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  • LSU holds Gymnastics 101 Play Video

    December 17, 2014 11:30 PM

    BATON ROUGE - In front of a supportive crowd of 1,308 fans inside the Maravich Center, the preseason third-ranked LSU gymnastics team posted a 196.950 at Gymnastics 101 to close out fall practice Wednesday night. Several Tigers performed well in the showcase event, led by Jessie Jordan's team-leading... more »
  • LSU women's basketball gets first win of the season

    November 15, 2014 7:04 PM

    BATON ROUGE - After a disappointing loss Friday at the PMAC, the lady tigers bounced back to get their first win of the season against Sam Houston State 71-45. LSU was led by Jenna Deemer with 16 points and Raigyne Moncrief with 12. The lady tigers outscored Sam Houston... more »
  • LSU women's basketball suspends Ballard indefinitely

    November 5, 2014 4:53 PM

    BATON ROUGE - LSU women's basketball coach Nikki Caldwell says junior guard Danielle Ballard has been suspended indefinitely from game competition. Caldwell, in a statement Wednesday, said Ballard's suspension occurred after she allegedly violated team rules. Further details were not provided, but the university says Ballard, of Memphis, Tennessee, will... more »
  • LSU Lady Tigers add transfer Alexis Hyder

    July 8, 2014 1:44 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The LSU Lady Tigers have added North Texas transfer Alexis Hyder to their squad. LSU coach Nikki Caldwell, who announced the addition of Hyder on Tuesday, says the 5-foot-11 forward will sit out next season and will be eligible to play as a junior in the 2015-16... more »
  • LSU upsets WVU in NCAA 2nd round, 76-67

    March 26, 2014 1:38 AM

    Danielle Ballard had 22 points and 15 rebounds, and seventh-seeded LSU overcame a late seven-point deficit, as well as foul trouble, to upset No. 2 seed West Virgina 76-67 in the second round of the NCAA tournament on Tuesday night. Playing the last 12 minutes with four fouls, Shanece McKiney... more »
  • LSU's Moncrief hurts knee

    March 23, 2014 1:25 PM

    BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - LSU guard Raigyne Moncrief has an apparent left knee injury that has forced her from the Lady Tigers' first-round NCAA tournament game against Georgia Tech on Sunday. Moncrief's knee appeared to buckle, and she crumbled to the floor, as she drove into the paint with... more »
  • Tennessee stops LSU's run in SEC Quarterfinals

    March 7, 2014 9:11 PM

    DULUTH, Ga. - Isabelle Harrison scored 21 points, Meighan Simmons and Bashaara Graves each added 14 and No. 6 Tennessee used an overpowering late run to beat LSU 77-65 in the quarterfinals of the Southeastern Conference tournament on Friday night. The second-seeded Lady Vols (25-5) have won five straight and... more »
  • Doyle girls hoops gets ready for final four Play Video

    March 3, 2014 10:02 PM

    LIVINGSTON - The Doyle girls basketball team might be young, but they're experienced enough to recognize the golden opportunity in front of them as the team has reached the LHSAA final four for the first time in 17 years. The Lady Tigers have a record of 26-6 this season,... more »
  • Lady Tigers fall on senior night

    February 27, 2014 9:48 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The LSU Lady Tigers fell Thursday night to the Tennessee Lady Vols, __-__. LSU dug themselves a hole in the first half, with a 42-21 halftime score. Seniors Theresa Plaisance, Shanece McKinney, and Jeanne Kenney all celebrated senior night with festivities before the game. ... more »
  • Georgia women hang on to beat No. 19 LSU 71-67

    February 21, 2014 7:49 AM

    ATHENS, Ga. - Erika Ford had 20 points on Thursday night as Georgia jumped to a big lead early and repelled a late challenge to defeat the No. 19 LSU women 71-67. Shacobia Barbee made two free throws to put Georgia (18-8, 6-7 SEC) up by four with 14 seconds... more »
  • #19 Texas A&M edges #16 LSU 72-67

