LSU guard Skylar Mays named SEC Men’s Scholar Athlete of the Year

Former LSU guard Skylar Mays continues to add to his remarkable resume. His latest honor came Tuesday, May 26, when he was named the SEC Men’s 2020 H. Boyd McWhorter Scholar Athlete of the Year.

Shreveport and Bossier City officials postpone baseball season until Phase Two

Jeremy Jenkins heading to Tenaha to be new AD/ Head Football Coach

One for the Ages, a new SEC documentary on LSU Football’s historic season

Woods, Mickelson to stage TV match with Brady, Manning

WATCH: Saints put rivalry aside with new heartfelt video

Four primetime games and a rare Christmas Day contest highlight Saints 2020 schedule

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NFL getting rid of pass interference video review

LSU grad becomes first female MLB hitting coach

Texas QB Garrett Nussmeier commits to LSU

Shelbyville, LaPoyner to be honored after basketball state tournament canceld

Central Heights senior gets creative during social distancing

  The Good Stuff: A season rewritten

Older brother of Dallas QB Dak Prescott dies

Dallas Cowboys release statement about the passing of Jace Prescott

For all the changes, NFL draft kind of looked, well, normal

In this most unique of drafts, filled with technological concerns and even uncertainty when real football might return, there was one constant Thursday night: Joe Burrow.

Bengals select Joe Burrow No. 1 overall

Burrow is the third LSU Tiger taken No. 1 overall in the NFL Draft

Fanatics and LSU QB Joe Burrow announce exclusive deal

Ahead of the 2020 NFL Draft, Fanatics, the global leader for officially licensed sports merchandise and memorabilia, announced an exclusive multi-year partnership with Heisman Trophy Winner Joe Burrow.

Is Joe Burrow a “can’t miss” prospect?

LSU releases NFL Draft hype video narrated by New Orleans chef Emeril Lagasse

Independence Bowl announces new corporate sponsor

Fans sue MLB, teams over ticket money, ask for class action

KSLA honored with 6 A.P. awards, including best anchor, reporter, sports story

Shaq’s daughter, Amirah O’Neal, reportedly commits to play basketball at LSU

  VIDEO: Zion Williamson teams up with AG Jeff Landry to warn La. residents of price gouging, coronavirus scams

Superstar Zion Williamson of the New Orleans Pelicans has teamed up with Louisiana Attorney General Jeff Landry in a new Public Service Announcement (PSA) to warn state residents of price gouging and scammers looking to profit from the COVID-19 pandemic

East Texans make good use of virtual races

Virtual racing events are keeping people active in these tough times.

  Mom of Timberwolves star Karl-Anthony Towns dies from COVID-19

The Minnesota Timberwolves picked Karl-Anthony Towns No. 1 pick out of the University of Kentucky in the 2015 NBA draft.

Carthage’s Kai Horton picks up first DI offer

SFA is going after a state champion quarterback from East Texas.

NASCAR’s Larson suspended for racial slur in virtual race

Larson was competing in an iRacing event Sunday night when he appeared to lose communication on his headset with his spotter when he used the N-word.

History-making Saints kicker Tom Dempsey dies from coronavirus crisis

Legendary New Orleans Saints place kicker Tom Dempsey died Saturday night after a battle with COVID-19. He was 73.

Sean Payton clarifies and expands on comment about Drew Brees’ “last season”

Sean Payton made news Tuesday with his comments to ESPN that Drew Brees “has announced he is coming back for his final season,” and he attempted to backtrack and clarify the situation Wednesday on a teleconference with local media.

Payton: This will be Drew Brees’ final season

New Orleans Saints QB Drew Brees will be back for his 15th season in black and gold in 2020, but according to head coach Sean Payton, this is likely going to be it.

QB Max Johnson on being an LSU Tiger: ‘It’s a blessing to be where I am'

Johnson is a true freshman for the Tigers

Report: ESPN targeting Drew Brees for Monday night football booth after retirement

Report: Brees to Monday night football?

Drew Brees pledges $5 million, 10k meals a day during stay-at-home order

New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees and wife Brittany are doing their part to help during the coronavirus pandemic.

