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  • LSU doesn't score in the 4th, loses to Auburn 18-13

    September 24, 2016 4:47 PM

    AUBURN – Daniel Carlson kicked six field goals and Auburn beat No. 18 LSU 18-13 on Saturday night after officials ruled Danny Etling's apparent last-gasp scoring pass came after time expired. Etling rolled to his right and found D.J. Shark on a 15-yard pass, setting off a celebration by LSU... more »
  • LSU's home game against Mizzou to be televised on SEC Network

    September 19, 2016 3:33 PM

    BATON ROUGE - LSU's next home football game will be televised on SEC Network, the university announced Monday. The Tigers face Missouri at home on October 1 at 6:30 p.m. following an away game at Auburn on September 24th at 5 p.m. The Auburn game is on ESPN. ... more »
  • LSU enrollment largely holds steady despite turbulent summer

    September 10, 2016 12:46 PM

    BATON ROUGE - A tumultuous Baton Rouge summer hasn't made a sizable dent in enrollment on LSU's campus, calming previous concerns the student count could plummet. The Advocate reports that when the fall semester opened, enrollment was down almost 10 percent - about 2,600 students - from last year. That... more »
  • Flooding causes drop in RVs at LSU game Play Video

    September 10, 2016 12:12 AM

    BATON ROUGE- If you're planning on tailgating for LSU's home opener tomorrow, you might notice something different in the RV lots. Several tiger fans lost their tailgating homes in last month's historic flooding. Fans told us the lack of RVs was obvious on Friday. "There's usually around 50 to 60... more »
  • LSU fan rescues drowning Milwaukee fan Play Video

    September 6, 2016 11:39 PM

    MILWAUKEE - A lot of LSU fans would probably rather forget about Saturday's game against Wisconsin, but one Milwaukee man will never forget what a quick thinking Tiger fan did for him after the game. According to WISN , Louisiana National Guard Col. John Dunlap, his wife Jill and... more »
  • Chris Blair ready for LSU season-opener as new 'Voice of the Tigers' Play Video

    September 1, 2016 7:45 PM

    BATON ROUGE – Chris Blair has only been living in Baton Rouge for nine months, but he has been busy getting ready for the biggest play-by-play of the year as the new "Voice of the Tigers." Blair is filling the shoes of a broadcast legend, but has had plenty... more »
  • Derrius Guice discusses past, future with LSU Play Video

    August 7, 2016 12:13 AM

    BATON ROUGE - When Derrius Guice spoke Friday about the growth in maturity on this year's LSU football team, he could have been talking about himself. "I had to realize everything wasn't centered around me," Guice said, speaking to the media for the first time in his sophomore seaon.... more »
  • Ties that bind: Alex and Renee Lange Play Video

    June 27, 2016 12:09 AM

    BATON ROUGE - Renee Lange adopted her son Alex when he was 1 day old: the adoption was a such a surpise, Renee didn't have a crib for baby Alex and he slept in a dresser drawer the first night he was home. It was love at first sight... more »
  • LSU barring opponents' bands from performing at halftime

    June 11, 2016 4:02 PM

    BATON ROUGE - A new LSU policy is barring opponents' marching bands from performing at halftime of football games at Tiger Stadium. LSU athletic department spokesman Michael Bonnette says the school adopted the policy last season to address safety concerns. He says the field's sidelines aren't large enough to accommodate... more »
  • Bell hits 2 HRs, LSU beats Georgia in WCWS elimination game

    June 5, 2016 5:57 PM

    OKLAHOMA CITY - Bianka Bell hit two home runs and LSU beat Georgia 4-1 on Sunday in an elimination game at the Women's College World Series. Bell hit a two-run homer in the first inning and a solo homer in the fifth for the Tigers (52-17). Carley Hoover pitched a... more »
  • LSU men's golf currently 4th at NCAA championships, need to finish top 8 to advance

    May 30, 2016 12:53 AM

    EUGENE, OR – LSU took another step toward defending its national championship on Sunday by making the 54-hole cut at the 2016 NCAA Division I Men’s Golf Championships as the Tigers posted a team score of 3-over par 283 in the third round for a three-day total of 11-over par... more »
  • LSU baseball claims 5th seed at SEC Tourney

