All Sports - Archives 2017-18

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Play Softball Walks Off BYU in 12 Innings
Softball 03/22/2018

BATON ROUGE -- The 10th-ranked LSU softball team won its sixth game in walk-off fashion of the season with a 2-1 victory against BYU in 12 innings on Thursday night in Tiger Park. With the win, LSU improves to 24-4 on the season and extend their home winning streak to 23 games, while BYU falls to 15-13.

Offense Shines in Football's Second Scrimmage of Spring
Football 03/22/2018

BATON ROUGE – The LSU offense had a big day on Thursday as head coach Ed Orgeron put the Tigers through their second scrimmage of the spring here in Tiger Stadium. Thursday's workout was a situational scrimmage and consisted of LSU working on a variety of situations including short-yardage, third-down opportunities, first downs, red zone, and goal line. The scrimmage marked LSU's sixth practice of the spring and also served as the final workout before LSU takes next week off for spring break.

Celaya-Hernandez Earns First-Team All-America Honors
Swimming + Diving 03/22/2018

MINNEAPOLIS – In the first diving event of the 2018 NCAA Men's Swimming & Diving Championships, LSU sophomore Juan Celaya-Hernandez finished seventh overall in the one-meter springboard.

Men's Tennis Opens Home Weekend Against No. 14 Georgia
Men's Tennis 03/22/2018

BATON ROUGE – The LSU men's tennis team opens its home weekend with a match against the No. 14 Georgia Bulldogs at 5 p.m. CT in the LSU Tennis Complex. The Tigers will be giving away handheld cooling fans at Friday's match. Admission to all matches is free. Fans can watch the match at, and live stats are available at

Track & Field Travels to Arizona for Two-Day Meet
Track + Field 03/22/2018

TEMPE, Ariz. – After compiling 11 event titles in the Louisiana Classics last week, the LSU track & field teams will compete in Tempe, Arizona, this weekend at the Pac-12/Big Ten Invitational this Friday and Saturday, March 23-24.

Play LSU Women's Golf Set to Host Tiger Golf Classic
Women's Golf 03/22/2018

BATON ROUGE – The LSU women's golf team is set to host the 36th LSU Tiger Golf Classic for the 18th year in a row at the University Club in Baton Rouge, March 23-25.

Women's Tennis to Face No. 34 Texas A&M
Women's Tennis 03/22/2018

COLLEGE STATION, Texas – The No. 40 LSU women's tennis team will travel to face the No. 34 Texas A&M Aggies in its second SEC road trip of the season Friday at 5 p.m. CT at the Mitchell Tennis Center.

Tigers Travel to Nashville for SEC Showdown
Baseball 03/22/2018

#15 LSU Fighting Tigers (15-7, 2-1 SEC) at #5 Vanderbilt Commodores (15-6, 3-0 SEC)

New Orleans to Host 2019 SEC Gymnastics Championships
Gymnastics 03/22/2018

ST. LOUIS – The Southeastern Conference announced Thursday that the 2019 SEC Gymnastics Championships will be hosted at the Smoothie King Center in New Orleans on March 23.

Play Watson Powers LSU Past Tulane, 10-4
Baseball 03/21/2018

BATON ROUGE – Another big night at the plate at the plate from sophomore Zach Watson propelled the LSU baseball team to a 10-4 win over Tulane Wednesday evening at Alex Box Stadium, Skip Bertman Field.

Men's Tennis Drops Contest at No. 32 Tulane, 7-0
Men's Tennis 03/21/2018

NEW ORLEANS— In its final road match before a weekend home stand, the LSU men's tennis team fell to No. 32 Tulane, 7-0, Wednesday evening at the City Park Tennis Center. With the loss, LSU falls to 8-8 on the season while Tulane improves to 11-5.

LSU Sends Two to Compete at NCAA Championships
Swimming + Diving 03/21/2018

BATON ROUGE, La. – Sophomore Juan Celaya-Hernandez and junior Matthew Phillip will represent LSU at the 2018 NCAA Men's Swimming and Diving Championships in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

Coach Will Wade Sends Letter To LSU Family
Men's Basketball 03/21/2018

Dear LSU Family,

Softball to Host LSU Round Robin
Softball 03/21/2018

BATON ROUGE – The 10th-ranked LSU softball team returns home this weekend, playing host to the LSU Round Robin Friday through Sunday, the Tigers final non-conference tournament of the year. The Tigers welcome in No. 13/14 Baylor, BYU and North Dakota State.

Tickets Available for Women's Basketball Banquet
Women's Basketball 03/21/2018

BATON ROUGE, La. – Tickets are available for the 2018 LSU women's basketball banquet to be held Wednesday, April 4, at the South Stadium Club.

Richardson Wins Second SEC Freshman of the Week
Women's Tennis 03/21/2018

BATON ROUGE --- For the second time this season, LSU women's tennis freshman Eden Richardson was recognized by the Southeastern Conference as the SEC Freshman of the Week, the league office announced Wednesday.

Men's Golf Wraps Up Valspar Collegiate
Men's Golf 03/20/2018

PALM CITY, Fla. – The LSU men's golf team wrapped up their final day at the Valspar Collegiate, finishing in seventh place. Junior All-American Luis Gagne led the Tigers on the final day with a 1-under 70 and an even par finish for the tournament.

Karen Bahnsen Featured This Week on Tiger Tracks
Women's Golf 03/20/2018

LSU Tiger Tracks, a program highlighting various aspects of the university and its athletic department, can be seen at 7:30 p.m. CT Wednesday and 6 p.m. CT Thursday on Cox Sports Television.

Norris & Woodward Named SEC Freshmen of the Week
Track + Field 03/20/2018

BATON ROUGE, La. – After stellar performances at this past weekend's track & field outdoor season opener, Jake Norris and Jurnee Woodward were named the SEC Men's Freshman of the Week and Women's Freshman of the Week.

Coppola, Nuss Earn Pair of the Week Honors
Beach Volleyball 03/20/2018

The Court 1 duo of Claire Coppola Kristen Nuss swept the weekend at the Gamecock Invitational, defeating three pairs from top-15 teams, earning CCSA and AVCA/CollegeBeachVB Pair of the Week Honors.

Softball Moves to No. 10/11 in National Polls
Softball 03/20/2018

BATON ROUGE – The LSU softball team continues to rank in the top 10 of the NFCA Coaches Poll, moving to No. 10. The Tigers have moved to No. 11 in the Softball Poll.

Finnegan Once Again Named SEC Gymnast of the Week
Gymnastics 03/20/2018

BATON ROUGE – For the fifth time this season, junior Sarah Finnegan has been named the Southeastern Conference Gymnast of the Week, the league office announced Tuesday.

Senior Feature: Ryann Foster
Women's Tennis 03/20/2018

For senior Ryann Foster, the journey to become the captain of the LSU women's tennis team was filled with transformation, acceptance and a relentless work ethic, and it was all made possible through the never-ending support of her family.

LSU, Tulane Renew Baseball Rivalry at The Box
Baseball 03/20/2018

Tulane Green Wave (9-12) at #15 LSU Fighting Tigers (14-7)

Men's Basketball Finishes Season in NIT Second Round
Men's Basketball 03/19/2018

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah – The Utah Utes scored 30 first quarter points, hitting 12-of-17 field goals that propelled the Utes to a 95-71 win over LSU in the second round of the National Invitation Tournament at the Jon Huntsman Center Monday night.