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Millsaps hosting 40 University of New Orleans athletes seeking refuge from Isaac

With Tropical Storm Isaac barreling down on the Louisiana gulf Coast and forecasters projecting that New Orleans will bear the brunt of Isaac’s effects when it makes landfall early Wednesday morning as a hurricane, UNO is evacuating 40 athletes to Millsaps University in Jackson.

The athletes will be joined by several Privateer coaches, UNO police officers, and representatives from the university housing, as well as members of the student body who reside in Pontchartrain Hall, NOLA.com, the website of The Times-Picayune reported Monday.. Click here for the story.

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