LSU football takes turn at SEC Media Days on Thursday morning in Hoover
POSTED: Wednesday, July 17, 2013 - 8:00pm
UPDATED: Wednesday, July 17, 2013 - 9:53pm
hoover, alabama — LSU head football coach Les Miles, quarterback Zach Mettenberger, safety Craig Loston and wide receiver Jarvis Landry will meet over 1,200 members of the media on Thursday morning as the Tigers participate in 2013 Southeastern Conference Football Media Days at the Wynfrey Hotel.
LSU begins its rotation at 8:30 a.m. CT and will hit 14 different rooms featuring television and print media, ESPN.com, ESPNU, ESPN GameDay, SEC Network, CBS, CSS, Fox Sports South and Sirius/XM Radio. The event will go to approximately 11:20 p.m. CT.
ESPNU will televise one of the most credentialed events in collegiate sports from 8:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. CT Thursday. Fans can also watch the coverage on their computers and mobile devices at WatchESPN.com. SportsCenter, airing on ESPN2 and ESPN News due to The Open Championship coverage on ESPN, will be doing live segments throughout the morning.
In addition, College Football Live will air from 2:30-3 p.m. CT on ESPNU and will recap the events. The Tigers join Georgia in the morning rotation of the event’s final day. College Football Live re-airs at 5:30 p.m. on ESPNU and it leads up to a 6 p.m. broadcast of the 2012 LSU-Ole Miss game in Tiger Stadium as the network counts down the top 25 games of 2012.
SEC Media Days will be enhanced with social media coverage from all of LSU’s entities. Follow behind-the-scenes looks on Twitter at www.Twitter.com/LSUfball and on Facebook at www.Facebook.com/LSUfootball.
New this year will be the official LSU Football Instagram account, which officially launches today. Download the Instagram application on your mobile phone and get exclusive video and photos when you follow @LSUFootball.
LSU’s sports information staff featuring Michael Bonnette (@LSUBonnette), Bill Martin (@LSUBillMartin) and Jake Terry (@LSUJake) will be tweeting behind the scenes with Miles and the players.
Social media users are asked to use the hashtags, #SECMediaDays and #LSUWIN.
LSUsports.netwill recap the day’s events Thursday afternoon with video, photos and quotes.
Fans interested in purchasing the 2013 LSU Football Media Guide that was officially released at SEC Media Days can go online to www.LSUsports.net.