All Sports - Archives 2017-18

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LSU No. 5 in Baseball Recruiting Poll
Baseball 09/20/2017

LSU is No. 5 in the 2017 Collegiate Baseball recruiting rankings, the Tigers' 10th Top 10 appearance in the past 11 seasons.

Soccer Away to Alabama on Thursday Night
Soccer 09/20/2017

BATON ROUGE The LSU Soccer team looks to bounce back straightaway from its first defeat of the 2017 season in its SEC opener with its first away trip in conference play Thursday as it travels to Tuscaloosa to face 24th-ranked Alabama in a match scheduled to kick off at 7 p.m. CT on the SEC Network+.

SEC Announces Women's Basketball Broadcast Package
Women's Basketball 09/20/2017

BATON ROUGE The Southeastern Conference announced the broadcast networks and start times for its 2017-18 women's basketball schedule on Wednesday.

2017 LSU Athletic Hall of Fame: Collis Temple Jr.
Men's Basketball 09/20/2017

Collis Temple Jr. was the first African-American basketball player at LSU, and he earned first-team all-SEC and Academic all-SEC recognition.

This Week on LSU Tiger Tracks
Athletic Dept. 09/19/2017

LSU Tiger Tracks will air at 7:30 p.m. CT Wednesday on Cox Sports Television.

Lyft Partners with LSU Athletics as 'Official Rideshare'
LSU Sports Properties 09/19/2017

BATON ROUGE, La. -- LSU Sports Properties is proud to announce that Lyft will be the Official Rideshare Partner of LSU Athletics, it was released Tuesday.

LSU Announces 2018 Football Schedule
Football 09/19/2017

BATON ROUGE -- Home games against Alabama and Georgia along with a season-opening contest against Miami (Fla.) in Arlington, Texas, highlight LSU's 2018 football schedule.

Fall Baseball Practice to Start on October 1
Baseball 09/19/2017

LSU baseball opens its fall practice period on Sunday, October 1, at 3 p.m. in Alex Box Stadium, Skip Bertman Field.

Soccer Wins BASF Team Chemistry Award for August
Soccer 09/19/2017

BATON ROUGE With four shutouts in its first four matches en route to a school-record start to the season, the LSU Soccer team has been recognized among the University's athletic programs already in season this fall with the BASF Team Chemistry MVP Award for the month of August.

2017 LSU Athletic Hall of Fame Class: Kristin Schmidt
Softball 09/19/2017

Kristin Schmidt, the MVP of the 2004 Women's College World Series, will be inducted into the LSU Athletic Hall of Fame on Friday night.

Skylar Mays Enjoys Chance To Represent LSU at SEC
Men's Basketball 09/18/2017

BATON ROUGE Sophomore guard Skylar Mays was back on the court for conditioning with his Tiger team Monday afternoon in the basketball practice facility.

Soccer Ranked No. 14 in NCAA's First RPI
Soccer 09/18/2017

BATON ROUGE LSU Soccer has certainly been one of the hottest teams in the country with seven wins from its first eight matches to start the season, and the Tigers were confirmed among the nation's top teams Monday with a No. 14 ranking in the NCAA's first Ratings Percentage Index of the campaign.

2017 LSU Athletic Hall of Fame Class: Russ Buller
Track + Field 09/18/2017

NCAA champion pole vaulter Russ Buller will be inducted into the LSU Athletic Hall of Fame on Friday night.

LSU Season Ticket Electronic Forwarding
Tickets and Parking 09/18/2017

LSU Football, Men's Basketball and Baseball season ticket holders who can't make certain games may electronically forward their tickets to other fans easily and securely by logging in to their online season ticket account.

Play Soccer's Streak Snapped in SEC Opener
Soccer 09/17/2017

BATON ROUGE The LSU Soccer team saw its seven-game winning streak to open the season snapped Sunday afternoon with a 1-0 setback to visiting Vanderbilt in their Southeastern Conference opener at the LSU Soccer Stadium as Commodore freshman Madiya Harriott broke the deadlock in the 86th minute.

Lavender Takes Home Singles Title on Day 3
Women's Tennis 09/17/2017

NEWPORT, R.I. --- Freshman Elyse Lavender capped off an undefeated weekend at the Duke James Bonk Invite, defeating No. 103 Kenya Jones to claim her flight's singles championship while the rest of the LSU women's tennis team concluded play at the Grass Court Invitational Sunday.

Sept. 17 National Rankings
Football 09/17/2017


Play Mississippi St. Wins SEC Football Opener
Football 09/16/2017

STARKVILLE, Miss. -- On a steamy evening at Davis Wade Stadium, self-inflicted wounds and Mississippi State quarterback Nick Fitzgerald were too much for LSU Football to overcome in the SEC opener.

Golovin Takes Down No. 4 Daavettila on Day Two
Women's Tennis 09/16/2017

NEWPORT, R.I. --- LSU women's tennis junior Jessica Golovin picked up the highest-ranked victory of her career by defeating the fourth-ranked player in the nation, UNC's Sara Daavettila, at the International Tennis Hall of Fame Saturday.

Play Volleyball Sweeps Houston in Home Opener
Volleyball 09/16/2017

BATON ROUGE The LSU volleyball team [9-2] used a balanced attack to claim a 3-0 sweep of the Houston Cougars [4-4] in its home opener on Saturday afternoon in the Maravich Center.

2017 LSU Athletic Hall of Fame Class: Alison Maisch
Swimming + Diving 09/16/2017

Alison Maisch, the 1989 NCAA 1-meter springboard champion, will be inducted into the LSU Athletic Hall of Fame on Friday.

Play Women Earn Second, Men Third in LSU Invitational
Cross Country 09/16/2017

BATON ROUGE, La. The LSU women's cross country team exerted a strong effort, earning second place in the 2017 LSU Invitational with 53 points. Junior Ersula Farrow led the charge by placing third individually, her second Top Three finish of the season.

Soccer Hosts Vanderbilt in SEC Opener
Soccer 09/16/2017

BATON ROUGE Following a 1-0 win over No. 19-ranked Cincinnati on Thursday night, the LSU Soccer team will make its SEC Network debut on Sunday afternoon when it plays host to the Vanderbilt Commodores in its Southeastern Conference opener that is set to kick off at 4 p.m. CT at the LSU Soccer Stadium.

This Week on LSU Sixty
Athletic Dept. 09/16/2017

LSU Sixty airs at 6 p.m. CT Sunday on the LSU Sports Radio Network.

Play It's GameDay: Football Ready for Loud SEC Opener
Football 09/16/2017

TUPELO, Miss. LSU gets its first big test of the season on Saturday as the 11th-ranked and undefeated Tigers travel to Starkville to face unbeaten Mississippi State in the Southeastern Conference opener for both teams.