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 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 2:28 PM
COLUMBIA, Mo. - Missouri football Coach Gary Pinkel has signed a new contract that boosts his annual salary above $3 million and extends his previous deal by three years. The new deal increases his guaranteed salary from $2.8 million to $3.1 million and boosts the total salary of his assistant... 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 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 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 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 1:51 PM
SEARCY, Ar. - Arkansas coach Bret Bielema says he expects a much-scrutinized proposal to prohibit snapping the ball until at least 10 seconds run off the 40-second play clock to pass when the NCAA playing rules oversight panel votes on March 6. Bielema, speaking to the media before a meeting... more »
February 18, 2014 10:44 PM
OXFORD, Ms. - Mississippi football players Denzel Nkemdiche and Robert Nkemdiche are being sued for $2 million after allegedly beating a man at a fraternity party last year. According to a complaint filed in Lafayette County Circuit Court on Friday, plantiff Matthew Baird claims Denzel Nkemdiche punched him from behind... 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 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 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 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 5, 2014 10:14 PM
COLLEGE STATION, Tx. - Texas A&M snapped a five-game losing streak with a 72-52 victory over Mississippi State on Wednesday night before 4,626 fans in Reed Arena. Jamal Jones led the Aggies with 20 points and fellow forward Kourtney Roberson followed with 14. The Aggies (13-9, 4-5 SEC) and Bulldogs... 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 29, 2014 4:53 PM
OXFORD, Ms. - Mississippi freshman defensive back Bobby Hill has been indefinitely suspended after being arrested and charged with sexual battery. The 19-year-old Hill was arrested by Oxford police on Tuesday, according to jail documents. Ole Miss coach Hugh Freeze said in a statement released through the school that he... 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 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 11:01 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 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 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 »
January 16, 2014 11:27 PM
COLUMBIA, MO - The LSU women's team made it back-to-back SEC wins as they beat Missouri on the road Thursday night 87-68.
The Tigers were led by Jeanne Kenney, who scored 30 points and grabbed five rebounds.
LSU now moves to an overall record of 14-3 (3-1 SEC)... more »
January 15, 2014 10:59 PM
OXFORD, MS - The LSU Tigers watched a late lead slip away at Ole Miss in regulation, and Rebels guard Marshall Henderson provided his usual flair as the Tigers lost to the Rebels 88-74 in overtime.
Henderson had 19 of his 25 points in the second half and overtime,... more »
January 15, 2014 6:52 PM
BATON ROUGE - The LSU Tigers get ready to face off against the Ole Miss Rebels and their prolific shooter Marshall Henderson.
While the sharp-shooter may be hard to contain on the perimeter, he's shown a knack for turning the ball over or, simply, missing shots inside the arc.... more »
January 14, 2014 2:33 PM
BATON ROUGE - After making a Sweet 16 run last year with only seven players available, at times, the Lady Tiger basketball team is relieved to see reliable depth finally back on the bench in 2014.
""This year having the depth is amazing," said senior forward Theresa Plaisance. "I... more »
January 13, 2014 11:13 PM
BATON ROUGE - The LSU men's basketball team ended a two-game losing streak by beating South Carolina Saturday, 71-68.
While it's tough giving up a starting lineup spot, the case could be made it's even harder to do for the State of Louisiana Mr. Basketball last year and a... more »
January 12, 2014 6:18 PM
BATON ROUGE - The LSU women's basketball team defeated Florida 82-68 Sunday afternoon as the Tigers bounced back from a loss last week.
Theresa Plaisance led the Tigers with 19 points and Danielle Ballard chipped in 14 points to go with 12 rebounds, as the Tigers never trailed in... more »
January 11, 2014 2:20 PM
COLUMBIA, SC - The LSU basketball team ended their two-game losing streak with a 71-68 win over the South Carolina Gamecocks Saturday afternoon.
Freshman forward Jarell Martin came off the bench to score 18 points and grab eight rebounds for the Tigers.
Jordan Mickey and Johnny O'Bryant III... more »
January 8, 2014 7:38 PM
DES MOINES, Ia. - Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad is following up on a friendly wager with Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal over the outcome of the Outback Bowl. LSU beat Iowa 21-14 on Jan. 1 in the Outback Bowl. Branstad says he is donating 100 pounds of Iowa ham to a... more »
January 8, 2014 3:11 PM
BATON ROUGE - WBRZ has learned offensive line coach Greg Studrawa has "left the program."
Sports Information Director Michael Bonnette confirmed Studrawa was no longer with the LSU football program to WBRZ Wednesday.
Studrawa stepped in as offensive coordinator in 2011, and was re-assigned to offensive line coach... more »
January 8, 2014 2:18 PM
KNOXVILLE, Tn. - A surprising first week of competition in the Southeastern Conference women's basketball team has left the league with no obvious front-runner. Tennessee and Kentucky, who have combined to win the conference's last four regular-season titles, lost their SEC home openers. Tennessee, the defending league champion, fell 80-77... more »
January 5, 2014 5:56 PM
NEW ORLEANS - Reigning Southeastern Conference scoring champion Theresa Plaisance, playing in her hometown, scored 15 points and grabbed 14 rebounds to power No. 16 Louisiana State to a 63-35 win over Tulane Sunday afternoon. Coming off an 80-77 win at No. 5 Tennessee Thursday, LSU (12-2, 1-0 SEC) has... more »
January 2, 2014 8:27 PM
KNOXVILLE, Tn. - The LSU Lady Tigers pulled off the 80-77 upset win over fifth-ranked Tennessee Thursday night.
The game was the SEC opener for both schools.
