Louisiana State Rumors & News

  • 4-star WR Jhamon Ausbon commits to LSU

    New Orleans Times-Picayune "The Tigers continue to roll on the recruiting trail, with the latest addition to the group coming by way of IMG Academy wide receiver Jhamon Ausbon, as announced via Twitter Saturday evening. The physical, 6-feet-2, 215-pounder selected LSU over Texas A&M, following an unofficial visit last..." June 26

  • LSU lifts ban on visiting marching band performances

    Sporting News - NCAAF "LSU is trying to save face. It lifted a controversial policy Wednesday that banned halftime performances from visiting marching bands at Tiger Stadium while the Tiger Band's field time was left untouched. The ban was originally put in place for safety and spatial reasons, but after receiving..." June 16

  • Enrollment for LSU's Anthony suffers setback

    The Advocate "Former Edna Karr defensive end and LSU signee Andre Anthony is not expected to report with other freshmen this week for summer classes, a source confirmed to The Advocate on Thursday. Anthony joins St. Thomas Aquinas defensive tackle Edwin Alexander as players who won’t be moving in over the..." June 04

  • Microbrewery to release officially licensed LSU beer

    SEC Country "In the SEC, tailgating is almost as sacred as the football, and LSU is about to have a new addition to their tailgating scene. The school announced it The local Tin Roof Brewing Company announced Friday that it will be releasing an officially licensed beer of LSU The brewery is accepting ideas..." May 29

  • LSU's Tiger Beloved Mascot Diagnosed with Terminal Cancer

    TMZ "LSU's beloved Siberian-Bengal tiger mascot, Mike VI, has been diagnosed with an extremely rare form of cancer ... and vets believe he only has 2 years to live ... school officials announced. The 10-year-old tiger has been receiving treatment from a team of specialists ever since his caretakers..." May 23

  • Stephen Guidry to LSU: Tigers Land JUCO WR Prospect

    Bleacher Report "The LSU Tigers received a major boost Saturday when they received a commitment from receiver Stephen Guidry. Guidry, 247Sports' top-ranked junior college receiver, announced his decision on Twitter. According to Ross Dellenger of the Advocate, Guidry decided to commit after a visit to..." May 22

  • LSU lands third commit in 24 hours

    247 Sports "Carter committed to the Tigers during his visit for the Bayou Picnic recruiting event on Saturday, giving LSU 10 verbal commitments for the 2017 class. At 6-foot-2 and 255 pounds, Carter has seen action at tight end, fullback and defensive end, and he’s set to join the Tigers as a fullback..." May 22

  • Travonte Valentine cleared for potential return to LSU

    The Advocate "LSU crossed a major hurdle in the re-recruitment of former defensive tackle Travonte Valentine. The school received assurances from the Southeastern Conference this week that Valentine would be eligible for the 2016 season if he did, in fact, rejoin the program, a source told The Advocate on..." May 21

  • OT Austin Deculus, No. 14 overall prospect, commits to LSU

    ESPN "Austin Deculus, the No. 14-ranked prospect in the country, is following his heart. The four-star prospect, who is the No. 4-ranked offensive tackle in the Class of 2017, committed to long-time favorite LSU on Friday afternoon. The 6-foot-6, 323-pound Deculus, a teammate of the No. 1-ranked..." May 21

  • The Case for and Against Leonard Fournette Winning the Heisman Trophy

    Bleacher Report "Is the Heisman Trophy a quarterback-driven award anymore? Maybe not. Alabama running back Derrick Henry took home the hardware last year, and LSU's Leonard Fournette will enter the 2016 season as one of the top contenders to win college football's most prestigious individual award. The..." May 20

  • Leonard Fournette behind Deshaun Watson for top Heisman Trophy candidate

    New Orleans Times-Picayune "Another day, another list that Leonard Fournette is on. This time, NFL.com's College Football 24/7 posted a prediction list, "16 for '16: Top Heisman Trophy candidates for 2016." The LSU running back is clearly on the list, but just not at the top spot. The writer, Chase Goodbread, believes..." May 17

  • Miles asks Fournette to lose weight - again

    Gridiron Now "LSU running back Leonard Fournette isn’t perfect, after all: Tigers coach Les Miles said his star needs to lose weight. “I think Leonard was 235 or 233 (pounds) or so during spring,” Miles said Thursday on the “Paul Finebaum Show.” “We want him right around 225. So that his strength and speed..." May 13

  • Leonard Fournette's $10M policies and the unregulated world of player protection

    CBS Sports "Leonard Fournette wasn't comfortable when confronted with his athletic mortality. Did it ever cross his mind -- LSU Tigers 's junior tailback was asked recently -- that his talents are insured by two policies, each worth $10 million? Those policies are believed to make him one of the most..." May 12

  • Four-star Alabama CB explains why he personally dislikes LSU so much

    Fox Sports "LSU and Alabama are two of the biggest rivals in all of football despite the fact that the Crimson Tide have won four national titles since the Tigers' last one. Not only do the two schools duke it out in the SEC year in and year out, but they battle for recruits -- and big recruits at..." May 09

  • Lowell Narcisse to LSU: Tigers Land 4-Star QB Prospect

    Bleacher Report "According to 247Sports' composite rankings, Narcisse is the No. 5 dual-threat quarterback in the 2017 recruiting class and the No. 108 overall prospect. He's also the fifth-best player in the state of Louisiana. The St. James, Louisiana, native had a junior year to forget. He suffered not..." May 03

  • 'He just started screaming': Myles Brennan's commitment brought LSU's Les Miles to tears

    The Advocate "When Myles Brennan made the short trip to Baton Rouge last weekend with his parents, Owen and Megan, and St. Stanislaus coach Bill Conides, he was hopeful but not expectant. The Rockachaws quarterback had visited Oklahoma State earlier in the month to see what the Cowboys were all about but..." April 28

  • LSU TE Dillon Gordon’s college career is over after request denied

    Gridiron Now "LSU tight end Dillon Gordon’s college career is over. Gordon, who missed most of the 2015 season because of injury, announced on Twitter Friday that he is declaring for the NFL draft after the NCAA denied his request for a fifth year of eligibility via medical hardship waiver. After playing..." April 23

  • LSU OC Cam Cameron on prostate cancer: 'I was six months from death'

    Yahoo! Sports "It turns out LSU offensive coordinator Cam Cameron’s bout with cancer was more serious than the program let on. In a feature from The Advocate’s Ross Dellenger, Cameron detailed what it was like continuing to coach – sometimes from a hospital bed – while dealing with an “aggressive” form of..." April 16

  • LSU gets commitment from 4-star Texas offensive lineman Edward Ingram

    New Orleans Times-Picayune "LSU picked up a commitment Friday night from 4-star Texas offensive lineman Edward Ingram. The 6-foot-4, 325-pound prospect from Desoto (Texas) held offers from Alabama, Georgia, Houston and Baylor among several others. " April 16

  • Masters’ Contender Promoting Leonard Fournette For Heisman On His Golf Club

    College Spun "Leonard Fournette’s 2016 Heisman Trophy campaign started in Augusta, Ga. The LSU running back is being promoted for the award by former Tiger Smylie Kaufman, the 24-year-old golfer who’s in contention at The Masters heading into the tournament’s final day. Kaufman has “7 For Heisman” and..." April 11

  • Sources: LSU defensive back, sprinter Donte Jackson ruled academically ineligible for spring

    Yahoo Sports - NCAAF - Dr. Saturday "LSU cornerback Donte Jackson won't be with the football team for the rest of spring practice. Jackson, who was also running track this spring, is academically ineligible according to the Baton Rouge Advocate. The newspaper cited two sources on the report Tuesday afternoon. The report also..." April 06

  • Les Miles making a spring break trip to Cuba

    College Football Talk "President Barack Obama is in Cuba this week, working to strengthen the burgeoning ties between the two nations. And today we learned LSU head coach Les Miles is there too, putting the nations’ new friendship to the test. Former LSU pitcher Mikie Mahtook let the cat out of the bag first,..." March 22

  • Morris Claiborne: unaware LSU title ring was being auctioned on eBay

    College Football Talk "For whatever reason, quite the brouhaha — or hubbub, if you prefer — erupted on social media Monday when an LSU SEC championship ring from the 2011 season belonging to former star cornerback Morris Claiborne showed up on eBay for the low, low price of $100,000. The problem? According to..." March 15

  • LSU WR Trey Quinn tweets he's leaving Tigers

    New Orleans Times-Picayune "LSU rising junior wide receiver Trey Quinn says he's leaving LSU in a tweet posted Tuesday. Quinn is the second LSU receiver to announce he is leaving since the end of the 2015 season. Junior John Diarse, who graduated in December, announced last month he is transferring to TCU. Quinn caught..." February 16

  • Fournette staying loyal to LSU: 'I will never jump ship'

    The Score "Louisiana's financial crisis forced Gov. John Bel Edwards to threaten the future of LSU football on Thursday if a series of proposed tax increases aren't approved. But no matter what, star running back Leonard Fournette is sticking with his team. If LSU's season were to be forfeited,..." February 13

  • 'Say farewell' to LSU football in 2016 if there's no tax increase, governor says

