CFP Title Game 2020: New Orleans Pelicans' Josh Hart supports LSU, wears Joe Burrow jersey

Erik Hall
Lafayette Daily Advertiser
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Ahead of the LSU football team facing Clemson in the 2020 College Football Playoff National Championship, New Orleans Pelicans forward Josh Hart showed his support for the LSU Tigers. 

Hart wore a Joe Burrow No. 9 jersey, which the Pelicans tweeted a picture of Monday. 

Under the white No. 9 Burrow jersey, Hart wore a purple hooded sweatshirt.

The tweet from the Pelicans said, "#PelicansGameday x @LSUfootball Gameday. It's a vibe. #LouisianaLove."

Hart is in his first season with the New Orleans Pelicans after spending two years with the Los Angels Lakers

In college, Hart attended Villanova, which does not have a Football Bowl Subdivision (FBS) level football team. Villanova football competes at the FCS level.

Nov 9, 2019; Charlotte, NC, USA; New Orleans Pelicans guard Josh Hart (3) reacts after getting called for a foul in the second half against the Charlotte Hornets at Spectrum Center. Mandatory Credit: Jeremy Brevard-USA TODAY Sports

The New Orleans Pelicans face the Detroit Pistons on Monday night in Detroit. 

This season, Hart has played in 33 games for the Pelicans. He's averaging 10.8 points and 5.9 rebounds per game. 

The Pelicans also tweeted a photo of Hart wearing the Joe Burrow jersey on Saturday. They tweet with that photo said, "You already know who we got. #GeauxTigers @LSUFootball"

Erik Hall is the lead digital producer for sports with the USA Today Network. You can find him on Twitter @HallErik

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