March 10, 2014 5:01 PM
BATON ROUGE - LSU Police said nobody was injured after a wreck Monday that caused an SUV to roll over onto its roof south of the Baton Rouge campus.
Capt. Cory Lalonde said the wreck happened at 11:15 a.m. when a car was pulling out onto Nicholson Extension and... more »
March 9, 2014 6:26 PM
BATON ROUGE - The LSU baseball team finally got its first series sweep of the young season, with a 7-3 win over Purdue Sunday afternoon.
The win brings the Tigers' record to 14-2, as they get ready for five games in the next six days.
"We struggled a... more »
March 8, 2014 11:07 PM
BATON ROUGE - The LSU baseball used a 3 run rally in the 7th inning to lift the Tigers to a win against Purdue on Saturday night.
The Boilermakers took a 2-0 lead in the 5th inning, but in the 7th, the Tigers re-took the lead as Andrew Stevenson... more »
March 8, 2014 7:00 PM
BATON ROUGE - LSU has opened spring football practice with some players at new positions and a couple of regulars sitting out while recovering from offseason surgeries. Senior defensive end Jermauria Rasco is recovering from shoulder procedures and junior safety Corey Thompson from knee surgery. Coach Les Miles said after... more »
March 8, 2014 6:29 PM
BATON ROUGE - Charles Mann had 22 points and 10 rebounds, and Georgia defeated LSU, 69-61, in the regular season finale for both teams on Saturday.
Kenny Gaines made six of seven 3-pointers he attempted and finished with 20 points for the Bulldogs (18-12, 12-6 Southeastern Conference), who'll be... more »
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 »
March 6, 2014 8:37 PM
BATON ROUGE - LSU fans say they welcome the idea of being able to enjoy a cold brew in Tiger Stadium.
The SEC is prepared to review the alcohol policy for any neutral site game or home game played off campus, according to a report.
LSU athletic director... more »
March 6, 2014 6:31 PM
BATON ROUGE- At least two runners who signed up for the Cosmic Run 5k race got a refund from organizers after the venue and date of the event was changed less than two weeks before the scheduled date.
On Tuesday, the Cosmic Run told runners that they would have... more »
March 5, 2014 5:04 PM
BATON ROUGE - LSU ordered the Cosmic Run 5K organizers to cease and desist their claims the unviversity canceled their event at the last minute, saying Cosmic Run never got permission for the run in the first place.
Organizers of the Cosmic Run originally said they planned for the... more »
March 4, 2014 11:50 PM
BATON ROUGE - The LSU women's basketball team is riding a 6-game losing streak, but as the team prepares for its SEC tournament opener on Thursday, the players maintain they can turn things around.
The Tigers will get another shot at Alabama after the Crimson Tide just beat LSU... more »
March 4, 2014 9:52 PM
BATON ROUGE - A pre-filed bill says hazardous haulers might need to find a new route through areas where there are large universities.
The bill, by Rep. Regina Barrow would prohibit the transport of hazardous materials within a five mile radius of a university. The bill says there are... more »
March 3, 2014 12:17 PM
BATON ROUGE - Colder temperatures caused officials to move up the LSU-Northwestern State baseball and softball games in Natchitoches today.
The softball game between the Tigers and Demons was moved up to 1 p.m., while the baseball game was moved up to 3:30 p.m.
LSU athletics officials said... more »
March 2, 2014 10:43 PM
TUSCALOOSA, AL - The LSU Women's basketball team lost its 6th straight game as they lost 78-60 at Alabama Sunday afternoon.
With the loss, the Tigers (7-9 in SEC) finished below .500 for the first time since 1995-'96.
LSU will be the #10 seed in the SEC tournament,... more »
March 2, 2014 10:21 PM
BATON ROUGE - The LSU baseball team built a 6-0 lead against Yale on Sunday, only to watch it disappear as the Bulldogs came back to win 8-7.
