Posts Tagged Louisiana

WR Dural’s rise powering No. 8 LSU air attack

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Travin Dural gets teased by LSU teammates and coaches about the lack of muscle definition around his abdomen.

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Fair Grounds cuts purses for 2014-15 season

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A pending lawsuit by a group of quarter horse owners, trainers and jockeys has forced the Fair Grounds to substantially reduce purses for the upcoming thoroughbred meet, including a 40 percent cut for the Louisiana Derby.

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Axman is interim Nicholls State football coach

THIBODAUX, La. (AP) — Nicholls State University has named Steve Axman as interim head coach for its football program for the remainder of the season.

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NW St. Tulane, ULL players take LSWA honors

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — A near record setting mark by Northwestern State quarterback highlighted the winning efforts of the third round of Louisiana Sports Writers Association Players of the Week.

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LSU expects Miss. St. to be toughest matchup yet

LSU safety Jamal Adams (33) and safety Rickey Jefferson (29) celebrate a defensive stop in the second half of an NCAA college football game against Louisiana-Monroe in Baton Rouge, La., Saturday, Sept. 13, 2014. LSU won 31-0. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — The early season performances of Mississippi State quarterback Dak Prescott have gotten the attention of LSU coach Les Miles.

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