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NSU Demons to pay tribute to Daeshon Gordon

Northwestern State football players plan to pay tribute this weekend to a track and field standout who died this earlier week, a campus athletics spokesman said.

LSU up to No. 4 in AP poll

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

KSLA Overtime: Oct. 19 scores

Struggling Bulldog offense looking for breakout game against LSU

AKA hosts indoor and zero wind kite flying competition in Shreveport

Elections 2018: Louisiana voters to consider fantasy sports gaming

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

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

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

NW Louisiana Suicide Prevention Walk is Saturday, Oct. 13

Glory Days: Huntington High legend Kenny Davidson

SEC Standings: A lot on the line when LSU and Georgia meet in Tiger Stadium

Michigan DNR to hunters: Test your deer for bovine tuberculosis

A warning from Michigan’s Department of Natural Resources made the rounds on social media this week.

U.S. Special Forces to parachute into Tiger Stadium to kickoff LSU vs. Georgia

Members of the U.S. military special forces will help kickoff the LSU game against Georgia in Tiger Stadium at 2:30 p.m. on Saturday.

No. 13 LSU prepares for No. 2 Georgia

As disappointing as LSU’s loss was at Florida, the truth of the matter is if the Tigers can upset Georgia, the Tigers will be in position to accomplish some great things. LSU is an 8.5-point underdog.

LSU, Miss. State will kickoff under the lights

No. 13 LSU and No. 24 Miss. State will kickoff at 6 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 20, in Tiger Stadium.

Lunch with Coach O: Georgia Preview, Florida Recap

Funeral for Les Mason set for early Monday afternoon

LSU suffers first loss of season to Florida

Glory Days: Remembering The Mansfield Mafia

No. 5 LSU heads to ‘The Swamp’ to face No. 22 Florida

Tailgating for LSU Greeks at houses, Parade Grounds banned for remainder of season

Some campgrounds at 2 East Texas lakes soon will be closed

A lack of funds to repair significant storm damage means at least one area will remain closed through most of next year.

VIRAL PHOTO: Saints fan helps disabled Giants fan stand for National Anthem

The photo, taken by, Michael DeMocker, shows a Saints fan helping a disabled Giants fan stand for the National Anthem.

Kickoff, TV coverage announced for Georgia vs. LSU

The SEC has announced the kickoff time for Georiga vs. LSU at Tiger Stadium in Baton Rouge, LA on Saturday, October 13, 2018.

Lunch with Coach O: UF preview

LSU head coach Ed Orgeron will meet with sports journalists Monday afternoon for his weekly “Lunch with Coach O” news conference.

LSU basketball player Wayde Sims killed in shooting near Southern University

LSU basketball player Wayde Sims was killed in an early Friday shooting near Southern University, according to Baton Rouge police.

LSU vs Ole Miss: By the Numbers

How do the teams compare on offense and defense?

Bama QB calls for new NCAA football video game

Tua Tagovailoa is a star on the field for Alabama football team. Now, it appears, Tagovailoa wants the option to play out the Tide’s season virtually.

Baton Rouge TCL franchise reveals nickname and logo

The Baton Rouge baseball franchise being added to the Texas Collegiate League next summer will be known as the Rougarou. The mythical Cajun creature won out in contest of more than a thousand entries from fans, according to team owner Uri Geva. The 30-man roster of NCAA players, an alternative to le

SEC releases TV networks and start times for 2018-2019 basketball season

The Southeastern Conference announced television networks and start times for its 2018-19 men’s basketball schedule on Wednesday.

2 Tigers projected to go in 1st round of 2019 NFL Draft

LSU linebacker Devin White and defensive back Greedy Williams are projected to be first round picks in a Mock Draft released by CBS Sports.

LSU’s 2019 football schedule released

The SEC announced the football schedules for all 14 SEC schools for the 2019 season Tuesday afternoon.

Bulldogs bring unbeaten record into Tiger Stadium

A battle of unbeatens are set to clash Saturday night under the lights in Death Valley as #6 LSU plays host to Louisiana Tech.

Saints get their first win of the season against the Browns

A Wil Lutz 44-yard field goal gave the Saints their first win of the season, 21-18 over the Browns.

Lunch with Coach O: La. Tech Preview

LSU head coach Ed Orgeron will meet with sports journalists Monday afternoon for his weekly “Lunch with Coach O” news conference.

VIDEO Payton: We found a way to win, but we’ve got a long way to go

Saints at Atlanta next Sunday

KSLA Overtime — Sept. 14 scores

KSLA Overtime has you covered featuring all the scores and highlights from tonight’s games.

Game of the Week: Carthage vs. Marshall

Carthage will face Marshall for the first time since 1981.

LSU vs Auburn: By the numbers

LSU travels to the Plains to face the Auburn Tigers Saturday at 2:30 p.m. on CBS.

Mudbugs dominate rival Corpus Christi in season opener

Three months after winning the Robertson Cup, the Shreveport Mudbugs routed rival Corpus Christi, 4-1, on Thursday night at George's Pond at Hirsch Coliseum to open the new campaign.

Glory Days: Byrd’s Mike Suggs

C.E. Byrd Head Coach Mike Suggs has been around the game of football for most of his life. While many know him for his success with the Yellow Jackets, he carries a legacy that many might not be aware of.

LSU’s football program revenue ranked in the top 10

The Tigers rank No. 9 nationally in revenue and No. 4 in the SEC, behind only Texas A&M, Alabama and Auburn.

LSU sees improved special teams play over last season

LSU senior kicker Cole Tracy will handle the field goal and extra point duties when the Tigers travel to Jordan-Hare Stadium to face Auburn on Saturday.

LSU, LA Tech set to kickoff under the lights

Kickoff between the LSU Tigers and Louisiana Tech Bulldogs is set for 6 p.m. in Tiger Stadium.

Tigers check in at No. 12, 13 in newest football polls

LSU moved up one spot in the Amway Coaches Poll and dropped one spot in the latest Associated Press Top 25 poll after a 31-0 victory over SLU.

Tom Benson inducted into Ring of Honor

Benson was officially inducted into The Ring of Honor.

The real ‘League of Their Own’ players meet fans

Two dozen women who played for the 'all American Girls Professional Baseball League' greeted fans at the Westin Crown Center.

Glory Days shines a light on Raymond Tate

The segment is back with KSLA’s Rashad Johnson taking a trip to Minden to learn why everybody loved Raymond

Metal detectors to be introduced at Tiger Stadium for 2018 season

Metal detectors will be used at certain gates in Tiger Stadium for the 2018 season as part of a pilot program to help LSU prepare for the Southeastern Conference mandate of full stadium coverage by 2020, reports LSUsports.net.

Three LSUS coaches, athletic director up for raises

The LSU Board of Supervisors is set to consider contract extensions Friday for three LSU-Shreveport coaches and the school's athletic director.

Jags hit the road to face another big challenge

Southern had a rough season opener against No. 16 TCU and will face another tough test against Louisiana Tech this weekend.

Lions bring an explosive passing game to Tiger Stadium

The Lions offense put up big numbers Saturday against ULM, racking up 437 total yards on the night.

Nike to air Kaepernick-narrated ad during Eagles-Falcons season opener

Some people called for a boycott of Nike after learning of the Kaepernick "Just Do It" campaign.

Baby Cakes could be moving to Wichita

Team fires head coach Arnie Beyeler

Report: Saints waive Boston Scott

The Saints waived sixth round pick Boston Scott Wednesday.

People are destroying their own Nike gear in response to Kaepernick, Nike ad

People responded on Twitter to Nike's new Colin Kaepernick ad by posting photos and videos showing them burning their personal Nike paraphernalia. Others have expressed that they simply will no longer support the brand.

Churchill Downs and Keeneland apply to build $125 million racing facility

The proposed 2019 standardbred meet will be hosted at the old Louisville Downs venue with future meets to be held at a new racing facility in Oak Grove.

LSU’s Phillips, Tracy named SEC Players of the Week

LSU linebacker Jacob Phillips and kicker Cole Tracy received SEC honors for their big performances against the Miami Hurricanes.

LSU jumps 14 spots in AP Top 25

LSU has jumped from No. 25 to No. 11 in the Associated Press College Football Top 25.

Southern University’s Danny Johnson makes final roster for Washington Redskins

A Southern University alum has made the cut for the Washington Redskins' final roster for the 2018 season.

LSU RB Nick Brossette named SEC Hardest Working Player of the Week

LSU senior running back Nick Brossette entered Sunday’s game against Miami with 306 rushing yards but when his number was called he delivered big time.

