Louisiana State University

The Louisiana State University (also known as Louisiana State University and Agricultural and Mechanical College or LSU ) is a public university in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. With currently 33 587 students it is the largest university in Louisiana and the most important location of the Louisiana State University system. The university was founded in 1860.

The sports teams are the Tigers LSU. The football team wears their home games at Tiger Stadium. The university is a member of the Southeastern Conference.

Famous graduates

  • Joseph Addai - American Football Player
  • Dennis Gaubatz - American Football Player
  • LoLo Jones - 100m hurdler
  • Ken Kavanaugh - American football player and coach
  • Shaquille O'Neal - Basketball Player
  • Bill Scarlett - Jazz musician and high school teachers
  • Jim Taylor - American Football Player
  • Gaynell Tinsley - American Football Player
  • YA Tittle - American Football Player, Businessman
  • Ebert Van Buren - American football player, psychologist
  • Steve Van Buren - American Football Player
  • Ronald Dupree - Basketball Player
  • Glenn Dorsey - American Football Player
  • Patrick Peterson - American Football Player