Les Miles Named AP Coach Of The Year–Sports Minute [AUDIO]
Head coach of the LSU Tigers football program Les Miles, has been named the 2011 Associated Press Coach of the Year. Les received 30 of the 56 votes to win the honor. Bill Snyder of Kansas State was second with 16, Mike Gundy of Oklahoma State was third with six. Miles has led the LSU Tigers to a 13-0 record and a birth in the national championship game on January 9th in New Orleans against Alabam
UPDATE 10:10 a.m. — DeQuincy Hit By Possible Tornado — Hospital Damaged, Multiple Power Outages
UPDATE 10:10 a.m. — DeQuincy Memorial representatives confirmed that they are evacuating some patients to Vinton after a portion of the roof was blown off the facility. The hospital, however, is still open and receiving patients as needed.
Ragin’ Cajuns Geaux Bowling [VIDEO]
The University of Louisiana-Lafayette Ragin’ Cajuns football team are headed to their first college football bowl in some time. When the Ragin’ Cajuns take the field for the R+L Carriers New Orleans Bowl, it will be the first postseason contest for Louisiana-Lafayette as an FBS member, and it will be only the third bowl game at any level in school history. When are they playing this weekend and
Leesville To Hold Christmas Parade For Redeployed Soldiers
The city of Leesville Louisiana will be holding their “I’ll be Home for Christmas” parade for redeployed soldiers from Fort Polk. It will be the largest military parade in the city since 1943 and it all happens this Saturday Dec. 10th. Here are all the details:
McNeese Baseball Releases 2012 Schedule; Hosts LSU –Sports Minute [AUDIO]
The McNeese Cowboys baseball team and head coach Terry Burrows have released their 2012 schedule and immediately one game in particular stood out. The Cowboys will host the LSU Tigers in Lake Charles at Cowboys Diamond for the first time since 1998.
Lake Charles Gets Ready to ‘Light Up The Lake’
It’s time to light up the lakefront in Lake Charles, and it all happens Saturday, Dec. 3. The City of Lake Charles will hold its annual Christmas parade and lighting up of the lakefront. They plan on having a street parade, lighting up the front of the Civic center, holding a boat parade that night and finishing off the night with a fireworks show. Here are all the details on the event:
107 JAMZ Sports Minute Plus High School Football Playoff’s Schedule [AUDIO]
It’s week two of the high school football playoffs and there are still eight teams in the Southwest Louisiana area that are still in the hunt. Plus today in the sports minute i will give you the info ion McNeese and LSU Football. All games kickoff at 7 p.m. tonight and here are the lineups.
Suspended LSU Players Mathieu, Ware, Simon Back At Practice [VIDEO]
The LSU football team dismantled Auburn last Saturday 45-10 without three of there star players. The question has now been will they be back for the huge matchup against Alabama on November 5th. Well the questions have been answered. Here is the story and make sure to watch the video to see and hear Coach Les Miles comments on the whole situation.
Central School Halloween Spook House This Sunday
The Ghouls and Goblins are coming soon. Halloween is just around the corner and here is some info for haunted house tour for Halloween. The Arts and Humanities Center is transforming the old Central School (Which by the way is spooky already) into a big haunted house on Sunday October 30th. Want to know more? Well here ya go!!!
107 JAMZ Sports Minute [Audio]
Here is your 107 JAMZ sports minute. Can you believe that it is week # 8 in the high school football season already? Well district games are going on all over the lake area. Here is the schedule for tonight lineup of games, plus info about the LSU, McNeese and Saints Football games this weekend.
Louisiana Throwdown Set For Nov.19 — Including The "Swamp People" [VIDEO & AUDIO]
Get ready, because this fall’s biggest concert event is heading your way! The Louisiana Throwdown is set for Saturday night, Nov. 19 with the biggest names in Cajun and Zydeco music all on one stage –and joining them will be two stars of the hit reality show “Swamp People.” Damon Troy, Horace Trahan & Keith Frank are all set to perform live and R.J. & Jay Paul from the show “Swamp People
Tonight’s High School Football Matchups
It’s week # 7 of the High School football season and a bunch of local teams will be facing each other as the second week of District play begins. Here is the full schedule of games on tap for tonight: