LSU Tigers Football: Team Stats, Schedule 2017, News Preview

The LSU Tigers football program, also known as the Fighting Tigers, represents Louisiana State University in the sport of American football. The Tigers compete in the Football Bowl Subdivision (FBS) of the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) and the Western Division of the Southeastern Conference (SEC). As of the end of the 2016 season, LSU has compiled 772 victories, the 16th most in NCAA Division I FBS history, and the fourth most of any SEC team, behind Alabama, Tennessee, and Georgia. The Tigers also have the 11th highest winning percentage among teams with at least 1,000 games played.

LSU has won three National Championships: in 1958, 2003 and 2007. LSU won the BCS National Championship in 2004 (2003 season) with a 21–14 win over Oklahoma in the Nokia Sugar Bowl in New Orleans, and the 2008 BCS National Championship Game (2007 season) versus the Ohio State Buckeyes with a 38–24 score, thus becoming the first team since the advent of the BCS to win multiple BCS national titles.

LSU has been featured in a game with ESPN College GameDay on location a total of 25 times, and the show has aired from Baton Rouge a total of 13 times. The Tigers have now made at least one appearance on the show every season since 2003. In recent years, LSU has had a high number of players drafted into the National Football League (NFL). As of the beginning of the 2016 NFL season, there were 42 former LSU players on active rosters in the NFL, the most of any college program. wiki

LSU Tigers Football Schedule 2017

2017 LSU Tigers Schedule
DATE OPPONENT RESULT/TIME RECORD/TICKETS
Sat, Sept 2
  • vs
  • BYU*
  • W
  • 27-0
1-0 (0-0)
Sat, Sept 9
  • vs
  • Chattanooga
  • W
  • 45-10
2-0 (0-0)
Sat, Sept 16
  • @
  • Miss St
  • L
  • 37-7
2-1 (0-1)
Sat, Sept 23
  • vs
  • Syracuse
7:00 PM ET 348 available from $9
Sat, Sept 30
  • vs
  • Troy
7:00 PM ET 847 available from $7
Sat, Oct 7
  • @
  • #20 Florida
TBD 1,875 available from $62
Sat, Oct 14
  • vs
  • #15 Auburn
TBD 1,471 available from $76
Sat, Oct 21
  • @
  • Ole Miss
TBD 3,582 available from $62
Sat, Nov 4
  • @
  • #1 Alabama
TBD 1,782 available from $10
Sat, Nov 11
  • vs
  • Arkansas
TBD 1,471 available from $56
Sat, Nov 18
  • @
  • Tennessee
TBD 1,967 available from $107
Sat, Nov 25
  • vs
  • Texas A&M
TBD 2,006 available from $54

LSU Tigers Team Stats

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