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Coach O: Fiesta Bowl Preview

Independence Bowl Announcement Party

8-year-old battling cancer given free trip to see LSU play in Fiesta Bowl

Saints celebrate NFC South Championship with locker room fun

Fans welcome Saints home after win over Bucs

Saints outscore the Bucs 25-0 in the second half, clinch NFC South

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Marshon Lattimore fined for Salvation Army donation against the Cowboys

McNeese’s Jarrett LeBlanc qualifies for 2020 Olympic Trials

LSU’s Devin White named 2018 winner of Butkus Award

Tigers place 4 on the 2018 All-SEC Football Team

Urban Meyer retires as Ohio State football coach due to health concerns; Ryan Day named replacement

Independence Bowl will hopefully provide economic boost

Duke and Temple will meet in the Walk-On’s Independence Bowl

Duke and Temple will meet in the 43rd edition of the Walk-On's Independence Bowl

LSU’s Devin White says he’s playing in the Fiesta Bowl

LSU linebacker Devin White “cleared up the rumors” of him playing in the Fiesta Bowl against the University of Central Florida

LSU cornerback Greedy Williams declares for 2019 NFL Draft

Williams is projected to be a top 20 pick in the draft

LSU to play undefeated UCF in New Year’s Day Fiesta Bowl

The Tigers expect to be selected to one of the New Year’s Six games

Spongebob fans ask NFL for ‘Sweet Victory’ tribute to late creator during Super Bowl halftime show

LSU LB Devin White rides through Tiger Stadium... on a horse

LSU’s White earns SEC weekly honor

Houston Texans founder, CEO dies

Stephen Curry OK after car crash, but his six-figure Porsche takes a hit

WATCH: Saints second-line strolls through Marrero Walmart

LSU opens play in AdvoCare Invitational against College of Charleston

The No. 19-ranked LSU Tiger basketball team had their final on-court prep late Wednesday afternoon for Thursday’s opening round of the 2018 AdvoCare Invitational against the College of Charleston.

SEC football: Rivalry Week TV and kickoff times

It is Rivalry Week in the SEC and the conference schedule for this week is filled with intriguing matchups. The action begins Thursday night with the Egg Bowl and finishes with LSU at Texas A&M Saturday night.

Drew Brees discusses Thanksgiving Day game against rival Falcons

Drew Brees leads the New Orleans Saints (9-1) against the Atlanta Falcons (4-6) on Thanksgiving Day.

WNBA All-Star hosts annual swim safety event in Shreveport

Six teenagers drowned in Shreveport’s Red River back in 2010. That tragedy inspired Shreveport native and four-time WNBA player Alana Beard to return home and create a swim safety event for her community.

Allegedly drunken and disorderly curling team gets booted from tournament in Canada

Video captured by a spectator Saturday shows Northwest Territories curler Jamie Koe appearing to be intoxicated before the team’s 4:30 p.m. game. The skipper, sitting on the ice, begins crawling.

LSU moves up to No. 19 in AP Top 25 Poll

LSU is ranked No. 19 in the latest AP Top 25 Poll following the Tigers' 85-76 win over Memphis. LSU jumped three spots and is now 4-0 on the season.

Lunch with Coach O: Texas A&M Preview

LSU head coach Ed Orgeron met with journalists Monday afternoon for his final regular season Lunch with Coach O news conference.

Southern and Grambling get ready to face off in 45th annual Bayou Classic

Coaches and administrators from Southern and Grambling met with sports journalists Monday morning for the 45th annual Bayou Classic news conference.

45th Bayou Classic expected to bring 200k visitors to city

The game pits two of the most stories HBCU’s in the state, The Southern University Jaguars and The Grambling University Tigers, against eachother under The Dome.

Saints win streak extends to nine games after blowout win over the Eagles

Saints host Falcons Thursday night

LSU, Les Miles reach settlement agreement for $1.5M

LSU announced Thursday, November 15 they’ve reached a settlement agreement with former head football coach, Les Miles.

Smart Helmets: How did they work this football season?

At the beginning of the football season, Lake Charles Memorial Hospital donated “smart helmets” to every public and private high school football team in Calcasieu Parish.

LSU rallies down the stretch in 85-76 win over Memphis

LSU ran its unbeaten streak at home to 10 consecutive games dating back to last season, using a 12-3 run in the final 3:36 of the first half and go on to defeat the Memphis Tigers 85-76 Tuesday night.

