Press Release

Tiger Athletic Foundation Completes Projects Ahead of Athletic Season

Press Release

Tiger Athletic Foundation Completes Projects Ahead of Athletic Season

Tiger Athletic Foundation Completes Projects Ahead of Athletic Season

BATON ROUGE, LA- Tiger Athletic Foundation (TAF) recently completed several projects in Tiger Stadium and in other athletic facilities ahead of the 2018-2019 LSU athletics season.  The projects are sure to enhance the fan and student-athlete experience.

Fans of LSU Football will notice improvements to Tiger Stadium as LSU Football plays their first game at home on Saturday, September 8.  The projects in Tiger Stadium include expanded and enhanced restroom facilities as well as ADA compliant restrooms, a new Distributed Television System (DTS) that will allow LSU greater control to push relevant content and messaging to game attendees, and additional concession points of sale in the north end zone.  These and other improvements are made possible through private donations to TAF.

Other recently completed or ongoing TAF projects include the following:

  • The Broussard Athletic Training Facility hydrotherapy renovations – recently complete 
  • Natatorium Lighting Replacement - recently complete 
  • Billy Cannon Statue Plaza – statue installation and unveiling schedule for September 2018 
  • Alex Box, Tiger Park, Beach Volleyball Scoreboard and Sound System Renovations- Anticipated completion Fall 2018 
  • AV Technology Upgrades for LSU Athletic Venues including new AV technology for Beach Volleyball’s new facility - anticipated completion Fall 2018 
  • Alex Box Batting Cage Renovations and Additions - anticipated completion April 2019 
  • Football Operations Facility – Phase II is ongoing.  The anticipated completion is July 2019. 
  • Football Operations Temporary Offices – recently completed and used by LSU Football to continue normal operations until Phase II of the Football Operations Facility and student-athlete nutrition center is complete.  

To learn more about these projects or Tiger Athletic Foundation and its support of LSU Athletics, visit lsutaf.org.

About Tiger Athletic Foundation

Tiger Athletic Foundation (TAF) is a private, nonprofit, corporation dedicated to supporting LSU and its Athletic Program. TAF is exempt from federal income tax under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code.  Since 1987, TAF’s members have enhanced the lives of every student-athlete on every team by providing financial support for programs and facilities that ensure the opportunity to win in the classroom, on the field, and in life.