    May 21, 2016 8:46 PM

    BATON ROUGE – LSU baseball fell to the top-ranked Florida Gators in Game 3, but not before securing the series in a game two win against their SEC opponent. The Tigers claimed the series with a 7-3 victory over Florida in game two. The Gators struck back in game... more »
  • Going to Lambeau? The odds aren't in your favor Play Video

    May 17, 2016 5:44 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The LSU Tigers will head north to begin the 2017 season. Many Tigers faithful hope to join them, but that's going to prove to be a difficult and pricey venture. Director of Ticket Operations Tim Messa told News 2's Brittany Weiss 20,000 LSU fans have already... more »
  • LSU baseball sweeps Tennessee to finish series

    May 15, 2016 10:14 PM

    KNOXVILLE – The LSU baseball team finished with a full sweep against SEC opponent Tennessee Sunday afternoon. With the 10-7 win in game three, the Tigers extended its winning streak to eight games and improved to 36-16 overall season record (17-10 in Southeastern Conference play). Rightfielder Antoine Duplantis... more »
  • LSU baseball continues win streak with game two win over Tennessee

    May 14, 2016 9:04 PM

    BATON ROUGE – The LSU Tigers baseball team continued its winning streak Saturday, topping Tennessee 11-3 in game two of the series. The Tigers have won seven straight games, with five consecutive SEC contests. LSU baseball improved to 35-16 overall and 16-10 in Southeaster Conference play. The Tigers... more »
  • LSU softball to settle split series Sunday

    May 8, 2016 3:24 PM

    BATON ROUGE – No. 13 LSU softball was able to shutout the Washington Huskies 6-0 in Game one of the Saturday double header in Tiger Park. Hours later the Huskies would get their revenge, defeating the Tigers 9-4. The two teams set off to settle the series at... more »
  • Tigers open series against Arkansas Friday night in The Box

    May 6, 2016 10:02 AM

    BATON ROUGE - No. 13 LSU will open a three-game SEC series against the Arkansas Razorbacks at 7 p.m. in Alex Box Stadium Friday night. Game 2 of the series starts at 6:30 p.m. Saturday, and Game 3 begins at 1 p.m. Sunday. Audio of the game will... more »
  • LSU softball sweeps Arkansas, Tigers earn 1,000th win

    May 2, 2016 12:31 AM

    FAYETTEVILLE, AR – Coming off of a dramatic victory to claim the series Saturday night, the No. 12 LSU softball team left little doubt on Sunday as the Tigers scored three runs in the first three innings and exploded for six more in the sixth to earn a sweep of... more »
  • LSU Softball claims series with comeback win

    April 30, 2016 11:23 PM

    FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. – Down four runs with just two innings to play, LSU softball rallied to score five runs to take the comeback win against the Arkansas Razorbacks, 5-4. After stealing the second game, the Tigers wrapped up the series in Arkansas in just a matter of hours. In... more »
  • LSU baseball drops series at Ole Miss

    April 30, 2016 11:20 PM

    OXFORD, Miss. – The LSU Tigers were only able to put up 2 runs in Saturday's loss to Ole Miss in Oxford. The Tigers drop to 28-16 overall and 11-10 in the Southeastern Conference. In an interview after the game, LSU head coach Paul Mainieri was clearly frustrated.... more »
  • Bossier Parish deputy, former Tiger leaves department to join pro baseball team

    April 28, 2016 4:38 PM

    BOSSIER PARISH - The Bossier Parish Sheriff's Office bid farewell to a deputy who has signed a contract to become a professional baseball player. Thursday was Randy Ziegler's final day on the job. He's headed to Nebraska to play for the Lincoln Saltdogs, a minor league team of the... more »
  • LSU takes game 3 over No. 6 Mississippi State

    April 24, 2016 6:22 PM

    BATON ROUGE, La. – The Tigers used 12 hits to score 11 runs and take Game 3 of the Southeastern Conference series over Mississippi State, 11-8, Sunday afternoon in Alex Box Stadium, Skip Bertman Field. With the win, No. 5 LSU improved to 27-13 on the year and 10-8... more »
  • Tigers Get Defensive in 2-0 Win Over Gamecocks

    April 24, 2016 5:37 PM

    BATON ROUGE – A pair of runs would be all the No. 14 LSU softball team would need to score in the finale of its SEC series on Sunday, as some defensive stops and a solid pitching performance from freshman Sydney Smith in the circle proved to be the difference... more »
  • LSU gymnastics ends historic 2016 season