The trouble started in the 5th inning, as the Bulldogs scored four runs to close the gap to 6-4. Those runs... more »
March 1, 2014 9:18 PM
GAINESVILLE, Fl. - Dorian Finney-Smith scored 16 points, and top-ranked Florida used a season-high 13 3-pointers to overwhelm LSU 79-61 on Saturday and extend its school-record winning streak to 21 games. Casey Prather and Michael Frazier II added 14 points apiece for the Gators, who also won their 31st straight... more »
March 1, 2014 7:21 PM
BATON ROUGE - The LSU Tigers took to the field after embarrassing Yale Friday night, 19-0.
However, Saturday's win didn't come as easily as the night before.
Kyle Bouman(3-0) threw seven scoreless innings, the LSU bats found holes in the defense when they needed it, and the Tigers... more »
February 28, 2014 7:16 AM
BATON ROUGE - A star with LSU and a two-time Super Bowl champion with the New York Giants, Corey Webster kicked-off his foundation's new tour this week.
Webster and Kali Johnson stopped by 2une In Friday to talk about "Motivate, Inspire, Empower". It's part of Webster's "Suited for Success"... more »
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 »
February 26, 2014 10:44 PM
BATON ROUGE - The talk going into the SEC matchup Wednesday night was all about getting 'revenge' from a 83-73 Tiger loss in College Station two weeks earlier.
While the team and head coach Johnny Jones downplayed the notion of having retribution in the A&M-LSU matchup, the 68-49 Tigers... more »
February 26, 2014 2:02 PM
BATON ROUGE - The LSU Coaches Clinic, which featured Jack Harbaugh at last year's event, announced it will host another all-star cast of guest speakers in 2014.
Former NFL great and two-time Super Bowl champion Ray Lewis, New Orleans defensive coordinator Rob Ryan, quarterback guru George Whitfield, and Oakland... more »
February 24, 2014 10:59 PM
BATON ROUGE - When La'el Collins said he would return to play football for his senior year at LSU, the Tigers offensive lineman privately made a vow to give back to the charity that gave so much to him.
That's why last week, Collins visited with the BREC/Alaksa Street... more »
February 24, 2014 12:04 PM
SAN ANTONIO - The LSU football team has gotten a commitment from a 14 year old quarterback from a well known football family.
Eighth grader Zadock Dinkelman from San Antonio is the nephew of Ty and Koy Detmer. Ty Detmer won the 1990 Heisman trophy at BYU and Koy... more »
February 23, 2014 8:48 PM
BATON ROUGE - The LSU Tigers stayed perfect with a 4-1 win over Texas Southern Sunday night.
Freshman pitcher Jared Poche once again stepped up on the mound for LSU, throwing seven innings, allowing one earned run, and striking out seven batters en route to a win.
Another... more »
February 23, 2014 11:02 AM
BATON ROUGE - Due to weather in the area, Sunday's LSU vs. Texas Southern baseball game will be moved to 5pm,
The game was originally scheduled for 3pm as the final game of the "2014 LSU Baseball Tournament."
LSU groundskeepers say there is no "get-away" time for the... more »
February 22, 2014 11:12 PM
LEXINGTON, KY - Once again, the LSU basketball team had a chance to pick up a big win on the road. Once again, they fell short.
Anthony Hickey missed a potential game-winning shot as time expired in regulation, and Kentucky outlasted the Tigers in overtime 77-76.
Hickey, a... more »
February 22, 2014 11:10 PM
BATON ROUGE - The Tigers(6-0) stayed perfect on the season with a 15-1 shalacking of Toledo that included an eight-run fifth inning.
Jared Bouman, the junior transfer left hander, got credit for the win by only allowing one run on seven hits.
The Tiger offense was sparked by... more »
February 21, 2014 10:06 PM
BATON ROUGE - LSU baseball came just two hits away from throwing a combined no-hitter for the first time in school history Friday night, defeating Va Tech 9-0.
