It’s rare to see LSU in a different uniform other than its white jerseys and yellow pants. However, the Tigers are switching up their look for Saturday’s home game against South Carolina.
Due to recent flooding in South Carolina, the game was moved from Columbia to Baton Rouge earlier this week. The Gamecocks are wearing all-white and considered the home team on Saturday afternoon, so LSU can’t wear its normal white tops for this game. Instead, the Tigers are breaking out the purple jerseys. But that’s not all: LSU is also going with an alternate white helmet.
According to LSU’s media relations, this is the first time in the modern era the Tigers will wear this combination: