6:45 LRN Sportscast

Who would have thought that sixth ranked LSU would head into its final home game as SEC West champions? But that’s the case as the Tigers host UAB on Saturday with a ticket punched to Atlanta to play Georgia in the SEC Championship game on December 3rd. Offensive lineman Miles Frazier gives a lot of the credit to Coach Brian Kelly and the culture he’s instilled..
cut 17 (18) “…that system”

Southeastern Louisiana is Southland champions in football for a third time in program history as the Lions handed Nicholls a 40-17 loss in Thibodaux last night. S-L-U is heading to the F-C-S playoffs for the first third time in the last four years.

21st ranked Tulane was also a big winner last night, beating SMU 59-24. The Green Wave are now 9-2.

Louisiana Tech will visit Charlotte Saturday for the first time in program history. The 49ers are 0-5 at home this season, but the Bulldogs are 0-6 on the road. LA Tech Coach Sonny Cumbie hopes to break the streak that he blames on a lack of mental fortitude…
Cut 19 (20) “…be engaged.”
Kick-off is at 2:30.

LSU men’s basketball improved to 3-0 last night with a dominating 91-62 win over UNO. Derek Fountain came off the bench and led the Tigers in scoring with 17 points.

The Cajuns rallied from an 11-point deficit to beat Louisiana Tech 94-88. Greg Williams Junior had 16 points. 15th ranked TCU downed ULM 95-60 and Northwestern State downed Illinois State 70-67. Senior Demarcus Sharp had 23 points.