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  Former Southern baseball head coach Roger Cador selected to ABCA Hall of Fame

Former Southern baseball head coach Roger Cador is set to receive a great honor. The legendary skipper will be inducted into the American Baseball Coaches Association (ABCA) Hall of Fame next January.

  SEC postpones volleyball, cross country, and soccer competitions through Aug. 31

LSU’s Harold and Zwiebel named NCAA Woman of the Year nominees

REPORT: Former LSU LB Marcel Brooks headed to TCU

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

NJCAA votes to move football, other fall sports to spring

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

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

HOLD THAT TIGER! LSU picks up commitment No. 16 from 4-star LB Greg Penn

  Joe Burrow gets road in Baton Rouge named after him

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

Pac-12 joins Big Ten in eliminating nonconference games

Pac-12 announces conference-only football schedule

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.

Big Ten to limit football, fall sports to conference games

Besides football, the sports affected include men’s and women’s cross country, field hockey, men’s and women’s soccer and women’s volleyball.

Tulane’s game against Northwestern University this season canceled

The Big Ten Conference is reportedly getting rid of non-conference games

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

  Ivy League suspends fall sports due to coronavirus pandemic

  ’It keeps me young’ - Randall’s miracle throw still one of LSU’s most amazing moments

  LSU receives 3 championship rings after perfect season

Former LSU RB LaBrandon Toefield remembers big games against Tennessee, Alabama

  ’I’m about sick of Alabama’ - Tigers topping Tide was highlight of the year for LSU great Toefield

La. Tech suspends voluntary workouts after second player tests positive for COVID-19

Louisiana Tech officials confirmed Monday a second football player tested positive for COVID-19 and reported all voluntary workouts have been suspended for a few days due to the latest case.

  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.

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.

Jennings RB Trevor Etienne picks up offer from Clemson

Following a monster sophomore season, Jennings running back Trevor Etienne has seen his recruitment pick up steam. On Saturday he announced that he received an offer from the Clemson Tigers.

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.

LaGrange alum Colton Frank IV to transfer to Southern

Former LaGrange High School star Colton Frank IV announced he’s transferring from UL Lafayette to Southern University to the play for Jaguars. Frank announced the move on his Twitter account.

  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

Nicholls St. names former football player, coach Jonathan ‘JT’ Terrell as new athletic director

More than 20 years after Jonathan “JT” Terrell competed for Nicholls State as a student-athlete, he’s returned to his alma mater as its new athletic director.

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.

  Oregon, Oregon State drop ‘Civil War’ name for rivalry

The move was made after discussions between officials at both schools and current and former student-athletes.

SWAC adds Bethune-Cookman as full member effective 2021-22 academic year

Less than a month after announcing the addition of Florida A&M to the conference, the SWAC now says Bethune-Cookman is also joining. Officials said Bethune-Cookman will be added as a full member effective with the 2021-22 academic year.

  Alabama football team video: “All Lives Can’t Matter Until Black Lives Matter”

Quarterback Mac Jones, linebacker Dylan Moses and more made statement about the value of unity on a team and within society.

LSU lands Michigan offensive tackle Garrett Dellinger

Rivals recruiting service ranks Dellinger a 4-star recruit

Return of college athletes gives glimpse of back to school

As colleges and universities ponder how to reopen campuses to droves of students during a pandemic, athletic programs around the country are providing a daily glimpse at the challenges that lie ahead _ and maybe some possible solutions.

Ole Miss to retire Eli Manning’s No. 10 jersey

The ceremony is scheduled to take place later this year during the Auburn football game on Sept. 19.

Miss. State RB Hill: ‘Change the flag or I won’t be representing this State anymore’

In a response to Tate Reeves, Hill calls on the Governor to change the flag.

Domonique Davis prepares for year two at LSU

DeRidder native Domonique Davis shined in high school, averaging 21 points, 5 boards, and a little over 4 assists during her career, which deservingly turned heads and landed her at LSU.

  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.

  LSU confirms at least 30 football players are in quarantine due to COVID-19

According to a report from Sport’s Illustrated’s Ross Dellenger, at least 30 LSU football players are in quarantine because they tested positive for COVID-19 or were found to have had contact with those who tested positive.

  Dreams delayed: LSU swimmers hoping for Olympic bid must wait

LSU swimmer Nicole Rozier was supposed to be competing at the U.S. Olympic Swimming Trials this weekend, but those plans were scrapped as COVID-19 continued to spread across the country.

28 Clemson athletes, staffers test positive for COVID-19

School has administered 315 tests

  Southern officially cancels first 2 football games due to COVID-19; revised schedule released

Southern University has officially canceled the first two football games of the season due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Athletic director Roman Banks confirmed the changes to the Jaguars’ schedule.

LSU basketball assoc. head coach Greg Heiar announces he’s leaving the program; 2 assistants promoted

Greg Heiar announced Thursday, June 18 that he’s leaving the LSU basketball program, after being an assistant to head coach Will Wade the past three seasons.

