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The LSU Tigers will see a familiar face when the Mississippi State Bulldogs come to Alex Box Stadium for Game 1 of the Super Regional on Saturday night. Former LSU assistant coach Andy Cannizaro – and former Tulane star – is in his first season as head coach of the Bulldogs. Cannizaro spoke with...
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Don Dubuc
June 02, 2017 - 6:08 pm
No more LSU Tigers? Well, if some people get their way, there won't be another Mike the Tiger; and LSU won't even be the Tigers anymore! When the Confederate monuments came down the, question was “where will it end?” How about a petition to change LSU's Tiger mascot? Change.org has a petition to “...
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Kristian Garic
May 29, 2017 - 11:50 am
After winning the SEC tournament and a share of the SEC regular season championship, the LSU Tigers have secured a Top 4 National Seed. LSU has won 11 straight games and 10 of 11 in the SEC, and are the hottest team in the country seemingly peaking at the perfect point in the season. In late April...
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May 17, 2017 - 8:55 pm
(WWL.com) Governor John Bel Edwards says he’s disappointed at how far behind the legislature is in this fiscal session and it could mean another special session in the near future. Edwards says a tremendous amount of work needs to be done before this session ends on June 8. He says this is the best...
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Steve Geller
May 17, 2017 - 11:25 am
The games that "don't matter" for the LSU baseball team concluded with the Tigers taking down Northwestern State 9-3 in the home finale last night. The Purple andGold end up with a 8-6 record in mid-week games and are 36-17 overall. Check out the highlights from LSU's win over Northwestern State in...
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May 15, 2017 - 8:38 am
(WWL.com) The regular legislative session has passed the halfway mark and not much has been accomplished when it comes to solving the state’s problems. That’s according to Jim Beam with the American Press, who has covered legislative sessions for decades, and says he’s never seen anything like it...
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The Advertiser-USA TODAY Sports
May 04, 2017 - 4:14 pm
(WWL.com) -- Baton Rouge Police don’t expect any protests this weekend following the Department of Justice’s decision in the Alton Sterling case, but they’re prepared for anything. Cpl. L’Jean McKneely says they wanted to make sure they weren’t last minute in responding to any potential incidents...
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Deke Bellavia
February 15, 2017 - 4:54 am
At times I think we all get little long in the tooth, meaning that things get a little old, stale or boring. So I thought instead of putting out a feature on one person or one topic that today I would hit on a variety of things. So far in this very busy week of sports we’ve seen some pretty...
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Kristian Garic
January 18, 2017 - 5:59 am
Me, me, me! Love it or hate it, I'll admit I'm a college baseball junkie, and can't wait for LSU's 2017 season. You should be excited too. The Tigers are going to be really, really good, perhaps title contending good. LSU coach Paul Maineiri has a loaded squad with ace Pitcher Alex Lange back for...
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Mark Menard
December 02, 2016 - 12:26 am
Here's what you need to know for tonight's four state championship prep football games in the Mercedes-Benz Superdome. Live: Play by Play DIVISION I: SCOTLANDVILLE vs. EVANGEL CHRISTIAN The Division I title game features a contrast of football pedigrees as one school plays for its first ever trophy...
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