    April 21, 2016 7:07 PM

    BATON ROUGE- After LSU gymnastics Ashleigh Gnat finished the final vault in The Tigers’ 2016 season, it not only earned her a Super Six score of 9.95, but it also solidified the team’s national runner-up performance. The team’s season was a perfect 10 for the record books. A look back... more »
  • LSU softball to host Northwestern Wednesday

    April 20, 2016 1:18 PM

    BATON ROUGE- The LSU softball team is set to host the Northwestern State Lady Demons on Wednesday afternoon at Tiger Park. The game is the first of five consecutive home games for The Tigers. LSU returns home after claiming a major win over the SEC series this past weekend at... more »
  • Recapping LSU gym's 2nd place finish at nationals Play Video

    April 18, 2016 12:15 AM

    BATON ROUGE - The LSU Tigers weren't phased by their 5th place standing midway through the Super 6: instead, they did a fashion show. The Tigers used the house music to take the stress off as they sashayed, shook off any nerves and finished with a 49.4625 and a... more »
  • LSU softball heads to Southeastern Wednesday

    April 13, 2016 4:10 PM

    BATON ROUGE- The LSU softball team will head to Southeastern Wednesday to begin a four-game stretch on the road. The Lady Tigers will take on the Southeastern Lady Lions at 6 p.m. at North Oak Park in Hammond. The Tigers go into the game from looking to come back from... more »
  • Kentucky takes game 1 against LSU softball

    April 9, 2016 9:01 PM

    BATON ROUGE – After a no hitter for nearly seven innings, No. 16 Kentucky Wildcats finally put one run on the board to defeat No. 8 LSU 1-0 Saturday at Tiger Park. LSU’s Carley Hoover halted the Kentucky bats for most of the day, striking out 10 and walking... more »
  • LSU falls to Vanderbilt 9-7 in game 3

    April 9, 2016 8:52 PM

    BATON ROUGE – No. 14 LSU dropped the final game of the SEC series to Vanderbilt 9-7 Saturday in Alex Box. Vanderbilt rightfielder Jeren Kendall knocked a three-run homer in the eighth inning, erasing a 7-6 deficit and putting his team on top. LSU falls to 21-10 on... more »
  • LSU softball can't sweep, falls to Georgia, 3-1

    April 3, 2016 8:32 PM

    ATHENS – The No. 8 LSU softball was unable to clinch the sweep against No. 10 Georgia Bulldogs in Athens Sunday. Looking for another comeback like on Friday, the Tigers couldn’t get a timely hit and ended up stranding eight on base. Despite Sunday’s loss, LSU coach... more »
  • LSU baseball vs Auburn postponed, doubleheader Saturday

    April 1, 2016 3:52 PM

    BATON ROUGE – According to a tweet from Auburn Baseball, Friday’s game against LSU has been postponed due to rain. The official Auburn Twitter account said Friday’s game will be moved to a double header on Saturday at 1 p.m. Game two will start 30 minutes after the first... 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 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 softball drops series with loss to Texas A&M

    March 20, 2016 6:02 PM

    COLLEGE STATION – A big rally late in the game was not enough to for No. 4 LSU softball to defeat No. 11 Texas A&M. The final score of the game was 9-5 in Texas A&M's favor. Down by six points, the Tigers rallied four runs in the top... more »
  • LSU loses both games in doubleheader against Alabama

    March 19, 2016 9:04 PM

    BATON ROUGE – The LSU Tigers baseball team lost 4-3 against the University of Alabama in game two of a doubleheader at Alex Box Stadium Saturday night. The Crimson Tide kept the Tigers scoreless while putting up six runs to start the SEC series open earlier in the day.... more »
  • LSU softball evens series with 6-1 win over Aggies

    March 19, 2016 8:54 PM

    COLLEGE STATION, TX. – Looking to bounce back after dropping the opener Friday, the No. 4 LSU softball team produced a pair of multiple-run frames and scored in four straight innings Saturday, getting a gem from Allie Walljasper in the circle to defeat the No. 11 Texas A&M Aggies 6-1... more »
  • LSU softball sets records in 30-8 win over Louisiana Tech

    March 15, 2016 11:47 PM

    RUSTON, LA - In the first road test for the No. 4 LSU softball team, the Tigers started well by scoring multiple runs in each of the first five innings, but nothing would compare to the end result as the Tigers set a host of team and individual school records... more »
  • LSU basketball elects to not participate in postseason

    March 13, 2016 7:32 PM

    BATON ROUGE – Johnny Jones announced Sunday that LSU basketball will not participate in a post season tournament this year. “We will be able to utilize this time to get better and start preparations for next season. We fell short of the mark of getting to the NCAA Tournament;... 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 »
  • Blakeney scores 22, LSU beats Tennessee 84-75 at SEC tourney

    March 11, 2016 5:57 PM

    NASHVILLE - Antonio Blakeney led five Tigers in double figures with 22 points, and No. 4 seed LSU beat 12th-seeded Tennessee 84-75 Friday in the Southeastern Conference Tournament quarterfinals. The Tigers likely need to win this tournament to give freshman star Ben Simmons a chance to play in the NCAA... 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 rallies to finish sweep of Fordham with 10-7 game 3 win

    March 6, 2016 12:46 AM

    BATON ROUGE, LA – Trailing 7-3, sixth-ranked LSU used a seven-run seventh inning to defeat Fordham 10-7 and sweep the series Saturday evening at Alex Box Stadium, Skip Bertman Field. In the first game of the day, the Tigers posted a 15-1 victory over the Rams. LSU improved... more »
  • LSU's Simmons ineligible for college basketball's top award

    March 6, 2016 12:44 AM

    LEXINGTON, KY - LSU says that freshman Ben Simmons is ineligible for the John R. Wooden Award that will be presented to the nation's top player. The 15-player list of men's finalists was released Saturday minus the 6-foot-10 forward, who entered Saturday's 94-77 loss at No. 22 Kentucky averaging 19.7... more »
  • No. 4 LSU Gymnastics Posts Season High in Win Over No. 3 Alabama

    March 5, 2016 12:09 AM

    BATON ROUGE – For the third consecutive week the fourth-ranked LSU gymnastics team tallied a season-high score to crush No. 3 Alabama, 197.925-196.225, in front of a record crowd of 13,296 in a sold out Maravich Center Friday night. LSU improved to 10-2 overall and a league best... more »
  • Chris Blair makes his debut as The Voice of the Tigers Play Video

    February 29, 2016 2:13 AM

    BATON ROUGE - He's not even two weeks in, but the new Voice of the Tigers Chris Blair has had an eventful debut with LSU baseball. From an extra innings walk-off thriller for LSU on opening night to a 12-11 shootout in Beaumont vs Lamar, he's experienced a range... more »
  • LSU defeats Cincinnati 12-4; Sweeps opening series of 2016 season

    February 21, 2016 8:56 PM

    BATON ROUGE, La. – Fifth-ranked LSU blasted four home runs and collected 10 hits Sunday to defeat Cincinnati, 12-4, and sweep the series at Alex Box Stadium, Skip Bertman Field. LSU improved to 3-0, while Cincinnati dropped to 0-3 ton conclude the opening weekend of the 2016 season. ... more »
  • Lange in control with game two shutout for LSU

    February 20, 2016 6:54 PM

    BATON ROUGE –LSU’s Alex Lange is back and back in control. The Tigers ace looked sharp in the first start of his sophomore season, striking out 9 and giving up just 1 hit in 6.2 innings as LSU beat Cincinnati 4-0 Saturday afternoon at Alex Box Stadium. Jake... more »
  • Avery Johnson returns to Baton Rouge coaching for the opposing team Play Video

    February 17, 2016 11:54 PM

    BATON ROUGE - A New Orleans native came home to Baton Rouge Wednesday evening, coaching for an opposing team. Avery Johnson is a New Orleans native, and a former Southern Jaguars' basketball player. Now he is coaching for the Alabama Crimson Tide. The Tide faced off with the LSU Tigers... more »
  • Simmons, Quarterman lead LSU over No. 15 Texas A&M, 76-71

    February 13, 2016 3:19 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Ben Simmons had 16 points, 11 rebounds, and seven assists, and LSU defeated No. 15 Texas A&M 76-71 on Saturday, dropping the Aggies to their fourth straight loss. Craig Victor scored 16 points and Keith Hornsby added 15 for the Tigers (16-9, 9-3 Southeastern Conference), who remained... more »
  • Statue of 'Pistol Pete' clears another hurdle

    February 8, 2016 10:00 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The LSU Athletic Hall-of-Fame gave its approval on building a Pete Maravich statue to honor the hoops legend. Two weeks ago, the LSU revised its policies so a monument to "The Pistol" could be built. Otherwise, Maravich would have been inelgible since he didn't accrue enough... more »
  • Stage set for LSU to have a big National Signing Day

