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Bo Rein Named LSU Football Coach (1979)

Louisiana: The State We're In



Genre: News

Place Covered: Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 1979-11-30

Duration: 00:02:25

Subjects: Sports | FOOTBALL | Louisiana State University (Baton Rouge, La.) | LSU Tigers (Football team) | Dietzel, Paul F. | Rein, Bo, 1945-1980 | Football coaches


  • George, Beth Host
  • Dietzel, Paul Speaker


This segment from the November 30, 1979, episode of “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features LSU Athletic Director Paul Dietzel announcing the hiring of Bo Rein as the school’s new head football coach before the LSU Board of Supervisors. Host: Beth George