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.
Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame 2016 Inductees
La. Sports Hall of Fame Class
NATCHITOCHES – Four people whose roots in sports are wide and varied will be inducted in the Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame here Saturday night at the Natchitoches Events Center.
Swimming at U.S. Olympic Trials
Swimming at Olympic Trials Preview
BATON ROUGE – Eighteen current and former Tiger swimmers have qualified for the U.S. Olympic Trials June 26 – July 3 at the CenturyLink Center in Omaha, Nebraska aiming to compete at the 2016 Summer Olympic Games in Rio De Janeiro, Brazil.
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.
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.