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Texas linebacker Jake Ehlinger found dead in Austin

Texas linebacker Jake Ehlinger, the younger brother of former Longhorns quarterback Sam Ehlinger, has been found dead near the Austin campus.

Coach O looks forward to seeing crowd for LSU Spring Game

QB TJ Finley looks for consistency in Year 2 with LSU

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

  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

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

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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

LSU Pro Day to be televised on SEC Network

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

LSU holds first practice of 2021 spring football

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

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

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

Crawford is an LSU 2022 commit

  “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

For the first time alleged victims of former LSU Football players Derrius Guice and Drake Davis told their stories in public view.

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

LSU plans to increase capacity for outdoor sports to 50 percent

LSU 2022 commit QB Walker Howard receives 5-star ranking

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

Texas Tech announces 2021 football schedule

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

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 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.

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.

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.

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.

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 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.

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.

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.

Report: Matt Viator out as ULM head football coach

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

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.

Police: Suspect bragged about attacking, robbing man in Tiger Stadium bathroom

LSU officials say a man has been arrested for allegedly attacking and robbing a man in a Tiger Stadium bathroom shortly after the game against South Carolina Saturday, Oct. 24.

REPORT: LSU self-imposes penalties on football program; bans Odell Beckham Jr. for 2 years

LSU is imposing penalties on its football program after an investigation revealed booster payments to the father of a student-athlete, according to a report from Sports Illustrated.

Clemson and Bama remain atop both major college football polls

Clemson and Alabama have kept their top spots as the top two teams in the nation, while previously No. 3 ranked Georgia dropped to No. 4 after their loss to the Crimson Tide on Saturday.

New Orleans Saints in talks to move home games to Tiger Stadium

"LSU has been gracious and enthusiastic regarding hosting our future games"

Kansas tweets that head coach Les Miles has COVID-19

The University of Kansas' football program has tweeted that head coach, Les Miles, has tested positive for COVID-19.

Missouri vs. No. 16 LSU moved to Columbia, Mo. due to Hurricane Delta

The Missouri vs. No. 16 LSU football game has been moved from Baton Rouge to Columbia, Mo. due to Hurricane Delta, officials with the Southeastern Conference (SEC) announced Wednesday, Oct. 7.

LHSAA Hall of Fame inducts 2020 class

Five prominent former football stars from the past are going into the LHSAA Hall of Fame during the induction ceremony on Tuesday, October 6, representing half of the hall’s class of 2020.

  Shreveport to host 47th Bayou Classic football game

Sales of tickets to the Grambling State-Southern matchup could begin by next month

LSU climbs 3 spots in AP Top 25 after win; Louisiana-Lafayette re-enters both polls at No. 23

LSU climbed to No. 17 in the AP Top 25 Poll, while moving up just one spot in the Coaches Poll after a convincing win over Vanderbilt and Louisiana-Lafayette is No. 23 in both of the major polls.

  COVID-19 didn’t stop the watch parties for college football fans

“It’s really good that we have football going back on, because it’s a huge thing for us in the south and a good morale boost,” he said. “Hopefully, it’ll get people back to feeling normal.”

LSU remains No. 6 and Louisiana-Lafayette still No. 19 in AP Top 25 Poll; big changes in Coaches Poll

LSU held its No. 6 ranking and Louisiana stayed at No. 19 in the AP Top 25 Poll but there were many changes to the Coaches Poll due to the addition of the Big Ten teams.

LSU announces changes for student tickets for this football season

LSU has released important information regarding tickets for this football season, which will of course be rather unusual due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.

After presidents meet, Big Ten football still in limbo

Big Ten university presidents will meet Sunday to hear a presentation about playing a fall football season after all -- maybe as soon as mid-October -- amid pressure to kick off from parents, players, coaches and even the president.

LSU ranks No. 6 in AP, No. 5 in Coaches Poll; Louisiana-Lafayette moves into top 25 after upset win

LSU is ranked No. 6 in the AP Top 25 Poll and No. 5 in the week two edition of the Amway Coaches Poll, while Louisiana-Lafayette is also ranked in both polls.

Former LSU QB Joe Burrow named Bengals captain

Former LSU and now rookie NFL quarterback Joe Burrow has been named one of the seven captains for the Cincinnati Bengals.

LSU Interim President: 25% capacity likely at Tiger Stadium

LSU Interim President Tom Galligan Wednesday hinted at the likelihood capacity for fans inside Tiger Stadium would be capped at 25%, at least early on in the season.

All About Fans: LSU shows off new helmet tech to help protect players from COVID-19

LSU, in partnership with a Louisiana sports technology startup, has developed new helmet cooling technologies to make customizable air circulation devices for athletic helmets with the goal of helping to protect the players from coronavirus.

47 student-athletes make watch list for Earl Campbell Tyler Rose Award

Nearly 50 college football players are considered strong contenders for the Earl Campbell Tyler Rose Award

Tulane announces kickoff times for five games

The Green Wave’s home opener will be against Navy on Sept. 19

LSU announces kickoff times for five games this season

LSU-Alabama will kickoff at 5:00 p.m. on Nov. 14

Orgeron pleased with team’s mindset going into second week of fall camp

LSU head coach Ed Orgeron met with sports journalists on Tuesday, August 25, as the Tigers move into their second week of fall camp practices. Orgeron started off by saying he is pleased with the mindset of the team.

ACT OF KINDNESS: Good Samaritan finds and returns SEC Championship ring to former LSU great

McMakin played at LSU in the early to mid-1970s and was drafted by the Minnesota Twins in 1976.

REPORT: SEC presidents expected to discuss plans for fall athletics in impromptu meeting

Presidents of schools in the Southeastern Conference (SEC) are scheduled to have an unexpected meeting Monday, Aug. 10, according to Sports Illustrated’s Ross Dellenger.