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  • LSU Gymnastics advances to NCAA 'Super Six' Round

    April 18, 2014 5:25 PM

    BIRMINGHAM, Al. - The LSU Gymnastics Team didn't score, but didn't need, one of their higher scores to advance after the first day of NCAA competition Friday afternoon. The Tigers scored a 197.100, behind Oklahoma and Georgia(two teams they have already beaten this year), to advance to the NCAA... more »
  • LSU's busy week continues with visit to St. Jude Hospital Play Video

    April 16, 2014 9:22 PM

    MEMPHIS, TN - The LSU baseball team continued a busy week as they visited the St. Jude children's research hospital in Memphis as they spend spring break on the road. The Tigers got off to a good start to their week with a 13-5 win over Southern Mississippi on... more »
  • Backup QB Flynn back with Packers

    April 16, 2014 2:16 PM

    GREEN BAY, Wi. - The Packers have reached a deal to bring back backup quarterback Matt Flynn, who stabilized the position after starter Aaron Rodgers went down with a collarbone injury last season. Flynn's agent, Bill Johnson, confirmed the two sides had agreed to terms. Details were not announced. Flynn... more »
  • ULL tops baseball poll, LSU in at no.14

    April 15, 2014 3:16 PM

    TUCSON, Ariz. - The Collegiate Baseball poll with records through April 13. Voting is done by coaches, sports writers and sports information directors: RecordPtsPrv 1. Louisiana-Lafayette 34-4 494 1 2. Virginia 30-6 492 3 3. Cal Poly 30-5 489 6 4. Texas 29-8 488 7 5. Oregon State 27-7 485 5 6. Washington 24-7-1 483 8 7. Florida State 27-8 480 2 8. Alabama 24-11 478 9 9. Louisville 27-8 475 11 10. Oregon 27-10 473 12 11. Miami 25-12 471 20 12.... more »
  • Clock strikes 3 for LSU softball, helps Tigers beat Georgia

    April 13, 2014 6:38 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The LSU softball team scored 7 runs in the 6th inning, and a drop-dead curfew helped the Tigers hold off Georgia 13-11 on Sunday afternoon. The bizzare finish was set up before the game by the Bulldogs, who said they would have to stop playing at... more »
  • LSU baseball falls to Arkansas in weekend finale

    April 13, 2014 6:29 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The Arkansas Razorbacks started with a grand slam in the 1st inning and never looked back as they beat LSU 10-4 on Sunday afternoon. In the process, the Razorbacks (22-15, 7-8) also ended a seven-game winning streak for LSU (27-9-1, 8-6-1). The Tigers only managed... more »
  • LSU softball ties Georgia series with 8th inning walk-off

    April 12, 2014 10:48 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Just two innings away from losing another weekend series, the LSU softball team executed a dramatic comeback with four runs in the 6th inning and a walk-off hit in the bottom of the 8th against the Georgia Bulldogs on Saturday. Jacee Blades delivered the game-winning shot... more »
  • Laird's walk-off lifts Tigers to series win vs. Arkansas

    April 12, 2014 5:59 PM

    BATON ROUGE - LSU outfielder Mark Laird claimed his first walk-off hit in his college career, lifting the Tigers to a 5-4 win over Arkansas on Saturday afternoon. The score was tied at 4 in the bottom of the ninth, and with two runners on base, Laird sliced a... more »
  • LSU AgCenter working to poison feral hogs Play Video

    April 11, 2014 4:51 PM

    BATON ROUGE - With hogs running wild across the state, the LSU Agricultural Center is experimenting with a salt-based poison to decrease the feral hog population. Feral hogs cause $1.5 billion of damage each year across the southeastern United States according to the AgCenter, which also estimates around 500,000... more »
  • Maurepas' own leading LSU at the plate Play Video

    April 11, 2014 4:22 PM

    MAUREPAS - The LSU Tigers are still finding their swing at the plate this season, but catcher Kade Scivicque is helping with that process - leading the team in batting average, hits, and home runs. What is so special about the junior college transfer? He's the first man... more »
  • All-clear given after LSU alert sent out