    February 9, 2014 4:55 PM

    COLLEGE STATION, Tx. - Courtney Walker scored 22 points, going 10 of 20 from the field and making a critical layup in the game's final minute as No. 19 Texas A&M edged No. 16 LSU 72-67 on Sunday. With Texas A&M (18-6, 8-2 SEC) leading by a point, Walker made... more »
  • Lady Tigers fall at Vanderbilt, 79-70

    January 19, 2014 2:49 PM

    NASHVILLE - The Lady Tigers saw their two-game win streak come to a hault as they fell to #24 Vanderbilt 79-70 Sunday afternoon. The ladies now fall to 3-2 in SEC play. Danielle Ballard led LSU with 23 points and seven rebounds in the losing effort. Raigyne... more »
  • Caldwell Enjoying Lady Tigers' Added Depth

    January 14, 2014 2:33 PM

    BATON ROUGE - After making a Sweet 16 run last year with only seven players available, at times, the Lady Tiger basketball team is relieved to see reliable depth finally back on the bench in 2014. ""This year having the depth is amazing," said senior forward Theresa Plaisance. "I... more »
  • #16 Lady Tigers pull off 80-77 upset over #5 Tennessee

    January 2, 2014 8:27 PM

    KNOXVILLE, Tn. - The LSU Lady Tigers pulled off the 80-77 upset win over fifth-ranked Tennessee Thursday night. The game was the SEC opener for both schools. The win is the first for the program over the Lady Vols under former Tennessee player, and now LSU women's head... more »
  • #12 LSU women fall at NC State, 89-79

    December 20, 2013 8:11 PM

    RALEIGH, NC - The LSU women(9-2) had their seven-game win streak snapped Friday night, with a 89-79 loss at North Carolina State. The game was their final contest before a ten-day break for the holidays. Theresa Plaisance led all Lady Tiger scores with 18 points and also added... more »
  • LSU's Moncrief gets SEC freshman nod

    December 2, 2013 10:38 AM

    BATON ROUGE - The Southeastern Conference named LSU's Raigyne Moncrief as their Freshman of the Week after she helped lead LSU to the Barclays Invitational championship this weekend. Moncrief, a native of Fort Lauderdale, Fla., combined for 40 points, 12 rebounds and 11 steals in wins over Rutgers and... more »
  • Ballard lifts No. 15 LSU over Michigan 64-62

    December 1, 2013 10:43 AM

    BROOKLYN, N.Y. (AP) - Danielle Ballard scored the go-ahead basket as No. 15 LSU beat Michigan 64-62 in the championship of the Barclays Invitational in Brooklyn on Saturday night. The game was tied at 62 when Ballard grabbed a rebound from her own miss and put it back for the... more »
  • No. 15 LSU women beat Rutgers 69-65

    November 29, 2013 2:26 PM

    NEW YORK - Freshman Raigyne Moncrief scored a season-high 27 points and Theresa Plaisance added 16 to lead No. 15 LSU to a 69-65 win over Rutgers on Friday in the Women's Invitational at Barclays Center. LSU (5-1) was missing DaShawn Harden and Danielle Ballard, who were suspended for a... more »
  • LSU balance, defense too much for Hampton

    November 20, 2013 10:14 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Senior forward Theresa Plaisance recorded a double-double with 14 points and 12 rebounds as the 15th-ranked LSU women's basketball team bounced back from its first loss of the season with an impressive 73-54 win over previously unbeaten Hampton on Wednesday night in the Maravich Center. The... more »
  • LSU hosts Tennessee Temple in free exhibition

    October 30, 2013 9:02 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Fans get their first look at the 2013-14 LSU women's basketball team Wednesday as the No. 17 Lady Tigers host Tennessee Temple in a free exhibition game in the PMAC. Tip-off is at 7 p.m. LSU went 3-1 in an exhibition tour of Spain in August.... more »
  • Elite Eight berth on the line for LSU women

    March 29, 2013 9:08 PM

    SPOKANE, Wa. - Confidence is at an all-time high for the No. 6 seed LSU women's basketball team as the Lady Tigers seek to continue their magical ride through the 2013 NCAA Tournament against No. 2 seed and sixth-ranked California (30-3) in the NCAA Spokane Regional Semifinal at approximately 10:32... more »
  • LSU Lady Tigers advance to Sweet 16 with 71-66 win over Penn State

