football-fbs flag

Anthony Chiusano | NCAA.com | August 4, 2016

LSU football unveils new, expanded weight room

  Tigers players were treated with a look at their new weight room a night before fall practices started.

The annual turning of the calendar to August is widely regarded as a universal sign for football student-athletes nationwide, as it signifies the return to the practice field and renewed access to their respective program’s advanced, private training facilities.

This summer’s arrival was extra special for LSU players as they were introduced to a new, expanded weight room Wednesday night in Baton Rouge.

The unveiling was broadcasted on Facebook Live by the LSU Football account, showing the players filing into the unlit space before the lights were turned on to reveal the newly-furnished purple floor with yellow Tigers insignias on it. Last season’s team highlights screened on the room’s many monitors, which hovered above a variety of new equipment and machines.

Not a bad way to kick off fall camp, which LSU officially began Thursday morning.

Click here for a complete photo gallery of the new weight room.

 

 

Teams with the most College Football Playoff wins and appearances

These are the college football programs with the most College Football Playoff wins and appearances since the format began in 2014.
READ MORE

LSU baseball enters the 2021 season with an elite pitching rotation, bullpen

LSU has a plethora of high-quality arms with Landon Marceaux (p) and Jaden Hill leading the charge, and that’s a source of unbridled optimism in 2021.
READ MORE

2020 LSU football schedule: Dates, times, opponents, results

Here is LSU's college football schedule for the 2020 season, including dates, times, opponents and results for the defending College Football Playoff national champions.
READ MORE

Subscribe To Email Updates

Enter your information to receive emails about offers, promotions from NCAA.com and our partners