All Sports - Archives 2017-18

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Moore Joins LaCouture as No. 18s in 2017
Football 07/31/2017

BATON ROUGE LSU will have two No. 18s in 2017 as senior J.D. Moore was presented with the jersey at a team meeting on Sunday night.

LSU Sports Insider Episode 9: Dave Aranda
Football 07/31/2017

LSU Football Associate Head Coach and Defensive Coordinator Dave Aranda sits down and discusses the outlook for the 2017 Tiger Defense, players to watch, and the challenges of defending against SEC opponents. Hosted by the Voice of the Tigers, Chris Blair.

Play Orgeron Welcomes Team to Campus for Preseason Camp
Football 07/30/2017

BATON ROUGE In what may be one of the earliest starts to preseason football practice in school history, LSU reported to campus on Sunday as the Tigers are set to open its first training camp under head coach Ed Orgeron.

LSU to be Featured on SEC Network Takeover
Athletic Dept. 07/29/2017

BATON ROUGE LSU Athletics will take part in the third annual SEC Network Takeover beginning late Saturday and lasting through Sunday night.

Beach Volleyball Receives AVCA Team Academic Award
Beach Volleyball 07/28/2017

BATON ROUGE- For the second straight season, the LSU beach volleyball team was one of just 19 beach teams that received the AVCA Team Academic Award for the 2016-17 season, the American Volleyball Coaches Association announced.

Softball Adds Transfers for 2018 Season
Softball 07/28/2017

BATON ROUGE LSU softball head coach Beth Torina announced Friday the addition of transfers Michaela Schlattman and Rebecca Schulte to the team for the 2018 season.

LSU Sports Insider Episode 8: Matt Canada
Football 07/28/2017

LSU Football Offensive Coordinator Matt Canada discusses getting settled in Louisiana, the excitement of his first year in Baton Rouge, and what we all can expect to see from the Tigers Offense in 2017. Hosted by the Voice of the Tigers, Chris Blair.

Burns Wins Jim Corbett Award for 2016-17
Men's Golf 07/27/2017

BATON ROUGE The most decorated season in the history of the LSU Men's Golf program continued Thursday when Sam Burns was named by the Greater New Orleans Sports Awards Committee and Allstate Sugar Bowl as the 2017 James J. Corbett Award winner as the top male amateur in the state of Louisiana.

Coppola Earns DiG Magazine All-America Honors
Beach Volleyball 07/26/2017

BATON ROUGE- LSU beach volleyball freshman Claire Coppola earned more postseason recognition after being selected as a 2017 DiG Magazine Beach Volleyball All-American on Tuesday.

Play Gnat Named Corbett Award Winner
Gymnastics 07/26/2017

BATON ROUGE Ashleigh Gnat, a 17-time All-American, four-time Southeastern Conference event champion and the 2017 NCAA Floor Exercise Champion, has been named the female winner of the James J. Corbett Award by the Greater New Orleans Sports Award Committee, the Allstate Sugar Bowl announced Wednesday.

Swimming Tabs Olympian Milorad Cavic As Assistant
Swimming + Diving 07/25/2017

BATON ROUGE- Olympian and World Champion Milorad "Milo" Cavic has been hired as the newest assistant head coach for the LSU swimming program, announced swimming head coach Dave Geyer on Tuesday.

LSU Announces Partnership with Aramark as Concessionaire
Athletic Dept. 07/25/2017

BATON ROUGE As part of LSU's ongoing effort to enhance the fan experience at its athletic venues, the school announced it has partnered with Aramark to provide food and beverage services at all athletic facilities on campus.

Football Home Opener will be a Night Game
Football 07/25/2017

BATON ROUGE LSU's 2017 home opener against Chattanooga on September 9 will be under the lights in the Tiger Stadium as the game will kickoff at 6:30 p.m. CT, the Southeastern Conference announced on Tuesday.

Gymnastics Announces 2018 Schedule
Gymnastics 07/24/2017

BATON ROUGE The LSU gymnastics program, the defending Southeastern Conference regular season and tournament champions, and head coach D-D Breaux announced the 2018 schedule Monday afternoon.

Former LSU Golfer Sam Burns Finishes T6 In PGA Event
Men's Golf 07/23/2017

OPELIKA, Alabama Former LSU All-America golfer Sam Burns, who is expected to turn pro in September, gave fans a good look at the possibilities ahead as the Shreveport native posted some amazing numbers in his appearance as an amateur at this weekend's PGA Barbasol Championship.

Stevenson Receives Major League Call-Up
Baseball 07/23/2017

Andrew Stevenson becomes the 15th LSU Major Leaguer produced by coach Paul Mainieri.

Former LSU Golfer, Sam Burns, In PGA Event Contention
Men's Golf 07/22/2017

BATON ROUGE Former LSU All-America and 2016-17 national golfer of the year Sam Burns of Shreveport, is in contention for a PGA title as the amateur posted a second straight 66 at the Barbasol Championships at the Grand National Lakes Course in Opelika, Alabama.

Shanice Norton Completes Play In FIBA Championship
Women's Basketball 07/21/2017

BATON ROUGE -- LSU junior Shanice Norton recently completed play in her third FIBA European Championships, this time representing Great Britain in the FIBA U20 Women's European Championships Division B.

Key, Guice Named Players to Watch for Walter Camp Award
Football 07/21/2017

BATON ROUGE LSU running back Derrius Guice and linebacker Arden Key have been selected as two of forty "players to watch" for the 2017 Walter Camp Player of the Year Award, the Walter Camp Foundation announced Friday.

Volleyball Announces 2017 Schedule
Volleyball 07/21/2017

BATON ROUGE With less than five weeks until the opening match of the season, LSU volleyball head coach Fran Flory released the 2017 schedule, which features 10 matches inside the Pete Maravich Assembly Center.

Klotz Breaks World Record For Team USA At Deaflympics
Swimming + Diving 07/20/2017

Klotz Breaks World Record At Deaflympics

Soccer, Volleyball Publications Win National Awards
Soccer 07/20/2017

BATON ROUGE With teams soon reporting back to campus for preseason practice ahead of the 2017 season, LSU's soccer and volleyball teams were recently honored by the College Sports Information Directors of America for producing two of the nation's top media guides for their respective sports in 2016.

PMAC to Add Largest Center Hung Videoboard in Nation
Athletic Dept. 07/20/2017

BATON ROUGE The Maravich Center on the LSU campus will be home to the largest center hung videoboard in college basketball when the school completes installation of the new board later this month.

Guice Named Preseason Candidate for Doak Walker Award
Football 07/20/2017

BATON ROUGE LSU junior running back Derrius Guice has been named a preseason candidate for the 2017 Doak Walker Award, the PwC SMU Athletic Forum released Thursday.

LSU Baseball Looking Forward to 2018
Baseball 07/19/2017

The Tigers begin fall practice on September 24 and open the 2018 season on February 16 against Notre Dame in Alex Box Stadium, Skip Bertman Field.