as one of America's "Six Teens Who Will Rule the Future in Sports" and dreamed of playing in the NFL.

  No. 9 LSU baseball rallies late but drops Game 3, series to No. 13 Ole Miss

No. 9 LSU rallied late but fell in the final weekend game to No. 13 Ole Miss at Alex Box Stadium Sunday.

Tulane loses weekend finale to UCF, drops series

Tulane drops to 10-7 in The American

Expert says Derby stewards did the right thing

Country House finished second in the slop before an objection was raised, causing a lengthy delay while stewards repeatedly reviewed several angles of video footage before he was elevated into the winner’s circle. Billy Reed says the stewards made the right decision.

UCF evens series with Tulane, wins on the road 4-2

Tulane drops to 10-6 in The American

  No. 9 LSU baseball drops Game 2 to No. 13 Ole Miss

No. 9 LSU struggled on the mound and at the plate in the second game against No. 13 Ole Miss at Alex Box Stadium Saturday.

  Maximum Security disqualified; Country House wins the Kentucky Derby

Country House was declared the winner after Maximum Security was disqualified.

  No. 9 LSU uses big late inning to get past No. 13 Ole Miss in Game 1

No. 9 LSU exploded in the bottom of the eighth inning in its Friday night win over No. 13 Ole Miss at Alex Box Stadium.

Roper fans eleven as Tulane opens UCF series with 6-2 victory

The Green Wave are 28-17, and 10-5 in The American

Serengeti Empress wins Kentucky Oaks 145

Fourteen horses ran for the Garland of Lilies.

Tigers crack ESPN’s post-spring power rankings

LSU is ranked in the top 10 of ESPN’s post-spring college football rankings released on Friday.

Cleveland Browns DB Greedy Williams not backing off Super Bowl prediction (video)

Browns' top pick Greedy Williams talks about his relationships with fellow LSU alums Odell Beckham Jr. and Jarvis Landry, and also backs up his Super Bowl prediction.

  LSU-Ole Miss series puts Bianco father and son on opposite teams

Could you imagine being the Bianco family this weekend?

  On deck: Tigers, Rebels meet in SEC showdown

No. 9 LSU will host No. 15 Ole Miss this weekend in an SEC series both teams need to win to keep pace with West-leading Arkansas.

  Dome officials outline $400 million improvement package in early stages

Massive ramps inside the Superdome could become a thing of the past under a Dome renovation package designed to keep the Saints in New Orleans for up to 30 more years.

Report: Foster Moreau agrees to deal with the Raiders

Moreau will get a four-year contract

Senate approves ‘Who Dat Nation’ interstate bill, moves back to House

A bill to create a New Orleans Saints inspired stretch of Interstate 10 that runs from Mississippi to Texas was passed by the state Senate. Bill 134 now heads back to the House.