Where Is LSU's Death Valley?


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Louisiana State University’s Tiger football stadium is popularly known as “Death Valley,” according to the Baton Rouge Advocate. It is an outdoor stadium located in Baton Rouge, La.

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Where Is LSU's Death Valley?
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Prior to 1924, LSU played its home football games at State Field located on the old LSU campus in downtown Baton Rouge. Tiger Stadium opened in 1924 with a capacity of 12,000. As of 2014, renovations brought the stadium’s capacity to 102,321. It is the third-largest college football stadium in the South East Conference and the ninth largest stadium in the world. The stadium has a raucous game-day atmosphere that makes it difficult for an opposing team to play well.

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