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

Elite 11 takes place in Nashville

NCAA: No championships in states with Confederate symbol

The NCAA is expanding its policy banning states with prominent Confederate symbols from hosting its championship events.

  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.

SEC Commissioner: ‘It is past time for change to be made to the flag of... Mississippi'

Greg Sankey, Commissioner of the SEC, has now weighed in to the Mississippi flag controversy.

  Report states Southern’s first 2 football games canceled; SU says schedule changes not yet official

While many college football fans are getting excited about Florida A&M joining the SWAC in 2021, a report by the New York Times has cast large doubt on the Rattlers visiting Mumford Stadium on September 12.

Location, plans for upcoming Bayou Classic still undecided

Officials said previous statements saying otherwise were unofficial and it is still being decided for 2020 and 2021.

  Fauci: ‘Football may not happen this year’

The prediction comes even as the NFL and NCAA are ramping up for fall ball.

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.

  Southern Heritage Classic canceled due to COVID-19; Jags’ season-opener could be in jeopardy

The Southern Heritage Classic is the first college football casualty of COVID-19. While Southern doesn’t play in the game, the two teams that do are both on the Jags’ schedule.

  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.

Joe Burrow named SEC Male Athlete of the Year

Former LSU quarterback Joe Burrow has been named the SEC Roy F. Kramer Male Athlete of the Year

  Blackwell still haunted by LSU’s poor preparation and game plan in 2011 BCS National Championship

Nearly nine years have passed since LSU’s miserable 21-0 defeat to Alabama in the 2011 BCS National Championship game. But if you listen to Tigers’ former offensive lineman Will Blackwell talk about the defeat, it might as well have happened yesterday.

Former LSU RB Kevin Faulk included on ballot for 2021 College Football Hall of Fame

Former LSU running back Kevin Faulk, the leading rusher in school history, is listed on the 2021 College Football Hall of Fame ballot, officials announced Tuesday, June 16.

Former LSU QB Joe Burrow nominated for Roy F. Kramer Athlete of the Year Award

The SEC has announced each of its 14 member institutions' 2019-20 Roy F. Kramer Athletes of the Year Award nominees

  LSU CB Derek Stingley Jr. talks about ups and downs

The story ahead of the 2020 LSU football season is how do the Tigers reload after all that talent is now gone from last season and while it’s a legit question, there are key guys returning at critical playmaking positions that will serve as pillars for the whole team.

Conflicting statements released on if 2020 Bayou Classic will be played in New Orleans

According to Southern University Athletic Director Roman Banks the Bayou Classic will not be played in New Orleans this year, and possibly will not be played in 2021. However, organizers called the statement "premature."

NCAA proposal for extended college football preseason set

The proposed model goes to the Division I Council, which the NCAA said will act on it Wednesday. The proposal is expected to pass.

  QB Walker Howard commits to LSU

247 Sports recruiting service ranks Howard the nation’s No. 3 pro-style quarterback

  ’Snap the ball, T-Bob!’: Will Blackwell recalls infamous LSU clock debacles

Former LSU head coach Les Miles won nearly 80% of his games with the Tigers. However, Miles had a tendency to lose track of the game clock.

  LSU’s Bill Franques talks about what it’s been like dealing with no baseball

LSU baseball’s Bill Franques has spent his summer and spring for 31 years at the ballpark. He would spend his daily life watching and talking about LSU baseball.

2020 MLB DRAFT: LSU OF Daniel Cabrera selected by Tigers

LSU outfielder Daniel Cabrera has been selected in Competitive Balance Round B (No. 62) overall by the Detroit Tigers in the 2020 MLB Draft.

2020 MLB DRAFT: LSU RHP Cole Henry selected in second round by Nationals

LSU right-handed pitcher Cole Henry has been selected in the second round (No. 55 overall) by the Washington Nationals in the 2020 MLB Draft.

Chase, Stingley named First-Team Walter Camp Preseason All-Americans

LSU wide receiver Ja’Marr Chase and cornerback Derek Stingley Jr. have been named to the Walter Camp Preseason All-America First-Team.

  Painful topic but fascinating discussion - Brandon Taylor dives deep into LSU’s 2011 season

Brandon Taylor was a standout safety and permanent team captain on the 2011 LSU football team, and boy, does he have some memories to share about that season and the dreadful night that completed his collegiate career.

  Gov. Edwards signs late Rep. Reggie Bagala’s LSU license plate bill into law

Governor John Bel Edwards has authorized a license plate honoring the LSU football team’s historic 2019 season.

LSU is one of the favorites to land the No. 1 safety in the country

Ryan's cousin is LSU legend Kevin Faulk

NCAA lifts D-1 baseball roster cap, offers other forms of relief

There was more good news from the Division I Committee for Legislative Relief on Wednesday, June 10, for D-I baseball, specifically. Three major decisions were made.