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Homecoming, Special Events Set for 2016 Football

Homecoming, Special Events Set for 2016 Football

BATON ROUGE – LSU’s first meeting against Missouri in Tiger Stadium will also be the Homecoming contest for the Tigers in 2016, the school announced on Tuesday.

LSU’s Homecoming contest against Missouri will take place on Saturday, Oct. 1, in Tiger Stadium. It will be just the second meeting between the schools in football. Other Homecoming week activities will be released at a later date.

2016 Schedule

LSU also announced that the Mississippi State contest on Saturday, Sept. 17, will be the Gold Game and that the Southern Miss contest on Saturday, Oct. 15, will serve as the Alumni Band Reunion.

LSU Salutes will take place the week of the Alabama game on Saturday, Nov. 5, while the Tigers close out the home schedule with Senior Day on Saturday, Nov. 19, against South Alabama.

Fans can get an early look at the 2016 LSU football team on Saturday, April 16 when the National L Club Spring Game presented by Tony Chachere’s takes place in Tiger Stadium. Kickoff for the game is set for 3 p.m. CT and admission to the game is free of charge.

LSU opens is 12th season under Les Miles on Sept. 3 when the Tigers travel to historic Lambeau Field in Green Bay, Wisconsin, to face the Wisconsin Badgers.