Originally created 03/17/04

LSU football team visits White House



BATON ROUGE, La. -- LSU's BCS national champion football team will visit President Bush at the White House next week.

The Tigers will meet Bush at the White House on Tuesday, March 23, and will present him with a national championship game jersey from the Tigers' 21-14 win over Oklahoma in the Sugar Bowl.

In addition to the stop at the White House, the Tigers will visit with the Louisiana delegation at the nation's capitol and tour several monuments in the mall area of Washington.