LSU Basketball

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November 13, 2018 - 9:30 pm
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Skylar Mays scored 19 points, transfer Kavell Bigby-Williams added a career-high 14, and No. 22 LSU held off a relentless effort by first-year coach Penny Hardaway's Memphis squad, 85-76 on Tuesday night. Each of LSU's three freshmen starters — Naz Reid, Ja'Vonte Smart and...
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November 10, 2018 - 10:27 am
James Moran, Editor of Tiger Rag Coming off a season-opening rout of Southeastern, LSU coach Will Wade implored his team — and his big men in particular — to expect a far more difficult test from UNC-Greensboro. Facing an experienced mid major that has made each of the past three NCAA Tournaments,...
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September 29, 2018 - 9:38 am
An arrest has been made in connection with the Friday shooting death of LSU basketball player Wayde Sims, a source tells The Advocate. The Advocate reported that the source was not authorized to speak on the specifics of an upcoming 10 a.m. news conference or the arrest. www.theadvocate.com/...
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September 28, 2018 - 10:22 pm
Tiger Rag Editor James Moran reporting... The LSU basketball team was supposed to begin practice on Friday. The familiar sounds of rubber dribbling off hardwood and sneakers squeaking were supposed to fill the air. Reporters were supposed to be on hand for the first 45 minutes of a season brimming...
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Chris Miller
September 28, 2018 - 11:52 am
Video of Baton Rouge Police Video of Wayde Sims crime scene Baton Rouge Police released a video of a fight that happened before the shooting death of LSU student and basketball player Wayde Sims Friday morning. Sims was shot and killed in the 600 block of Harding Blvd. in Baton Rouge around 12:25 a...
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September 28, 2018 - 11:51 am
Tyler Nunez, Assistant Editor of Tiger Rag Instead of celebrating its first day of practice, the LSU basketball team spent its Friday mourning the tragic loss of teammate Wayde Sims. Sims was fatally shot early Friday morning near the campus of Southern University, according to reports. All...
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Dave Cohen, WWL First News early edition
September 28, 2018 - 6:08 am
LATEST: Police release video of fight that preceded shooting. Bullets were flying early this morning near the Southern University Campus in Baton Rouge. When it was over an LSU basketball player was dead. "Baton Rouge Police Detectives are investigating a homicide that occurred today in the 600...
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May 29, 2018 - 10:48 pm
Tiger Rag, Cody Worsham LSU basketball’s fortunes continued their upward trend Tuesday night, as Tremont Waters announced on Instagram he would return to the Tigers for his sophomore season. ”Throughout the process of visiting NBA teams and working out, it’s been a blessing that words can’t...
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March 19, 2018 - 10:19 pm
Jeff Palermo reporting... It was never close in Salt Lake City. The Tigers were eliminated from the National Invitational Tournament. Utah shot 71% in the first quarter to take a 30-11 lead. The Utes ended up beating LSU 90-68 as the Pac-12 school shot 56%. Utah also hit 13-pointers and had five...
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