Eight Gymnastics Meets to be Televised in 2014
BATON ROUGE – The LSU gymnastics team will be featured on television in a school-record eight meets, including four home events during the 2014 season, the Southeastern Conference announced Thursday.
The previous record was seven regular-season meets in the 2011 and 2013 seasons.
2014 Gymnastics Schedule
All meets will be televised on a tape delay basis with the first air date scheduled for several days after the completion of each meet.
In addition to the tape-delayed television broadcast, live streaming video from all 2014 regular-season home meets will be available to members of the Geaux Zone at www.LSUsports.net/live.
LSU’s first televised meet will be the SEC opener in Athens, Ga., when the Tigers face Georgia on Jan. 17, and the meet will be broadcast by Fox Sports Net (FSN). On Jan. 24 LSU will host Auburn in the SEC home opener, and FSN will also televise the meet.
CSS will televise LSU’s home contest against Alabama on Jan. 31 as well as the Tigers’ meet at Arkansas on Feb. 7.
LSU will make its first appearance on the ESPN family of networks when the Tigers compete at Florida on Feb. 21. ESPNU will carry the meet on Feb. 27 at 5:30 p.m. CT, and ESPN2 will air the competition on March 2 at 5 p.m.
FSN will televise LSU’s home meet against Missouri on Feb. 28, and Cox Sports Television (CST) will broadcast LSU’s home finale against Kentucky on March 14.
The SEC Championship on March 22 will be televised by ESPNU on March 27 at 4:30 p.m. and by ESPN2 on March 29 at 10 a.m.
Season tickets are now on sale at http://www.lsutix.net/, and fans can also order by calling the LSU Ticket Office at 225-578-2184 or in person on the first floor of the LSU Athletics Administration Building. Season tickets are $30 for adults and $18 for youth ages 3-12.
2014 Tape Delay Television Schedule
|Date||Meet||Tape Delay Air Date/Time||Network|
|Jan. 17||LSU at Georgia||Jan. 25, TBD||FSN|
|Jan. 24||Auburn at LSU||Feb. 1, TBD||FSN|
|Jan. 31||Alabama at LSU||Feb. 4, TBD||CSS/CST|
|Feb. 7||LSU at Arkansas||Feb. 22, TBD||CSS/CST|
|Feb. 21||LSU at Florida||Feb. 27, 5:30 p.m. CT
March 2, 5 p.m. CT
|Feb. 28||Missouri at LSU||March 8, TBD||FSN|
|March 14||Kentucky at LSU||TBD||CST|
|March 22||LSU at SEC Championship||March 27, 4:30 p.m. CT
March 29, 10 a.m. CT