He leads the Tigers with 85 assists, but has struggled with turnovers and his minutes have decreased. But when his team needed a boost against South Carolina, the junior responded in a big way.
The Tigers' junior has been up-and-down and knows being consistent is big for him and his team.
He has been a big plus for the Tigers at the 2-guard spot and has been their most reliable 3-point shooter.
LSU guard Keith Hornsby talks with LSU/SEC columnist Ron Higgins about the Tigers' trend of playing best when the game is on the line, as in LSU's 12-2 finishing run on Wednesday night to beat South Carolina 64-58.
He swatted away 6 of the Tigers' season-best 13 against South Carolina and Jarell Martin matched him, with Keith Hornsby chiming in with perhaps the biggest rejection of the game.
The Tigers overcame a late South Carolina lead with a game-ending 12-2 surge, fueled by Josh Gray and stingy defense.
The Tigers erased a late four-point deficit with Gray as the catalyst.
Josh Gray comes alive late with 6 points and the Tigers defense blocks 3 Gamecock shots on the last two possessions to fuel a late rally.
At the start of this season, LSU guard Keith Hornsby was mostly known as the basketball-playing son of Grammy Award winning singer Bruce Hornsby. But considering the fact Keith has averaged 12 points and 4.5 rebounds in his first eligible...
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) Tim Quarterman scored six of his 12 points in overtime, helping LSU rally and beat Vanderbilt 79-75 Saturday for the Tigers' second straight win.
LSU (15-4, 4-2 Southeastern Conference) trailed by as much eight in the second half before scoring the final three points of regulation, the last a free throw by Jordan Mickey with 1:07 left to force overtime. Quarterman...
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6 days ago
The Tigers are riding high after winning at Florida, but have to regroup for a trip to Vanderbilt.
After falling into a hole, Florida made a burst but LSU weathered the storm.
He supplied the Tigers with 20 points in the second half and was part of every key play down the stretch.
He scored 23 points and the Tigers shook off every Rebels' run in the second half of a 75-71 victory on the road.
He scored 14 points and ran a very good floor game with 10 assists in the Tigers' victory.
He led the Tigers with 23 points and drained 4 3-pointers as the Tigers nabbed a road victory.
OXFORD, Miss. (AP) Keith Hornsby scored 23 points, Jarell Martin added 18 points and 14 rebounds and LSU beat Mississippi 75-71 on Wednesday night.
LSU (13-3, 2-1 Southeastern Conference) dominated in the paint with its talented frontcourt of Jordan Mickey and Martin. Mickey finished with 11 points and 11 rebounds.
The Tigers' guard play wasn't bad either. Hornsby nailed five 3...
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16 days ago
The Tigers' star forward has scored only 16 points in the first two league games.
The junior has gone through some growing pains and a sprained right ankle, but could be an X factor for the Tigers.
He led the Tigers with 8 assists.
The junior point guard was back after missing two games and contributed 6 points, 4 assists and 2 steals in an 87-67 Tigers' victory.
Gray missed the Tigers' previous two games with a sprained ankle.
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) Jarell Martin scored 24 points, Jordan Mickey and Tim Quarterman registered double-doubles and LSU extended its winning streak to seven with an 87-67 victory against Southern Mississippi on Monday.
Martin, who was one rebound short of a double-double, was 10 of 15 from the field. Mickey finished with 14 points and 10 rebounds. He also blocked six shots. Quarterman...
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December 29, 2014
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) Jarell Martin and Jordan Mickey combined for 33 points and 19 rebounds as LSU defeated College of Charleston 71-47 in a non-conference game Monday.
Martin was the top scorer for the Tigers (9-2) with 18 points. He grabbed nine rebounds. Mickey registered his sixth double-double of the season with 15 points and 10 rebounds. He also blocked six shots. Keith Hornsby...
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December 22, 2014
Jarell Martin and Keith Hornsby combined to score 49 points to help LSU overcome an early 11-point deficit and defeat UAB 79-70 Thursday night.