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Benn, Mims rally Southern to 29-27 SWAC-opening win

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HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (AP) – Devon Benn scored on runs of 11 and two yards, Jarmarqueza Mims added a 25-yard run and the consecutive touchdowns lifted Southern to a 29-27 victory over Alabama A&M in a Southwestern Athletic Conference opener for both teams on Saturday. John Lampley rushed for 115 yards and passed for 204 with Read More

LSU survives scare from LA Tech, 38-21

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BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) – Nick Brossette scored three touchdowns, Clyde Edwards-Helaire rushed for a career-high 136 yards and two TDs, and No. 6 LSU beat Louisiana Tech 38-21 on Saturday night in a game infused with far more tension than expected. The Tigers (4-0) were favored by about three touchdowns and raced to a Read More

High School Football Scores – Week 4

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Acadiana 27, New Iberia 7 Adams Christian, Miss. 26, Oak Forest 20 Airline 35, Southwood 0 Albany 14, Sophie B. Wright 13 Alexandria 48, Red River 6 Amite 35, Independence 0 Archbishop Hannan 37, The Church Academy 6 Archbishop Rummel 42, Teurlings Catholic 31 Ascension Catholic 54, Thomas Jefferson 0 Ascension Christian School 32, Westminster Read More

Week 3 Fan Choice Winner: Luke Lunsford

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BATON ROUGE- Junior quarterback Luke Lunsford helped Dehamn Springs score 24 unanswered points  in the final 13 minutes to pull off a comeback win against Fontainebleau last week. “Even when we were down by 16 points last week, the kids knew they had a chance because 12 was behind them,” said Denham Springs head coach Read More

QB turned receiver Kendall Catalon looks to build on early success

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BATON ROUGE- After a 3 touchdown game against Langston last weekend, sophomore captain Kendall Catalon has made a name for himself in the jaguars offense. The former high school  quarterback turned receiver has become a versatile weapon in the passing game that Coach Dawson Odums says he loves to take advantage of in open field. Read More

Southern energized ahead of SWAC opener

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BATON ROUGE- After watching his team have a sluggish start in all three games so far this season, Coach Dawson Odums decided to change up the practice regiment and gave his players Monday off from on the field work. As a result, he says that there was plenty of energy at practice today ahead of their Read More

SEC announces late night kickoff for LSU-Ole Miss

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BATON ROUGE – Fans will have to prepare themselves for a late start in the Tigers’ next SEC match-up against. Kickoff for LSU’s home game against Ole Miss on Sept. 29 is set for 8:15 p.m. local time. It’s the first time a game will kick off that late in Tiger Stadium since 2007. The Read More

Saints offense struggles in first half against Browns

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NEW ORLEANS – The New Orleans Saints struggled in their first half of play against the Cleveland Browns on Sunday in the Superdome. Offensive miscues and turnovers plagued what was expected to be one of the most dynamic offenses in the NFL.  Saints quarterback Drew Brees missed a wide-open tight end Ben Watson on the Read More

AP Top 25: LSU jumps to No. 6; Wisconsin tumbles from top 10

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LSU has surged to No. 6 in The Associated Press college football poll after its second victory of September against a highly ranked team, and Wisconsin has tumbled to 18 after becoming the first top-10 team to be upset by an unranked team. LSU has now gone from No. 25 to start the season to Read More

Week 2 Fan Choice Winner: Adam Blanchard

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BATON ROUGE- After leading St. John to it’s first win in three seasons in week one, Adam Blanchard followed up with a three touchdown performance against Merryville last Friday. Throwing for 262 yards in a win got him nominated and from there his community rallied to make him our fan choice winner for week 2. “A lot Read More