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Decreased capacity in Tiger Stadium will lead to tens of millions in revenue loss, LSU athletic director says

Operating at a decreased capacity in Tiger Stadium amid the coronavirus pandemic will lead to tens of millions in lost revenue, LSU Athletic Director Scott Woodward said in a letter to donors Friday, Aug. 7

LSU football ranks No. 5 in preseason Coaches Poll

ORANGE IS THE NEW PURPLE: Photos show Joe Burrow practicing in Bengals jersey

UConn becomes 1st FBS team to cancel football season because of coronavirus

Big Ten football season set to begin on Labor Day weekend

LSU LB Travez Moore posts on social media how COVID-19 affected his body

Legendary LSU gymnastics coach D-D Breaux, known as ‘Dean of Coaches,’ announces retirement after 43 years

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LSU begins fall football practice on Aug. 17

Big 12 Board of Directors: Conference will adopt ‘9+1’ football schedule

  3 Tiger hoopsters return for 2020 after declaring for NBA Draft

REPORT: LSU QB Peter Parrish enters transfer portal

Pac-12 football players urge opt-out amid COVID-19 concerns

REPORT: Former LSU RB Jeremy Hill back in the NFL

REPORT: LSU TE Jamal Pettigrew enters transfer portal

LSU senior tight end Jamal Pettigrew has entered his name into the NCAA Transfer Portal, according to a report by 247Sports that cited sources as providing the information.

Ticketing and seating plan for LSU’s 2020 football season

LSU has released a preliminary seating and ticketing plan for the upcoming football season in Tiger Stadium.

His chili is always hot - Jean-Francois excited about Pelini’s return to LSU

In a recent interview, former LSU defensive tackle Ricky Jean-Francois recalled tales of the Tigers’ national championship squad 13 years ago, shared why he’s excited about defensive coordinator Bo Pelini’s return, and more.

LSU unveils upcoming ‘masked up’ look with new splash shields

As college football works out a plan to get athletes on the field safely, LSU has unveiled new splash shields designed to help protect players from COVID-19.

Former LSU QB Joe Burrow signs contract with Bengals

  SEC-only football schedule eliminates LSU-Texas rematch; other changes for Tigers

LSU goes cashless for sporting events in 2020

REPORT: NCAA allows players to wear messages on jerseys; passes 2 COVID-19 mitigation measures

LSU switches to mobile ticketing for 2020 football season

‘Offense ... we’re loaded,’ Orgeron says but adds LSU needs to get better on defense

‘We’re not going to blink’: Coach O says LSU football team preparing to kick off Sept. 5

LSU football head coach Ed Orgeron said while the postponement or cancelation of the 2020 college football season is “obviously out of his control” he is preparing the team to start defending its national title as scheduled beginning on Sept. 5.

REPORT: Majority of SEC ADs approve idea of conference-only, 10-game schedule

The SEC is moving closer to an agreement on a conference-only schedule of 10 games, Sports Illustrated reported it has been told by multiple sources.

ACC schedule includes Notre Dame, 10 conference games

ACC limits football schedule to 11 games; Notre Dame will play 10 ACC foes and be eligible for the conference title game.

Burrow, Bengals agree in principle to $36.1M contract, per reports

Burrow will still have to take his physical, according to the report.

Former LSU WR Justin Jefferson among NFL players placed on reserve/COVID-19 list

Former LSU wide receiver Justin Jefferson is one of several NFL players placed on the new reserve/COVID-19 list. Jefferson being placed on the list does NOT mean he has tested positive for the coronavirus.

REPORT: Former LSU safety Jamal Adams traded to Seahawks

According to multiple reports, the New York Jets are trading All-Pro safety Jamal Adams to the Seattle Seahawks.

Two Tigers named to Maxwell Award watch list

On Friday, July 24, the Maxwell Award announced their preseason award watch list for the 2020 season.

LSU incoming freshman Arik Gilbert named 2020 Gatorade Male High School Athlete of the Year

Gatorade announced Friday, July 24, that LSU incoming freshman Arik Gilbert has been named the 2020 Gatorade Male High School Athlete of the Year.

LSU safety JaCoby Stevens named to Wuerffel Trophy watch list

LSU senior safety Jacoby Stevens has been named to the 2020 Wuerffel Trophy Watch List, which is known as “College Football’s Premier Award for Community Service.”

LSU prepared to hit the practice field for the first time since March

Tigers will hold a walk-through at 6 a.m. on Friday

LSU’s All-American cornerback named to Paul Hornung watch list

LSU All-American cornerback Derek Stingley Jr. was named to the 2020 Paul Hornung watch list. The award honors college football’s most versatile player.

