The LSU Athletics Department today agreed to reinstate Will Wade as head coach of the Tiger basketball program. Coach Wade met Friday with University and NCAA officials. During those meetings, he answered all questions and denied any wrongdoing in connection with recently reported allegations of irregularities in college basketball recruiting
LAFAYETTE – After leading LSU to the SEC regular-season title and berth in the Sweet 16 of the NCAA Championships, sophomore point guard Tremont Waters was named Louisiana Sports Writers Association (LSWA) Men's College Basketball Player of the Year to highlight the 2019 LSWA Men's College Basketball Team, which was released by the organization on Saturday.
BATON ROUGE – Three former LSU Tigers will take part in the NBA playoffs which get under way with four games on Saturday.
BATON ROUGE – Former LSU basketball player Frederick "Rick" Eugene Wolfert, who played for Coach Dale Brown's Tigers in the mid-1970s, passed away on April 9 in Greensboro, Georgia.
LSU student-athletes Skylar Mays and Sydney Mukes were recently honored by LSU's Black Faculty and Staff Caucus at their annual awards presentation Sunday.
Skylar Mays to Enter 2019 NBA Draft
Tremont Waters Declares for NBA Draft
BATON ROUGE – LSU basketball freshman Naz Reid announced on his Instagram account (IG: @hollywood.naz) Wednesday that he will be "entering the NBA Draft with an agent in hopes of finally fulfilling a dream I believe is my destiny."
BATON ROUGE – LSU forward Naz Reid was named this week to the 2019 Collegeinsider.com Kyle Macy Freshmen All-America team.
BATON ROUGE – LSU sophomore point guard Tremont Waters was named honorable mention on the Associated Press All-America basketball team announced on Tuesday.
BATON ROUGE ¿ Now with some time to go over final numbers and the success of this LSU Basketball team off its SEC championship/NCAA Sweet 16 season, here are some statistical notes from the year worth looking back on ¿
Worsham: Highs, Lows Forge Unbreakable Bonds for Tigers
WASHINGTON -- Second-seeded Michigan State made 13 three pointers to answer each run LSU made on Friday night in the NCAA Sweet 16, as the Spartan advanced, 80-63.
WASHINGTON, D. C. – The LSU men's basketball team went through a 90-minute workout at the Capital One Arena in downtown Washington Thursday morning and went through the normal media obligations as preparations begin to wind down for Friday's NCAA Regional Semifinal contest with Michigan State.
BATON ROUGE – The LSU men's basketball team left Wednesday afternoon for their 10th Sweet Sixteen appearance in the NCAA Tournament, flying to Washington D.C. for their East Regional matchup Friday with Michigan State.
BATON ROUGE – The NCAA, CBS and TBS announced game times and announce crews for the Sweet 16 games with the Tigers and Michigan State set to tip Friday at 7:09 p.m. ET (6:09 p.m. CT) at the Capital One Arena in Washington, D. C.
Sixth Man, Eight Starters Propel Tigers to Sweet 16
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- They waited. And as they waited, they debated. Marlon Taylor was pro ice bath. Kavell Bigby-Williams made the counter argument that maybe LSU should wait until the Final Four to dump the entire cooler on someone. Emmitt Williams broke the tie.
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Tremont Waters' layup with 1.6 seconds remaining put the third-seeded LSU Men's Basketball team in the NCAA Sweet 16, 69-67, over No. 6 seed Maryland on Saturday afternoon.
Meet the Scout Team Behind LSU's Championship Season
JACKSONVILLE, Florida – The LSU Tigers have taken step one in the 2019 NCAA Tournament.
Ten Eyes, Five Guys Help Tigers Shut Down Yale
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- No. 3 seed LSU built a 16-point halftime lead and held off a late barrage of three pointers by No. 14 seed Yale to advance to the NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament second round, 79-74, on Thursday afternoon in Vystar Veterans Memorial Arena.
New Haven Native Tremont Waters Set for Yale Reunion
JACKSONVILLE, Florida – The third seed in the East Region, the LSU Tigers, take their first step in the NCAA Tournament Thursday when they take on No. 14 seed Yale in a first round game at the VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena.