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Tigers drop game one of doubleheader to No. 5 South Carolina

LSU and AJ Labas were seemingly in control for much of the first game of a seven inning doubleheader against No. 5 South Carolina on Saturday, April 17. However, things quickly changed in the top of the seventh inning when the Gamecocks scored four runs on four hits to take a 4-2 win.

AP Source: LSU’s Fargas in negotiations to be Aces president

REPORT: LSU point guard enters NCAA transfer portal

Marceaux brilliant in Tigers 5-1 win over South Carolina

LSU women’s basketball head coach Nikki Fargas steps down

LSU lands the No. 1 tight end in the country for 2022 class

One and Done: LSU G Cam Thomas declaring for 2021 NBA Draft

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AP sources: NCAA dumps requirement that transfers sit a year

Coach Orgeron breaks down QB snap counts for the LSU spring game

Coach O looks forward to seeing crowd for LSU Spring Game

McNeese postpones home softball game vs. LSU

QB TJ Finley looks for consistency in Year 2 with LSU

Will Wade lands Missouri transfer Xavier Pinson

LSU drops third game of series to Kentucky 13-4

The LSU Tigers were pummeled in the third game of the series against the Kentucky Wildcats 13-4. The Wildcats (20-9, 6-6 SEC) scored 13 runs on 13 hits on Sunday, April 11.

LSU forward Darius Days to enter name into 2021 NBA Draft

On Friday, April 9 junior forward Darius Days took to Instagram to announce his intentions to enter the draft.

LSU WR Ja’Marr Chase invited to NFL Draft

LSU wide receiver is one of only a few players invited to attend the NFL Draft in Cleveland when it kicks off on April 29.

  LSU football employee files $50M lawsuit against board of supervisors, Les Miles, and others

Sharon Lewis, LSU’s associate athletic director of football recruiting, has filed a $50 million lawsuit against her current employer alleging years of harassment for attempting to report sexual misconduct allegations during her tenure at LSU.

‘Thank you for an amazing three years’ LSU guard Javonte Smart declares for NBA Draft

LSU sophomore Trendon Watford declaring for 2021 NBA Draft

QB Eli Holstein pulls in LSU offer before ever taking a varsity snap

LSU’s QB battle continues with spring game getting closer

LSU takes down in-state foe, McNeese State, 14-1

  LSU head football coach Ed Orgeron issues statement to La. Senate committee, will not testify in person

LSU pitcher Hill out for remainder of 2021 season

LSU starting pitcher Jaden Hill, a projected top five pick in this year’s upcoming 2021 MLB Draft, will miss the remainder of the 2021 season.

LSU gymnastics advances to NCAA Championship

No. 3 LSU gymnastics is advancing to the 2021 NCAA Championships for the 31st time in school history.

LSU falls to 1-8 in SEC play after being swept by No. 1 Vanderbilt

The LSU Tigers have fallen to 1-8 in Southeastern Conference play after being swept for the second time this season by the No. 1 ranked team in the nation.

No. 25 LSU struggles in 13-1 loss to No. 1 Vanderbilt

No. 25 LSU got off to a rough start to begin the weekend series against No. 1 Vanderbilt in the third weekend of Southeastern Conference play.

Tigers host 2021 LSU Pro Day for 9 former players

All 32 teams from the NFL were represented at LSU’s 2021 Pro Day at the Charles McClendon Practice Facility. A total of nine former Tigers participated in the pro day.

‘He’s our best pass rusher inside right now’ - Orgeron says freshman DL Maason Smith has chance to start in fall

LSU head coach Ed Orgeron had lots of good things to say about true freshman defensive lineman Maason Smith. The 6-foot-6, 312-pounder from Terrebonne will wear No. 0 for the Tigers.

LSU explodes for 11 runs in win over South Alabama

No. 25 LSU got back on track offensively as the Tigers erupted for 11 runs on nine hits to take down South Alabama, 11-1, on Tuesday, March 30.

Max Johnson taking first-team reps at QB for LSU

Johnson was 2-0 as a starter in 2020

LSU baseball remains ranked in one poll, falls out of top 25 in 3 others

After being swept by Tennessee over the weekend for just the second time since 2008, the LSU baseball team has dropped out of the top 25 in three national polls.

Arch Manning receives 5-star ranking from Rivals

Manning has passed for 4,330 yards and 55 touchdowns in two seasons at Newman

LSU 2022 QB commit Walker Howard named Elite 11 finalist

Elite 11 is the best junior quarterbacks in the country

Tennessee takes the series with walk-off HR in the eleventh

The second game of the series between No. 14 LSU and No. 9 Tennessee has been suspended due to severe weather in the ninth inning with the Tigers leading 8-7.

Elton native Al Woods signs one-year deal with Seahawks

Former Elton Indian and LSU Tiger Al Woods is headed back to Seattle for the third time in his career. On Friday, NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported that Woods, a defensive lineman, and the Seahawks agreed to a one-year $3 million deal. The deal also includes a $750,000 signing bonus.

