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A round-up of the latest LSU news and notes.

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Just the Tweets: Les Miles at ESPN Car Wash - LSUsports.net - The Official Web Site of LSU Tigers Athletics - Here's all the tweets that cover Les Miles' appearance on ESPN's Car Wash yesterday.

Athletics Transfers Over $10 Million to University - LSUsports.net - The Official Web Site of LSU Tigers Athletics - The Athletics department has sent over $10 Million to the university itself because as we all know, the University is broke and therefore could really use the money.

Aaron Nola Set to Make MLB Debut - LSUsports.net - The Official Web Site of LSU Tigers Athletics - Aaron Nola makes his big league debut for the Phillies tonight. As long as they haven't ruined him, which is a possibility, he should be doing Aaron Nola things.

Lyn Rollins: The Times They Are A Changin’ - Lyn Rollins writes about the changing landscape in how we watch sporting events and are delivered sports news.

Memorable Superdome moments, No. 32: Record crowd witnesses LSU beat Tulane in baseball | NOLA.com - In counting down memorable moments at the Superdome, NOLA.com has ranked LSU beating Tulane in front of a record crowd for an NCAA baseball game, 27,627 to be exact, back in 2002 32nd out of 50.

Memorable Superdome moments, No. 28: Shaq, Stanley Roberts help No. 13 LSU pummel Notre Dame | NOLA.com - More on memorable Superdome moments that involve LSU and record breaking crowds. 68,112 filed into the Superdome to watch Shaq and No. 13 LSU blow out another Dame way back in January 1990.

Aaron Nola and his brother, Austin, dream of facing each other in major leagues - The brothers Nola, once college teammates as we all know, hope to one day face each other in a major league game. Aaron will get his first big league shot tonight as mentioned above, while Austin is in the minors playing for the Marlins Class AAA affiliate the New Orleans Zephyrs. Meaning he has Nola on the front and back of his jersey.

Les Miles, Jimbo Fisher among speakers to open Coaches Clinic | Preps | The Advocate — Baton Rouge, Louisiana - Les Miles will open the Louisiana High School Coaches Association Coaches Clinic event that begins today. His old assistant and current Florida State Head Coach Jimbo Fisher will close the event on Thursday.

DDFP TV: Landry catches everything! - NFL Videos - Watch Jarvis Landry do Jarvis Landry things in an interesting new way.

Extra dough for grub: Football players gobble up cost of attendance boost | LSU | The Advocate — Baton Rouge, Louisiana - College athletes will see an extra $2,000 to $6,000 coming their way this offseason for the full cost of attendance and will be spending the money on food. A lot of food.

Home run total increases in 2015 throughout Division I baseball | NCAA.com - It seems as if the new ball in college baseball was a success, as home run totals increased from the previous years, which was a barren wasteland for the dinger.

LSU TigerRacing Team rises in the ranks - lsureveille.com: The Daily Reveille - Did you know LSU had a race car team? I'm assuming you didn't, but if you did...good. Either way, read more about them.

Planning the ultimate long college football road trip. - Sports on Earth wants to help you plan a great College Football road trip.

LSU coach Paul Mainieri not sweating as draft deadline approaches | LSU | The Advocate — Baton Rouge, Louisiana - There was no sweating it out or tension for Paul Mainieri on draft deadline day this year.

Talkin’ Tigers: Marcus Spears | Dig Baton Rouge - Former LSU great Marcus Spears talks about LSU and the college football world in general.

Ben’s boom time will come | Newcastle Herald - Ben Simmons will not be playing for his country, Australia, in their upcoming FIBA Oceania Championship so he can get more acclimated to LSU.

NCAA ordered to pay $46 million in Ed O'Bannon legal fees - CBSSports.com