Make no mistake, Louisiana-Lafayette coach Mark Hudspeth is thankful that his football squad has another open weekend upcoming, one that he hopes will prepare his team for a five-game gauntlet to end the season.
Monday, October 24, 2016
Sunday, October 23, 2016
Saturday, October 22, 2016
Friday, October 21, 2016
LAFAYETTE — A resistible force will face a movable object when Louisiana-Lafayette and Texas State play what amounts to an elimination game in the race for a bowl berth.
Thursday, October 20, 2016
Thursday, October 20, 2016
Wednesday, October 19, 2016
Bob Marlin and the members of his Louisiana-Lafayette men’s basketball squad aren’t used to being picked in the second division of the Sun Belt Conference.
Tuesday, October 18, 2016
Troy was selected as the preseason favorite to win the 2016-17 Sun Belt Conference women's basketball title in a vote of the league's coaches, the league announced Tuesday.
Monday, October 17, 2016
One of Louisiana-Lafayette’s preseason football goals was a return to bowl participation, something the Ragin’ Cajuns accomplished in four of the past five seasons.
Saturday, October 15, 2016
Friday, October 14, 2016
LAFAYETTE — Louisiana-Lafayette’s secondary, picked apart by visiting Appalachian State in the first half of Wednesday’s 24-0 loss at Cajun Field, got a boost Friday.
Thursday, October 13, 2016
LAFAYETTE — The Louisiana-Lafayette football team is searching for answers on offense following Wednesday’s night 24-0 loss to Appalachian State.
Wednesday, October 12, 2016
Tuesday, October 11, 2016
Monday, October 10, 2016
LAFAYETTE — Louisiana-Lafayette’s first football meeting with Appalachian State is still fresh on the minds of coach Mark Hudspeth and his veteran players.
Saturday, October 08, 2016
LAFAYETTE — Michael Desormeaux already made a name for himself at Louisiana-Lafayette.
Friday, October 07, 2016
LAFAYETTE — The Louisiana-Lafayette football team worked on the fundamentals this week.
Tuesday, October 04, 2016
Monday, October 03, 2016
LAFAYETTE — Just when it appeared there would be questions for Louisiana-Lafayette to answer at quarterback, those issues became moot Monday.
Saturday, October 01, 2016
LAS CRUCES N.M. — When Louisiana-Lafayette quarterback Anthony Jennings was a sophomore quarterback at LSU in 2014, the Tigers faced New Mexico State in Baton Rouge and Jennings was pulled from game after the Tigers offense turned the ball over fo…
Friday, September 30, 2016
LAFAYETTE — Quick question: Which of Louisiana-Lafayette’s 2016 opponents has been the most productive offensively in the past two weeks?
Thursday, September 29, 2016
LAFAYETTE — The young trio of Louisiana-Lafayette wide receivers Ja’Marcus Bradley, Keenan Barnes and Michael Jacquet have quickly developed into reliable pass catchers.
Monday, September 26, 2016
Sunday, September 25, 2016
NEW ORLEANS — Louisiana-Lafayette football coach Mark Hudspeth couldn’t help but make the comparison to a heavyweight prize fight.
Saturday, September 24, 2016
Third-year sophomore defensive end Peter Woullard and fourth-year junior offensive tackle Kenneth Santa Marina had their first career starts for Tulane.
1. WHAT WE LEARNED: Tulane can throw. After having a hard time completing anything significant for the better part of four games, the Green Wave finally found its passing game when quarterback Glen Cuiellette hit Terren Encalade for 34 yards in th…
Friday, September 23, 2016
LAFAYETTE — On every other football trip that Louisiana-Lafayette has made to the Crescent City, the Ragin’ Cajuns have exited onto Poydras Street and made the quick turn into one of the country's iconic sports stadiums.
Thursday, September 22, 2016
Monday, September 19, 2016
LAFAYETTE — The challenge for Louisiana-Lafayette’s football team in its first three games was figuring out how to slow high-octane passing attacks.
Sunday, September 18, 2016
Saturday, September 17, 2016
Friday, September 16, 2016
LAFAYETTE — Louisiana-Lafayette’s defense underwent an overnight change before its second game of the season, and that group got positive reviews last weekend.
Thursday, September 15, 2016
Tuesday, September 13, 2016
LAFAYETTE — The National Fastpitch Coaches Association selected Louisiana-Lafayette coach Michael Lotief as the recipient of the 2016 Donna Newberry “Perseverance” Award.
Monday, September 12, 2016
Louisiana-Lafayette football coach Mark Hudspeth used the “new season” cliché a couple of times Tuesday at his weekly press luncheon, emphasizing his team’s move into Sun Belt Conference play this week.
Sunday, September 11, 2016
Saturday, September 10, 2016
LAFAYETTE — The Louisiana-Lafayette football team waited 30 years to beat McNeese State again, so another 43 minutes wasn’t too much to ask.
Friday, September 09, 2016
Thursday, September 08, 2016
Tuesday, September 06, 2016
Louisiana-Lafayette’s football team will go into Saturday’s contest with in-state rival McNeese State under its fourth defensive coordinator in four seasons, but coach Mark Hudspeth said he doesn’t expect the departure of Melvin Smith to cause maj…
Sunday, September 04, 2016
LAFAYETTE — Louisiana-Lafayette’s offense failed to launch during Saturday’s season opener against Boise State.
Saturday, September 03, 2016
At times Saturday, a revamped Louisiana-Lafayette defense looked frighteningly like last year’s unit — one that struggled to stop the passing game.