LSU to host Missouri for Homecoming, Mississippi State for Gold Game and other game event dates _lowres


LSU’s second all-time meeting with Missouri – and first since 1978 – will come on Homecoming, the school announced on Tuesday.

LSU and Missouri meet on Oct. 1 in Tiger Stadium. The clash with Mississippi State on Sept. 17 – the Southeastern Conference home opener – will serve as the Gold Game, in which fans are asked to wear gold.

The Southern Miss contest on Oct. 15 will serve as the Alumni Band Reunion, and LSU Salutes, in which the school honors the military, will take place the week of the Alabama game on Nov. 5.

2016 Schedule

  • Sept. 3: vs. Wisconsin (Lambeau Field, Green Bay, Wisconsin)
  • Sept. 10: vs. Jacksonville State
  • Sept. 17: vs. Mississippi State (Gold Game)
  • Sept. 24: at Auburn
  • Oct. 1: vs. Missouri (Homecoming)
  • Oct. 8: at Florida
  • Oct. 15: vs. Southern Miss (Alumni Band Reunion)
  • Oct. 22: vs. Ole Miss
  • Oct. 29: BYE
  • Nov. 5: vs. Alabama (LSU Salutes)
  • Nov. 12: at Arkansas
  • Nov. 19: vs. South Alabama
  • Nov. 24: at Texas A&M (Thanksgiving Night)