How to watch LSU football

The LSU Tigers are a college football team that represents Louisiana State University in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. The Tigers compete in the Western Division of the Southeastern Conference (SEC) in the National Collegiate Athletic Association’s (NCAA) Division I.

The LSU Tigers have four national titles, with the most recent coming in 2019, plus 16 conference titles and nine division titles. Two former Tigers players have won the Heisman Trophy, which is an annual award honoring the star college football player during a season. Its most recent recipient of the award was Joe Burrows, the current Cincinnati Bengals quarterback, in 2019, and the other was Billy Cannon back in 1959. LSU had 41 former players on active 2020 National Football League (NFL) rosters, which could only be bettered by Alabama (56) and Ohio State (50).

This article will explore how to watch the LSU Tigers and the streaming services that show Tigers live games.

What channels show LSU Tigers games?

LSU Tigers games are shown on ABC, CBS, ESPN, FOX Sports 1, SEC Network, and SEC Network+. Streaming services DIRECTV STREAM, Fubo, Hulu + Live TV, and YouTube TV include all of these channels in their standard channel lineups, Tigers games that are shown on CBS will also be available on Paramount+, which costs $9.99/mo.

Streaming the LSU Tigers live without cable

DIRECTV STREAM FuboSling TVHulu + Live TVYouTube TV
FOX Sports 1
SEC Network+ $11

How to watch the LSU Tigers on DIRECTV STREAM

The Entertainment plan, which is the most basic DIRECTV STREAM plan which costs $74.99/mo. And it has a decent channel lineup, including 5 that you need to watch Alabama football. But to also get SEC Network, you need to upgrade to the Choice plan which is $99.99/mo., which comes with 105+ channels.

This option is pretty decent, considering that you end up paying around the same as the other services. And like other options, you get to watch plenty of on-demand programming through the live TV channels. However, it doesn’t come with a streaming library of its own.

New subscribers can take advantage of a 5-day free trial before subscribing.


How to watch the LSU Tigers on Fubo

If you’re a sports fan, Fubo is the best option to catch the LSU Tigers football team live. Fubo is a sports-focused streaming service. So although you get a diverse range of channels, many of them focus on live sports from national and international events. And you get more than 150 channels for $74.99/mo.

Among these, you can find all of the channels you need to watch LSU Tigers football. That means you get ABC, CBS, ESPN, ESPN2, FOX Sports 1, and SEC Network at no extra cost. Plus, you get thousands of on-demand programs through the live TV channels, although it doesn’t have a dedicated streaming library, unlike Hulu.

If you like what Fubo offers, sign up to enjoy the service for free for a week before committing to it. Before that, you can also get more details about the packages and features through our Fubo review.

New subscribers can stream Fubo for free for 7 days.

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How to watch the LSU Tigers on Sling TV

As for those who need something that’s more affordable than other streaming services, Sling TV makes the most sense. The service offers plans for as low as $40/mo., which makes it almost twice as affordable as the other streaming options. But the choice of channels is slightly more limited.

The Sling Orange plan gives you access to 30+ channels, including ESPN and ESPN2. And the Sling Blue plan comes with 40+ channels, including FOX Sports 1 and in select markets, you can stream ABC. To get all 3, you need the $55/mo. Sling Orange + Blue plan.

And if you also want SEC Network, you’ll need the Sports Extra add-on for $11/mo. But it’s missing CBS.  As for on-demand programming, you can watch it through the live TV channels only since there’s no streaming library.

Still, this is one of the most affordable ways to catch the LSU Tigers football live stream. You can get more details about the add-ons and features in our Sling TV review.

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How to watch the LSU Tigers on Hulu + Live TV

For those who love the hit originals from Hulu, a Hulu + Live TV subscription is the best way to stream LSU Tigers football. This includes 85+ live channels in addition to The Disney Bundle which is the 10,000+ on-demand titles from Hulu’s streaming library, tons of shows and movies from Disney+, and thousands of hours of live sports on ESPN+. And you get all of this for $69.99/mo.

The live TV channel lineup includes all 6 of the channels you need to watch LSU Tigers football live. So you get ABC, CBS, ESPN, ESPN2, FOX Sports 1, and SEC Network without paying any additional fees.

If this sounds good to you, sign up, plus you can stream live sports on ESPN+ as The Disney Bundle is included. Before you sign up, you can also check out our Hulu + Live TV review to get more info about its features and how it works.

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How to Watch the LSU Tigers on Paramount+

CBS will be home to select LSU Tigers games throughout the season, and you can watch all of the action live on the gridiron for only $9.99 per month, or save 16% by subscribing annually for $99.99 to the Premium plan. Also, you can stream thousands of hours of shows, movies, and live sports, including the NFL.

New subscribers can stream Paramount+ for free for one week.

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How to Watch the LSU Tigers on Vidgo

Don’t miss a second of live LSU Tigers football games with the Plus plan from Vidgo. For $69.99 per month, you can stream live games on ABC, ESPN, ESPN2, SEC Network, FS1, and over 110 live channels. Plus, record your favorite moments throughout the season with DVR.

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How to watch the LSU Tigers on YouTube TV

For those who need a comprehensive streaming solution, you can also go for YouTube TV. The service gives you a diverse mix of live TV channels with 100+ options for $72.99/mo. Not only this, you get unlimited cloud DVR storage by default with the service. And you can keep your recordings for up to 9 months.

The channel lineup includes all 6 of the channels you need to stream LSU football. This means ABC, CBS, ESPN, ESPN2, FOX Sports 1, and SEC Network are all available at no extra cost. You even get to watch thousands of on-demand programs through live TV channels, although it doesn’t have a streaming library of its own.

If you like the prospect of cord-cutting with unlimited cloud DVR storage, sign up to try the service for a week. You can also get more details about the service’s features and add-ons in our YouTube TV review.

Sign up for YouTube TV

Other Ways to Watch the LSU Tigers

Some LSU games may be available to stream on ESPN+ and you can subscribe for only $9.99 per month or $99.99 per year. Peacock will be home to select college football games and if Auburn is playing on the streamer you can watch live for only $9.99 per month, or $99.99 per year.

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