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.

  Zachary WR Chris Hilton talks about why he committed to LSU

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

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

Virginia linebacker Naquan Brown commits to LSU’s 2021 class

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

Former LSU safety Eric Monroe transferring to Texas Tech

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Iota infielder Tyler LeJeune commits to LSU

  REPORT: LSU LB Marcel Brooks enters transfer portal

LSU lands Michigan offensive tackle Garrett Dellinger

Return of college athletes gives glimpse of back to school

Domonique Davis prepares for year two at LSU

  Replacing Burrow: Orgeron talks about talent in LSU QB room

  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.

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

  Jamie Howard powered through the worst at LSU

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

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

  CJ Willis transfers from LSU to Louisiana-Lafayette

Joe Burrow named SEC 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.

  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.

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

Ryan's cousin is LSU legend Kevin Faulk

  Former LSU star Brandon Taylor recalls Tyrann Mathieu’s commitment to the Tigers

Tyrann Mathieu is without question one of the most electric players in LSU football history. His former LSU teammate in the secondary, Brandon Taylor, humorously recalled the day LSU offered Mathieu a scholarship and what it was like to be his teammate.

  LSU, Southern officials share thoughts on Tigers finally playing Jags in football

LSU executive deputy athletic director Verge Ausberry and Southern athletic director Roman Banks both spoke with WAFB-TV this week, saying the Tigers and Jaguars finally playing each other in football is great for both the community and the state.

  ’He loved his one year’ - Ben Simmons’ time at LSU misconstrued says Hornsby

When former LSU basketball forward Ben Simmons has spoken about his single season in Baton Rouge, it doesn’t seem like a period of time he particularly enjoyed but his teammate during that one year, LSU guard Keith Hornsby, says that’s not the case at all.

  ‘By Friday, the whole football team will be registered to vote’ - Ausberry says LSU getting involved

At a time of social unrest and racial tension, LSU executive deputy athletic director Verge Ausberry said the Tiger football team and other athletic squads on campus are ready to get involved.

  LSU football players return to campus for voluntary workouts

LSU head coach Ed Orgeron and his Tigers are beginning to come together and take steps toward the 2020 season, whatever the structure of that season is.

Ole Miss baseball head coach Mike Bianco named National Coach of the Year

Ole Miss baseball head coach Mike Bianco has been named the 2020 National Coach of the Year by Collegiate Baseball.

Orgeron tells radio station he spoke with LSU football players about changes, solutions; they decide to all register to vote

LSU head coach Ed Orgeron told 104.5 ESPN’s Off the Bench with Jordy Culotta and T-Bob Hebert that he spoke to his team about making adjustments within the program that could shape change in the US.

  Former LSU safety Brandon Taylor spreads message of unity

Former LSU safety Brandon Taylor was a permanent team captain on one of the greatest LSU teams ever in 2011. He is now trying to spread a message of unity.

LSU baseball’s Hal Hughes, Eric Walker transfer to other universities

Two names very familiar to LSU baseball fans decided to enter the transfer portal and have found new homes.

  ‘I see no changes’ - Former LSU basketball player Keith Hornsby says father’s creation is resonating stronger than ever

Former LSU basketball player Keith Hornsby talked about his father, Bruce Hornsby’s song, “The Way It Is” (1986), that was sampled by rapper, 2Pac, in the hit, “Changes” (1998), which is now being played at peaceful protests across the world.

Former LSU baseball, MLB star says quarantine may create separation among athletes, as they return to campus

A former LSU star, whose company trains high-level athletes in the off-season, says a situation like this could not only create separation among institutions and their programs but the athletes themselves.

  Former LSU head coach Les Miles shares thoughts on discussing important social topics with players

Former LSU and now Kansas head coach Les Miles allowed a phone interview to share his thoughts on today’s emotional racial climate and discussing it with his players - past and present.

  ‘It’s heartbreaking’: Former LSU, NFL QB Rohan Davey pours out his heart concerning race relations

Recent comments from Saints quarterback Drew Brees about the national anthem and his apology have certainly generated plenty of discussions.

  Ja’Marr Chase’s father says LSU star WR now looking to this season

Many LSU fans would feel a little refreshed to see their Tigers playing again and that means star wide receiver and 2019 Biletinkoff Award winner Ja’Marr Chase back on the field making big plays.

Outfielder Dylan Crews chooses LSU over MLB

LSU baseball head coach Paul Mainieri and the Tigers received some really good news Wednesday, June 3. Outfielder Dylan Crews announced he will attend LSU after all.

  Former LSU DE ’Sonic’ Sam Montgomery gives 1-on-1 interview about football, current issues

Former LSU defensive end “Sonic” Sam Montgomery stopped by WAFB to talk about a number of topics, starting with the tremendous defense and team he played on in 2011.

Burrow autograph signing changed to private event

The autograph signing event with former LSU quarterback Joe Burrow, the winner of the Heisman Trophy and MVP of the College Football Playoff National Championship, that was supposed to be held in April will still occur but with some major changes.

LSU set to host Southern, Grambling in Tiger Stadium

LSU announced Monday, June 1, it has added Southern and Grambling to its future football schedules. The move marks the first time the Tigers will face the two historic in-state opponents, according to athletic director Scott Woodward.

