BATON ROUGE – LSU Men’s Basketball Head Coach Johnny Jones will resume his monthly “Tipoff Luncheon presented by Hub International” on this Tuesday, at the L’Auberge Resort in Baton Rouge.
This will be the first of the monthly luncheons that will be held through the season, with the last event in March. The event will feature Coach Jones speaking about his team and answering questions from the media and audience on hand. Most months, Coach Jones will be joined by a guest who will also speak with the crowd and take questions.
Tuesday, Coach Jones will be joined by women’s basketball coach Nikki Caldwell, who will talk about her team’s first week of practice as they prepare for their 2013-14 season opener Nov. 8 in the Women’s NIT.
The event is scheduled at the L'Auberge Resort off Nicholson Drive in Baton Rouge at the Bon Temps Buffet. The Buffet is available at 11:30 a.m. and the program begins at 12:10 p.m. The all-you-can-eat buffet charge is $14.95 a person. The buffet is located on the ground floor of the resort in the casino area.
To get to the L'Auberge resort from the LSU area, follow LA-30 N. /Nicholson Drive. Turn Left onto L'Auberge Crossing Drive and follow the signs to L'Auberge Baton Rouge.
The LSU men open their season Nov. 12 at Massachusetts and their home schedule on Nov. 16 versus Northwestern State.
Information on tickets for both teams can be found at LSUtix.net. Follow LSU Basketball on Facebook at www.Facebook.com/LSUBasketball on Twitter @LSUBasketball.
Tentative dates for the 2013-14 “Tipoff Club Luncheons with LSU Coach Johnny Jones presented by Hub International” are:
Tuesday, October 8, 2013
Tuesday, November 5, 2013
Tuesday, December 3, 2013
Tuesday, January 7, 2014
Tuesday, February 4 or 11, 2014
Tuesday, March 4, 2014