No. 14 LSU struggles on the road to No. 9 Tennessee

The No. 14 ranked LSU Tigers went on the road to Knoxville, Tennessee and struggled at the plate against the No. 9 ranked Volunteers.

REPORT: Bucs re-sign former LSU RB Fournette

The Tampa Buccaneers are re-signing former LSU running back Leonard Fournette to a 1-year deal worth $3.25 million with a chance to make $4 million including incentives according to NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport.

LSU’s players look forward to much better season

LSU is moving along in its second week of spring practice and how the quarterback competition plays out between now and the season opener against UCLA on September 4 will be very interesting.

Orgeron tries to right the wrongs of the LSU defense

LSU has conducted 5 of their 15 total practices in the spring

LSU receives commitment from 4-star DT Tygee Hill of Edna Karr

LSU has received a commitment from Louisiana native Tygee Hill, a four-star defensive tackle out of Edna Karr in New Orleans, for the class of 2022.

LSU vs Tulane baseball game canceled, will not be rescheduled

The LSU vs. Tulane baseball game originally scheduled for 6 p.m. Tuesday, March 23 has been canceled.

Thomas & Smart 57 points not enough to take down No. 1 seed Michigan

Still dancing in the NCAA Tournament as the No. 8 seeded LSU Tigers have survived and advanced to the Round of 32 and will be taking on the No. 1 seeded Michigan Wolverines in the East Region.

LSU looking to continue upset trend in March Madness against Michigan

No. 8 LSU vs. No. 1 Michigan

No. 19 LSU avoids sweep with 8-3 win over No. 3 Mississippi State

The No. 19 ranked LSU Tigers finally got the bats going as they avoided the sweep against No. 3 Mississippi State. The Tigers scored 8 runs on 7 hits including two home runs for LSU as they defeated the Bulldogs 8-3.

Tigers dominate Bonnies in the first round of NCAA Tournament

The No. 8 seed LSU Tigers will be taking on the No. 9 seed St. Bonaventure Bonnies in the first round of the 2021 NCAA Tournament tip-off is scheduled for 12:45 p.m.

Bulldogs pitching cools down Tigers bats in 6-1 win to open SEC play

The No. 10 ranked LSU Tigers open Southeastern Conference play against No. 2 Mississippi State in Alex Box Stadium, Skip Bertman Field.

Myles Brennan battles for LSU starting QB job after healing from bizarre abdominal injury

The battle for LSU’s starting quarterback job is underway but may not be decided until late August and while Max Johnson got the first snaps of spring, fifth-year Tiger Myles Brennan hasn’t gone anywhere.

LSU QB battle will continue until the fall

Myles Brennan, Max Johnson, TJ Finley, and Garrett Nussmeier are all vying for QB1

LSU provides update on spring football, including times for pro day and spring game

LSU held its first practice of spring football on Tuesday, March 16, will have its pro day in the morning on March 31, and play the National L Club Spring Game on in the afternoon on Saturday, April 17.

LSU prepares to face St. Bonaventure in first round of NCAA Tournament

LSU head coach Will Wade held his official NCAA news conference Wednesday, March 17, for Saturday’s matchup featuring the No. 8 Tigers facing the No. 9 St. Bonaventure Bonnies in the first round of the NCAA Tournament.

  ‘That was sickening to hear’: Orgeron comments on investigation into sexual assault reporting at LSU

LSU head football coach Ed Orgeron spoke Tuesday, March 16, about the Title IX investigation into sexual assault reporting at the university.

LSU holds first practice of 2021 spring football

LSU head coach Ed Orgeron says he’s hopeful big crowds will return to college football this fall because his players work hard and they deserve it. However, there’s plenty of work to put in between now and then.

  Oregon State to meet on possible discipline to former LSU President F. King Alexander

Former LSU President F. King Alexander faces the prospect of discipline, including potential termination on how he handled things while at LSU.

Myles Brennan the favorite to land LSU’s starting QB gig

Brennan started three games in 2020 before suffering a season-ending injury

2 former LSU Tigers headed to Patriots

Two former LSU Tigers are headed to the New England Patriots

LSU baseball moves up in national polls after going 5-0

The LSU Tigers have moved up in national polls after winning all five of its games last week, including a weekend sweep of Texas-San Antonio in which they needed two walk-off hits in extra innings.

No. 21 Tigers walk-off the Roadrunners in extras to sweep the series

The No. 21 ranked LSU Tigers once again needed extra innings to take down the University of Texas San Antonio to sweep the series.

BOOT UP! LSU men’s basketball headed to NCAA Tournament

The LSU men’s basketball team is going back to the dance.

Tigers come up short as Alabama takes SEC Tournament title 80-79

The LSU Tigers trailing 80-79 with 7.3 seconds left had three shots to at the game winning basket and a chance to win their first Southeastern Conference Tournament Championship since 1980, but the shot wouldn’t fall.

