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LSU relief pitcher Micah Buckham has entered the transfer portal. Buckham spent two seasons with LSU and only made eight appearances this past season.

Coach Jay Johnson has an incoming freshman class that’s ranked second in the country according to Perfect Game. And Johnson will also search in the transfer portal. Tiger-Rag-dot-com has a list of players Johnson could get, including South Carolina pitcher Austin Williams and Louisville’s Gavin Kilen, who hit 3-30 last season with 23 doubles and 41 runs batted in.

Now that the baseball season is over, we can begin to look forward to the next football season. The Tigers over-under win total for 2024 is nine and a half. If you look at the betting spreads at Caesars and DraftKings, LSU is the favorite to win every game, except for the contest at Texas A-and-M on October 26th.

LSU gymnast Kiya Johnson has announced she will not come back for a sixth season. She was a two-time SEC champion floor and was an all-arounder last year after missing nearly the 2023 season with an Achilles tendon.


Former LSU wide receiver Justin Jefferson met with the media after signing a four-year, 140-million dollar contract with the Minnesota Vikings. The deal makes him the highest-paid non-quarterback in the NFL. Jefferson says he’s not stopping just because of this rich contract…
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Jefferson says he’s looking forward to working with rookie quarterback J-J McCarthy. The former Destrehan star also says he never thought about leaving Minnesota, even though the Vikings with several different quarterbacks last season.

Angel Reese got a double-double last night for the Chicago Sky, but she wasn’t around for the end of the game. She received a double technical for saying something to the ref. Reese finished with 13 points and 10 rebounds as the Sky lost to the New York Liberty 88 to 75.