With the largest crowd in Tiger Stadium history expected on Saturday when No. 8 LSU hosts undefeated Mississippi State, LSU officials are asking fans to arrive early and to take advantage of the new parking lots around campus.
LSU announced Wednesday that the school will adjust post-game football traffic to include contraflow southbound on Nicholson Drive/Highway 30 in an effort to help relieve vehicle congestion following home games.
LSU welcomes Football Championship Subdivision powerhouse Sam Houston State to Tiger Stadium on Saturday in what will be the home opener for the 13th-ranked Tigers. Kickoff for the Tigers and Bearkats is scheduled for 6:30 p.m.
Two of the NFL’s biggest defensive stars and most prominent alumni in Wisconsin and LSU football history will serve as honorary captains when the two schools meet in the AdvoCare Texas Kickoff at NRG Stadium on Aug. 30.