May 18, 2022

LSU releases Spring Game format for Saturday

(Photo: LSU Soccer)

Head coach Brian Kelly will expose his Tigers for the first time on Saturday when LSU hosts the National L Club’s annual spring game presented by Tony Chachere at 1 p.m. at Tiger Stadium.

Admission to the game is free and all seats will be general admission on the West Side. The gates to Tiger Stadium will open at noon on Saturday. Fans will enter the stadium through Gates 1-6 on the west side of Tiger Stadium.

The game will air on the SEC Network+ and will air in the Baton Rouge area on 104.5/104.9 FM and as well as LSUsports.net/live.

The format for this year’s spring game will feature an offensive versus defensive scrimmage. The first half will be played as a game with the exception of special teams. The second half will consist of a running clock for two 15-minute quarters.

Coach Kelly will lead the Tigers onto Victory Hill for the first time at 10:45 a.m. Saturday. Fans are encouraged to field Victory Hill as they do during the regular season and cheer on the team as they enter Tiger Stadium.

A free National L Club Spring Game 2022 poster and roster card will be distributed to fans upon entering the stadium.

Other Saturday highlights include the annual LSU SportShop Spring Sale, which will feature items such as helmets, jerseys, cleats and other merchandise. The LSU SportShop Spring Sale begins at noon and will be held at the Tiger Stadium Store on the west side of the stadium.

Former LSU great Devery Henderson will sign autographs from noon to 1 p.m. Saturday near the Tiger Stadium Store on the west side of the stadium.

National L Club 2022 Spring Match Schedules
10:45 a.m. LSU descends Victory Hill
Tiger Stadium gates open at noon (Gates 1-6 West Side)
Noon Devery Henderson Autograph Signing (West Side near Tiger Stadium Store)
12:46 p.m. LSU Band performs (from the stands)
12:50 LSU Student-Athlete Recognition 3.0 GPA
12:59 LSU takes the field
1:02 p.m. Kick-off: Purple vs. White (on SEC Network+)

half time
* Promotion of Tony Chachere
* LSU Group performance (from the pits)

Spring Game Format – Attack vs. Defense
(4) 15 minute shifts
* The second half will be timed

Point system (Defence)
* 3 points for sudden turnover/change or stop
* 3 points for 3-and-out
* 2 points for a color area field goal
* 2 points for a 3rd or 4th down stop
* 1 point for a sack or TFL or rush of -2 yards or more
* Normal score for interception, fumble returned for TD or safety

* Violation will be scored as normal play

Other rules
* QBs will be in red jerseys and will not be live
* There will be kick-offs but no comebacks
* All punts and kickoffs will be taken equally
* No rush allowed on punts, PATs and FGs
* No counterfeits on punts, PATs and FGs

Editor’s Note: This is a press release from LSUSports.net


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