Contact Us

Gamecocks Declaw Tigers

South Carolina hands LSU their fifth straight loss Wednesday night in Baton Rouge by the score of 64-56. Here is more from the LSU athletic department.

The LSU men’s basketball team charged back from a 13-point second half deficit to slice the margin down to four in the closing moments, but South Carolina fended off the Tigers to claim a 64-56 win Wednesday at the Maravich Center.LSU (10-12, 2-5 SEC) had three players reach double figures fueled by Andre Stringer’s 19 points, two away from matching his career high.

Garrett Green chipped in 12 points sparked by an 8-of-11 effort at the foul line and reached double figures for the fifth time in the last eight games. He also grabbed a game-best nine rebounds. Malcolm White was 5-of-11 from the floor en route to 10 points.

Down 57-44 with 5:52 remaining in the second half, the Tigers exploded for nine points in a 98-second span. White and Ralston Turner connected for jumpers coupled with an Aaron Dotson triple and a Stringer lay-up to pull LSU back to 57-53 at the 4:14 mark.

South Carolina (13-7, 4-3 SEC) regrouped after the final media timeout and scored seven of the final 10 points as the Gamecocks led for the entire 40 minutes. LSU was held without a basket for the last 4:14.

http://www.lsusports.net/ViewArticle.dbml?DB_LANG=C&ATCLID=205089046&DB_OEM_ID=5200

Trent Johnson’s squad will try to snap their losing streak at home this Saturday. LSU will battle Mississippi State at the PMAC with tip-off being set for 3:00. The game will be televised on the SEC network.

Babes

Best of the Web

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://espn1420.com using your Facebook account.

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

Register on SPORTS RADIO ESPN 1420 quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here.

Register on SPORTS RADIO ESPN 1420 quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!