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Sun Belt title game attendance record broken as Cajuns win championship

LAFAYETTE, La (KLFY) – The Ragin’ Cajuns earned the program’s first-ever outright Sun Belt title on Saturday. The conference crown was secured in front of a Sun Belt record 31,014 fans at Cajun Field. “It means the world to us coming back, all the super seniors, all the guys that came back,” senior quarterback Levi […] → Read More

Three coaches, one analyst join Napier at Florida

LAFAYETTE, La (KLFY) – Coach Napier said after the Sun Belt title game that he would bring a small group of coaches with him to Gainesville. That group includes running backs coach Jabbar Juluke, who also previously coached at LSU, strength and conditioning coach Mark Hocke, and offensive analyst Ryan O’Hara. Defensive coordinator Patrick Toney […] → Read More

Fellow UL coaches react to the Mike Desormeaux hire

LAFAYETTE, La (KLFY) – Few people are more connected to the Ragin’ Cajuns moreso than new head coach Mike Desormeaux. Just as the UL football team has risen to new heights over the last few years, so has the New Iberia native. From player to assistant coach to head coach, now Desormeaux’s will lead the […] → Read More

Cajuns to face Marshall in R+L Carriers New Orleans Bowl

LAFAYETTE, La (KLFY) – No. 16/17/23 Louisiana has accepted an invitation to the 2021 New Orleans Bowl on Saturday, Dec. 18, to take on Conference USA’s Marshall. Kickoff is slated for 8:15 p.m. CT and will be broadcast nationally on ESPN. The primetime matchup will be Louisiana’s first trip to New Orleans for the postseason […] → Read More

Billy Napier arrives in Gainesville

GAINESVILLE, Fl (KLFY) – The Billy Napier era of Florida Gators football officially began on Sunday. The former Ragin’ Cajuns head coach arrived in Gainesville with his family, and Napier was formally introduced as head coach. Napier signed a 7-year $51.8 million deal with the Gators. At a press conference Sunday afternoon, Napier vowed to […] → Read More

Billy Napier created lasting legacy at Louisiana

LAFAYETTE, La (KLFY) – Billy Napier is without a doubt the most successful UL head coach in program history. First-ever road win over a top-25 opponent. First-ever national ranking. Longest win streak in school history. First-ever outright Sun Belt title. But the big win was how he connected with people off the field – his […] → Read More

Michael Desormeaux hired as next UL football head coach

LAFAYETTE, La (KLFY) – Vice President for Intercollegiate Athletics Dr. Bryan Maggard has named Michael Desormeaux as the program’s 27th head coach, it was announced on Sunday afternoon. A record-setting quarterback for Louisiana from 2005-08, Desormeaux has been on the Ragin’ Cajuns’ staff for the last six seasons and served as the Co-Offensive Coordinator during the 2021 campaign when […] → Read More

Billy Napier era ends with 24-16 win over App State to claim SBC crown

LAFAYETTE, La (KLFY) – Billy Napier’s final game as head coach of the Ragin’ Cajuns could not have been scripted any better. Louisiana defeated App State 24-16 to go 9-0 in conference play, earning the 12th win of the season. The victory also earned the Cajuns their first-ever outright Sun Belt championship. After the game, […] → Read More

‘Dream come true’ as UL football celebrates first outright Sun Belt title

LAFAYETTE, La (KLFY) – Louisiana Football claimed its first outright Sun Belt Conference Championship in program history after securing a thrilling 24-16 victory over App State in front of a record crowd of 31,014 on Saturday afternoon. With the win, the Ragin’ Cajuns secured their 12th-straight victory, extending their record-breaking streak and bagging the most […] → Read More

BLOG: Cajuns win the Sunbelt Championship

LAFAYETTE, La. (KLFY) – University of Louisiana Ragin Cajuns defeated Appalachian State for the Sunbelt Championship. The Ragin Cajuns scored first with 9:55 left in the first quarter. Michael Jefferson caught a 27-year pass from Levi Lewis. Nate Snyder made the kick to put UL up 7-0. End of First UL Leading 7-0. Touchdown Ragin […] → Read More

