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LSU to Face Ole Miss in SEC Tournament
Women's Basketball 02/26/2017

BATON ROUGE, La. --- After defeating Vanderbilt earlier today, LSU secured the No. 7 seed and will face No. 10 seed Ole Miss in its first game of the SEC Women's Basketball Tournament.

Play Baseball Sweeps Maryland, 9-5
Baseball 02/26/2017

BATON ROUGE The LSU baseball team defeated Maryland, 9-5, to earn its first series sweep of the season Sunday afternoon at Alex Box Stadium, Skip Bertman Field.

Play LSU Defeats Vanderbilt In Regular-Season Finale
Women's Basketball 02/26/2017

BATON ROUGE, La. --- The LSU women's basketball team defeated Vanderbilt 64-58 in their final game of the regular season here at the Maravich Center Sunday afternoon.

Men's Golf Takes Momentum to Louisiana Classics
Men's Golf 02/26/2017

BATON ROUGE Fresh off their spring-opening victory at The Prestige at PGA West on Wednesday, the No. 5-ranked LSU Tigers will take their momentum to Oakbourne Country Club in Lafayette where they square off against another strong field at the 32nd-annual Louisiana Classics hosted by the University of Louisiana-Lafayette.

Softball Drops Pair at Mary Nutter Classic
Softball 02/26/2017

PALM SPRINGS, Calif. Trailing for most of the game and facing a three-run deficit with one out left remaining, the No. 7 LSU softball team got a big hit from Sahvanna Jaquish to tie the game in the seventh but would fall in a nail-biter 6-5 to the No. 6 UCLA Bruins in eight innings Saturday night at the Mary Nutter Collegiate Classic.

Play Late Free Throws Doom LSU at UGA
Men's Basketball 02/25/2017

ATHENS, Ga. Free throws in the final seconds doomed LSU Saturday night at Stegeman Coliseum as LSU fell to Georgia, 82-80.

Lady Tigers Win Three Titles in SEC Indoor Finale
Track + Field 02/25/2017

NASHVILLE, Tenn. Senior Jada Martin and junior Aleia Hobbs swept SEC sprint titles in the 60-meter and 200-meter dashes and the Lady Tigers captured the women's 4x400-meter relay crown to highlight 14 All-SEC performances in Saturday's finale at the 2017 SEC Indoor Track & Field Championships hosted by Vanderbilt.

Play Poche' Allows One Hit in Shutout of Maryland
Baseball 02/25/2017

BATON ROUGE, La. Jared Poche' tossed eight more innings of no-hit baseball before finally surrendering his first hit of the season in the ninth inning, and the Tigers were impressive at the plate as well, defeating Maryland 14-0.

Lady Tigers Host Commodores On Senior Day
Women's Basketball 02/25/2017

BATON ROUGE, La. --- It's the final home game for Lady Tiger seniors Jasmine Rhodes, Rina Hill and Alexis Hyder as LSU hosts Vanderbilt in the final regular-season game on Sunday. Tipoff is slated for 12 p.m., at the PMAC.

Softball Defeats Long Beach State, 13-0
Softball 02/24/2017

PALM SPRINGS, Calif. The No. 7 LSU softball team extended its winning streak to 11 games as the Tigers defeated Long Beach State 13-0 in five innings Friday night at the Mary Nutter Collegiate Classic in Palm Springs.

Jackson Leads Scorers on SEC Indoor Day 1
Track + Field 02/24/2017

NASHVILLE, Tenn. Senior Johnnie Jackson enjoyed his first All-SEC performance with a silver-medal-winning second place finish in the weight throw, and LSU's athletes combined for 21 qualifying performances on the track to highlight Friday's opener at the 2017 SEC Indoor Track & Field Championships at the Vanderbilt Multipurpose Facility.

Play Baseball Opens Series Against Terps with a 6-1 Win
Baseball 02/24/2017

BATON ROUGE Junior right-hander Alex Lange struck out a season-high 12 batters in six innings pitched and Michael Papierski hit a three-run home run as LSU defeated Maryland, 6-1, Friday night in Game 1 of the series at Alex Box Stadium, Skip Bertman Field.

