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Coach O looks forward to seeing crowd for LSU Spring Game

Perhaps a few LSU fans who stayed away from the 2020 pandemic college football season will make their way to Tiger Stadium on Saturday, April 17, at noon, when the Tigers play their annual spring game.

LSU forward Darius Days to enter name into 2021 NBA Draft

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

  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 head football coach Ed Orgeron, other officials to testify before La. Senate committee about sexual misconduct reports

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

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Southern football game against Prairie View A&M postponed due to COVID-19

Following probation decision, OSU to meet Tuesday to discuss F. King Alexander

LSU set to allow limited tailgating at spring outdoor sporting events

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

LSU QB battle will continue until the fall

  Oregon State places former LSU president F. King Alexander on probation following Husch Blackwell report

LSU Pro Day to be televised on SEC Network

Nine former Tigers will participate in LSU’s pro day on March 31 that will be televised by the SEC Network.

  ‘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.

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

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

#1 Diamond Hogs beat Louisiana Tech 8-1 Saturday

Unique name and unique game highlight Decoldest Crawford’s many attributes

Tom Bowen introduced as Arkansas State Vice Chancellor of Intercollegiate Athletics

McNeese’s Heath Schroyer steps down as basketball coach to be full-time AD; John Aiken promoted to head coach

  “You didn’t think they had a responsibility to tell the truth?:” LSU Interim President grilled by state lawmakers, survivors of sexual violence on LSU’s campus

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

  Gov. Edwards ‘very troubled’ by report on LSU’s Title IX violations: ‘it really made me sick to the stomach’

Governor John Bel Edwards has responded to the LSU Title IX report during a press conference on Tuesday, March 9.

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’

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.

  REPORT: Les Miles was reprimanded by LSU in 2013 for inappropriate behavior with female students

Former LSU head coach Les Miles was reprimanded in 2013 after accusations of inappropriate contact with female students, according to a report by USA TODAY.

LSU plans to increase capacity for outdoor sports to 50 percent

With Gov. John Bel Edwards announcing Louisiana will move into a modified version of Phase 3 beginning on Wednesday, March 3, LSU athletics has released a statement on when outdoor sports could see an increased capacity.

REPORT: Investigative probe reveals Les Miles offered secret settlement to LSU student

Former LSU head football coach reached a settlement with a former student who accused him of harassment almost a decade ago, according to a report from The Advocate newspaper.

LSU 2022 commit QB Walker Howard receives 5-star ranking

Howard threw for 3,430 yards and 39 touchdowns in the 2020 season

Deion Sanders’ first collegiate win as coach marred by bizarre attempted theft

Sanders double-downed his claims on social media, saying that his assistant caught the would-be thief in the act.

Texas Tech announces 2021 football schedule

Texas Tech will play five of its first six games in the state of Texas and will not leave the Lone Star State during the month of November as part of its 2021 football schedule that was released Thursday by the Big 12 Conference office.

Game changers: Manning, Woodson, Megatron headed to Pro Football Hall of Fame

Manning, the quarterback whose meticulous attention to detail helped turn the 21st-century gridiron into a chessboard on turf, was awarded his spot in the Pro Football Hall of Fame in his first year of eligibility.

Louisiana OMV set to release LSU National Championship license plate

The Louisiana Office of Motor Vehicles (OMV) is excited to announce the release of the 2019 LSU National Championship license plate. Beginning Monday, February 8, 2021, LSU fans can celebrate the perfect 15-0 season everywhere they go by purchasing the newest specialty plate offered to Louisiana dri

Arkansas State and Arkansas to meet in football in 2025

It’s been more than 80 years in the making, but Arkansas’s two biggest colleges on separate sides of the state will finally meet up on the gridiron.

  National Signing Day: ArkLaTex athletes commit to colleges where they’ll play

High school seniors let it be known where they’ll continue their studies as well as their athletic careers

Former LSU TE Arik Gilbert commits to Florida

Former LSU tight end Arik Gilbert has committed to Dan Mullen and the Florida Gators. He made the announcement via social media on Sunday, Jan. 31.

LSU lands one of the top offensive linemen in the country

Will Campbell is a 4-star recruit out of Neville

LSU names Andre Carter as new defensive line coach

Head coach Ed Orgeron has finally finished filling out his coaching staff.

LSU football schedule for 2021 is out

The SEC has announced the LSU football schedule for 2021, which once again features a 12-game season and eight conference contests.

