BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) — The LSU Tigers are 4-2 overall and 3-1 in the SEC after a crucial victory over the Missouri Tigers.
Jayden Daniels led LSU to a 49-39 win in Columbia, Missouri on Saturday, Oct. 7. He was named SEC Offensive Player of the Week after accounting for 389 total yards and four touchdowns in the victory. Emery Jones was also named SEC Offensive Lineman of the Week after his performance against Missouri.
LSU is set to host the Auburn Tigers inside Tiger Stadium after spending two weeks on the road. Auburn comes into this game without a win in the SEC and an overall record of 3-2.
LSU football head coach Brian Kelly spoke with the media at noon on Monday, Oct. 9. He started the news conference recapping the victory over Missouri. Kelly called it a “great win on the road.” He praised the offense and said they are “playing at an incredible, high level.”
The LSU head coach then delved into the upcoming game at home against Auburn. Kelly said that Auburn football head coach Huge Freeze is a “good football coach. He fits the style of his offense to his personnel.”
Kelly said that quarterback Jayden Daniels “didn’t have any shoulder issues.” He “checked out well yesterday, he was in the film room this morning.”
The LSU head coach was asked about some of the official calls during the Missouri game. His answer can be found in the video player above.
LSU vs. Auburn: What to know
- Date: Saturday, Oct. 14
- Game time: 6 p.m. CT
- How to watch and listen: ESPN/LSU Sports Radio Network (98.1 FM in Baton Rouge)
Officials from LSU Athletics released a detailed schedule of what will be going on during gameday on Saturday leading up to LSU’s matchup against Auburn.
Parking lots on the campus of LSU will be open to fans at 7 a.m. Those wanting to upgrade their gear before the game can stop by the LSU SportShop when it opens at 10 a.m.
The LSU Athletic ticket office will be opening at 12 p.m. The Auburn vs. LSU game is currently sold out, but fans can click here to purchase any last-minute tickets on SeatGeek.
At 1 p.m., the L-Club Tailgte, the PMAC and the Bud Light Fan zone will open. Fans will also have the opportunity to catch the LSU Men’s basketball practice that is open to the public. Parish County Line will also be performing at the Bud Lights Fan Zone which is located in front of the PMAC.
Get into Tiger Stadium’s Suites and Club Level starting at 3 p.m.
The LSU football team is scheduled to leave their hotel at 3:30 p.m. for the Tiger Walk. The Oaks Society will march down Victory Hill starting at 3:42 p.m., followed by the LSU band four minutes later.
The Golden Band From Tiger Band will march Victory Hill at 3:46. The LSU football team will be arriving at Victory Hill at 3:50 p.m. and two minutes later will be making their way towards the locker room where they will be arriving at Tiger Stadium at 4 p.m.
All gates to Tiger Stadium will open at 4 p.m.
An LSU Game Day pregame radio show airs live at the Bud Light Fan Zone with Hunt Palmer, Brandon Taylor and Marlon Favorite.
Fans will be able to see a sneak peek of the LSU marching band at 4:10 p.m. before they arrive at the stadium at 4:35 p.m.
The LSU Sports Radio Network goes live from the stadium at 5:30 p.m.
Catch the Tiger Band’s pregame show at 5:49 p.m.
The coin toss is set for 6:02 p.m. and kickoff is at 6:05 p.m.
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