Fourth-ranked LSU (7-1) plays host to Brown (0-0) and Nicholls State (6-3) this weekend in Alex Box Stadium. The Tigers meet Brown at 7 p.m. Friday and at 6:30 p.m. Saturday, and LSU faces Nicholls State at 3 p.m. Sunday.
Northwestern State’s Tara McKinney and LSU’s Rachele Fico garnered Louisiana Sports Writers Association [LSWA] Hitter and Pitcher of the Week awards Wednesday as voted up by the state’s sports information directors.
According to family members, former LSU football legend Billy Cannon is doing "very well" after suffering a stroke on February 19.
They say he should be out of the ICU sometime tonight and into a normal room soon.