11:40 LRN Sportscast

ULM has named Byran Vincent to be their next head football coach. Vincent is hoping to turn around a Warhawks program that has only won two games in 2023 and says that he wants to build a program that northeast Louisiana can be proud of …

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The 2023 Prep Classic beings tonight in the Caesars Superdome with the non-select Division 4 matchup pitting Oak Groove, who have won seven state titles, against Haynesville, who have won 17. The Haynesville Golden Tornado have not been to the dome since 2016 and head coach David Franklin sees tonights game as an exciting opportunity for the Haynesville community.

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Haynesville and Oak Grove will kick off at 7 PM.

The 5 and 7 Saints are on a three game losing streak heading into their matchup this Sunday against the 1 and 11 Panthers. The Saints are losing optimism during this slide, but Head Coach Dennis Allen is confident that his team can and needs to win this Sunday.

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The Saints will battle the Panthers at noon on FOX

The New Orleans Pelicans will play a star studded Los Angeles Lakers team in the Semi-finals of the first ever NBA In-Season tournament tonight. The matchup will feature two franchises who are eager to win the title for different reasons.Lebron James wants to cement his legacy with the trophy and New Orleans Head Coach Willie Green says that his team is hungry to win the Pels first ever title. The Pels and Lakers will face off at 7 pm and the winner will play either the Bucks or Pacers tomorrow in the championship game.