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Tiger fans react to Murphy leaving

BATON ROUGE, La (FOX44) - Friday it looked like a homerun. Pat Murphy and his longtime assistant and Crowley native Alyson Habetz were introduced as the new duo on the softball diamond for the LSU Tigers.

LSU Baseball in 2011 Summer Leagues

Members of LSU’s 2011 baseball team are in the process of departing for destinations throughout the country to play in summer collegiate leagues. Follow the progress of the Tigers this summer by using the links below:

Pat Murphy's statement on returning to Alabama softball

"First, I want to thank everyone at the University of Alabama - the administration, the players and the support staff - for their support over the last few days. I have tremendous respect for the University of Alabama and for LSU.

LSU softball coaching search begins as Murphy changes mind

LSU has re-opened its search for a new softball coach after Patrick Murphy reneged on his decision to coach the Tigers, Vice Chancellor and Director of Athletics Joe Alleva announced Sunday.

Murphy hire completes circle for LSU softball

The LSU softball program lost a legend to retirement this past season when Yvette Girouard called it quits. The challenge of replacing her was going to be as tough as an SEC schedule. But Pat Murphy seems like the perfect fit.

Alan Dunn hired as LSU pitching coach

Alan Dunn, the minor league pitching coordinator for the Baltimore Orioles, has been hired as pitching coach for the LSU baseball program, coach Paul Mainieri announced Friday.

Tiger basketball talks about Italian tour

The LSU basketball team went a perfect 6-0 on their recent international tour. The Tigers matching their win total in the SEC over the past two years in just two weeks.

Southern football and men's basketball banned from SWAC postseason

The SWAC Council of Presidents and Chancellors voted Thursday to adopt a league policy to prohibit any member institution subject to NCAA postseason bans to include SWAC championships and tournaments. The policy is effective immediately.

LSU names Patrick Murphy as softball head coach

BATON ROUGE, La (FOX44) - The LSU softball team has a new head coach and he's someone who is very familiar with the program he's about to take over.

Brignac homers in Tampa Bay win

ANAHEIM, Calif - Former St. Amant Gator Reid Brignac hit his first home run of the year Wednesday night. But it was his sacrifice fly in the 10th inning that proved to be the game winning run.