    Sporting News - NCAAF "Pushing for tax increases amid a state budget crisis, Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards alluded to the nuclear option in a televised address Thursday: LSU's 2016 football season is in danger. Edwards cited a projected $940 million budget shortfall by the end of June, meaning campuses could run..." February 12

  • LSU lands five-star Rummel defensive back Kristian Fulton

    New Orleans Times-Picayune "Rummel defensive back Kristian Fulton eased the minds of LSU fans when he picked the Tigers over Florida and Arkansas on Wednesday at his high school. The five-star prospect has had a whirlwind recruitment process and could have basically picked any school in the country to attend. He..." February 03

  • LSU FB Ronnie Feist transferring to UT-San Antonio

    New Orleans Times-Picayune "LSU fullback Ronnie Feist, who signed as a linebacker in 2012, is transferring to University of Texas at San Antonio, according to a post on his Instagram account. Feist, who is from Edgard, La. and played prep ball at West St. John, follows former LSU recruiting coordinator and running backs..." January 30

  • Rashard Lawrence to LSU: Tigers Land 5-Star DT Prospect

    Bleacher Report "The deep pool of defensive tackle recruits for 2016 has gotten shallower with reports that Louisiana high school star Rashard Lawrence committed to the LSU Tigers on Friday, per Shea Dixon of 247 Sports. Defensive tackle is a position flush with talent at the high school level. Lawrence is the..." January 22

  • 4-star offensive tackle Willie Allen commits to LSU

    The Score "Four-star offensive tackle Willie Allen has given his pledge to LSU. Allen is rated on ESPN's 300 as the No. 2 ranked prospect at his position, and 16th overall. He visited TCU, Georgia, and LSU." January 21

  • LSU's Tre'Davious White, Kendell Beckwith won't enter NFL draft

    The Score "LSU cornerback Tre'Davious White is officially returning for his senior season, the program announced Monday. White never seemed too eager to jump to the NFL, but with a late first-round projection, there was always the possibility of him changing his mind at the last minute. "Decisions like..." January 18

  • Source: LSU RB coach Frank Wilson to be new head coach at UTSA

    Fox Sports - College Football "LSU running backs coach and associate head coach Frank Wilson is set to become the new head coach at Texas-San Antonio, a source told FOX Sports on Thursday night. UTSA is expected to have a press conference Friday to announce its new coach. Oklahoma State defensive coordinator Glenn Spencer..." January 15

  • Former LSU signee, Zachary star Zack Von Rosenberg to walk on with Tigers

    The Advocate "Zack Von Rosenberg has come full circle. The former Zachary High pitcher and punter is walking on to the LSU football team this spring, the school announced Thursday. The 25-year-old Von Rosenberg, 6-foot-5, 205 pounds, spent 2009-2014 in the minor leagues of the Pittsburgh Pirates’..." January 15

  • LSU Tight End 'Doing Great' After Bar Stabbing ... Teammate Says

    TMZ "The LSU football player who was stabbed in a bar fight last week is on the mend and "doing great" -- one of his teammates tells TMZ Sports. FYI, Dillon Gordon was hospitalized with injuries to his chest, stomach and legs after being stabbed multiple times at Reggie's bar in Tigerland. His..." January 12

  • LSU junior OT Jerald Hawkins declares for NFL Draft

    New Orleans Times-Picayune "LSU junior left tackle Jerald Hawkins will forgo his senior season and enter the 2016 NFL Draft. The 6-foot-6, 305-pound Hawkins made the announcement Wednesday night on his Instagram account." January 07

  • LSU coach Les Miles on players and bars: 'I'm cutting it off'

    USA Today "Now that an LSU football player has lost a bar fight, LSU coach Les Miles is reworking his game plan for his Tigers' night life. "I'm cutting it off," Miles said of his players frequenting bars after LSU tight end Dillon Gordon suffered multiple stab wounds in a fight with another man at..." January 05

  • LSU football player in stable condition after stabbing at Reggie’s bar

    The Advocate "LSU tight end Dillon Gordon was in stable condition Tuesday morning after being stabbed multiple times during what Baton Rouge Police are calling a “major incident” at Reggie’s bar in the early hours of Tuesday. Police responded to a brawl at the Tigerland nightclub at 12:45 a.m. Tuesday. A..." January 05

  • LSU QB Harris exits surgery ready to go

    The Advertiser "LSU quarterback Brandon Harris had surgery for a sports hernia Monday morning and expects to be 100 percent for the start of spring practice in March. “Just got out of surgery — five-hour process,” Harris texted to Gannett Louisiana just after 2 p.m. Monday. Harris, a sophomore from Bossier..." January 05

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