  Who’s next in LSU’s 2021 recruiting class

LSU's 2021 class has 16 members so far

LSU’s Shelvin named to Outland Trophy watch list

LSU defensive tackle Tyler Shelvin has been named to the Outland Trophy watch list. Shelvin is a 6-foot-3, 346-pound junior from Lafayette.

LSU’s Shelvin, Stevens, Stingley named to Nagurski Trophy watch list

LSU defensive tackle Tyler Shelvin, safety JaCoby Stevens, and cornerback Derek Stingley Jr. have all been named to the Nagurski Trophy watch list.

LSU true freshman Arik Gilbert named to Mackey Award watch list

LSU true freshman tight end Arik Gilbert has been named to the Mackey Award watch list. The Mackey Award is presented annually to college football’s most outstanding tight end.

LSU’s Stevens, Stingley named to Thorpe Award watch list

LSU safety JaCoby Stevens and cornerback Derek Stingley Jr. have been named to the Thorpe Award watch list. The Thorpe Award is presented annually to the best defensive back in college football.

LSU’s Cox, Clark named to Butkus Award watch list

LSU linebackers Jabril Cox and Damone Clark are on the Butkus Award watch list. The Butkus Award is presented annually to the best linebacker in college football.

REPORT: LSU basketball adding 7-foot transfer from the University of Washington

Will Wade has landed a 7-foot transfer in Bryan Penn-Johnson from Washington University.

  LSU tailgating diehards dreading the worst for college football season

For those whose fall revolves around Tiger Football, potentially losing the season or not going to games to tailgate would be devastating.

SEC schools will honor scholarships of student-athletes who don’t participate due to COVID-19 concerns

The SEC has announced it will honor the scholarships of student-athletes who decide to not participate in sports in the fall because of COVID-19 concerns.

REPORT: LSU stakes first claim at No. 1 ranking for Class of 2022

LSU is the first program to stake the claim for the No. 1 ranking for the Class of 2022, according to the 247Sports Composite player rankings.

Burrow Road sign stolen

The Burrow Road sign is gone already.

Chase and Marshall named to Biletnikoff Award watch list

LSU wide receivers Ja’Marr Chase and Terrace Marshall Jr. were named to the Fred Biletnikoff Award watch list on Thursday, July 16.

  Defensive lineman Jameian Buxton pulls in LSU offer at 14-years old

Buxton will be a sophomore this fall at Thibodaux High

REPORT: Former LSU LB Marcel Brooks headed to TCU

CBSSports.com is reporting that multiple sources are saying former LSU linebacker Marcel Brooks is headed back home to play for TCU.

SEC athletic directors meet but no major decisions made yet on fall sports

The Southeastern Conference’s Athletics Directors met on Monday at the SEC Office in Birmingham to discuss SEC and college athletics issues.

  Humble, hard-working Arch Manning sets foundation for upcoming success at Newman

Manning threw 34 TD passes in his freshman year at Newman

LSU’s Cox, Stevens, and Stingley all named to Bednarik Award watch list

LSU leads the nation with players on the Bednarik Award watch list - linebacker Jabril Cox, safety JaCoby Stevens, and cornerback Derek Stingley Jr. - the Maxwell Football Club announced Monday, July 13.

LSU strength and conditioning coach Tommy Moffitt working to keep the Tigers in shape

Head strength and conditioning coach Tommy Moffitt and his staff have done their best to keep the Tigers as in shape as possible during these bizarre times and extremely challenging circumstances.

Maryland linebacker Greg Penn III commits to LSU

Penn is a 4-star linebacker according to Rivals recruiting service

SEC Commissioner Greg Sankey: ‘The direct reality is not good’

Sankey was on the Marty & McGee show on ESPN when he was asked about football, college athletics and the current status of the coronavirus pandemic.

Pac-12 joins Big Ten in eliminating nonconference games

The Pac-12 has become the second major conference to shift to a conference-only fall schedule amid growing concerns over the coronavirus pandemic.

SEC responds to B1G Ten’s decision to have a conference-only schedule

Commissioner Greg Sankey gives a statement on future of fall sports.

Joe Burrow announces Hunger Relief Fund with Athens food pantry

Bengals quarterback and No. 1 overall draft pick Joe Burrow announced a partnership with the Athens County Food Pantry on Thursday to kick off the Joe Burrow Hunger Relief Fund.

