LSU Football

Terrill Weil via Tiger Rag
August 31, 2017 - 6:31 am
By JAMES MORAN | Tiger Rag Associate Editor Running back Derrius Guice is expected to play in LSU’s season opener against BYU on Saturday night in New Orleans, LSU coach Ed Orgeron said Wednesday, but a final decision on his status won’t be made until later in the week. Guice participated fully...
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Chris Miller
August 29, 2017 - 7:35 pm
LSU officials today laid out details for tickets for this Saturday's college football kickoff versus BYU. The game was moved from Houston's NRG Stadium to the Mercedes-Benz Superdome after Hurricane Harvey flooded the Houston area. Here is the information the school announced today: LSU ANNOUNCES...
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August 28, 2017 - 11:31 pm
By CODY WORSHAM | Tiger Rag Editor Late Sunday night, Toby Weathersby packed up his truck. He was Houston bound, heading for his hometown to rescue his stranded grandparents, who are trapped in their North Houston home by the historic flooding following Hurricane Harvey. He quickly thought better...
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Dave Cohen, WWL First News early edition
August 28, 2017 - 1:31 pm
Officials today offered a limited update on the LSU football game that was supposed to be played against BYU Saturday in Houston. A decision has not been made yet on where to play the game. "This is ESPN's game. It is not LSU's game. It's ESPN's game. They have the rights to it," LSU Athletics...
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USA TODAY
Chris Miller
August 28, 2017 - 9:04 am
Another LSU football game is being disrupted by dangerous weather. Harvey's flooding rains have thrown into question the Fighting Tiger's season opener against BYU, scheduled for this Saturday in Houston's NRG Stadium. "At this moment, I guess any speculation could be thrown out there," said voice...
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August 27, 2017 - 7:29 pm
By JAMES MORAN | Tiger Rag Associate Editor Catastrophic flooding in Houston — and the threat of more rain to come as Hurricane Harvey continues to lash Texas — will “almost certainly” force LSU’s season opener against BYU to be moved out of NRG Stadium, LSU athletic director Joe Alleva said...
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August 27, 2017 - 12:17 pm
WWL.com Reporting It looks as if another LSU game may be impacted by weather. The Tigers are scheduled to play BYU next Saturday at NRG Stadium in Houston. But Tropical Storm Harvey could change that. The National Hurricane Center says it’s possible Harvey can dump 50 inches of rain in Texas. LSU...
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Troy Taormina-USA TODAY Sports
Chris Miller
August 25, 2017 - 5:57 pm
Hurricane Harvey is forecast to make landfall near Corpus Christi, Texas late tonight or early tomorrow morning. After that, the forecast gets fuzzy -- but the storm is likely to drench eastern Texas, including Houston. Listen to the Voice of the LSU Fighting Tigers Chris Blair with WWL's Don Dubuc...
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Photo by Kelly Cohen
August 23, 2017 - 6:56 am
LSU is proud of its new live mascot Mike VII, which came from a rescue facility in Florida. When Mike VI passed away, the school rejected offers from breeders, instead LSU System President F King Alexander says they wanted to save a Tiger that didn’t have a permanent home. "He is here in a...
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August 22, 2017 - 7:47 pm
By JAMES MORAN | Tiger Rag Associate Editor The LSU quarterback battle has reached its expected conclusion. LSU coach Ed Orgeron named Danny Etling as LSU’s starting quarterback on Tuesday evening, officially cementing that the senior will lead the Tigers in the season opener against BYU on Sept. 2...
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