BATON ROUGE — LSU’s annual Tiger Tour, featuring head football coach Les Miles and other members of his staff along with men’s basketball coach Johnny Jones and vice-chancellor and director of athletics Joe Alleva, will make eight stops this year, starting with Shreveport/Bossier City on Monday, April 28. .
The eight tour stops have been condensed into the months of April and May again this year with the last event coming on Tuesday, May 20 in Lafayette.
Miles is scheduled to speak at six of the eight sites, which include Shreveport/Bossier, Monroe, Houma, Houston, Alexandria and Lafayette. Jones, who is winding down his second season as LSU’s basketball coach, will make appearances at six stops this spring.
Miles and Jones will be joined on the tour by Alleva, women’s basketball coach Nikki Caldwell, and gymnastics coach D-D Breaux. LSU defensive coordinator John Chavis will speak at the Baton Rouge event on May 7, while offensive coordinator Cam Cameron will headline the New Orleans stop on May 18. LSU running backs coach and recruiting coordinator Frank Wilson will appear in both Baton Rouge and New Orleans.
The 2014 LSU Tiger Tour is presented by BancorpSouth, L’auberge Baton Rouge, CST, 1045ESPN.com and the LSU National L Club.
Other features on this year’s tour include BancorpSouth Photo Area; the L’auberge Baton Rouge Trivia Challenge where fans can win prize packs; and the popular TAF Silent Auction. There will be LSU merchandise on sale at the events courtesy of the LSU Alumni Store.
For more information on this year’s Tiger Tour please visit www.lsutigertour.com, the Tiger Athletic Foundation website at www.lsutaf.org and at the official website of LSU Athletics, www.LSUsports.net.
Mon., April 28 – Shreveport/Bossier – Joe Alleva, Les Miles, Johnny Jones, Nikki Caldwell
Tues., April 29 – Monroe – Joe Alleva, Les Miles
Thurs., May 1 – Houma – Joe Alleva, Les Miles, Johnny Jones, D-D Breaux
Wed., May 7 – Baton Rouge – John Chavis, Frank Wilson, Johnny Jones, Nikki Caldwell, D-D Breaux
Wed., May 14 – Houston – Joe Alleva, Les Miles, Johnny Jones, Nikki Caldwell, D-D Breaux
Sun., May 18 – New Orleans – Cam Cameron, Frank Wilson, D-D Breaux
Mon., May 19 – Alexandria – Joe Alleva, Les Miles, Johnny Jones, D-D Breaux
Tues., May 20 – Lafayette – Joe Alleva, Les Miles, Johnny Jones