Jordan Thompson’s walk-off HR lifts No. 21 LSU past UTSA in extras

Freshman Jordan Thompson launched a walk-off solo home run to left-center to give the Tigers a 10-9 win in thirteen innings.

LSU takes down Arkansas, advances to SEC Tournament Championship game

The LSU men’s basketball team will look to improve their resume for the NCAA Tournament as they take on the No. 2 seeded Arkansas Razorbacks in the semifinals of the Southeastern Conference Tournament.

LSU Tigers hold off Ole Miss 76-73, advance to semifinals of SEC Tournament

The LSU Tigers opened up the Southeastern Conference Tournament with a 76-73 win over Ole Miss in the the quarterfinals on Friday, March 12 at the Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, Tennessee.

No. 21 LSU rallies in the bottom of the eighth inning to take game one against UTSA

The No. 21 ranked LSU Tigers rallied in the bottom of the eighth inning and scored two runs on a fielders choice by Gavin Dugas to give the Tigers a 3-1 win over the University of Texas San Antonio.

REPORT: LSU two-sport athlete Maurice Hampton Jr. enters transfer portal

LSU football and baseball player Maurice Hampton has entered the NCAA Transfer Portal, according to reports.

Morgan’s bat stays hot as No. 21 LSU shuts out UNO, 5-0

Freshman first baseman Tre’ Morgan’s bat continued to stay hot as No. 21 LSU shut out the University of New Orleans at Maestri Field on Wednesday, March 10.

  KU to pay Les Miles settlement of $1.9M following termination, parts ways with AD Jeff Long

Kansas will pay former head football coach Les Miles nearly $2 million in monthly payments following his termination Monday.

REPORT: Saints expected to release former LSU LB Kwon Alexander

In a move that would save the team more than $13 million against the salary cap, the Saints are expected to release former LSU linebacker Kwon Alexander after just half a season in New Orleans, according to a report by Ian Rapoport.

LSU makes schedule change to baseball weekend

No. 21 LSU will not be facing Baylor on Saturday, March 13, as the original baseball schedule indicated. The Tigers will instead host UTSA.

Tre’ Morgan helps lead No. 21 LSU over Texas Southern

LSU freshman Tre’ Morgan had a monster night at the plate as he helped lead the No. 21 Tigers over Texas Southern, 10-4, on Tuesday, March 9.

Three Tigers earn All-SEC Honors, Arkansas guard Moody named SEC Freshman of the Year

The Southeastern Conference (SEC) announced their postseason coaches awards on Tuesday, March 9. Three LSU Tigers earned All-SEC Honors and Arkansas guard Moses Moody, not LSU’s Cam Thomas won Freshman of the Year.

LSU target Jacoby Mathews receives elite 5-star status

Mathews is being recruited to play safety in college

Trio of Tigers land All-SEC honors by USA Today Network

A trio of LSU Tigers have landed on USA Today Sports Network All-SEC team. A group of 11 writers who cover SEC teams for the network announced the honors on Monday, March 9.

LSU adds new member to off-field football staff

LSU football has added a familiar name to those who follow Louisiana high school football to their off-field football staff.

LSU baseball to take part in 2022 Shriners Hospital College Classic

LSU baseball will return to the Shriners Hospital for Children College Classic in 2022.

Les Miles’ attorney issues statement; calls administrative leave ‘disturbing and unfair’

The attorney for former LSU head football coach Les Miles released a statement calling Kansas’ decision to place Miles on administrative leave ‘disturbing and unfair’

No. 11 LSU shuts out Oral Roberts 12-0 to even series

LSU baseball shut out Oral Roberts 12-0 to win on Saturday, March 6 in Alex Box Stadium to even the series against the Golden Eagles, a day after the Tigers surrendered 22 runs.

LSU rides big game from Cam Thomas on the road in win over Missouri

The LSU men’s basketball team will be traveling to Columbia, Missouri to take on the Missouri Tigers with hopes of securing a top three seed for next week’s Southeastern Conference Tournament with a win.

No. 7 Texas uses 3-run seventh inning to defeat No. 12 LSU 8-5

After a weather delay pushed back the conclusion of the first game between No. 7 Texas and No. 12 LSU to Saturday, Mar. 6. The Longhorns took advantage of the lay-off and scored three runs in the top of the seventh inning to to take the first game 8-5.

LSU releases law firm’s review of sexual misconduct cases; two athletic officials suspended

A report compiled by a third-party law firm on the university’s handling of sexual assault and violence cases will be made public on Friday, March 5.

Alleva recommended firing Les Miles in 2013 over inappropriate behavior

Former LSU Athletics Director Joe Alleva recommended firing former Head Football Coach Les Miles in 2013 because of the coach’s alleged inappropriate contact with female students, an official investigation into the incident found.