LSU will begin its quest for a third national championship in the past 10 years as the Tigers open the 2012 season with a matchup against North Texas on Saturday.
Obviously, this is just about as one-sided as a football game can get when looking at the matchup on paper.
LSU is a favorite to return to the national championship this season after a undefeated regular season last year. On the other end, North Texas struggled to a 5-7 mark last season while playing in the Sun Belt Conference. This game shouldn't be close, but still, LSU should not overlook the Mean Green.
Let's go ahead and break down seven keys to LSU beating North Texas in Baton Rouge this weekend.