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LSU men’s basketball bounces back with win over Vandy

The LSU Tigers bounced back with a dominant win over Vanderbilt, 83-68, on Tuesday, March 2, in their last home game of the regular season.

LSU plans to increase capacity for outdoor sports to 50 percent

LSU-Nicholls baseball game postponed; Tigers set to play DH on Wednesday

  Arch Manning’s sophomore highlight tape is a must-watch

Prosecutors run out of time to revoke second probation of LSU WR Drake Davis

LSU batters attacking the ball, resulting in string of home runs

  LSU Football focusing on in-state talent for 2022 class

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Former LSU TE Arik Gilbert back in transfer portal

  No. 11 LSU shuts out Nicholls St., 14-0

Walk-off HR by Cady Doughty lifts No. 11 LSU over Youngstown St., 5-3

Second half meltdown dooms LSU at No. 20 Arkansas

No. 11 LSU homers its way to 6-2 win over Youngstown State

LSU set to face another road test after schedule change

LSU moves to No. 2 in 2022 football recruiting rankings

The LSU 2022 recruiting class currently sits at 10 commits

No. 11 Tigers blast Ragin Cajuns, 11-2

No. 11 LSU saw its bats come alive in the second half of the game Monday against Louisiana Tech but the Tigers did not have to wait long at all to find their swing in Lafayette against the Ragin Cajuns on Wednesday, Feb. 24.

LSU announces dates for spring football, including pro day and spring game

LSU has announced its spring football scheduled, which includes the dates for a pro day and the National L Club Spring Game. The Tigers will have 15 practices over a five-week period.

REPORT: Investigative probe reveals Les Miles offered secret settlement to LSU student

Former LSU head football coach reached a settlement with a former student who accused him of harassment almost a decade ago, according to a report from The Advocate newspaper.

LSU struggles defensively in 91-78 loss at Georgia

LSU RF Dylan Crews named SEC Freshman of the Week

Grand slam by Dugas ignites explosion of runs in No. 11 LSU’s 16-7 win over La. Tech

  Newman WR AJ Johnson breaks down his commitment to LSU

  LSU 2022 commit QB Walker Howard receives 5-star ranking

  Mistakes too much for Tigers to overcome as they fall to Air Force 6-5

LSU dominates Auburn 104-80, freshman phenom drops 27 points

The Tigers (14-6, 9-4 SEC) dominated the Auburn Tigers (11-12, 5-9 SEC) 104-80 in the Pete Maravich Assembly Center on Saturday, Feb. 20. LSU as a team shot 53.4 percent from the floor and 50.0 percent from behind the arc.

  Tigers pitching staff strikes out 14 in 6-1 win over Air Force

LSU baseball is finally back at Alex Box, Skip Bertman Field to start the 2021 season as the No. 12 ranked Tigers took down Air Force 6-1.

LSU adds four-star Isidore Newman WR for class of 2022

LSU football has landed another huge commitment for the class of 2022 in adding four-star wide receiver AJ Johnson from Isidore Newman.

LSU’s Jaden Hill named to Golden Spikes Watch List

LSU junior right-hander Jaden Hill has been named to the Golden Spikes Award Watch List announced by USA Baseball on Thursday, Feb. 18.

LSU baseball season opener postponed until Saturday

LSU baseball has adjusted their schedule for opening weekend at Alex Box Stadium, Skip Bertman Field due to team travel issues throughout the nation.

SEC postpones all of Thursday’s basketball games

The Southeastern Conference (SEC) announced on Wednesday, Feb. 17 that all basketball games for men and women scheduled for Thursday, Feb. 18 have been postponed.

Two Tigers earn SEC of the Week honors

On Monday, Feb. 15 two LSU Tigers earned weekly honors from the Southeastern Conference Player (SEC) after impressive wins over the Mississippi State Bulldogs and No. 16 Tennessee Volunteers.

LSU men’s basketball to play Ole Miss on Feb. 18

The LSU men’s basketball team will look to extend their winning streak to three games as they are scheduled to travel to Ole Miss on Thursday, Feb. 18.

It’s official: Malzahn lands head coaching job at UCF

Former Auburn head football coach Gus Malzahn is moving on from the Plains and the Southeastern Conference after being hired for a new head coaching position.

LSU upsets No. 16 Tennessee 78-65, freshman Cam Thomas leads the way with 25

The LSU men’s basketball team got a huge win to add to their resume as they upset the No. 16 ranked Tennessee Volunteers 78-65 in the Pete Maravich Center, freshman Cam Thomas led the way with 25 points.

  Football helping the Howard family heal

QB Walker Howard led St. Thomas More to a Division II state title.

