LSU defensive back Dwayne Thomas suffered a torn anterior cruciate ligament and is likely out for the season, a source confirmed to NOLA.com | The Times Picayune.
Thomas, a redshirt sophomore from New Orleans, was injured when he tried to tackle New Mexico State quarterback Tyler Rogers in the second quarter of Saturday's 63-7 victory.
Thomas had two tackles in the game and...
Brandon Harris will start for LSU.
Has an Auburn-LSU game ever been the third-most anticipated SEC West showdown of a college football Saturday? With Ole Miss hosting Alabama and Texas A&M traveling to Mississippi State, it’s happening this weekend. The contest between the respective Tigers is somewhat of an afterthought due to the heavily hyped-up games between the two Mississippi...
After leading touchdown drives on nine of his last 10 series in a backup role, LSU freshman quarterback Brandon Harris is slated to make his first start in the 15th-ranked Tigers' first Southeastern Conference road game of the season at No. 5 Auburn this Saturday.
LSU coach Les Miles announced the change in the pecking order on Monday, two days after Anthony Jennings, who started...
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BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) LSU coach Les Miles has announced that true freshman Brandon Harris will start at quarterback against Auburn on Saturday.
The coach said Monday, ''It stands to reason that (Harris) will get the first snaps in the next game. He has done the things we have asked him to do. He has made quality decisions with the ball.''
Anthony Jennings had started...
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After five games, the ongoing quarterback battle at LSU has taken a major shift. During a media session today, head coach Les Miles announced that freshman Brandon Harris will start Saturday’s crucial SEC West game at Auburn.
Miles says #LSU improved in the win over NMSU. Miles on Harris: “Gave us a great spark. Team played well around him.”
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On Saturday the LSU Tigers will host the New Mexico Aggies in for a contest of good and bad.
No. 17 LSU (3-1) should have little trouble disposing of unranked New Mexisco State. (2-2)
Coverage of the game between LSU and New Mexico State will air on the SEC Network beginning at 7:30 pm ET from Tiger Stadium in Baton Rouge, LA.
The Odds: LSU enters this gme a 43 point favorite against...
In an expected move, coach Les Miles announced Wednesday that Anthony Jennings should start at quarterback for LSU against New Mexico State on Saturday.
But the coach left the door open for a change.
“I think Anthony Jennings will take the first snap,” Miles said. “Right now it looks pretty forthcoming, but, again, it could change.”
Jennings, a sophomore from Georgia,...
I had a couple more LSU thoughts. I never fully process everything the first night. As you may know, LSU has not had an undefeated season since 1958. Now that I’ve seen two national championships, really my long-term hope as a fan is to see another, so the first loss will always be somewhat frustrating.
There has been a game or two every season going back as long as I remember...
Anthony Jennings had started every game for LSU this season, but following an impressive showing by freshman Brandon Harris late in the Tigers’ contest against Mississippi State, many thought Les Miles would make a switch.
It doesn’t appear the LSU coach will be, though.
“We will play them in a like fashion that we have in the past,” Miles said on the SEC coaches teleconference...
The phrase 'no pain no gain' is one of the most overused cliches in the wide world of sports. However, whatever pain that LSU’s Davon Godchaux and Rashard Robinson felt courtesy of the foot of Mississippi State center Dillon Day did result in a gain.Just not for LSU.Read more »
On Saturday two unbeaten SEC schools will face off against one another when the LSU Tigers host the Mississippi State Bulldogs.
No. 8 LSU (3-0) will be looking to hold off a improved Mississippi State (3-0) squad.
Coverage of the game between LSU and Mississippi State will air on ESPN and WatchESPN beginning at 7:00 pm ET from Tiger Stadium in Baton Rouge, LA.
The Odds: The LSU Tigers...
Two 3-0 SEC teams kick off their conference schedules on Saturday night in Baton Rouge. Mississippi State travels to LSU in a very important SEC West matchup – one that could have huge implications down the road. The division, which features five teams ranked in the top ten in the country, is looking as competitive as ever.
Plus, it’s a night game in Baton Rouge...
Saturday night the LSU Tigers will host the Lousiana-Monroe Warhawks in a match-up of two teams with 2-0 records.
That is were the similarities end. No. 10 LSU (2-0) of the SEC is a powerhouse while their opponents in this one, Louisiana Monroe, is competing in the Sun Belt Conference.
Coverage of the game between LSU and UL Monroe will air on ESPNU beginning at 7:00 pm ET from Tiger...
On Saturday the LSU Tigers will host the Sam Houston State Bearkats.
No. 12 LSU (1-0) is coming off a thrilling second half comeback against Wisconsin. They will look to carry that momentum to a decisive win over Sam Houston. (1-1)
Coverage of the game between LSU and Sam Houston will air on the SEC Network beginning at 7:30 pm ET from Tiger Stadium in Baton Rouge, LA.
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The LSU football program will be playing in a renovated Tiger Stadium this fall. Capacity has been increased to 100,000 and major upgrades have been made throughout the facility.
One area of the stadium, the Tigers’ locker room, has received a serious improvement. Les Miles and his team toured their new home today.
Check out LSU’s awesome new locker room: