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'Tiger Tracks' to Feature Sheppard, Girouard, Emmert

by Bill Franques
'Tiger Tracks' to Feature Sheppard, Girouard, Emmert

BATON ROUGE – This week’s installment of LSU Tiger Tracks, a program highlighting various aspects of the university and its athletic department, can be seen at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday on Cox Sports Television.

The show, hosted by Jordy Hultberg and Bill Franques, is a weekly 30-minute production featuring interviews with LSU administrators, coaches and student-athletes, along with a look at some of the events and scholarly activity on campus.

LSU Tiger Tracks opens with a visit from Hall of Fame softball coach Yvette Girouard, who previews the Tigers’ 2011 season that begins on February 11 in Tiger Park.

The show continues with an interview with senior linebacker Kelvin Sheppard, who looks ahead to the Tigers’ appearance in the Cotton Bowl in January.

LSU Tiger Tracks concludes with an interview with NCAA President Mark Emmert, as the former LSU chancellor discusses the success of the Forever LSU campaign and its impact upon the university.

About Cox Sports Television
The New Orleans-based sports network launched on October 28, 2002 in front of 450,000 Louisiana viewers. CST has grown over 400% to nearly 2 million in the seven years since launch, making it one of the fastest growing regional sports networks in the south.

CST is currently carried on cable systems in Texas, Arkansas, Louisiana, Georgia, Florida, Mississippi, Oklahoma and Virginia and is available to Dish Network subscribers (Channel 421) in the Baton Rouge and New Orleans markets. CST is owned and operated by Cox Communications Louisiana, LLC.

Initially targeted to be a Louisiana sports network, CST has secured collegiate, professional and high school events that have expanded the networks reach throughout the south. For more information about CST, please visit our website at