UL’s Smith named Sun Belt Special Teams Player of the Week

Press release from ragincajuns.com: Return specialist Chris Smith earned his second Sun Belt Special Teams Player of the Week honor of the season following an electrifying performance in Louisiana Football’s 24-20 victory at UAB, the league office announced on Monday morning. Smith is the first Ragin’ Cajun to win the honor twice in the same season since Daniel Cadona did so in 2014 and one of seven to do so … Continue reading UL’s Smith named Sun Belt Special Teams Player of the Week

UL volleyball collects another Sun Belt series sweep

Press release from ragincajuns.com: The Louisiana Ragin’ Cajuns Volleyball team moved to 11-0, taking sole possession of the second-best start in program history, following a 3-0 (25-20, 25-21, 25-19) win over ULM in the finale of a two-match Sun Belt Conference series at Fant-Ewing Coliseum. The 2020 edition of the Ragin’ Cajuns now trail only the record 13 consecutive wins posted by the 1990 squad for … Continue reading UL volleyball collects another Sun Belt series sweep

Mitchell’s OT game-winner leads No. 19 UL past Georgia State

Another week, another thrilling road win for the University of Louisiana at Lafayette Ragin’ Cajuns football squad. Visiting Georgia State in Atlanta, No. 19 UL erased an early 14-0 deficit to pull away with a 34-31 overtime victory thanks to a game-winning touchdown run from Elijah Mitchell on Saturday. The Cajuns (2-0) used a 240-yard, three touchdown performance from the ground game to stun the … Continue reading Mitchell’s OT game-winner leads No. 19 UL past Georgia State

17 Ragin’ Cajuns named to Athlon Sports’ preseason All-Conference team

Athlon Sports released its annual preseason All-Sun Belt Conference football squad, highlighted by 17 University of Louisiana at Lafayette players. The 17 includes five First Team selections and is tied with Appalachian State for the most selections in the conference. Running back Elijah Mitchell and offensive lineman Max Mitchell earned First Team selections on offense, while linebacker Joe Dillon, punter Rhys Byrnes and punt returner … Continue reading 17 Ragin’ Cajuns named to Athlon Sports’ preseason All-Conference team

Sun Belt Conference wipes out remainder of winter, spring sports seasons

Due to the COVID-19 outbreak across the globe, the Sun Belt Conference — along with the rest of the NCAA — announced the cancellation of the remainder of the winter and spring sports seasons. The conference made the announcement official via Twitter: Continue reading Sun Belt Conference wipes out remainder of winter, spring sports seasons