End of Game: 78°
Chance of Rain: NEVER! (20% forecast)
Wind: ENE 5 mph
Sunrise: 6:45 a.m. CT
Kickoff: 6:02 p.m. CT
Sunset: 7:20 p.m. CT
10:00 A.M. Athletic Ticket Office Opens
1:00 P.M. Zatarain's Tiger One Village Opens
3:00 P.M. Suites and Club Gates Open
3:15 P.M. Student Gates Open
3:30 P.M. All Remaining Gates Open
3:55 P.M. Team Walks Down Victory Hill
4:10 P.M. Golden Band from Tigerland Marches Down Victory Hill
6:00 P.M. Kickoff
Games Worth Watching
Time and Network info provided by LSUFOOTBALL.net
|Florida at Miami||11:00 a.m.||ESPN (HD) / WatchESPN|
|Miami Ohio at Kentucky||11:00 a.m.||(FS South / ESPN-GP / espn3)|
|Western Kentucky at Tennessee||11:21 a.m.||SEC Network / ESPN-GP / espn3|
|Southeastern Louisiana at TCU||11:00 a.m.||FSN Affiliates (HD)|
|Alcorn State at Mississippi State||2:30 p.m.||ESPN-GP / CSBA / (CSS / CST) (cable) / espn3|
|Oregon at Virginia||2:30 p.m.||ABC (HD) / ESPN2 (HD)|
|Toledo at Missouri||2:30 p.m.||ESPNU (HD) / WatchESPN|
|South Carolina at Georgia||3:30 p.m.||ESPN (HD) / WatchESPN|
|Syracuse at Northwestern||5:00 p.m.||BTN (HD) / BTN2Go|
|Louisiana Lafayette at Kansas State||5:30 p.m.||FS1 (HD)|
|Sam Houston State at Texas A&M||6:00 p.m.||(ESPN-GP / espn3) / PPV (TX)|
|Samford at Arkansas||6:00 p.m.||(ESPN-GP / espn3) / PPV (AL,AR)|
|Southeast Missouri at Ole Miss||6:00 p.m.||(ESPN-GP / espn3) / PPV (MO,MS)|
|UAB at LSU||6:00 p.m.||ESPNU (HD) / WatchESPN|
|Arkansas State at Auburn||6:30 p.m.||(FS South / ESPN-GP / espn3)|
|Austin Peay at Vanderbilt||6:30 p.m.||ESPN-GP / (CSS / CST) (cable) / espn3|
|Notre Dame at Michigan||7:00 p.m.||ESPN (HD) / WatchESPN|
|Grambling at Louisiana Monroe||6:00 p.m.||espn3|
LINK GUMBO LEFTOVERS
TroyTrojans.com - Troy and LSU to Meet in 2017 in Tiger Stadium (Joins NC State on the 2017 home slate)
(Dale Brown, Kurt Ainsworth; two-sport basketball and track standout Frank Brian; national champion diver Ashley Culpepper-Gluck; three-time All-American gymnast Amy McClosky-McGinley, and three-time All-American volleyball setter Daniela "Dani" Reis.)
It has some horrible predictions, but SB Nation's NFL season preview is just a gorgeous piece of web coding.
Nike has done some crazy things while providing equipment for major college football teams, but this may be the most ridiculous thing they've ever done.
In 1986, LSU turned down Steve Spurrier and Mike Shanahan for Mike Archer. And that, children, is why we don't talk about the 80's much.
Friend of the site Steven Godfrey spent the weeks leading up to the season kickoff embedded in the Mississippi State coaching staff as they prepared to face (and lose 21 - 3) Oklahoma State.
Speaking of behind the scenes, USA Today has a great look at what it takes to run ESPN's College Gameday show.
The student rag at LSU is back in full operation and The Daily Reveille has some interesting profiles worth reading of a freshman sensation on the Volleyball team and LSU women’s golf head coach Karen Bahnsen, who's been with the team since it's founding in 1979.
Related to nothing else, but our SB Nation Northwestern brethren at Sippin' On Purple have the best highlight video you will see anywhere of their win at Cal last weekend.