LSU's Pontiff Classic postponed; new opponent announced

New Orleans, La. - LSU and Southern Mississippi's game in the Wally Pontiff Jr. Foundation Classic has been postponed due to inclement weather.

The game was originally scheduled for Wednesday at 7 p.m. at Zephyr Field in Metairie. The Tigers and Golden Eagles will not face each other but the Classic will be played.

The game has been re-scheduled for 7 p.m. on Tuesday, April 9 between LSU and Baton Rouge rival Southern University, instead of Southern Mississippi. LSU and Southern University will also meet at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, April 10 in Alex Box Stadium, as originally scheduled.