New Orleans, Louisiana 2021-01-13 13:40:00 –
Southeastern Conference athletic director approved the normal structure of this spring’s baseball season and chose to schedule 56 games with non-conference opponents, LSU athletic director Scott Woodward said Wednesday afternoon. Told.
The athletic director also increased the travel roster limit from 27 to 30 as originally reported. D1Baseball.com.. According to Woodward, the league knew that players might not be able to play in the match due to positive coronavirus tests and contact tracing, and wanted to remain flexible.
The league coach sent a suggestion to the athletic director last Thursday. The coach and athlete director discussed playing a four-game weekend series, but settled on the weekend in ten conference series, including three games and 26 non-conference games.
According to D1Baseball, the SEC will release a full schedule within the next two days.
LSU began individual training this week before starting full-team practice on January 29th. The Tigers will start the season against Notre Dame on February 19th. They are ranked 7th in the pre-season poll for college baseball.
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