December 9, 2013 6:50 PM
BATON ROUGE - Tickets for LSU's first appearance in the Outback Bowl in 25 years are currently on sale to the general public, LSU associate athletic director for tickets Brian Broussard said.
Tickets in the LSU sections of Raymond James Stadium start at $80. To order, visit www.LSUtix.net or... more »
December 9, 2013 4:27 PM
BATON ROUGE- LSU Police released a photo of the man wanted for the alleged rape of a 21-year old woman during the LSU and Texas A&M game.
Investigators said the rape occurred in a portable toilet between Francioni Hall and the Food Science Building. When the victim reported the... more »
December 9, 2013 3:09 PM
BATON ROUGE - Governor Bobby Jindal, along with officials from LSU and Our Lady of the Lake Regional Medical Center (OLOL) came together Monday to mark the opening of the new LSU Health Medical Education and Innovation Center on OLOL's main hospital campus in Baton Rouge.
The new center... more »
December 9, 2013 2:19 PM
TEMPE, Ariz. - Tyrann Mathieu's terrific rookie NFL season has come to a premature end. Arizona coach Bruce Arians has confirmed that Mathieu tore an ACL and sustained further damage in his left knee and will undergo surgery. Mathieu, who earned the nickname "Honey Badger" in his days at LSU,... more »
December 9, 2013 2:07 PM
BIRMINGHAM - With a breakout year on the offensive side of the ball, LSU had two Tigers selected at the top of their respective positions in the Southeastern Conference.
Odell Beckham Jr. was named First Team All Purpose on the offensive team, and running back Jeremy Hill was also... more »
December 9, 2013 12:29 PM
BATON ROUGE - Police identified a suspect Monday in a rape that happened on the LSU campus during the Texas A&M football game.
Investigators say the attack happened inside a portable toilet near South Campus Dr. on Nov. 23.
LSU Police said Albert Carlos Ford, 32, was linked... more »
December 8, 2013 8:31 PM
BATON ROUGE- The LSU Tigers and Iowa Hawkeyes will meet in Tampa at the Outback Bowl. The announcement was made tonight by LSU Head Coach Les Miles.
The bowl will be held on January 1, 2014.
This is the second time LSU has played in the bowl. We'll... more »
December 8, 2013 11:31 AM
BATON ROUGE - A team of researchers from the Center for Natural Resource Economics and Policy at the LSU AgCenter has received a three-year award of more than $750,000 to study the effectiveness of the environmental monitoring system in the Gulf of Mexico. The award was made through the LSU... more »
December 6, 2013 4:29 PM
BATON ROUGE - A special $20 package to see four LSU women's basketball home games this holiday season is now on sale at www.LSUtix.net.
The $20 holiday package includes a 200-level reserved seat to the following four games: Jackson State (Dec. 30), Texas A&M (Jan. 9), Florida (Jan. 12)... more »
December 5, 2013 3:35 PM
BATON ROUGE - LSU head football coach Les Miles announced Thursday afternoon that suspended running back Jeryl Brazil has been kicked off the team.
Baton Rouge Police obtained an arrest warrant for Brazil earlier Thursday for simple burglary after they said he broke into an apartment on Nov. 26... more »
December 5, 2013 11:44 AM
BATON ROUGE - The LSU AgCenter Department of Agricultural Economics is getting a three-year award of more that $750,000.
Researchers from the Center for Natural Resource Economics and Policy will study the value of the environmental monitoring system in the Gulf of Mexico. The AgCenter says sensors and buoys... more »
December 4, 2013 9:52 PM
BATON ROUGE - Fans were in appreciation of Zach Mettenberger's contributions to the LSU football team Wednesday as they learned he will not play in a bowl game due to a knee injury.
Mettenberger was hit in his left knee during LSU's game against Arkansas Friday. The university said... more »
December 3, 2013 6:40 AM
BATON ROUGE- Police have ramped up patrols around the LSU lakes and are urging joggers to be vigilant in the wake of an assault of a 30-year-old prosecutor who was choked unconscious during an evening jog. The attack, which happened about an hour after sunset Nov. 21 along a popular... more »
November 29, 2013 9:18 PM
BATON ROUGE - A purple and gold wish came true for a teen with cancer.