Aaron Nola led the way for the Tigers with eight strikeouts in seven scoreless innings to cruise through the Hokie lineup... more »
February 21, 2014 5:52 PM
BATON ROUGE- Police have charged an LSU student for reporting a fake attempted abduction at LSU Thursday night.
Leila Marlene Wolfe, 22, of Denham Springs, faces criminal mischief charges. She was issued a misdemeanor summons and was released.
The story Wolfe is accused of creating put the entire... more »
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 »
February 20, 2014 8:01 PM
BATON ROUGE- LSU Police are investigating an attempted abduction that happened just after 7p.m. in a parking lot near Patrick F. Taylor Hall.
Police said a woman was walking to her car in the parking lot when she spotted a man get out of a black van and approach... more »
February 19, 2014 11:31 PM
BATON ROUGE - Kramer Robertson is a name LSU fans are going to want to get to know early on in the 2014 baseball season.
However, there is more to his name; the former high school quarterback and point guard is also the son of legendary Baylor women's head... more »
February 18, 2014 9:08 PM
BATON ROUGE - A well known Mexican restaurant near LSU closed its doors on Sunday.
A statement on Serranos's website says the restaurant decided to end its run after 15 years of business.
In its place will be Barcadia Bar and Grill.
Barcadia already has one location... more »
February 18, 2014 8:30 PM
HAMMOND - The Southeastern Lions like their chances Wednesday with LSU coming to town for the first time since 2009.
In fact, they went on the road last week to take two of three games from Louisiana Tech last weekend.
They say their experience with left-handed pitchers in... more »
February 17, 2014 10:36 PM
BATON ROUGE - The LSU softball team split its doubleheader with Penn State on Monday, as the Tigers took game one 11-3, but fell 6-5 in game two.
The games were supposed to take place last weekend, but the Nittany Lions arrived a day late in Baton Rouge due... more »
February 17, 2014 4:49 PM
BATON ROUGE - State lawmakers say they'll do their best to funnel more money into higher education.
On Monday a handful of state legislators spoke to higher education leaders about what they plan to do to improve higher education this session. They expect to bring higher education to the... more »
February 17, 2014 12:39 PM
BATON ROUGE - Arborists continued work Monday to try and save a live oak tree at LSU that's splitting in two.
Crews removed several limbs from the tree, which is located behind the Greek Amphitheatre in an area commonly known as the "Enchanted Forest."
Arborists said the tree's... more »
February 16, 2014 9:36 PM
BATON ROUGE - The LSU Tigers improved to 3-0 with a perfect weekend, including Sunday's 6-0 win over Grambling State.
Freshman pitcher Jared Poche, the former Lutcher Bulldog, fired a scoreless six innings with three strikeouts in his first collegiate start.
Also getting his first start was second... more »
February 16, 2014 9:24 PM
BATON ROUGE - Tiffany Mitchell and Aleighsa Welch each scored 19 points to help No. 5 South Carolina stay on top of the SEC with a 73-57 win over 19th-ranked LSU on Sunday. The victory was the first for South Carolina (23-2, 11-1 SEC) in Baton Rouge since Jan. 15,... more »
February 15, 2014 10:09 PM
BATON ROUGE - The LSU Tigers jumped out to a 7-1 lead in the sixth inning, only to surrended three runs in the bottom half of the frame.
"We let them back in the game by walking some batters in the sixth," said head coach Paul Mainieri. "Then we... more »
February 15, 2014 9:53 PM
FAYETTEVILLE, Ar. - Ky Madden scored 21 points as Arkansas rallied in the second half for an 81-70 win over LSU in front of former President Bill Clinton on Saturday. Coty Clarke added 16 points for the Razorbacks (16-9, 5-7 Southeastern Conference), who honored the school's six Final Four teams... more »
February 14, 2014 9:10 PM
BATON ROUGE - Aaron Nola got the Tigers off to a great start, pitching six innings without allowing a run and only surrendering four hits.
Nola, however, did hit three batters in his first start.
