LSU women’s basketball holds annual media day

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BATON ROUGE – The LSU women's basketball program played host to its annual media day Wednesday inside the practice facility at the Maravich Center. Head coach Nikki Caldwell previewed the upcoming the season and took questions from the media for approximately 15 minutes.

After Caldwell's press conference, all 13 players had the chance to speak with the media inside the team's practice gym for one-on-one interviews.

LSU has secured three consecutive 20-plus win seasons and three straight NCAA Tournament appearances highlighted by back-to-back NCAA Sweet 16 trips under Caldwell.

LSU will play host to its second-annual Bayou Madness with the men's team on Friday, Oct. 17 at the Maravich Center. The free event begins outside with a pep rally at 6:45 p.m. followed by court activities inside at 7:30 p.m.

The Lady Tigers will host a pair of exhibition games against Loyola at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 5 and Mississippi College at 1 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 9. Following its exhibition contest on Nov. 9, LSU with Club South Runners will hold a 5K Banana Relay/Walk. Registration information is available at

Season tickets are on sale for $75 online at The LSU Athletics Ticket Office can be reached at (800) 960-8587 or (225) 578-2184 and is located on the first floor of the Moran Family Center for Athletics Administration Building. Hours are 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. on weekdays.

For all of the latest news and information on Lady Tiger basketball, Fans can also follow the program on its social media outlets at, @lsuwbkb and @NikkiCaldwell on Twitter, @LSUwbkb and @LSUNikkiCaldwell on Instagram.