Suddenly, quarterbacks are flocking to LSU.
Friday, June 22, 2018
Thursday, June 21, 2018
LSU’s men’s golf team is welcoming a heralded recruiting class for the 2018-19 academic year — a class that now includes the nation’s top junior golfer.
Wednesday, June 20, 2018
For LSU coach Ed Oregon and his staff, at least as far as recruiting goes, this has been the year of the bounce back.
Tuesday, June 19, 2018
Monday, June 18, 2018
Notes on a golf scorecard while figuring what I might reasonably shoot at Shinnecock Hills under U.S. Open conditions (I’m thinking 157) …
Saturday, June 16, 2018
The start of the college football season might be 10 weeks away, but there is another season of urgency playing out this summer in the offices of conferences and bowl games all across the country.
Friday, June 15, 2018
With the LSU Tigers spectators instead of participants in this year’s College World Series, which begins Saturday, many of the program’s baseball players have begun departing for their summer baseball assignments across the country.
Thursday, June 14, 2018
Louisiana Tech coach Skip Holtz obviously wants his Bulldogs to beat Ed Orgeron’s LSU Tigers when Tech visits Tiger Stadium on Sept. 22.
Wednesday, June 13, 2018
Turns out the LSU-South Alabama football game that got blown away by the Hurricane Matthew saga was not canceled but merely delayed — nearly eight years.
Tuesday, June 12, 2018
Monday, June 11, 2018
Saturday, June 09, 2018
Even as he was trying to maneuver his Tigers through 2018’s hedgerow country of injuries and absent stars now departed or those never arrived, Paul Mainieri occasionally let his fretful mind flip the calendar over to next year.
Friday, June 08, 2018
When it came time to replace longtime women’s golf coach Karen Bahnsen, who announced her retirement last month, LSU decided to keep the job in the family.
Tuesday, June 05, 2018
B.G. “Buddy” Hair, a former pilot for the LSU athletic department and a long-time member of the baseball grounds crew at Alex Box Stadium, died Sunday. He was 88.
It’s early, way too early, but the 2018-19 LSU men’s basketball team is already getting a measure of respect nationally.
Monday, June 04, 2018
The LSU Tigers’ motor coach glided up next to the first-base stands at Alex Box Stadium on Monday afternoon, quietly discharging a bunch of somber young men in dress shirts and ties and sports coats along with their gear.
It is called the longest day in golf: 10 36-hole sectional qualifiers for next week’s U.S. Open played Monday across the country.
Out in California is a player who could be LSU baseball's next Alex Bregman — if he follows Bregman's example and chooses the Tigers over professional baseball.
Sunday, June 03, 2018
Friday, June 01, 2018
DESTIN, Fla. — Schools across the SEC will be required to have metal detectors in place at their venues by the fall of 2020, SEC Commissioner Greg Sankey said.
DESTIN, Fla. — What Nick Saban derisively referred to as “free agency” for student-athletes is now the rule in the Southeastern Conference.
Thursday, May 31, 2018
DESTIN, Fla. — SEC coordinator of football officials Steve Shaw met with reporters Thursday to review key football rules changes for the 2018 season.
Wednesday, May 30, 2018
DESTIN, Fla. — LSU deep snapper Blake Ferguson and distance runner Harrison Martingayle are participating in this week’s meetings as student representatives.
DESTIN, Fla. — South Carolina athletic director Ray Tanner, chairman of the Division I baseball selection committee, said there is no formula by which the NCAA decided to send LSU to Oregon State for a regional, the longest road trip in program history.
DESTIN, Fla. — Sid Crocker, the late WAFB weatherman who preceded Dan Borné as the public address announcer in Tiger Stadium, once told a story: Before every game he read a statement saying that the consumption of alcoholic beverages was prohibite…
DESTIN, Fla. — The Tigers and Tigers will get the big CBS spotlight in Week 3 of the 2018 football season — and so may the LSU-Alabama game once again.
Tuesday, May 29, 2018
DESTIN, Fla. — Gambling and drinking. Two vices or two opportunities for sports teams and conferences to potentially enhance their revenue streams?
DESTIN, Fla. — Once Joe Burrow decided to transfer to LSU from Ohio State, the common assumption across Louisiana was that the Tigers will definitely become the "Coach O and Joe Show" this fall.
Sunday, May 27, 2018
HOOVER, Ala. — The LSU Tigers experienced the gamut of baseball axioms this week in the Southeastern Conference tournament and even discovered a couple more.
Saturday, May 26, 2018
HOOVER, Ala. — From the brink of its season ending, to the brink of yet another Southeastern Conference tournament title.
Friday, May 25, 2018
HOOVER, Ala. — The LSU Tigers have won 29 baseball titles of various types under coach Paul Mainieri since 2008 — a stat he is more than happy to share with anyone.
Thursday, May 24, 2018
LSU did not post a sellout in 2017 among its six home games in Tiger Stadium, but LSU football still ranked high among the nation’s attendance leaders.
Wednesday, May 23, 2018
HOOVER, Ala. — The image on the videoboard beyond the left-field wall at the Hoover Met on Wednesday night let everyone know this was Game 7 between LSU and Florida.
The NCAA released its Academic Progress Rate scores Wednesday for the 2016-17 academic year, and LSU’s athletic programs are in the clear.
Tuesday, May 22, 2018
HOOVER, Ala. — With LSU catcher Nick Coomes batting seventh Tuesday night against Mississippi State, the Hoover Met loudspeakers briefly blared out The Doors’ “Five to One.”
HOOVER, Ala. — The LSU Tigers may have been in a rare one-and-done mode for this year’s Southeastern Conference baseball tournament, forced to play Mississippi State on Tuesday in the single-elimination limbo of the first round.
Monday, May 21, 2018
With six titles over the past 10 years, the Southeastern Conference tournament is usually LSU baseball’s time to shine.
Sunday, May 20, 2018
Reactions of shock and sadness poured in from across the football world Sunday after the death of LSU football legend Billy Cannon at age 80.