Turns out it wasn't a case of hacking by some tech-savvy Crimson Tide fan.
Turns out it wasn't a case of hacking by some tech-savvy Crimson Tide fan. The company that hosts LSU's official online merchandise store says it was an error by a designer that led to Alabama merch being displayed on LSUshop.net for a few hours Sunday evening. Bama and LSU play each other for the national title in January in the Superdome and their respective fan bases aren't exactly friendly.
However, a spokesman for Team FanShop says the University of Alabama didn't profit from the snafu: the Bama merchandise could not be purchased through the LSU site.
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A screen shot of the LSUshop.net website Sunday evening