BATON ROUGE -- For the third straight year, ESPN's College GameDay will broadcast from the LSU campus as the popular college football preview show will air from the Parade Grounds beginning on Friday.
College GameDay will be on campus this weekend for LSU's contest against 10th-ranked Tennessee in what will be one of the key match-ups in college football on Saturday.
The LSU campus will serve as the host for more than just College Gameday as ESPN's Cold Pizza will broadcast from campus on Friday morning. In addition, ESPN's College GameDay Radio's day-long coverage of college football will originate from the LSU campus.
ESPN's College GameDay Built by The Home Depot is hosted by Chris Fowler with analysis from Lee Corso and Kirk Herbstreit. This year will mark the 19th season of college football coverage by GameDay with 12 of those years being on the campus of college football's top game of the week.
This year's trip marks the fifth time College GameDay has visited LSU for a football game.
ESPN GameDay History in Baton Rouge
#11 LSU lost to #10 Alabama, 26-0 on Nov. 9, 1996
#14 LSU def. #1 Florida, 28-21 on Oct. 11, 1997
#11 LSU def. #7 Georgia, 17-10 on Sept. 20, 2003
#4 LSU def. Oregon State, 22-21 (OT) on Sept. 4, 2004
#3 LSU vs. #10 Tennessee on Sept. 24, 2005