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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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April 18, 2019 - 2:48 pm
The latest data released from LSU's Louisiana Survey shows majority support for both legalized sports betting as well as the legalization of recreational marijuana use. LSU Public Policy Research Lab Director Dr. Mike Henderson said sports betting received support from 59% of residents while...
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April 18, 2019 - 1:48 pm
Matt Doyle | WWL.com Baton Rouge boy Scott Woodward is coming home to take over LSU Athletics after a four-year run as Texas A&M’s Athletic Director. Woodward is renown for putting A&M sports back on the map with the hiring of football coach Jimbo Fisher and basketball coach Buzz Williams...
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Chris Miller
April 18, 2019 - 11:18 am
The forecast for potential severe weather today has led to LSU pushing back the start of tonight's game at Alex Box Stadium. -- GAME TIME UPDATE -- First pitch for Game 1 vs. Florida has been pushed back to 8 p.m. CT at The Box! Gates will open at 6 p.m. • #GeauxTigers -- — LSU Baseball (@...
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Dave Cohen, WWL First News early edition
April 18, 2019 - 9:42 am
Officials at LSU have hired Baton Rouge native and LSU alumnus Scott Woodward as athletics director. He has been serving in the same position for the last four years at Texas A&M University. The University says Woodward will be formally welcomed on Tuesday. "We are happy to welcome a fellow...
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