LSU Football Eclipses 200,000 Facebook Fans

by Jake Terry (@LSUjake)
LSU Football Eclipses 200,000 Facebook Fans

BATON ROUGE – LSU’s official football Facebook page,, reached 200,000 “likes” Saturday as Tiger fans continue to become a part of LSU’s social media efforts.

The page reached 100,000 fans on June 12, and the page has seen a steady growth of more than 33,000 new “likes” a month.

LSU’s football page ranks second nationally in fans for college football pages as Penn State leads with more than 210,000 fans.

Ohio State’s official athletic page on Facebook has the most overall fans for a college page at more than 480,000.

The LSU Athletics Department has a main page,, with more than 60,000 fans, and LSU has separate pages for all of its teams that can be found on the Connect page at Fans can find Facebook and Twitter links to all their favorite LSU sports as well as coaches and personalities on the Connect page.

The football page, like all of LSU’s official social media sites, offers fans an inside look at the program with behind-the-scenes photos and videos, stories and live game updates and notes.

Thanks to all those who have helped LSU Football reach 200,000 Facebook fans, and we encourage you to get involved to make LSU No. 1 overall.