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Andy Cannizaro named LSU baseball recruiting coordinator/hitting coach

Andy Cannizaro, a New York Yankees scout for the past five years and a former MLB infielder, has been hired as the recruiting coordinator and hitting coach for the LSU baseball program, coach Paul Mainieri announced Monday.

LSU coach Paul Mainieri formally welcomes 12 new players to baseball squad: 2015 schedule released

Coach Paul Mainieri announced on Monday LSU’s incoming signing class, rated the No. 1 class in the nation by Perfect Game. Eight of the 12 new players enrolled at LSU last month, and the remaining four will join the Tigers in August.

Miles, three Tigers take on SEC Media Days in Alabama

The Tigers took their turn on Wednesday.  Head Coach Les Miles, running back Terrence Magee, offensive lineman La'El Collins and linebacker D.J. Welter represented the 2014 LSU Tiger football team at SEC Media Days.

Tickets for LSU season-opener against Wisconsin available

Tickets for LSU’s season-opener against Wisconsin in the Advocare Texas Kickoff game in Houston on Aug. 30 are still available through the LSU athletic ticket office.

Javi Sanchez departs from LSU baseball staff to pursue business opportunites

LSU baseball hitting coach and recruiting coordinator Javi Sanchez has left his position in order to pursue other professional opportunities, head coach Paul Mainieri announced Wednesday.

Delahoussaye earns spot on Groza Award watch list

After having one of the best seasons by a freshman kicker in LSU history, sophomore Colby Delahoussaye was one of 30 players named to the 2014 Lou Groza Collegiate Place-Kicker Award Watch List, the Palm Beach County Sports Commission announced

Magee, Collins and Welter to represent LSU at SEC Media Days

LSU running back Terrence Mage, offensive lineman La'el Collins and linebacker D.J. Welter will join head Coach Les Miles at SEC Media Days on Wednesday July 16. 

Porter named to Rimington Trophy watch list

LSU senior center Elliott Porter is one of 66 players selected to the 2014 Rimington Trophy Fall Watch List, the Boomer Esiason Foundation announced Tuesday. The award is presented annually to college football’s most outstanding center. A nativ

LSU's Tiger Stadium ranked as top college football venue by Athlon Sports panel

Tiger Stadium has been ranked as the best college football stadium along with having the best game day atmosphere, in a poll conducted by Athlon Sports that was released on Monday.

LSU golfer Stewart Jolly named SGA Amateur Golfer of the Month

On the strength of his victory at the 53rd Northeast Amateur Invitational and representing the United States at the 2014 Palmer Cup in recent weeks, LSU’s rising senior Stewart Jolly has been named the Southern Golf Association’s Na

Former LSU pole vaulter Lacey Sanchez wins Miss Louisiana Pageant

A former member of the LSU Track & Field program was crowned Miss Louisiana 2014 on Saturday night at the Monroe Civic Center as Miss Lafayette Lacey Sanchez was crowned from a field of 32 contestants and earned the right to represent the s

LSU pitcher Aaron Nola named 2014 National Pitcher of the Year

-- LSU junior right-hander Aaron Nola was named the 2014 National Pitcher of the Year Friday by the College Baseball Foundation.

Bucks select LSU's Johnny O'Bryant III in NBA draft

The Milwaukee Bucks drafted LSU forward Johnny O'Bryant III in the second round of the NBA Draft. He was the 36th overall selection.

NBA Draft Thursday; LSU forward Johnny O'Bryant III expected to be drafted

Johnny O’Bryant III hopes to be the seventh LSU men’s basketball player to be drafted by the National Basketball Association since 2005 when the league holds its annual draft Thursday night at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn.

LSU football enjoys a night of bowling and putt-putt

The LSU football team took a break from offseason workouts and conditioning Tuesday night. Les Miles and his squad went to All Star Lanes in Baton Rouge for bowling and putt-putt for a team bonding outing.