Louisiana-Lafayette Rumors & News

  • Ragin’ Cajuns forward Jay Hedgeman suspended for the rest of the season

    The Advocate "The Louisiana-Lafayette men’s basketball team announced Monday that junior forward Jay Hedgeman has been suspended for the rest of the season for conduct detrimental to the team. A spokesman said the team would not offer further comment on the nature of the suspension. Coach Bob Marlin said..." February 23

  • BYU Frank Bartley IV transfers to Louisiana-Lafayette

    Salt Lake Tribune "The second of two players who left the BYU basketball program after the 2014-15 season has found a home. Sophomore guard Frank Bartley IV announced on his Instagram account on Tuesday that he will join the University of Louisiana at Lafayette Ragin' Cajuns, and coach Bob Marlin made the news..." June 15

  • Cajuns hope Long will return vs. Jackson State

    101 Great Goals "After a long stretch away from home, and a long stint with its much-ballyhooed big man being not-quite right, the UL basketball team is back at the Cajundome on Wednesday night hoping Shawn Long will return for the ride in familiar form. The pro prospect did not play in UL’s last two games, a..." December 03

  • Judge rules against NCAA in revolutionary O'Bannon case

    ESPN "In a landmark decision, a federal judge ruled Friday that the NCAA is in violation of the nation's antitrust laws by restricting the compensation that major college football and men's basketball student-athletes can receive for use of their names, images and likenesses. U.S. District Court..." August 08

  • UL guard Kevin Brown transfers to UNO

    The Advertiser "After averaging 5.5 points per game on a team that reached the NCAA tournament in 2013-14, Louisiana guard Kevin Brown has reportedly decided to transfer to New Orleans according to a report Monday by Joshua Parrott of Basketball Times. As a result of his having graduated from Louisiana, Brown..." July 24

  • Elfrid Payton off to NBA draft

    ESPN "Louisiana-Lafayette junior point guard Elfrid Payton is heading to the NBA. Multiple sources told ESPN that the 6-foot-3 floor leader, who could be taken late in the first round of the NBA draft, will make an official announcement on Monday afternoon. Payton developed from a lightly..." April 21

  • Creighton Advances with 76-66 Win over Louisiana-Lafayette

    GoCreighton.com "Doug McDermott scored in bunches and Ethan Wragge delivered the critical 3-pointers. Together they kept Creighton marching on, right back where they'd promised they'd be. McDermott scored 30 points and Wragge made three huge momentum-changing shots in the second half, sending No. 3 seed..." March 21

  • UL-Lafayette coach Bob Marlin has been on the NCAA tournament stage before

    New Orleans Times-Picayune "When it comes to NCAA tournament experience, Creighton is well ahead of the University of Louisiana-Lafayette. The 16th-ranked Bluejays, seeded third in the West Regional, are dancing for the third straight year and have four senior starters. The 14th-seeded Ragin' Cajuns, who will meet..." March 20

  • Defending Creighton's Doug McDermott will be tough for UL-Lafayette

    New Orleans Times-Picayune "University of Louisiana-Lafayette coach Bob Marlin was in on the ground floor of Creighton sharpshooter Doug McDermott. In November of 2010, Marlin took his Ragin' Cajuns on the road to Creighton to face the Bluejays and McDermott, then just a freshman with no name recognition in his only his..." March 20

  • UL-Lafayette rallies for 82-81 overtime victory in Sun Belt championship

    New Orleans Times-Picayune "Georgia State guard Ryan Harrow missed an off-balance jumper in the lane with five seconds left in overtime and the University of Louisiana-Lafayette held on for an 82-81 victory in the championship game of the Sun Belt Tournament on Sunday afternoon at UNO's Lakefront Arena. The victory sends the..." March 17

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