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HBO documentary set to include Will Wade wiretap audio

An upcoming HBO documentary will feature the FBI wiretaps of LSU basketball head coach Will Wade.

LSU basketball’s Skylar Mays, Trendon Watford earn SEC postseason awards

SEC to take precautions due to coronavirus

  LSU soars over Georgia in regular season finale

LSU falls to No. 9 Miss. St. in quarterfinals of SEC Tournament

LSU roars past Florida in 2nd Round of SEC Tournament

LSU falls to Arkansas on the road

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  No. 20 LSU postpones game against Grambling due to weather

Former LSU great Collis Temple III named SEC Legend for 2020

LSU falls to Arkansas in regular season finale

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

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

Aifuwa leads LSU past Vandy

LSU falls to Florida in another SEC road loss

The LSU men’s basketball team struggled on the road Wednesday, Feb. 26 against the Florida Gators in Gainesville.

LSU falls to Georgia on day when seniors honored

The LSU women’s basketball team fell to Georgia on a day when the seniors were honored.

Days, Smart lead LSU past South Carolina

The LSU men’s basketball team broke its losing streak with a win over South Carolina on the road Saturday.

LSU goes down to No. 1 South Carolina

The LSU women’s basketball team fell to No. 1 South Carolina in Columbia on Thursday.

  LSU comes up just short against No. 10 Kentucky

LSU struggles with shooting in loss to Auburn

No. 25 LSU falls to Alabama in Tuscaloosa

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

LSU women’s basketball defeats Tennessee

  No. 25 LSU rallies to get past Missouri

LSU women’s basketball takes down Missouri

The LSU women’s basketball team got past Missouri at the PMAC on Monday.

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.

Ayana Mitchell’s career ends at LSU due to injury

LSU forward Ayana Mitchell’s playing career for the Tigers is over after the star player suffered a season-ending knee injury on Sunday, Feb. 2, against Texas A&M.

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.

LSU’s Khayla Pointer named SEC Player of the Week

LSU women’s basketball player Khayla Pointer has been named the SEC Player of the Week according to league offices.

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.

Aifuwa, Pointer lead LSU over No. 15 Texas A&M

The LSU women’s basketball team swept the regular season series against Texas A&M with a win Sunday afternoon in the PMAC.

  LSU women’s basketball team remembers Kobe Bryant, other crash victims

Members of the LSU women's basketball team remembered the victims of a fatal helicopter crash in January that claimed the lives of famed former NBA star Kobe Bryant, Bryant's daughter, and several others.

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.

  Pointer scores 24 as LSU outlasts Florida

Khayla Pointer led the way for LSU in a win over Florida in Gainesville on Thursday, Jan. 30.

  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 basketball players react to passing of Kobe Bryant

Members of the LSU basketball team took to social media to express their condolences to Kobe Bryant.

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.

Women’s Basketball: LSU falls to No. 23 Tennessee

The LSU women’s basketball team fought hard throughout but came out on the losing end against No. 23 Tennessee in Knoxville on Sunday.

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.

Ayana Mitchell named LSWA Women’s Basketball Player of the Week

LSU women’s basketball senior Ayana Mitchell has been named the Louisiana Sportswriter Association Women’s Basketball Player of the Week for her performance last week against No. 10 Mississippi State and No. 11 Kentucky.

LSU wins nailbiter over Florida; improves to 6-0 in SEC play

The LSU men’s basketball team held on to win a nailbiter over Florida in the PMAC on Jan. 21.

Nah, fam: Louisville basketball ‘Gat the W’ against Duke

The latest tweet from the Louisville Cardinals seems eerily familiar and Twitter is not happy about it.

LSU WBB mounts comeback but falls short against No. 10 Mississippi State

The LSU women’s basketball team rallied in the fourth quarter to pull within three points of No. 10 Mississippi State, but in the end, came up just short.

LSU Women’s Basketball faces No. 10 Miss. State in big road test

The LSU Women’s Basketball team (13-3), led by coach Nikki Fargas and Anaya Mitchell will travel to “StarkVegas” to face No. 10 Mississippi State (15-2) on Jan. 16.

  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 upsets No. 10 Texas A&M

LSU rallied in the second half to upset No. 10 Texas A&M in College Station on Thursday.

  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 women’s basketball opens SEC play with win over Alabama

The LSU women’s basketball team started SEC play with a victory over Alabama in the PMAC on Thursday.

LSU women’s basketball opens up SEC play against Alabama

The LSU women’s basketball team will open SEC play against Alabama on Thursday, January 2 in the PMAC.

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.

2019 in men’s athletics

What a year 2019 has been in the world of men’s athletics in south Louisiana.

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.

E. Tennessee whips LSU Good... 74-63

Patrick Good scored 19 points to lead East Tennessee State to a 74-63 non-conference victory against LSU

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.

  LSU men’s basketball team holds annual shopping spree for kids in BR

The LSU men’s basketball team just came off their break from finals and put smiles on the faces of some Baton Rouge kids.

  #FOREVER44: Family launches Wayde Sims Foundation on his 22nd birthday

The family of LSU basketball player Wayde Sims have started a charity foundation in his name.

LSU coasts past Northwestern State 109-59

All five starters scored in double figures as LSU defeated Northwestern State 109-59 in a non-conference game

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

Mitchell scores 21, No. 25 LSU women top Nicholls St 63-32

Ayana Mitchell made all nine of her field goals and scored 21 points to help No. 25 LSU beat Nicholls State 63-32

No. 25 LSU basketball beats Nicholls

The No. 25 LSU women’s basketball team defeated Nicholls State in the PMAC on Tuesday, December 3. The final score of the game was 63-32.

GAME UPDATES: No. 25 LSU vs. Nicholls

The No. 25 LSU women’s basketball team got past Nicholls State in the PMAC Tuesday, December 3.

  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.

  LSU women’s basketball back in AP Top 25

The LSU women’s basketball team is back in the Associated Press Top 25 Women’s Basketball Poll for the first time since the end of the 2017-18 season.

Days leads LSU past Missouri State 73-58

Darius Days scored a career-high 20 points as LSU defeated Missouri State 73-58 in a non-conference game Friday. Days, who has scored in double figures in each game this season, made seven of his 13 field goal attempts

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.

GAME UPDATES: LSU women’s basketball rallies to upset No. 15 Michigan State

The Lady Tigers (6-1) mounted a huge comeback to pull off the 58-56 upset over No. 15 Michigan State (5-1).

LSU women upset No. 15 Michigan State 58-56

Khayla Pointer totaled 13 points, seven rebounds, four steals and three assists and LSU upset 15th-ranked Michigan State 58-56 in the Bimini Division of the Junkanoo Jam

Cook, Missouri St. visit LSU

Two senior guards will be on display as Keandre Cook and Missouri State will take on Skylar Mays and LSU

Mitchell leads LSU over previously unbeaten Rutgers

Senior Ayana Mitchell had a double-double to lead LSU past previously unbeaten Rutgers in the PMAC on Sunday.

Williams has career-high 27 in LSU’s win over Rhode Island

Emmitt Williams scored a career-high 27 points with nine rebounds and LSU bounced back from a disappointing loss to beat Rhode Island 96-83 at the Jamaica Classic

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.

Lady Tigers stop the Lions

The LSU women’s basketball team took down the Southeastern Lions Wednesday, November 20 inside the PMAC, with a final score of 62-52.