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What's in a college's name? A lot

...wrote a column about Louisiana-Lafayette's athletic successes and was...not to refer to the school as "Lafayette.""What do you want me to call...Schools located in Monroe and Lafayette chose to make the change.So Northeast...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-10-20/whats-colleges-name-lot
Top 25 roundup: Oregon bounces back with win over UCLA

...who are probably out of the national title race after back-to-back defeats. NO. 8 MICHIGAN ST. 45, PURDUE 31In West Lafayette, Ind., Connor Cook threw three touchdown passes, Nick Hill ran for two scores, and Darien Harris had a late interception...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-10-11/top-25-roundup-oregon-bou
Georgia Southern overcomes slow start to beat New Mexico State

...Appalachian State on Sept. 25. LOUISIANA-LAFAYETTE 34, GEORGIA STATE 31In Lafayette, La., Terrance Broadway threw a 21-yard...Robinson with 3:34 left to give Louisiana-Lafayette (2-3, 1-0 Sun Belt) a win over Georgia...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-10-05/georgia-southern-overcome
Small college roundup: Mercer edged by Furman in Southern Conference debut

...touchdown passes. LOUISIANA TECH 48, LOUISIANA-LAFAYETTE 20In Lafayette, La., Kenneth Dixon ran for a 99-yard touchdown...Tech (1-1) never trailed in routing Louisiana-Lafayette (1-1). COASTAL CAROLINA 31, NORTH CAROLINA...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-09-06/small-college-roundup-mer
Test your knowledge of Augusta history; perfect study guide is online

...the Civil War ... then joined the Confederate Army as a general?A. Joe WheelerB. James LongstreetC. David TwiggsD. Lafayette McLaws 3. What famous general with an Augusta connection beat a man in the street over a newspaper disagreement?A. Joe...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-09-27/test-your-knowledge-augusta-h
Woman accused of killing Ga. mom to steal her newborn

...found dead by police.Goins, 37, of Hixson, Tenn., had been "living a ruse" that she was pregnant, and killed the Lafayette, Ga., woman to get her baby, Sisk said in the statement.Investigators believe Goins wanted the victim's infant to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-09-25/woman-accused-killing-
Georgia Southern rolls on the road

...a voting of league coaches in the preseason.Georgia Southern, which won't play either preseason favorite Louisiana-Lafayette or No. 2 Arkansas State, was picked to finish eighth in the 11-team conference.But no one counted on the contributions...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-09-20/georgia-southern-rolls-ro
Eagles eager to begin play in Sun Belt

...The Eagles won't play either league favorite Louisiana Lafayette or No. 2 Arkansas State this season so, if the preseason...touchdown or less. They overpowered league champion Louisiana Lafayette 30-8.This season, South Alabama defeated Kent State 23-13...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-09-16/eagles-eager-begin-play-s
Blake Sims-led Tide toll to victory

...the fourth quarter. NO. 14 MISSISSIPPI 56, LOUISIANA-LAFAYETTE 15In Oxford, Miss., Bo Wallace threw for 316 yards and...Vince Sanders, to lead Mississippi (3-0) over Louisiana-Lafayette (1-2).Wallace completed 23 of 28 passes for an offense...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-09-13/blake-sims-led-tide-toll-
Georgia Southern to play historic game

...it's a big deal for us. There's a lot of football to be play."The Eagles will not play preseason favorite Louisiana Lafayette or No. 2 Arkansas State.Georgia Southern joined the Sun Belt after a long run as one of the top teams in the 63-scholarship...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-09-19/georgia-southern-play-his