OFFICIAL: LSU names Daronte Jones as new defensive coordinator

LSU has officially hired Minnesota Vikings defensive backs coach Daronte Jones as the Tigers’ new defensive coordinator, the university announced Tuesday, Jan. 26.

REPORT: LSU set to interview Vikings DB coach Daronte Jones for DC job

LSU will interview current Minnesota Vikings defensive backs coach Daronte Jones for the Tigers’ open defensive coordinator position, according to ESPN’s Adam Rittenberg.

REPORT: Ryan Nielsen to stay with Saints, was target for LSU DC

LSU was reportedly close to naming Saints defensive line coach Ryan Nielsen as its next defensive coordinator on Monday, Jan. 18, but it didn’t happen and the Tigers are still searching for Bo Pelini’s replacement.

Jefferson native Dee Mitchell surprised with scholarship from Oklahoma State basketball

Dee Mitchell had almost stopped playing the game he loved but his coach at Oklahoma State never stopped believing in him.

LSU formally introduces Peetz as OC and Mangas as passing game coordinator

The LSU football program formally introduced new offensive coordinator Jake Peetz and new passing game coordinator DJ Mangas on Wednesday.

Limited tickets on sale for 47th Annual Bayou Classic

Ticket prices range from $36 to $51 and can be purchased on the Bayou Classic website or through Ticketmaster. Tickets will be automatically grouped into socially distanced pods throughout the stadium.

REPORT: LSU CB coach Corey Raymond offered position at Texas

LSU cornerbacks coach/recruiting coordinator Corey Raymond has reportedly been offered the secondary coach position at the University of Texas under new head coach Steve Sarkisian.

Marcus Freeman interviews for LSU defensive coordinator position

Marcus Freeman, who has been the defensive coordinator for the Cincinnati Bearcats for the past four seasons, wrapped up a two-day interview process for LSU's vacant defensive coordinator position.

LSU hires Panthers QB coach Jake Peetz as OC, Mangas as passing game coordinator

LSU has filled its vacant offensive coordinator position once held by Steve Ensminger.

Alabama WR DeVonta Smith, native of Amite, La., wins Heisman Trophy

Alabama wide receiver DeVonta Smith, a native of Amite, La., has won the 2020 Heisman Trophy, becoming the first wide receiver to win it since 1991.

  LSU wide receiver Terrace Marshall Jr. surprises 6 youths with a shopping spree

“... I just wanted to be a big blessing”

Louisiana Tech’s bowl winning streak snapped by Georgia Southern, 38-3

The Louisiana Tech Bulldogs fell to Georgia Southern Eagles today in the R+L Carries New Orleans Bowl 38-3.

LSU offensive coordinator Steve Ensminger retires from on-field coaching, transitions into analyst role

LSU offensive coordinator Steve Ensminger announced his retirement from field coaching and will transition into an analyst role, the university has reported.

Radiance Technologies I-Bowl offers refunds, among other options for 2020 game

Ticketholders and sponsors will have the option to get a full refund on their purchase.

LSU, defensive coordinator Bo Pelini mutually agree to part ways; Bill Johnson, Bill Busch, Scott Linehan also leaving

The LSU football program and defensive coordinator Bo Pelini have mutually agreed to part ways after just one season, the university has announced. It has also been learned defensive coaches Bill Busch and Bill Johnson will not return.

LSU has trio of QBs with valuable SEC experience

The quarterback position at LSU is suddenly crowded after three guys got their shot during the 2020 season. The trio was able to gain some valuable SEC experience this year.

5 Saints, 4 former LSU players make Pro Bowl

The NFL Pro Bowl has been announced and the New Orleans Saints have five players that made the roster. Four other players are former LSU Tigers.

LSU-VCU game postponed due to COVID-19 protocols

The scheduled Tuesday night men’s basketball game between LSU and VCU at the Pete Maravich Assembly Center will not be played in accordance with SEC and NCAA COVID-19 protocols.

CFP Rankings: Bama, Clemson, Ohio St. & Notre Dame top 4 teams in final playoff rankings

The final College Football Playoff rankings are out, and there was some reshuffling among the top four teams.

LSU men’s basketball game vs North Texas postponed due to COVID-19 protocols

The LSU men’s basketball game against North Texas scheduled for Saturday, Dec. 19 at the Pete Maravich Assembly Center (PMAC) has been postponed due to NCAA and SEC COVID-19 protocols.

