Barnes (knee) announced Feb. 6 via his personal Twitter account that he'll earn his undergraduate degree from Louisiana this spring and play his final season of college eligibility elsewhere in 2019 as a graduate transfer.
Nunez completed 10 of 21 pass attempts for 85 yards and two interceptions and rushed four times for 18 yards and one touchdown in Saturday's Sun Belt Conference Football Championship loss to Appalachian State.
Head coach Bill Napier said Friday that Ragas (calf) has been fully operational at practice and he will be "ready to go" for Saturday's tilt against South Alabama, Tim Buckley of The Daily Advertiser reports.
Head coach Billy Napier said Monday that Malone (knee) will have his non-contact jersey taken off in the coming week and is expected to play during Saturday's scrimmage, Tim Buckley of The Daily Advertiser reports.
Head coach Billy Napier said that Mitchell (foot) is expected to play in Saturday's scrimmage and will have his non-contact jersey taken off "at some point this week," Tim Buckley of The Daily Advertiser reports.
Jacquet was moved from wide receiver to cornerback during spring camp and is projected to serve as a starter in Louisiana-Lafayette's defensive backfield during his junior campaign, Tim Buckley of the Lafayette Daily Advertiser reports.
Coach Billy Napier indicated that Aucoin is still "recovering" from a knee injury, but expects him to compete for playing time with Alex Allen and Chris Turner behind Mat Barnes and Johnny Lumpkin, the Lafeyette Daily Advertiser reports. "I think he's a guy who has more work to do there," Napier said of Aucoin. "We've got to rehabilitate his knee, getting him stronger. But certainly we're happy with his attitude, his work ethic. He doesn't bust a lot. Knows his stuff."
Malone will participate in a "modified" portion of camp practices early on as he recovers from a knee injury suffered early in spring practice, the Lafayette Daily Advertiser reports.">Lafayette Daily Advertiser reports. However, he's not expected to miss any regular-season action because of the injury.