All Sports - Archives 2016-17

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Landry, Smith Earn LSWA Honors
Softball 03/01/2017

BATON ROUGE – LSU and UL-Lafayette combined to share in the first selection of state college softball players announced on Wednesday for play through Feb. 26.

Play LSU Comes Back to Defeat Nicholls, 3-2
Baseball 02/28/2017

BATON ROUGE, La. –The Tigers had to battle from being down 2-0 against Nicholls, Tuesday night. After Nicholls scored two runs in the fifth, LSU scored a run in each of the next three innings to win.

Track & Field Qualifies 18 to NCAA Indoors
Track + Field 02/28/2017

BATON ROUGE – With the curtain set to close on the 2017 indoor season next week at the NCAA Division I Indoor Track & Field Championships, LSU Track & Field will send a combined 18 entries to the Gilliam Indoor Track Stadium in College Station, Texas, to compete against the nation's best in the meet running March 10-11.

Play Lady Tigers Open SEC Tourney Against Rebels
Women's Basketball 02/28/2017

BATON ROUGE, La. --- As the No. 7 seed in the SEC Tournament, the LSU women's basketball team will face 10th-seeded Ole Miss on Thursday, March 2, at Bon Secours Wellness Arena in Greenville, S.C.

Softball Defeats Golden Eagles, 4-2
Softball 02/28/2017

HATTIESBURG, Miss. – The No. 13 LSU softball team got a seven strikeout performance from Sydney Smith in the circle and came back from a one-run deficit by scoring two runs in the fourth and fifth inning to defeat the Southern Miss Golden Eagles 4-2 Tuesday evening in Hattiesburg.

Daigle Clinches as Men's Tennis Defeats Lamar
Men's Tennis 02/28/2017

BATON ROUGE— Senior Jordan Daigle defeated Lamar's Michael Feucht on court one in a second set tiebreaker, 6-3, 7-6(8), Tuesday night to clinch the Tigers' first home victory of the season at the LSU Tennis Complex.

Burns Wins Third Title of Season in Lafayette
Men's Golf 02/28/2017

LAFAYETTE, La. – Two eagles at the par-five seventh and par-five 11th holes helped LSU's sophomore All-American Sam Burns overturn a two-shot deficit at the start of day and take home a one-shot victory with a 4-under par 68 in Tuesday's final round at the 32nd-annual Louisiana Classics held this week at Oakbourne Country Club.

Tigers Close Home Slate With UT On Wednesday
Men's Basketball 02/28/2017

BATON ROUGE – Two teams looking to finish their season on positive notes will meet Wednesday night in the final home basketball game of the season to be played in the Pete Maravich Assembly Center.

This Week on LSU Tiger Tracks
Athletic Dept. 02/28/2017

LSU Tiger Tracks, a program highlighting various aspects of the university and its athletic department, can be seen at 11:30 p.m. CT Wednesday and at 6 p.m. CT Thursday on Cox Sports Television.

Men's Tennis to Face Lamar
Men's Tennis 02/28/2017

BATON ROUGE— The LSU men's tennis team wraps up its home stand against Lamar Tuesday at 5 p.m. CT at the LSU Tennis Complex. Fans can follow the match at and on Twitter @lsutennis.

Play Two Seniors To Be Honored Wednesday, 5:45 PM
Men's Basketball 02/28/2017

BATON ROUGE – LSU men's basketball coach Johnny Jones spoke about the two seniors who will be honored on Wednesday prior to LSU's game with Tennessee.

Moncrief Named SEC Defensive Player of the Year
Women's Basketball 02/28/2017

BATON ROUGE, La. --- Junior guard Raigyne Moncrief was selected SEC Defensive Player of the Year as announced by the league office Tuesday.

Men's Golf Sits Second on Day 1 in Lafayette
Men's Golf 02/27/2017

BATON ROUGE – After grabbing a 3-shot lead with a 10-under par 278 in the morning round, No. 5-ranked LSU wrapped up Monday's opener at the 32nd-annual Louisiana Classics six shots off the pace in second place with a team score of 1-over 289 in the afternoon and 36-hole score of 9-under 567 at Oakbourne Country Club.

LSU Plays Host to Nicholls Tuesday Night
Baseball 02/27/2017

No. 3 LSU (7-1) plays host to Nicholls at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday in Alex Box Stadium, Skip Bertman Field

Softball Takes on Southern Miss Tuesday
Softball 02/27/2017

BATON ROUGE, La. – The LSU softball team returns to action on Tuesday evening, traveling to take on the Southern Miss Golden Eagles in Hattiesburg with first pitch scheduled for 6 p.m. at the Southern Miss Softball Complex.

Men's 200 Medley Relay Team Breaks School Record
Swimming + Diving 02/27/2017

BATON ROUGE- The men's team of Karl Luht, Silas Dejean, Logan Rysemus and Jake Markham broke the school record in the 200 medley relay, touching the wall at 1:24.87.

Poche' Again Earns National Honor
Baseball 02/27/2017

For the second straight week, LSU senior left-hander Jared Poche' was named on Monday as one of the Collegiate Baseball National Players of the Week.

Norman to Miss Remainder of 2017 Season
Baseball 02/27/2017

LSU coach Paul Mainieri said Monday that the elbow injury suffered by junior pitcher Doug Norman in Sunday's game versus Maryland will cause him to miss the remainder of the 2017 season.

Gymnastics in the Rankings - Week 8
Gymnastics 02/27/2017

BATON ROUGE – The LSU gymnastics team continued its streak of weeks at No.2 in the rankings with a Regional Qualifying Score of 197.695, the site released Monday.

Feb. 27 Baseball National Rankings, Report
Baseball 02/27/2017

BATON ROUGE -- The LSU baseball team remained among the nation's elite in this week's national rankings, as the Tigers prepare to face No. 1 TCU in Houston next weekend.

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.