All Sports - Archives 2016-17

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Beach Volleyball Earns First NCAA Tourney Berth
Beach Volleyball 04/30/2017

BATON ROUGE -- The LSU Beach Volleyball team earned its first berth in the NCAA Championship, it was announced Sunday.

Play Baseball Completes Sweep of Alabama in Extra Innings
Baseball 04/29/2017

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. Catcher Michael Papierski lined a run-scoring single in the top of the 11th inning Saturday to lift 11th-ranked LSU to a 4-3 win over Alabama at Sewell-Thomas Stadium.

Godchaux, Dupre Round Out NFL Draft; Free Agents Sign
Football 04/29/2017

BATON ROUGE -- Defensive tackle Davon Godchaux and wide receiver Malachi Dupre capped a spectacular 2017 NFL Draft on Saturday, as the seven-round event concluded in Philadelphia.

Play Softball Claims Series With Doubleheader Split
Softball 04/29/2017

BATON ROUGE, La. - A two-run home run from Constance Quinn in the bottom of the sixth inning proved to be the difference as No. 17 LSU broke a 1-1 score and earned a 3-1 win over Missouri in the first game of a doubleheader Saturday at Tiger Park.

Play Hobbs Highlights Historic SEC Relays Finale
Track + Field 04/29/2017

BATON ROUGE LSU junior Aleia Hobbs anchored the Lady Tigers to a collegiate-record-tying 42.12 seconds to win the 4x100-meter relay before doubling with the second-fastest wind-legal time in NCAA history at 10.85 to headline a historic finale Saturday at the inaugural SEC Relays at the Bernie Moore Track Stadium.

Pocic, Riley, Beckwith Among NFL Draft Day 2 Picks
Football 04/28/2017

BATON ROUGE -- LSU Football players continues to be grabbed at a record pace in the 2017 NFL Draft, as three more Tigers were selected in the second and third rounds held Friday night in Philadelphia.

Play Tigers Win Second Straight Over Alabama, 7-4
Baseball 04/28/2017

Rightfielder Greg Deichmann collected a career-high four hits and two RBI Friday night, and left-hander Jared Poche' worked 5.2 innings to earn his 34th career win as LSU defeated Alabama, 7-4.

Play Sprint Medley Records Fall at SEC Relays
Track + Field 04/28/2017

BATON ROUGE The LSU Track & Field teams wasted no time in making their mark on the record books in the very first relay finals at the inaugural SEC Relays on Friday afternoon as they shattered school records in both the men's and women's sprint medley relays to kick things off at the Bernie Moore Track Stadium.

Play Softball Comes Back to Defeat Missouri, 3-2
Softball 04/28/2017

BATON ROUGE, La. After falling behind by a pair of runs early, a two-run home run from the bat of Sahvanna Jaquish started string of three unanswered runs for the No. 17 LSU Tigers in a comeback, 3-2 win over the Missouri Tigers Friday night in the SEC series opener at Tiger Park.

Mainieri to Host L'Auberge Luncheon on Tuesday
Baseball 04/28/2017

LSU baseball coach Paul Mainieri will host a luncheon open to the general public at 11:30 a.m. on Tuesday, May 2, at the L'Auberge Hotel and Casino on River Road in Baton Rouge.

Play Lange Leads Tigers to 8-2 Win Over Alabama
Baseball 04/27/2017

Junior right-hander Alex Lange limited Alabama to two runs in 7.1 innings Thursday night, leading No. 11 LSU to an 8-2 win over the Crimson Tide at Sewell-Thomas Stadium.

Fournette, Adams, White Selected in NFL Draft
Football 04/27/2017

BATON ROUGE -- For the second time in the common-draft era, three LSU Football players were selected in the first round of the NFL Draft.

Caroline Nistrup Gets NCAA Regional Golf Bid
Women's Golf 04/27/2017

BATON ROUGE LSU senior women's golfer Caroline Nistrup was selected as one of the 24 individuals to advance to NCAA regional play, May 8-10, with a chance to return to the NCAA Championships.

