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Madison Bumgarner, Giants beat KC to win World Series

Kansas City Royals' Omar Infante slips as he makes a late throw to first on a ball hit by San Francisco Giants' Pablo Sandoval during the fourth inning of Game 7 of baseball's World Series Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2014, in Kansas City, Mo. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A giant, indeed. Madison Bumgarner punctuated one of the finest World Series performances in baseball history by pitching the San Francisco Giants to their third title in five years with a 3-2 win over the Kansas City Royals in Game 7 on Wednesday night. The big left-hander came out of… Continue reading →

Hawaii fires men’s basketball coach

Associated Press file photo by Alex Gallardo -- Hawaii men's basketball coach Gib Arnold talks to his players during the first half of  game against Cal State Northridge last season. The University of Hawaii fired Arnold and assistant Brandyn Akana. In his first Division I head coaching job, Arnold compiled a record of 72-55 over four years, including 20-11 last year.

HONOLULU — Hawaii has fired its men’s basketball coach a little more than two weeks before its first regular-season game. The university announced Tuesday that it fired coach Gib Arnold, who had been with the program for four years in his first Division I head coaching job, and assistant Brandyn Akana. Arnold compiled a… Continue reading →

Magician scratched from field for Breeders’ Cup Turf

An exercise rider takes Cigar Street for a morning workout ahead of the Breeders' Cup Classic horse race at Santa Anita Park Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2014, in Arcadia, Calif. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)

ARCADIA, Calif. — Magician was scratched from the Breeders’ Cup on Wednesday, denying the colt a chance to defend his title in the $3 million Turf. Magician is the second major defection in as many days. American Pharoah, the 2-1 favorite, withdrew from the $2 million Juvenile on Tuesday because of foot injury. Magician,… Continue reading →

Utah wide receiver Dres Anderson out for season; Karlos Williams still subject to Florida State inquiry

Associated Press photo by TROY WAYRYNE -- Utah wide receiver Dres Anderson catches a pass in the end zone during an Oct. 16 game against Oregon State. Anderson will miss the rest of the season with a knee injury.

SALT LAKE CITY — Utah lost big-play wide receiver Dres Anderson to a season-ending knee injury, a significant blow for an offense that has sputtered at times. Anderson led No. 18 Utah with 355 yards receiving and four touchdowns. The senior from Riverside, California, was hurt in the fourth quarter of Utah’s 24-21 comeback win over Southern California on… Continue reading →

Murray, Federer advance in Paris

PARIS — Roger Federer was made to fight all the way by local favorite Jeremy Chardy before reaching the third round of the Paris Masters on Wednesday, while Andy Murray moved one match away from qualifying for the ATP Finals. The 17-time Grand Slam champion completed a 7-6 (5), 6-7 (5), 6-4 victory at the… Continue reading →

Lakers forward Julius Randle has surgery, likely out for year

Los Angeles Lakers forward Julius Randle, right, sits on on a stretcher as head coach Byron Scott, left, looks on along with forward Jordan Hill after Randle injured himself on a play during the second half of an NBA basketball game, Tuesday, Oct. 28, 2014, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

LOS ANGELES — Los Angeles Lakers rookie forward Julius Randle is expected to miss the rest of the season after undergoing surgery on his broken right leg. The seventh overall pick out of Kentucky broke his leg in the fourth quarter of his NBA debut in Los Angeles’ season-opening loss to the Houston Rockets on… Continue reading →

Auto racing glance

NASCAR SPRINT CUP AAA Texas 500 Site: Fort Worth, Texas. Schedule: Friday, practice (Fox Sports 1, noon-1:30 p.m.), qualifying (ESPN2, 5:30-7 p.m.); Saturday, practice (Fox Sports 1, 10-11 a.m.); Sunday, race, 2 p.m. (ESPN, 1-6 p.m.). Track: Texas Motor Speedway (oval,… Continue reading →

Georgia running back Todd Gurley suspended four games by NCAA, will return Nov. 15 against Auburn

Associated Press photo by JOHN BAZEMORE -- Georgia running back Todd Gurley celebrates with linebacker Amarlo Herrera after a Sept. 27 game against Tennessee in Athens, Ga.

ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — The NCAA has ruled that Georgia star running back Todd Gurley must sit out until Nov. 15 for accepting more than $3,000 for autographed memorabilia and other items over a two-year period. The school had applied for Gurley's reinstatement after he missed the last two games while the school investigated allegations of improper benefits. But the NCAA said… Continue reading →

Woman asks to end probe of Florida State running back Karlos Williams

Associated Press photo by STEVE CANNON -- Florida State's Karlos Williams gains yardage in the second quarter against Notre Dame on Oct. 18 in Tallahassee, Fla.

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — The lawyer for the woman involved in the domestic battery investigation of Florida State running back Karlos Williams has asked police to end the investigation. Nathan Prince said Tuesday the woman never filed a complaint and wants everything to “blow over.” He said Florida State contacted the Tallahassee Police Department about the case. Prince thinks the… Continue reading →

Broadcast highlights for Wednesday, Oct. 29

Today’s broadcast highlights TV WORLD SERIES If necessary 7 p.m. Giants at Royals Fox COLLEGE FOOTBALL 5:30 p.m. Jaguars-Dawson Odoms CST 7:30 p.m. Inside LSU CST 8 p.m. Les Miles Radio Show CST 9 p.m. Les Miles news conference CST 9 p.m. SEC Film Room SEC NBA 7 p.m. Bulls at Knicks ESPN 9:30 p.m. Thunder at Trail Blazers ESPN COLLEGE SPORTS 6 p.m. SEC Now SEC 7 p.m. Tiger Tracks CST 8 p.m. Tigers Roar Pelican GOLF 10 p.m. PGA, CIMB… Continue reading →

In World Series Game 6, Royals pitcher Yordano Ventura pays tribute to friend Oscar Taveras

Associated Press photo by MATT SLOCUM -- Kansas City Royals pitcher Yordano Ventura throws during the first inning of Game 6 of the World Series against the San Francisco Giants on Tuesday. The Royals won 10-0 in a game that lasted 3 hours, 21 minutes.

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Yordano Ventura found his own way to honor his close friend Oscar Taveras on Tuesday night, pitching the Kansas City Royals past the San Francisco Giants in Game 6 of the World Series. With the initials of the late Cardinals outfielder scrawled on his hat, along with “RIP” and Taveras’ minor… Continue reading →

CFP rankings includes three SEC teams: Mississippi State, Auburn, Ole Miss

Associated Press photo by DAVID STEPHENSON -- Mississippi State quarterback Dak Prescott celebrates after running for a touchdown during last week's game against Kentucky at Commonwealth Stadium in Lexington, Ky. Mississippi State won 45-31.

Mississippi State, Florida State, Auburn and Ole Miss are the top four teams in the first College Football Playoff rankings.… Continue reading →

Free agency looms after World Series

Associated Press photo by Matt Slocum -- San Francisco's Pablo Sandoval celebrates after scoring on a two-run RBI double by Juan Perez during the eighth inning of Game 5 of the World Series on Sunday in San Francisco. Sandoval will be biggest name on the Giants eligible for free agency this offseason.

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The raucous roar at Kauffman Stadium swelled with every batter in the second inning and then got louder the rest of the night. As bouncers rolled by infielders and bloops dropped in front of outfielders, it became clear this World Series was headed to a climactic Game 7 — just like… Continue reading →

Redskins surprise Cowboys in overtime to snap Dallas’ six-game winning streak

Dallas Cowboys head coach Jason Garrett, right, and team medical staff help Tony Romo (9) off the field after Romo was injured on a sack by Washington Redskins' Keenan Robinson during the second half of an NFL football game, Monday, Oct. 27, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Brandon Wade)

ARLINGTON, Texas — Colt McCoy’s successful return to Texas trumped Tony Romo’s dramatic return to the game. McCoy directed Washington to Kai Forbath’s 40-yard field goal in overtime and Dallas was unable to answer after Romo came back from an injury to his surgically repaired back, sending the Redskins to a 20-17 victory on Monday… Continue reading →

Weekly wrapup: Pat Morgan wins Dumas ladies title

Pat Morgan had a net score of 62 to win the ladies division title at the Dumas/FireQuest Cup Tournament of Champions held Saturday at Dumas Golf Club in Baker. Suzanne Seefield (net 66) was second in the division, followed by Tina Griffin (net 74), which featured individual stroke play. Jason Miller fired a 77 and won… Continue reading →

