Baton Rouge in East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)
Ja'Marr Chase cemented his name as one of the top players in SEC history in 2019, winning the Biletnikoff Award as the nation's top receiver and becoming the first wide receiver in LSU history to earn unanimous All-America honors. In 2019, Chase led the nation in both receiving yards (1,780) and touchdowns (20), breaking the SEC mark in each of those categories: He capped his record-setting season with 221 receiving yards and two TDs in LSU's 42-25 win over Clemson in the CFP National Championship Game as the Tigers finished with a 15-0 mark. In two years at LSU, Chase caught 107 passes for 2,093 yards and 23 touchdowns.
Erected 2021 by Louisiana State University.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: African Americans • Education • Sports.
Location. 30° 24.67′ N, 91° 11.087′ W. Marker is in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, in East Baton Rouge Parish. Marker is on West Stadium Dive north of South Stadium Drive, on Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Baton Rouge LA 70803, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Josh Jasper (here, next to this marker); Ethan Pocic (here, next to this marker); Greedy Williams (here, next to this marker); Joe Burrow (here, next to this marker); Jalen Mills (here, next to this marker); Drake Nevis (here, next to this marker); Grant Delpit (here, next to this marker); Craig Steltz (here, next to this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Baton Rouge.
More about this marker. Marker is mounted on the Gordon & Shannon McKernan Family Wall, which honors 21st Century LSU Football All-Americans
Credits. This page was last revised on May 22, 2021. It was originally submitted on May 21, 2021, by Cajun Scrambler of Assumption, Louisiana. This page has been viewed 74 times since then and 10 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on May 21, 2021, by Cajun Scrambler of Assumption, Louisiana.