Baseball Opens SEC Play with 4-2 Win Over Vandy
Baseball def. Vanderbilt, 4-2 (G1)
NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Junior right-hander Aaron Nola tied a career high with 12 strikeouts in 6.2 innings Friday night, and third-ranked LSU erupted for four eighth-inning runs to erase a 1-0 deficit, as the Tigers posted a 4-2 win over the Commodores at Hawkins Field.
Gymnastics Continues Run of 197-Plus Scores
Gym def. Kentucky w/ 197.800
BATON ROUGE – For the first time in school history, the top-ranked LSU gymnastics team earned a 197 score or higher for the ninth consecutive meet in a big 197.800-195.000 win over No. 24 Kentucky Friday night in the Maravich Center.
Softball Drops Series Opener To No. 1 Florida
Softball lost to Florida, 7-6 (8) (G1)
BATON ROUGE, La. – After seeing its four-run lead evaporate over the course of two innings the LSU Tiger softball team fought back to tie the game in the bottom of the seventh on a Constance Quinn single, but the team would be unable to complete the rally as the No. 1-ranked Florida Gators benefited from 11 walks and five hit batters from LSU pitching as the Tigers fell, 7-6, in eight innings in
Men's Hoops Falls to Kentucky at SEC's, 85-67
M. Basketball lost to Kentucky, 85-67
ATLANTA – Johnny O'Bryant III tallied 18 points and was one of four Tigers to post double figures, but the LSU men's basketball team was dealt an 85-67 loss to Kentucky during Friday's SEC Quarterfinals at the Georgia Dome.
Hinton Earns All-America Honor at NCAA Indoors
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ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – The third time proved to be a charm for Lady Tiger senior Denise Hinton as she made history while earning her first career All-America honor in the women's weight throw with a fifth-place finish nationally to put the Lady Tigers on the scoreboard during Friday's opener at the 2014 NCAA Division I Indoor Track & Field Championships.