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Update: LSU Athletics likely to stop lump-sum payments to academics after this year

The LSU athletics department announced about a month ago that it was reconsidering its relationship with the academic side of campus. Athletic...

ICYMI: SEC lifts ban on alcohol sales at sporting events

LSU fans will soon be able to purchase alcohol at sporting events thanks to a new SEC policy. The Southeastern Conference voted on Friday, May 31 to...

ICYMI LSU: Summer Vacation is Officially Here and Congrats to Our Drafted Tigers!

Give A Little BitThis past Tuesday was LSU’s first Giving Day for the wider LSU community to show their financial support for the $1.5 billion Fierce...

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LSU Season Stackup: October

After the homecoming horrors, LSU will have to adjust quickly if they want to remain relevant in the SEC. Here’s our look at what the Tigers have to face before Halloween. Florida TBA/ Ben Hill Griffin Stadium...

James Carville joins LSU faculty next year

Political consultant James Carville announced in an LSU press release, that he will join the faculty of LSU’s Manship School of Mass Communication in January. “The mother ship has called my pirogue home,” Carville said...

A different kind of LSU gameday

This weekend could be very different for LSU fans coming out to tailgate at Tiger Stadium. First, Greek activities are still suspended in the wake of a student’s death due to suspected hazing – including...

LSU to hold anti-hazing rally

LSU’s student government plans to hold a rally against hazing on the campus Thursday afternoon. The rally comes after a student, Maxwell Gruver, died in what the university said was being investigated as hazing...

LSU Baseball ranked No. 5 for recruiting

A college baseball poll put LSU at No. 5 for recruiting ahead of the upcoming season, the 10th time out of the past 11 years the Tigers have cracked the top ten. The 2017 Collegiate Baseball magazine poll gave the...

Tigers “focused” on SEC opener

LSU head football coach Ed Orgeron said his Tigers have “great energy” as they focus on their first SEC game of the year. No. 12 LSU (2-0) flies out Friday ahead of its matchup against Mississippi State (2...

Report: Arrest made in viral LSU fight

The Advocate reports that authorities arrested a man connected to a series of fights on the LSU Parade Grounds during Saturday tailgating. According to the report, LSU spokesperson Ernie Ballard said Casen Maggio would...

Mike VII celebrates one year with meaty surprise

Happy birthday Mike! LSU’s new mascot celebrated his first birthday with a special treat. His keepers provided the tiger with a “1” shaped out of ground meat, boiled eggs, and a bone-in leg wrapped...

Mike VII to celebrate first birthday

It’s happening: Mike the Tiger is turning a year old. In honor of the tiger’s first birthday, LSU Student Government said they’re planning a celebration for the new mascot Wednesday at 4 p.m. However...

Viral tailgate fight being investigated

Updated 9/13 11:45 a.m. – The Advocate reports an arrest has been made in this case. Original story – LSU Police are looking into a fight which happened during this past weekend’s tailgate and was...

Clangin’ tractor used for LSU practices

Coach Orgeron needs to get his young team ready for the other noisiest stadium in the SEC: Mississippi State’s cowbell-filled Davis Wade Stadium. His solution, according to The Advocate’s Ross Dellenger...

Tiger fans tie the knot at tailgate

Jack and Janie Sharp showed the world their love for each other – and LSU Tiger football – this weekend. The couple got married underneath an oak tree within shouting distance of Tiger Stadium, and just a...

Tigers take care of business

Chattanooga struck first but LSU struck last. The Tigers also landed all the body blows in the middle, as well. LSU stomped the Mocs 45-10 on Saturday night in Tiger Stadium, using big plays, turnovers and timely...

Student section to see pat-downs go away

LSU fans in the student section should have an easier time getting to their seats when mandatory pat-downs go away this year, according to student media. The Reveille reported that student government worked with...

Wild September: This month in LSU history

LSU won the BCS National Championship in 2003. Its next season – Nick Saban’s last as a Tiger—had a drama-filled month of September. The Tigers opened that season ranked No. 4, which placed lofty expectations onto a...

Tiger Fate

Top Image: Mandy Samson LSU has a new live tiger mascot, but what about the kitties who came before him? We compiled a little walk down memory lane thanks to LSU’s History of Mike page. Mike I The very first live tiger...

Fierce Fans – When Tailgates Combine

Images courtesy James Roy The sun is not yet out in Baton Rouge on a Saturday morning in the fall. But James Roy is already out on Nicholson Drive on the Old Front Nine – getting set for the day ahead. Roy runs the...

Fierce Fans: The road to Death Valley

Images: Sean Gasser The moniker “Death Valley” sounds pretty scary, doesn’t it? Tiger fan Michael Drago is leaning into the menacing name for Tiger Stadium. He’s the guy with the LSU hearse. Naturally, we had a lot of...

