LSU Fans in for Busy Saturday
LSU Sports Interactive
BATON ROUGE -- LSU fans will be busy on Saturday as a list of home events start the day followed by the Tigers against UCLA in the Final Four from the RCA Dome in Indianapolis.
LSU fans can start Saturday on the campus at 10 a.m. with the second day of the LSU Tiger Classic Track Meet at Bernie Moore Stadium. Some of the nation's top track and field athletes will be performing on Saturday, including NCAA Indoor Track Athlete of the Year Xavier Carter.
The LSU football team will be on display to the fans for the first time this spring when the Tigers hold their final scrimmage at 1 p.m. in Tiger Stadium. Admission to the scrimmage is now free and anyone who purchased a ticket to the event will be given a refund.
Fans are reminded to enter the stadium on the east side through gates 10 and 11.
LSU's nationally-ranked softball team will host South Carolina in a doubleheader at Tiger Park starting at 1 p.m. on Saturday, while the Tiger baseball team will square off against top 10-ranked South Carolina at 3 p.m. at Alex Box Stadium.
Tiger fans can then cap off the day by watching LSU take on UCLA at 7:47 p.m. in the second national semifinal contest. LSU's making the school's fourth trip to the Final Four, and first since the 1986 season.
The game will be broadcast to a national audience by CBS (cable ch. 7 in Baton Rouge) and can also be heard on the LSU Sports Radio Network (98.1 FM in Baton Rouge) with Jim Hawthorne and Kevin Ford calling the action.
When it's all over, fans are reminded to "Spring Forward" for daylight saving time early Sunday morning.