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  • LSU retires Furniss' 36 Play Video

    April 23, 2016 12:15 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Eddy Furniss' sweet swing is forever etched in the memories of Tiger fans, and LSU cemented his place in Tigers' lore Friday night by retiring his number 36. That honor has only been bestowed on two other's: Skip Bertman and Ben McDonald. "It's really something... more »
  • LSU baseball survives late rally from Grambling State, wins 14-11

    April 13, 2016 11:51 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The LSU baseball team churned out 17 hits and 14 runs as they survived a late rally by Grambling State to take a 14-11 win on Wednesday. The home Tigers (22-11) scored early and often, putting up crooked numbers in the 1st 4 innings to build... more »
  • LSU baseball takes series with 10-5 win at Auburn

    April 3, 2016 6:08 PM

    AUBURN – The LSU Tigers will leave Auburn Sunday with the team’s first SEC series victory of the season. After a loss in the first game of an unexpected double header Saturday, LSU with two wins, including the 10-5 victory Sunday, to take the series back. LSU... more »
  • LSU softball plays SEC series Friday at Georgia

    April 1, 2016 11:59 AM

    BATON ROUGE- The LSU softball team will travel to Athens, GA this weekend for a 3-game series with the University of Georgia Bulldogs at Jack Turner Stadium. The Tigers go into the series after a 3-game loss against Florida in last week’s series at home. The losses dropped the Tigers... more »
  • LSU baseball falls to Tulane 7-1

    March 30, 2016 12:14 AM

    BATON ROUGE – Tulane scored five runs in the first two innings and the Green Wave posted a 7-1 win over No. 14 LSU Tuesday night in Alex Box Stadium, Skip Bertman Field. The Tigers dropped to 16-8 on the year, while Tulane improved to 18-7. LSU begins a... more »
  • Aggies top LSU baseball 3-1 to win series

    March 26, 2016 9:01 PM

    COLLEGE STATION – The Tigers only scored one run in its Saturday win against No. 2 Texas A&M in Blue Bell Park. The Aggies took the SEC series with its second win 3-1. LSU dropped to 16-7 overall and 2-4 in SEC play. The Aggies improved to 21-3 and... more »
  • LSU softball falls to Florida in final game

    March 26, 2016 5:27 PM

    BATON ROUGE – Even with a rally in the sixth inning, the Florida Gators proved to be too much for the LSU Tigers softball team. No. 6 LSU (26-8, 3-6 SEC) was down by four points but cut Florida lead to just two in the sixth inning. The... more »
  • LSU's National Club Spring game to be televised

    March 23, 2016 12:34 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The SEC Network will televise LSU’s National Club Spring Game on Saturday, April 16. Kickoff is set for 3 p.m. in Tiger Stadium and admission to the game is free. Former LSU player Marcus Spears will be commentating the action for the SEC Network with... more »
  • LSU baseball prevents sweep, tops Alabama 7-5

    March 20, 2016 6:26 PM

    BATON ROUGE - With six runs in the eighth inning, No. 6 LSU defeated Alabama to win the final game of a series to open Southeastern Conference play Sunday. Brody Wofford hit a single up the middle with bases loaded to score two runs and cut the game to... more »
  • LSU gymnastics earns third place at SEC championship

    March 19, 2016 11:54 PM

    LITTLE ROCK – The highlight of the night was another perfect 10.0 from LSU junior Ashleigh Gnat, but it was not enough as the third-ranked LSU gymnastics team tallied a solid 197.500 to place third at the Southeastern Conference Championship Saturday night in Verizon Arena. No. 2 Florida won... more »
  • LSU Baseball vs Alabama delayed due to lightning

    March 18, 2016 10:30 AM

    BATON ROUGE - The first game in the SEC opening series between LSU Baseball and Alabama has been delayed due to lightning. LSU Baseball in an indefinite delay due to lightning in the area, must start game before 10pm tonight. Decision to be made by 9:15 @WBRZ —... more »
  • No. 17 Texas A&M Aggies trounce LSU 71-38 in SEC Tournament

    March 12, 2016 3:21 PM

    NASHVILLE - Tonny Trocha-Morales scored 13 points as No. 17 Texas A&M trounced LSU and freshman star Ben Simmons 71-38 on Saturday to reach the Aggies' first conference tournament championship game since 1994. The Aggies (26-7) will play for the Southeastern Conference Tournament title on Sunday after sharing the regular-season... more »
  • LSU baseball tops LA Tech 6-3