    April 11, 2014 11:00 AM

    BATON ROUGE - LSU Police sent out a campus-wide alert Friday alerting students to a suspicious package at the West Campus Apartments, then gave the all-clear a short time later. According to officials, a construction crew left a piece of equipment that alarmed residents. This is the second... more »
  • Attempted armed robbery on LSU's campus

    April 10, 2014 9:09 PM

    BATON ROUGE - LSU police are investigating an attempted armed robbery that happened on campus. LSU officials sent out an emergency text to the campus community. According to the text, the attempted robbery happened at the corner of Alaska St. And Aster St. Investigators said the subject was... more »
  • Two injured in LSU lab accident

    April 10, 2014 3:16 PM

    BATON ROUGE - A university spokesperson said a man and a woman were injured at LSU's dairy school after a lab accident Thursday afternoon. EMS took the woman to the hospital for treatment after the incident at the LSU Dairy Science Building. According to the school she had significant... more »
  • Some LSU campus McDonald's fraud refunds online

    April 10, 2014 6:58 AM

    BATON ROUGE - State Treasurer John Kennedy says 3,900 former Louisiana State University students can get refunds online for money lost to employee fraud at a McDonald's on campus. He says LSU asked his department to help return the money to alumni and former students. Campus police said in March... more »
  • Teens busted for bomb scare at LSU

    April 9, 2014 8:52 PM

    BATON ROUGE - LSU Police have arrested two teenagers that cops say are responsible for causing a bomb scare on the university's campus. Investigators arrested 19-year-old Roy Chavalitlekakha and 17-year-old Justin Brocato and booked them into the East Baton Rouge Parish Prison. Both teenagers face charges of Communicating of... more »
  • Heart walk heads to Baton Rouge Play Video

    April 9, 2014 4:57 PM

    BATON ROUGE - One of the largest walks in the Baton Rouge area will be hitting LSU in a couple of weekends. The Capital Area Heart Walk is coming to the area on April 26 at LSU's Old Front Nine. Head of The Capital Area Heart Walk Terrie Sterling... more »
  • LSU players perform for NFL scouts Play Video

    April 9, 2014 12:44 PM

    BATON ROUGE - LSU football players hoping to get drafted are putting their skills on display for NFL scouts today. Seventeen players from LSU's 2013 football team will take part, including top prospects QB Zach Mettenburger, WRs Jarvis Landry and Odell Beckham Jr., RB Jeremy Hill and offensive guard... more »
  • Boxes of coffee, not bombs force scare at LSU

    April 7, 2014 11:13 PM

    BATON ROUGE- Containers of coffee were exploded by the bomb squad after they were deemed suspicious and shutdown a section of the LSU campus Monday. The boxes were found outside Thomas Boyd Hall near the Memorial Tower just before 4 p.m. Not long after, the building was evacuated and... more »
  • Hoko's home away from home Play Video

    April 7, 2014 11:13 PM

    GONZALES - With his family hailing from the Pacific island nation of Tonga, LSU guard Hoko Fanaika has come a long way, both literally and figuratively, to arrive in South Louisiana with the Tigers. Luckily, Hoko quickly made friends in the small, but close-knit Polynesian community in the area.... more »
  • Suspicious packages force evacuation at LSU

    April 7, 2014 4:02 PM

    BATON ROUGE- A building on the LSU campus was evacuated Monday and the Baton Rouge Police bomb squad unit was called to assist campus police investigate a series of suspicious packages. The boxes are similar to a shoeshine kit and were found outside Thomas Boyd Hall near the Memorial... more »
  • LSU softball can't complete sweep of Vols, fall 9-0 in series finale

    April 6, 2014 11:24 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The LSU softball team gave up 2 runs in the first inning and never recovered in their series finale against #2 Tennessee, falling 9-0 after winning the first two games. Tigers starting pitcher Ashley Czechner was pulled after she gave up a third run in the... more »
  • A&M receiver arrested in disorderly conduct charge

    April 6, 2014 6:10 PM

    COLLEGE STATION, Texas - Texas A&M redshirt freshman receiver Ricky Seals-Jones is free on bond after his arrest for what police said was a challenge to another man to fight. KBTX-TV (http://bit.ly/1fYKDNE) of Bryan-College Station reports the incident happened about 2:30 a.m. Sunday at a bar in the Northgate District... more »
  • LSU romps Mississippi State, 17-4

