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Turkey_Creek_Tiger
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Why doesn't LSU have a hockey team?


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10 SEC schools have hockey teams. Watching NHL is always entertaining, I don't see why college hockey wouldn't be. It would be nice for LSU to have a decent sport to watch in between football and baseball seasons. I know LSU would have to also come up with a female sport because of Title XI but other SEC schools found a way to have it. Thoughts?







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GCTiger11
Memphis Fan
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re: Why doesn't LSU have a hockey team?


Because fire the head coach.





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geauxtigers585
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re: Why doesn't LSU have a hockey team?


Pretty sure we have a club team and all the sec teams are club teams





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Jet12
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re: Why doesn't LSU have a hockey team?


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I know LSU would have to also come up with a female sport because of Title XI but other SEC schools found a way to have it.

LSU would probably try to have a real soccer team first.....






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The Boat
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re: Why doesn't LSU have a hockey team?


LSU had a club team that played at Uncle Leo's but they were so bad they all quit the team in the middle of the season an forfeited the rest of their games.





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Turkey_Creek_Tiger
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re: Why doesn't LSU have a hockey team?


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LSU would probably try to have a real soccer team first


probably






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Section225
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Member since Jun 2011
1732 posts

re: Why doesn't LSU have a hockey team?


they had a team while I was in school from 03-08 ...





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tigerpimpbot
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re: Why doesn't LSU have a hockey team?


ESPN and ice hate LSU





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graychef
George Mason Fan
Broussard
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16410 posts

re: Why doesn't LSU have a hockey team?


Too much of a fringe sport in the state.





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foshizzle
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re: Why doesn't LSU have a hockey team?


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Too much of a fringe sport in the state.


And yet Phoenix has an NHL team. Florida has two of them.






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3xlsugrad
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re: Why doesn't LSU have a hockey team?


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because of Title IX

FIFY






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LSUsCRYSTALball
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re: Why doesn't LSU have a hockey team?


that would be cool if we had a team





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LSUGrad9295
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re: Why doesn't LSU have a hockey team?


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Watching NHL is always entertaining


Link?






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Lovethutigahs
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New Orleans, La
Member since Apr 2004
937 posts

re: Why doesn't LSU have a hockey team?


Florida and Arizona have sucha large transplant of Yankees to support those teams. The fact is teams are supported by people who played those sports as kids.





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dgnx6
LSU Fan
Baton Rouge
Member since Feb 2006
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re: Why doesn't LSU have a hockey team?


Title ix.





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dgnx6
LSU Fan
Baton Rouge
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re: Why doesn't LSU have a hockey team?


Title ix.





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Celery
Southern Fan
Cornball
Member since Nov 2010
5734 posts

re: Why doesn't LSU have a hockey team?


Because no one who attends LSU can play hockey. Except for maybe that one Canadian guy.





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saintsfan22
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re: Why doesn't LSU have a hockey team?


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And yet Phoenix has an NHL team. Florida has two of them.

Doesn't mean Florida and Arizona care about hockey.






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thunderbird1100
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re: Why doesn't LSU have a hockey team?


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And yet Phoenix has an NHL team. Florida has two of them.



Cant speak for Arizona, but Florida has a ton of Canadian transplants, ones that stay down there all winter.






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liquid rabbit
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re: Why doesn't LSU have a hockey team?


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Why doesn't LSU have a hockey team?


Because hockey blows.






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