    March 9, 2016 1:21 AM

    BATON ROUGE - LSU collected five runs in an early two-inning stretch to help defeat Louisiana Tech, 6-3, Tuesday night in Alex Box Stadium, Skip Bertman Field. With the win, the Tigers earned their sixth consecutive victory. Right-hander Austin Bain (1-0) earned his first win of the season,... more »
  • Hoover no-hitter caps off weekend sweep for LSU softball Play Video

    March 7, 2016 12:21 AM

    Baton Rouge – The fifth-ranked LSU softball team extended its winning streak to 15 games as the Tigers scored a blistering 16 runs on 14 hits at the plate, while sophomore Carley Hoover tossed her first collegiate no-hitter in a 16-0 win over Tennessee Tech in the finale of the... more »
  • LSU releases spring practice schedule

    March 2, 2016 9:58 AM

    BATON ROUGE- LSU released their 2016 spring practice schedule this week. The spring practices will begin on Monday, March 7th and run through Saturday, April 16th when the Spring Game will be held in Tiger Stadium. The tigers will hold 15 spring practices in total, eight in March and six... more »
  • Mitchell scores 24 in No. 3 South Carolina's 75-39 victory

    February 28, 2016 6:13 PM

    COLUMBIA - Tiffany Mitchell scored a season-high 24 points and No. 3 South Carolina finished a perfect run through the Southeastern Conference with a dominating 75-3 victory over LSU on Sunday. The Gamecocks (28-1), who wrapped up their third straight regular-season league crown last week, joined the 2011 Tennessee squad... more »
  • Budget, taxes and baseball: This week at the Capitol Play Video

    February 23, 2016 12:55 AM

    BATON ROUGE - While most bills filed this session deal with raising taxes, cutting incentives or trimming departmental budgets, the State House of Representatives is expected to take up a bill that would sweeten Louisiana's bid to host the SEC Baseball Tournament in New Orleans. The bill would ammend an... more »
  • SEC targets spring break practices in reaction to Harbaugh

    February 9, 2016 3:47 PM

    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. - The Southeastern Conference is asking for a rule preventing football teams from holding practices during spring break. The move comes nearly a week after Michigan coach Jim Harbaugh said on national signing day that the Wolverines would practice in Florida over spring break starting later this... more »
  • Blakeney's 31 points leads LSU past Miss. St., 88-77

    February 6, 2016 9:14 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Antonio Blakeney scored a career-high 31 points, and LSU moved into sole possession of first place in the Southeastern Conference with an 88-77 victory over struggling Mississippi State on Saturday night. Blakeney, a freshman whose previous single-game high was 22 points, hit 11 of 17 shots, including... more »
  • Stanford victims still waiting to be made whole 7 years later Play Video

    February 4, 2016 4:48 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Next week will mark a somber seventh anniversary when investors in the Baton Rouge area lost everything with the Stanford Financial Group. Allen Stanford is serving a life sentence for running a Ponzi scheme that bilked investors out of nearly a billion dollars in our area.... more »
  • Former Port Allen track star chases dream of playing pro football Play Video

    January 30, 2016 12:49 AM

    PORT ALLEN - If you're going to chase your dreams, it helps to be fast: Johnathan Johnson has always been fast. The 2009 100-meter champion from Port Allen is now running after a dream of playing pro football as he prepares for a tryout with the Saskatchewan Roughriders nearly... more »
  • LSU misses another opportunity, falls to Wake Forest 77-71

    December 30, 2015 12:08 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Bryant Crawford scored 19 points and Devin Thomas added 16 as Wake Forest rallied in the final minutes to pull away and beat LSU 77-71 on Tuesday night. Josh Gray's layup gave LSU a 60-59 lead with 3:50 remaining, and a 3-pointer by Konstantinos Mitoglou put Wake... more »
  • LSU ranked No. 7 in college baseball preseason poll

    December 21, 2015 3:09 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The LSU Tigers have come in at No. 7 in the 2016 Collegiate Baseball newspaper preseason poll released Monday. It’s the fifth straight season where LSU will start their campaign ranked among the Top 10 teams in the country. Other SEC teams appearing in the poll’s... more »
  • Heisman hopes tackled; Fournette not a finalist

    December 7, 2015 6:40 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Leonard Fournette is not a finalist for the Heisman. Instead, the finalists are Derrick Henry, Christian McCaffrey, and Deshaun Watson. The three names were released after 5 p.m. Monday. The winner of the Heisman will be announced Saturday. Henry is a running back from Alabama... more »
  • No. 2 Alabama clinches playoffs with 29-15 win over Florida