Joe Wuellner and his family joined Les Miles on the field ahead of kickoff against the Arkansas Razorbacks. The 15-year-old is living with a brain tumor and currently going through chemotherapy treatment.
It... more »
November 29, 2013 4:48 PM
BATON ROUGE - The LSU tiger faithful will have to cook up something other than roasted hog on Thanksgiving weekend.
In 2014, the tigers will play Texas A&M on Thanksgiving day, which replaces the Arkansas Razorbacks as the last regular season game.
"I hate to see it go.... more »
November 27, 2013 9:41 PM
BATON ROUGE - A teen with cancer said he wanted to have a bacon cheeseburger with Les Miles, so Make-A-Wish made it happen.
Joe Wuellner, the ultimate Tiger Fan, flew in from St. Louis, MO, to meet Miles for dinner Wednesday night. The 15-year-old is living with a brain... more »
November 26, 2013 8:58 AM
BATON ROUGE- Southeastern Louisiana, finishing off a season that has earned them the fourth seed in the Football Championship Subdivision playoffs, and LSU, coming off an impressive 34-10 win over Texas A&M, had athletes earn state player of the week honors as chosen by the Louisiana Sports Writers Association. Southeastern... more »
November 22, 2013 10:47 PM
BATON ROUGE - Johnny O'Bryant scored 18 points and grabbed 10 rebounds as LSU defeated Southeastern Louisiana 89-66 in a non-conference game Friday. O'Bryant, who registered the 20th double-double of his career, was 4-of-8 from the field and made 10 of 12 free throw attempts. The 10 made foul shots... more »
November 22, 2013 2:55 PM
BATON ROUGE- Another season filled with memorable scrambles, long touchdown throws and gaudy statistics has Johnny Manziel in contention for a second straight Heisman Trophy. It could come down to how well Manziel plays inside Tiger Stadium Saturday afternoon, for the Aggies' first trip to Baton Rouge since 1994.
... more »
November 21, 2013 10:35 PM
BATON ROUGE - Three suspects were arrested late Thursday for muggings near LSU this week.
LSU Police said Letravis Kittrell Duncan, 20, Larry Dynell Scott Jr., 17, and Jarvis Diquann Dawson, 19, are responsible for three attacks around or on campus Monday night.
Working with Baton Rouge Police,... more »
November 21, 2013 4:51 PM
BATON ROUGE - LSU celebrated the Great American Smoke Out by announcing its shift to become a smoke-free campus.
Earlier this year Governor Jindal approved Act 211, which requires all colleges in Louisiana to have a smoke-free policy by August OF 2014. Smoking Words and Fresh Campus, the groups... more »
November 20, 2013 10:22 PM
BATON ROUGE- LSU coaches and football players are asking fans- especially students- to refrain from using profanity and distasteful lyrics when the band plays fan favorite songs at Saturday's game against Texas A & M.
"Neck" and "Tiger Rag" were shelved in recent years because of crude chants done... more »
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 »
November 20, 2013 10:14 PM
BATON ROUGE- A volunteer group at LSU is looking for people who need work done around the house for an upcoming service day.
Geaux BIG Baton Rouge will make repairs at 100 work sites on March 22, 2014. Applications for help should be turned in by January 6.
... more »
November 19, 2013 12:45 AM
BATON ROUGE- LSU sent warnings about three reported armed robberies near the north gates of campus overnight.
Just before midnight, emergency alerts were sent warning of two incidents on campus and a third nearby. According to messages from LSU, armed robberies were reported at the Hart Lot, Highland at... more »
November 18, 2013 11:18 PM
BATON ROUGE- Some people are worried about noise and drainage issues with a planned apartment complex and parking garage in South Baton Rouge near LSU.
