Times of Interest: Football vs. Ole Miss
Assoc. Athletic Director/Communications
BATON ROUGE – The honoring of Bert Jones for his selection to the 2016 College Football Hall of Fame will be one of the many highlights for the LSU-Ole Miss game on Saturday night in Tiger Stadium. Kickoff between the Tigers and Rebels is set for 8:15 p.m. and the game will be televised on ESPN.
Jones, LSU’s first consensus All-America quarterback in 1972, will be recognized on the field at the first time of the game on Saturday.
Other highlights on campus leading up to kickoff on Saturday night include Cowboy Mouth performing at the Zatarain’s Tiger One Village starting at 4 p.m.; the LSU football team, along with football alumni, walking down “Victory Hill” at 5:50 p.m.; and the Golden Band from Tigerland street performance on North Stadium at 6:10 p.m.
The band’s pre-game show in Tiger Stadium will take place at 7:59 and head coach Ed Orgeron will lead the Tigers out of the tunnel and onto the field at 8:12.
The following is a complete listing of key times of interest for the Tigers on Saturday:
LSU vs. Ole Miss
October 22, 2016 * Baton Rouge, La. (Tiger Stadium) * ESPN
Times of Interest – Saturday, Oct. 22
9 a.m. LSU SportShop opens
11 a.m. CST’s LSU GameDay Live Pre-Game Show (Tiger One Village at PMAC) with Gordy Rush, Victor Howell, Jacob Hester, Emily Dixon
Noon LSU Ticket Office opens
3 p.m. Zatarain's Tiger One Village opens (front of PMAC)
3 p.m. L-Club Tailgate (Legends Club at PMAC)
4 p.m. Cowboy Mouth performs in Zatarain’s Tiger One Village (front of PMAC)
4:30 p.m. TAF Pre-Game Party (at PMAC)
5 p.m. Club level and Suites open at Tiger Stadium; LSU At the Game Programs on sale in and around Tiger Stadium
5:15 p.m. LSU Student gates open at Tiger Stadium
5:30 p.m. All remaining gates open at Tiger Stadium
5:50 p.m. LSU walks down “Victory Hill” with former LSU football alumni
6 p.m. LSU Game Day presented by CST radio show at Zatarain’s Tiger One Village
Jordy Culotta, Jacob Hester | Listen free at www.LSUsports.net/live.
6:10 p.m. Band comes down Victory Hill
7:30 p.m. LSU Sports Radio Network live from Tiger Stadium | Listen free at www.LSUsports.net/live.
Chris Blair, Doug Moreau, Gordy Rush
7:53 p.m. Sturlese Scholarship Recognition
7:57 p.m. Guest Captains Presentation: Roovelroe Swan, Mike Hewitt, Corey White, Liffort Hobley
7:59 p.m. Golden Band from Tigerland takes the field for pregame performance
8:03 p.m. Alma Mater and National Anthem
8:09:30 p.m. LSU intro video
8:10 p.m. Team Captains out of locker room
8:11 p.m. Ole Miss takes the field
8:12 p.m. LSU takes the field
8:12 p.m. Coin toss at midfield
8:15 p.m. Kickoff: LSU vs. Ole Miss on ESPN
1st Timeout/1st Quarter:
Bert Jones College Football Hall of Fame Recognition
1st/2nd Quarter Break:
TAF President’s Cup
1st Timeout/2nd Quarter:
LSU Band performs
Be sure to check out the following items on LSUsports.net
8:15 p.m. Live stats on LSU-Ole Miss game