Wednesday, April 16 2014 11:46 PM EDT2014-04-17 03:46:13 GMT
From LSU Sports BATON ROUGE –LSU has added a home-and-home series with Syracuse in football starting with a game at the Carrier Dome in 2015, LSU Vice Chancellor and Director of Athletics Joe AllevaMore >>
LSU football has added a home-and-home series with Syracuse starting in 2015. LSU also announced that the Tigers will open the 2015 season against McNeese State in Tiger Stadium.More >>
Wednesday, April 16 2014 11:30 PM EDT2014-04-17 03:30:36 GMT
From LSU Sports BATON ROUGE – LSU's season-opener against Wisconsin on Aug. 30 at Reliant Stadium in Houston will kickoff at 8 p.m. CT and will be televised by ESPN, the Southeastern Conference and theMore >>
LSU's season-opener against Wisconsin on Aug. 30 at Reliant Stadium in Houston will kickoff at 8 p.m. CT and will be televised by ESPN.More >>
Wednesday, April 9 2014 5:30 PM EDT2014-04-09 21:30:55 GMT
With the NFL draft a month away, the LSU football players looking to move on to the next level are down to few opportunities left to show teams their worth. LSU reported 17 players from the 2013 squadMore >>
With the NFL draft a month away, the LSU football players looking to move on to the next level are down to few opportunities left to show teams their worth.More >>
Saturday, April 5 2014 8:50 PM EDT2014-04-06 00:50:37 GMT
Fans started filing into Tiger Stadium around 11:30 a.m. for the LSU Spring Game on Saturday. Many of them got their first look at the new south deck of the stadium, which is set to debut on Sept. 6, 2014. WhiteMore >>
True freshman quarterback Brandon Harris finished with four touchdowns, as White beat Purple 42-14 in the LSU Spring Game on Saturday.More >>
Monday, March 31 2014 3:24 PM EDT2014-03-31 19:24:33 GMT
BATON ROUGE – For the first time, LSU and UCLA will meet on the football field as the schools have agreed to a home-and-home series starting in 2021 in the Rose Bowl, LSU Vice Chancellor and Director ofMore >>
LSU will face UCLA in Pasadena, Calif., at the historic Rose Bowl on Sept. 4, 2021.More >>
BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) -
The Auburn Tigers were one big completion and field goal away from pulling off a shocking upset of then #2 LSU Saturday night. And while the players were happy to escape raucous Jordan-Hare Stadium with a 12-10 triumph, LSU knows they must improve quickly.
"We're about to hit the real meat of our schedule," says junior linebacker Kevin Minter, "We gotta step it up. We can't have another Auburn. I don't think my heart can take it."
His defensive teammate agrees wholeheartedly.
"We needed a test like that (Auburn), to get us ready for the next couple of weeks," says LSU sophomore defensive tackle Anthony ‘Freak' Johnson, " It's going to be a rough October. I'll tell you that right now."
LSU plays host to their final rent-a-win of the season this Saturday night in Tiger Stadium, as the Towson Tigers from the Colonial Athletic Association come to town. The game is so lightly regarded, there's no betting line for the game. But after that, LSU travels to #11 Florida, then hosts #6 South Carolina before a trip to Texas A&M. And yes, November begins with a visit from Nick Saban and the #1 Alabama Crimson Tide.
"I don't think he (Johnson) could've put it any better than that," agrees LSU junior quarterback Zach Mettenberger, "Our toughest part of the season is coming up. We've got to get a lot better ... quick. We definitely have the caliber of athletes and character we need to be a good team. We just have to clean up the way we've been playing. If we do that, we'll be just fine."
There was little fault to find with the LSU defense, which held Auburn to a measly nine first downs and 183 yards of total offense. It was Mettenberger and the Tigers' offense that provided the most disappointment, scoring only one touchdown and losing two costly fumbles. Mettenberger had just 136 yards passing late in the contest, before a big 33-yard gain on a somewhat dangerous throwback to running back Spencer Ware. The down field passing game didn't materialize much, as LSU was also hit with 9 penalties for 80 yards.
"We made a lot of bone-headed decisions, "says senior wide receiver Russell Shepard, "We had a lot of penalties. This team is better than that. If we do some of those things against other opponents, we're not going to win."
Friday, April 18 2014 12:47 PM EDT2014-04-18 16:47:53 GMT
(RNN) - Three more SEC teams have their spring football games on Saturday, April 19 as the spring practice season winds down. Auburn's A-Day Game will be televised on ESPN at 3 p.m. ET. The Tigers willMore >>
Auburn, Alabama and Missouri will finish up spring practice with spring games. Auburn and the Crimson Tide will have their A-Day games televised.More >>
An independent report says the University of Missouri failed to follow parts of the federal law that governs sexual harassment when handling the case of a former swimmer's suicide.More >>
An independent report released Friday says the University of Missouri failed to follow parts of the federal law that governs sexual harassment on campus when handling the case of a former swimmer's suicide.More >>
Tuesday, December 31 2013 7:40 PM EST2014-01-01 00:40:18 GMT
The Mississippi State Bulldogs close out their football season this afternoon against Conference USA champs Rice University in the AutoZone Liberty Bowl in Memphis. Kick off is slated for 3 p.m. TheMore >>
Dak Prescott threw three touchdown passes and ran for two more scores and Mississippi State trounced Rice 44-7 on Tuesday in the most one-sided Liberty Bowl victory in the game's 55-year history.More >>