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  3 Tiger hoopsters return for 2020 after declaring for NBA Draft

Three LSU basketball players who tested the NBA waters will be returning to Baton Rouge to play for the Tigers.

LSU guard Skylar Mays named SEC Men’s Scholar Athlete of the Year

LSU sophomore F Emmitt Williams declares for 2020 NBA Draft

LSU sophomore Darius Days declares for NBA draft

Shaquille O’Neal’s son, Shareef, is officially an LSU Tiger

LSU freshman forward Trendon Watford declares for NBA Draft

  SEC cancels all sports for remaining 2019-2020 athletic year; extends suspension of athletics activities

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HBO documentary set to include Will Wade wiretap audio

March Sadness: No brackets and no knowing what might’ve been

NCAA cancels men’s and women’s basketball tournaments, remaining winter and spring championships

LSU basketball star Skylar Mays says farewell to fans on social media

LSU, other SEC schools restricting attendance at all sporting events due to coronavirus

Wayde Sims remembered at LSU basketball Senior Tribute day

  LSU soars over Georgia in regular season finale

The LSU men’s basketball team ran through Georgia in the PMAC on Saturday.

LSU falls to Arkansas on the road

The LSU men’s basketball team was on the road in Fayetteville to face Arkansas for the final road game of the season and it wasn’t pretty.

Mays powers LSU to double-digit win over Texas A&M

The LSU men’s basketball team took down Texas A&M at the PMAC on Saturday, Feb. 29 behind a big second half by senior guard Skylar Mays.

  LSU retires Mahmoud Abdul-Rauf’s No. 35 basketball jersey

On Saturday, Feb. 29, the tarp came off a jersey hanging in the PMAC rafters and no one will wear No. 35 for the LSU basketball team again.

LSU falls to Florida in another SEC road loss

Days, Smart lead LSU past South Carolina

  LSU comes up just short against No. 10 Kentucky

No. 25 LSU falls to Alabama in Tuscaloosa

Shaq’s son, Shareef O’Neal, tells SI he’s going to LSU

  No. 25 LSU rallies to get past Missouri

LSU men’s basketball No. 25 in AP Poll

The LSU Tigers are ranked for the third consecutive in the AP Poll. The latest version has the Tigers at the No. 25 spot.

Mays scores career-high 30 in No. 18 LSU OT loss to No. 10 Auburn

No. 18 LSU men’s basketball dropped a heartbreaker to No. 10 Auburn on Saturday, Feb. 8.

No. 18 LSU drops first SEC game of season with loss to Vanderbilt

No. 18 LSU dropped its first SEC game of the season with a loss to Vanderbilt, a team that had not won a league contest since March 2018.

Skylar Mays named one of 10 candidates for Jerry West Award

LSU basketball player Skylar Mays has been named one of the 10 candidates for the 2020 Jerry West Shooting Guard of the Year Award.

Shaq’s son, Shareef O’Neal, spurs speculation with LSU visit and social media post

Shareef O’Neal, the son of LSU and NBA great Shaquille O’Neal, has caused widespread speculation on social media as to whether or not he will transfer to his father’s alma mater.

No. 18 LSU’s outlook seems brighter after consecutive double-digit wins

One week after a tirade by LSU head coach Will Wade over his team’s blown leads, the outlook is now more promising and the Tigers have climbed in the rankings.

LSU jumps to No. 18 in latest AP Top 25 Poll

The LSU men’s basketball team soared four spots in the new AP Top 25 Poll that was released Monday morning.

Smart leads No. 22 LSU over Ole Miss as the Tigers remain unbeaten in SEC play

LSU sophomore guard Javonte Smart scored 21 points to lead the Tigers over Ole Miss at the PMAC on Saturday.

Emmitt Williams provides ‘big man’ presence for LSU

LSU forward Emmitt Williams is only listed at 6-foot-6 but he continues to do his best to give the Tigers a strong, physical presence in the paint with Kavell Bigby Williams and Naz Reid departed from last year’s squad.

  No. 22 LSU soars over Alabama to remain unbeaten in SEC play

No. 22 LSU led by as many as 20 points against Alabama, as the Tigers extended their win streak to nine and remain undefeated in SEC play.

LSU forward Trendon Watford named SEC Freshman of the Week

LSU forward Trendon Watford was named the SEC Freshman of the Week after his performances against Florida and Texas.

LSU jumps back into AP Top 25

The LSU men’s basketball team surged back into the AP Top 25 after an eight-game winning streak that includes recent victories over Florida and Texas.

