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  • Texas A&M DE Moore bypassing senior season for NFL

    December 31, 2012 10:57 AM

    DALLAS - Texas A&M leading tackler Damontre Moore says he went back and forth before deciding that the Cotton Bowl will be his last game for the Aggies. Moore says there were a lot of pros and cons about foregoing his senior season to enter the NFL draft. He said... more »
  • Tiger fans unhappy about Bowl Game announcement Play Video

    December 3, 2012 4:10 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Travel planners and LSU fans are calling this weekend's BCS announcement the "Cotton Bowl Curve ball." Many were anticipating LSU would play in the Cotton Bowl, and were surprised when the BCS announced LSU would play Clemson at the Chick Fil A Bowl on New Year's... more »
  • LSU fans hoping for the best bowl game Play Video

    November 23, 2012 4:51 PM

    BATON ROUGE- The LSU Tiger football season has been an emotional roller coaster ride for many Tiger fans. Talk of a return to the national championship quickly evaporated with the suspension of Tyrann Mathieu, an injury-plagued offensive line, an uninspired showing in Florida and the heartbreaking loss against Alabama.... more »
  • Tiger fans follow team to Cotton Bowl

    January 9, 2011 10:37 AM

    Tiger fans made themselves at home in Texas, some setting up tailgates the day before the Cotton Bowl. Most fans had two things on their minds, watching LSU play in Cowboys Stadium, but more importantly, seeing the Tigers beat the Aggies. Penny Elkins, an LSU football mom, traveled... more »
  • Jefferson leads Tigers to Cotton Bowl win

    January 7, 2011 11:57 PM

    ARLINGTON, Texas — With rumors swirling about LSU coach Les Miles' future, Jordan Jefferson threw three touchdown passes to Terrence Toliver and ran for a score to help the 11th-ranked Tigers rally for a 41-24 victory over No. 18 Texas A&M in the Cotton Bowl on Friday night. Miles... more »
  • Ridley glad to be reinstated for Cotton Bowl

    January 4, 2011 5:29 PM

    IRVING, Texas -- LSU leading rusher Stevan Ridley said Tuesday that his "innocence was maintained" now that the NCAA has cleared him to play in the Cotton Bowl. The running back's eligibility had been in doubt since coach Les Miles said Dec. 22 that Ridley could miss the Cotton... more »
  • It's official: Ridley cleared to play in Cotton Bowl

    January 3, 2011 6:53 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The NCAA has determined that Stevan Ridley did not violate its bylaws and he is eligible to play in the Tigers' Cotton Bowl appearance on Friday. "This is great news. We put our faith in the system and the NCAA made the right decision," said LSU... more »
  • Sources: Stevan Ridley eligible for Cotton Bowl

    January 3, 2011 5:40 PM

    ARLINGTON - LSU running back Stevan Ridley has been cleared to play by the NCAA just two weeks after being ruled ineligible for an academic infraction. LSU head coach Les Miles says there is no official announcement at this point but sources tell WBRZ that Ridley has in fact... more »
  • LSU arrives in Dallas for Cotton Bowl

    January 1, 2011 10:49 PM

    DALLAS - LSU's 11th-ranked football team made the quick one-hour flight from Baton Rouge to Dallas today as the Tigers arrived here at the Hilton Anatole just after 3 p.m. in what will serve as their home away from home for the week. LSU will face Texas A&M in... more »
  • Miles: Ridley may be out for Cotton Bowl

    December 22, 2010 10:59 AM

    BATON ROUGE - LSU head coach Les Miles told reporters this morning that running back Stevan Ridley may not be eligible to play in the Cotton Bowl on January 7. Miles said Ridley is dealing with an academic issue that may make him ineligble for the game. LSU is... more »
  • LSU sold out of Cotton Bowl tickets

    December 13, 2010 11:50 AM

    BATON ROUGE - LSU has sold out of its entire allotment of Cotton Bowl tickets before the public even had a chance at them. According to the LSU Ticket Office, the school had 12,500 tickets available and received more than 15,000 requests from season ticket holders and students. ... more »
  • Source tells WBRZ that LSU will play in Cotton Bowl

    December 5, 2010 5:32 PM

    An unnamed source has told WBRZ that the LSU Tigers are headed to the Cotton Bowl to play the Texas A&M Aggies. An official announcement will not come from the team until 7:30 tonight. This will mark the first time since 2002 that the Tigers have played in the... more »
  • Bowl guessing game continues

    November 9, 2009 9:00 AM

    ESPN analysts projected LSU to go to either the AT&T Cotton Bowl or the Capital One Bowl, after the Tigers 24-15 lost to Alabama on Saturday. As a result the of the loss, the Tigers remained at number nine in the Associated Press college football poll, but dropped to... more »

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