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LSU baseball hosts Alcorn State Tuesday night

Fifth-ranked LSU (33-11-1) plays host to Alcorn State at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday in Alex Box Stadium, Skip Bertman Field.

VIDEO: Les Miles unhappy about SEC scheduling

NBC33 caught up with LSU head coach Les Miles, Monday, after the SEC school presidents voted to keep the current 6-1-1 scheduling format. The Tigers will continue to play Florida, an SEC East team, every year in football.

SEC announces format for future football schedules

The Southeastern Conference on Sunday announced the format for future football scheduling that is a continuation of the existing format and adds a strength-of-schedule component that requires all schools to play an ACC, Big 12, Big Ten or Pac-1

LSU right-hander Aaron Nola on watch list for National Pitcher of the Year

LSU junior right-hander Aaron Nola is among the 47 pitchers on the first watch list for the 2014 National Pitcher of the Year Award.

LSU's Joe Broussard named to Stopper of the Year watch list

LSU junior right-hander Joe Broussard is among 50 players that have been named to the mid-season watch list for the 10th annual National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association Stopper of the Year Award, given to the top relief pitcher in NCAA

LSU defeats Tulane, 6-0, for 13th shutout of the year

Sixth-ranked LSU defeated Tulane, 6-0, Tuesday night for the Tigers’ 13th shutout of the year at Alex Box Stadium, Skip Bertman Field.

LSU Baseball vs. Tulane on Military Appreciation Night

 Sixth-ranked LSU (30-10-1) opens a five-game homestand at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday when the Tigers play host to Tulane (15-22) in Alex Box Stadium, Skip Bertman Field.

LSU in search of second straight Super Six appearance

The third-seeded LSU gymnastics team will compete for a spot in the NCAA Super Six Finals for the second straight season and fourth time overall when the Tigers take on five other teams in NCAA Semifinal I at 1 p.m. CT Friday in BJCC Arena.

ESPN to televise LSU-Wisconsin game in Houston; Kickoff at 8 p.m. CT

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 the network announced on Wednesday.

LSU adds home-and-home series with Syracuse; Tigers to open 2015 against McNesse

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 Alleva announced on Wednesday.

Plaisance chosen by Tulsa Shock in 2014 WNBA Draft

Theresa Plaisance was selected with the 27th pick by the Tulsa Shock during Monday’s WNBA Draft held at the Mohegan Sun Hotel and Casino. She becomes the 17th player to be drafted in program history.

Pulitzer Prize winner working on LSU book: 'Walking with Tigers'

New York native Jeffrey Marx is now working on his sixth book. The Pulitzer Prize winner and two-time New York Times best selling author is currently writing one LSU fans should love.

Former LSU linebacker Tahj Jones shot; remains in serious condition

Sulphur police are investigating a shooting that injured former LSU Linebacker Tahj Jones. Police were called to an apartment complex on the 1800 block of Beglis Parkway Friday night.

LSU baseball vs. Arkansas this weekend

Eighth-ranked LSU (25-8-1, 6-5-1 SEC) plays host to Arkansas (21-13, 6-6 SEC) in a three-game Southeastern Conference series beginning at 7 p.m. Friday in Alex Box Stadium, Skip Bertman Field.

LSU athletics generates $397.5 million in new sales at Baton Rouge area firms

LSU Athletics generated $397.5 million in new sales to Baton Rouge area firms, including $119.7 million in new household earnings, in 2012 according to an updated study by former LSU economics professor Dr. Loren C. Scott.