Developers went before the city's planning and zoning board Monday to discuss The Standard, which will be adjacent to the LSU campus on Nicholson... more »
November 15, 2013 2:16 PM
LUBBOCK, Tx - A National College Baseball Hall of Fame complex planned for West Texas will be named after America's 41st president. Groundbreaking for the George H.W. Bush National College Baseball Hall of Fame will be held next June in Lubbock. Hall officials on Thursday announced plans to name the... more »
November 14, 2013 10:38 PM
LOUISVILLE, Ky. - Asia Taylor scored 23 points and No. 5 Louisville held No. 14 LSU scoreless for 5:35 during a 21-0 second-half run en route to an 88-67 rout of the Tigers in Thursday night's semifinal of the preseason WNIT. Leading 40-38 early in the second half, the Cardinals... more »
November 14, 2013 10:34 PM
BATON ROUGE - The LSU Tigers fell behind UMASS early in their 92-90 opening day loss, in part, due to several players getting into foul trouble.
Much of that foul trouble came from players adjusting to college basketball's new hand check rule.
Arm or hand contact with the... more »
November 13, 2013 8:26 PM
BATON ROUGE - LSU women's basketball head coach Nikki Caldwell has received the National Letter of Intent from Ursuline Academy-New Orleans guard Jenna Deemer as part of the NCAA early signing period, it was announced on Wednesday.
Deemer, a 5-foot-7 guard, will play for the Lady Tigers beginning with... more »
November 13, 2013 2:32 PM
WALKER - They're best friends, and both Walker Wildcat softball stars, Taylor Lockwood(LSU) and Grace DeLee(Southeastern), got to sign their official Letters of Intent together.
Lockwood said the main draw to LSU was how comfortable she felt with head coach Beth Torina, and DeLee added she was looking forward... more »
November 8, 2013 11:22 AM
BATON ROUGE - LSU's Johnny O'Bryant III and Anthony Hickey were named to All-SEC preseason basketball teams by the league coaches.
O'Bryant III was named to the first team and Hickey was selected for the second team.
O'Bryant III was a first-team All-SEC player last year. Hickey made... more »
November 6, 2013 11:04 PM
TUSCALOOSA, Al. - Sports Director Michael Cauble was in Alabama for Nick Saban's mid-week press conference, where the former LSU coach denied having any interest in the University of Texas head coaching job.
For more on what Saban told the media leading up to the LSU vs Alabama game,... more »
November 6, 2013 9:31 PM
BATON ROUGE - The new and 'old' Tigers meshed together to get the season rolling for LSU in a 80-45 blowout win over Xavier(New Orleans).
Jordan Mickey and Jarell Martin impressed fans with dunks galore in the first half; Mickey finished with 12 points, eight blocks, and six rebounds,... more »
November 6, 2013 6:02 PM
BATON ROUGE- LSU fans are already gearing up for the big game in Alabama this weekend as the Tigers prepare to take on the Crimson Tide.
The RV Shop is preparing their fleet of rental RVs for the trip, though not as many as the last time LSU traveled... more »
November 6, 2013 12:04 PM
BATON ROUGE - The Jindal administration's layoff of more than 7,700 LSU hospital workers has put a major dent in the state employee retirement system's debt, dropping it hundreds of millions of dollars. Gov. Bobby Jindal pushed to turn over the operations of LSU hospitals to private companies. Seven deals... more »
November 6, 2013 11:23 AM
BATON ROUGE - The future matchup between the LSU and Oklahoma football teams will be re-scheduled. LSU and Oklahoma were scheduled to play a home and home series in 2018 and 2019 with the Tigers traveling to Norman, Oklahoma first and the Sooners coming to Tiger Stadium the following year.... more »
November 5, 2013 2:45 PM
BATON ROUGE- As Jeremy Hill prepares for this week's eagerly awaited visit to top-ranked Alabama, the LSU running back is spending considerable time reflecting on his performance in last year's memorable clash. Hill was disappointed with himself, despite rushing for 107 yards and a touchdown.
He says he lacked... more »
November 5, 2013 11:26 AM
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. - The LSU women's basketball team has been picked to finish third in the Southeastern Conference in a poll of SEC coaches.
