He replaces Tony Robichaux, who died July 3. Robichaux coached the Ragin’ Cajuns for 25 seasons. Deggs worked under Robichaux as an assistant coach from 2012 to 2014.
High school juniors and seniors from across Louisiana are invited to visit the University of Louisiana at Lafayette during Preview Day on Saturday, Nov. 12.
Students and their parents can learn more about the university; meet with current students and faculty, tour campus and residence halls, and more. Registration is from 8 - 9 a.m. in Angelle Hall on the corner of St. Mary Boulevard and McKinley Street.
Walking tours will be available to students who check-in by 8:30 a.m. Following registration, there will be a welcome; students will then attend the academic showcase according to their major of interest. They will learn more about the academic curriculum, meet faculty, and tour the academic departments.
Interest sessions will also be conducted covering admission standards and application processes, financial aid and scholarships, living on campus, and the Honors program. The formal program concludes at 4 p.m.
Preview Day is a free event and parents are invited to accompany their student. For more information or to RSVP, call (337) 482-1036 or (800) 752-6553 or email at email@example.com.