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Nwora, Williams power Louisville easily past Southern 104-54

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LOUISVILLE – Jordan Nwora scored a career-high 20 points as Louisville easily dominated Southern 104-54 Tuesday night. The Cardinals (2-0) never trailed as they shot 58.2 percent. Nwora, a sophomore forward, came off the bench and scored 15 points in the first half. He provided an immediate spark, scoring a layup off a Jaguars turnover Read More

Mays scores 19, No. 22 LSU tops Memphis 85-76

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BATON ROUGE – Skylar Mays scored 19 points, transfer Kavell Bigby-Williams added a career-high 14, and No. 22 LSU held off a relentless effort by first-year coach Penny Hardaway’s Memphis squad, 85-76 on Tuesday night. Each of LSU’s three freshmen starters – Naz Reid, Ja’Vonte Smart and Emmitt Williams – scored 11 points. Williams also Read More

Report: Saints signing veteran WR Brandon Marshall

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Photo: Brandon Marshall / Facebook NEW ORLEANS – After losing Dez Bryant to injury last week just days following his signing, the Saints have potentially snagged another battle-tested receiver to fill out their roster. On Monday, NFL insider Adam Schefter reported the Saints were in the process of signing free agent wide receiver Brandon Marshall, who Read More

Southern crushes Arkansas-Pine Bluff, wins fourth straight 56-24

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BATON ROUGE, La. — Ladarius Skelton threw for four touchdowns and Southern University defeated Arkansas-Pine Bluff 56-24 on Saturday night for the Jaguars’ fourth-straight victory. Skelton was 12-of-15 passing for 283 yards. He threw 28- and 57-yard scoring passes to Randall Menard in the first quarter and with Jarmarqueza Mims’ 5-yard run to open the scoring, the Jaguars (6-3, 5-1 Read More

LSU bounces back from Alabama loss with win at Arkansas

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FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (AP) – Joe Burrow was 15 of 21 for 195 yards and a touchdown and the LSU defense dominated while leading the No. 9 Tigers to a 24-17 victory over Arkansas on Saturday night. The win comes a week after LSU (8-2, 5-2 Southeastern Conference) was shut out in a loss to No. 1 Read More

Friday Night Blitz – Week 1 playoff scores

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PREP FOOTBALL Class 5A First Round Destrehan 22, Hammond 0 John Ehret 43, Dutchtown 0 West Monroe 53, Pineville 0 Class 4A First Round Assumption 8, Carencro 6 Belle Chasse 20, G.W. Carver 12 Easton 44, Rayne 0 Lakeshore 45, DeRidder 21 Livonia 28, Cecilia 6 Neville 55, Opelousas 28 Class 3A First Round Church Read More

Report: Dez Bryant may have suffered torn Achilles at practice

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Photo: New Orleans Saints NEW ORLEANS – Star wide receiver Dez Bryant’s season with the Saints could be over before it’s even started. Bryant, who signed with New Orleans on Wednesday reportedly suffered an injury while running routes at practice Friday. Saints personnel fear he may have suffered a torn Achilles tendon according to NFL.com Read More

Saints sign ex-Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant

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METAIRIE (AP) – A person familiar with the situation says free-agent Dez Bryant and the Saints have agreed on contract terms that will add the former Dallas Cowboys star to one of the NFL’s top offenses in New Orleans. The person spoke to The Associated Press Wednesday on condition of anonymity because the roster move Read More