The petition worked!

LSU has decided to cancel classes the day before and after the National Championship game.

That's according to a daily staff report from The Daily Reveille.

The school newspaper reports that the LSU board of supervisors canceled classes on Monday and Tuesday during their monthly meeting on Friday.

LSU is set to play the Clemson Tigers in New Orleans on Monday.

Kick-off is set for 7:15 p.m.