Eric Cookmeyer enters his first season as a full-time member of the LSU equipment staff. In addition to his duties with the football team, Cookmeyer is also responsible for overseeing the day-to-day equipment operations for the LSU gymnastics, track and field, men’s basketball and women’s basketball programs.
Cookmeyer returned to Baton Rouge in April 2018 after working for the University of Alabama’s equipment staff as a full-time intern for two years. The Mandeville, Louisiana, native served as a student manager on the LSU equipment staff for three years. The avid soccer fan graduated from LSU with a bachelor’s degree in sport administration in May 2014.