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Simmons tabbed as new Lady Tigers’ hoops coach

Grambling State University let go of the head women’s basketball coach Freddie Murray recently and have replaced him with Troy University assistant Courtney Simmons.   Murray took over the Lady Tigers’ hoops program during the 2016-17 season as the interim head coach and led the Lady Tigers to the Southwestern […]


Track & Field teams move into outdoor seasons

The Grambling State University men’s and women’s indoor track and field teams finished the 2023 SWAC indoor championships with multiple athletes getting medals.    GSU’s men finished in ninth place in the team standings, while the women claimed 10th in the team standings.   Dior Nicholson got second place in […]


Tigers beat Jags to stay atop SWAC West

The Grambling State baseball team traveled to Baton Rouge last weekend to play the rival the Southern Jaguars in a three-game set that went down to a deciding rubber match on Sunday.   In Game One, Grambling jumped out to a quick 1-0 lead in the top of the second […]


Students elect new Miss GSU and first woman SGA president since 2007

Grambling State student elections took place through the week of April 11-15, and there were historic results. The candidates participated in events throughout the week to promote their platforms and garner support from their classmates. Voting opened during the Queen’s Showcase, which was held at 6 p.m. April 11. Voting […]


Remembering Willis Reed: Captain, leader, and legend

“A tree is known by its fruit: a man by his deeds. A good deed is never lost. He who sows courtesy reaps friendship and he who plants kindness gathers love,” – Saint Basil.  Willis Reed’s deeds speak for themselves. His contributions and influence transcended the basketball court. The legendary […]


Diamond Tigers begin SWAC season with hot streak

Grambling State’s baseball team started hot in Southwestern Athletic Conference play.  The Tigers opened the season at 8-1 in conference play after securing a series win against Southern and two series sweep against Alcorn State and Arkansas Pine Bluff.  Grambling defeated Southern two of the three game series to open […]

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G-Men working toward April 22 Black and Gold Game

Spring is a time for new beginnings. That’s something the Grambling State Tigers football team is looking to take advantage of with the Tigers looking to bounce back from a three-win season that ended with a loss against Southern in the Bayou Classic to close out their disappointing 2022 season.  […]