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LSU uses aggressive base-running to outrun Princeton in series-opener

Princeton got more hits than LSU in the first game of the Ivy Leaguers' season, but it was not enough to defeat LSU. LSU (8-1) defeated Princeton 3-2 on Friday behind aggressive base-running and a good pitching performance.

LSU-SLU baseball showdown moved to Thursday

UPDATE (7:55 AM): Due to the continued inclement weather forecast for the Baton Rouge area on Wednesday, February 25, 2015, the LSU-Southeastern Louisiana baseball game has been moved to Thursday at 6:30 p.m.

Pelicans stun Raptors 100-97

The Pelicans (29-27) got a much-needed victory on Monday night against the Toronto Raptors (37-19).

Sahvanna Jaquish named SEC softball player of the week

 – LSU sophomore infielder Sahvanna Jaquish was named the Southeastern Conference Softball Player of the Week the league announced today, giving LSU its second weekly award winner this season.

LSU's Kade Scivicque earns SEC co-player of the week

 LSU senior catcher Kade Scivicque earned Southeastern Conference Co-Player of the Week recognition Monday from the league office. Scivicque shared the honor with Buddy Reed of Florida.

Criminal charges against Saints player Junior Galette dropped

A misdemeanor domestic violence charge against Saints player Junior Galette will not be prosecuted. Galette’s attorney, Ralph Whalen, said in a statement Thursday that Kenner Assistant City Attorney dismissed the charge.

LSU-Boston College set for three-game series at Alex Box Stadium

 – Second-ranked LSU (3-1) plays host to Boston College (2-2) in a three-game series beginning at 2 p.m. CT Friday in Alex Box Stadium, Skip Bertman Field.

LSU-Boston College series adjusted due to anticipated inclement weather

 Due to a forecast of severe weather in the Baton Rouge area on Sunday, the schedule for this weekend’s LSU-Boston College baseball series has been adjusted so that all three games may be played in Alex Box Stadium, Skip Bertman Fiel

LSU baseball to take on Nicholls St. on Wednesday

  – Second-ranked LSU (3-0) plays host to Nicholls (2-1) at 6:30 p.m. CT Wednesday in Alex Box Stadium, Skip Bertman Field.

Poche's hot hand gives LSU a win on cold opening night

 Everyone in purple and gold is excited for baseball to be back, no matter what the weather is.