Missed free throws cost Rams

WESTLAKE — Giving up as much size as it did against Booker T. Washington, Westlake was going to have to execute near perfection on offense and defense Tuesday night.

It did not.

Greshman too tall for W-M

McDonogh #35’s big man controlled the first half and its little big man dominated the second to lead the Roneagles to a 64-50 win over Washington-Marion Tuesday night in a Class 4A regional-round game.

Roneagles (20-9) center Brison Gresham had 12 points, 13 rebounds and five blocked shots in the first half as the Roneagles took a 31-23 lead at the break.

Navigating minefield of NCAA rules

The NCAA and its rules famously can weave some tangled webs, and right now LSU seems to be caught in most of them.

There’s the John Chavis case, of course, which figures to keep courtrooms hopping for a while as LSU and Texas A&M bicker and countersue over pride and pocket change.

A reunion worthy of watching

Last year McNeese’s baseball team started the season back to the future.

Thanks to bad weather in the midwest, the Cowboys rekindled the tradition of their old baseball tournament.

Unemployed Bush flames out in Detroit

Reggie Bush was once the toast of New Orleans.

He was the Heisman Trophy-winning running back who rode into town on the back of great expectations.

The Saints used a first-round pick on the Southern California star back in 2006.  

NASCAR joins the rest of pro sports

NASCAR always wanted to be mainstream.

It wanted to be like other sports.

It wanted the world to consider it just like football, basketball and baseball.