    April 6, 2014 6:02 PM

    BATON ROUGE - LSU had their best offensive outing of the season, Kyle Bouman gave a solid start, and the Tigers completed the weekend sweep of the Mississippi State Bulldogs with a 17-4 win Sunday afternoon. The bats accounted for 17 runs on 20 hits for the day, including... more »
  • Harris accounts for 4 TDs in LSU football spring game Play Video

    April 6, 2014 12:25 AM

    BATON ROUGE - True freshman Brandon Harris threw three touchdown passes and ran for a fourth in LSU's spring football game on Saturday, completing the Tigers spring season in style. Fellow quarterback Anthony Jennings had a tougher day at the office, throwing two interceptions that were returned for touchdowns,... more »
  • Program-best score lifts LSU gymnastics to regional championship

    April 6, 2014 12:05 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Looking to make a statement after a disappointing SEC championship finish, the LSU gymnastics team posted its best score in program history as the Tigers won the NCAA regional championship on Saturday. LSU scored a 198.325 - more than a full point ahead of second place... more »
  • Program-best score lifts LSU gymnastics to regional championship

    April 6, 2014 12:05 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Looking to make a statement after a disappointing SEC championship finish, the LSU gymnastics team posted its best score in program history as the Tigers won the NCAA regional championship on Saturday. LSU scored a 198.325 - more than a full point ahead of second place... more »
  • Program-best score lifts LSU gymnastics to regional championship

    April 6, 2014 12:05 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Looking to make a statement after a disappointing SEC championship finish, the LSU gymnastics team posted its best score in program history as the Tigers won the NCAA regional championship on Saturday. LSU scored a 198.325 - more than a full point ahead of second place... more »
  • LSU baseball gets series win vs. Mississippi State with 2-1 win

    April 5, 2014 11:52 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The LSU baseball team got another strong outing from freshman pitcher Jared Poche' and the Tigers won a heated game 2-1 on Saturday that clinched a series win over Mississippi State. Poche' struck out 6 in 6 innings and the Tigers scored 2 in the bottom... more »
  • LSU softball takes series win over #2 Tennessee

    April 5, 2014 11:14 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The LSU softball team picked up its first SEC series win in style with an 8-4 win over #2 Tennessee on Saturday. The Tigers (22-15, 4-7 SEC) started things off with an Allison Falcon RBI single in the 2nd inning, followed by a Jacee Blades RBI... more »
  • DD Breaux Mic'd Up Play Video

    April 4, 2014 11:25 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Under the direction of veteran gymnastics coach DD Breaux, the LSU gymnastics team will compete in the Baton Rouge regional this weekend against five other teams. Their fearless leader has a fun side to her, even when she's competing at a meet. Sports 2's Brian... more »
  • LSU blanks Mississippi State, 3-0

    April 4, 2014 10:46 PM

    BATON ROUGE - As is the case almost every Friday night, it was the Aaron Nola show at Alex Box Stadium. The junior right hander struck out 10 Bulldog batters and only allowed two total hits en route to eight scoreless innings. Joe Broussard closed out the ninth... more »
  • LSU baseball ends losing streak with win over McNeese State Play Video

    April 2, 2014 10:49 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The LSU bats came alive and Alex Bregman broke out of a personal hitting slump as the Tigers ended a four game losing streak with a 10-3 win against McNeese State Wednesday night. Bregman smashed a 3-run home run in the 6th inning, giving the Tigers... more »
  • LSU Softball smashes UL-Monroe 14-1

    April 1, 2014 11:36 PM

    MONROE - The LSU softball team took out some recent frustrations on UL Monroe Tuesday night as the Tigers beat the Warhawks 14-1. Two days after being swept out of Alabama, six different Tiger players knocked in at least one run, and Kailey McCasland led the way with four... more »
  • Mainieri to give Fraley more playing time, at-bats

    April 1, 2014 7:14 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Jake Fraley has made the most of his limited at-bats with the LSU baseball team: now head coach Paul Mainieri is ready to see what his freshman outfielder does with a full workload. Fraley will be in the lineup Wednesday night against McNeese State and most... more »
  • LSU's O'Bryant leaving for NBA Play Video