    March 26, 2013 11:07 PM

    A shorthanded LSU Lady Tiger basketball team fought long odds, a short bench and a tough opponent on Tuesday night at the Maravich Center, but still managed to find a way to win. Led by senior guard Adrienne Webb with a career high 29 points, the LSU Lady Tigers... more »
  • LSU Lady Tigers 6th seed in NCAA tournament

    March 18, 2013 6:23 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The LSU Lady Tigers basketball team learned they were selected as the 6th seed in the Spokane region today for the NCAA women's tournament. LSU (20-11, 10-6 SEC) will host the 11th-seeded Green Bay Phoenix (29-2) this weekend in Baton Rouge. LSU will also host the... more »
  • LSU women advance to SEC second round with 65-62 win

    March 7, 2013 9:38 PM

    DULUTH, GA - The LSU women advance to the second round of the SEC basketball tournament with a 65-62 win over Auburn Thursday night. Adrienne Webb led the Lady Tigers with 18 points, Theresa Plaisance chipped in 15 points and 14 rebounds. LSU held an 18-point lead with 11... more »
  • LSU women prevail at snow-delayed Missouri

    February 22, 2013 3:18 PM

    After Thursday's game was postponed due to a snow storm in the midwest, the LSU women prevailed against Missouri in overtime, 78-74. LSU made 10 of its 12 free throws in overtime, and Theresa Plaisance led the Lady Tigers with 21 points to claim the SEC road win. The... more »
  • LSU women's hoops road game at Missouri postponed

    February 21, 2013 4:15 PM

    COLUMBIA, MO - Due to a massive snow storm that's ravaged the midwest, the LSU women's game at Missouri has been postponed. This report comes from LSU Associate Sports Information Director Bill Martin, who traveled with the team to Columbia, Mo. The game will be played 1pm Friday, and... more »
  • LSU women fall to #12 Tennessee

    February 7, 2013 10:18 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The LSU Lady Tigers fell to #12 Tennessee 64-62 in the Maravich Center Thursday night. Theresa Plaisance led the way for LSU with 20 points, 9 rebounds and 5 blocks.Biance Lutley also pitched in 13 points and 5 assists. The Lady Tigers fall to 13-10... more »
  • LSU Lady Tigers' season ends after loss to Penn State

    March 21, 2012 8:30 AM

    The LSU Lady Tigers' season came to a close Tuesday night as fourth-seeded Penn State moved on to the third round of the women's NCAA tournament with a 90-80 victory over the fifth seeded home town Tigers. First year coach Nikki Caldwell got 39 bench points including 15 from... more »
  • Lady Tigers winning streak

    February 16, 2012 8:53 AM

    Nikki Caldwell is hoping her LSU Lady Tigers can extend their win streak to four games when the team visits Arkansas tonight. The last time these two teams met, Arkansas handed LSU its worst loss of the season, a 72-52 stomping in Baton Rouge. The Razorbacks are winners of eight... more »
  • Lady Tigers earn 400th win at PMAC

    February 10, 2012 9:12 AM

    BATON ROUGE- All-America candidate LaSondra Barrett scored a game-high 17 points -- including LSU's last 10 points of the game -- to lift the Lady Tiger basketball team to its 400th all-time Maravich Center victory by a score of 53-49 over Mississippi State on Thursday night. LSU (16-8, 6-5 SEC)... more »
  • Lady Tigers advance in SEC tourney

    March 3, 2011 4:50 PM

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - LaSondra Barrett scored 14 points as seventh-seeded LSU beat 10th-seeded Alabama 60-36 on Thursday in the first round of the Southeastern Conference tournament. The Lady Tigers (19-12) will face No. 16 Kentucky in the quarterfinals on Friday. Kentucky won the regular-season meeting of the teams 49-47... more »
  • Lady Tigers fall to Arkansas 42-40

    February 20, 2011 4:55 PM

    FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. -- Arkansas rallied from a four-point deficit in the final five minutes and LSU freshman Jeanne Kenney's potential game-winning three-point attempt in the final second missed off the back iron as the Lady Tigers fell to the Razorbacks, 42-40, on Sunday afternoon in Bud Walton Arena. The... more »
  • Lady Tigers holds off No. 20 Georgia

