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Senior guard Roscoe Eastmond looks for a lane to drive into versus Northwestern State Demons. (Jan. 22 - Hammond)

Lions dominate UIW to win third straight game

Troy Allen, Staff Reporter February 8, 2024

After beating the hottest team in the country, the Southeastern Lions (10-13, 5-5 SLC) overpowered the University of Incarnate Word Cardinals (7-15, 2-7 SLC) 76-64 to win their third straight game on Monday...

Sophomore SLU forward Dylan Canoville rises for monster fastbreak slam dunk following a steal in the Lions dramatic victory over McNeese at the Pride Roofing University Center. (Feb. 3, 2024 - Hammond)

Lions corral Cowboys, put an end to nation’s longest winning streak

Chase Gispert, Sports Editor February 7, 2024

Southeastern men’s basketball (10-13, 5-5 SLC) stunned Southland leaders McNeese 77-74 on Saturday evening (Feb. 3) at the Pride Roofing University Center. The Cowboys entered Hammond, America with...

SLU sophomore running back Rodeo Graham Jr. (No. 8) celebrates with redshirt sophomore wide receiver Dashun Hugley (No. 80) following one of his three touchdowns against McNeese at Strawberry Stadium. (Nov. 4, 2023 - Hammond)

Lions roar to double-digit victory over McNeese to nab first win at the ‘Berry

Troy Allen, Staff Reporter November 10, 2023

The Southeastern Lions (2-7, 2-3 SLC) beat the McNeese Cowboys (0-8, 1-4 SLC) 38-24 on Saturday evening at Strawberry Stadium.  Junior quarterback Zachary Clement went for a career-high 114 rushing...

SLU sophomore midfielder Maggie Denison takes on defender during Pink Out victory over HCU, 2-1 at Strawberry Stadium. (Oct. 13, 2023 - Hammond)

Lady Lions lassoed by Cowgirls, fall in SLC tourney

Chase Gispert, Sports Editor November 3, 2023

SLU soccer fell to McNeese on Wednesday, Nov. 1, 1-1 (4-3 on penalties) in Corpus Christi, Texas, during the first round of the Southland Conference Tournament.  Southeastern (6-10-2, 4-5-1 SLC) entered...

Graduate midfielder Mya Guillory taking a swing at the ball as she attempts to help out her fellow Lions in their 2-1 win over HCU at Strawberry Stadium on Friday night. (Oct. 13, 2023 - Hammond)

Friday the 13 doesn’t give SLU soccer any trouble against HCU

Chloe Williams, Editor-in-Chief October 15, 2023

Despite it being Friday, Oct. 13, the women’s soccer team had no bad luck while beating Houston Christian University, 2-1 at Strawberry Stadium. Donning pink in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month,...

Junior left fielder KaLyn Watsons two run homer in the bottom of the sixth inning propelled SLU to a 4-3 victory in Game Two of Tuesdays doubleheader against McNeese at North Oak Park. (April 26, 2023 - Hammond)

Lady Lions make history in series win over McNeese

Troy Allen, Staff Reporter April 28, 2023

In the Southland season series, the Lady Lions defeated the No. 1 SLC-ranked McNeese Cowgirls 2-1. The Green and Gold made Southeastern history by winning a school record 41 wins, breaking last year’s...

Senior catcher Bryce Grizzaffi in the batters box during Fridays game one contest vs. McNeese at Pat Kenelly Diamond at Alumni Field. (April 14, 2023 - Hammond)

Cowboys edge Lions in extra innings for series triumph

Chase Gispert, Sports Editor April 18, 2023

Southeastern baseball dropped to 18-18 (4-8 SLC) this weekend after losing its home series against McNeese.  The Cowboys got their revenge on the Lions following last year’s Green and Gold triumph...

The Lady Lions looking confident after their dominant victory against McNeese at the University Center on Saturday (Feb. 25, 2023). Pictured from left to right: Taylor Bell (#5), Daija Harvey (#15), Alexius Horne (#31), Dijone Flowers (#24) and Jen Pierre (#1).

Lady Lions pull away from Cowgirls on Senior Night

Austin O'Brien, Co Editor-in-Chief March 1, 2023

The Southeastern Lady Lions defeated the McNeese State Cowgirls on the court Saturday with a final score of 67-50.  The Lady Lions now have an overall record of 18-9 with just one more game before...

SLU players celebrate on the court after advancing to the Southland Conference Tournament Championship game. The team beat HCU in the semifinals on Saturday 3-1 (25-22, 27-29, 25-22, 25-21). (Nov. 19, 2022)

Southeastern volleyball takes down #3 McNeese to reach first-ever Southland Conference Championship

Troy Allen, Staff Reporter November 20, 2022

The Southeastern Lady Lions beat McNeese 3-1 to advance to the finals of the Southland Conference Tournament. SLU was led by junior outside hitter Kailin Newsome, who had 23 kill shots. Following her was...

The SLU Lions baseball team celebrate their special victory over the McNeese Cowboys.

Lions down Cowboys to capture Southland Conference Tournament title

David Zieske, Staff Reporter June 1, 2022

The SLU Lions have won the Southland Conference baseball tournament championship for the second time in school history since 2014, winning the series 2-1 over the McNeese State Cowboys on May 26-28. The...

McNeese States defense leaves senior forward Jalyn Hinton unguarded, allowing him to score 18 points during the Feb. 10 home game.

Lions rally in the second half to beat McNeese Cowboys

David Zieske, Staff Reporter February 11, 2022

Southeastern’s Lions secured a conference win over the McNeese State Cowboys with an offensive show after being down by six at halftime in the University Center on Feb. 10.  With a final score of...

Sophomore guard Hailey Giaratano attempts to take a shot after a steal in the Feb. 11 game against McNeese in the University Center.

Seven-point comeback in the fourth quarter leads to Lady Lion victory

David Zieske, Staff Reporter February 11, 2022

The Lady Lions got their second win over the McNeese Cowgirls in at the University Center on Feb. 10 with a final score of 78-68. SLU gained another conference win, further pushing their record to 8-0...

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