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WWL Newsroom
October 22, 2019 - 1:02 pm
Could LSU take top ranking in college football next week? A victory over ninth-ranked Auburn would be the third win over a top-ten opponent for the Bayou Bengals this season. The current number one team, Alabama, has not yet played any teams ranked higher that the Top 20. AP Top 25 voter and...
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Chris Miller
October 14, 2019 - 11:56 am
LSU's next game against a ranked team will kick off at 2:30 p.m., Saturday Oct. 26. The game will be televised nationally on CBS. LSU and Auburn will meet at 2:30 p.m. CT in Tiger Stadium! -- https://t.co/DiNc4lmOM9 pic.twitter.com/o7yTMzmaB6 — LSU Football (@LSUfootball) October 14, 2019 Auburn is...
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Associated Press
October 13, 2019 - 1:22 pm
LSU moved up to No. 2 in The Associated Press college football poll, giving the Southeastern Conference the top two teams in the country for the 29th time and putting the Tigers behind No. 1 Alabama less than a month before the rivals meet in Tuscaloosa. RELATED: LSU vs Florida Photo Gallery The...
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Chris Miller
October 09, 2019 - 11:32 am
The LSU Fighting Tigers are getting ready for their second ranked opponent of the 2019 football season -- the seventh-ranked Florida Gators. After weeks of seeing the Tiger offense score an average of 55 points per game, the scoreboard may not light up the way fans are used to seeing it. Not even...
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Chris Miller
October 08, 2019 - 10:48 am
St. Augustine High School says Nathanial Jones is no longer head football coach. WWL-TV reports the change comes a day after the school issued a statement about video of a pre-game chant that was posted to social media. In the video, a coach leads the team in a chant that uses profanity and a...
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Chris Miller
October 07, 2019 - 1:32 pm
Officials at St. Augustine High School say an investigation is underway into a pre-game chant in the St. Aug locker room before last Friday's game against Brother Martin at Yulman Stadium. "While in the locker room, just before the St. Augustine football team entered the field, a coach lead the...
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WWL Newsroom
October 06, 2019 - 1:23 pm
Saturday's college football matchups pretty much guaranteed some position changes in the AP Top 25 College Football Poll. That is the case, though none of the changes directly affected LSU's position. The Tigers' next opponent, however, may come into Tiger Stadium this week with some added impetus...
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Chris Miller
October 05, 2019 - 6:08 pm
New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees today shared a video showing him throw a football as he recovers from surgery on his right thumb. Shhhhhhhhh....------ A post shared by Drew Brees (@drewbrees) on Oct 5, 2019 at 3:41pm PDT The Saints' QB posted the video on Instagram, then shared it via...
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WWL Newsroom
October 05, 2019 - 10:16 am
A southeastern Louisiana university is releasing its first branded beer. Nicholls State University was launching Colonels Retreat, a lager brewed by Bayou Tech Brewery, at Saturday's football game against Central Arkansas. The Houma Courier reports that the first pours were happening at an alumni...
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Chris Miller
September 30, 2019 - 11:07 am
The Southeastern Conference today announced that LSU and Florida will play their October 12 game starting at 7:00 p.m. The game will be televised on ESPN. -- times and networks announced for games on October 12: https://t.co/MyGCz2umkt pic.twitter.com/h0Tu2ciOro — Southeastern Conference (@SEC)...
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