LSU added a first-time opponent to its 2021 schedule Thursday.
On Sept. 25, 2021, the Tigers will host Central Michigan for a non-conference matchup. The two schools have never faced.
The Chippewas are the third non-conference opponent that LSU has added to its 2021 schedule. The Tigers also have a road game at UCLA on Sept. 4 and a home matchup with McNeese State on Sept. 11 scheduled.
Central Michigan is a member of the Mid-American Conference.
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“The passion LSU fans have for football is special,” Central Michigan associate vice president and director of athletics Michael Alford said in a press release. “This will be a special trip for our student-athletes, giving them a chance to compete in the heart of SEC country, in one of the finest environments in college football.”
This season, both LSU and Central Michigan have started 2-0.