LSU runs to 23-17 win over Texas A&M in College Station

Advocate staff photo by TRAVIS SPRADLING -- LSU running back Leonard Fournette (7) beats his chest in the end zone, after scoring on a run on which it looked as though two Texas A&M tacklers would stop him, during the first half Thursday, Nov. 27, 2014 in College Station, Texas. LSU wide receiver John Diarse (9) is at left, and fullback Connor Neighbors (43) at right.

COLLEGE STATION, Texas – LSU has a new running back to add to its stable: Anthony Jennings. The sophomore quarterback ran for a career-high 119 yards, and Jalen Collins had a game-securing interception as the Tigers beat Texas A&M 23-17 in a wild finish at Kyle Field on Thanksgiving Night. LSU (8-4, 4-4 Southeastern) capped a… Continue reading →

Photos: LSU takes on Texas A&M

Advocate staff photo by TRAVIS SPRADLING -- LSU running back Leonard Fournette (7) beats his chest in the end zone, after scoring on a run on which it looked as though two Texas A&M tacklers would stop him, during the first half Thursday, Nov. 27, 2014 in College Station, Texas. LSU wide receiver John Diarse (9) is at left, and fullback Connor Neighbors (43) at right.

The Tigers travel to College Station, Tx. to battle the Aggies.… Continue reading →

LSU Pregame: LSU at Texas A&M, 6:30 p.m.

Associated Press photo by JONATHAN BACHMAN -- LSU receiver Malachi Dupre is congratulated by teammates after he scored on a touchdown reception in the first half Saturday night in Tiger Stadium.

Last minute pregame news and notes for Saturday's LSU at Texas A&M game at Kyle Field in College Station, Texas at 6:30 p.m. Click here to see the story.Continue reading →

Sources: LSU assistant Frank Wilson serious candidate for Troy head coaching job

Advocate file photo by ELIOT KAMENITZ -- LSU running backs coach and recruiting coordinator Frank Wilson stands on the sideline at a high school scrimmage in 2013. Wilson is a candidate for the coaching job at Troy, according to a report from footballscoop.com.

LSU recruiting coordinator and running backs coach Frank Wilson is a serious candidate for the head coaching position at Troy and is “very interested” in the job, multiple sources told The Advocate on Wednesday. Wilson is believed to be one of several finalists at Troy, a Sun Belt Conference program in Alabama. FootballScoop.com and Continue reading →

Rabalais: LSU looking for completions on the field too, in its first Thanksgiving game in 31 years

Advocate staff photo by TRAVIS SPRADLING -- LSU wide receiver Travin Dural (83) catches along pass over Wisconsin cornerback Darius Hillary (5) in the second half of LSU and Wisconsin's season opener, Saturday at NRG Stadium in Houston. LSU won 28-24.

Pass the cranberries. Pass the yams. But after the plates are cleared away, the biggest question around Louisiana’s Thanksgiving tables will be this one: Can LSU pass the ball? LSU’s 17-0 shutout at Arkansas on Nov. 15 doesn’t look quite so bad in the wake of the suddenly awake Razorbacks quashing the Ole Miss Rebels 30-0 Saturday.… Continue reading →

LSU at Texas A&M pregame chat, Thursday at 5:30 p.m.

Advocate staff photo by BILL FEIG -- LSU running back Leonard Fournette (7) pulls in a long pass for a first down in front of Mississippi linebacker Denzel Nkemdiche (4) during the first half Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014 in Baton Rouge.

What's going on with LSU before its game at Texas A&M in College Station, Texas? Get the latest news and notes in this pregame chatwith the Advocate's sports staff. Click here to join the action. Continue reading →

Live updates: LSU vs. Texas A&M, Kyle Field in College Station, Texas

Advocate staff photo by BILL FEIG -- LSU wide receiver Travin Dural (83) scampers around Texas A&M Aggies defensive back Floyd Raven Sr. (5) while picking up a first down during the first half Thursday, Nov. 27, 2014 in College Station, Texas.