Fun and Fitness Calendar for October 28

BASEBALL DEVELOPMENTAL ROOKIE BALL: Oct. 29 practices begin for Nov. 5-Jan. 7 instruction/scrimmages. Ages 5-6 & 7-year-old beginners, Louisiana Baseball & Softball Academy, Harrahan. Teams/individuals included. Fee $125/player. Call Glen Fourmaux (504) 914-9947. TRYOUTS: Through October, 12-under Louisiana Hurricanes. Call Ben Moreau (225) 939-9315. USSSA FALL STATE CHAMPIONSHIPS: Nov. 1-2, Val Riess… Continue reading →

Sports on the air for October 28

TV WORLD SERIES 7 p.m. -- Giants at Royals -- Fox NBA 7 p.m. -- Magic at Pelicans -- FSNO 7 p.m. -- Mavericks at Spurs -- TNT 9:30 p.m. -- Rockets at Lakers -- TNT COLLEGE FOOTBALL 5 p.m. -- Inside LSU -- FSNO COLLEGE SPORTS 6 p.m. -- SEC… Continue reading →

Juan Perez delivers for Giants, fallen friend Oscar Taveras

Associated Press photo by Jeff Chiu -- San Francisco Giants left fielder Juan Perez is congratulated after hitting two-run RBI double during the eighth inning of the Giants' 5-0 win over the Kansas City Royals in Game 5 of the World Series on Sunday in San Francisco. He had learned just  hours before that his friend, Oscar Taveras, had been killed in a car crash.

SAN FRANCISCO — Juan Perez heard an upsetting rumor from a baseball official in the dugout during Game 5 of the World Series then hurried up the steps to the San Francisco Giants’ clubhouse to listen to the television broadcast for the news. “I just overheard behind my back, ‘Oscar Taveras has had a car… Continue reading →

Today’s broadcast highlights

TV NFL 11:30 a.m. -- Payton news conference -- CST 2:30 p.m. -- Texans news conference -- FSNO 7:15 p.m. -- Redskins at Cowboys -- ESPN 11 p.m. -- Cowboys Game Night -- FSNO COLLEGE SPORTS 6 p.m. -- SEC Now -- SEC NBA 2 p.m. -- Thunder media day -- FSNO 3:30 p.m. -- Spurs season preview --… Continue reading →

Serena Williams wins fifth WTA Finals title

Serena Williams of the U.S. holds her trophy aloft after defeating Romania's Simona Halep in the singles final at the WTA tennis finals in Singapore, Sunday, Oct. 26, 2014. (AP Photo/Mark Baker)

SINGAPORE — Serena Williams beat Simona Halep 6-3, 6-0 on Sunday to win her third-successive title at the WTA Finals — and her fifth overall. Halep easily beat Williams just four days earlier during the group stage of the tournament, but Williams turned that around with an aggressive game plan that unsettled the Romanian player. Williams won… Continue reading →

Foster’s three TDs carry Texans past Titans 30-16

Tennessee Titans quarterback Zach Mettenberger (7) and backup quarterback Charlie Whitehurst, right, look at the scoreboard in the fourth quarter of their 30-16 loss to the Houston Texans in an NFL football game Sunday, Oct. 26, 2014, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Wade Payne)

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — J.J. Watt takes the NFL very seriously, so he gave Titans rookie quarterback Zach Mettenberger a reminder that this isn’t high school by mocking the first-time starter with a pretend selfie. Watt celebrated and sent his message after coming up with two sacks, a batted pass he nearly picked off and a… Continue reading →

Robert Streb rallies to win McGladrey Classic in playoff

Associated Press photo by Stephen B. Morton -- Robert Streb hits off the second tee during the final round of the McGladrey Classic on Sunday in St. Simons Island, Ga. Streb rallied from five down to win the tournament on the second playoff hole.

ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. — Robert Streb made the last of his 10 birdies on the second extra hole, winning a three-way playoff in the McGladrey Classic on Sunday for his first PGA Tour victory. Streb rallied from a five-shot deficit in the final round with a 7-under 63. He waited 90 minutes… Continue reading →

Will Clark recalls ‘Earthquake Series’

Associated Press file photo by Ben Margot -- Former Giants and Jesuit High star Will Clark  said he has vivid memories of the day a major earthquake interrupted the 1989 World Series and Candlestick Park swayed ahead of Game 3 of the Bay Bridge Series against the Oakland Athletics.

SAN FRANCISCO — Will Clark remembers each moment of that day when a major earthquake interrupted the 1989 World Series, from the sprint out to center field he had just completed during warmups to the fear and chaos that followed in the ballpark and well beyond. The former Giants star first baseman, now part… Continue reading →

Cardinals outfielder Oscar Taveras dies in car crash

FILE  - This May 31, 2014 file photo shows St. Louis Cardinals' Oscar Taveras smiling after the Cardinals' 2-0 victory over the San Francisco Giants in St. Louis. Authorities say, Sunday, Oct. 26, 2014, Taveras has died in a car accident in the Dominican Republic. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson, file)

SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic — St. Louis Cardinals outfielder Oscar Taveras, a 22-year-old slugger who was regarded as one of the majors’ top prospects, died Sunday in a car crash in his native Dominican Republic. Taveras was driving a 2014 Chevrolet Camaro at the time of the crash on a highway between the beaches of Sosua… Continue reading →

Redskins’ Colt McCoy suddenly back in spotlight in return to Texas

ARLINGTON, Texas — Just the prospect of Washington quarterback Colt McCoy playing in his return to Texas was enough to get family and friends buzzing. The former star for the Texas Longhorns will start Monday night against the Cowboys if the Redskins decide, as expected, that Robert Griffin III needs at least another week… Continue reading →

Madison Bumgarner dominates Royals again as Giants win 5-0 for 3-2 World Series lead

Fans cheer after San Francisco Giants pitcher Madison Bumgarner pitched in the eighth inning of Game 5 of baseball's World Series against the Kansas City Royals Sunday, Oct. 26, 2014, in San Francisco. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

SAN FRANCISCO — With every pitch, Madison Bumgarner etched his place among World Series greats. The long, tall lefty kept slinging away and put the San Francisco Giants just a win from yet another championship, throwing a four-hitter to beat the Kansas City Royals 5-0 on Sunday night for a 3-2 Series edge. Hardly menacing on the… Continue reading →

No. 10 TCU gets record-setting win over Tech 82-27

Associated Press photo by Tony Gutierrez -- TCU wide receiver Deante' Gray comes down with a touchdown reception as Texas Tech defensive back Austin Stewart defends Saturday in Fort Worth, Texas.

FORT WORTH, Texas — Trevone Boykin threw a school-record seven touchdown passes and No. 10 TCU showcased a new fast-paced offense by scoring the most points in its history in an 82-27 rout of Texas Tech on Saturday. The Horned Frogs (6-1, 3-1 Big 12) beat their previous scoring high of 69 in the spread… Continue reading →

Langford sparks Spartans to 35-11 rout

Associated Press photo by Al Goldis -- Michigan State's Jeremy Langford breaks free past Michigan's Frank Clark (57) as Michigan State quarterback Connor Cook (18) watches during the first quarter of the No. 8 Spartans' 35-11 win Saturday afternoon in East Lansing, Mich.

EAST LANSING, Mich. — Jeremy Langford ran for 177 yards and three touchdowns for No. 8 Michigan State in a 35-11 win over Michigan on Saturday afternoon. The Spartans (7-1, 4-0 Big Ten) have won six of their past seven games against the Wolverines, only the second time Michigan State has accomplished that in a series that dates to… Continue reading →

No. 5 Auburn survives scare 42-35

South Carolina wide receiver Pharoh Cooper (11) catches a pass for a touchdown as Auburn defensive back Nick Ruffin closes in during the first half of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014, in Auburn, Ala. (AP Photo/Butch Dill)

AUBURN, Ala. — Nick Marshall ran for three touchdowns and passed for a score and No. 5 Auburn survived a 42-35 scare from South Carolina after Steve Spurrier made a succession of gambles pay off. The Tigers (6-1, 3-1 Southeastern Conference) finally stopped the onslaught of Spurrier, Dylan Thompson and fourth-down magic late in the game. Auburn burned off… Continue reading →

