330PM LRN News

Yahoo Sports has identified the alleged recipient of suspended LSU basketball coach Will Wade’s “strong offer” as Baton Rouge influencer Shannon Forman. The report details emails claiming Foreman “has Javonte Smart”, and wiretaps indicating Wade’s offer wasnt initially succsessful because Foreman didn’t get “enough of the piece of the pie”. Tiger Rag associate editor Tyler Nunez says Smart has previously referred to Foreman as a mentor, who is considered a Baton Rouge basketball guru.
Cut 10 (10)“…atheletes.”
LSU is launching the state’s largest ever education fundraising effort, aiming to raise 1.5 billion dollars for the entire LSU system. LSU Foundation spokesperson Sarah Whitaker.
Cut 8 (06) “…for Louisiana”
A Jefferson Parish Sheriff’s deputy is recovering from a gunshot wound, while two suspects are dead after a shooting during a drug bust outside of an IHOP restaurant in Gretna. Sheriff Joe Lopinto says undercover narcotics officers attempted buy drugs from a suspect, when the driver realized it was a sting, he tried to get away and backed into a deputy…
Cut 3 (11) “…on the scene.”
The deputy is in stable condition.
AAA estimates the average price of gallon of regular this this spring will be 20 cents lower than it was last year, and a study shows that could encourage as many as one in three Americans to take an additional road trip. Fuel analyst Don Redman says that’s some nice savings for families spending their days out on the road.
Cut 12 (11) “…traveling”