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LSU will get 20,000 tickets for opener with Wisconsin

LSU opens their 2016 season against Wisconsin in Green Bay. (Source: Nola.com) LSU opens their 2016 season against Wisconsin in Green Bay. (Source: Nola.com)
NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) -

LSU opens their 2016 campaign, Sept.3 against Wisconsin at Lambeau Field. 

According to a dispersal plan drawn up by Green Bay Packers officials, Wisconsin will get 40,000 tickets, LSU 20,000 and the NFL club will control the rest, which consists mostly of premium seating (suite and club seat). Ticket prices range from $91 to $118. Student tickets will cost $48.

They're billing the event as the Lambeau Field College Classic, marking the first time a major college game will be played at the legendary 59-year-old NFL shrine.

LSU played Wisconsin in the 2014 opener in Houston. The Tigers won a thriller over the Badgers 28-24.

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