Men’s Basketball: LSU outlasts Texas in SEC/Big 12 Challenge

The LSU men’s basketball team was able to stave off a late surge by Texas to win its eighth straight game Saturday.

LSU basketball returns to SEC/Big 12 Challenge Game

LSU basketball returns to the SEC/Big 12 Basketball Challenge Saturday when they travel to Austin, Texas to take on the University of Texas in the Frank Erwin Center.

WATCH: LSU basketball team has epic reaction after Skylar Mays sinks turnaround jumper at the buzzer

Fans lept from their seats as members of the LSU basketball team ran onto the floor of the PMAC to celebrate with LSU senior guard Skylar Mays moments after he scored a game-winning buzzer-beater.

Mays sinks turnaround jumper at the buzzer to propel LSU over Miss. State

LSU senior guard Skylar Mays drained an 18-footer as time expired to complete the comeback over Mississippi State at the PMAC on Saturday.

  LSU outlasts Arkansas to improve to 2-0 in SEC play

LSU battled a tough Arkansas team in a game that went down to the wire and ended with a big defensive stop by the Tigers.

Smart, Mays lead LSU to win over Tennessee

The LSU men’s basketball team opened SEC play in Knoxville with a win over Tennessee.

LSU men’s basketball opens SEC play against Tennessee

The LSU men’s basketball team will travel to Knoxville Tennessee to open up SEC play. The Tigers will take on Tennessee in the Thompson-Boling Arena and tipoff is set for 11:00 AM.

LSU hands Liberty its first loss of the season as Tigers get ready for SEC play

The LSU men’s basketball team handed Liberty its first defeat of the season Sunday afternoon in the PMAC.

LSU falls to USC after Trojans rally in second half

LSU came up just short against USC after the Trojans mounted a second half rally in the Basketball Hall of Fame Classic at the STAPLES Center.

LSU basketball takes on East Tennessee State University

The LSU men’s basketball team returns to action Wednesday, December 18 in the PMAC against East Tennessee State University. Tipoff is set for 6 P.M.

Williams, Days power LSU past New Orleans 90-54

Both Emmitt Williams and Darius Days registered double-doubles to lead LSU to a 90-54 victory against New Orleans

LSU men’s basketball set to host UNO

The LSU men’s basketball team will host Southland Conference favorite UNO in the PMAC Tuesday, December 3 at 8 p.m.

GAME UPDATES: LSU men’s basketball gets past Missouri State

The LSU men’s basketball team returned to action in the PMAC Friday, November 29 at 7 p.m. to host Missouri State.

LSU sees big lead evaporate in loss to Utah St. in Jamaica Classic

The LSU men’s basketball team knew it was facing a tough contest Friday in its opening game of the Jersey Mike’s Jamacia Classic when the Tigers took on No. 15 Utah State at the Montego Bay Convention Centre.

Manning comes off the bench to lead LSU to easy win over UMBC

LSU was able to rest some key players and get some great play from its bench as the Tigers took down Maryland-Baltimore County in the PMAC on Tuesday.


The LSU men’s basketball team is looking to make it two consecutive wins when the Tigers play host to the University of Maryland-Baltimore County (UMBC) in the PMAC at 6 p.m. Tuesday.

REPORT: LSU basketball picks up commitment from 5-star guard Cam Thomas

LSU head coach Will Wade and the Tigers have picked up the commitment of five-star shooting guard Cam Thomas, according to reports.

No. 23 LSU outlasts Nicholls St. in tough-fought game

Nicholls State entered the PMAC on a mission and appeared to out-hustle No. 23 LSU in the first half but the Tigers regrouped and stymied the Colonel offense in the second half Saturday afternoon.

LSU basketball falls to VCU, 84-82

The LSU Tigers tried to get themselves out of a 15-point first half hole rallying to take the led late, before falling 84-82 to VCU.

No. 23 LSU prepares to hit the road to face VCU

No. 23 LSU is getting ready for its first road test of the season, as head coach Will Wade prepares to return to the place where he coached before coming to Baton Rouge.

LSU basketball moves down in new AP Poll, despite win over Bowling Green

The LSU men’s basketball team has moved down in rankings for the new AP Basketball Poll, despite a win over Bowling Green.

No. 22 LSU basketball takes on Bowling Green

The No. 22 LSU men’s basketball team begins its 2019-2020 season in the Pete Maravich Assembly Center against the Bowling Green Falcons.

LSU guards Mays, Smart named to preseason All-SEC teams

LSU guards Skylar Mays and Javonte Smart have been named to basketball coaches preseason All-SEC teams.

