By Tyler Daniel Multimedia Editor The Daily Reveille @lsureveille Article by Scott Branson, Sports Contributor What a difference a year makes. After missing out on postseason play last season, the LSU women’s basketball team jumped at the news of receiving the No. 5 seed in the Kingston, RI, regional of this year’s NCAA tournament. LSU (22-10) will face No. 12 seed San Diego State (25-6) in the opening round of the NCAA Women’s Basketball Championship on Sunday at the PMAC. The Lady Tigers, surrounded by fans and family, watched the NCAA selection show [...]
Virginia Tech coach Scot Thomas, whose program is back in the NCAA tournament for the first time since 2008 when it eliminated Tennessee, talks about his team’s path to this season’s NCAA tournament. Video Rating: 0 / 5
University of Memphis softball postgame interview with head coach Natalie Poole following a 2-0 loss at UAB in the Conference USA Championship on Thursday, May 10, 2012 in Birmingham, Ala.
Britton Butler was a true inspiration and hero to all who knew him. Britton, being an avid golfer and a huge Tennessee fan, started planning this golf tournament over six months ago. Britton had chosen who the proceeds from the golf tournament would benefit: The Colon Cancer Alliance; which provides financial assistance to colon cancer patients, The Jimmy V Foundation; which funds cancer research and The Big Brother Big Sister Program of Knoxville; to take underprivileged children to University of Tennessee sporting events for the first time. These organizations were near and dear to Britton’s [...]
The University of Memphis men’s tennis team has made the program’s first appearance in the NCAA Championships. Head coach Paul Goebel, David Henry and Leon Nasemann discuss the excitement of earning the bid and what it means for the program moving forward.