Nighttime kickoff announced for LSU vs. Kentucky
BATON ROUGE - Kickoff time for LSU's Oct. 18 meeting with Kentucky is set for 6:30 p.m. with the game to be televised exclusively on the SEC Network, according to an announcement from the Southeastern Conference on Tuesday morning.
The announcement of yet another night game in Death Valley means the Tigers will play eight consecutive night games in Baton Rouge, the first time the squad has played that many times under the bright lights in Baton Rouge in a single season since 1958.
Before they play the Wildcats, LSU, who are currently winless in conference play, will take on the Florida Gators (3-1, 2-1 SEC) at 6:30 p.m. CT (7:30 p.m. ET) in Gainesville this coming Saturday.
Other SEC Football action for Oct. 18 is as follows:
*Furman at South Carolina, 11 a.m. CT - SEC Network
*Texas A&M at Alabama, 2:30 p.m. CT - CBS
*Georgia at Arkansas (in Little Rock), 3 p.m. CT - SEC Network
*Tennessee at Ole Miss, 6 p.m. CT - ESPN or ESPN2
*Missouri at Florida, 6 p.m. CT - ESPN or ESPN2