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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.
Tulane beats LSU, 3-2, in extra innings
Wednesday, 26 March 2014 06:45
NEW ORLEANS – It has been four years since the Green Wave were able to knock off in-state rival LSU but the Green Wave did not let history dictate Tuesday's outcome at Greer Field at Turchin Stadium as sophomore outfielder Richard Carthon knocked freshman second baseman Jake Willsey in on an RBI single in the bottom of the 11th for the Green Wave's first walk-off base hit of the season. Tulane (13-11) got solid pitching…
Moore, Russell lead SMU past LSU in NIT
Monday, 24 March 2014 22:15
The Associated Press DALLAS — Nic Moore and Nick Russell each scored 16 points as SMU rallied from a 10-point first-half deficit to defeat LSU 80-67 on Monday night to advance to the third round of the NIT. The Mustangs (25-9), seeded first in their region, will host the winner of Monday night's late game between No. 2 Arkansas and No. 3 California on Wednesday. LSU (20-14), seeded fifth, finished with its most wins since…
LSU takes on a No. 1 seed and a legend in SMU and coach Larry Brown
Sunday, 23 March 2014 17:15
Glenn Guilbeau / Gannett Louisiana BATON ROUGE – Do not be surprised if you see Southern Methodist University coach Larry Brown enjoy a hot dog just before Monday night’s game with LSU in the National Invitation Tournament at 7,000-seat Moody Coliseum in Dallas. It has at times been a pregame meal of necessity in the 73-year-old Brown’s voluminous past on basketball courts from New York to Los Angeles and hordes of outposts in between.