Texas to play LSU in football

Posted October 16th, 2014


On Thursday, Texas announced that it will play LSU in a home-and-home football series. LSU will come to Austin on Sept. 7, 2019. The Longhorns will go to Baton Rouge on Sept. 12 2020.

The series replaces the recently canceled 2019 and 2020 games with Notre Dame.

Also, Texas has agreed to a two-for-one series with South Florida. Texas will host South Florida on Aug. 31, 2019, and Sept. 7, 2024. The Longhorns will go to Raymond James Stadium in Tampa on Sept. 3, 2022.


The agreements are pending approval by the UT System Board of Regents.

Texas and LSU have met 17 times with the Longhorns leading 9-7-1.

Texas has never played South Florida.

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