Hold the Tigers

Even with their business-like approach, LSU might find themselves at the CWS "barbecue" sooner than planned.

Updated: June 22, 2004, 2:35 PM ET
By Jim Caple | Page 2

OMAHA -- Louisiana State is as welcome a presence in Omaha as the Atkins diet.

The Tigers have played in the College World Series so regularly (13 times) that Omaha fans have practically adopted them as their own (not that the Tigers faithful exactly need reinforcements). At Saturday's game against Miami, six fans from Omaha coated their entire bodies in LSU colors, including one hefty man who likely had to drain the state of Nebraska of purple body paint to cover his ample belly.

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