Get live updates, analysis and stats as they happen during the LSU at Texas A&M game in College Station, Texas from The Advocate's sports staff. Click here to join the action. Continue reading →

LSU at Texas A&M: Predictions

Advocate file photo by BILL FEIG -- LSU cornerback Jalen Mills (28) defends Texas A&M wide receiver LaQuvionte Gonzalez on fourth down as the all skitters out of the end zone during last year's game at Tiger Stadium. The Tigers and Aggies meet again at 6:30 p.m. Thursday,

ROSS DELLENGER You’ve heard this all season from me, and you’ll hear it again: If LSU can run the ball successfully, it can win. Three of the Tigers’ four losses came when the Tigers failed to run for at least 150 yards (that happened only one other time — a comeback win over Wisconsin). Texas A&M’s… Continue reading →

LSU women's basketball game against UTEP in Mexico at the Hardwood Tournament of Hope cancelled due to a facility conflict

Advocate staff photo by HEATHER MCCLELLAND --  LSU's Sheila Boykin and Tulane's Tiffany Dale scramble for a rebound Wednesday, Nov. 19, 2014 at the Pete Maravich Assembly Center.

The LSU women’s basketball team's game against the University of Texas at El Paso on Wednesday at the Hardwood Tournament of Hope in Puerto Vallarta, Mexio was cancelled on Wednesday due to a facility conflict. The game was scheduled for day two of the three-day event. An alternate site for Thursday’s games is being looked at but no further… Continue reading →

LSU at Texas A&M: Four downs

Advocate staff photo by BILL FEIG -- LSU quarterback Anthony Jennings looks for a receiver during the second half of the Ole Miss game Oct. 25. Jennings has completed 44 percent of his passes over the past three games but said he hopes to throw downfield against Texas A&M's pass defense, which ranks 85th in the nation.

1. MEANS SOMETHING Plenty of people want LSU coach Les Miles to forget about any meaning of the season finale against Texas A&M and look to the future. So, basically, throw true freshman Brandon Harris out there. But this game does have meaning. Sure, LSU is out of the championship hunt, but the Tigers are playing… Continue reading →

SEC rivalry week even bigger than usual with plenty on the line

Associated Press file photo by ROGELIO V. SOLIS -- Mississippi State coach Dan Mullen carries the Egg Bowl trophy after his team beat Ole Miss 17-10 in overtime last season.

ST. LOUIS — Here comes SEC rivalry week, with an exclamation point. A conference that’s again arguably the best in the nation, with six ranked teams, has saved plenty of drama for the final weekend of the regular season. Fandom has no trouble reaching fever pitch for Auburn-Alabama, Georgia-Georgia Tech, Arkansas-Missouri and Ole Miss-Mississippi State. Geography… Continue reading →

LSU report: Brianna Holman, Cati Leak named to All-SEC volleyball team

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — LSU sophomore middle blocker Briana Holman and junior outside hitter Cati Leak were named to the All-Southeastern Conference volleyball team, while freshman outside hitter Gina Tillis was named to the all-freshman team Wednesday. For the second consecutive season, the league’s coaches have voted for one all-SEC team, and for the first… Continue reading →

This week in the Southeastern Conference

Associated Press photo by BRYNN ANDERSON -- A Mississippi State football helmet sits on the field at Bryant-Denny Stadium before a game against Alabama on Nov. 15 in Tuscaloosa, Ala.

RATING GAME Ranking the 14 SEC teams going into the final week of the regular season: 1. Alabama (10-1, 6-1; Last week: 1) Nick Saban has decided not to kick any field goals this week, no matter what. #KickSix 2. Mississippi State (10-1, 6-1; 2) State needs win for a… Continue reading →

Scott Rabalais’ Heisman Watch

Associated Press photo by MORRY GASH -- Wisconsin running back Melvin Gordon

Each week, Advocate sportswriter Scott Rabalais, a Heisman Trophy voter since 1997, breaks down the top candidates for college football’s most prestigious award. This year’s Heisman will be presented at 7 p.m. Dec. 13 on ESPN. 1. MELVIN GORDON Running back, Jr., Wisconsin Gordon’s single-game rushing record may only have lasted one week, but his… Continue reading →

Pick 6: A Q and A with a Texas A&M beat reporter

Texas A&M offensive lineman Jarvis Harrison (51) lines up against Missouri during the second half of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Nov. 15, 2014, in College Station, Texas. Missouri won 34-27. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

Brent Zwerneman, of the Houston Chronicle, is used to covering football games on Thanksgiving. It's been a Texas &M tradition for years. Click here to see the story.Continue reading →

LSU bowl projections: Tigers could end up in Texas, Florida or Tennessee

Advocate staff photo by ANGELA MAJOR -- During the last play of the game, Mike the Tiger hopefully watches the screen while fans in the student section keep their eyes on the field Saturday, Nov. 8, 2014, at the end of LSU's overtime loss to Alabama in Tiger Stadium.

