Tigers to play Tide in prime time clash

Tigers to play Tide in prime time clash
LSU hosts Mississippi State in Baton Rouge. (Source: WVUE/Mark Lagrange) (Mark Lagrange)

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - LSU and Alabama will once again play the SEC and national game of the week under the lights.

Alabama (8-0, 5-0) is the top ranked team in the country and the Tigers (7-1, 4-1) have earned the No. 4 ranking.

The Tide beat Tennessee 58-21 Saturday and LSU defeated Mississippi State 19-3.

Both teams will have a bye this week leading up to the huge matchup.

Up for grabs is the inside track to the SEC West crown and the National Playoffs.

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