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LSU announces date for Spring Game and practice schedule

Leonard Fournette (Source: WAFB) Leonard Fournette (Source: WAFB)
BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) -

LSU will start the journey to its highly anticipated 2016 football season with spring practices beginning in March and ending with the Tigers' Spring Game in April.

The Tigers hit the practice field on Monday, March 7, which will be the first of 15 spring practices.

The Spring Game is scheduled for Saturday, April 16 in Tiger Stadium with kickoff set for 3 p.m.

LSU returns 18 starters to a team that finished 9-3 and will also welcome a top five recruiting class later this summer.

LSU Spring Practice Dates:
Week 1: Practice on March 7, 8, 10, and 12
Week 2: Practice on March 15 and 17 
Spring Break: March 18-27
Week 3: Practice on March 29, 31, and April 2
Week 4: Practice on April 5, 7 and 9 
Week 5: Practice on April 12, 14, and 16
(Note: Spring practice dates are subject to change)

Other Dates of Interest for LSU Football during the Spring:
March 14: LSU Pro Timing Day
March 31-April 2: LSU Football Coaches Clinic
April 16: National L Club Spring Game
April 28-30: NFL Draft (Chicago) 

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