The Tigers did post runs in the third and sixth innings to take... more »
February 14, 2014 2:39 PM
BATON ROUGE - The LSU Tigers will begin their 2014 campaign Friday night at Alex Box Stadium in front of a capacity crowd.
Early reports are that seats are sold out at The Box for LSU's first game against the University of New Orleans at 7pm.
"Obviously this... more »
February 12, 2014 10:31 PM
COLLEGE STATION, Tx. - Jamal Jones scored 19 points as Texas A&M earned its first victory over LSU as a fellow Southeastern Conference member after jetting past the Tigers 83-73 on Wednesday night. The Aggies (14-10, 5-6) dominated the Tigers in bench points (33-4) and points in the paint (36-26).... more »
February 12, 2014 9:50 PM
BATON ROUGE - Circle K gas stations in the LSU area have put up pictures of people managers accuse of stealing from the stores.
Pictures of the accused criminals have been plastered on front windows, creating a "wall of shame." A few of the photos show alleged criminals walking... more »
February 12, 2014 11:26 AM
BATON ROUGE - A whooping crane is recovering from surgery at the LSU School of Veterinary Medicine.
It's one of two endangered birds found shot Friday in Jefferson Davis Parish. The other whooping crane died.
The recovering male bird had surgery on Sunday morning after two fractures were... more »
February 9, 2014 11:59 PM
BATON ROUGE - The LSU gymnastics team posted the best road score in the country this season as the 3rd ranked Tigers toppled #2 Oklahoma on Sunday.
The Tigers won by a margin of 197.650-197.325, as Tiger gymnasts Jessie Jordan, Kaleigh Dickson and Rheagan Courville finished 1, 2, 3,... more »
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 »
February 9, 2014 12:19 AM
BATON ROUGE - The LSU softball team wrapped up day two of the Tiger Classic with a pair of wins, taking down Oklahoma State 1-0 in the early game and Murray State 10-2 on Saturday night.
Against the Sooners, the Tigers got a home run from Sandra Simmons in... more »
February 8, 2014 9:43 PM
BATON ROUGE - Johnny O'Bryant III had 19 points and 10 rebounds, Andre Stringer added 18 points and seven assists, and LSU snapped Auburn's three-game winning streak, 87-80 on Saturday. LSU (15-7, 6-4 southeastern Conference) had five players in double figures in all while improving to 11-2 at home. Anthony... more »
February 8, 2014 2:16 PM
BATON ROUGE - It's details, details, details that make a team ready for the start of a long season.
LSU is putting together those final details as they get ready for first pitch on Friday against the University of New Orleans.
One of the keys to getting ready... more »
February 6, 2014 9:55 PM
BATON ROUGE - Theresa Plaisance scored 20 points and Jeanne Kenney added 19 to lead No. 16 LSU past Missouri 75-58 Thursday night. Lianna Doty found Kayla McDowell for a layup with 15:57 to play, pulling Missouri within six, 46-40. LSU (18-5, 7-3 SEC) responded with a 14-0 run which... more »
February 6, 2014 9:36 PM
ATHENS, Ga. - Nemanja Djurisic scored 17 points and Georgia never trailed while snapping a three-game losing streak with its 91-78 win over Louisiana State on Thursday night. Charles Mann had 16 points and Marcus Thornton had 15 points and 10 rebounds for Georgia (11-10, 5-4 Southeastern Conference). LSU's Johnny... more »
February 6, 2014 11:19 AM
BATON ROUGE - LSU Police are looking for an armed robbery suspect after an incident Wednesday night.
The victim says a man approached him with a handgun and took his wallet and phone. The robbery took place near Aster St. just north of the West Campus Apartments.
The... more »
February 5, 2014 11:33 PM
BATON ROUGE- LSU has told students canceled classes due to winter storms in January will be made-up on Saturdays.
It allows "other dates in the semester to stay as planned, such as Spring Break, final exams, graduation and Spring Intersession," the school wrote in a memo Wednesday.
On... more »
February 5, 2014 9:42 AM
BATON ROUGE - LSU capped an impressive National Signing Day by finishing with the second-ranked recruiting class in the nation, including top prospects in several key positions.
Besides landing the top-ranked high school recruit in the nation, St. Augustine running back Leonard Fournette, the Tigers also scored an offensive... more »
February 4, 2014 10:45 AM
BATON ROUGE - Johnny O'Bryant from LSU and Southeastern Louisiana's Nanna Pool have been named the LSWA Men's and Women's basketball Players of the Week by the Louisiana Sports Writers Association. O'Bryant becomes the second LSU men's basketball player to receive the honor this season, joining Jarell Martin who was... more »
February 3, 2014 11:07 PM
BATON ROUGE - For all the accolades Alex Bregman earned in 2013, the LSU Shortstop said has been motivated by one of his few mistakes from last year.
Then a freshman, Bregman botched a ground ball in the 8th inning of a College World Series game against UCLA, allowing... more »
February 3, 2014 2:26 PM
BATON ROUGE- The one-time leader of the LSU public hospital system is heading to Dallas, to become chief executive officer of a public county hospital. Fred Cerise says he accepted the job leading Dallas' Parkland Memorial Hospital. Cerise headed LSU's charity hospital system, with 10 hospitals and related clinics, before... more »
February 3, 2014 12:08 PM
BATON ROUGE - The SEC has honored LSU forwards Johnny O'Bryant III and Jordan Mickey after the Tiger basketball team's wins over Kentucky and Arkansas.
O'Bryant earned SEC Player of the Week honors and Mickey was named SEC Freshman of the Week for the third time this season.
... more »
February 2, 2014 1:52 PM
LEXINGTON, Ky. - Bria Goss scored 11 points, including two clutch free throws with 10.8 seconds remaining, to lift No. 13 Kentucky to a 63-56 win over 14th-ranked LSU Sunday at Memorial Coliseum. The Wildcats (17-5, 5-4 Southeastern Conference) rebounded from Thursday's 58-56 setback at Georgia and ended the Lady... more »
February 1, 2014 9:44 PM
BATON ROUGE - Jordan Mickey had 22 points, 11 rebounds and six blocks, and LSU led throughout in an 88-74 victory over Arkansas on Saturday night. Johnny O'Bryant III had 23 points and nine rebounds for the Tigers (14-6, 5-3 Southeastern Conference), who've now led wire-to-wire in two straight games,... more »
January 29, 2014 7:16 PM
BATON ROUGE - LSU is ranked No. 2 in the 2014 USA Today Coaches Preseason Poll released Wednesday. Cal State Fullerton is No. 1 in the poll, followed by LSU, Oregon State, Mississippi State, Florida State, Virginia, Oregon, Vanderbilt, North Carolina State and UCLA.
The preseason ranking is LSU's... more »
January 28, 2014 1:57 PM
BATON ROUGE - As of noon CT on Tuesday, plans for the Southeastern Conference men's basketball game between LSU and Kentucky are still moving forward for the game to be played as scheduled at 8 p.m.
The nationally-televised contest on ESPN will be played at the Pete Maravich Assembly... more »
January 27, 2014 4:44 PM
BATON ROUGE - The LSU Athletics Department announced Monday afternoon that as of 4:30 p.m., the plans for the Southeastern Conference men's basketball game between LSU and Kentucky are still moving forward for the game to be played as scheduled on Tuesday night at 8 p.m.
The nationally-televised contest... more »
January 26, 2014 11:39 PM
BATON ROUGE - LSU offensive coordinator Cam Cameron said on Sunday that he's not interested in the NFL and will remain with the Tigers.
The comment, as relayed by LSU spokesman Michael Bonnette, came on the heels of a report from the Cleveland Plain Dealer that the Cleveland Browns... more »
January 26, 2014 11:12 PM
BATON ROUGE - More than 1000 LSU baseball fans turned out at the Crowne Plaza Hotel for the annual 1st Pitch Banquet on Sunday night.
