Trump gets a warm reception at Alabama-LSU game

President TrumpDonald John TrumpPence: It's not a "foregone conclusion" that lawmakers impeach Trump FBI identifies Pensacola shooter as Saudi Royal Saudi Air Force second lieutenant Trump calls Warren 'Pocahontas,' knocks wealth tax MORE received a loud, standing ovation at the Alabama-LSU football game Saturday afternoon.

He and first lady Melania TrumpMelania TrumpWhy we cherish — and guard — the White House gingerbread house The Hill's 12:30 Report: Job growth soars in November Impeachment hearing didn't go as Chairman Nadler planned MORE were recognized on the scoreboard early in the first quarter of the game.

This is the latest appearance the president has made at a sporting event, though it stands in stark contrast to other, less friendly receptions he's received.


When President Trump attended Game 5 of the Word Series in Washington, he was met with heavy boos and "lock him up" chants.

Last weekend, the president attended UFC 244 at Madison Square Garden and was met with more boos and scattered applause.


However, Bryant-Denny Stadium, one of college football's largest stadiums, erupted in applause when President Trump was shown.

Joining the president at the game were several Alabama lawmakers, including Sen. Richard ShelbyRichard Craig ShelbyDemocrats open door to repealing ObamaCare tax in spending talks On The Money: Economy adds 266K jobs in strong November | Lawmakers sprint to avoid shutdown | Appropriators to hold crucial talks this weekend | Trump asks Supreme Court to halt Deutsche Bank subpoenas Appropriators face crucial weekend to reach deal MORE (R).