Saints head coach Sean Payton tests positive for coronavirus

Payton said he came forward with his coronavirus diagnosis because he wants all people to heed the warnings of government officials, stay inside, and behave responsibly

  EXCLUSIVE: Coach O explains how LSU football is coping with shutdown of spring practice amid coronavirus outbreak

LSU head football coach Ed Orgeron and the Tigers are doing their best to deal with this new reality brought on by the coronavirus.

Southern Shreveport-Jags holds football tryouts Saturday morning

There is a $30 fee to tryout, which will cover operational expenses.

  Shreveport Mudbugs games ‘paused’ until further notice

The North American Hockey League announced effective immediately all upcoming scheduled games are paused until further notice due to Coronavirus concerns.

LSU, other SEC schools restricting attendance at all sporting events due to coronavirus

SEC Commissioner Greg Sankey has announced that attendance at all LSU athletic events and other SEC schools will be restricted to student-athletes, coaches, families, officials, essential personnel, and credentialed media. Fans will not be allowed to attend.

SWAC Baketball Tournament closed to general public

Southern University will host the 2020 Cricket Wireless SWAC Basketball Tournament Quarterfinals.

LSU Board of Supervisors approves 6-year, $42M contract for Ed Orgeron

The LSU Board of Supervisors voted to approve contracts for LSU head football coach Ed Orgeron and newly-hired defensive coordinator Bo Pelini Friday, March 6.

Drew Brees gets a buzz for charity

The future Hall of Fame quarterback shaved his head in Boston for charity.

LSU football officially hires Scott Linehan as passing coordinator

Multiple media outlets report LSU has hired former Dallas Cowboys offensive coordinator Scott Linehan to replace Joe Brady as the team’s passing game coordinator.

Drew Brees says he wants to return to the New Orleans Saints in Instagram post

Pro Bowl quarterback Drew Brees said he will return to the New Orleans Saints for the 2020 NFL season in an Instagram post on Feb. 18.

  NSU coach suspended for a week after DWI arrest

“I made a poor decision to get behind the wheel of a vehicle after drinking alcohol," Brad Laird says in statement of apology

Mickey Wright, golf great and early LPGA force, dies at 85

Hall of Fame golfer Mickey Wright has died. Her attorney says she died Monday of a heart attack Monday.

LSU struggles with shooting in loss to Auburn

The LSU women’s basketball team struggled shooting the ball in a loss to Auburn on the road Sunday, Feb. 16.

Southern falls to Alabama St., Grambling in Andre Dawson Classic

The Southern baseball team suffered its first losses of the season Sunday, Feb. 16, falling to Alabama State and Grambling in the Andre Dawson Classic.

Shaq’s son, Shareef O’Neal, tells SI he’s going to LSU

Shareef O’Neal, the son of LSU legend, Shaquille O’Neal, has told Sports Illustrated he is going to LSU.

  KSLA Salutes: Shreveport Mudbugs visit Overton Brooks VA Medical Center

“They protect us and that’s something that’s really important for our country and that’s why we’re able to play hockey. I mean I’m thankful for it and I know all the guys here are also thankful for it.”

LSU diver moves closer to Olympic dream

LSU swimming and diving member Juan Celaya-Hernandez will spend part of his summer in Tokyo. Not for a study abroad program, but as a member of Mexico’s Olympic team.

  DeSoto agrees to invest $1.9M in Mansfield High stadium

Phase I calls for installation of chairback seats on the home team, or west, side

Games scheduled for East Texas roller derby league for first time in three years

For the first time in three years, the East Texas Bombers, roller derby league has games booked for this season.

Important NFL Offseason Dates

Super Bowl LIV is in the rear view mirror and all eyes now shift to the NFL’s offseason. While there are no games to be played until September and even preseason is still six months away in August, there is plenty for fans to monitor in the interim.

President Trump tweets support for Pete Rose into HOF

The President made the case that Rose, who is currently banned, should be in the Major League Baseball Hall of Fame.

  Former player’s death emotionally rocks the NSU family

Wade Williams is the Natchitoches school’s second graduate in 40 days to have died in a plane crash

Ten years ago today, the Saints won Super Bowl XLIV

On Feb. 7, 2010, the New Orleans Saints did the unimaginable.

