LSU  head coach Les Miles


The second-ranked LSU Tigers open up SEC play on Saturday, when coach Les miles' squad travels to Auburn, Alabama, to take on the Auburn Tigers.

LSU, improved to 3-0 last week, by crushing the Idaho Vandals, 63-14. the Tigers have outscored their opponents, 145-31, this year.

Tigers' Quarterback Zach Mettenberger has completed 48-of-66 passes for 609 yards and four touchdowns this years, but the offense boasts a powerful running game, led by Kenny Hilliard, who has 303 yards and six touchdowns.

Auburn, who has lost five straight games to ranked opponents, defeated ULM, 31-28, in overtime last week, to move to 1-2 on the season.

Quarterback Kiehl Frazier paces the Auburn offense, with 449 passing yards, to go along with two touchdowns.

Kick-off time is scheduled for 6 pm.