    January 30, 2011 8:36 PM

    BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - Defense is always a constant for Georgia and LSU. Katherine Graham had 14 points and Adrienne Webb added 11 and LSU held off No. 20 Georgia 47-41 on Sunday. Jasmine Hassell led Georgia with 16 points. The loss dropped Georgia (16-5, 6-2 SEC) into a... more »
  • Lady Tigers fall to Razorbacks

    January 27, 2011 10:10 PM

    Baton Rouge, La. – Arkansas went more than nine minutes without a field goal in the second half but pulled out a 53-45 win at LSU Thursday. The Razorback (16-4, 4-4 SEC) win is the first at LSU since 1996 and stops a 16-game losing streak to the Tigers.... more »
  • Vols take down Lady Tigers

    January 2, 2011 4:04 PM

    BATON ROUGE, La. -- Kelley Cain and Glory Johnson scored 19 points each to lead No. 5 Tennessee to a 73-65 victory over LSU on Sunday in the Southeastern Conference opener for both teams. Kamiko Williams added 13 points for the Lady Vols (13-2). LaSandra Barrett scored 15... more »
  • Lady Tiger hoops team visits local hospital

    September 13, 2010 7:46 PM

    Members of the LSU women's basketball team made a difference in the lives of several children in the Baton Rouge community over the weekend as the Lady Tigers visited patients at the Our Lady of the Lake Children's Hospital. The team went room to room, greeting all of the patients,... more »
  • Lady Tigers earn number 12 national seed

    May 18, 2010 7:57 AM

    The LSU softball team has earned the Number 12 national seed in the 2010 NCAA Championships. LSU will host the Baton Rouge Regional running from Friday to Sunday at Tiger Park. It promises to be a tough regional, with Louisiana-Lafayette, McNeese State and Texas A&M coming to town. more »
  • LSU's Hightower named player of the week

    December 8, 2009 8:18 AM

    LSU's Allison Hightower was named Louisiana Women's Basketball Player of the Week by the Louisiana Sports Writers Association for her performance in the Lady Tigers' 77-74 win over Louisiana Tech in Ruston. Hightower scored a career-high 32 points, the most by an LSU player since 2006 and the fourth... more »
  • Lady Tigers hold off Louisiana Tech

    December 2, 2009 7:30 AM

    Allison Hightower scored 32 points to help No. 7 LSU hold off Louisiana Tech 77-74 Tuesday in Ruston. LSU is 6-0 on the season, and the Lady Tigers have now won 31 straight over other Louisiana schools. Up next for LSU-New Orleans on Dec.13. more »
  • Lady Tigers move up in national poll

    November 17, 2009 10:34 AM

    The LSU women's basketball team moved up two spots to No. 7 in the latest Associated Press Top 25 Poll, following a 92-19 win over Centenary in its season opener. The top three teams in this week's poll remained the same with Connecticut in first place, followed by Stanford... more »
  • LSU Lady Tigers rout Loyola in exhibition game

    November 11, 2009 9:08 AM

    The ninth-ranked LSU Lady Tigers used an 18-point team high performance from senior guard Allison Hightower to rout Loyola of New Orleans 78-43 Tuesday night at the Maravich Assembly Center. The contest was the Lady Tigers' only exhibition game of the season. They officially open the 2009-2010 season against... more »
  • Lady Tigers enter season highest ranked SEC team

    November 9, 2009 9:29 AM

    LSU's Lady Tigers enter the 2009-10 season as the highest ranked team in the Southeastern Conference at No. 9 in the polls. The Lady Tigers tip off the season Tuesday at 7 p.m. against Loyola of New Orleans at the Pete Maravich Assembly Center. Coach Van Chancellor said... more »
  • Sue Gunter Classic coming to LSU

    September 25, 2009 10:49 AM

    The LSU Women's Basketball program announced it will honor the late Sue Gunter, the winningest head coach in Lady Tigers history, with a tournament December 15-16 at the Pete Maravich Assembly Center. The inaugural Sue Gunter Classic will feature LSU, Louisiana-Lafayette, North Carolina A&T and Houston Baptist. In... more »

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