    December 6, 2015 12:28 AM

    ATLANTA - Heisman Trophy favorite Derrick Henry rushed for 189 bruising yards and No. 2 Alabama locked up its spot in the College Football Playoff, beating No. 18 Florida 29-15 with a dominating defensive performance in the Southeastern Conference championship game Saturday. The Crimson Tide (12-1, No. 2 CFP) held... more »
  • Miles gets win in LSU home finale, 19-7 over Texas A&M

    November 28, 2015 7:15 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Leonard Fournette ran for 159 yards and a touchdown and LSU beat Texas A&M 19-7 on Saturday night to give embattled coach Les Miles a victory in what might have been his last game with the Tigers. After the game, the players lifted Miles on their shoulders... more »
  • Razorbacks score winning SEC record with 28-3 win over Mizzou

    November 27, 2015 6:24 PM

    FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. - Alex Collins ran for 130 yards and three touchdowns as Arkansas secured its first winning record in the Southeastern Conference since 2011 with a 28-3 win over Missouri on Friday. The win is the fifth in the last six games for the Razorbacks (7-5, 5-3 SEC),... more »
  • Alabama defeats LSU 30-16 at Bryant Denny Stadium

    November 7, 2015 8:54 PM

    Tuscaloosa, AL - The Alabama Crimson Tide ended LSU's undefeated season Saturday night with a 30-16 victory over the Tigers at Bryant Denny Stadium. LSU running back Leonard Fournette struggled throughout the night, ending the game with just 31 total rushing yards on 19 carries. Fournette punched in... more »
  • SEC opens door to startup investing for all

    October 30, 2015 12:11 PM

    WASHINGTON - A new form of crowdfunding is coming soon that will allow startups to raise money by selling stock to Main Street investors. The Securities and Exchange Commission on Friday adopted rules implementing a 2012 law that opened the door to securities crowdfunding. The vote was 3-1 at... more »
  • LSU announces 2016 SEC football schedule

    October 29, 2015 6:47 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The LSU Tigers announced their 2016 slate of Southeastern Conference games Thursday afternoon. All 14 schools in the SEC released their schedules for the upcoming season today. LSU will open SEC play on Sept. 17 against Mississippi State in Tiger Stadium. They’ll take off to... more »
  • Chris Price interviews former LSU All American Mike Anderson Play Video

    October 19, 2015 1:05 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Once upon a time, Mike Anderson was one of the most feared college linebackers in the country. 45 years later, the 1970 All-American is an accomplished restaurateur who is in the process of passing along his namesake franchise to his family. WBRZ Weekend Sports Anchor... more »
  • LSU football moves into Associated Press top 5 Play Video

    October 19, 2015 12:24 AM

    AP - The LSU Tigers - the last remaining undefeated SEC team - moved into the top 5 of the The Associated Press college football poll after their 35-28 win over Florida Saturday. Memphis and Temple are both ranked for the first time this season, joining Houston to give... more »
  • No more Mike in Tiger Stadium this year

    October 17, 2015 12:50 PM

    BATON ROUGE - LSU's live mascot, Mike VI, won't make any more appearances in Tiger Stadium this football season. The spokeswoman for the LSU veterinary school, Ginger Guttner, says Saturday that the tiger will remain in his 15,000-square-foot habitat on game days. Fans can see him in the habitat, which... more »
  • Spurrier steps down, takes blame for USC's slide Play Video

    October 13, 2015 12:23 PM

    COLUMBIA, S.C. - Steve Spurrier told reporters Tuesday he is resigning as head coach of the South Carolina Gamecocks after the team's 0-4 conference start in the SEC. "I'm stepping aside," Spurrier said. "I think it's the best thing for South Carolina football." Spurrier said he felt it... more »
  • LSU's Pocic, Guice pick up SEC honors

    October 12, 2015 12:36 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The Southeastern Conference named LSU center Ethan Pocic and running back Derrius Guice for two player of the week awards after the Tigers' win over South Carolina. The SEC tapped Pocic as Offensive Lineman of the Week, while Guice was named Freshman of the Week. ... more »
  • Couple won't make wedding guests choose between nuptials, LSU game Play Video

    October 9, 2015 10:09 PM

    BATON ROUGE - It's common knowledge that football fans or people with friends for football fans plan big events when LSU is out of town or has a bye-week. So, When SEC officials announced Tiger Stadium would be hosting the South Carolina Gamecocks this weekend, some people scrambled to... more »
  • Fournette runs away with SEC award for third week

