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Lots of positions still open as LSU readies for Spring Game

Friday, 04 April 2014 16:16
Glenn Guilbeau / GANNETT LOUISIANA BATON ROUGE – Donuts, football, music, track and field, gymnastics, softball and baseball will all be on the menu on the LSU campus on Saturday. The spring game kicks off at 1 p.m. in Tiger Stadium as the quarterback battle between Anthony Jennings and Brandon Harris will be in full view for free after weeks of mostly closed practices. The LSU Radio Network will broadcast the game. But first, the…
LSU baseball struggling to find its footing
Wednesday, 02 April 2014 14:16
By Glenn Guilbeau / GANNETT LOUISIANA BATON ROUGE – The LSU baseball team has already lost as many games six weeks into the 2014 season as it did through the entire, three-month regular season last year. The Tigers, 20-8-1 in 2014, finished the 2013 regular season at 48-8 and rolled into Omaha for the College World Series at 57-9 before finishing 57-11. Their longest losing streak was two, and it happened twice. The Tigers are…
No. 2 Louisiana-Lafayette shuts out Tulane 16-0
Tuesday, 01 April 2014 21:00
Tulane Sports Information LAFAYETTE, La. – Tulane baseball fell to No. 2 Louisiana-Lafayette 16-0 on Tuesday night at M.L. "Tigue" Moore Field in Lafayette, La., as the Ragin' Cajuns collected 22 hits, including two doubles, three triples and two home runs. Tulane (13-14) played the Ragin' Cajuns of ULL (27-3) relatively close during the first meeting between the two programs in early March at Greer Field at Turchin Stadium, but some defensive miscues allowed the…
LSU's leading scorer O'Bryant leaving for NBA
Tuesday, 01 April 2014 14:15
The Associated Press BATON ROUGE, La. -- LSU post player Johnny O'Bryant III says he will bypass his senior season and make himself eligible for the NBA draft. O'Bryant, who has been projected as a late first-round or second-round draft pick, led LSU in scoring this season, averaging a career-high 15.4 points to go with 7.7 rebounds. He has career averages of 12.7 points and 7.7 rebounds a game. O'Bryant has been named to the…
LSU adds UCLA, Arizona State to future football schedules
Monday, 31 March 2014 13:45
Related:Quarterback still a concern for LSUadd to reading list BATON ROUGE – For the first time, LSU and UCLA will meet on the football field as the schools have agreed to a home-and-home series starting in 2021 in the Rose Bowl, LSU Vice Chancellor and Director of Athletics Joe Alleva announced on Monday. LSU will face UCLA in Pasadena, Calif., at the historic Rose Bowl on Sept.
Quarterback still a concern for LSU
Monday, 31 March 2014 09:15
Glen Guilbeau / Gannett Louisiana BATON ROUGE – LSU’s spring game is on Saturday, and little has changed at the quarterback position for the Tigers. They still do not have one yet. “The quarterbacks will be a competitive situation,” LSU coach Les Miles said after a closed scrimmage Saturday at Tiger Stadium. It was the Tigers’ third scrimmage of spring, and Miles is yet to release any passing statistics. Considering the opinion of some of…
LSU drops fourth straight in loss to Florida
Sunday, 30 March 2014 17:45
LSU Sports Information GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Freshman left-hander Kirby Snead pitched 4.2 innings of scoreless relief Sunday, and third baseman John Sternagel drove in three runs to lead Florida to an 11-7 victory over LSU and a sweep of the Southeastern Conference series at McKethan Stadium. The Tigers are 20-8-1 overall and 3-5-1 in the SEC. Florida improved to 19-9 overall and 6-3 in conference play. LSU plays host to McNeese State at 6:30 p.m.
Florida sweeps LSU, defeats Nola
Saturday, 29 March 2014 20:45
GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Freshman right-hander Logan Shore worked a career-high 8.2 innings Saturday night to lead Florida to a 6-2 win over fourth-ranked LSU and a sweep of an SEC doubleheader at McKethan Stadium. The Gators won Game 1 by a final score of 2-1 on a solo, walk-off homer by leftfielder Justin Shafer in the bottom of the ninth inning. Florida improved to 18-9 overall and 5-3 in the SEC. LSU is 20-7-1 overall…
LSU baseball game at Florida postponed; doubleheader Saturday
Friday, 28 March 2014 18:00
GAINESVILLE, Fla. – No. 4 LSU’s baseball game at Florida Friday night was postponed due to heavy rain. The teams will play a doubleheader beginning at noon Saturday. The second game will be 30 to 45 minutes after the first one. The third game of the series will start at noon Sunday as previously scheduled. The CBS Sports Network will televise Saturday’s first game, and it can be heard on the LSU Sports Radio Network.
Lady Tigers win to reach Sweet 16
Wednesday, 26 March 2014 07:45
Glenn Guilbeau / Gannett News Service BATON ROUGE – The seventh-seeded Lady Tigers trailed by seven points at the five-minute mark and did not have their leader and top player Jeanne Kenney because of a first half concussion, but they came back to beat No. 2 seed West Virginia, 76-67, to reach the round of 16 in the NCAA Tournament in front of about 8,000 at the Pete Maravich Assembly Center on Tuesday night.