    April 1, 2014 2:58 PM

    BATON ROUGE- LSU basketball post player Johnny O'Bryant III says he will bypass his senior season and make himself eligible for the NBA draft. O'Bryant, who has been projected as a late first-round or second-round draft pick, led LSU in scoring this season, averaging a career-high 15.4 points to go... more »
  • BRAF describes plans to save Baton Rouge lakes Play Video

    April 1, 2014 6:40 AM

    BATON ROUGE - The LSU Lakes are reverting to their original swampy state, but the Baton Rouge Area Foundation is trying to save them. The Army Corps of Engineers did a study in 2008 that showed sediment is filling LSU and City Park lakes. "The fear is that... more »
  • Mainieri returns slumping Bregman to original spot in lineup, expresses confidence in All-American shortstop

    March 31, 2014 11:08 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Alex Bregman continues to struggle, but LSU baseball head coach Paul Mainieri says he still has confidence in his All-American shortstop. The Tigers (20-8-1, 3-5-1) are in the midst of their first 4 game losing streak since 2011 and much of that stems from a dearth... more »
  • LSU gymnastics looks to regroup at NCAA regionals Play Video

    March 31, 2014 2:41 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The LSU women's gymnastics team has had over a week to process the disappointment of not winning an SEC championship: now they're ready to reload for NCAA regionals this weekend in Baton Rouge. Tigers head coach DD Breaux said the team didn't lose motivation, but they... more »
  • LSU football announces future games with UCLA, Arizona St.

    March 31, 2014 2:37 PM

    BATON ROUGE- LSU has announced their football team will have upcoming series with UCLA and Arizona State. The Tigers will face UCLA at the Rose Bowl in Pasadena, California on September 4, 2021. The Bruins will make a return to trip to Tiger Stadium on August 31, 2024. ... more »
  • Loupe shoots final day 75 at Texas Open to finish T4

    March 30, 2014 10:54 PM

    SAN ANTONIO - Baton Rouge native Andrew Loupe didn't finish the Valero Texas Open with his strongest round of the weekend, but he did finish with his first top 10 and top 5 performance of his young career. The former Episcopal and LSU standout shot a +3 (75) in... more »
  • LSU baseball swept away by Gators

    March 30, 2014 8:39 PM

    GAINESVILLE, FL - The Florida Gators finished off a 3 game sweep of #4 LSU baseball on Sunday, handing the Tigers their first SEC sweep since 2011. The Gators won 11-7, coming back after the Tigers took an early lead in the game. LSU (20-8-1, 3-5-1) used 6... more »
  • LSU womens hoops prepares for Louisville, Sweet 16 Play Video

    March 29, 2014 11:09 PM

    LOUISVILLE, KY - Down two injured players and standing as the lowest remaining seed in the NCAA tournament, the LSU Tigers enter their Sweet 16 matchup against Louisville as a decided underdog. Add in the fact that LSU already lost to the Cardinals 88-67 earlier this season, and it... more »
  • Doubleheader turns into double trouble for LSU baseball at Florida

    March 29, 2014 9:24 PM

    GAINESVILLE, FL - The LSU Tigers went to Gainsville looking to reignite a spark on their baseball team; instead, they fell further behind in the SEC standings, dropping a pair of games to the Florida Gators on Saturday. Florida took game 1 of the series 2-1 with a walk-off... more »
  • LSU Baseball DH pushed back to 3pm

    March 29, 2014 10:44 AM

    GAINESVILLE, Fl. - The doubleheader between LSU and Florida has been pushed back to 4 pm eastern (3 pm central) due to weather, according to the Florida Gators website. The teams are scheduled to play two nine-inning contests today at McKethan Stadium. The second game will begin approximately... more »
  • Loupe looms near top of Texas Open leaderboard

    March 28, 2014 9:49 PM

    SAN ANTONIO - Former LSU standout Andrew Loupe fired a 70 on day 2 of the Valero Texas Open, and remains in the hunt for a championship just one shot behind the leader. Loupe shot a 67 in a first round effort that spanned two days. He then returned... more »
  • LSU-Florida baseball postponed; teams will double-dip Saturday