. The end of the regular season is drawing near, and still no clear consensus out there as to where the LSU Tigers will go bowling this season. Among 15 national bowl projections, the Tigers are picked to go to seven different bowls, with the most popular choices the Texas and Belk bowls with four predictions… Continue reading →

Report: LSU assistant coach Frank Wilson "in the mix" at Troy

Advocate Photo by KYLE ENCAR --Recruiting coordinator/running backs coach, Frank Wilson(right), greets LSU fan and Baton Rouge native, Theodore Williams, during the 2014 LSU Tiger Tour held at the Riverside Hilton on Sunday, May 18, 2014.

LSU recruiting coordinator and running backs coach Frank Wilson is “in the mix” for the head coaching position at Troy, coachingsearch.com reported Tuesday. FootballScoop.com reported days ago that Wilson is “a real candidate” at Troy. Click here to see the report.Continue reading →

Offensive tackle Evan Washington eyes good finish after bad start to LSU career

Advocate file photo by PATRICK DENNIS -- LSU offensive tackle Evan Washington will get his second straight SEC start Thursday against Texas A&M.

Evan Washington’s career hasn’t gone exactly as planned. There was that severe foot injury that ruined his second season at LSU and kept him from walking regularly for six months. Then “bad decisions,” he said, resulted in academic ineligibility in Year 3 in 2012. The offensive lineman plummeted down the depth chart… Continue reading →

LSU quarterback Anthony Jennings: ‘We’re going to take shots,’ throw deep, against Texas A&M

Advocate staff photo by BILL FEIG -- LSU quarterback Anthony Jennings looks for a receiver during the second half of the Ole Miss game Oct. 25. Jennings has completed 44 percent of his passes over the past three games but said he hopes to throw downfield against Texas A&M's pass defense, which ranks 85th in the nation.

LSU plans to go long. “We’re going to take shots on them,” quarterback Anthony Jennings said. On Thanksgiving night, the Tigers (7-4, 3-4 Southeastern Conference) meet a Texas A&M defense that mostly plays without a traditional deep safety. That could mean more long-distance bombs for an LSU passing game that’s one of the nation’s worst.… Continue reading →

Podcast: LSU is rethinking its recruiting at quarterback for the 2015 class

Advocate staff photo by BILL FEIG -- LSU quarterback Anthony Jennings (10) sits on the ground looking up at the referee after being sacked during the 4th quarter Saturday, Nov. 15, 2014 in Fayetteville, Ark. Arkansas won 17-0.

In this week's "Advocate Sports: LSU Recruiting Podcast," Advocate Online Sports Editor Pierce W. Huff talks with Rene Nadeau of SportsNola.com, who says that LSU has become more open to expanding its recruiting at quarterback for its 2015 class. Click here to here the podcast. Continue reading →

Ex-LSU quarterback Hayden Rettig says the Tigers system wasn't a good fit for him

Advocate staff photo by PATRICK DENNIS -- LSU QBs Hayden Rettig (11) and Brad Kragthorpe throw in passing drills during LSU spring football practice in March

Former LSU and current Rutgers quarterback Hayden Rettig left the football program because offensive coordinator Cam Cameron’s system didn’t fit with the pro-style type QB, he told nj.com in a story posted this week. Click here to see the report.Continue reading →

Video: LSU quarterback Anthony Jennings says the Tigers need to be better, starting with him

Advocate staff photo by BILL FEIG -- LSU quarterback Anthony Jennings (10) sits on the ground looking up at the referee after being sacked during the 4th quarter Saturday, Nov. 15, 2014 in Fayetteville, Ark. Arkansas won 17-0.

LSU quarterback Anthony Jennings talks about the Texas A&M defense going into the Thanksgiving game and how the Tigers have to improve. Click here to see the video.Continue reading →

Youthful Tigers talented, but are a work in progress

Advocate staff photo by PATRICK DENNIS -- LSU Men's coach Johnny Jones is set to get a contract extension and raise.