LSU, Texas A&M to kickoff under the lights

LSU’s regular season finale against Texas A&M will kickoff at 6:30 p.m. on the SEC Network. Second place in the SEC West will be on the line when the Tigers (8-2, 5-2) and Aggies (6-4, 4-3) meet on Saturday, Nov. 24.

Report: Saints signing wide receiver Brandon Marshall

Marshall worked out for the Saints last week

Orgeron proud of 18 seniors who will play last home game on Saturday

LSU head football coach Ed Orgeron will meet with sports journalists on Monday for his weekly news conference to preview the upcoming matchup for the Tigers.

KSLA Overtime: Nov. 9 scores

Catch all the scores and highlights right after a brief roundup of the latest headlines and a look at the forecast at 10 p.m.

Report: Dez Bryant helped off the practice field with injury

Bryant joined the Saints on Thursday

Arkansas may be just what the doctor ordered for the Tigers

LSU might still be suffering from a hangover after another Alabama loss, but a struggling Arkansas team may be just what the doctor ordered.

Sean Payton discusses Dez Bryant on media conference call

The Saints newest wide receiver is 30-year-old Dez Bryant. During his time with Dallas he caught 531 passes in eight seasons and went to three Pro Bowls.

Report: Wide receiver Dez Bryant to sign with the Saints

Bryant racked up 1,000 yards receiving three years in a row from 2012-2014

LSU men’s basketball wins season opener

The LSU men’s basketball team put on a show to open up the 2018-2019 season.

All NWLA parishes, except Sabine, vote to legalize fantasy sports betting

Voters in eight of the nine parishes in the ArkLaTex voted to legalize fantasy sports gambling like DraftKings and FanDuel in Tuesday’s election.

Wayde Sims tribute to follow men’s basketball season opener

Wayde Sims to be honored following LSU vs. SLU season opener.

LSU, Arkansas set for evening kickoff

LSU travels to Fayetteville Saturday to face the Arkansas Razorbacks. Kickoff is set for 6:30 p.m. and the game will air on the SEC Network.

Lunch with Coach O: Alabama loss, Arkansas preview

LSU head coach Ed Orgeron will meet with sports journalists Monday for his weekly news conference to discuss the team’s devastating loss to Alabama and preview the upcoming matchup with Arkansas.

When are the Brees children famous? Their answer will warm your heart

Brittany Brees said she and Drew work hard to make their children’s lives as normal as possible.

Offensive explosion by Brees and Kamara contribute to Saints knocking off the Rams

Saints now own a 7-game winning streak

Grambling defeats MVSU 24-19 on homecoming

The Grambling State University defense came up with two big plays in the fourth quarter as the Tigers escaped with a 24-19 victory over Mississippi Valley State in a Southwestern Athletic Conference game during Homecoming and Senior Day on Saturday afternoon.

LSU fans gear up for big game against Bama

With LSU facing off against Alabama on Saturday, many showed up early to get a head start on the celebrations. Folks we spoke to say this was one game they couldn’t miss.

Woodlawn defeats Huntington 42-14

Woodlawn defeats Huntington 42-14 on senior night.

Northwood makes history and remains undefeated 10-0

The Northwood Falcons defeated Bossier with a 56-28. The Falcons remained on the season in the regular season and in district play.

Arcadia’s C.J. Russell runs past Lincoln Prep

Arcadia's running back C.J. Russell rushed for 418 yards and 6 touchdowns in a blowout victory over Lincoln Prep.

Bama buzz building with arrival of ESPN College GameDay

The color commentary is all purple and gold on the replica of the ESPN College GameDay set. Fans flocked to the LSU Union Thursday for a photo op as the actual set went up in the Quad.

LSU’s Williams, White named Bednarik Award semifinalists

LSU linebacker Devin White and defensive back Greedy Williams have been named semifinalists for the 2018 Bednarik Award. The Bednarik trophy is awarded to the nation’s defensive player of the year.

LSU, Arkansas kickoff time on hold

Kickoff between LSU and Arkansas will be announced Saturday night after the conclusion of a big weekend in the SEC. The Tigers and Razorbacks could play at 11 a.m., 2:30 p.m., 6 p.m. or 6:30 p.m. on CBS, ESPN or the SEC Network.