    March 28, 2014 6:49 PM

    GAINESVILLE, FL - With a steady downpour of rain expected throughout the night, the LSU and Florida baseball teams decided to postpone Friday's scheduled game and set up a doubleheader for Saturday instead. Game 1 will now start at noon on Saturday, while the second game will follow shortly... more »
  • Ray Lewis fires up local high school coaches

    March 28, 2014 5:55 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Former Baltimore Ravens linebacker Ray Lewis took to the stage, and chance, to speak to both high school coaches and (later on) the LSU football team. The 13-time Pro Bowler talked more about how he wanted to be remembered off the field than x's and o's.... more »
  • Lady Tigers arrive in Louisville for Sweet 16 showdown

    March 28, 2014 4:16 PM

    LOUISVILLE, Ky. - The LSU Lady Tigers arrived at Spalding University Friday afternoon for their first practice in the Bluegrass State. LSU will take on the hosting third-seeded Louisville Lady Cardinals 1:30pm CT on Sunday at the KFC Yum! Center. The game will be televised on ESPN2, and... more »
  • LSU vet school to release eagle

    March 28, 2014 11:55 AM

    BATON ROUGE - An eagle being treated at the LSU School of Veterinary Medicine's Wildlife Hospital will be released Monday. The release will take place at 8:30 a.m. on the levee near the LSU vet school. The school is located at the corner of River Road and Skip Bertman... more »
  • Saints' Rob Ryan speaks to area high school coaches Play Video

    March 27, 2014 10:42 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Les Miles invited Saints defensive coordinator Rob Ryan to the Pete Maravich Center to speak to high school coaches from around the state. While the well-traveled defensive mind gave a quick tutorial on the 3-4 defense, Ryan said the best part of coaching was his players.... more »
  • SEC showing its depth in NCAA women's tournament

    March 27, 2014 9:46 PM

    KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - The Southeastern Conference is flexing its muscles in the women's NCAA tournament. With five teams in the Sweet 16 the SEC is looking to end its five-year absence from the Final Four. This is the first year at least five SEC teams have reached the regional... more »
  • Tigers changing approach at the plate vs Florida

    March 27, 2014 3:19 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Head coach Paul Mainieri took most of the blame Thursday for the lack of offensive production this season, and the head man vowed a change in that approach this weekend vs Florida. "I think I've confused the kids a little bit, trying to make them be... more »
  • Fast food workers accused of overcharging students

    March 27, 2014 11:23 AM

    BATON ROUGE - LSU Police arrested four fast food workers recently in connection with a scheme to overcharge university students who paid for meals at the student union McDonald's with a school-issued card. Investigators said records showed at least $31,000 in overcharges were made while the scheme went on,... 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 »
  • Update: LSU's Moncrief ruled out for season, Kenney in question

    March 25, 2014 8:38 PM

    LSU coach Nikki Caldwell says Raigyne Moncreif's knee injury is season-ending. The coach also says LSU will be "very cautious" in handling Jeanne Kenney's playing status after the senior guard was diagnosed with a concussion during the Lady Tigers' second-round victory over West Virginia in the NCAA tournament. Moncrief's left... more »
  • Jennings on LSU offense: "getting faster"

    March 25, 2014 7:58 PM

    BATON ROUGE - For an offense in college football, it's all about tempo, and according to LSU quarterback Anthony Jennings, that tempo is getting better all the time. Jennings (a redshirt freshman) admits that he can't move the team in and out of the huddle as quickly as his... more »
  • LSU dunked by SMU

    March 24, 2014 10:19 PM

    DALLAS - LSU's Johnny O'Bryant III led the Tigers in the team's game against SMU, but were not able to defeat the Mustangs. Nic Moore and Nick Russell each scored 16 points as SMU rallied from a 10-point first-half deficit to defeat LSU 80-67 on Monday night. Now, SMU... more »
  • River district revitalization gaining steam Play Video

    March 24, 2014 6:13 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Some city leaders want a hotel to revitalize a neglected part of Baton Rouge. The river district connects downtown Baton Rouge and LSU on Nicholson Drive. Businessmen and city officials want to upgrade the area with a huge retail and residential development. At Monday's... more »
  • LSU Baseball ends series vs Georgia in 2-2 tie

    March 23, 2014 6:49 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Due to SEC travel restrictions, the Georgia-LSU baseball game on Sunday ended in a 2-2 in the 13th inning. A curfew was set at 3:45pm CT that no inning could start after, and after the 13th inning was completed the two teams were still tied at... more »
  • LSU softball falls at Oklahoma 3-2

    March 23, 2014 6:45 PM

    NORMAN, OK - The LSU softball team fell 3-2 at Oklahoma Sunday, finishing off a two-game weekend sweep by the Sooners. Oklahoma built a 3-0 lead early, but a solo home run by Constance Quinn cut the lead to 3-1 in the 4th, and a bases loaded HBP brought... more »
  • LSU womens hoops dominates Georgia Tech in NCAA 1st round

    March 23, 2014 6:27 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The LSU women's basketball team finally put all the pieces together, played what Nikki Caldwell said was their best 40 minutes of the season, and beat Georgia Tech 98-78 Sunday afternoon in the first round of the NCAA tournament. The Tigers were led by 24 points... 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 »
  • Magee sprains ankle, qbs throw for 300 yards in LSU scrimmage

    March 23, 2014 12:17 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Les Miles said aside from typical bumps and bruises, the only injury of note at LSU's first spring football scrimmage was an ankle sprain to running back Terrence Magee, the Tigers top returning rusher. Miles said he doesn't know how long Magee will be out, but... more »
  • LSU gymnastics finishes 3rd at SEC championships

    March 23, 2014 12:01 AM

    BIRMINGHAM, AL - The LSU gymnastics team fell short of their stated goal of an SEC title, but Lloimincia Hall did pick up her 3rd consecutive floor title as the Tigers finished 3rd and Alabama took home the title. Four teams scored north of 197 as the Crimson Tide... more »
  • Poche's pitching gem lifts LSU baseball over Georgia 2-1

    March 22, 2014 11:24 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Jared Poche' threw one out shy of a complete game and LSU did just enough against rising Georgia star Robert Tyler to take a 2-1 win over the Bulldogs and take its first SEC series of the season. Poche' threw 8.2 innings while only allowing three... more »
  • Tiger baseball team connecting with social media Play Video

    March 21, 2014 11:13 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The LSU Tiger baseball team, when they're not on the field, like to have fun. Much of their personality is shown via social media sites like Facebook, Twitter and Vine. While head coach Paul Mainieri says he's never tweeted, his team certainly knows what they're... more »
  • Nola dominates on the mound, LSU downs UGA 4-0

    March 21, 2014 10:41 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Junior pitcher Aaron Nola got past some early-game struggles(walking a career-high four batters) to dominate Georgia in a 4-0 LSU win. The six-foot-one right hander struck out eight Bulldog batters and only allowed two hits in his six-and-two-thirds innings. Zac Person also struck out four... more »
  • Former LSU stars finding inspiration from cancer patient Play Video

    March 21, 2014 1:18 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Parker Rivera lit up when his favorite LSU Tigers, Anthony Johnson and Jarvis Landry, walked through the door at the St. Jude Affiliate Clinic at Baton Rouge's Our Lady of the Lake Hospital. What Parker didn't realize was that he was the inspiration for the future... more »
  • LSU defeats San Francisco 71-63 in NIT 1st round

    March 19, 2014 11:15 PM

    SAN FRANCISCO - LSU built a 16 point 2nd half lead, then held off a late rally by San Francisco as they survived and advanced in the NIT with a 71-63 win Wednesday night. The Tigers got 16 points from Jarell Martin, 13 points from both Johnny O'Bryant III... more »
  • Hill gets early release from probation

    March 19, 2014 10:56 PM

    BATON ROUGE- Former LSU football star Jeremy Hill was released early from his two-year probation Wednesday. Hill went before a judge, and had his probation terminated because he completed all that was required of him. Hill was on probation after a fight outside a bar in Tigerland last year.... more »
  • LSU bats come alive, downs South Alabama 9-0

    March 19, 2014 10:05 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The bats came alive in the sixth inning for the Tigers with seven runs on six hits to expand their lead and eventually win by the score of 9-0 over South Alabama Wednesday night. Cody Glenn started the game and pitched two scoreless innings but didn't... more »
  • LSU gymnastics prepares for SEC tournament

