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Don Ames
April 20, 2019 - 12:27 pm
According to a report by The Advocate, LSU basketball coach Will Wade will not have to testify at an upcoming corruption case in college basketball. That means Wade's statements caught by an FBI wiretap may never become public. On Friday, federal district judge Edgardo Ramos decided that Wade won't...
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Chris Miller
April 19, 2019 - 11:33 am
LSU men's basketball coach Will Wade likely won't have to testify in a trial on corruption in college basketball recruiting, after a federal judge's ruling, The Advocate reports. Wade was subpoenaed by the defense in the case against Christian Dawkins and Merl Code, Jr. Dawkins is an aspiring...
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Mar 22, 2017; Baton Rouge, LA, USA; LSU Tigers athletic director Joe Alleva introduces new basketball head coach Will Wade during a press conference at the LSU Student Union.
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Seth Dunlap
April 17, 2019 - 7:35 pm
I didn't expect to find myself in this place, putting fingers to keyboard in defense of ousted LSU Athletic Director Joe Alleva. Perhaps this isn't a defense of him, but a plea for the preservation of our sense of morality, of right and wrong, that so many have seemed to have forgotten in the wake...
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LSU officially reinstated Will Wade as the school’s head men’s basketball coach Monday morning after a protracted standoff over Wade’s refusal to meet with school officials about alleged possible recruiting violations. After Wade’s reinstatement, WWL’s Bobby Hebert said Monday afternoon on “Sports...
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Jan 23, 2019; Baton Rouge, LA, USA; LSU Tigers head coach Will Wade reacts to a play against Georgia Bulldogs in the first half at Maravich Assembly Center.
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Seth Dunlap
April 15, 2019 - 11:48 am
Will Wade was reinstated as head basketball coach yesterday at LSU, ending a more than five week standoff with the LSU administration. His reinstatement suggests LSU is willing to take any public relations hits, or NCAA sanctions, that come their way in the wake of Wade being caught on federal...
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April 15, 2019 - 6:54 am
After a standoff that lasted more than five weeks, LSU has reinstated head basketball coach Will Wade, according to a statement from the university’s vice chancellor and athletics director Joe Alleva. According to the statement, the decision was made after Wade met with officials of the university...
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Jim Hanzo
April 14, 2019 - 7:50 pm
Will Wade has been reinstated as coach of the LSU basketball team, according to a statement by the university Sunday night. LSU Athletics Director and Vice Chancellor Joe Alleva released the following statement on Sunday night: “The LSU Athletics Department today agreed to reinstate Will Wade as...
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Chuck Cook-USA TODAY Sports
April 13, 2019 - 6:43 am
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) _ LSU officials say their first meeting with suspended basketball coach Will Wade has taken place but that there is not yet a resolution regarding Wade's long-term status. A written statement from the university says ``it is unlikely LSU makes any decisions today regarding...
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April 12, 2019 - 7:34 am
Matt Doyle reporting from the WWL Baton Rouge Bureau... LSU Basketball Coach Will Wade will meet today with LSU and NCAA officials in the first official meeting between the groups since the coach was suspended for alleged recruiting violations. Tiger Rag Associate Editor Tyler Nunez says the...
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Seth Dunlap
April 11, 2019 - 7:35 pm
Add two more names to the list of LSU Tigers who have declared for the NBA Draft. Freshmen Javonte Smart and Emmitt Williams announced their declarations on Thursday, joining freshman Naz Reid, sophomore Tremont Waters, and junior Skylar Mays as Tigers' underclassmen to throw their name in a...
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