Top-ranked Bulldogs outlast Wildcats 45-31

Mississippi State quarterback Dak Prescott crosses the goal line for a touchdown during the second half of an NCAA college football game against Kentucky at Commonwealth Stadium in Lexington, Ky., Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014. Mississippi State won 45-31. (AP Photo/David Stephenson)

LEXINGTON, Ky. — Dak Prescott accounted for three touchdowns, Josh Robinson rushed for two TDs and top-ranked Mississippi State beat Kentucky 45-31 on Saturday. Playing for the first time atop the rankings, the Bulldogs (7-0, 4-0 Southeastern Conference) showed no rust coming off a bye. That was a good thing in a wild game that… Continue reading →

Today’s broadcast highlights

TV WORLD SERIES 7 p.m. -- Royals at Giants -- Fox NFL 8:30 a.m. -- Lions vs. Falcons -- Fox 10 a.m. -- Texans Countdown -- FSNO 11 a.m. -- Saints Game Plan -- CST Noon -- Vikings at Bucs -- Fox Noon -- Seahawks at Panthers -- CBS 3 p.m. -- Texans Wrap -- FSNO 3:25… Continue reading →

This Week in the NFL

St. Louis Rams running back Tre Mason, center is stopped for a 1-yard gain by a host of Seattle Seahawks during the second quarter of an NFL football game Sunday, Oct. 19, 2014, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Tom Gannam)

After a 3-3 start to the season, it’s probably a good bet not to count the defending Super Bowl champion Seattle Seahawks out of the playoffs The Seahawks looked like an unbeatable machine after knocking off the Green Bay Packers in the first game of the regular season. The Lombardi Trophy was theirs to… Continue reading →

An all-new approach for an all-new system as the College Football Playoff’s first standings near

Associated Press photo -- Mississippi State quarterback Dak Prescott

Remember the BCS? Remember some of the terms and people we came to know during its 16-year quest to determine the teams that would play for college football’s national championship? Quartile ranking. (For statistics majors only.) David Rothman. (Not to be confused with David Lee Rothman.) Peter Wolfe. (Not to be confused with Peter and the… Continue reading →

Roy Williams: A ‘very sad time’ at North Carolina amid academic scandal

Associated Press/News & Observer photo by ROBERT WILLETT -- North Carolina basketball coach Roy Williams reacts to questions regarding the release of a report on academic fraud at the university, following the team's exhibition game against Fayetteville State on Friday, Oct. 24, 2014, in Chapel Hill, N.C.

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. — North Carolina basketball coach Roy Williams said it’s a “very sad time” at the school after an investigation found widespread academic fraud and adds that his program “thought we were doing the right thing.” After his team’s exhibition victory Friday night, Williams spoke for the first time in response to… Continue reading →

Royals stifle Giants 3-2 to take 2-1 lead in the World Series

Kansas City Royals' Alex Gordon hits an RBI double during the sixth inning of Game 3 of baseball's World Series against the San Francisco Giants Friday, Oct. 24, 2014, in San Francisco. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

SAN FRANCISCO — Sparkling defense, a stingy bullpen and just enough timely hitting. That same winning formula of fundamental baseball put the Kansas City Royals on top in the World Series. Jeremy Guthrie outpitched fellow Series newcomer Tim Hudson, four Royals relievers combined on four hitless innings and Kansas City beat the San… Continue reading →

Fair Grounds makes changes to purses

The Fair Grounds has restored approximately $2.7 million in purses for the upcoming thoroughbred season and revised other projections upwards after being ordered to do so by the Louisiana Racing Commission on Tuesday. The revisions include upping the purse for the Louisiana Derby from $600,000 to $750,000 and the Louisiana Oaks from $300,000 to $400,000. The… Continue reading →

Jamie McMurray bests Chase drivers to win pole

Jamie McMurray celebrates after winning the pole with his son, Carter, after qualifying for Sunday's Sprint Cup Series auto race at Martinsville Speedway in Martinsville, Va., Friday, Oct. 24, 2014. (AP Photo/Steve Helber)