Tennessee is the top pick, getting 11 of 14 first place votes. They are the defending regular season champs.
Kentucky was picked second and... more »
October 30, 2013 11:22 AM
BATON ROUGE - LSU Police asked for the public's help identifying a man wanted for questioning in a burglary at the University Lab School.
Police said two laptops were stolen from the school just after 6:00 p.m. on October 24.
Anyone with information is encouraged to call LSU... more »
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 »
October 28, 2013 8:49 PM
BATON ROUGE - Drivers who use Burbank Drive near LSU will notice shrinking lanes to make room for a center turning lane.
The Department of Transportation begins work Thursday to add the fifth lane. Work begins at University Commons near Jennifer Jean and ends at Nicholson Drive.
"It... more »
October 28, 2013 7:25 PM
BATON ROUGE - The LSU football team may be on their bye week, but the basketball programs are just getting started in preparation for their 2013 seasons.
The men's and women's teams were made available to media today at the Pete Maravich Center, and the expectations for LSU this... more »
October 28, 2013 1:22 PM
BATON ROUGE - The LSU Tigers will take on the Alabama Crimson Tide in primetime.
The SEC announced today kickoff is set for 7:00 p.m., November 9th on CBS.
The game will be played in Bryant-Denny Stadium.
The 11th-ranked Tiger and top-ranked Tide have open dates this... more »
October 25, 2013 10:49 PM
BATON ROUGE- No permits have been filed for a wild street party near LSU.
The event on Carlotta has been a tradition for some thirty years, but was not held last year and likely won't happen on its traditional weekend either, the weekend before Halloween.
Organizers did not... more »
October 25, 2013 12:16 PM
BATON ROUGE - LSU will be hosting multiple events in celebration of their homecoming game against the Furman University Paladins.
Here is a list of the events:
* Greek Lawn Decoration Competition Display - On Saturday and Sunday members of LSU's Greek life will be decorating their fraternity... more »
October 25, 2013 6:09 AM
BATON ROUGE - Police say two men exchanged gunfire early Friday near an apartment complex on the outskirts of LSU.
Officials say the incident happened just after midnight in the 200 block of W. Roosevelt St.
The suspect shot the victim, 23-year-old Adonis Forbes, who was taken to... more »
October 23, 2013 6:44 PM
BATON ROUGE - The East Ascension Spartans were counted out after losing their star running back, and LSU commit Sione Palelei, to a season-ending knee injury; EA didn't notice, going 7-0 this year to start the season.
Stepping up in Palelei's absence, Layne Trahan threw three touchdowns to help... more »
October 23, 2013 6:20 PM
BATON ROUGE - LSU head coach Les Miles told media members Wednesday that Jeryl Brazil, former Loranger Wolf and current LSU running back, has been suspended from the team indefinitely.
Miles also added that he did not travel with the team last week to Ole Miss, a game in... more »
October 23, 2013 11:44 AM
BATON ROUGE - After a tough loss to Ole Miss, LSU is delaying a decision on raising football ticket prices. The LSU Board of Supervisors announced Wednesday that a proposal for price hikes on football and baseball tickets and some parking costs has been removed from the agenda for its... more »
October 21, 2013 7:52 AM
BATON ROUGE - LSU police have arrested a 21-year-old man accused of raping a student in her dorm room on LSU's campus on Oct. 6.
Aaron Carrington Cade was booked last week on counts of simple rape.
The victim told police Cade allegedly forced himself on her, despite... more »
October 18, 2013 4:58 PM
BATON ROUGE - There's pushback over LSU planning to raise football ticket prices next season, if the LSU Board of Supervisors approves the proposal.
Tickets would increase in price by 6 percent. Currently, season tickets cost $400 plus a tradition fund for 45,000 seats in Tiger Stadium. LSU says... more »
October 18, 2013 7:12 AM
OXFORD, Miss. - LSU's Zach Mettenberger and Mississippi's Bo Wallace were quarterbacks who appeared on the brink of stardom last season.
Mettenberger has made the jump. Wallace isn't quite there yet.