Play Gymnastics Remains Unbeaten in SEC with Win
Gymnastics 02/24/2017

AUBURN, Ala. The second-ranked LSU gymnastics team remained undefeated against Southeastern Conference competition with a 197.675-196.100 victory over No. 14 Auburn Friday evening at Auburn Arena.

Play LSU Travels To Georgia For SEC Saturday Tilt
Men's Basketball 02/24/2017

ATHENS, GEORGIA LSU will not have played since the first game of this SEC week on Tuesday. Georgia will take the court 45 hours after a Thursday night game at Alabama.

SEC Gives Back to University Employee Flood Victims
Athletic Dept. 02/24/2017

BATON ROUGE The Southeastern Conference delivered a check in the amount of $100,000 to LSU this week to assist University employees who suffered losses during the catastrophic flood that impacted Baton Rouge and surrounding communities last August.

IN FOCUS: Michael Papierski
Baseball 02/24/2017

Michael Papierski is always one of the first to work out and the last to leave the stadium. Quiet and reserved, he does not say much but, instead, lets his work ethic shine for a game he loves.

Temple III Guests Tuesday At Tipoff Luncheon
Men's Basketball 02/24/2017

BATON ROUGE Former LSU player Collis Temple III will be the guest of Coach Johnny Jones Tuesday (Feb. 28) at the last basketball edition of the Tipoff Luncheon.

Play Auburn Late Rally Results In Win Over LSU
Women's Basketball 02/23/2017

AUBURN, Ala. --- The LSU women's basketball team saw a seven-point lead slip away late in the fourth quarter as Auburn rallied in the final three minutes for a 54-49 win over LSU here at Auburn Arena Thursday evening.

Lindelow, Orellana Receive Preseason Recognition
Beach Volleyball 02/23/2017

BATON ROUGE, La. For the second consecutive year, Katie Lindelow and Mandi Orellana have been selected to the 2017 Coastal Collegiate Sports Association Preseason All-Conference Team.

Play LSU Meets Maryland This Weekend at The Box
Baseball 02/23/2017

No. 2 LSU (4-1) plays host to Maryland (1-2) at 7 p.m. Friday in Game 1 of a three-game series in Alex Box Stadium, Skip Bertman Field.

Play Basketball Starts Preps For Georgia Game
Men's Basketball 02/23/2017

BATON ROUGE The LSU men's basketball team returned to practice on Thursday in preparation for Saturday's road game at Athens against the University of Georgia.

Softball Sweeps Day One At Mary Nutter
Softball 02/23/2017

PALM SPRINGS, Calif. Participating in its first set of games away from Tiger Park, the No. 7 LSU softball team scored a pair of runs in the second and exploded for seven more in the very next frame as the Tigers defeated the New Mexico State Aggies 9-0 in five innings in the Mary Nutter Collegiate Classic.

Gym Wraps Up Three Meets in Eight Days at Auburn
Gymnastics 02/23/2017

AUBURN, Ala. The second-ranked LSU gymnastics team continues its quest for the first Southeastern Conference regular season championship against No. 14 Auburn (0-8, 0-5 SEC) in a nationally-televised meet at 7:30 p.m. CT Friday inside Auburn Arena.

Track & Field Ready for SEC Indoors
Track + Field 02/23/2017

NASHVILLE, Tenn. The LSU Track & Field teams have made their return trip to Nashville this weekend as they line up as the No. 4-ranked Lady Tigers and No. 8-ranked Tigers are ready to kick off the championship season at the 2017 SEC Indoor Track & Field Championships running Friday and Saturday at the Vanderbilt Multipurpose Facility.

Play Tigers Post 8-1 Win Over Hofstra
Baseball 02/22/2017

Freshman right-hander Zack Hess fired five innings, allowing just two hits, no runs and six strikeouts in his first collegiate start, helping lead LSU to an 8-1 victory over Hofstra on Wednesday.