Josh Ledet was scheduled to perform the National Anthem at the MSU Cowboys game this Saturday. His appearance there has been cancelled.

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The University released this statement:

Due to unforeseen circumstances, American Idol finalist Josh Ledet will not be performing the National Anthem at the McNeese football game tomorrow night. “Josh is a local celebrity with a tremendous voice and we regret that our fans will miss this opportunity to hear him,” Tommy McClelland, McNeese athletics director said. The Pride of McNeese Marching Band will perform the National Anthem at the conclusion of the pregame show. The McNeese Cowboys take on the University of Central Arkansas at 7 p.m. Saturday. For ticket information, call 337-562-4MSU. The ticket office will be open on Saturday at 10 a.m or log on to to purchase and print your tickets

The Gator 99.5 and broadcast of the game will start with the pre-game and coaches show at six Saturday. You can also listen on your smart phone with the free radio pup app.