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Temeka Johnson basketball camp about more than the game

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BATON ROUGE- WNBA champion and S.E.C all time assist leader Temeka Johnson is back in Baton Rouge hosting her inaugural basketball camp.  Set to begin June 15th, the LSU legend’s camp is designed to teach the fundamentals of the game and show how much basketball can teach you about life.  “You learn how to deal with Read More

Saints’ Mark Ingram: ‘I don’t agree with it, I fought it hard’

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METAIRIE, La. — For the first time since being popped for PED’s, veteran running back Mark Ingram addressed the media at mandatory mini camp on Tuesday afternoon.  “I fought it hard,” Ingram said. “I don’t agree with it, I’m going to serve my suspension and I’ll be back.” More than 25 reporters camped out at Ingram’s locker awaiting Read More

New coach excited to change basketball culture at Southern

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BATON ROUGE – Southern basketball started practice last week, beginning the Sean Woods era. Woods was named head coach in April, saying this job was something he couldn’t pass up. “First of all, it was a great opportunity for me,” Woods said. “Second of all, you know it has great tradition and I’m blessed because Read More

Hobbs, 4x100m relay team claim national titles

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Eugene, Ore. – In the pouring rain Aleia Hobbs blazed past the competition winning the 100 meters title in 11.01 seconds. The outdoor 100 gave Hobbs a sweep of the NCAA sprint titles this season. Overall the LSU women’s track and field team scored 41 points on the final day of competition in Oregon to earn a Read More

New football prospect T.J. Finley wants to change the QB culture at LSU

2 weeks ago WBRZ 0
BATON ROUGE- Ponchatoula quarterback T.J. Finley is what many coaches dream of. Standing at 6’6″, and weighing in at 230 pounds, the junior pro-style QB is already drawing comparisons to some of the NFL’s biggest stars, like former NFL MVP Cam Newton and the eagle Carson Wentz. “Carson Wentz stays in the pocket with his Read More

LSU LHP Nick Bush first Tiger selected in MLB draft; six total Tigers drafted

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Baton Rouge, LA – The first LSU Tiger taken off in the 2018 MLB draft may have caught Tiger fans by surprise. LSU redshirt sophomore pitcher Nick Bush was selected Tuesday in the eighth round (pick No. 246) by the Colorado Rockies. The projected slot value for pick No. 246 is $160,700. The left-hander from Leesburg, Ga., was 1-1 this Read More

LSU rallies for five runs in ninth to eliminate Northwestern State 9-5

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Corvallis, Oregon – The LSU fighting Tigers entered Sunday’s Corvallis Regional with their backs pinned against the wall and fighting to keep their season alive. LSU’ season would ultimately come down to the final three outs trailing 5-4, but in the ninth the Tigers rallied for five runs eliminating Northwestern State 9-5. LSU will square off against Oregon Read More