BATON ROUGE -- The Les Miles Show presented by Capital One Bank will originate from a new location this year as the one-hour radio program devoted to LSU football moves to TJ Ribs on Acadian Thruway.
The Les Miles Show makes its TJ Ribs debut next Wednesday, Aug. 25, at 7 p.m. TJ Ribs will serve as the home for all LSU coaches' radio shows on the LSU Sports Radio Network in 2010-11.
"We are excited about bringing our coaches shows to the original TJ Ribs location on Acadian Thruway," Ward Wyatt, the general manager of LSU Sports Properties said. "TJ Ribs is a Baton Rouge institution and we think our fans will enjoy the atmosphere for all of our coaches' shows at this new location.
"TJ Ribs has made a tremendous commitment to LSU and our fans and we are thrilled with their involvement in our corporate partnership program."
TJ Ribs owner Burke Moran said of hosting the LSU shows, "we are honored with the opportunity to host the coaches' shows at our restaurant. We are going to do all that we can to make this something that LSU fans are going to look forward to each week."
The Les Miles Show presented by Capital One Bank can be heard across the state of Louisiana on the LSU Sports Radio Network. The show can be heard in the Baton Rouge area on Eagle 98.1 FM as well as on the Internet in the Geaux Zone on www.LSUsports.net/live.
The show will continue its 14-week run through Wednesday, Nov. 24, the week of LSU's regular season finale against Arkansas. The show will also take place during LSU's open date, which is the week of Oct. 30.
The show will once again be hosted by the Voice of the Tigers, Jim Hawthorne, the award-winning broadcaster who is entering his 29th season as the play-by-play voice for LSU football, men's basketball and baseball.