    September 28, 2015 12:14 PM

    BATON ROUGE - LSU running back Leonard Fournette earned the Southeastern Conference's Player of the Week award for the third straight week, the conference announced Monday. Fournette is leading the nation in rushing right now with 210.3 yards per game. He put up a career-high 244 rushing yards and... more »
  • Update on Gales: Southern WR has successful spinal surgery

    September 27, 2015 7:52 PM

    ATHENS, GA - Southern University wide receiver Devon Gales underwent a successful spinal surgery Sunday afternoon. Gales suffered several fractures in his neck that were stabilized. He continues to have movement in his upper body and remains in good spirits and will remain at Athens Regional until... more »
  • Southern falls to Georgia 48-6, Jags' WR Gales suffers spinal injury

    September 26, 2015 6:27 PM

    ATHENS, Ga. - Nick Chubb ran for 131 yards and two touchdowns and also caught a TD pass to lead No. 7 Georgia to a 48-6 win over Southern on Saturday. Chubb had scoring runs of 9 and 49 yards in the third quarter. The 49-yarder gave him 12 straight... more »
  • Coach Miles says conditioning, hydration key for Auburn contest

    September 17, 2015 11:58 AM

    BATON ROUGE - With Saturday's afternoon contest with Auburn close at hand, Coach Les Miles says his team is preparing to deal with a competent conference opponent and plenty of heat. In comments after Wednesday's practice, Miles says his team is up to the test with conditioning to fall... more »
  • No. 18 Auburn DB Josh Holsey out for season with torn ACL

    September 15, 2015 2:05 PM

    AUBURN, Ala. - Auburn defensive back Joshua Holsey tore his left ACL for the second time and is out for the season. Tigers coach Gus Malzahn announced the extent of Holsey's injury Tuesday. The senior started at nickel back for the 18th-ranked Tigers against Jacksonville State but was injured... more »
  • SEC forms group to review student-athlete conduct policies

    September 10, 2015 3:44 PM

    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. - The Southeastern Conference has appointed seven individuals from campuses across the league to review issues surrounding student-athlete conduct. Missouri Chancellor R. Bowen Loftin will chair the group. Other members include Tennessee Chancellor Jimmy Cheek, Georgia law professor David Shipley, Vanderbilt athletic director David Williams, Mississippi State... more »
  • Tim Tebow returns to SEC Network after cut by Eagles

    September 10, 2015 1:54 PM

    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. - Tim Tebow is returning to the broadcast booth a week after being released by the Philadelphia Eagles. The former Florida quarterback will be back on the air with the SEC Network as a college football analyst. He'll resume his role on the network's two-hour pregame show starting... more »
  • SEC championship remains in Atlanta at least through 2026

    September 8, 2015 11:53 AM

    ATLANTA - The Southeastern Conference football championship game is staying in Atlanta for at least a dozen more years. The league announced a new 10-year agreement to play the game at Mercedes-Benz Stadium, a $1.4 billion retractable-roof facility under construction next door to the Georgia Dome. The new stadium... more »
  • OneRepublic to perform during LSU halftime

    August 31, 2015 1:23 PM

    BATON ROUGE - LSU athletics officials announced Monday the rock band OneRepublic will perform at halftime of the LSU-Florida football game this year on Oct. 17. LSU Director of Athletics and Vice Chancellor Joe Alleva said a second "world-renowned" act would also be announced soon to perform at a... more »
  • LSU Basketball and SEC announce 2015-16 schedule

    August 19, 2015 7:21 PM

    BATON ROUGE – The Southeastern Conference on Wednesday evening announced its 126-game men’s basketball schedule and in conjunction the LSU Athletics Department announced the complete schedule for the LSU Men's Basketball team for the 2015-16 season. Coach Johnny Jones' Tigers are completing a five-game exhibition tour in Australia with... more »
  • LSU practice day 4 report Play Video

    August 10, 2015 12:13 AM

    BATON ROUGE - The LSU Tigers held their final split squad practice of fall camp on Sunday with the veterans trying to beat the heat in the morning and the freshmen and selected veterans moving indoors for the afternoon session. Anthony Jennings continues to see a larger role in... more »
  • Lane Kiffin not ready to move on from Alabama

