Is the LSU gymnastics team back?
This is the end. Or at least how the end will come for the LSU basketball team if the Tigers don’t find a way to shield themselves from teams like Florida, teams bearing Kryptonite-tipped arrows aimed right at the Tigers’ vulnerabilities.
If this keeps up, the Southeastern Conference may have to call its gymnast of the week award the Sarah Finnegan Trophy.
What a time for the NCAA to decide to modernize its basketball metrics — at least as far as the LSU Tigers are concerned.
Although LSU posted a pair of plus-197 scores last week, including a win over Utah, the Tigers’ season average kept LSU at No. 5 in the national rankings behind Utah.
After traveling to and from the St. Louis area for a winning effort Friday night in the GymQuarters Mardi Gras Invitaitonal, the LSU Tigers are back home to complete the season’s most demanding weekend with a home meet Sunday against Missouri.
Despite posting its lowest score of the season last Friday in a 197.150-196.025 loss at Kentucky, the LSU gymnastics team remained No. 5 in this week’s national rankings.
When Bruce Pearl was out of coaching and working as a college basketball analyst for ESPN, he went to observe one of Will Wade’s practices at Chattanooga.
LEXINGTON, Ky. — A rough week of practice for the LSU gymnastics team resulted in a rough night of competition Friday at Kentucky.
There are but a handful of LSU athletes and coaches whose exploits have been worthy of their names hanging from the catwalk of the Pete Maravich Assembly Center. Basketball players like Maravich himself, late women’s basketball coach Sue Gunter, a…
A hard fall took LSU sophomore gymnast Sami Durante out of the lineup last week, but coach D-D Breaux is hopeful she can be back in action this Friday when the Tigers travel to face Kentucky.
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LSU gymnastics coach D-D Breaux came into the post-meet news conference Friday ready to channel her inner Will Wade.
Once again, Southeastern Conference member schools are going to need deeper pockets to hold their share of revenue from the league office.
In technical gymnastics jargon, the vault routine LSU gymnast Ruby Harrold does is a roundoff onto the springboard with a back flip onto the vault table, finishing with a 1½ twist facing away into a blind landing.
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The LSU gymnastics team remained locked in at No. 5 in this week’s national rankings despite coming off its best back-to-back performances of the season.
The electronic sign on the Pontchartrain Causeway in Metairie on Sunday spoke volumes in its mute-but-pained three words blaring out into the night:
SANTA ANA, Calif. — In the corridors bracketing Mater Dei High School’s deluxe basketball gym, complete with video message boards and on-court premium seating like you might find up “The 5” freeway at a Los Angeles Lakers game, the Monarchs’ aston…
It is a clear sign of how high the standards have risen for LSU gymnastics that the gymnasts and coach from the nation’s No. 5-ranked team were peppered with reporters’ questions this week about the slow start to their season.
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The news on LSU gymnast McKenna Kelley was surprisingly upbeat Monday after she was pulled from the lineup Friday at Auburn.
The New Orleans Saints needed someone, anyone, to spark a comeback from their fearful 14-0 deficit Sunday against the Philadelphia Eagles.
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After failing to score a 197 in a season-opening win at home last Friday over California, things were even rougher on the road Friday for No. 4 LSU at Auburn.