LSU to host Florida in primetime on ESPN

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BATON ROUGE – LSU’s game against Florida on Saturday, October 12 will be played in prime time with a 7 p.m. kickoff, the Southeastern Conference announced on Monday.

The game will be televised on ESPN. The Florida game will also serve as LSU’s Homecoming and will include the on-field recognition of 2019 Pro Football Hall of Fame inductee Johnny Robinson, who is also serving as LSU’s SEC Legend this year.

The LSU-Florida contest next week will be the first time the teams have met on ESPN in prime time since 2015 when the Tigers posted a 35-28 victory in Tiger Stadium.

LSU returns to action on Saturday, hosting 3-1 Utah State at 11 a.m. in Tiger Stadium. Tickets for the Utah State game as well as the potential Top 10 matchup with Florida are on sale at www.LSUtix.net.

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