With the NCAA beginning to allow student-athletes to make money off of endorsements, many programs across the country are already feeling the impact of the rule change. BYU recently announced to their football program that all of their walk-ons would have their tuition paid by an Utah based company.
The New Orleans Saints are celebrating the career of Reggie Bush as student-athletes across the country can now profit off of their name and likeness. With the new NCAA rule in place, many on social media are demanding that the NCAA return Bush's Heisman trophy.
A large group of student-athletes had their seasons, and for some careers, ended today in Baton Rouge as the NCAA ruled that the Regional golf championship would be canceled due to unfavorable course conditions. The decision sparked outrage amongst the teams present as well as many others in the world of golf.
The nostalgia came flooding back for gamers around the world today when it was announced that EA Sports would once again be producing a college football video game. But the former Heisman Trophy Winner and National Championship quarterback of the LSU Tigers, Joe Burrow, is a little sour that the game is being brought back just after his graduation.
When the LSU Tiger 2021 Football schedule was released, a couple of in-state games caught the eyes of Louisiana college football fans. But, the matchup between LSU and McNeese State comes with a very rare Father-Son face-off between LSU Head Coach, Ed Orgeron, and his son, Cody Orgeron, the McNeese State Quarterback.
The LSU Tigers (4-5) faced the Ole Miss Rebels (4-4) on December 19, 2020 in the battle for the Magnolia Bowl Trophy at Tiger Stadium in Baton Rouge, LA. The game ended in an LSU victory with a score of 53-48.
An opinion piece by a Tuscaloosa radio host is going viral amongst Alabama football fans as he believes, "The LSU Tigers should be forced to forfeit for its careless, selfish and unsportsmanlike actions". Reports say that the COVID-19 outbreak within the LSU team stems from recent Halloween festivities.