KSLA Overtime — Highlights from Aug. 30

Here’s some of the highlights from some of Friday's games.

KSLA Overtime: High school football scores

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

Community gathers after East Texas Baptist University holds tailgate for first football game

“There is nothing better than a starting the 2018 football season on a Thursday night in Marshall on the ETBU campus" says Ryan Erwin Vice President for Athletics.

Excitement, mystery & trepidation swirl as LSU season opener approaches

The LSU football season is upon us and we're excited.

Athlete of the Week: Byrd’s Emme Cehajic

With the high school volleyball season arriving Byrd standout EmmeCejahic is again focusing on the game and life after it. She talks about her major aspirations outside of sports in this week’s Landers Athlete of the Week.

Stephen F. Austin kicks off 2018 season with investigation into ex-coach looming

When the Lumberjacks kickoff the 2018 football season against Mississippi State Saturday, September 1, they'll do so with an interim head coach and several lingering questions surrounding former head coach Clint Conque.

Beckham wants to be legendary, says he’s done nothing yet

Odell Beckham Jr. isn't satisfied being the NFL's highest-paid receiver

LSU to start Joe Burrow vs Miami

Head coach Ed Orgeron revealed Monday that LSU will start Joe Burrow at quarterback Sunday against Miami at AT&T Stadium in Arlington.  Burrow, who transferred from Ohio State in the offseason, was widely viewed as the favorite in training camp. Burrow never started a game while in Columbus but did complete 29 of 39 passes for two touchdowns in 11 games in relief.  Now backup Myles Brennan sporadically played as a true freshman in 2017, appearing six times w...

2018 ArkLaTex Jamboree schedule

With high school football set to kick off in a week, annual jamborees will take center stage tonight across town. Here is a list of where you can catch your favorite schools: Bossier Jamboree, Airline Stadium (5:45 p.m.) Airline vs. Benton Bossier vs. Plain Dealing Haughton vs. Parkway Admission: $8  Caddo Jamboree, Lee Hedges Stadium (5 p.m.) Byrd vs. Captain Shreve; freshman-junior varsity-varsity Admission: $7 DeSoto Parish Jamboree, Logansport High School (7 p.m...

Teen found dead in Sabine River to be honored in DeSoto Parish football Jamboree

DeSoto Parish Schools will kick off the 2018 High School Football season in memory of a 15-year-old killed in a drowning accident in June. Javier Simpson, a Logansport High School student, was pulled from the Sabine River Monday, June 4. Friday at the Jamboree at Tiger Stadium, organizers say the community will get a chance to honor and remember the impact Simpson had on the town of Logansport. "The Logansport Football team and community has embraced the slogan #DoItFor42...

Bossier High to host freshman football jamboree Thursday

The three-game lineup starts at 5:15 p.m. with a match-up between Haughton and Parkway.

Saints add new defensive backs - Nelson and another Williams

The roster moves announced today by coach Sean Payton give the Saints their second player in the secondary named Marcus Williams.

SFA head coach Clint Conque resigns

After four-plus years in Nacogdoches, the Clint Conque era is over at Stephen F. Austin.  Conque announced his resignation from his head coaching position Monday nearly two months after being suspended indefinitely by the school for "alleged violation of university policy" on June 19. "Today I announce my decision to step down as the head football coach at Stephen F. Austin," Conque said in a released statement. "Although I have remained...

Mudbugs "Souped Up" Jason Soupy Campbell new Head Coach

The Shreveport Mudbugs announced the promotion of Jason "Soupy" Campbell on Thursday morning. Campbell becomes the new head coach just two weeks after Karlis Zirnis announced is departure for the University of Alaska-Fairbanks.

Mudbugs to announce new head coach, additional staffer

The Mudbugs also have added a familiar face from the team's past.

Loyola's Chelsea Johnson commits to Texas State

Former athlete of the week Chelsea Johnson committed to Texas State earlier this week. She takes pride in her academics, she scored a 28 on the ACT and maintains a 4.0 grade point average.

Legendary Arcadia Head Coach Ruby Qualls Honored

Legendary Girls basketball Coach Ruby Qualls recently retired and left a legacy longer cane pole. Coach Qualls was honored at Arcadia Convention Center by her family, friends and former players.

Good times at the Khris Middleton Basketball Camp

Khris Middleton kicked off his annual two day basketball camp over at Huntington High School.