Athletes from Southern, LSU earn Athletes for Hope awards

Athletes for Hope (AFH) have announced its Team of the Year and Student-Athlete of the Year winners and the recipients are from Southern University and LSU.

Chase, Marshall lead LSU’s talented group of pass catchers

LSU is returning a talented bunch of wide receivers led by Biletnikoff Award winner Ja’marr Chase and Terrace Marshall. But thanks to big-time recruiting recently, it isn’t just those two excellent pass catchers that Tiger fans should see make a ton of plays.

Cardinals’ Patrick Peterson to those who doubt him: “Wait and see”

The former LSU Tiger made the NFL’s all-decade team in April

  Former LSU DB Ryan Clark talks about the greatness of the 2019 Tiger team, reminisces on his playing days

Some younger fans who watch him on ESPN may not know much about Ryan Clark the LSU Tiger. Clark was a standout defensive back for Tigers in the late 90s and early 2000s.

Ed Orgeron “can’t imagine” being without football

LSU football is less than a week away from welcoming players back to campus and if all goes well with COVID-19 testing, training will resume June 8th.“We are so excited that the NCAA decided our players can come back," Ed Orgeron said.

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

Former LSU guard Skylar Mays continues to add to his remarkable resume. His latest honor came Tuesday, May 26, when he was named the SEC Men’s 2020 H. Boyd McWhorter Scholar Athlete of the Year.

LSU pitcher Matthew Beck named to SEC Community Service Team

LSU senior pitcher Matthew Beck has been named to the SEC Community Service Team for his efforts off the field.

  Former LSU RB Jeremy Hill remembers learning of Tyrann Mathieu’s dismissal from the team

Players and fans of LSU football were shocked and saddened in August 2012 after learning head coach Les Miles had dismissed defensive back Tyrann Mathieu for violating team policies.

  INTERVIEW: Former LSU QB Matt Mauck

Former LSU quarterback Matt Mauck offered a one-on-one interview via Skype to talk about many topics.

Clyde Edwards-Helaire an “ideal fit” according to fellow Louisiana native Eric Bienemy of Chiefs

Clyde Edwards-Helaire’s drafting by the Kansas City Chiefs was quickly deemed a perfect fit by onlookers due to the versatility the diminutive running back will undoubtedly bring to a Super Bowl-winning offense that prides itself on variety.

  SEC to allow voluntary in-person athletic activities for all sports

The Southeastern Conference (SEC) announced Friday, May 22 that voluntary in-person athletic activities may resume on SEC campuses beginning on June 8, at the discretion of each university.

Derek Stingley Jr.’s father talks about how No. 24 is staying ready to get back to normal team activities

The father of LSU sophomore cornerback Derek Stingley Jr. talked about what the star defensive back is focusing on to help ease his transition when athletes are able to resume normal team activities.

  New LSU passing game coord. Scott Linehan looks forward to working with OC Steve Ensminger

New LSU passing game coordinator Scott Linehan believes his transition to the Tigers will be smooth, thanks to the guy he’ll be working side-by-side with, offensive coordinator Steve Ensminger.

  St. James DE Saivion Jones breaks down why he committed to LSU

Jones has 35 sacks in three seasons for the Wildcats

  Crews lay new field inside Tiger Stadium, including artificial turf in non-playing areas

Whenever football is allowed back on the field in Tiger Stadium, those cleats will be running through some new turf.

St. James DE Saivion Jones commits to LSU

Rivals ranks Jones as a 4-star recruit

4-star safety Khari Gee chooses LSU over Clemson

Rivals recruiting service lists Gee at 6′3″, 190-pounds

SEC Officials to vote on Reopening Athletic Facilities

If passed, athletes will be allowed access for voluntary workouts on June 1st.

LSU def. coord. Bo Pelini takes ‘multiple but simple’ approach with scheme

New LSU defensive coordinator Bo Pelini says simple and fast is the best approach to allow for the entire unit to be on the same page while working with what you have available to you as a coordinator.

LSU A.D. Scott Woodward preparing for June return and 12-game football season

Two months after the sports world shuttered due to the Coronavirus pandemic, LSU Athletic Director Scott Woodward is optimistic that student-athletes will return to campus soon and that the defending national championship football team will get to play a full season.

Joe Burrow jersey in top 5 of most sold, according to

Once a Tiger, always a Tiger.

  LSU lands Ohio running back Corey Kiner

Kiner is a 5'10", 205-pound running back

  WR Koy Moore ready to reunite with former Rummel teammate Ja’Marr Chase at LSU

Moore won a state title at Rummel

LSU grad becomes first female MLB hitting coach

LSU graduate Rachel Balkovec, has become the first-ever female full-time hitting coach in Major League Baseball, or MLB, is using this time to help others.

  LSU achieves recruiting head start with Ponchatoula star Jacoby Mathews

Mathews is being recruited to play safety in college

Texas QB Garrett Nussmeier commits to LSU

Nussmeier plays for Marcus High School in Flower Mound, Texas

Devonta Lee foresees a bright future at LSU with move to linebacker

Lee played wide receiver and safety at Amite

LSU receives commitment from 4-star OLB/DE Zavier Carter

LSU received a commitment Friday, May 1 from four-star outside linebacker/weakside defensive end Zavier Carter.