1958 SEC Champions Historical

1958 SEC Champions Historical (HM1VDU)

Location: Baton Rouge, LA 70802 East Baton Rouge Parish
Country: United States of America

N 30° 24.692', W 91° 11.125'

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Overall Record: 11-0 | SEC Record: 6-0Head Coach Paul DietzelThe legendary 1958 team compiled LSU's first perfect season since 1908 and became the first squad in school history to win the national title. Looking to build on a previous season record of 5-5, Coach Paul Dietzel's innovative three-platoon system - The White Team, the Go Team and the Chinese Bandits — revolutionized college football. The 1958 Tigers blew through SEC opponents, finishing the league slate with a perfect 6-0 record to win the SEC title. Among the wins was a Homecoming showdown against Florida in front of the first sellout crowd in Tiger Stadium history. LSU capped off the season with a Sugar Bowl win over Clemson, propelling the Tigers to a flawless 11-0 record.
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HM NumberHM1VDU
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Placed ByH.H. & Norma - Wilson & Dorman & Delores - Whatley
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Friday, October 28th, 2016 at 5:01pm PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)15R E 674300 N 3365785
Decimal Degrees30.41153333, -91.18541667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 30° 24.692', W 91° 11.125'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds30° 24' 41.52" N, 91° 11' 7.5" W
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Area Code(s)225
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling South
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1958 W Stadium Rd, Baton Rouge LA 70802, US
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