LSU Sets Dates for 2013 Tiger Tour
Assoc. Athletic Director/Communications
BATON ROUGE -- LSU's annual Tiger Tour, featuring head football coach Les Miles and other members of his staff along with men's basketball coach Johnny Jones, will make 10 stops this year, starting with Shreveport/Bossier City on April 22.
The 10 tour stops have been condensed into the months of April and May with the last event coming on May 22 in Covington.
Miles is scheduled to speak at seven of the 10 sites, which include Shreveport/Bossier, Monroe, Lake Charles, Houston, Jackson, Miss., New Orleans, and Covington. Jones, who is winding down his first season as LSU's basketball coach, will make appearances at all 10 Tiger Tour stops this spring.
First-year offensive coordinator Cam Cameron will address the group in Alexandria and Lafayette, while defensive coordinator John Chavis will be the featured speaker in Baton Rouge. LSU recruiting coordinator and running backs coach Frank Wilson will make appearances in Alexandria, Lafayette, and Baton Rouge.
The annual LSU Tiger Tour 2013 is presented by Capital One, CST, LouisianaDaily.com, and the LSU National L Club. It's a joint fundraising venture by the Tiger Athletic Foundation, the LSU Foundation and the LSU Alumni Association. .
Other features on this year's tour include the Capital One Photo Area; the CST Trivia Challenge where fans can win prize packs courtesy of CST and TAF; and the popular TAF Silent Auction, which features memorabilia from past Tiger greats. There will be LSU merchandise on sale at the events courtesy of the LSU Alumni Store.
For more information on this year's Tiger Tour please visit www.lsutigertour.com, the Tiger Athletic Foundation website at www.lsutaf.org and at the official website of LSU Athletics, www.LSUsports.net.
2013 LSU Tiger Tour Schedule
Date - City - Speakers
April 22 - Shreveport/Bossier Les Miles and Johnny Jones
April 23 - Monroe - Les Miles and Johnny Jones
April 24 - Alexandria - Cam Cameron, Frank Wilson and Johnny Jones
April 29 - Lafayette - Cam Cameron, Frank Wilson and Johnny Jones
April 30 - Lake Charles - Les Miles and Johnny Jones
May 1 - Houston (lunch) - Les Miles and Johnny Jones
May 7 - Jackson, Miss. - Les Miles and Johnny Jones
May 13 - Baton Rouge - John Chavis, Frank Wilson and Johnny Jones
May 21 - New Orleans - Les Miles and Johnny Jones
May 22 - Covington/Tammany Les Miles and Johnny Jones