BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) -- LSU coach Les Miles rode out Hurricane Isaac on Wednesday at the Tigers' football operations building, where he and members of his staff continued planning for Saturday night's scheduled home opener against North Texas.
Players for the third-ranked Tigers were given the option of staying in their own apartments, at the football operations building or in Tiger Stadium.
"All those guys that will be in their own apartments off campus have been told to reconcile where they're at and recognize this is a significant storm and that they need to be safe," Miles said on the Southeastern Conference's weekly conference call with coaches.
Miles added that those who had the opportunity to be with family in south Louisiana were encouraged to consider that option as well.
"Each guy's really been given that choice," Miles said. ""They had time to find the safest shelter and hunker down."
Wednesday's practice was cancelled, and Miles said he was hoping his players would...