LSU men’s basketball game vs UNO postponed due to COVID-19 protocols

The LSU men’s basketball game against the University of New Orleans scheduled for Wednesday, Dec. 16 at the Pete Maravich Assembly Center (PMAC) has been postponed due to NCAA and SEC COVID-19 protocols, the team announced on Twitter.

  LSU did nothing to correct problem of athletic officials keeping allegations against athletes in-house, second USA Today article says

The second investigative article in one month by the national newspaper USA Today claims LSU had knowledge top officials in its athletic department violated Title IX policies in the past and did nothing to correct the problem when notified two years ago.

LSU basketball coach Will Wade confirms he tested positive for COVID-19

LSU men’s basketball head coach Will Wade did not coach the Tigers’ game against Sam Houston State at the Pete Maravich Assembly Center (PMAC) on Monday, Dec. 14.

Auburn fires head football coach Gus Malzahn

Auburn has fired head football coach Gus Malzahn after eight seasons.

Top four teams remain the same in both college football polls; Gators fall to No. 11

The Crimson Tide and Fighting Irish still remain the top two teams in both major college football polls, followed by Ohio State and Clemson and Texas A&M moves to No. 5.

UPSET: LSU shocks No. 6 Florida, 37-34

The LSU Tigers traveled to Gainesville, Fla. to take on The No. 6 Gators in “The Swamp” on Saturday, Dec. 12, and left with the upset win.

SFA rumored to be one of four Texas additions to the WAC

Could SFA leave it's longtime home in the Southland Conference.

LSU self-imposes one-year bowl ban for football

LSU Athletics and head coach Ed Orgeron released statements on Wednesday, Dec. 9 regarding the LSU football team not participating in a bowl game this year. LSU will self-impose a one-year postseason ban on its football program for the 2020-21 bowl season.

LSU adds home game to replace South Florida following contact tracing issue

Practice will continue for the LSU men’s basketball team, but the Tigers will not be making a trip to Atlanta this Saturday. The team pulled out of the game against the South Florida Bulls, originally scheduled for Dec. 12, due to a contact tracing issue.

Former LSU athletic director, baseball coach Skip Bertman heading home after hospital stay

LSU legend Skip Bertman is being released from the hospital on Monday, Dec. 7, and heading home, Senior Associate Communications Director Bill Franques confirmed.

Report: Matt Viator out as ULM head football coach

The University of Louisiana Monroe is in the market for a new head football coach.

LSU dominates in-state foe La. Tech, 86-55

The LSU men’s basketball team played its best defensive game of the season and performed offensively well enough to score an 86-55 win over Louisiana Tech Sunday night at the Pete Maravich Assembly Center.

Some former LSU WRs made plays for their teams Sunday but only one made history

Former LSU wide receiver Justin Jefferson made history in Minnesota on Sunday, Dec. 6, becoming just the second rookie Vikings receiver to have 1,000 yards in a season.

Surgery to repair Joe Burrow’s knee is successful, team says

Surgery to repair quarterback Joe Burrow’s torn ACL and MCL in his left knee has been successful, according to the Cincinnati Bengals.

LSU WR Terrace Marshall Jr. confirms he’s opting out of the 2020 season; declares for 2021 NFL Draft

LSU junior wide receiver Terrace Marshall Jr. is opting out of the remainder of the 2020 college football season and has declared for the 2021 NFL Draft.

Top four teams remain the same in both polls; Louisiana-Lafayette moves up

No change to the top four teams in either of the major college football polls. Alabama and Notre Dame remain the top two teams in the nation, followed by Ohio State and Clemson. The first college football playoff rankings will be released on Tuesday, Nov. 24.

Orgeron: LSU starting quarterback Myles Brennan out for remainder of 2020 season

LSU head football coach Ed Orgeron said starting quarterback Myles Brennan is out for the remainder of the 2020 season barring a “miraculous” recovery.

Match-up between LSU, Alabama postponed after COVID-19 outbreak among LSU players

The LSU vs. No. 1 Alabama football game scheduled for 5 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 14 in Tiger Stadium will be postponed due to the coronavirus.

A-State moves onward to Louisiana

Red Wolves visit the Ragin' Cajuns Saturday at 11a.m.

Date, time set for 45th Radiance Technologies Independence Bowl

The Radiance Technologies Independence Bowl, ESPN and Bowl Season announced the 2020 Radiance Technologies Independence Bowl will kick off on Saturday, December 26, at 6 p.m.

LSU Athletics laying off employees amid COVID-19 pandemic

Many businesses are feeling the strain of the COVID-19 pandemic, and LSU is no exception it would seem.