1st and Ten: Class 3A St. Martinville vs. Union Parish

ST. MARTINVILLE, La (KLFY) – The No. 3 St. Martinville Tigers hosted the No. 7 Union Parish Farmers in the Class 3A semifinal. The Farmers have eliminated the Tigers the last two postseasons, so St. Martinville was looking to end the streak. Union Parish running back Trey Holley, who has offers from numerous Power Five […] → Read More

Cajuns set record with 49-point win over Xavier

LAFAYETTE, La (KLFY) – Powered by a suffocating defense and big offensive showings from Lanay Wheaton and Ty’Reona Doucet, Louisiana notched a record-breaking 76-27 rout over Xavier (La.) on Wednesday night. The 49-point win set the CAJUNDOME record for the largest margin of victory, which was previously set on Dec. 4, 2004, when the Ragin’ Cajuns defeated Savannah […] → Read More

SBC title game is familiar territory for experience-driven Cajuns

LAFAYETTE, La (KLFY) – Louisiana head coach Billy Napier is preparing his team for the conference championship game at Cajun Field on Saturday. The Cajuns are no strangers to these games as winners of the Sun Belt West the last four years. They played the title game two out of the last three years, with […] → Read More

‘Alignment’ is biggest reason Brian Kelly made move to LSU

BATON ROUGE, La (KLFY) – “Simply put, he checks every box,” LSU Athletics Director Scott Woodward says. “There was a lot of interest in this job from coaches with incredible pedigrees, but none of them held a candle to Brian Kelly.” Woodward landed a blockbuster hire with Brian Kelly, the leader among active FBS coaches […] → Read More

UL Athletics Director Bryan Maggard details what he’s looking for in next HC

LAFAYETTE, La – After four seasons in Lafayette, head coach Billy Napier is leaving the Ragin’ Cajuns to take the head coaching job at the University of Florida. Now UL Director of Athletics Dr. Bryan Maggard is tasked with replacing arguably the most successful head coach in program history. So what is he looking for […] → Read More

UL honors 19 Ragin’ Cajuns on Senior Day

LAFAYETTE, La (KLFY) – UL Football hosted ULM for Senior Day on Saturday. A win over the Warhawks was the perfect way to send the seniors out. Nineteen Ragin’ Cajuns were honored at UL’s last regular season home game. This year’s senior class led the team to a 38-12 record over the last four seasons. […] → Read More

Billy Napier releases statement thanking Cajun Nation

Soon after it was officially announced that Louisiana football head coach Billy Napier had been hired as Florida's next head coach, Napier released a statement expressing gratitude to Cajun Nation. → Read More

Napier on future: “No decision has been made yet”

LAFAYETTE, La – Sports Illustrated’s Ross Dellenger and Pat Forde reported on Saturday that Louisiana head coach Billy Napier was the leading candidate for the job at Florida. After the Ragin’ Cajuns win over ULM on Saturday night, Napier was asked about his future. “No decision’s been made yet,” Napier says. “We’re still certainly evaluating […] → Read More

Ragin’ Cajuns close out regular season with 21-16 win over Warhawks

LAFAYETTE, La – For the first time in program history, Louisiana Football secured a perfect record in Sun Belt Conference play after it defeated the ULM Warhawks, 21-16, on a dreary Saturday afternoon at Cajun Field. Now winners of 11-straight games, the Ragin’ Cajuns (11-1, 8-0 Sun Belt) improved to 8-0 in league play and […] → Read More

UL basketball comes up short against Jackson State, 75-70

LAFAYETTE, La – Louisiana Men’s Basketball battled back with a 21-7 run down the stretch, but were unable to overtake Jackson State, falling 75-70 on Sunday afternoon at the Cajundome. Kobe Julien bounced back after a short shooting slump with a team-high 15 points, five rebounds and two blocks. Junior forward Theo Akwuba scored in double figures for the second […] → Read More