Beau Lowery has been named LSU’s Director of Sports Medicine, director of athletics Scott Woodward announced on July 6, 2021.
Lowery, who earned his master’s degree in kinesiology from LSU in 2005, has spent the past nine years on the sports medicine staff of the New Orleans Saints. Most recently, Lowery served as the Saints’ Director of Sports Medicine from 2017-21 where he had oversight of the franchise’s entire sports medicine program. Prior to that, he was the director of rehabilitation for the Saints from 2015-17 and an assistant on the sports medicine staff from 2012-15.
Lowery replaced Jack Marucci, who transitioned to a new role on the LSU staff as he now serves as the director of performance innovation for the Tigers.
As LSU’s Director of Sports Medicine, Lowery is responsible for developing, coordinating, and administering a comprehensive sports medicine program for all LSU teams in addition to serving as the head athletic trainer for football. He also acts as the liaison for LSU Athletics to physicians and the medical community.
This is Lowery’s second stint at LSU as he served as the athletic trainer for baseball, men’s golf and the cheerleading squad from 2005-10.
Lowery, a native of Seminary, Mississippi, earned his undergraduate degree in physical therapy from Ole Miss in 1998. He earned a doctorate degree from the University of Mississippi Medical Center in 2013. Lowery is a board certified physical therapist.