Times of Interest: Football vs. Florida

by Michael Bonnette (@LSUBonnette)
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Times of Interest: Football vs. Florida

BATON ROUGE – The honoring of 19 seniors prior to kickoff highlight pre-game activities on Saturday when 16th-ranked LSU hosts 23rd-ranked Florida at noon in Tiger Stadium.
 
SEC Network will broadcast the game with Brent Musburger, Jesse Palmer and Baton Rouge native Kaylee Hartung on the call. In addition, SEC Nation will be on hand to preview the LSU-Florida game along with the rest of the Saturday SEC slate. SEC Nation will broadcast from 9 a.m. to noon from two locations – the grass lot next to Walkon’s and from a mobile set inside Tiger Stadium.
 
Saturday’s game serves as the final home contest for LSU this year and the Tigers will honor its 19-player senior class during a pre-game ceremony. The senior presentation will take place at approximately 11:34 a.m. at midfield.
 
Other highlights leading up to kickoff on Saturday include the Tiger Walk down “Victory Hill” at 9:50 a.m., followed by the Golden Band from Tigerland street performance on North Stadium Drive at 10:30 a.m.  
 
The band’s pre-game show in Tiger Stadium starts at 11:45 a.m., which includes a Navy Flyover at the conclusion of the National Anthem. Head coach Ed Orgeron will lead the Tigers out of the tunnel and onto the field at 11:58. 
 
The following is a complete listing of key times of interest for the Tigers on Friday and Saturday: 
 

LSU vs. Florida     
November 19, 2016 * Baton Rouge, La. (Tiger Stadium) * SEC Network        

Times of Interest – Friday, Nov. 18
2 – 6 p.m. – Paul Finebaum Show (live from SEC Nation set next to Walkon’s)
7 p.m. – LSU men’s basketball vs. North Florida (Maravich Center)
 
Times of Interest – Saturday, Nov. 19
8 a.m. – LSU SportShop opens
8 a.m. – LSU Ticket Office opens
8 a.m. –  Tiger One Village opens (front of PMAC)
8 a.m. – 9:45 a.m. – 9Volt performs in Zatarain’s Tiger One Village (front of PMAC)
9 a.m. – Noon – SEC Nation (live from two locations – inside Tiger Stadium and lot next to Walkon’s)
9 a.m. –  L-Club Tailgate (Legends Club at PMAC)
9 a.m. – Club level and Suites open at Tiger Stadium LSU At the Game Programs on sale in and around Tiger Stadium
9:15 a.m. – LSU Student gates open at Tiger Stadium
9:30 a.m. – All remaining gates open at Tiger Stadium
9:50 a.m. – LSU walks down “Victory Hill” with former LSU football alumni                 
10 a.m. –    LSU Game Day presented by CST radio show at Zatarain’s Tiger One Village Jordy Culotta, Jacob Hester
10:30 a.m. – Band comes down Victory Hill
11 a.m. –    CST’s LSU GameDay Live Pre-Game Show (Tiger One Village at PMAC) Gordy Rush, Victor Howell, Jacob Hester, Emily Dixon 
11:26 a.m. – Guest Captains Presentation Keiland Williams, Craig Rathjen   
11:30 a.m. – LSU Sports Radio Network live from Tiger Stadium Chris Blair, Doug Moreau, Gordy Rush 
11:34 a.m. – Senior Day Recognition
11:45 a.m. – Golden Band from Tigerland takes the field for pregame performance
11:49 a.m. – Alma Mater, National Anthem and Navy Flyover
11:55 a.m. – LSU intro video
11:56 a.m. – Team Captains out of locker room
11:57 a.m. – Florida takes the field
11:58 a.m. – LSU takes the field
11:58 a.m. – Coin toss at midfield
12:01 p.m. – Kickoff: LSU vs. Florida on SEC Network    

1st Timeout/1st Quarter:
Porciau/Bennett Scholarship recognition

1st/2nd Quarter Break:
LSU’s Louisiana 2017 Hall of Fame Inductees recognition  

Halftime:
LSU Band performs
Miss LSU recognition 

Be sure to check out the following items on LSUsports.net
12:01 p.m. Live stats on LSU-Florida game
www.LSUsports.net/livestats

Updates on social media throughout the day and the game at:
www.twitter.com/LSUfootball
www.facebook.com/LSUfootball
www.instagram.com/LSUfootball

Post-Game:
Watch Coach Orgeron post-game press conference live on Facebook at www.facebook.com/LSUfootball