Former LSU Tiger Sylvia Fowles has been named the WNBA Defensive Player of the Year by the Associated Press for the third time. This is the sixth year that the AP has awarded a WNBA Defensive Player of the Year award.
LSU Track and Field head coach Dennis Shaver is headed to the Hall of Fame. On Tuesday, August 6, Shaver became one of six new members that will be inducted into the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) Coaches Hall of Fame.
LSU head coach Ed Orgeron will put his Tigers through one more practice Tuesday, August 10, before their first day off of fall camp Wednesday. It will be another opportunity for some Baton Rouge linebackers to impress.