    March 18, 2014 9:12 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The LSU gymnastics team has its sights set on winning an SEC title this weekend, but once again the competition will be the toughest in the country. LSU will join gym powerhouses Florida, Georgia and Alabama in Birmingham this weekend and DD Breaux's team will try... more »
  • LSU men's basketball claims motivation, not disappointment at NIT bid

    March 17, 2014 10:48 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Although the LSU men's basketball team failed to make the NCAA tournament for the 5th straight year, Tiger players say they're still happy to be playing in the NIT, as they start their tournament run at San Francisco on Wednesday. Speaking to reporters on Monday afternoon,... more »
  • LSU women to host Georgia Tech at PMAC Play Video

    March 17, 2014 6:29 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The LSU Lady Tigers learned they'll host Georgia Tech at the PMAC this Sunday for the first round of the NCAA women's tournament. The No. 7 Lady Tigers face the No. 10 Yellow Jackets at 11:30 a.m. in the PMAC. Then at 2 p.m. No. 2... more »
  • LSU softball falls flat in series finale vs. #1 Florida

    March 16, 2014 11:51 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The LSU softball team was blown out Sunday afternoon by #1 Florida 10-2, as the Gators hit 3 home runs in the first inning and never looked back. Kelsey Stewart started off the game with a leadoff home run for the Gators, and she was followed... more »
  • LSU baseball drops Saturday doubleheader to Vandy, loses series

    March 15, 2014 11:19 PM

    NASHVILLE, TN - The LSU baseball team went from 1 game up on Vanderbilt to dropping the series in the same day, as the Tigers dropped a Saturday doubleheader to the Commodores and lost the weekend series 2-1. With a high chance of rain on Sunday, the teams decided... more »
  • LSU softball takes down #1 Florida to tie series

    March 15, 2014 11:09 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Allison Falcon belted two doubles and a solo home run, and the LSU softball team held off a late Florida rally to knock off the #1 team in the nation 3-2 on Saturday night. Ashley Czechner held the Gators to 0 runs through six innings, and... more »
  • Study: Matching faces to IDs fails often Play Video

    March 12, 2014 6:29 PM

    BATON ROUGE- LSU researchers say people fail at matching faces to ID photographs 40 percent of the time. Dr. Megan Papesh, Assistant Professor of Psychology at LSU, said their studies show recent photos with similar lighting were the easiest to identify, with 80 percent of people getting the match... more »
  • LSU lacrosse hitting its goals Play Video

    March 12, 2014 2:21 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Whether you knew it or not, lacrosse has been a club sport on the LSU campus for over four decades. Its student-athletes are achieving both on and off the field. After a long day of hitting the books, these non-scholarship athletes still must go through... more »
  • Johnny O'Bryant leads Tigers SEC hoops award winners

    March 11, 2014 10:51 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Johnny O'Bryant became the 9th player in LSU history to earn back-to-back all SEC 1st team basketball honors on Tuesday, one of three LSU players to earn an award from the league office. Jordan Mickey earned all SEC defensive honors and Mickey and Jarell Martin were... more »
  • Cosmic Run moved to September, refunds offered

    March 11, 2014 11:37 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Organizers of the Cosmic Run 5K offered full refunds for people who signed up for an event at LSU that the university said was never approved. Cosmic Run posted on Facebook that they were moving the run to Sept. 12 at Airline Highway Park, and they... more »
  • No injuries after rollover wreck at LSU

    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 »
  • LSU gets first series sweep of season

    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 »
  • LSU baseball uses 7th Inning rally to top Purdue in game 2

    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 »
  • LSU opens spring practice

    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 »
  • LSU goes down vs Georgia on Senior Night

    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 »
  • 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 »
  • Talks brew over alcohol sales at Tiger Stadium

    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 »
  • Some runners get refund from Cosmic Run

    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 »
  • LSU issues C&D to Cosmic Run, demands refunds

    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 »
  • LSU women's hoops holds out hope for NCAA Tourney run Play Video

    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 »
  • Hazardous haulers may need to change route Play Video

    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 »

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