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Crawford scores 20, Louisiana Tech earns 67-58 win against New Mexico State

Feb. 25, 2024 00:07 AM EST

LAS CRUCES, N.M. (AP) — Isaiah Crawford's 20 points helped Louisiana Tech defeat New Mexico State 67-58 on Saturday night. Crawford also added 10 rebounds and three blocks for the Bulldogs (20-8, 10-3 Conference USA). Tahlik Chavez scored 16 points while shooting 6 for 12 (1 for 5...

Southern Miss wins 82-71 against Louisiana-Lafayette

Feb. 24, 2024 21:45 PM EST

HATTIESBURG, Miss. (AP) — Andre Curbelo's 23 points helped Southern Miss defeat Louisiana-Lafayette 82-71 on Saturday night. Curbelo added eight rebounds and three steals for the Golden Eagles (16-13, 9-7 Sun Belt Conference). Austin Crowley scored 18 points and added six rebounds....

Southeastern Louisiana wins 77-67 over New Orleans

Feb. 24, 2024 20:02 PM EST

HAMMOND, La. (AP) — Nick Caldwell scored 22 points as Southeastern Louisiana beat New Orleans 77-67 on Saturday night. Caldwell also contributed nine rebounds for the Lions (14-14, 9-6 Southland Conference). Roger McFarlane added 18 points while going 5 of 12 from the floor,...

New Orleans visits SE Louisiana after Caldwell's 30-point game

Feb. 24, 2024 04:05 AM EST

New Orleans Privateers (8-19, 3-11 Southland) at SE Louisiana Lions (13-14, 8-6 Southland) Hammond, Louisiana; Saturday, 4:30 p.m. EST FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK LINE: Lions -11; over/under is 148.5 BOTTOM LINE: SE Louisiana faces the New Orleans Privateers...

Charles and the Louisiana Ragin' Cajuns visit conference foe Southern Miss

Feb. 24, 2024 03:56 AM EST

Louisiana Ragin' Cajuns (17-11, 9-6 Sun Belt) at Southern Miss Golden Eagles (15-13, 8-7 Sun Belt) Hattiesburg, Mississippi; Saturday, 7 p.m. EST BOTTOM LINE: Southern Miss plays Louisiana in a matchup of Sun Belt teams. The Golden Eagles are 10-3 in...

Chavez and Louisiana Tech host New Mexico State

Feb. 24, 2024 03:56 AM EST

Louisiana Tech Bulldogs (19-8, 9-3 CUSA) at New Mexico State Aggies (11-16, 5-7 CUSA) Las Cruces, New Mexico; Saturday, 9 p.m. EST BOTTOM LINE: Louisiana Tech plays the New Mexico State Aggies after Tahlik Chavez scored 20 points in Louisiana Tech's 65-59 win against...

Louisiana advances a bill expanding death penalty methods in an effort to resume executions

Feb. 23, 2024 16:39 PM EST

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — In an effort to resume Louisiana’s death row executions that have been paused for 14 years, lawmakers on Friday advanced a bill that would add the use of nitrogen gas and electrocution as possible methods to carry out capital punishment. As red states add...

Lamar: Q4 Earnings Snapshot

Feb. 23, 2024 06:31 AM EST

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Lamar Advertising Co. (LAMR) on Friday reported a key measure of profitability in its fourth quarter. The real estate investment trust, based in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, said it had funds from operations of $215 million, or $2.10 per...

Caldwell leads SE Louisiana against New Orleans

Feb. 23, 2024 04:03 AM EST

New Orleans Privateers (8-19, 3-11 Southland) at SE Louisiana Lions (13-14, 8-6 Southland) Hammond, Louisiana; Saturday, 4:30 p.m. EST BOTTOM LINE: SE Louisiana hosts the New Orleans Privateers after Nick Caldwell scored 30 points in SE Louisiana's 77-72 overtime loss...

New Mexico State hosts Chavez and Louisiana Tech

Feb. 23, 2024 03:49 AM EST

Louisiana Tech Bulldogs (19-8, 9-3 CUSA) at New Mexico State Aggies (11-16, 5-7 CUSA) Las Cruces, New Mexico; Saturday, 9 p.m. EST BOTTOM LINE: Louisiana Tech visits the New Mexico State Aggies after Tahlik Chavez scored 20 points in Louisiana Tech's 65-59 victory over...