The LSU math department sent two teams of students to compete in the "Student Team Competition" held at the meeting of the Louisiana/Mississippi Section of the MAA on Friday, March 1, 2013. There were 19 teams from a wide variety of schools in Louisiana and Mississippi at the competition. The LSU teams won both first place (\$100) and second place (\$75) with scores of 131 (out of 150) and 121,
The first-place team consisted of Nathan Bush, Andrew Elias, Jeremy Tillay and Paxton Turner. The second-place team consisted of Bruno Beltran, Avery St. Dizier, Steven Li and Tyler Wales. The trip was funded by the LSU NSF-VIGRE grant.