LSU names guest captains for Week 3 game against Central Michigan
LSU will welcome a trio of past stars back to Death Valley as the Tigers face Central Michigan under the lights in Baton Rouge on Saturday.
Running back Jacob Hester, defensive lineman Christian LaCouture and nose tackle Bennie Logan have been named the guest captains for the contest, the program announced on Thursday.
Hester was an All-SEC 2nd-team selection in 2007, helping the Tigers win the BCS National Championship Game. That year, he ran for 1,103 yards and 12 touchdowns. He was taken in the 3rd round of the 2008 NFL Draft and spent 5 seasons in the league.
LaCouture was a key member of the LSU defense from 2013-2017. He recorded 66 tackles, 6.0 sacks, and 8.5 tackles for a loss in 2017.
Logan, a former 3rd-round draft pick in 2013 who was in the NFL for 6 seasons, was named an All-America defensive lineman in 2012. He totaled 45 tackles, 5.5 tackles for a loss, and 2.5 sacks that year.
The Tigers and Chippewas kick off at 7:30 p.m. ET on the SEC Network.
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