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Scott Woodward’s overarching philosophy as the new athletic director at Louisiana State University, according to his own words, is to give his coaches the tools to succeed and watch them shine. “I’m very transparent. I very much let my folks do their work,” Woodward said. “I like to let the folks...
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April 23, 2019 - 11:23 am
Jim Engster | President, Tiger Rag Forty-one years ago as Tiger Rag was hatched for its inaugural issue of Sept. 1, 1978, there was a new sheriff in TigerTown. He was a familiar face to many insiders who had yearned for his return as athletic director to the site of his former glory. When this...
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USA TODAY Sports
April 23, 2019 - 6:56 am
Connor Ferrill Reporting... Scott Woodward will hold a news conference today as he begins his job as athletic director at LSU. Woodward leaves Texas A&M after the Aggies won nine SEC titles over four years under his leadership. Commissioner of Administration Jay Dardenne says Woodward won’t...
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April 22, 2019 - 8:48 am
Tom Perumean reporting... Since when is second place a victory? A Baton Rouge billboard saluting the second place finish of the LSU Gymnastics Team at the NCAA College Gymnastics Championship over the weekend in Fort Worth has drawn the attention of one detractor. No, you can’t put up a billboard...
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April 21, 2019 - 12:24 pm
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A former tenured LSU professor who was fired in 2015 for using vulgarity and discussing her sex life and the sex lives of students in her elementary education classes has asked federal appellate court to revive her lawsuit against the university. The Advocate reports that Teresa...
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Don Ames
April 20, 2019 - 12:27 pm
According to a report by The Advocate, LSU basketball coach Will Wade will not have to testify at an upcoming corruption case in college basketball. That means Wade's statements caught by an FBI wiretap may never become public. On Friday, federal district judge Edgardo Ramos decided that Wade won't...
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April 20, 2019 - 12:47 am
James Moran, Editor of Tiger Rag reporting... LSU had lost four games in a row and all seemed bleak after getting blown out of their own building Thursday night, but momentum in baseball is only as good as the next day’s starting pitcher. Thankfully for LSU, that next day’s pitcher came armed with...
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Bruce Thorson - USA TODAY Sports
A slew of injuries. Lapses in production both on the mound and at the plate. Is now the time for LSU baseball fans to panic? The Tigers’ 16-9 pounding at the hands of Florida Thursday night certainly wasn’t an instiller of confidence for the Tiger faithful. WWL LSU insider Jeff Palermo says thought...
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Chris Miller
April 19, 2019 - 11:33 am
LSU men's basketball coach Will Wade likely won't have to testify in a trial on corruption in college basketball recruiting, after a federal judge's ruling, The Advocate reports. Wade was subpoenaed by the defense in the case against Christian Dawkins and Merl Code, Jr. Dawkins is an aspiring...
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