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Public Visitation, Funeral for Cannon to be Held at LSU
Football 05/21/2018

BATON ROUGE – Billy Cannon's visitation and funeral will be held on Wednesday at the Maravich Center on the LSU campus and will be open to the public, the Cannon family announced on Monday.

Football Signs Graduate Transfer QB Joe Burrow
Football 05/21/2018

BATON ROUGE – LSU officially added graduate transfer quarterback Joe Burrow to the 2018 roster as the school received his signed institutional athletics financial aid agreement and the Southeastern Conference Grant-in-Aid Agreement, head coach Ed Orgeron announced.

Football Legend Billy Cannon Dies at 80
Football 05/20/2018

BATON ROUGE – LSU legend Billy Cannon passed away peacefully in his home early Sunday morning at the age of 80.

Sixty-Two Student-Athletes to Graduate in Spring
Athletic Dept. 05/11/2018

BATON ROUGE – Sixty-two student-athletes will receive LSU degrees, as the University will hold spring commencement ceremonies at various venues across campus on Friday and Saturday.

Play 71 Tigers Honored At The Tribute
Classroom & Community 05/11/2018

BATON ROUGE, La. – LSU Athletics, TAF and the Cox Communications Academic Center for Student-Athletes honored 71 members of the LSU Class of 2018 at The Tribute on Thursday at the West Stadium Club.

LSU to Retire Football Jersey of Jerry Stovall
Football 05/08/2018

The LSU Athletic Hall of Fame Committee has unanimously approved the jersey retirement of LSU football All-American and former head coach Jerry Stovall.

Blockparty to Bring Full-Service Tailgating to Death Valley
Football 05/03/2018

BATON ROUGE -- Offering new full-service tailgating for LSU fans, Blockparty, a fan-focused hospitality company, and LSU Sports Properties, which is operated by Outfront Media Sports, Inc., the exclusive marketing and multi-media rights holder for LSU Athletics, have agreed to enter into a multi-year partnership as the department's exclusive tailgating partner beginning in the 2018 football season.

Football Has Seven Taken in NFL Draft
Football 04/28/2018

BATON ROUGE—Wide receiver Russell Gage was the first of three LSU players selected on the final day of the 2018 NFL Draft when he was selected by the Atlanta Falcons with the No. 194 pick Saturday. Gage will join former Tigers Deion Jones and Duke Riley. The wide receiver was followed by quarterback Danny Etling who was taken 219th overall by the New England Patriots. LSU's final pick of the 2018 NFL Draft was center Will Clapp, who was selected 275th overall by the New Orleans Saints. The trio upped LSU's total to seven players selected in the NFL Draft, which tied for second-most by any school in this year's draft. DB Donte Jackson, 55th, Carolina Panthers RB Derrius Guice, 59th, Washington Redskins WR DJ Chark, 61st, Jacksonville Jaguars EDGE Arden Key, 87th, Oakland Raiders WR Russell Gage, 194th, Atlanta Falcons QB Danny Etling, 219th, New England Patriots C Will Clapp, 275th, New Orleans Saints

Jackson Leads Group of Four Selected in NFL Draft
Football 04/27/2018

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Play Guice, Chark Headline Possible Record-Setting Draft
Football 04/25/2018

BATON ROUGE – Running back Derrius Guice and wide receiver DJ Chark headline a group of what could be as many as 10 or 11 LSU players that may hear their name called at the NFL Draft as the three-day event is set to start on Thursday night at Cowboys Stadium in Arlington, Texas

Play Purple Edges White in National L Club Spring Game
Football 04/21/2018

BATON ROUGE - The Purple team stopped a two-point conversion in the waning seconds Saturday evening in the 2018 National L Club LSU Spring Game in Tiger Stadium to score a 28-27 win over the White team.

Football Wraps Up Spring With National L Club Spring Game
Football 04/20/2018

BATON ROUGE – LSU will wrap up spring practice on Saturday evening when the Tigers host the National L Club Spring Game presented by Tony Chachere's in Tiger Stadium.

LSU Issues Reminders to Fans for Saturday's Spring Game
Football 04/20/2018

BATON ROUGE – LSU wraps up spring practice on Saturday at 5 p.m. when the National L Club Spring Game presented by Tony Chachere's is held in Tiger Stadium.

