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Devin White to be honorary captain for season opener plus times of interest ahead of LSU-Georgia Southern

First-round Tampa Bay Buc to make first appearance as a pro

LSU announced that former All-American linebacker Devin White would be the honorary captain at the Tigers' season opening game Saturday.

White, a two time All-American while a member of the Tigers, was drafted fifth overall by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in the 2019 NFL Draft. 

White became the only LSU linebacker to win the Butkus Award, symbolizing the nation's best linebacker in 2018, while racking up 286 career tackles, 8.5 sacks and four fumble recoveries as a member of the LSU program.

In other news the Tigers released important times of interest to Tiger fans around campus Saturday, including the first "Tiger Walk" down Victory Hill at 4:40 p.m.

9 a.m. LSU SportShop opens

11 a.m. CST’s LSU GameDay Live Pre-Game Show from Maravich Center ramps

· Gordy Rush, Victor Howell, Jacob Hester, Eric Alexander, Emily Dixon

12:30 p.m. LSU Ticket Office Opens (1 Floor of Athletic Administration Building)

1:30 p.m. Nicholson Gateway Fan Fest opens (across Nicholson Drive from Tiger Stadium)

1:30 p.m. L-Club Tailgate (Legends Club at PMAC)

1:30 p.m. Tiger One Village opens (front of PMAC)

2 p.m. – 4:25 p.m. Rockin’ Dopsie performs in Cou-Yon’s Tiger One Village (front of PMAC)

3:30 p.m. Club level, Suites open at Tiger Stadium

3:45 p.m. Student gates open (Gate 7 only) at Tiger Stadium

4 p.m. The Chute opens inside Tiger Stadium

4 p.m. All remaining gates to Tiger Stadium open including Skyline Club

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· LSU At the Game Programs on sale in and around Tiger Stadium

4:30 p.m. LSU Game Day presented by CST radio show at Cou-Yon’s Tiger One Village

· Hunt Palmer, Brandon Taylor, Marlon Favorite

4:40 p.m. LSU walks down “Victory Hill” with former LSU football alumni

4:51 p.m. Band comes down “Victory Hill”

5:30 p.m. LSU Sports Radio Network live from Tiger Stadium

· Chris Blair, Doug Moreau, Gordy Rush

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6:11 p.m. Guest Captain Presentation

· Devin White

6:16 p.m. Golden Band from Tigerland takes the field for pregame performance

6:20 p.m. Alma Mater and National Anthem

6:26 p.m. Saturday Night in Death Valley - LSU Intro Video

6:28 p.m. LSU takes the field

6:29 p.m. Georgia Southern takes the field

6:29 p.m. Coin toss at midfield

6:32 p.m. Kickoff: LSU vs. Georgia Southern on SEC Network and Watch ESPN app