Sports

Alligator behavior: how Isaac changed hunters season

 Third generation alligator hunter Eugene Loupe and his crew hit the waters around Lake DesAllemends first thing every morning during alligator season until their 25 tags are filled.

Tulane football player fractures spine in game at Tulsa

A Tulane University football player was hospitalized after fracturing his spine during a game Saturday, leaving him motionless on the field, a team doctor said.

LSU Mills and Montgomery earn SEC Player of the Week honors

LSU freshman cornerback Jalen Mills and junior defensive end Sam Montgomery have been recognized by the Southeastern Conference as two of the league’s players of the week for their performance in the win over Washington on Saturday.

LSU Athletics and American Red Cross team up to support Isaac Response

LSU’s partnership with the American Red Cross during disaster relief efforts continues as volunteers, including students and faculty, support relief efforts across Louisiana.

LSU veterinary students work with Mike VI on loading technique

Mike VI, LSU’s live tiger mascot, is an important part of the LSU community and its athletic traditions. Fans love to see Mike VI on the field as part of LSU’s pre-game festivities.

Honey Badger's back on campus for fall semester

Former LSU Football star Tyrann Mathieu is now back at LSU, just not back on the football team. The “Honey Badger” enrolled at the university for the fall semester today.

New Orleans Saints announce practice squad

 New Orleans Saints Executive Vice President/General Manager Mickey Loomis announced today the team has signed the following players to their eight-man practice squad: DE Braylon Broughton, LB Ezra Butler, G Ricky Henry, G Harland Gunn, TE

Saints to kick off 2012 season Sunday

The Saints take the field to kick off their 2012 season this coming Sunday. Today the Saints named their team captains.

First game of UL football to be played Saturday

The wait is almost over for Ragin' Cajun fans.

High school football Week 1 changes due to Isaac

 Due to the impact of Hurricane Isaac, the following schools have announced changes to games scheduled for Friday, Aug. 31. At this time schools in EBR Parish are scheduled to return for class on Friday.