The win is the first for the program over the Lady Vols under former Tennessee player, and now LSU women's head... more »
January 2, 2014 3:10 PM
ST. PETERSBURG - Leonard Fournette, the number one overall prospect in the nation for the high school class of 2014, has pledged to play college football for the LSU Tigers next season.
The running back from New Orleans picked the Tigers over Alabama, Auburn, Texas A&M, Florida, USC, Michigan,... more »
January 2, 2014 2:23 PM
BATON ROUGE - Now that Les Miles has made LSU history by winning at least 10 games in four straight seasons, the coach will have start working on a 2014 roster that is full of uncertainty. The biggest changes will come on offense. The Tigers already knew they'd lose senior... more »
January 1, 2014 12:24 PM
TAMPA - The Tigers drove down the field on their first possession of the game, behind eight straight runs(most of them to sophomore running back Jeremy Hill) to eventually score on a two-yard quarterback keeper with freshman Anthony Jennings.
Jennings is in his first start as a Tiger QB.... more »
December 31, 2013 4:02 PM
TAMPA - Junior defensive lineman Ego Ferguson did not make the trip with his LSU teammates to the Outback Bowl, according to multiple media reports.
Ferguson was an All-SEC Honorable Mention after starting all 12 games at defensive tackle for the Tigers. The six-foot-three, 309-pound tackle registered five tackles... more »
December 30, 2013 7:12 PM
TAMPA - It's always tough breaking in a new quarterback, but thankfully for the LSU Tigers, they've had the bowl practice period to get Anthony Jennings accustomed to leading the Bayou Bengals onto the field.
The freshman from Marietta, Ga., is taking over at the signal caller spot in... more »
December 30, 2013 4:27 PM
BATON ROUGE - LSU has released a statement indicating Saturday's men's basketball game against Rhode Island has been moved to 4:30pm.
The Tigers were originally supposed to tipoff at 7pm.
The move was made in order for LSU and Saints fans to watch both games, as New Orleans'... more »
December 30, 2013 3:44 PM
ATLANTA - Tim Tebow has his next football job - talking about the sport on TV. The Heisman Trophy winner has been hired as a college football analyst for the new SEC Network, but says he still hopes to play quarterback in the NFL. ESPN, which runs the channel, announced... more »
December 28, 2013 11:08 PM
TAMPA - The LSU Tigers took a timeout from Outback Bowl practices Saturday evening to go...bowling.
LSU competed against Iowa for pregame bragging rights, and WBRZ Sports Director talked to LSU Head Coach Les Miles about the bowl experience and freshman quarterback Anthony Jennings.
For more, click on... more »
December 28, 2013 10:39 PM
BATON ROUGE - Jarell Martin got his first double-double of the season while carrying LSU to a 79-52 victory Saturday against McNeese State in a non-conference game. Martin finished with 14 points and a season-high 10 rebounds. He knocked down a pair of 3-pointers and made all four of his... more »
December 28, 2013 6:39 PM
BATON ROUGE - The LSU Tigers(8-2) took a week off before getting ready to match up against the McNeese State Cowboys(2-9).
However, the break doesn't always mean rust upon return to the court .
The Bayou Bengals believe they need to keep moving forward, even though they're only... more »
December 23, 2013 5:33 PM
IOWA CITY, Ia. - Iowa's preparation for the Outback Bowl against LSU is as much about the team's youngsters as it is about the Tigers. The Hawkeyes should be one of the most experienced teams in the Big Ten next season. But they'll still need three new starting linebackers, a... more »
December 23, 2013 2:14 PM
AUBURN, Al. - Auburn's Gus Malzahn is the Associated Press coach of the year. Malzahn received the honor Monday after directing one of the biggest turnarounds in college football history. He has led the second-ranked Tigers into the national championship game against No. 1 Florida State. They have gone from... more »
December 22, 2013 8:17 PM
COLLEGE STATION, Tx - Texas A&M suspended standout freshman linebacker Darian Claiborne after he was arrested on two drug possession charges. Claiborne was arrested Sunday on charges of possession of a dangerous drug and possession of less than two ounces of marijuana, according to the Brazos County Jail website. He... more »
December 21, 2013 7:17 PM
BATON ROUGE - The UAB Blazers came into Saturday's game leading the country in rebounds - while they did out-rebound LSU(48-39), it wouldn't matter as the Tigers cruised to the 86-63 win.
Leading all scorers was Johnny O'Bryant III with 17 points and five rebounds, Jordan Mickey added 12... more »
December 20, 2013 8:11 PM
RALEIGH, NC - The LSU women(9-2) had their seven-game win streak snapped Friday night, with a 89-79 loss at North Carolina State.
The game was their final contest before a ten-day break for the holidays.
Theresa Plaisance led all Lady Tiger scores with 18 points and also added... more »
December 20, 2013 6:46 PM
BIRMINGHAM, Al. - The Southeastern Conference fined four schools a combined $60,000 for violating league policies during the football season. Mississippi State and Mississippi were the hardest hit, with each school receiving a $25,000 fine. Mississippi State was fined for violating the league's artificial noisemaker policy a second time. The... more »
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 2:24 PM
BALTIMORE - Alabama's AJ McCarron has won the Johnny Unitas Golden Arm Award, given to the top senior quarterback in college football. McCarron completed 67 percent of his passes for 2,676 yards and 26 touchdowns for the fourth-ranked Crimson Tide (11-1). The other finalists were Clemson's Tajh Boyd, Fresno State's... more »
December 9, 2013 1:44 PM
ATLANTA - Auburn running back Tre Mason is the offensive player of the year, while Gus Malzahn claimed the coaching award on The Associated Press All-Southeastern Conference football team. The Tigers were rewarded on the team announced Monday after going from worst to first. Mason was a unanimous choice at... 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 »