In April, 2014, Kevin Wagner was promoted to Assistant Athletic Director, Television Operations, and Wagner will now oversee the LSU Athletic Department's responsibilities for the SEC Television Network.
Included in those responsibilities will be the production of all live digital sports events originating at LSU for ESPN3 and the SEC Network. Wagner will also oversee and coordinate all other television production projects for the LSU Athletic Department.
For the past 25 years, Wagner served as the Executive Producer/Director for LSU¹s four major coaches' television shows (Inside LSU Football, Inside LSU Basketball, Inside LSU Baseball, and Inside Lady Tiger Basketball), and he coordinated video production for LSU¹s video scoreboards in Tiger Stadium, the Pete Maravich Assembly Center and Alex Box Stadium.
Wagner, 58, joined LSU's Television department as Assistant Coordinator in August of 1989, and was promoted to Coordinator of Electronic Media/Television in July of 1994.
A 1980 graduate of LSU in broadcast journalism, Wagner was a four-year Tiger letterman in diving (1975-79), earning All-Southeastern Conference honors in 1979 on the three-meter springboard.
A native of Houston with 35 years of television production experience, Wagner and his wife Karen have two daughters - Allyson and Jennifer - and six grandchildren: Kaleigh, Randy, Conner, Tanner, Carson, and Kyndal.