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  • LSU softball avenges loss vs S. Alabama with 6-1 win

    April 23, 2014 10:35 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The LSU softball team lost to South Alabama in February 2-1, but the Tigers avenged that loss with a 6-1 blowout win at Tiger Park Wednesday night. LSU needed only seven hits to score six runs, two of which came in the first inning, and the... more »
  • LSU pitches second straight shutout, beats Tulane 6-0

    April 22, 2014 10:50 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The LSU pitching staff threw its second consecutive shutout and Tiger batters combined for 14 hits against Tulane's best pitcher as LSU topped the Green Wave 6-0 Tuesday night at Alex Box Stadium. Jake Fraley led the way for the Tiger batters, going 3-4 with 3... more »
  • LSU Wrestling founder Dale Ketelsen remembered by loved ones Play Video

    April 21, 2014 11:42 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Last month, Dale Ketelsen - a trailblazer in Louisiana wrestling and the founder of LSU's wrestling program in the 1960's - passed away in March, but his memory lives on through his family and pupils who said "Coach K" was truly one-of-a-kind. Below is his obituary:... more »
  • LSU's Breaux, gymnastics assistants, earn national honors

    April 21, 2014 10:45 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Following a banner season for the LSU gymnastics team, the Tigers earned a few more awards as head coach DD Breaux was named the national coach of the year. In addition, the National Association of Collegiate Gymnastics Coaches/Women named Jay Clark and Bob Moore, both Tigers... more »
  • Tulsa hires Missouri head coach Haith

    April 18, 2014 10:59 PM

    TULSA, Ok. - Tulsa has hired Frank Haith as its men's basketball coach after he spent the last three years at Missouri. The 48-year-old Haith said Friday that the move came quickly. He says he was contacted Thursday and got more and more interested, particularly by the school's upcoming move... more »
  • LSU falls to Ole Miss in Game 2, 5-1

    April 18, 2014 9:18 PM

    OXFORD, Ms. - The magic LSU had in Game One against Ole Miss wasn't present in the second game of the three-game series Saturday night, as the Tigers lost 5-1. Mississippi starting pitcher, and Madisonville native, pitched seven innings, only allowing one (unearned) run to the Tigers. LSU... more »
  • 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 »
  • 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 »
  • 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 »
  • 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 »
  • 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 »
  • 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 »
  • 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 »
  • 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 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-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 »
  • 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 »
  • 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 »
  • 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 »
  • Vols play their way from bubble to Sweet 16

    March 25, 2014 7:44 PM

    KNOXVILLE, Tn. - The do-or-die nature of the NCAA tournament is nothing new to Tennessee. Tennessee (24-12) has been playing with virtually no margin for error since late February after splitting its first 14 Southeastern Conference games. That made the Volunteers primed for the postseason once they earned an NCAA... 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 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 »
  • 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 »
  • 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 »
  • Florida Gators earn NCAA tournament overall #1 seed, 1 of 3 SEC teams in tourney

    March 17, 2014 12:12 AM

    AP - Virginia joined Florida, Wichita State and Arizona as a No. 1 seed Sunday when the selection committee announced the pairings for the NCAA tournament. The Cavaliers, widely considered a 2 or 3 seed in many mock-ups of the bracket, instead vaulted to the top of the East... 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 »
  • SEC to use instant replay in baseball postseason tournament

    March 13, 2014 7:36 PM

    BIRMINGHAM, Al. - The Southeastern Conference will use experimental instant replay rules during its conference baseball tournament in May. The NCAA Baseball Rules Committee approved the SEC's request to use replay Wednesday. Two other conferences - the West Coast Conference and the Atlantic Coast Conference - already gained approval to... 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 »
  • 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 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 »
  • Pinkel gets raise, extension at Missouri

    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 »
  • LSU Women's Basketball Loses 6th Straight, Limps into SEC Tourney

    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 »
  • Florida downs LSU 79-61 for 21st straight win

    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 »
  • Bouman impresses again, LSU downs Yale 3-0

    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 »
  • Lady Tigers fall on senior night

    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 »
  • LSU dominates A&M in SEC rematch, 68-49

    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 »
  • LSU baseball throttles Toledo, 15-1

    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 »
  • LSU baseball routs Virginia Tech, 9-0

    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 »
  • Bielema says expect slow-down proposal to pass

    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 »
  • Ole Miss football players sued after alleged fight

    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 »
  • Southeastern aims for upset Wednesday vs LSU Play Video

    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 »
  • LSU Softball Splits Doubleheader With Penn State

    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 »
  • LSU improves to 3-0 with big win over Grambling St.

    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 »
  • Welch helps #5 South Carolina top #19 LSU in Baton Rouge

    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 »
  • Arkansas downs LSU 81-70 in front of Clinton

    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 »
  • LSU wins season opener over UNO, 2-0

    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 »
  • LSU opens season tonight at Alex Box Stadium

    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 »
  • Texas A&M rallies past LSU 83-73

    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 »
  • LSU gets much-needed win at home vs Auburn

    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 »
  • LSU preps for first pitch on Friday Play Video

    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 »
  • Texas A&M downs Mississippi St 72-52

    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 »
  • O'Bryant III, Mickey take SEC honors

    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 »
  • #13 Kentucky tops #14 LSU 63-56

    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 »
  • Mickey registers double-double in LSU win over Arkansas, 88-74

    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 »
  • LSU baseball ranked #2 in USA Today Poll

    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 »
  • Ole Miss' Hill charged with sexual battery

    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 »
  • LSU basketball still set for 8pm Tuesday vs UK

    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 »
  • LSU "moving forward" with plans to play UK Tuesday night

    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 »
  • Tigers OC Cameron says he's staying put

    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 »
  • LSU Women's Basketball Holds off Ole Miss, Beats Rebels

    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 »
  • LSU Basketball Rallies, Falls at Alabama

    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 »
  • LSU too much for Missouri in the paint, wins 77-71

    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 »
  • O'Bryant the catalyst for LSU's offense Play Video

    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 »
  • Lady Tigers fall at Vanderbilt, 79-70

    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 »
  • Record 98 underclassmen eligible for NFL Draft

    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 »
  • Tigers back on right track, win 81-58

    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 »

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