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Ragin' Cajuns' Athletic Foundation is born

The Ragin' Cajuns Athletic Foundation unveiled its plans Friday to meet the immediate and long term goals of the University's Athletic Department. Fans and supporters gathered to meet the RCAF board members and discuss the organization

Cajuns give back to the community

Seven Ragin' Cajuns football players spent this afternoon brightening some local children's day. Kids at the Martin Luther King Jr.

LA Open: Soggy Day One can't squish scores

Fran Quinn was all smiles after dropping in a putt on #18 Thursday morning. Quinn had the lead.

LA Open: Major Manning

This weekend at Le Triomphe Country Club, that 'ping' you hear as the driver blasts Nationwide Tour players' golf balls off the tee, will soon be followed by a 'squish'. Rain soaked the host course of the Louisiana Open today during the final Pro-

NFL Pro Timing Day Results

The UL Athletic Office released the results of Tuesday morning's pro day: Top Results for the 2009 Ragin’ Cajuns Pro Timing Day: Jason Chery (WR) 225 lb.

NFL PRO TIMING DAY: Michael Desormeaux

Michael Desormeaux did plenty of running during his four years at UL. Today, Desormeaux did more running than anybody. Last seasons' superstar quarterback will not play under center in the NFL.


Ask the guys that tried to tackle Tyrell Fenroy last season if he is ready for the NFL. They might tell you, bluntly, yes. NFL scouts are a bit pickier.


Jason Chery blazed his way into the UL record books as a Cajuns wide receiver and special teams wizard. But today, he tried to blaze his way onto an NFL roster.

Top 28 helps give Lafayette a boost

The Top 28 Boys Basketball Tournament has been in Lafayette since 1997. The tournament hosts the state semifinals and championship games each Spring. That also means Lafayette tourism gets a much needed boost.

Cajuns set to battle Tigers on the Diamond

The Cajuns have not had the success on the diamond that they would have liked to have had out of the gate but a win on Wednesday night would fix all that.