Men's Tennis Falls to Arkansas in SEC Tournament, 4-2
Men's Tennis 04/27/2017

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. The LSU men's tennis team opened by winning the doubles point but was unable to maintain the momentum in singles and fell to No. 7 seed Arkansas, 4-2, Thursday afternoon at the Goodfriend Tennis Center. With the loss, LSU drops to 10-17 on the season while Arkansas improves the 16-11.

Play Softball Honors Seniors on Final Home Weekend
Softball 04/27/2017

BATON ROUGE, La. The No. 17 LSU softball team closes out the 2017 home schedule this weekend with a three-game series against the Missouri Tigers this Friday-Sunday at Tiger Park in Baton Rouge.

Track & Field to Host Inaugural SEC Relays
Track + Field 04/27/2017

BATON ROUGE The Bernie Moore Track Stadium will be the site of the most exciting relays meet on the collegiate calendar this weekend as the LSU Track & Field program plays host to a field of nine Southeastern Conference programs at the inaugural SEC Relays being held on Friday and Saturday in Baton Rouge.

Beach Volleyball Host Selection Show Watch Party
Beach Volleyball 04/27/2017

BATON ROUGE- The No. 7/8-ranked LSU beach volleyball team will host a watch party for the NCAA Beach Volleyball Selection Show, starting at 5:30 p.m. CT on Sunday.

Two Tigers Make All-SEC, Lewis Co-Freshman of the Year
Women's Tennis 04/27/2017

BATON ROUGE --- LSU women's tennis freshman standout Jade Lewis was named SEC Co-Freshman of the Year in addition to being named to the first team All-SEC and All-Freshman team while senior Joana Valle Costa was named Second Team All-SEC, the conference office announced Thursday.

Tigers Meet Tide in Tuscaloosa Thursday Night
Baseball 04/26/2017

No. 11 LSU (27-15, 10-8 SEC) opens a three-game SEC series at 6:30 p.m. CT Thursday versus Alabama (15-26, 2-16 SEC) at Sewell-Thomas Stadium in Tuscaloosa, Ala.

Play Tigers Looking for a Record-Setting NFL Draft
Football 04/26/2017

PHILADELPHIA LSU has had 38 NFL first round draft picks in school history but that won't last much longer as the Tigers are expected to increase that total by three on Thursday night when the opening round of the NFL Draft is held here on the iconic steps of the Philadelphia Museum of Art.

Men's Tennis to Face Arkansas in SEC Tournament
Men's Tennis 04/26/2017

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. The LSU men's tennis team will compete in the SEC Tournament as the No. 10 seed and will square off against the No. 7 seed Arkansas Thursday at 11 a.m. CT at the Goodfriend Tennis Center. Fans can follow the match on Twitter @lsutennis. You can also follow the match on Twitter @SECMTennis and by using #SECMT17.

D-D Breaux Day Set for May 4 in Donaldsonville
Gymnastics 04/26/2017

BATON ROUGE The city of Donaldsonville will honor LSU gymnastics head coach D-D Breaux for her remarkable 40 seasons at the helm of the program and the squad's historic 2017 season on Thursday, May 4.

Play A Look Back at the Historic 2017 Season
Gymnastics 04/26/2017

BATON ROUGE From start to finish, the LSU gymnastics team made history in 2017 with its consistency and team performances. Ultimately the Tigers finished the season, the 40th under head coach D-D Breaux, as the NCAA national runner-up to match the best finish in school history.

Baseball Drops Midweek Contest at Tulane, 9-6
Baseball 04/25/2017

NEW ORLEANS -- Junior outfielder Greg Deichmann lifted a three-run home run over the right field wall but Tulane responded with a five-run seventh inning to take a 9-6 win over No. 11 LSU Tuesday evening at Turchin Stadium.

Home Runs Power Softball to 6-0 Win
Softball 04/25/2017

BATON ROUGE, La. After hitting its first home run in 12 games Sunday, the No. 17 LSU softball team didn't wait nearly as long to get more as a pair of long balls from the bats of Amanda Doyle and Allie Walljasper helped propel the Tigers to a 6-0 win over the South Alabama Jaguars Tuesday night in Baton Rouge.