Basketball to Face Texas Tech in Annual 'Challenge'
Fourth-Annual SEC/Big 12 Challenge
BATON ROUGE – The matchups for the fourth SEC/Big 12 Challenge presented by Sonic were announced on Tuesday by ESPN and the two leagues and LSU will be involved again, this time on the road traveling to Lubbock to face Texas Tech.
Tuesday's Lottery to Determine NBA Draft Order
2016 NBA Draft Lottery
BATON ROUGE – While there should be no definite answer as to the position where former LSU player Ben Simmons will be drafted, Tuesday night should determine the teams potentially involved as the 2016 NBA Draft Lottery takes place at 7 p.m. CT on ESPN.
Hawthorne, Broussard Honored at LABCA Banquet
42nd LABCA Awards Banquet
BATON ROUGE --- The coach who transformed Nicholls State University into a championship basketball program in the 1990s and the man who became the "Voice of the Tigers" for generations of LSU basketball fans were the major honorees at Saturday's 42nd Annual Louisiana Association of Basketball Coaches Awards Banquet.
Basketball's Victor Earns Academic Momentum Award
Academic Momentum Award
BATON ROUGE – LSU basketball player Craig Victor II, who will enter his junior year of eligibility at LSU in the fall, has been named a recipient of the Academic Momentum Award, handed out by the Scholar Baller program in conjunction with the National Consortium of Academics and Sports (NCAS).
Former Basketball Player Maury Drummond Dies
Drummond Passes Away, 74
BATON ROUGE – Maury Drummond, who was a member of the first LSU team to defeat the University of Kentucky in basketball in 1961, passes away Sunday at the age of 74.