The two will meet in a potentially touchdown-filled showdown when No. 6 LSU (6-1, 3-1) travels to... more »
October 17, 2013 3:10 PM
BATON ROUGE- LSU receivers Odell Beckham Jr. and Jarvis Landry figure their close friendship off the field has something to do with their emergence as one of the top receiving tandems in college football. Beckham refers to Landry as the brother he never had growing up. Landry says their friendship,... more »
October 16, 2013 7:34 AM
BATON ROUGE - Dr. F. King Alexander will address the Rotary Club Wednesday, discussing his plans to move LSU into the future under his leadership.
The Board of Supervisors selected Alexander to serve as the system's first chancellor-president in March. He began his term in June.
He previously... more »
October 12, 2013 5:28 PM
BATON ROUGE - The third quarter saw zero points between the two squads, but the fourth quarter has added a pair of field goals midway through the fourth quarter to make it a 17-6 lead for LSU.
Both defenses have stepped up to the plate, allowing only 500 yards... more »
October 12, 2013 5:07 PM
BATON ROUGE - Though there weren't a ton of offensive fireworks in the first half, the Tigers and Gators grinded to a halt in the third quarter.
Neither team posted a score in the third frame, leaving LSU with a 14-3 lead going into the fourth.
The Tigers... more »
October 12, 2013 4:06 PM
BATON ROUGE - The LSU Tigers head to halftime ahead of the Florida Gators 14-3.
The Tigers led in all offensive categories in the opening half.
LSU leads Florida in passing(105-42), rushing(82-52), and third down conversions(4/5 - 4/8).
Zach Mettenberger is currently 6-of-9 for 105 yards passing,... more »
October 12, 2013 3:54 PM
BATON ROUGE -The LSU Tigers added to their lead against Florida with a one-yard quarterback sneak for freshman QB Anthony Jennings.
The Tigers lead the Gators 14-3 with 5:14 left in the second quarter.
Jennings came in earlier on the drive for a trick play that would eventually... more »
October 12, 2013 3:16 PM
BATON ROUGE - After Florida took their first drive 60 yards on 14 plays to put the first score on the board, LSU responded with a scoring drive of their own.
The Tigers went nine plays and 70 yards for a touchdown score.
The final play was a... more »
October 12, 2013 3:02 PM
BATON ROUGE - The LSU Tigers stalled on their first drive of the ballgame, but the Florida Gators responded with a 60-yard, 14-play scoring drive capped with a 44-yard field goal to lead 3-0.
Tyler Murphy went 3-for-4 for 23 yards passing and even scrambled for four more on... more »
October 12, 2013 2:52 PM
BATON ROUGE - The LSU Tigers got the offense going early against the second-ranked defense in the nation but came away with no points on their opening drive.
Jeremy Hill carried the ball two times for 20 yards to get the Tigers ground game going against the Gators.
... more »
October 12, 2013 2:17 PM
BATON ROUGE - The #10 LSU Tigers take on the #17 Florida Gators at Tiger Stadium at 2:30 CT Saturday.
Maybe the biggest indicator throughout the game for the Bayou Bengals could be their offensive production on third downs against the SEC's best defense.
Florida is second in... more »
October 11, 2013 9:17 PM
BATON ROUGE - The night before the LSU-Florida game, tailgaters are narrowing in on tomorrow's menu, ready to start cooking early, in time for the 2:30 p.m. kickoff.
The tiger bait of choice this weekend is alligator, and fans brought cooler after cooler of gator to their tailgate.
... more »
October 11, 2013 3:35 PM
BATON ROUGE- Football season is in full swing and what better way to cheer on the tigers, than in style.
Fashion stylist and consultant Candra-Eloise showed us how to make the most out of you animal print, purple and gold clothes.
For more information on on popular fall... more »
October 11, 2013 2:58 PM
GREEN BAY, Wis.- The home of the Green Bay Packers will host its first college football in 33 years and it should be a good one.
