This Week on LSU Tiger Tracks

by Bill Franques
This Week on LSU Tiger Tracks

BATON ROUGE, La. – LSU Tiger Tracks, a program highlighting various aspects of the university and its athletic department, can be seen at 9 p.m. CT Wednesday on Cox Sports Television. A replay of the show will air 10 p.m. CT Thursday.

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 this week with a preview from correspondent Garrett Walvoord of the NCAA Volleyball Tournament, where LSU on Friday will play a first-round match in Los Angeles against the University of San Diego on the USC campus. The winner of the LSU-USD match moves on to the second round to face the winner of the USC-Central Arkansas contest.

The show continues with a feature on new football helmet technology being employed by the LSU training staff to assist in the detection and prevention of concussions.

LSU Tiger Tracks also includes a story about a special partnership between the LSU Veterinary School and the Mary Bird Perkins Cancer Center in Baton Rouge as they conduct innovative research into cancer treatment.