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Morgantown, WV, United States

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Past articles by Alex:

WV MetroNews – Gibson out as West Virginia defensive coordinator, leaving program

Defensive coordinator Tony Gibson will not be retained by Neal Brown on West Virginia's new coaching staff. → Read More

WV MetroNews – West Virginia sent to face old rival Syracuse in Camping World Bowl

West Virginia will meet up with an old rival in Orlando as it tries to salvage a disappointing end to the 2018 regular season. → Read More

How Danny Etling avoided LSU's Ed Orgeron-Matt Canada drama

It's no secret that there was tension between Ed Orgeron and Matt Canada at LSU. Danny Etling talks about how he steered clear. → Read More

What Clay Travis got wrong about Ed Orgeron's perceived LSU hot seat

Clay Travis was kind enough to provide SEC Country with his thoughts on Ed Orgeron's job security at LSU — but that doesn't mean his thoughts are right. → Read More

Derrius Guice's high school coach spills the beans on his behavior

LSU running back Derrius Guice tumbled out of the first round of the NFL Draft due to character concerns. His high school coach addressed them. → Read More

LSU quarterback competition remains unresolved after spring game

The LSU spring game did very little to solve the riddle of who will be the next LSU quarterback — though Justin McMillan greatly aided his cause. → Read More

Georgia quarterback Jake Fromm serves as model for LSU's Myles Brennan

Georgia quarterback Jake Fromm is a good role model for any first-time starter. In LSU QB Myles Brennan's case, it helps that he's also a friend. → Read More

Caleb Gilbert's place in LSU rotation feels tenuous after A&M shellacking

Starting pitcher Caleb Gilbert was rocked against Texas A&M, making it difficult for Paul Mainieri to justify keeping him in the LSU baseball rotation. → Read More

Despite LSU's Saturday struggles, Paul Mainieri will never stop bunting

LSU baseball was downright inept against Mississippi State in the bunting game. But don't expect Paul Mainieri to change his strategy as a result. → Read More

AJ Labas pitches well, but LSU offense unable to capitalize against Cajuns

METAIRIE, La. — LSU freshman pitcher AJ Labas overcame a shaky first inning to pitch well enough to lead the Tigers to a win in the 15th annual Wally Pontiff Jr. Classic. Unfortunately for Labas, LSU's bats were not in compliance to get that job done. The Tigers were bested 3-1 by Louisiana-Lafayette at The Shrine on → Read More

LSU and UL-Lafayette make hate great again in NIT first round

Anger was in the air before, during and after an intense NIT game between LSU and Louisiana-Lafayette. Let's hope it happens again. → Read More

Tremont Waters breaks Ben Simmons' LSU freshman assist record

LSU point guard Tremont Waters surpassed Ben Simmons' record for the most assists by a Tigers freshman in a single season. → Read More

Bryce Jordan's LSU opening night embodies baseball pain and joy

It was an eventful return to the diamond for LSU catcher Bryce Jordan, whose first game in two years touched all of baseball's emotions. → Read More

Alabama blows away LSU after missed Duop Reath dunk attempt

Rarely has one missed dunk been prelude to such a deluge for LSU basketball. With the Tigers rallying from a 13-point deficit at Alabama, Duop Reath missed → Read More

Ed Orgeron hired the wrong LSU offensive coordinator — last year

Ed Orgeron definitely screwed up when he hired LSU's offensive coordinator — but most fans aren't focused on the actual mistake. → Read More

LSU-Vanderbilt basketball: Game time, TV channel, how to stream online

LSU basketball visits the Vanderbilt Commodores on Saturday afternoon at Memorial Gym. See below for information on how you can watch, listen to and stream → Read More

Why has it been so long since Steve Ensminger was an offensive coordinator?

Today's LSU Fan Question: How does one explain the long gap since Steve Ensminger's last stint as a full-time offensive coordinator? → Read More

LSU's offense unable to answer the bell in 74-66 loss to Alabama

BATON ROUGE, La. — LSU basketball had a packed house at the Pete Maravich Assembly Center on Saturday night and brought the energy to match the raucous atm → Read More

Why doesn't new QB Andre Sale count toward LSU's 25-man recruiting class?

Today's LSU Fan Question: Why doesn't transfer quarterback Andre Sale count towards the Tigers 25-man class while transfer kicker Cole Tracy does? → Read More

Report: Steve Ensminger to earn promotion to LSU offensive coordinator

Ed Orgeron will reportedly look to Steve Ensminger as LSU's next offensive coordinator. Ensminger was the team's interim OC in 2016. → Read More