LSU basketball

Tigers erase a slow start, stomp Mississippi State 88-77 to take sole possession of first place in the SEC

Advocate staff photo by HILARY SCHEINUK -- LSU guard Antonio Blakeney (2) drives past Mississippi State guard Quinndary Weatherspoon (11), Saturday, February 6, 2016, at LSU's PMAC in Baton Rouge, La. Blakeney was LSU's top scorer with 31 points.

LSU guard Antonio Blakeney was in a talkative mood Saturday afternoon. Fortunately for the Tigers, Blakeney and fellow guard Keith Hornsby did more scoring than talking. A lot more. Blakeney and Hornsby sparked a first-half scoring barrage that helped their team come back from an early 14-point deficit, and LSU went on to… Continue reading →

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Food & Dining

Review: Seafood and steaks, Duke’s does it right

Photo by Randy Bergeron -- 'Duke'd Up' oysters at Duke's Seafood and Steakhouse

Duke’s Seafood and Steakhouse is new to Watson, but there’s an old hand in the kitchen. Duke Landry grew up in his family’s restaurant business, Don’s Seafood, and is a five-time U.S. Oyster Shucking Champion. Landry and business partner Rudy Chandler, a… Continue reading →




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