ESPN wrote: LSU's season-opener against Appalachian State on Saturday has been moved to 11 a.m. ET because of the approach of Tropical Storm Gustav.
"Public safety concerns override game-day concerns," said Charles Zewe, chief spokesman for the LSU System, according to the New Orleans Times-Picayune.
The defending BCS national champion Tigers had been scheduled to face Appalachian State at 4 p.m. ET.