Focus now turns to 2021 recruiting class for LSU Tigers

LSU has four commits in 2021 class

Vanderbilt baseball picked to win 2020 SEC Championship

Vanderbilt University has been picked to win the 2020 Southeastern Conference Championship as voted on by the league’s 14 head coaches.

  KSLA Salutes: NBA legend Karl Malone visits Barksdale AFB

“I can’t even put it into words. Just being out there and having one of the masters of pick and roll use me as a somebody in the drill is pretty cool, and getting to learn from him first hand is really nice.”

Bob Griffin: A Life on TV

KSLA reflects on the life of broadcast legend Bob Griffin.

LSU linebacker arrested in Marrero on gun charge

A freshman linebacker at LSU was arrested Friday night on a gun charge in Marrero, according to a Jefferson Parish spokesman.

Early signee TJ Finley adjusting to life as a QB at LSU

Finley started practicing with the Tigers in December

CenturyLink Center to host Allstate Sugarbowl LHSAA State Wrestling Tournament

Soon, the CenturyLink Center in Bossier City will host the Allstate Sugarbowl LHSAA State Wrestling Tournament.

Saints players to join Harry Connick Jr. in Krewe of Orpheus

Orpheus will roll on Lundi Gras at 6 p.m.

4 former LSU Tigers are now Super Bowl champs

Four former LSU Tigers are now Super Bowl champions.

  Mahomes leads Chiefs’ rally past 49ers in Super Bowl, 31-20

The comeback Chiefs did it again and are Super Bowl champions.

LSU women’s basketball team remembers Kobe Bryant, other crash victims

Members of the LSU women's basketball team remembered the victims of a fatal helicopter crash in January that claimed the lives of famed former NBA star Kobe Bryant, Bryant's daughter, and several others.

Michael Thomas named AP Offensive Player of the Year

Thomas is the second Saint to win the award.

Smart leads No. 22 LSU over Ole Miss as the Tigers remain unbeaten in SEC play

LSU sophomore guard Javonte Smart scored 21 points to lead the Tigers over Ole Miss at the PMAC on Saturday.

Pelicans’ Brandon Ingram selected to appear in NBA All-Star Game

Ingram is averaging 25 points a game for New Orleans

  Kobe Bryant’s sudden death in helicopter crash shocks fans, athletes around the world

While flying in foggy conditions, the helicopter plunged into a rugged hillside killing all nine people aboard, including Bryant and his 13-year-old daughter.

Pelicans honor Kobe Bryant, daughter during Sunday’s game against Celtics

Bryant and his daughter Gianna were among nine people who died in a helicopter crash in Calabasas, CA Sunday morning

Louisiana sends tributes to Kobe Bryant after helicopter crash

As news broke that Kobe Bryant was suspected to be among 9 people killed in a plane crash Sunday, Jan. 26, athletes and other notable figures took to social media to express shock and share their condolences for the former NBA superstar.

Dupuy out as Lady Demons’ coach; Swinson is interim

Jordan Dupuy will be placed on leave for the remainder of his contract, which expires April 30, the school says

Zion Williamson records first-career double-double in Pelicans win over Celtics

The New Orleans Pelicans picked up their first win of the season with Zion Williamson in the lineup.

New Orleans Saints take ‘Pro Bowl squad’ photo

Many fans think the Saints should have been in the Super Bowl. But, some of them will be playing in another bowl in Florida this next week.

  The Good Stuff: For love of the game

Somewhere in the Superdome madness of 76,000 LSU fans back on Jan. 13 — Graydon and Roberta Kitchens were there.

How to watch, stream, and listen to the regular season debut of Zion Williamson

The highly anticipated debut of rookie forward Zion Williamson is finally upon us. Here's how you can watch it.

49ers’ Katie Sowers to be first female coach in Super Bowl

The offensive assistant coach for the San Francisco 49ers, Katie Sowers, will be the first female and first openly LQBTQ coach to participate in the big game.

Ohio steakhouse names new, crawfish-topped dish in honor of Joe Burrow

A steakhouse in Ohio has already rolled out the red carpet and brought out the fine china for the likely arrival of LSU’s Heisman Trophy-winning quarterback Joe Burrow.