LSU picks up the 94-80 win over Miss. St. to avoid 3-game skid

The LSU men’s basketball team went on the road and shot the ball extremely well to pick up the win over Mississippi State at Humphrey Coliseum on Wednesday, Feb. 10.

WATCH: Devin White takes victory lap on horse in Raymond James Stadium

Former LSU and current Tampa Bay Bucs linebacker Devin White loves riding horses, especially when he gets to do it to in a stadium commemorate a big accomplishment.

No. 7 LSU holds another scrimmage leading up to season opener

It was a sunny and warm day at Alex Box Stadium on Wednesday, Feb. 10, for No. 7 LSU to hold a scrimmage, as the Tigers continue to prepare for the start of the 2021 season.

Tigers land transfer LB Mike Jones Jr. from Clemson

The LSU Tigers continue to hit the recruiting trail hard this off-season and have now filled an immediate need at the linebacker position in landing transfer Mike Jones Jr. from Clemson.

SEC announces gymnastics championship moving from New Orleans to Huntsville due to coronavirus

The SEC is changing the site of the 2021 SEC Gymnastics Championship from New Orleans to Huntsville, Ala. because of the ongoing impact of the coronavirus, the league announced Tuesday, Feb. 9.

  ’LSU is a national brand’ - Faneca shares thoughts on entering HOF, days as a Tiger, & more

Former LSU offensive lineman Alan Faneca recently learned he will be inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame. In a recent chat with WAFB-TV sports, he reacted to this huge honor and discussed his days as an LSU Tiger from 1994-97.

LSU lands 4-star WR Brian Thomas

Thomas picked the Tigers over Texas A&M and Alabama

New Orleans native Leonard Fournette captures Super Bowl ring with the Bucs

Fournette played his prep football at St. Augustine

LSU AD Scott Woodward talks current state of football, basketball, baseball, & more during exclusive interview

In an exclusive one-on-one interview with WAFB-TV, LSU athletic director Scott Woodward talked about several topics related to the football, basketball, and baseball programs.

Former LSU Tigers make big plays in Super Bowl LV

Of the six former LSU football players on the two teams in Super Bowl LV, five of them saw the field but the biggest performances were by Tampa Bay linebacker Devin White and running back Leonard Fournette.

Louisiana OMV set to release LSU National Championship license plate

The Louisiana Office of Motor Vehicles (OMV) is excited to announce the release of the 2019 LSU National Championship license plate. Beginning Monday, February 8, 2021, LSU fans can celebrate the perfect 15-0 season everywhere they go by purchasing the newest specialty plate offered to Louisiana dri

LSU men’s basketball game against Florida postponed due to COVID-19

The LSU men’s basketball game against Florida scheduled for Saturday, Feb. 6 at the Pete Maravich Center has been postponed due to COVID-19.

Mainieri emphasizes cross-training because of COVID’s affects on roster

The LSU baseball team is holding scrimmages but with three front line pitchers and some position players temporarily sidelined, head coach Paul Mainieri talked about cross-training because COVID could severely affect the competitive nature of the game.

LSU ranks No. 9 in USA Today preseason poll

The LSU baseball team received another top 10 preseason ranking in the form of a poll by USA Today. The poll ranks the Tigers at No. 9.

LSU falls to No. 10 Alabama in another lopsided affair, 78-60

The LSU men’s basketball team suffered another lopsided loss to No. 10 Alabama in Coleman Coliseum on Wednesday, Feb. 3.

  LSU adds two more signees to their 2021 class

Rivals' ranks LSU's class No. 5 in the country

Former LSU TE Stephen Sullivan signs with Carolina Panthers

Former LSU tight end Stephen Sullivan has signed a reserve/future contract with the Carolina Panthers, the team reported Wednesday, Feb. 3.

Could the return of college football video game pressure efforts for student-athletes to get paid?

Social media was buzzing after EA Sports announced it would be reviving its popular College Football video game.

  LSU formally introduces new defensive coaches

LSU formally introduced its trio of new defensive coaches during a Zoom news conference on Tuesday, Feb. 2.

EA Sports confirms return of college football game

It will be the first installment of the series since NCAA Football 2014, which was released in 2013.

LSU pitcher Jaden Hill named preseason first-team All-American by Baseball America

LSU pitcher Jaden Hill has been named to the Baseball America 2021 Preseason First-Team All-America squad, the organization announced Monday, Feb. 1.

  Newman offensive tackle Bo Bordelon commits to LSU

Bordelon's father, Ben, played for LSU in the 90's

Former LSU TE Arik Gilbert commits to Florida

Former LSU tight end Arik Gilbert has committed to Dan Mullen and the Florida Gators. He made the announcement via social media on Sunday, Jan. 31.