Future Tiger spotlight: Randy Onwuasor

When Will Wade took the challenge of being LSU’s new men’s basketball coach, most Tiger fans agreed that Wade would be a good hire, but conceded that the program’s renovation would be a multi-year project. It still may...

LSU: Please, no stuffed animals near Mike VII

LSU’s latest mascot is a growing tiger, and very playful in his new habitat. That can be a problem if people bring stuffed animals or pets near the enclosure, according to LSU. Longtime fans know not to bring pets...

Fierce Fans: The other Mad Hatter

Images: Sean Gasser Justin Peck has made hundreds—if not thousands—of friends during more than two decades tailgating before LSU games. He has the hats to prove it. Peck is part of the Tigerholic Tailgaters, which set...

A few decisions left for Tigers before Satuday

LSU head coach Ed Orgeron left a few things up in the air before the Tigers take on BYU this Saturday in New Orleans. Orgeron said on Thursday that they are still not settled on who will start at bench linebacker...

Tickets on sale Wednesday for LSU vs BYU

Tiger fans waiting for their chance to see the season opener at the Superdome will get a crack at tickets starting Wednesday. LSU said Ticketmaster is handling all sales for Saturday’s game, which was moved due to...

Report: Les Miles to join Fox Sports

Les Miles is on to his next chapter — TV. The former LSU football coach will join Fox Sports as a college football analyst, according to WBRZ. He’ll start his new job in time for the Nebraska vs. Northern Illinois...

Saturday night comes alive with 2017 LSU hype video

Here come the Tigers, indeed. LSU Football released the team’s 2017 hype video Tuesday, the day after announcing the season opener with BYU will be moved to New Orleans. Set to a cover of Nina Simone’s...

Ticket info for LSU vs BYU in New Orleans

LSU and Brigham Young University fans are preparing for a new destination this weekend: the Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans, where the teams will face off Saturday for the Tigers season opener. ESPN announced...

LSU game likely to move from flooded Houston

LSU athletic officials said the upcoming season opener against BYU in Texas will be held as scheduled, but will likely move to another location due to Hurricane Harvey’s impact on the area. LSU Athletics released...

Tigers keeping on task as Harvey looms

A new year. A new Tiger in the habitat across from Death Valley. Oh, and a new storm possibly throwing football plans up into the air. LSU continues its pre-season prep this weekend before they take on BYU Sept. 2. The...

Etling named starting quarterback

We now have the answer we’ve all been waiting for: Danny Etling will be LSU’s starting quarterback when LSU plays BYU on Sept. 2, according to LSU Sports Information. “Danny did a very good job for us, was...

Basketball: See when the Lady Tigers play this season

LSU’s Lady Tigers will start the season with a game against Vanderbilt on New Year’s Day 2018. See the full schedule below: SEC Basketball Schedule Jan. 1, Vanderbilt at LSU Jan. 4, LSU at Missouri Jan. 7...

Football: LSU starts the season at No. 13

Football season is nearly upon us. We have just 13 days until the season starts for the Tigers, and we now know where the Tigers stand in the AP Top 25: No. 13. The top spot went to Alabama, followed by Ohio State (2)...

See LSU’s new football poster

LSU’s 2017 poster and placard are now available. See the new fan materials below: The poster and schedule are available for free at the LSU Athletic Administration Building. Beginning Aug. 21, they’ll be...

LSU Fan Day moved to spring

Love getting together with a bunch of other LSU fans for Fan Day? The event, which usually takes place in the fall, is being moved. All future LSU Fan Days will take place in the spring as part of Spring Game...

Football: Lindsey Scott announces plans to transfer

Update: Scott has signed with East Mississippi Community College, according to a report from The Advocate. _________________ Redshirt freshman quarterback Lindsey Scott, Jr., announced his plans to leave LSU today. He...

A few football legends came to LSU practice on Thursday

Billy Cannon. Glenn Dorsey. Tommy Casanova. Jerry Stovall. Bert Jones. These are just a few of LSU’s most memorable football players, and they all have one thing in common — they were at practice on Thursday. See...

Former LSU player Sylvia Fowles reaches WNBA milestone

Sylvia Fowles, who played for LSU from 2004-2008, reached a milestone when she became the 10th player in WNBA history to reach 2,500 rebounds, according to a report from WBRZ. She hit the record last night when the...

Baseball: See LSU’s 2018 schedule

Already excited for next season? We’re one step closer to watching the Tigers in 2018. LSU Athletics released the 2018 baseball schedule yesterday. The team starts off with some early season games against Texas...

You’ll soon see a Billy Cannon statue on campus

Billy Cannon, winner of the 1959 Heisman Trophy, will soon be honored with a statue on LSU’s campus, according LSU Sports Information. A proposal for the statue was unanimously approved by the LSU Athletic Hall of...

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