BATON ROUGE – The LSU Track & Field teams are set to make their first trip of the 2015 indoor season to the Randal Tyson Track Center in Fayetteville, Arkansas, this weekend as they compete against many of the nation’s top teams at the two-day Razorback Invitational running Friday and Saturday at the University of Arkansas.
It marks the first of three trips to the Randal Tyson Track Center for the Tigers and Lady Tigers this season as it will also play host to the Tyson Invitational and NCAA Championships in the coming weeks.
The University of Arkansas will play host to its annual Tyson Invitational indoor meet over two days from Feb. 13-14, while the Tigers and Lady Tigers will wrap up their indoor season with a return trip for the 2015 NCAA Division I Indoor Track & Field Championships running March 13-14 ahead of the start of the outdoor season.
Friday’s action at the Razorback Invitational gets underway for the Tigers and Lady Tigers at 5 p.m. CT in the field events followed by the first preliminary races on the track at 5:20 p.m. CT. The event continues Saturday with the first events on the track at noon CT followed by the first field events of the day at 1 p.m. and running through the 4×400-meter relays beginning at 4:15 p.m.
The SEC Network will feature one hour of live coverage each day at this year’s Razorback Invitational as fans can tune in from 5-6 p.m. CT on Friday and 12-1 p.m. CT on Saturday. Extended coverage of the event will be streamed live online on the SEC Network+ using ESPN3.com and the WatchESPN app from 5-8:30 p.m. on Friday and 12-4:45 p.m. on Saturday.