LSU will matchup against Wisconsin at Lambeau Field in 2016. The Packers officially announced the game on Friday and said the teams will... more »
October 10, 2013 1:21 PM
GAINESVILLE, Fla. - No. 17 Florida expects something closer to a shutout than a shootout against 10th-ranked LSU. The Gators have praised Tigers quarterback Zach Mettenberger and arguably the nation's top receiving tandem, Odell Beckham Jr. and Jarvis Landry, all week. But defensive players raised eyebrows and pretty much scoffed... more »
October 10, 2013 9:09 AM
BATON ROUGE- LSU begins selling tickets for its men's and women's basketball teams' upcoming seasons. The Lady Tigers' first regular-season home game is on Nov. 8 in the WNIT and the Sue Gunter Classic. The men's team plays its first home game on Nov. 16 against Northwestern State University. Tickets... more »
October 9, 2013 8:07 PM
BATON ROUGE - LSU's Pete Maravich Assembly Center has been selected as an early round host site for the 2014 women's NCAA tournament. This will mark the third-straight season Baton Rouge has hosted first- and second-round games. The tournament's first two rounds will be played at 16 sites around the... more »
October 8, 2013 5:52 PM
BATON ROUGE - LSU's first BCS National Championship team will be celebrated at Tiger Stadium Saturday during the Florida-LSU game.
The 2003 team that went 13-1 on their way to a 21-14 win over Oklahoma in the Louisiana Superdome will come back to be honored during the game against... more »
October 4, 2013 10:38 PM
BATON ROUGE - Three people were arrested, accused of terrorizing a neighborhood near LSU Friday.
"It was probably the craziest moment of my life," a victim told WBRZ News 2. "It was very, very intense."
Early Friday morning, one of the suspects followed a victim to a home... more »
October 4, 2013 6:33 PM
BATON ROUGE - After months of excavation, the archaeologist at the Chatsworth Plantation dig site near L'Auberge Casino are digging into the living quarters of the decades-old sugar mill.
"We're excavating the northern portion of the quarters now, and what we find are the foundations of the buildings for... more »
October 4, 2013 11:44 AM
ALEXANDRIA - LSU - Alexandria continues its search for a new chancellor.
The search committee will meet for the third time later this month, with a deadline for applications on October 21.
A new chancellor is expected be named late this year to start work by June or... more »
October 4, 2013 9:52 AM
STARKVILLE, Miss. - Mississippi State coach Dan Mullen says figuring out a way to stop LSU's offense is harder than ever.
That's because Tigers' quarterback Zach Mettenberger has developed into one of the Southeastern Conference's best, throwing for 1,398 yards, 13 touchdowns and just one interception this season.
... more »
October 3, 2013 7:02 PM
BATON ROUGE - Devin Parker testified Thursday that he was with Casey Gathers and Michael Lewis when the they murdered two LSU graduate students.
According to Parker, he and the two defendants never discussed a plan to rob or kill anyone before entering the apartment on LSU's campus. Parker... more »
October 2, 2013 8:24 PM
ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) - The Oakland Raiders got one of their two biggest offensive playmakers back at practice. Quarterback Terrelle Pryor returned to practice Wednesday and was working with the first team after missing last week's game with a concussion, while running back Darren McFadden is still sidelined by a... more »
September 30, 2013 11:37 AM
BATON ROUGE - Kickoff for the LSU-Florida game on Saturday, October 12 in Tiger Stadium has been set for 2:30 p.m.
The Southeastern Conference announced the game times for that weekend this morning.
LSU vs. Florida will match two teams currently ranked in the top 25. The Tigers... more »
September 30, 2013 10:54 AM
BATON ROUGE - LSU head coach Les Miles is scheduled to address the media today following LSU's loss to Georgia over the weekend.
LSU dropped four spots to No. 10 in the Associated Press poll after the 44-41 road loss, and slid to 11 in the USA Today Coaches'... more »
September 27, 2013 11:48 PM
BATON ROUGE - The U High Cubs made easy work of the Brusly Panthers Friday night with a 46-14 win.
Nick Brosette did most of the work on the ground early, Manny Miles only played one series in the second half, and the Cubs dominated Brusly from start to... more »