LSU-Alabama set for primetime kickoff
BATON ROUGE - LSU and Alabama will meet in primetime, according to an announcement by the SEC on Monday.
Kickoff time for the game in Tiger Stadium is set for 7 p.m. as the Tigers and the Crimson Tide will play in prime time under the bright lights for the fourth consecutive year. It's the first time LSU has played all of their home games at home at night since 2009.
LSU will come into the game with an overall 7-2 record and 3-2 in SEC play with an off week before they return to action against Alabama next week.
The Saturday, Nov. 8 game will be aired on CBS. Other SEC action on that day includes:
SEC Football Schedule for Nov. 8
*Georgia at Kentucky, 11 a.m. CT, ESPN
*Presbyterian at Ole Miss, 11 a.m. CT, SEC Network
*Texas A&M at Auburn, 2:30 p.m. CT, CBS
*Tennessee-Martin at Mississippi State, 3 p.m. CT, SEC Network
*Florida at Vanderbilt, 6:30 p.m. CT, SEC Network
Image: Steve Franz, LSU Athletics Staff Photographer
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