Lunch with Coach O: Alabama Preview

LSU head coach Ed Orgeron met with sports journalists Monday for his weekly news conference to preview the upcoming matchup for the Tigers.

Rams open as 1-point favorites over the Saints

Rams at Saints, 3:25 p.m. on WVUE-TV FOX 8

WATCH: Tim Tebow calls Devin White suspension ‘ridiculous’

It's the penalty heard 'round the world.

KSLA Overtime: Oct. 26 scores

Keep up with all the latest scores with the KSLA Overtime scoreboard below and when the games end, KSLA Overtime begins with gridiron action from all over the ArkLaTex.

7-year-old in hospital gets surprise of a lifetime

A 7-year-old boy from Grambling recovering in Oschner-LSU Academic Medical Center in Shreveport received the surprise of a lifetime today.

Caddo-Bossier LSU Alumni, Friends to Host Boo Bama Bash Tailgate Party

“This is going to be a great event to raise scholarship funds for students from our area while enjoying some tailgate fun,” said Karen Peace, chapter president.

LSU fans purchase #FreeDevinWhite billboard in Birmingham

LSU fans purchase a Free Devin White billboard in downtown Birmingham.

Most bowl projections have Tigers playing on New Year’s Day

Prior to the 2018 season, college football experts predicted a 6-6 record for the LSU Tigers and a quick exit for head coach Ed Orgeron.Fast forward eight weeks into the Tigers season and the outlook has changed drastically.

New Orleans launching NBA G League affiliate in Birmingham

A source says New Orleans is launching a NBA G League affiliate here in Birmingham.

NSU Demons to pay tribute to Daeshon Gordon

Folks will gather from 7 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the Walter P. Ledet Track Complex at Northwestern State University in Natchitoches to pay tribute to the late track and field standout Daeshon Gordon.

LSU, Bama set for ‘Saturday night in Death Valley’

LSU and Alabama will once again play the SEC and national game of the week under the lights.

NSU mourning death of track and field standout

The Northwestern State community is mourning the death of standout hurdler Daeshon Gordon, whom school officials said died suddenly Sunday morning.

LSU up to No. 4 in AP poll

The LSU Tigers have moved up to No. 4 in the country in the latest AP Top 25 poll

SEC statement: LSU LB Devin White to sit out first half of Alabama matchup following ejection

The SEC has released a statement on LSU Linebacker Devin White following his ejection from the Mississippi State game on Saturday, according to CBS Sports.

KSLA Overtime: Oct. 19 scores

Keep up with all the latest scores with the KSLA Overtime scoreboard here.

Struggling Bulldog offense looking for breakout game against LSU

The hungry Bulldogs (4-2, 1-2) are looking for a signature win against the Tigers, while fixing an offense that has struggled mightily in conference play.

AKA hosts indoor and zero wind kite flying competition in Shreveport

The American Kitefliers Association will hold its 41st Annual Competition and Convention in Shreveport.

Elections 2018: Louisiana voters to consider fantasy sports gaming

Fantasy sports gambling is illegal in Louisiana. But come Nov. 6, voters will get the opportunity to consider making it legal in their parish. And that has battle lines drawn between those who see the need for revenue and those who have or help people who have a gambling problem.

Congressman Garret Graves starts GoFundMe to pay LSU’s fine for fans storming the field

LSU was slapped with a $100,000 fine over the weekend after fans rushed the field following the school’s win over No. 2 Georgia. Now, a GoFundMe has surfaced to help pay the fine, and it was started by Congressman Garret Graves.

LSU fined $100,000 for fans storming field after win over Georgia

The Southeastern Conference announced Monday that LSU will be fined $100,000 after fans stormed the field in Tiger Stadium on Saturday after the Tigers beat No. 2 Georgia.

Death Valley roars all game in LSU’s 36-16 win over Georgia

After seeing its unbeaten start come to an end in Gainesville, the Tigers have soared back to No. 5 in both major polls following Saturday’s 20-point thumping of the No. 2 Georgia Bulldogs in Death Valley.

NW Louisiana Suicide Prevention Walk is Saturday, Oct. 13

The 'Out of the Darkness’ Community Walk will take place Saturday, October 13 from 9 a.m. until noon.