LSU women’s basketball head coach Nikki Fargas will miss Sunday’s game against Ole Miss

LSU women’s basketball head coach Nikki Fargas will miss the game on Sunday, Jan. 31, against Ole Miss due to COVID-19 protocols, the university announced late Sunday morning.

  Who fills the final five spots in LSU’s 2021 class

The 2021 class is ranked No. 4 in the country by Rivals and 247 Sports

LSU lands one of the top offensive linemen in the country

Will Campbell is a 4-star recruit out of Neville

  LSU drops heartbreaker to No. 10 Texas Tech, 76-71, in SEC/Big 12 Challenge

The LSU men’s basketball team fought hard the entire game but No. 10 Texas Tech went on a 12-0 run in the final minute to take the win at the PMAC on Saturday, Jan. 30, as part of the SEC/Big 12 Challenge.

4-star S Bryce Anderson decommits from LSU

Bryce Anderson, a four-star safety from Texas, has decommitted from LSU. He made the announcement via social media on Saturday, Jan. 30.

LSU looks to seize ‘great opportunity’ in hosting No. 10 Texas Tech in SEC/Big 12 Challenge

The LSU men’s basketball team has a great chance to strengthen its NCAA Tournament resume when the Tigers host No. 10 Texas Tech in the Pete Maravich Assembly Center on Saturday.

LSU baseball holds 2021 media day

The LSU baseball team held its annual media days on Friday, Jan. 29. WAFB’s Jacques Doucet was there covering the event.

LSU names Andre Carter as new defensive line coach

Head coach Ed Orgeron has finally finished filling out his coaching staff.

LSU sophomore Trendon Watford named top 10 candidate for Malone Award

LSU sophomore Trendon Watford was named one of 10 candidates for the 2021 Karl Malone Power Forward of the Year Award, the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame announced Thursday, Jan. 28.

LSU hires Miami DC Blake Baker as LB coach

LSU has named Miami defensive coordinator Blake Baker as the new linebackers coach for the Tigers, the university announced Thursday, Jan. 28.

3 Tigers set to play in Senior Bowl

Three former LSU Tigers, linebacker Jabril Cox, safety JaCoby Stevens, and wide receiver Racey McMath, are spending the week at the Senior Bowl in Mobile, Ala.

LSU football schedule for 2021 is out

The SEC has announced the LSU football schedule for 2021, which once again features a 12-game season and eight conference contests.

  Coach Orgeron offers LSU legacy Bo Bordelon

Bordelon is a Class of '22 recruit

LSU makes late run in 78-66 win over Texas A&M

The LSU men’s basketball team went on a big run late to beat a Texas A&M team that went ice cold for nearly the final nine minutes of the game at Reed Arena in College Station, Texas on Tuesday, Jan. 26.

OFFICIAL: LSU names Daronte Jones as new defensive coordinator

LSU has officially hired Minnesota Vikings defensive backs coach Daronte Jones as the Tigers’ new defensive coordinator, the university announced Tuesday, Jan. 26.

LSU ranks No. 10 in Baseball America preseason poll

LSU is ranked No. 10 in the 2021 Baseball America preseason poll that was released Monday, Jan. 25. It marks the second top 10 preseason ranking for the Tigers.

  Six former LSU Tigers headed to Super Bowl 55

The six players is the most of any school

Former LSU Tigers contribute to their teams reaching Super Bowl LV

A total of six former LSU football players are members of the Tampa Bay Bucs and Kansas City Chiefs, the two teams that will appear in Super Bowl LV.

Acadiana CB Laterrance Welch commits to LSU’s 2022 class

Welch is the 8th member of LSU’s 2022 recruiting class

LSU struggles in back-to-back games, losing 82-69 to Kentucky

The LSU men’s basketball team struggled again offensively, especially from 3-point range, and suffered back-to-back losses by double digits in SEC play by falling to Kentucky at Rupp Arena on Saturday, Jan. 23.

REPORT: LSU set to interview Vikings DB coach Daronte Jones for DC job

LSU will interview current Minnesota Vikings defensive backs coach Daronte Jones for the Tigers’ open defensive coordinator position, according to ESPN’s Adam Rittenberg.

COVID-19 forces LSU to adjust 2021 baseball schedule

The LSU baseball team has already announced changes to its 2021 baseball season due to COVID-19 issues.

  Rummel RB Logan Diggs will pick between Notre Dame and LSU on signing day

Diggs is a Notre Dame verbal commit

‘I’m fired up that he’s returning’ - Payton talks about Nielsen staying with Saints

As the search for LSU’s new defensive coordinator continues, Saints head coach Sean Payton spoke Thursday, Jan. 21, about the man who appeared to be heading to Baton Rouge but then wasn’t.