Volleyball Sets PMAC Covid Protocols, Allows Fans

by Grant Kauvar | Communications Graduate Assistant
Volleyball Sets PMAC Covid Protocols, Allows Fans

BATON ROUGE – In accordance with Louisiana and SEC guidelines, LSU Athletics announced on Wednesday that it will have 1,400 seats available for LSU Volleyball matches this fall inside the Pete Maravich Assembly Center. Tickets will not be required and fans will enter through the upper entrances of the PMAC. 

LSU’s is back in the PMAC on Thursday at 4 p.m. to host Arkansas.

The health and safety of fans is the top priority in LSU Athletics’ planning and preparation for the 2020 volleyball season in PMAC. Among numerous safety measures, fans will be required to wear face masks (face shields are okay to supplement a mask, but cannot be used as the only face covering) on campus and in the PMAC. Physical distancing will be mandatory. 

LSU Athletics officials remind fans plans for 2020 are subject to change before and during the season along with changes to public-health guidelines related to the spread of COVID-19. 

Fans will only be able to enter the PMAC through the upper entrances and doors will open one hour prior to the beginning of matches. Seats will be marked where individuals can sit.

Select concession stands and the LSU SportsShop will be open on the upper concourse only and all transactions will be cashless. 

2021 Spring Home Schedule 

Thursday, February 18. vs Arkansas, 4 p.m. CT

Friday, February 19. vs Arkansas, Noon

Saturday, February 27. vs Ole Miss, 1 p.m.

Sunday, February 28 vs. Ole Mis, 1 p.m.

Saturday, March 13 vs. South Carolina, 1 p.m.

Sunday, March 14 vs. South Carolina, 1 p.m.

Friday, March 19 vs. Georgia, 7 p.m.

Saturday, March 20 vs Georgia, 7 p.m.

Fans with medical issues of concern as listed by the CDC are encouraged to enjoy games on television from home this season. 

LSU Athletics is asking all Tiger fans to adhere to health and safety guidelines as directed by public health officials. 

Geaux Safe and other in-stadium policies remain in place for 2020 and LSU officials are asking fans to reduce what they bring to games to help minimize contact points for bag checks.