Category: sports

Fair Grounds’ bid to offer sports betting sails through City Planning Commission, but not everyone is onboard

By Katherine Hart, Gentilly Messenger The Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots’ plans for sports wagering received the unanimous approval of the City Planning Commission at its meeting this week. While the Fair Grounds has facilitated betting on horse races...

Dillard men outlast Xavier in annual matchup

The 25th ranked Dillard Bleu Devils men’s basketball team defeated cross-town, conference rivals Xavier Gold Nuggets 81-70 during the 11th annual Bleu Devil Classic. See a video from the men’s Bleu Devil Classic matchup between Dillard and Xavier here. The...