Who coached LSU in 2012?

Les Miles
The 2012 LSU Tigers football team represented Louisiana State University in the 2012 NCAA Division I FBS football season. The Tigers were led by eighth-year head coach Les Miles and played their home games at Tiger Stadium.

Who was LSU’s quarterback in 2012?

Zach Mettenberger The Tigers’ leader in 2012-13, Mettenberger started every game during his junior and senior seasons before sustaining an injury in the fourth quarter against Arkansas. He subsequently missed the Outback Bowl against Iowa. He started the 2013 season with 77 consecutive passes without an interception.

How many total wins does LSU football have?

LSU has 812 official wins ranking it twelfth all-time for Division I FBS teams.

When did LSU start playing football?

November 25, 1893
1800s (1893–1899) Louisiana State University (LSU) played its first football game in school history on November 25, 1893, losing to rival Tulane in the first intercollegiate contest in Louisiana. The game sparked a rivalry between the Tigers and the Green Wave that has lasted generations.

Where is Kelly Orgeron from?

Arkansas
Kelly Orgeron/Place of birth

Where is Ed Orgeron now?

Ed Orgeron has unveiled his plan moving forward now that he’s done as the coach of LSU. The Tigers sent him out with a bang on Saturday night as quarterback Max Johnson hit receiver Jaray Jenkins for the game-winning score with 20 seconds left.

Who did LSU play this year?

LSU Schedule 2022

Regular Season
DATE OPPONENT TIME
Sat, 10/22 vs MISS TBD
Sat, 11/5 vs ALA TBD
Sat, 11/12 @ ARK TBD

How old is LSU football program?

LSU has been playing football since 1893. The Tigers played in their first bowl game, the 1936 Sugar Bowl, right after the 1935 season. Never, in all those long stretches of time, has there been a run-up to a bowl game like the one leading into LSU’s Jan. 4 Texas Bowl meeting with Kansas State.

What division is LSU football in?

LSU Tigers football. The LSU Tigers football program, also known as the Fighting Tigers, represents Louisiana State University in the sport of American football. The Tigers compete in the Football Bowl Subdivision (FBS) of the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) and the Western Division of the Southeastern Conference (SEC).

When was the last time LSU was in the top 25?

The LSU Tigers football team finished in the Top 25 in the first College Football Playoff ranking. The Tigers finished No. 1 in the final ranking in 2019. The LSU Tigers football team has been ranked No. 1 in the Pre-season Associated Press Poll (AP Poll) in 1959 and the Pre-season Coaches’ Poll in 2012.

Who was the coach of LSU football in 2003?

The 2003 LSU Tigers football team was coached by Nick Saban. LSU won the BCS National Championship, the first national championship for LSU since 1958. The Tigers battled for an 11–1 regular season record and then defeated Georgia in the SEC Championship Game.

What was the first year of LSU football?

The first football game played on the LSU campus was at State Field on December 3, 1894, a loss against Mississippi. LSU’s only touchdown in that game was scored by the head coach, Albert Simmonds. This was the first year of play for William S. Slaughter who lettered as an end for 5 years (1894, 1895, 1896, 1897, 1898).