LSU senior forward selected to SEC Coaches Preseason All-Conference First Team

LSU senior forward Ayana Mitchell has been named to the 2019-2020 SEC Coaches Preseason All-Conference Team. The voting was conducted by 14 SEC women’s basketball head coaches.

LSU basketball ranked in preseason AP poll

The LSU men’s basketball team is ranked in the 2019-2020 preseason Associated Press poll.

Shaquille O’Neal donates house to woman whose son was shot at football game

Former LSU basketball star Shaquille O’Neal has donated a home to an Atlanta woman whose 12-year-old son was shot at a football game and paralyzed from the chest down.

LSU basketball picked No. 3 in SEC preseason poll

The LSU basketball team has been picked third in the annual Southeastern Conference men’s basketball preseason poll.

Parents of Wayde Sims organize butterfly release for 1-year anniversary of shooting

Parents of former LSU basketball player Wayde Sims have planned a remembrance ceremony for Saturday, September 28 according to a Facebook post.

  LSU QB Joe Burrow receives support from biggest fans; impresses some outside of football

There’s a player of the week at LSU who’s getting an awful lot of love, even though it’s a bye week and some of the people giving him that love aren’t necessarily football experts.

  Wade, Mays recap LSU basketball’s Spain trip and preview start of practice

LSU head coach Will Wade met with sports journalists Monday afternoon to recap the basketball team’s trip to Spain.

Shaquille O’Neal to DJ at Fred’s in Tigerland

Get ready LSU fans Shaquille O’Neal is coming back to LSU.

The story behind a hug and the legacy of the #Forever44 movement

Fay Sims spent Labor Day on a fishing trip surrounded by loved ones. The holiday marks the beginning of the month in which her late son, Wayde Sims’, life was tragically claimed by gun violence in 2018.

Former LSU basketball player Josh Gray, now with Pelicans, recognized as official La. ambassador

Josh Gray, a former guard at LSU and current member of the New Orleans Pelicans, met with Lieutenant Governor Billy Nungesser Monday.

LSU basketball rolls past Valencia in second game of Spain tour

After suffering a tough loss to the Dominican Republic on Thursday, the LSU basketball team bounced back with a convincing win over Valencia on Saturday.

LSU loses close one to Dominican Republic in Spain opener

LSU came up just short against the Dominican Republic national team Thursday in the first game of its exhibition tour in Spain.

Will Wade: LSU men’s basketball practice facility in ‘desperate need of upgrades’

LSU men’s basketball coach Will Wade said the team’s practice facility is in “desperate need of upgrades” during a July 30 press conference previewing the team’s upcoming tournament in Spain.

Will Wade: LSU men’s basketball facility in “desperate need of upgrades”

The tournament will be Wade’s first time back on the court as LSU’s head coach since his suspension.

Tigers to face Longhorns in Big 12/SEC Basketball Challenge

LSU head coach Will Wade will face his former boss when the Tigers play the Texas Longhorns, led by Shaka Smart.

Pelicans sign former LSU guard Josh Gray to two-way contract

The New Orleans Pelicans have signed former LSU guard Josh Gray to a two-way deal.

Former LSU forward Naz Reid signs 4-year contract with Timberwolves

Former LSU forward Naz Reid has signed a multi-year contract with the Minnesota Timberwolves, the team reported Wednesday.

REPORT: Former LSU basketball star Ben Simmons signs max contract extension with 76ers

According to multiple reports, former LSU basketball star Ben Simmons has agreed to a five-year, $170 million extension with the Philadelphia 76ers.

REPORT: Father of former LSU guard Tremont Waters found dead in motel; investigation underway

The father of former LSU point guard Tremont Waters was found dead in a motel room Thursday, according to an Associated Press report.

CBS Sports ranks LSU at No. 4 in ‘Best of College Sports’ poll

LSU is ranked as the No. 4 overall sports program for 2018-2019, according to CBS Sports.

Former LSU F Naz Reid looks impressive in limited NBA Summer League play

Former LSU forward Naz Reid started for the Minnesota Timberwolves against the Atlanta Hawks Sunday.

Former LSU F Kavell Bigby-Williams notches second straight double-double in Pelicans loss to Wizards

Former LSU forward Kavell Bigby-Williams has been impressive in his first two NBA Summer League games with the New Orleans Pelicans, finishing with double-doubles in both.

Former LSU guard Tremont Waters makes NBA Summer League debut

Former LSU point guard Tremont Waters was on the court Saturday in Las Vegas for his NBA Summer League debut.