7:30 AM Sportscast 8/13/22

LSU had its first fall scrimmage under first-year head coach Brian Kelly. An area of concern for Kelly and his staff had been the defensive backs after there was very little depth within that position group throughout spring practice causing coach Kelly to bring in a number of transfers. Kelly says that the secondary has really impressed the coaching staff during fall practice.

Cut 19 (17) “that group”

The LSU Tigers’ first game under head coach Brian Kelly is right around the corner, but it appears he’s already making his mark with his second recruiting class. Tiger Rag Assistant Editor William Weathers says what appeared to be a slow start for Kelly has picked up steam and is now 6th in the nation.

Cut 13 (09) “right now”

The Saints will play their first pre-season game this Saturday at NRG Stadium against the Houston Texans.  One player that has made headlines in pres-season camp is rookie offensive lineman Trevor Penning, who is competing for the starting left tackle spot.  Penning has been in multiple fights in training camp.  Allen says Penning has to be more disciplined, but he appreciates Penning’s aggressive style of play.

Cut 17 (18) “I like it”

Two pre-season games wrapped up last night as the New York Giants took down the New England Patriots 23-21 and the Baltimore Ravens defeated the Tennessee Titans by a score of 23-10

The bracket 2022 Asheville Championship men’s basketball tournament is set and the ULL Ragin Cajuns will join East Tennessee State, Elon, and Harvard in the second annual championship.  The tournament will take place at the Harrah’s Cherokee Center from November 11-13.