All Sports - Archives 2016-17

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Beach Volleyball Ready For GSU Diggin' Duals
Beach Volleyball 03/31/2017

ATLANTA, Ga. – After earning the highest ranking in program history, the newly-ranked No. 7 LSU beach volleyball team (10-5) will travel to Atlanta, Georgia to take part in the GSU Diggin' Duals

Women's Tennis Falls to Ole Miss
Women's Tennis 03/31/2017

OXFORD, Miss. --- The LSU women's tennis team dropped its road match against the Ole Miss Rebels 4-0 at the Palmer/Solloum Tennis Center Friday.

Men's Golf Ready for Aggie Invitational
Men's Golf 03/31/2017

BATON ROUGE – The No. 5-ranked LSU Men's Golf team looks to build momentum ahead of the championship season as it heads to Traditions Golf Club in Bryan, Texas, this weekend for the 2017 Aggie Invitational hosted by Texas A&M as each of the 13 teams in the field are set to play 36 holes in Saturday's opener.

Gymnastics Opens NCAA Competition in Lincoln
Gymnastics 03/31/2017

LINCOLN, Neb. – The LSU gymnastics team, the second overall seed and off a historic sweep of the Southeastern Conference Championships, returns to competition in search of the program's 16th NCAA Regional title 4 p.m. CT Saturday at the University of Nebraska's Bob Devaney Sports Center.

Men's Tennis Opens Weekend with Arkansas
Men's Tennis 03/31/2017

BATON ROUGE— The LSU men's tennis team opens up a busy, three-match weekend with a contest against No. 46 Arkansas Friday at 5 p.m. at the LSU Tennis Complex. Fans can follow the match at and on Twitter @lsutennis.

Jackson's Hammer PR Highlights Day 2 at Texas
Track + Field 03/30/2017

AUSTIN, Texas – In his first appearance since being crowned the NCAA Indoor Champion in the weight throw on March 11, LSU senior Johnnie Jackson returned to the ring Thursday at the 90th Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays and threw a season-opening personal best of 222 feet, 9 inches for sixth place in the competition.

Play Lange Strikes Out 12; LSU falls to TAMU, 4-0
Baseball 03/30/2017

BATON ROUGE, La. – Alex Lange struck out 12 in a losing effort, as LSU fell in Game 1 of the weekend series against Texas A&M, 2-0.

Play Softball Hosts 'Strikeout' Game Against MSU
Softball 03/30/2017

BATON ROUGE, La. – The No. 10 LSU softball team closes out its eight-game home stand this weekend, hosting the Mississippi State Bulldogs in a three-game SEC series this Friday-Sunday at Tiger Park in Baton Rouge.

Women’s Tennis Set for Rematch Against Ole Miss
Women's Tennis 03/30/2017

OXFORD, Miss. --- The No. 19 LSU women's tennis team will travel to Oxford for their second match this season against the No. 28 Ole Miss Rebels at the Palmer/Salloum Tennis Center Friday at 1 p.m. CT.

Play LSU, Texas A&M Start SEC Series Thursday
Baseball 03/29/2017

No. 6 LSU (18-8, 4-2 SEC) plays host to Texas A&M (17-9, 1-5 SEC) at 6 p.m. CT Thursday in Game 1 of a three-game SEC series in Alex Box Stadium, Skip Bertman Field.

Kelly Opens Heptathlon at Texas Relays
Track + Field 03/29/2017

AUSTIN, Texas – Sophomore Brittany Kelly posted a strong Day 1 score of 3,337 points in her heptathlon debut for LSU as she turned in personal bests in the high jump and shot put, a seasonal best in the 100-meter hurdles and a solid season opener in the 200 meters in Wednesday's opener at the 90th Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays.

Play Baseball Falls to Tulane in Midweek Matchup
Baseball 03/28/2017

Junior catcher Michael Papierski ripped a grand slam into left field to lift No. 6 LSU to a 5-2 lead in the fourth inning, but Tulane rebounded to defeat the Tigers, 7-6, Tuesday.

Play Softball Defeats Warhawks, 9-1
Softball 03/28/2017

BATON ROUGE, La. – The No. 10 LSU softball team defeated the ULM Warhawks 9-1 in five innings Tuesday night at Tiger Park in Baton Rouge.

Tony Benford Named Men's Hoops Assistant Coach
Men's Basketball 03/28/2017

BATON ROUGE – LSU head men's basketball coach Will Wade has named veteran coach Tony Benford as the first member of his coaching staff for the 2017-18 season.

Ticket Deposits Accepted For 2017-18 Men's Hoops
Men's Basketball 03/28/2017

BATON ROUGE – LSU basketball fans can lock in new season tickets for Coach Will Wade's first season as head coach with a deposit only at and at the LSU Athletics Ticket Office.

Walljasper Earns LSWA Honors
Softball 03/28/2017

BATON ROUGE – Kasey Frederick of Nicholls and Allie Walljasper of LSU earned the votes to earn Louisiana college state softball players of the week announced on Tuesday by the Louisiana Sports Writers Association.

This Week on LSU Tiger Tracks
Athletic Dept. 03/28/2017

LSU Tiger Tracks, a program highlighting various aspects of the university and its athletic department, can be seen at 9 p.m. CT Wednesday on Cox Sports Television.

March 28 National Softball Rankings
Softball 03/28/2017

BATON ROUGE, La. - Coming off of a sweep of Georgia at home over the weekend, the LSU softball team returned to the top 10 of both major national polls on Tuesday, slotting in at No. 10.

Track & Field Returns to Texas Relays
Track + Field 03/28/2017

BATON ROUGE – The LSU Track & Field teams look to kick their 2017 outdoor season into high gear this week as they make their annual trip to Austin, Texas, for the 90th running of the Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays beginning Wednesday and running through Saturday at Mike A. Myers Stadium at the University of Texas.

Seven Gymnasts Named Regular Season All-Americans
Gymnastics 03/28/2017

BATON ROUGE – Seven members of the second-ranked LSU gymnastics team totaled 11 National Association of Collegiate Gymnastics Coaches/Women (NACGC/W) Regular Season All-America honors after finishing in the top-16 of the event rankings based on RQS to set a new school record.

Volleyball's Bannister Earns Pair of Honors
Volleyball 03/28/2017

BATON ROUGE – LSU volleyball signee Taylor Bannister, a 6-foot-6-inch middle blocker/right-outside hitter out of Missouri City, Texas and Texas Premier Volleyball Club, has been named a Senior Ace by and a Fab 50 recruit by

Beach Program Earns Highest Ranking In School History
Beach Volleyball 03/27/2017

BATON ROUGE- The LSU beach volleyball team (10-5) jumped up one spot in both the American Volleyball Coaches Association and DiG Magazine beach polls, moving up to No. 7.

Tigers to Wear 'Throwback' Uniforms vs. Tulane
Baseball 03/27/2017

No. 6 LSU (18-7) plays host to Tulane (9-15) at 6:30 p.m. CT Tuesday in Alex Box Stadium, Skip Bertman Field.

Softball Continues Home Stand With ULM
Softball 03/27/2017

BATON ROUGE, La. – The No. 12 LSU softball team opens the second half of its eight-game home stand on Tuesday evening, hosting the ULM Warhawks at 6 p.m. at Tiger Park in Baton Rouge.

Play March 27 Baseball National Rankings, Report
Baseball 03/27/2017

BATON ROUGE -- After splitting its four games this past week, the LSU baseball team remained in the Top 10 in the national ranking released Monday.