CHARLOTTE AMALIE, Virgin Islands — When the LSU basketball team began practice in October, coach Johnny Jones said it would be a little while before he knew what he had in his third team. The reason: it would take time for a half-dozen new faces to get used to playing together with only a couple… Continue reading →

Santa Clara holds off LSU women

PUERTO VALLARTA, Mexico — Despite cutting an 11-point halftime deficit to three with less than two minutes to play, the LSU women’s basketball team was unable to complete the comeback and fell to Santa Clara, 69-67, in the opening game of the Hardwood Tournament of Hope. Guards DaShawn Harden and Anne Pedersen combined for five… Continue reading →

LSU coach Les Miles says a decision on the quarterback future is "down the road"

Advocate staff photo by BILL FEIG -- LSU quarterback Anthony Jennings, left, watches as coach Les Miles questions a call to officials during the first half of the Tigers' 10-7 win over Ole Miss last week.

. LSU hasn’t made a decision on its quarterback beyond this season, and the Tigers are trying to get freshman QB Brandon Harris on the field, coach Les Miles said Tuesday during his radio show. Miles, asked on his radio show why Harris receives 50 percent of the first-string snaps in practice along… Continue reading →

LSU times of interest for its Thanksgiving Day game at Texas A&M

Advocate staff photo by ANGELA MAJOR -- LSU quarterback Anthony Jennings (10) hands the ball off to LSU running back Terrence Magee (18) on Saturday, Nov. 8, 2014, during their game against Alabama in Tiger Stadium.

Here are the details for LSU's travel itinerary for its Thanksgiving Day game at Texas A&M. Click here to see the report.Continue reading →

Odell Beckham Jr.: Been there, caught that

Associated Press photo by JULIO CORTEZ -- New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr., a former Newman and LSU standout, makes a one-handed catch for a touchdown against Dallas Cowboys cornerback Brandon Carr in the second quarter Sunday in East Rutherford, N.J.

It’s being dubbed “the greatest catch of all time.” Despite the fact that the Giants came up short 31-28 to their rival Cowboys on Sunday Night Football, the sports world — or just the Internet in general — can’t stop talking about New York rookie and former Newman and LSU standout wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr.’s one-handed… Continue reading →

The Advocate’s College Football Playoff projections for November 25

Alabama quarterback Blake Sims (6) runs the ball during the first half of an NCAA college football game against Western Carolina, Saturday, Nov. 22, 2014, in Tuscaloosa, Ala. (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson)

Ted Lewis CFP semifinals Sugar Bowl: Florida State vs. Mississippi State Briefly: Style does matter, so Bama moves to No. 1 as much for Florida State ekeing by as for what the Tide has done. Wouldn’t it be interesting to see Bama have to be the team that must win the… Continue reading →

Sorting through LSU’s candidates to leave early for the NFL draft

Advocate staff photo by TRAVIS SPRADLING -- LSU defensive end Danielle Hunter (94) pressures Alabama quarterback Blake Sims (6) on Saturday, Nov. 8, 2014, during their game against the Crimson Tide in Tiger Stadium.

The LSU football team likely will have fewer players leave early for the NFL draft after this season than have exited early the past two years. But, then again … “So many times it’s a very personal decision, and it’s not something that’s really based many times on draft status,” coach Les Miles said… Continue reading →

Miles confirms Porter out for Texas A&M

Advocate staff photo by TRAVIS SPRADLING -- LSU center Elliott Porter (55) grimaces in pain after an injury during the first half, Saturday, Nov. 15, 2014 in Fayetteville, Ark. LSU quarterback Anthony Jennings (10) and LSU offensive tackle La'El Collins (70) watch with concern. Porter came out of the game, and left the field on a cart.

Center Elliott Porter will not play in LSU’s game at Texas A&M, coach Les Miles said Monday. Porter injured his ankle during the loss at Arkansas and will be replaced in the starting lineup by right guard Ethan Pocic. Evan Washington will start in place of Pocic at right guard for the Tigers (7-4, 3-4 Southeastern), Miles said. Porter,… Continue reading →

Video: LSU defensive tackle Christian LaCouture says Tigers feel good about the gameplan for Texas A&M

Advocate staff photo by BILL FEIG -- Auburn quarterback Nick Marshall (14) is sacked by LSU defensive tackle Christian LaCouture (91) as LSU linebacker Kendell Beckwith (52) comes in to help during the first half of the teams' game Saturday, Oct. 4, 2014 in Auburn.

