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  • LSU building on recent gains during open week

    LSU building on recent gains during open week

    Updated: 5:00 PM 10/30/2014

    BATON ROUGE - A season that recently looked on the brink of spiraling out of control is again full of promise for LSU. Senior running back Kenny Hilliard says he never thought the season was in trouble because LSU doesn't have the type of players who give up. He says... (More)
  • LSU's Alleva to fans: I get it, but stay in your seats

    LSU's Alleva to fans: I get it, but stay in your seats

    Updated: 4:50 PM 10/28/2014

    BATON ROUGE- LSU is asking fans not to storm the field should the Tigers defeat Alabama in the next home game. LSU vice chancellor and director of athletics Joe Alleva said Tuesday, fans should celebrate in their seats and not on the field. Following Saturday's defeat of Ole Miss,... (More)
  • Field damaged during Saturday's rush

    Updated: 9:17 AM 10/28/2014

    BATON ROUGE - The Grounds crew at Tiger Stadium had to patch holes in the field Monday following the fan celebration that took place on it Saturday night. Dozens of holes were filled with plugs the size of dinner plates after fans dug up part of the field. ... (More)
  • LSU-Alabama set for primetime kickoff

    LSU-Alabama set for primetime kickoff

    Updated: 12:09 PM 10/27/2014

    BATON ROUGE - LSU and Alabama will meet in primetime, according to an announcement by the SEC on Monday. Kickoff time for the game in Tiger Stadium is set for 7 p.m. as the Tigers and the Crimson Tide will play in prime time under the bright lights for... (More)
  • Miles describes coaching through personal sorrow

    Updated: 9:15 AM 10/27/2014

    BATON ROUGE - Les Miles has faced many difficult opponents, but he fought through adversity of a much different, and much more personal kind on Friday night. Miles got the news that his 91 year-old mother Martha passed away Friday, the night before his Tigers were going to square... (More)
  • LSU upsets #3 Ole Miss 10-7

    LSU upsets #3 Ole Miss 10-7

    Updated: 11:59 PM 10/25/2014

    BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - Bo Wallace's pass was intercepted by Ronald Martin in the final seconds, and No. 3 Mississippi lost for the first time this season, 10-7 to 24th-ranked LSU on Saturday night. Ole Miss was lining up for a potential tying field goal from 42 yards, but... (More)
  • Beckham's star on the rise

    Beckham's star on the rise

    Updated: 1:56 PM 10/21/2014

    EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) - Life in the NFL is changing quickly for New York Giants receiver Odell Beckham Jr. The first-round draft pick has gone from a player who could not get on the field because of a hamstring injury, to an exciting young talent to Giants' No. 1... (More)
  • LSU's White earns weekly honor from LSWA

    LSU's White earns weekly honor from LSWA

    Updated: 1:54 PM 10/21/2014

    BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - Grambling State, Louisiana Tech and LSU all scored important conference victories on Saturday and players from those schools won this week's state player of the week honors from the Louisiana Sports Writers Association. Grambling quarterback Johnathan Williams had a big game against Arkansas-Pine Bluff to... (More)
  • LSU sprinter accused of rape

    LSU sprinter accused of rape

    Updated: 10:51 AM 10/21/2014

    BATON ROUGE - An All-American sprinter on LSU's track team has been arrested after a woman told investigators he allegedly raped her at an off-campus party. 20-year-old Nethaneel Joseph Mitchell-Blake was booked early Monday morning with forcible rape. Deputies say the 18-year-old woman told investigators that Mitchell-Blake allegedly raped her... (More)
  • Miles sees improvement with top 3 Ole Miss looming

    Miles sees improvement with top 3 Ole Miss looming

    Updated: 9:35 AM 10/21/2014

    BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - LSU coach Les Miles says the Tigers are demonstrating improvement in all phases and enjoying a recent resurgence that has lifted them back into the Top 25 as a visit from third-ranked Mississippi approaches. Miles says the Tigers' offensive line is blocking better in the... (More)