Expert says Baton Rouge economy faces $50M loss if LSU football season is canceled or fans are excluded

Bars, restaurants, and hotels in Baton Rouge are staring down the barrel of another major financial hit if the LSU football season is canceled or played without fans.

LSU receives 3 championship rings after perfect season

Following the trophy presentation and parade, the LSU football team has now received its three championship rings after the 15-0 perfect season.

  Versatile Karr defensive tackle Tygee Hill catching the eyes of LSU

Hill is a 4-star recruit according to Rivals

LSU recruiting continues to soar, despite COVID-19 restrictions

LSU head coach Ed Orgeron and his staff continue to roll on the recruiting trail, picking up three verbal commitments since the first of the month.

  LSU produces recruiting fireworks on July 4th weekend

LSU's 2021 recruiting class moves into the Top-10

Nation’s top-rated QB for class of 2021 commits to Oklahoma over LSU, Maryland

The nation’s top quarterback in the class of 2021 has announced his commitment to Oklahoma.

LSU picks up commit from 4-star DE Keanu Koht to 2021 class

LSU football head coach Ed Orgeron and company picked up their third commitment for the month of July as four-star defensive end Keanu Koht announced his decision via Twitter.

Zachary WR Chris Hilton talks about why he committed to LSU

Zachary wide receiver Chris Hilton said he's had LSU on his mind since having a Zoom call about a month ago with Tigers' wide receivers/asst. head coach Mickey Joseph.

REPORT: Peter Parrish’s name no longer listed on LSU’s official roster

LSU redshirt freshman quarterback Peter Parrish is no longer listed on the Tigers' football roster, according to a report by Shea Dixon with 247Sports.

Zachary WR Chris Hilton commits to LSU’s 2021 recruiting class

Hilton is the 14th commit in LSU’s 2021 class

Virginia linebacker Naquan Brown commits to LSU’s 2021 class

Brown is a 4-star recruit according to recruiting site Rivals

LSU senior pitcher Matthew Beck becomes next in line to wear No. 8

LSU head coach Paul Mainieri announced Monday, June 29 that senior pitcher Matthew Beck will be the next Tiger to wear the No. 8 jersey.

Former LSU safety Eric Monroe transferring to Texas Tech

After more than a week in the NCAA Transfer Portal, former LSU safety Eric Monroe has decided to transfer to Texas Tech. Monroe tweeted Saturday, June 27 that he has committed to the Red Raiders.

Iota infielder Tyler LeJeune commits to LSU

One of the area’s top baseball prospects announced his college choice on Friday. Rising junior infielder Tyler LeJeune took to Twitter to announce that he’ll suit up for the LSU Tigers once his days at Iota are over.

REPORT: LSU LB Marcel Brooks enters transfer portal

LSU sophomore linebacker Marcel Brooks (No. 9) has put his name into the NCAA Transfer Portal, according to reports.

LSU lands Michigan offensive tackle Garrett Dellinger

Rivals recruiting service ranks Dellinger a 4-star recruit

Replacing Burrow: Orgeron talks about talent in LSU QB room

The legend of Joe Burrow and his 2019 season will live on forever in Baton Rouge but now it’s time to focus on who’s next to lead the LSU football program. The favorite to land the starting quarterback gig is Myles Brennan.

Chris Curry looks to be serious contender for LSU starting running back position

With Clyde Edwards-Helaire off to the NFL, LSU is in search of a new lead running back and one name to take seriously in the competition is Chris Curry.

Report: At least 30 LSU football players in quarantine due to COVID-19

At least 30 of LSU’s 115 players have been isolated because they tested positive for COVID-19, or were found to have had contact with those who tested positive

LSU commit Garrett Nussmeier invited to the nation’s premier QB competition

Elite 11 takes place in Nashville

  Jamie Howard powered through the worst at LSU

Few college athletes can say they had rougher experiences than former LSU quarterback Jamie Howard in the early to mid-90s but Howard always kept pushing and persevered.

Former LSU guard Tremont Waters named G League Rookie of the Year

Former LSU guard Tremont Waters, who currently plays for the Maine Red Claws, has been named the 2019-20 NBA G League Rookie of the Year, officials announced Thursday, June 18.

  ’I continue to love LSU’ - Ryan Perrilloux reflects on mistakes and accomplishments

Ryan Perrilloux is without a doubt one of the biggest “what ifs” in LSU football history. The East St. John High athlete joined the Tigers in 2005 as one of the most highly sought-after players in the country.

CJ Willis transfers from LSU to Louisiana-Lafayette

LSU baseball player CJ Willis announced Wednesday, June 17 that he has transferred to the University of Louisiana-Lafayette.