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Multiple reports say former LSU golfer Smylie Kaufman is set to join NBC Sports as an on-course reporter for the 2023 PGA Tour season.
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ATLANTA — Jalen Carter, Georgia’s massive defensive tackle who is large enough to draw other players into his orbit with his gravitational pull, wrapped up Jayden Daniels, hoisted the LSU quarterback in the air with his left arm like he was lugging a sack of potatoes and made a No. 1 signal with his right index finger.
What we learned, what's trending now and final thoughts from LSU's lopsided loss to Georgia in the SEC championship game.
The great thoroughbred Man o’ War, hailed as the top racehorse of the 20th century, lost only once in his brilliant 21-start career.
How successful have LSU and Georgia been over the past two decades? Saturday’s Southeastern Conference Championship Game showdown (3 p.m. CST on CBS) will mark the fifth time the Tigers and Bulldogs have met with the conference title at stake since 2003. In that same span, they’ve only met five times in the regular season. LSU leads the overall series 18-13-1, including a 3-1 record in SEC Championship Games. That includes a 37-10 LSU victory in 2019 in Atlanta, en route to the Tigers’ CFP national championship. Overall, LSU is 5-1 in SEC title games, its lone loss a 34-14 smackdown by Georgia in 2005. Conversely, the Bulldogs are just 3-6 in SEC Championship games and have lost three straight, including 41-24 to Alabama last season. Here’s a look at five memorable games from this rare but impactful series:
To say Texas A&M threw a wrench into LSU’s postseason plans with Saturday’s 38-23 victory over the Tigers would be a gross understatement.
The Southeastern Conference released its 2023 gymnastics television schedule Tuesday, with seven of LSU’s 11 meets slated to be on ESPN2 or the SEC Network.
Brian Kelly stood at the podium Monday at his weekly LSU football news conference, the one no one could have predicted would happen back in August.
COLLEGE STATION, Texas — As Texas A&M’s Demani Richardson crossed the goal line with the ball Jayden Daniels had just fumbled, the LSU quarterback pounded the turf with his fists in frustration.
As BJ Ojulari chatted with reporters Tuesday evening in the LSU football team room, a reporter’s laptop streaming the College Football Playoff rankings showed the Tigers had jumped up one big rung on the playoff ladder to No. 5.
LSU and Texas A&M have been playing every year as SEC West foes since the Aggies joined the conference in 2012, but the Tigers and A&M have been tangling for much longer than that. The series began way back in 1899, with LSU holding a 35-22-3 lead including wins in nine of their past 11 meetings. Here's a look back at five memorable games from this ancient series:
With one regular season game and the SEC Championship Game left to go for LSU, the Tigers have positioned themselves with a chance to make College Football Playoff history. LSU (9-2) is No. 5 in this week’s CFP rankings, edging out 10-1 Southern California.
Jeremy Hill is jumping back into professional football, bringing an end — at least for now — to his brief career as a local broadcaster.
A channel-surfing college football fan who gravitated over to ESPN2 might have been shocked at the sight of Tiger Stadium on Saturday night.
LSU senior Ingrid Lindblad was named on Tuesday as the female amateur of the year by Global Golf Post in its latest edition.
FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. — Brian Kelly stood in a hushed LSU locker room here Saturday after his team beat Arkansas 13-10, scanned the faces of his players and waited.
LSU and Arkansas have been battling each other across the border since way back in 1901. The Tigers lead the series 42-22-2, are 19-11 against the Razorbacks since Arkansas joined the SEC in 1992 and have won five of the past six meetings. Here’s a look back at five memorable games in the long and colorful series now known as “The Battle for the Boot.”
Kylie Coen and Amari Drayton have signed with the LSU gymnastics program for the Class of 2023, the school announced Wednesday.
LSU’s epic two-point conversion to beat Alabama 32-31 in overtime on Saturday has completely upended the Tigers’ bowl picture.
LSU and Alabama meet again Saturday in yet another important game in this long rivalry that began way back in 1895. The Crimson Tide holds a commanding 55-26-5 lead in the series, including a 29-9-2 mark in Baton Rouge (the Tigers actually have one more win in Tuscaloosa than they do against Bama here). The winner assumes control though is not assured of winning the SEC West with a month remaining until the SEC Championship Game. Considering how much Alabama has dominated this rivalry, winning 10 of the past 11 meetings, it’s worth remembering that LSU has had some of its greatest victories over the Crimson Tide. Here are five of the most memorable ones:
With one month to go in the season, and going into the season’s biggest game, the LSU Tigers’ bowl projections continue to trend more and more toward Florida.
The LSU-Alabama game has gone from what for the longest time looked like a certain defeat for the Tigers to one where they have a plausible chance of springing a major upset and taking control of the race in the SEC West.
Before the season started, and certainly after LSU lost its season opener to Florida State, there were some national bowl projections that said the Tigers wouldn’t even make it to the postseason.
There’s a seat on the LSU women’s basketball bench marked with white athletic tape. It’s where the point guard is supposed to be during team huddles and where the backup point sits during the game.
Southeastern Conference divisions are all but certain to be going on the ash heap of history once Texas and Oklahoma join the conference by 2025. After that, it will be the top two teams in the SEC standings — probably including some really intense tiebreakers — to decide who plays in Atlanta the first Saturday in December.
Lexi Zeiss, a recent Class of 2024 commitment for LSU gymnastics, has been named an alternate for the U.S. team at the 2022 Gymnastics World Championships, which begins Saturday in Liverpool, England.
A "Bayou Bets" episode started with one of the longest-tenured members of The Advocate's sports and ended with a newcomer had plenty of talk about LSU's memorable victory over Ole Miss and what's to come against Alabama.
Ole Miss coach Lane Kiffin watched from his sideline in the fourth quarter, hands on his hips, powerless, as LSU checked box after box against his Rebels.