Perhaps a few LSU fans who stayed away from the 2020 pandemic college football season will make their way to Tiger Stadium on Saturday, April 17, at noon, when the Tigers play their annual spring game.
They’re not the starting five, but some, like Walker’s Tiara Young, are definitely notable departures as LSU women’s basketball confirmed that five players have entered the transfer portal after a losing season with no postseason.
The LSU baseball team arrived safely in Knoxville, Tenn. on Thursday, March 25, but it wasn’t exactly an easy trip. Head coach Paul Mainieri said there were lots of delays and it was a rough flight because of the weather.
Graduate assistant Christian LaCouture confirmed on Wednesday, March 24, that he’s excited about a new position in sales with Mockler Beverage in Baton Rouge. He spent the past two seasons in the role.
The No. 19 ranked LSU Tigers finally got the bats going as they avoided the sweep against No. 3 Mississippi State. The Tigers scored 8 runs on 7 hits including two home runs for LSU as they defeated the Bulldogs 8-3.
The No. 19 ranked LSU Tigers couldn’t get their offense going on Saturday night in Alex Box Stadium despite out hitting the No. 2 ranked Mississippi State Bulldogs five to four, but the Bulldogs did have the advantage where it counted, on the score board by beating the Tigers 3-0.
The No. 4 LSU gymnastics team fell just shy of capturing their fourth straight Southeastern Conference title and the programs fifth overall on Saturday, March 20 inside the Von Braun Center in Huntsville, Alabama.
LSU will allow tailgating with restrictions at spring outdoor athletic events and other special events beginning Friday when the Tigers host Mississippi State at Alex Box Stadium, the school announced Wednesday, March 17.
The battle for LSU’s starting quarterback job is underway but may not be decided until late August and while Max Johnson got the first snaps of spring, fifth-year Tiger Myles Brennan hasn’t gone anywhere.
LSU held its first practice of spring football on Tuesday, March 16, will have its pro day in the morning on March 31, and play the National L Club Spring Game on in the afternoon on Saturday, April 17.
LSU head coach Will Wade held his official NCAA news conference Wednesday, March 17, for Saturday’s matchup featuring the No. 8 Tigers facing the No. 9 St. Bonaventure Bonnies in the first round of the NCAA Tournament.
LSU head coach Ed Orgeron says he’s hopeful big crowds will return to college football this fall because his players work hard and they deserve it. However, there’s plenty of work to put in between now and then.