LSU

Jim Hanzo
March 21, 2019 - 11:46 am
It's a college basketball fan's favorite time of the year. March Madness. Those ever popular brackets are due. But what is the magic to picking a winner? This fan says it's simple.... "I go with the number ones, always, he said. "I'm playing a couple of brackets this year," another fan said. I'll...
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March 21, 2019 - 7:38 am
Tiger Rag Reporting... After months of preparation, practices, games and controversy, the LSU basketball team has finally reached the moment all the work was for. The Tigers (26-6) are playing in the NCAA Basketball Tournament. For the first time since 2015 and the second time in a decade, LSU will...
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March 20, 2019 - 10:07 pm
Paul Mainieri often jokes that Chris Reid could roll out of bed and dunk a hit into left field with no practice. The coach put that theory to the test with a game on the line, and he turned out to be correct. Reid, sitting on the bench with a sore arm, pinch hit with two outs in the ninth inning...
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David Blake
March 20, 2019 - 12:43 pm
LSU football Coach Ed Orgeron is set for a new contract, which includes a two year extension and a 14 percent pay increase, which will take his annual salary to $4 million a year. WWL.com LSU Columnist Jeff Palermo says he thinks the coach is deserving after a 10-win season and another bowl...
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March 20, 2019 - 11:18 am
(TigerRag.com) -- A committee of the LSU Board of Supervisors on Wednesday approved a two-year contract extension for LSU coach Ed Orgeron as well as new deals for two of his assistants. All three of the contracts were approved without discussion or dissent by the Athletic Committee. The proposals...
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March 20, 2019 - 6:47 am
Tiger Rag Report... A contract extension that would come with a significant raise for LSU coach Ed Orgeron is on the agenda for Wednesday’s meeting of the LSU Board of Supervisors. The contract, if approved, would extend Orgeron through the 2023 season, a two-year addition to his current deal...
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NCAA basketball tournament
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Seth Dunlap
March 18, 2019 - 6:53 pm
The NCAA Tournament is finally here! No more pointless midseason games, or conference tournament throw-aways. It's the Big Dance, and it starts tomorrow in Dayton with a quartet of First Four matchups. Seth Dunlap & Tim Zimmer decided that this occasion called for a special podcast session!...
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Jim Brown-USA TODAY Sports
March 18, 2019 - 10:29 am
(TigerRag.com) -- Despite dropping its first game of the SEC Tournament and playing without its head coach, the LSU basketball team earned a No. 3 seed in the East Region of the NCAA Tournament. The Tigers (26-6) will take on 14th-seeded Yale on Thursday at 11:40 a.m. CST in Jacksonville, Fla. “...
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Mar 15, 2019; Nashville, TN, USA; LSU Tigers guard Tremont Waters (3) with LSU Tigers interim head coach Tony Benford during the first half of game seven in the SEC conference tournament at Bridgestone Arena
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Seth Dunlap
March 17, 2019 - 7:04 pm
There was much speculation about whether the NCAA Tournament selection committee would unjustly penalize LSU basketball for the suspension of head coach Will Wade and the programs looming crisis around the federal probe into corruption in college basketball. We finally got the answer: they weren't...
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Kristian Garic
March 17, 2019 - 6:05 pm
All of a sudden LSU baseball looked like the preseason ranked #1 team in the country, after sweeping Kentucky over the weekend. The pitching was something special in the first two games of the series. Here are the grades for LSU baseball: Pitching: Zach Hess gave LSU 7 brilliant innings on the...
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