You may have already thought Tiger Stadium was the best one in the SEC, but now it’s official. USA Today ranked Tiger Stadium the best SEC stadium in the country. Texas A&M got the No. 2 spot, and LSU rival Alabama got No. 3.
“The loudest, craziest place in college football,” USA Today said in the ranking. “It once got so deafening during an Auburn-LSU game in 1988 that Tiger Stadium registered on a seismograph for 15-20 minutes. It’s since become known as the legendary ‘Earthquake Game.’ Les Miles likes to say Death Valley is where dreams go to die. And when you see the tiger eye starting at you from the 50-yard line, it’s not hard to fathom.”
USA Today ranked the stadiums on several factors. See below how Tiger Stadium fared: