No. 1: Ben Simmons Tops 2016 NBA Draft
No. 1: Simmons Tops 2016 NBA Draft
BATON ROUGE, La.- LSU All-America point-forward Ben Simmons realized his dream Thursday night when National Basketball Association Commissioner Adam Silver called his name at the Barclays Center as the first pick of the 2016 NBA Draft by the Philadelphia 76ers.
Baseball's Latz Elects to Transfer from LSU
Baseball's Latz Elects to Transfer
BATON ROUGE, La. – LSU left-handed pitcher Jake Latz has decided to leave the program and transfer to another school, coach Paul Mainieri announced Friday.
Wright Wins Four-Ball Match at Palmer Cup
Arnold Palmer Cup Day 1
MERSEYSIDE, England – LSU's Zach Wright helped close Team USA's deficit to the Europeans to 6-4 on the opening day of the 2016 Arnold Palmer Cup as he teamed with Illinois All-American Charlie Danielson to take down Stuart Grehan and Lars van Meijel by a 4-and-2 margin in their afternoon four-ball match at Formby Golf Club.
Men's Golf Trio Named PING All-Americans
PING All-America Teams Announced
BATON ROUGE – Three LSU Tigers were honored as All-Americans by the Golf Coaches Association of America on Thursday afternoon for their efforts during the 2015-16 season as senior Zach Wright earned second-team honors and freshmen Sam Burns and Luis Gagne received honorable mention honors on the PING All-America Teams.
Four Track Signees Win Athlete of the Year Awards
Gatorade T&F Athletes of the Year
BATON ROUGE – Four members of LSU Track & Field's 2016 recruiting class have been honored as the top athletes in their home states this week as Rayvon Gray, Cassondra Hall, Brittley Humphrey and Tonea Marshall were named Gatorade Track & Field Athletes of the Year for their performance throughout the 2016 season.