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Hurricane Harvey might move LSU-BYU from Houston, but where are they planning to go?

AdvoCare Texas Kickoff Update: Hurricane Harvey might move LSU-BYU from Houston, but where are they planning to go?


Louisiana State and BYU are expected to start their football seasons in the AdvoCare Texas Kickoff at Houston’s NRG Stadium on Sunday, but catastrophic flooding in Southeast TX therefore of Tropical Surprise Harvey likely means the overall game will be relocated to some other city.

Hurricane Harvey's landfall in Southeast TX has resulted in catastrophic flooding in the Houston area. College football lines offered this season for the sake of players and fans.

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For the 3rd time in 3 years, LSU is coping with a weather situation wreaking havoc on a casino game it was expected to play from its Baton Rouge campus. The Tigers are expected to start against BYU in the AdvoCare Texas Kick off in Houston on Sunday, Sept. 2.

Officers from both institutions found with ESPN on Weekend to go over moving the overall game from Houston NRG Stadium. Two potential relocation sites are Tiger Stadium or New Orleans Mercedes-Benz Superdome. A source advised SB Country on Weekend that both colleges are focused on playing the overall game Saturday in another type of city. BYU will not allow its athletic groups that can be played on Sundays, per college or university policy relative to the Cathedral of Jesus Christ of Last mentioned Day Saints.

The Advocates Ross Dellenger records Nashville, Orlando, and perhaps Jacksonville is also in awareness. The AdvoCare game is possessed by the subsidiary of ESPN, indicating the network will have the ultimate decision on relocation, with the source from the universities.

LSU associate marketing communications director Costs Franques said Weekend LSU Athletics Director Joe Alleva advised him the overall game would probably be moved, however, the decision eventually sits with ESPN, which possesses the privileges to the overall game. The Advocates Ross Dellenger reported Monday that game officers come to out to representatives from at least five locations, including Nashville, Orlando, Dallas and New Orleans. LSU is happy to web host BYU at Tiger Stadium in Baton Rouge if Saturday's game is changed, but ESPN and BYU representatives may want to relocate the overall game to another natural site.

In 2016, LSU's highway game at Florida was shifted to Baton Rouge amid Hurricane Matthew. In 2015, flooding in SC relocated Tigers-Gamecocks to Baton Rouge.

The Houston Cougars shifted Aug. 26 and 27 techniques to the Longhorns Austin campus, with UHs next game expected for Sept. 2 at UTSA. Sam Houston Talk about postponed an Aug. 27 home game against Richmond. Grain and Texas Southern opened the growing season on the highway; Grain and SHSU are off next weekend.

The Owls are going for a wait and find out approach.

TSU is planned that can be played in Houston against Prairie View A&M on Sept. 2. Most area campuses were also finished early on for the weekend.

The Houston Texans are abroad in, of most places, New Orleans. The Texans have kept joint routines with the Saints this week and enjoyed them in a preseason game Sunday evening. The Texans are planned to hold the Dallas Cowboys at NRG on Thursday night. Both of Houston professional sports clubs, the Dynamo and Dash, canceled game titles this weekend. The Astros are in California for a weekend series, nonetheless, they are scheduled to try out the TX Rangers starting Thursday. They're in a positioning pattern.

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