LSU defensive tackle Christian LaCouture talks about the Tigers having a two-game losing streak going into their game at Texas A&M on Thanksgiving. Click here to see the video. Continue reading →

Video: LSU linebacker Deion Jones says he's seen Odell Beckham Jr. make plenty of special catches before

Advocate staff photo by BILL FEIG -- Auburn wide receiver Quan Bray (4) is taken down after the pass play by LSU linebacker Deion Jones (45) and LSU linebacker Lamar Louis (23) during the first half of the teams' game Saturday, Oct. 4, 2014 in Auburn. Auburn won 41-7.

LSU linebacker Deion Jones talks about the incredible one-handed touchdown catch former LSU receiver Odell Beckham Jr. made for the New York Giants against the Dallas Cowboys on Sunday. Click here to see the video.Continue reading →

LSU men fall to Clemson 64-61 in fourth-place game at Paradise Jam

Photo courtesy Paradise Jam -- LSU's Jordan Mickey dunks over Clemson's Josh Smith on Monday in the fourt-place game of the Paradise Jam in the Virgin Islands. Mickey scored 18 points with 10 rebounds and three assists in the Tigers' 64-61 loss.

CHARLOTTE AMALIE, Virgin Islands — After making the first 3-point basket of his college career in a victory over Weber State on Saturday night, LSU forward Jordan Mickey could have used another one Monday. But when Mickey needed it most, his 3-pointer from the top of the key bounced off the right side… Continue reading →

Tigers get more physical with lineup shake-up

 Associated Press photo by Chuck Burton -- LSU coach Johnny Jones answers a question during the Southeastern Conference men's basketball media day Wednesday in Charlotte, N.C.

CHARLOTTE AMALIE, Virgin Islands — The need for a more physical presence in the low post dictated a change in LSU coach Johnny Jones’ starting lineup for the first time this season in the final game of the Paradise Jam on Monday. In order to better deal with Landry Nnoko, Clemson’s 6-foot-10,… Continue reading →

LSU coach Les Miles: Center Elliott Porter out for the game at Texas A&M

Advocate staff photo by TRAVIS SPRADLING -- LSU head coach Les Miles shouts toward players on the field after an unsportsmanlike conduct penalty against LSU with 1:07 in the game put LSU at a big disadvantage after getting close to scoring a touchdown, Saturday, Nov. 8, 2014 in Baton Rouge. They settled for a tying field goal linstead after the 15-yard penalty. LSU lost 20-13 in overtime.

Center Elliott Porter will not play in LSU’s game at Texas A&M, coach Les Miles said Monday. Porter injured his ankle during the loss at Arkansas and will be replaced in the starting lineup by right guard Ethan Pocic. Evan Washington will start in place of Pocic at right guard for the Tigers (7-4, 3-4… Continue reading →

Recap: LSU coach Les Miles previews Thanksgiving Day game vs. Texas A&M

Advocate staff photo by TRAVIS SPRADLING -- LSU head coach Les Miles gestures to an official during a review of a punt apparently downed by LSU near the Alabama goal line, but the the punt was eventually  ruled a touchback. during the second half, Saturday, Nov. 8, 2014 in Baton Rouge. The  LSU lost 20-13 in overtime.

It's four days before LSU finishes its regular season with a game at Texas A&M. What's going on with the Tigers? Continue reading →

Best catch ever? Ex-LSU player Odell Beckham Jr. snags one-handed touchdown catch for New York Giants against Dallas Cowboys

Associated Press photo by JULIO CORTEZ -- New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr., a former Newman and LSU standout, makes a one-handed catch for a touchdown against Dallas Cowboys cornerback Brandon Carr in the second quarter Sunday in East Rutherford, N.J.

During the New York Giants game Sunday night against the Dallas Cowboys, former LSU receiver Odell Beckham Jr. made a one-handed touchdown catch that had social media asking this: Was it the best catch ever? Click here and see. Here… Continue reading →

Rabalais: It's only half a ‘tradition’ for LSU and Texas A&M

Advocate file photo by BILL FEIG -- LSU coach Les Miles meets Texas A&M coach Kevin Sumlin after last season's game in Tiger Stadium. The Tigers and Aggies begin a Thanksgiving tradition when they meet Thursday at Kyle Field in College Station, Texas.

It’s hard to imagine Thanksgiving Day without football. Personally, I have a theory that the Pilgrims and Indians used Plymouth Rock as a crude football on some unsuspecting meadow after the first turkey and stuffing was consumed. The Indians would have had home continent advantage, ’tis true. But the Pilgrims, being English, would have had the… Continue reading →

Rabalais: Ex-LSU greats Dale Brown, Shaquille O’Neal hold court at Hall of Fame induction like no on else

Associated Press photo by Colin E. Braley -- Former LSU coach Dale Brown, left, greets former LSU great Shaquille O'Neal as he takes the stage Sunday night during a National Collegiate Basketball Hall of Fame induction in Kansas City, Mo.

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — As the 2014 inductees into the College Basketball Hall of Fame one by one took the stage and then departed Sunday, college basketball analyst Seth Davis turned to co-host Clark Kellogg of CBS to talk about the evening’s closing act. “We’re coming to the LSU portion of the show,” Davis said. As… Continue reading →

As his role grows, LSU’s Tim Quarterman shows off his versatility

Advocate staff photo by JOHN OUBRE -- LSU's Tim Quarterman is fouled by Gardner Webb's Jerome Hill as he puts up a shot on Saturday, Nov. 15, 2014, at the Pete Maravich Assembly Center.

CHARLOTTE AMALIE, Virgin Islands — In four games this season, Tim Quarterman has given the LSU men’s basketball team what he couldn’t provide the Tigers a year ago: quality minutes off the bench. Now firmly entrenched as the Tigers’ sixth man, the 6-foot-6 sophomore has made huge strides in expanding his game over the offseason and… Continue reading →

Advocate sportswriter Ross Dellenger's AP Top 25 vote

Alabama wide receiver Cam Sims (7) celebrates a touchdown during the first quarter of an NCAA college football game against Western Carolina, Saturday, Nov. 22, 2014, at Bryant-Denny Stadium in Tuscaloosa, Ala. Alabama won 48-14. (AP Photo/Alabama Media Group, Vasha Hunt)

How I Voted will be a weekly blog in which Ross Dellenger reveals his AP Top 25 voting with a blurb on each explaining that team’s ranking. Click here to see the report.Continue reading →

Together, Shaquille O’Neal and Dale Brown formed legendary pair; and together, they will enter College Basketball Hall of Fame

Advocate file photo by PATRICK DENNIS -- LSU center Shaquille O’Neal, left, and coach Dale Brown chat during a game in January 1991.

Basketball took Dale Brown around the world, filling a need in a fatherless lad with boundless energy that couldn’t be satisfied by staying home in frosty Minot, North Dakota. Without knowing it, maybe what the globetrotting Brown was looking for was Shaquille O’Neal. They met in a U.S. Army base in Wildflecken, West Germany in 1985.… Continue reading →

Digging into the roots of LSU’s quarterback quandary

Advocate staff photo by BILL FEIG -- LSU quarterback Anthony Jennings (10) attempts to elude the sack from Arkansas defensive end Trey Flowers (86) but can't during the 4th quarter Saturday, Nov. 15, 2014 in Fayetteville, Ark. Arkansas won 17-0.

Gary Crowton had it all figured out. Matt Flynn was “the guy.” Ryan Perrilloux was “the next guy.” Andrew Hatch and Jarrett Lee were the “developing third guys” and Jordan Jefferson was the guy scheduled for a redshirt. Flynn graduated. Perrilloux was dismissed. Hatch got hurt. Lee threw a half-dozen interceptions for touchdowns, and Jefferson finished… Continue reading →

LSU men bounce back, beat Weber State 72-58

Photo courtesy Paradise Jam --  LSU's Jordan Mickey defends Weber State's Joel Bolomboy on Saturday during the Paradise Jam in the Virgin Islands. Mickey scored 27 points and had 14 rebounds in the Tigers' 72-58 win. LSU will play Clemson at 3 p.m. Monday in its final game of the tournament.

CHARLOTTE AMALIE, Virgin Islands — Near the end of one of their best halves of the still-young season Saturday night, LSU forward Jordan Mickey added the perfect exclamation point to the Tigers’ victory over Weber State. Actually, it was two exclamation points. Frustrated a night earlier when he scored just… Continue reading →