    August 9, 2015 4:26 PM

    TUSCALOOSA, AL - Lane Kiffin is back for Year 2 as Alabama's offensive coordinator, despite being up for at least one NFL job. Kiffin faces a much different challenge this year with another search for a starting quarterback and no Amari Cooper. But for the Crimson Tide just having him... more »
  • LSU day 3 practice report Play Video

    August 8, 2015 11:56 PM

    BATON ROUGE - With just one day of split-squad practices remaining, things are starting to heat up for the LSU football team. Brandon Harris continued to show good form as he connected on several deep routes to Malachi Dupre, Travin Dural and D.J. Chark. The veterans practiced once... more »
  • LSU football arrives at camp Play Video

    August 6, 2015 12:34 AM

    Baton Rouge - The LSU Tigers reported for fall camp on Wednesday as Les Miles spoke with the media about starting his 11th season with the team. The subjects varied widely in Miles pre-camp press conference from the defensive line (Miles says he's not worried about the departures of... more »
  • Meet Chris Blair, the new voice of LSU Play Video

    August 3, 2015 12:03 AM

    Baton Rouge - It's not easy to replace a legend, but that's exactly what Chris Blair has signed up for as he takes over as the Voice of LSU beginning in the spring of 2016. Blair has been the voice of Georgia Southern for almost a decade, and will... more »
  • LSU at No. 13 in preseason coaches' poll

    July 30, 2015 12:07 PM

    BATON ROUGE - LSU football has ranked among the top 25 teams in the nation in the preseason Amway Coaches Poll for the 15th-straight season. The Tigers come in at position No. 13 on the poll with four of LSU's 12 opponents in the upcoming season making an appearance... more »
  • LSU projected to finish third in the SEC West

    July 17, 2015 7:25 AM

    HOOVER, AL.- Reporters predicting the Southeastern Conference were torn in the Western Division. Auburn was declared the favorite to win the overall title Thursday, but rival Alabama got the edge in the West. It's the first time that's happened. Auburn received 108 first-place votes to Alabama's 92, but the Crimson... more »
  • LSU's Miles expects quarterback play to improve Play Video

    July 16, 2015 2:00 PM

    HOOVER - LSU coach Les Miles said he expects the team's quarterback play to be "legitimately better" as it competes for a title in the difficult Southeastern Conference Western Division. Miles said Thursday that four suspended players - including quarterback Anthony Jennings - are still "going through a legal process"... more »
  • SEC commissioner: League leading the way on social issues

    July 13, 2015 2:31 PM

    HOOVER, AL - New Southeastern Conference Commissioner Greg Sankey used his first state-of-the-league address to praise the league for leading the way in athletics as well as on social issues, invoking the lyrics of a Bob Dylan song to make his point. Standing in front of three huge video screens... more »
  • Announced SEC games include 2 LSU night kickoffs

    June 18, 2015 5:28 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Game times and network designation of 32 Southeastern Conference football games, including a pair of nighttime kickoffs for the LSU Tigers, were announced Thursday on the SEC Network. The games are scheduled across ESPN, ESPN2, ESPNU and the SEC Network with additional selections to be determined... more »
  • SEC generates NCAA-record $455.8M in revenue for 2014-15

    May 29, 2015 4:21 PM

    DESTIN, FL - The powerful Southeastern Conference is now the NCAA's richest league. Thanks to the successful debut of the SEC Network, the conference generated an NCAA-record $455.8 million in revenue in 2014-15. The league's revenue was $309.6 million last year. The SEC will distribute $31.2 million to... more »
  • SEC wants 'level playing field' regarding camps, transfers

    May 26, 2015 6:36 PM

    DESTIN, FL - The Southeastern Conference wants a level playing field. Yep, the league that boasts seven consecutive national championships, resides in some of the country's most fertile recruiting grounds and has loads of history and fan support is complaining about being at a competitive disadvantage. SEC coaches and administrators... more »
  • LSU to host Oklahoma for 2016 hoops matchup

    May 14, 2015 3:59 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The Southeastern Conference and Big 12 announced Thursday that Oklahoma will travel to Baton Rouge in 2016 to face LSU. The Tigers and Sooners have met four times in the last 45 years with each side winning two games. This will be the first time the... more »
  • Former LSU football player charged in death of Georgia boy

    April 30, 2015 7:52 AM

    LAWRENCEVILLE, GA.- Police have charged a former Southeastern Conference football player with killing a 4-year-old boy. The Atlanta Journal Constitution reports 26-year-old Steven Terrence Singleton, a former football player at Buford High School in Georgia and a college player at LSU and University of South Carolina was booked Wednesday in... more »

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