Sports

Private, public schools to be separated in football postseason

Today the Louisiana High School Athletic Association voted to change the way the football playoff format is structured.

Pelican officially new mascot of New Orleans NBA team

New Orleans Hornets Owner Tom Benson announced today that at the conclusion of the 2012-13 season, the name of the team will become the New Orleans Pelicans.

NCAA looks at new plan to pay stipends for its athletes

The NCAA says playing college sports is a full time job and is proposing a stipend that would allow colleges to pay more for those who participate.

Saints could still make playoffs

Even with, potentially, the worst defense in the history of the NFL, the Saints are still a playoff contender.

Saints players get bounty suspensions lifted

Former NFL commissioner Paul Tagliabue announced Tuesday that he will vacate the player suspensions in the Saints bounty investigation.

Hornets to change name to Pelicans?

The New Orleans Hornets are expected to become the New Orleans Pelicans, perhaps as early as the 2013-14 season. That’s according to a report by Yahoo!Sports.

Saints’ bus ‘egged’ at Atlanta International Airport

The New Orleans Saints were greeted with a foul display Wednesday night at the Atlanta International Airport. Officials say the team bus was “egged.”

The Beach Boys, Bad Company to rock Champion's Square for New Orleans Bowl

R+L Carriers New Orleans Bowl Officials will host the second annual “Friday Night Concert” featuring The Beach Boys and Bad Company with lead singer Brian Howe on Friday, Dec. 21, at 5:30 p.m. in Champion’s Square.

Cajuns vs. Gators

Coming off of last week’s upset win over instate rival, Louisiana Monroe, the Ragin’ Cajuns look to upset an even greater foe, the No. 6 Florida Gators.

Elderly hunter found safe by late night search party

Search and rescue authorities found a missing hunter alive on the Sabine Island Wildlife Management Area (WMA) shortly after Midnight on Nov. 6.