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2018 Schedule
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Wade creating new expectations at LSU (4:11)

Paul Biancardi Basketball Recruiting 

Top 60 prospect Tre Mann told ESPN that he holds offers from. Florida, Florida State, Memphis, Tennessee, UCF, USF, Georgia Tech, Texas A&M, Alabama & LSU. Mann is a scoring point guard with elevation, range and accuracy on his jump shot.

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Five-star Emmitt Williams said he plans to visit LSU and Florida the next two weekends. Visited Oregon last weekend. Also wants to see Duke.

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Scout's Take: ESPN 100 PF Naz Reid picks LSU

Considered to have NBA-level talent, Naz Reid is expected to give LSU scoring punch away from or near the hoop to go with his rebounding ability.

Paul Biancardi Basketball Recruiting 

Naz Reid to LSU. Reid joins Javonte Smart to give Will Wade two ESPN 100 prospects for 2018.

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Five-star recruit Reid picks LSU over Arizona

Nazreon Reid, the No. 6-ranked power forward and the No. 18 overall recruit in the ESPN 100 for 2018, committed to LSU over Arizona on Tuesday.

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

Will Wade has now landed three top-35 recruits since taking over at LSU: Naz Reid and Javonte Smart in 2018, Tremont Waters in 2017.

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

Naz Reid to ESPN: "I chose LSU because it fits my style of play. I feel as if I'm home when I'm around the coaching staff and players."

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

Five-star forward Naz Reid just committed to LSU. No. 18 in the ESPN 100.

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

Official visits for ESPN 100 forward Darius Days: • Louisville: 9/15 • Ohio State: 9/26 • UNC: 10/7 • LSU: 10/20 Planning a Xavier trip as well.

'It's going to be a historical year for the SEC' (3:58)
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LSU coach: Bigby-Williams to transfer to Tigers

Forward Kavell Bigby-Williams, who helped Oregon advance to the Final Four in a reserve role last season, will transfer to LSU, Tigers coach Will Wade said.

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

Five-star forward Naz Reid is down to LSU and Arizona. No. 7 in the ESPN 100.

Paul Biancardi Basketball Recruiting 

Top 100 prospect Eric Ayala informs ESPN that he will be staying in the class of 2018 and will not be reclassifying up to 2017. He also tells Espn that his final list of schools are Arizona, Syracuse , Miami Indiana ,LSU ,Ohio State, Oregon Georgetown and Maryland.


What Porter brings to Mizzou

Bernie Miklasz details the Jontay Porter commit, what the Porter's presence means for Mizzou and the hope the program now provides for fans.

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

Five-star Nazreon Reid said he has visits set up in September to UCLA and Kansas. Already been to LSU, also wants to visit Kentucky and Arizona.

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College basketball isn't that far off. And to get you set for the season -- as well as for holiday viewing plans -- ESPN unveiled the brackets for six holiday tournaments. The Maui Jim Maui Invitational is Nov. 20-22.

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LSU makes statement with No. 27 recruit Smart

Point guard Javonte Smart, the No. 27 recruit in the ESPN 100 for 2018, picked LSU over Kansas, Kentucky, Oklahoma State, UCLA and Florida.

Paul Biancardi Basketball Recruiting 

Espn 100 Javonte Smart stays at home to play for Will Wade at LSU.

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

ESPN 100 point guard Javonte Smart has committed to LSU. Huge pickup for Will Wade.

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

Five-star power forward Naz Reid tells ESPN he will begin an official visit to LSU tomorrow.

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Team Stats

Points Per Game74.8133rd
Rebounds Per Game36.1152nd
Assists Per Game12.8225th
Points Allowed83.0339th

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Tournament History

Final Fours4
Tournament Record24-24
Championship SeasonsNone
Tournament Appearances21