National L Club Spring Game Times of Interest
Football 04/20/2018

LSU Football – National L Club Spring Game presented by Tony Chachere's April 21, 2018 * Baton Rouge, La. (Tiger Stadium) * SEC Network         Saturday, April 21 9 a.m. LSU SportShop opens 10 a.m. Geaux Teal Ovarian Cancer Walk (Tiger Park) 1 p.m. Fan Fest Block Party (North Stadium Drive) - FREE 1:15 p.m. Track and Field Alumni Gold Relays (Bernie Moore Track Stadium) 1:30 p.m. L-Club Tailgate opens (near gate 8 of Tiger Stadium) 2 p.m. Vidalia performs (front of Maravich Center)  3 p.m. Gates open to Tiger Stadium – Admission FREE 3 p.m. LSU SportShop Spring Sale (West Side Plaza location inside Tiger Stadium)            3:30 p.m. Team walks down Victory Hill 4:55 p.m. Callin' Baton Rouge Video 4:58 p.m. Early NFL Entrees "Senior" Presentation (midfield)         RB Derrius Guice, C Will Clapp, OT Toby Weathersby,          CB Donte Jackson, CB Kevin Toliver, OLB Arden Key 5 p.m. SEC Network on air 5:03 p.m. Kickoff: Purple vs. Gold on SEC Network 6:30 p.m. LSU softball vs. Texas A&M (Tiger Park)   Post-Game Autograph Session (on field in Tiger Stadium)         Cooling off period for players will take place before autograph session starts   Game Format: • First Half: (2) 12-minute quarters • Halftime: 15 minutes • Second Half: (2) 12-minute running quarters   Halftime:  •      Tony Chachere's QB Challenge           • LSU Student $5,000 Field Goal Kicking Contest   Be sure to check out the following items on LSUsports.net         • 5 p.m. Live stats on LSU Spring Game  www.LSUsports.net/livestats   Updates on social media throughout the day and the game at:    •      www.twitter.com/LSUfootball       •   www.facebook.com/LSUfootball • www.instagram.com/LSUfootball

All-Time Greats Return as Guest Coaches for Spring Game
Football 04/20/2018

BATON ROUGE – Some of the all-time great players in LSU history – including 1959 Heisman Trophy winner Billy Cannon - will be on the sidelines serving as "guest coaches" when the Tigers take the field on Saturday for the National L Club Spring Game.

Fans Invited Onto Field After Spring Game
Football 04/19/2018

BATON ROUGE – Fans will get a unique opportunity on Saturday following the National L Club Spring Game when they will be invited onto the field of Tiger Stadium for an autograph session with LSU players, head coach Ed Oregon and the coaching staff.

Play LSU to Celebrate 125 Seasons of Football in 2018
Football 04/19/2018

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Football to Host
Football 04/19/2018

BATON ROUGE – Head coach Ed Orgeron and the Tiger football team will welcome LSU students to football practice on Thursday afternoon (April 19) in Tiger Stadium for the annual "LSU Student Day".

Marx: Chark and Beck- A Magic Duo
Football 04/18/2018

OK, Tiger fans, with the NFL Draft next week and LSU wide receiver DJ Chark projected as an early-round pick, we have a trivia question for you.

LSU Fans With Chance to Win Prizes at Spring Game
Football 04/16/2018

BATON ROUGE – Fans attending LSU's National L Club Spring Game presented by Tony Chachere's on Saturday in Tiger Stadium will have an opportunity to win prizes ranging from tickets to next year's football home games against Georgia, Mississippi State and Louisiana Tech to various gift cards.

Play Quinn and Moore Nominated for McWhorter Award
Athletic Dept. 04/16/2018

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Offense and Defense Shine in "Best Overall Scrimmage"
Football 04/14/2018

BATON ROUGE – Calling it the "best overall scrimmage" since he's been a coach at LSU, Ed Orgeron and the Tigers wrapped up their fourth week of spring practice with a two-hour scrimmage here indoors at the Charles McClendon Practice Facility.

LSU Tiger Football Caravan to Make Three Stops
Football 04/13/2018

BATON ROUGE, La. -- Tiger Athletic Foundation (TAF) and LSU Athletics announced the LSU football coaches will tour Louisiana and Texas beginning Monday, April 23 at the Horseshoe Casino in Bossier City as part of the LSU Tiger Football Caravan.

Football Signs Transfer Terrence Alexander
Football 04/12/2018

BATON ROUGE – LSU's secondary got a boost on Wednesday as cornerback Terrence Alexander, a transfer from Stanford, signed with the Tigers.

Blake Ferguson: My 'Call to Congress' Experience
Football 04/11/2018

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