Six Gym Meets to be Televised in 2013
BATON ROUGE - Six LSU gymnastics meets will be televised during the 2013 season, the Southeastern Conference announced Friday.
The meets will air on a tape-delayed basis.
LSU will appear on the ESPN family of networks in three meets. ESPN2 and ESPNU will broadcast the Tigers' road meet at Alabama on Jan. 18 with the first air date set for Jan. 24 at 5:30 p.m. CT on ESPNU and Jan. 27 at 5 p.m. on ESPN2.
ESPNU will cover LSU's home meet against Georgia on March 1, and it will air on March 7 at 4:30 p.m. ESPN and ESPNU will air the SEC Championship from North Little Rock, Ark., on March 23 with first air date scheduled for March 28 at 4:30 p.m. on ESPNU and March 30 at 6 p.m. on ESPN.
Fox Sports Net (FSN) will televise LSU's SEC opener against Florida in the Maravich Center on Jan. 11, and it will air on Jan. 19 at 4 p.m. FSN will also televise the Tigers' road meet at Auburn on Feb. 22 and air it March 2 at 3 p.m.
Cox Sports Television (CST) will broadcast LSU's home meet against Arkansas on Feb. 15, and the first air date is still to be determined.
Coverage of LSU meets across ESPN and ESPN2 will also be available online at www.watchespn.com.
Season tickets for all five exciting home meets are available by visiting www.LSUtix.net or by calling 225-578-2184. A season ticket is $25 for an adult and $15 for youth ages 3-12.
LSU will take on North Carolina State, Florida, Arkansas, Georgia and Alabama in the Maravich Center this season with the meet against the Crimson Tide serving as the Sixth Annual Etta James Memorial Meet.
2013 LSU Gymnastics TV Schedule
Date Meet, Air Date/Time (CT), Network
1/11 Florida at LSU, 1/19 - 4 p.m., FSN
1/18 LSU at Alabama, 1/24 - 5:30 p.m., ESPNU; 1/27 - 5 p.m., ESPN2
2/15 Arkansas at LSU, TBD, CST
2/22 LSU at Auburn, 3/2 - 3 p.m., FSN
3/1 Georgia at LSU, 3/7 - 4:30 p.m., ESPNU
3/23 SEC Championship; 3/28 - 4:30 p.m., ESPNU; 3/30 - 6 p.m., ESPN