MARTINSVILLE, Va. — Jamie McMurray bumped all eight of NASCAR’s championship contenders with a surprising pole-winning run Friday at Martinsville Speedway. McMurray, who did not qualify this year for the Chase for the Sprint Cup title, set a qualifying record with a lap of 99.905 mph to nudge the six championship-eligible drivers who had advanced… Continue reading →

First-time coaches litter NBA landscape, including Quin Snyder

FILE - In this Oct. 16, 2014, file photo, Utah Jazz coach Quin Snyder, center left, talks to Gordon Hayward during the Jazz's preseason NBA basketball game against the Los Angeles Lakers in Anaheim, Calif. Snyder is one of nine new coaches this season, one of four--New Yorks Derek Fisher, Golden States Steve Kerr and Clevelands David Blatt are the others--to have a head-coaching job in the NBA for the first time. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong, File)

SALT LAKE CITY — Quin Snyder needed two hands to count all the places he’s called home of late. Austin, to Philadelphia, to Los Angeles, to Moscow, to Atlanta and now to Salt Lake City. That’s six stops in a span of about four years, meaning he and his wife are pretty good at… Continue reading →

Sports on the air for Saturday, October 25

Today’s broadcast highlights TV WORLD SERIES 7 p.m., Royals at Giants, Fox COLLEGE FOOTBALL 11 a.m., UAB at Arkansas, SEC 11 a.m., Texas at Kansas State, ESPN 11 a.m., Rutgers at Nebraska, ESPN2 11 a.m., Minnesota at Illinois, ESPNU 11 a.m., North Texas at Rice, FSNO 11… Continue reading →

Failures in oversight worsened North Carolina academic fraud

RALEIGH, N.C. — An alarming lack of institutional oversight at the University of North Carolina allowed an academic fraud scandal to run unchecked for nearly two decades and has the school reeling from the scandal’s fallout. The latest investigation found that university leaders, faculty members and staff missed or just ignored flags that could’ve… Continue reading →

Emmanuel Sanders, Peyton Manning carry Denver past San Diego

DENVER — Emmanuel Sanders waited six long weeks to join the list of players who have caught a touchdown pass from Peyton Manning. Now, he has four in less than a week. Manning and Sanders connected for a trio of touchdowns Thursday night in the Denver Broncos’ 35-21 victory over the San Diego Chargers.… Continue reading →

With Locker hurt, Mettenberger gets chance in start

Advocate staff photo by ELIOT KAMENITZ-- New Orleans Saints defensive end Cameron Jordan (94) chases Tennessee Titans quarterback Zach Mettenberger (7) in a NFL preseason football game between the New Orleans Saints and Tennessee Titans in the Superdome in  New Orleans, La. Friday, Aug. 15, 2014.

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — The Tennessee Titans have kicked their youth movement into high gear with rookie Zach Mettenberger starting at quarterback against the Houston Texans on Sunday. Jake Locker has missed three of the past four games with injuries, and coach Ken Whisenhunt said Thursday that the decision to go with Mettenberger was made Tuesday.… Continue reading →

Failures in oversight worsened academic fraud at North Carolina

Associated Press photo by GERRY BROOME -- Kenneth Wainstein, lead investigator into academic irregularities at the University of North Carolina, holds a copy of his findings following a special joint meeting of the University of North Carolina Board of Governors and the UNC-Chapel Hill Board of Trustees in Chapel Hill, N.C., Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014. The findings revealed academic fraud involving more than 3,100 students.

RALEIGH, N.C. — An alarming lack of institutional oversight at the University of North Carolina allowed an academic fraud scandal to run unchecked for nearly two decades and has the school reeling from the scandal’s fallout. The latest investigation found that university leaders, faculty members and staff missed or just ignored flags that could’ve stopped the problem years earlier.… Continue reading →

Search for new LHSAA executive director to begin immediately; Kenny Henderson out

Advocate file photo by ADAM LAU -- LHSAA Executive Director Kenny Henderson listens to a speaker during LHSAA's annual convention at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Baton Rouge on Friday, Jan. 25, 2013.

Kenny Henderson’s seven-year tenure as head of the Louisiana High School Athletic Association ended in about one minute. That’s how long it took Thursday for LHSAA President Vic Bonnaffee of Central Catholic to read a statement that brought an abrupt end to Henderson’s run as executive director of the state’s governing body for high school sports.… Continue reading →