The baseball fundraiser included an autograph session with the team as well as a silent auction.
Former Tigers All-American Ben McDonald was the... more »
January 26, 2014 3:41 PM
OXFORD, MISS. (AP) - Theresa Plaisance scored 23 points and grabbed 10 rebounds as No. 15 LSU held Mississippi without a point over the final three-and-a-half minutes of the game to secure a 66-56 win on Sunday. Diara Moore's two free throws with 3:44 left to play cut the LSU... more »
January 25, 2014 11:34 PM
BATON ROUGE - With inclimate weather on Friday, the LSU baseball team started practice a day late, but head coach Paul Mainieri said the Tigers were excited and ready on Saturday as they began the 2014 season.
The Tigers held a full batting practice and then had a 6-inning... more »
January 25, 2014 11:23 PM
BATON ROUGE - The LSU gymnastics team was at its best when it needed it, scoring a 49.525 on the floor to rally to beat Auburn on the last event 197.175- 196.850.
Auburn held a lead after the first three rotations, but the Tigers got a 9.875 or better... more »
January 25, 2014 11:01 PM
TUSCALOOSA, AL - The LSU men's basketball team rallied from 19 points down to take the lead against Alabama, but faltered late as they lost 82-80 Saturday night.
The Tigers have now lost 9 straight times in Tuscaloosa, although this was possibly the Tigers best chance to win during... more »
January 24, 2014 11:35 AM
BATON ROUGE - LSU closed their campus today and canceled many events taking part around the university.
The LSU gymnastics meet scheduled for 7 p.m. CT against Auburn has been rescheduled to Saturday at 1 p.m. at the Maravich Center. The LSU ticket office is also closed, as is... more »
January 23, 2014 10:25 PM
BATON ROUGE- People who would like to apply to have their homes renovated by LSU students have one more week to register for the program called Geaux Big Baton Rouge.
As many as 2,500 LSU students, staff and faculty are expected to volunteer for the event. Projects range from... more »
January 21, 2014 8:20 PM
BATON ROUGE - The LSU Tigers kept their momentum going from the Vanderbilt win, downing Missouri 77-71 Tuesday night at the Pete Maravich Center.
Shavon Coleman led all LSU scores with 19 points, while Johnny O'Bryant III added 16 in the winning effort.
Freshman Jordan Mickey also registered... more »
January 21, 2014 4:09 PM
As reported last week, Jeff Grimes has been officially named the LSU Offensive Line Coach. Below is the release from the LSU Athletics Department:
BATON ROUGE - Jeff Grimes, who served as offensive line coach at Auburn when the Tigers won the 2010 national title, has been named offensive... more »
January 20, 2014 8:13 PM
BATON ROUGE - The LSU offense got off to a hot start and didn't look back against Vanderbilt Saturday afternoon.
Much of the credit for that can go straight to the big man down low: Johnny O'Bryant III.
"Johnny once he gets going is hard to stop," said... more »
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 »
January 19, 2014 1:46 PM
NEW YORK - A record 98 underclassmen, including Johnny Manziel and Jadeveon Clowney, have made themselves eligible for the NFL draft in May. The league released the list of early entrants Sunday, and says the number has risen six straight seasons. The deadline for underclassmen to apply was Jan. 15.... more »
January 18, 2014 9:48 PM
BATON ROUGE - A dominating performance both on offense and defensively helped the LSU Tigers to a strong Southeastern Conference win, 81-58, over the Vanderbilt Commodores Saturday night at the Pete Maravich Assembly Center.
The win upped LSU's record to 11-5 and 2-2 in the SEC, while Vanderbilt dropped... more »
January 18, 2014 3:53 PM
BATON ROUGE - The LSU-University of New Orleans baseball game on Saturday, February 15, originally scheduled to be played at UNO's Maestri Field, has been moved to Zephyr Field in Metairie, La. First pitch will be at 2 p.m. CST.
The teams will meet in the 2014 season opener... more »