    February 3, 2016 8:48 AM

    BATON ROUGE- In a few hours the LSU football team will find out what players it has to work with next season. Colleges across the country will spend the entire day tracking prospective players, hoping their program ends up at the top of the players list. Many college football analysts... more »
  • Hield, Cousins help No. 1 Oklahoma hold off LSU, 77-75

    January 30, 2016 6:00 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Buddy Hield made seven of his eight 3-pointers in the second half on his way to a 32-point performance, Isaiah Cousins hit a go-ahead jumper with 4 seconds left and No. 1 Oklahoma overcame a 14-point deficit to escape with a 77-75 victory over LSU on Saturday.... more »
  • Brett Favre to be headline speaker at LSU Football Coaches Clinic

    January 30, 2016 3:30 PM

    BATON ROUGE – The LSU Tigers are getting the help from some NFL star power over the off season. National Football League star and Gulfport native Brett Favre will be the headline speaker at the LSU Football Coaches Clinic, according to LSU Football spokesperson Michael Bonnette. Excited... 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 wins GameDay Recycling Challenge

    January 26, 2016 7:13 AM

    BATON ROUGE- LSU led the nation in recycling during the college football season, with 86,400 pounds. Tammy Millican, assistant director for facility and property oversight, says the results of the GameDay Recycling Challenge show that LSU also led the Southeastern Conference in tons recycled per capita. Ninety-nine colleges and universities... more »
  • Zachary QB Lindsey Scott receives LSU offer; weighs decision Play Video

    January 20, 2016 10:27 PM

    ZACHARY, LA - Since decommitting from Syracuse Sunday, Zachary Quarterback Lindsey Scott has been a busy recruit. Several Power 5 schools have extended an offer to the Louisiana Gatorade Player of the year like Maryland and Rutgers. But the biggest splash of them all has been LSU extending an... more »
  • Beckwith, White will return to LSU for senior year

    January 18, 2016 3:14 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Two defensive stars for the Tigers, linebacker Kendell Beckwith and cornerback/return specialist Tre'Davious White, will return to LSU for their senior year. Head football coach Les Miles said he knows this wasn't an easy decision for either player to make. "These guys took their time,... more »
  • Gators rally past Tigers 53-45

    January 17, 2016 4:23 PM

    GAINSVILLE, Fla. - Eleanna Christinaki scored 15 points and No. 20 Florida rallied in the fourth quarter to defeat LSU 53-45 on Sunday despite horrendous foul shooting. The Gators (15-3, 3-2 SEC) trailed 38-33 entering the fourth quarter but Ronni Williams made two layups and Christinaki had a 3-pointer... more »
  • Leonard Fournette claims NCAA rushing title

    January 12, 2016 11:57 AM

    BATON ROUGE- Even after LSU's football season has ended, Leonard Fournette continues to impress. The standout sophomore was named the 2015 NCAA rushing champion after racking up an average of 162.8 yards per game this season. Fournette's most recent achievement makes him the first player in LSU history to lead... more »
  • No. 13 Texas A&M women pull away from LSU 53-35

    January 10, 2016 6:26 PM

    BATON ROUGE - Courtney Walker scored 21 points and No. 13 Texas A&M took control in the second half to defeat LSU 53-35 on Sunday. The Aggies (12-4, 2-1 SEC) trailed 8-4 after one quarter and 19-15 at the half but blitzed the Tigers (7-9, 1-2) in the third quarter.... more »
  • Suspect arrested in Tigerland bar stabbing

    January 7, 2016 1:03 PM

    PRAIRIEVILLE - Members of a U. S. Marshals Task Force arrested the man Thursday suspected of stabbing an LSU Tigers football player during a Tigerland bar fight. Police said 20-year-old Jamal Joseph Vaughn of Gonzales faces aggravated second-degree battery charges for the Jan. 5 stabbing at Reggie's bar. ... more »
  • LSU women's hoops falls short against Samford 47-44

    December 28, 2015 11:49 PM

    BATON ROUGE - The Lady Tiger women’s basketball team closed out their non-league schedule with a 47-44 loss to Samford Monday evening at the Maravich Center. Senior Anne Pedersen led LSU’s efforts with a career-high 15 points. LSU falls to 6-7 on the year and Samford improved to 8-6.... more »

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