LSU Athletics generated $397.5 million in new sales | TigerDroppings.com
Sports Forums
Message Boards
LSU Football
Discuss LSU Sports with fellow Tiger fans
LSU Recruiting
Discuss the future of LSU Football
SEC Football
Mingle with SEC fans from all schools
New Orleans Saints
Discuss the Saints with fellow Who Dats
New Orleans Pelicans
Get the latest info on the Pelicans
Pro sports
Discuss NFL, NBA, MLB, NCAA and more
Fantasy Football
Read this board, dominate your league
Soccer
Discuss the world's most popular sport
More Forums
Off-Topic Board
Abandon all hope, ye who enter here
Tech Board
Discuss the latest in technology
Outdoors Board
Discuss hunting, fishing and more
Movie TV Reviews
All things Hollywood are discussed here
Music Board
Discuss your favorite artists, songs, etc
Political Blog
Debate local, state, and federal issues
Money Blog
Discuss a wide range of financial issues
Fark
Fark this...
Video Game Reviews Tips
Break down the latest video game releases
Food and Drink
Recipes, reviews, cooking tips and more
LSU Tickets
Buy, sell and trade your way to any event
Help Board
Need help with the site?

LSU Athletics generated $397.5 million in new sales

Tim Heitman-USA TODAY Sports
According to a updated study performed by former LSU economics professor Dr. Loren C. Scott, LSU Athletics generated $397.5 million in new sales to Baton Rouge area firms, including $119.7 million in new household earnings...
quote:

The report, “It’s Not Just Entertainment: The Economic Impact of LSU Sports on Louisiana and The Baton Rouge Metro,” tracks the direct and indirect effects of LSU Athletics on the local and statewide economy. The study is the third done by Scott on LSU Athletics. Scott’s first report on LSU Athletics was released in May of 1991 with the second in January of 2002.

“LSU Athletics are a community investment,” LSU Vice Chancellor and Director of Athletics Joe Alleva said. “This study shows the important impact that LSU Athletics have on the community, and how important it is for the community to help LSU Athletics through traffic, parking and support.”
Complete Story
Filed Under: LSU Sports

Comments (2) - Add Comments

1
0
Report Abuse
Navytiger74 - 13 months ago
That photo is kinda funny.
4
0
Report Abuse
Old Money - 13 months ago
Alpha
Add a Comment
LATEST HEADLINES
Memphis Wants Home-And-Home Series With LSU
The series would begin next season in Baton Rouge.
2
SEC Spring Breakout Players: Malachi Dupre
Dupre caught 14 passes for 318 yards and 5 TD's as a freshman in 2014
Four-Star CB John Broussard Announcing Thursday
LSU is one of his final three schools.
5
Jameis Winston Recruiting La'el Collins To Tampa
Teams are starting to push hard for Collins now.
8
La'el Collins Meets With Dolphins & Former LSU Teammates
This is the second NFL team to meet with Collins this week.
4
7
LSU's Aaron Epps Has Surgery, Out 6-8 weeks
Epps appeared in 14 games last season.
2
Report: Rex Ryan Meets With La’el Collins
Ryan was in Baton Rouge on Monday night.
7
Coach Paul Mainieri Said Jake Latz Won't Pitch This Season
Latz has been dealing with a stress reaction in his left throwing elbow.
Two Former LSU Tigers Are Candidates For Madden 16 Cover
Voting for the semifinal round begins Monday, May 4th.
7
Cowboys Don't Pick Up Option On Former LSU CB Morris Claiborne
Claiborne was drafted by the Cowboys with sixth overall pick in 2012.
5