recruiting

Trendon Watford
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Seth Dunlap
May 20, 2019 - 10:32 pm
It's not all doom-and-gloom for LSU basketball. The Tigers received a much needed boost to their 2019 recruiting class with the commitment from five-star forward Trendon Watford on Monday. Watford, the No. 17 ranked recruit in the country according to 247Sports, chose to play at LSU over Memphis,...
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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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March 07, 2019 - 1:48 pm
Tyler Nunez, Assistant Editor of Tiger Rag A scathing report from Yahoo Sports on Thursday cited a wiretap containing Will Wade discussing an unknown “offer” for a potential recruit, they may have involved LSU freshman guard Javonte Smart. Wade has been subpoenaed for the second college basketball...
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Mark Menard
November 13, 2018 - 6:26 pm
LSU's football recruiting department has pulled off a major coup for the 2019 class as Destrehan running back John Emery has decided he'll play for the Tigers. Emery, ranked the second-best running back in the country by 247Sports.com and third-best rusher by Rivals.com, had previously committed...
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Seth Dunlap
August 22, 2018 - 10:21 pm
Brother Martin High School has been fined $1,000 and put on probation for a full calendar year by the LHSAA for recruiting violations by the football program and head coach Mark Bonis. The penalties were handed out Wednesday after an extended investigation into allegations levied by an unnamed...
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Apr 16, 2016; Baton Rouge, LA, USA; LSU Tigers defensive coordinator Dave Aranda looks on during the Spring Game at Tiger Stadium.
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There are many who believe the LSU defense could be as good, and deep, as it's been in years. Count defensive coordinator Dave Aranda among those, as he told Bobby Hebert on our special edition of 'Sports Talk' that he feels very confident about the talent level, especially among the front seven. “...
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Two weeks ago QB Joe Burrow transferred as a graduate of Ohio State to LSU. Considering the timing after Spring practice had closed for LSU, and after Myles Brennan, Lowell Narcisse and Justin McMillan were battling it out for who could be the top QB this year for the Tigers. "He was the best...
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Nov 4, 2017; Tuscaloosa, AL, USA; LSU Tigers head coach Ed Orgeron walks back to the sidelines after a time out against the Alabama Crimson Tide during the first quarter at Bryant-Denny Stadium
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Seth Dunlap
April 20, 2018 - 8:34 pm
Ask LSU fans what they’re excited about. Most will stop and talk about Will Wade, Naz Reid, Emmitt Williams, and the Tigers’ basketball program. Many will talk about Paul Mainieri's young LSU baseball team. D-D Breaux and LSU Gymnastics may get some love. Nary a peep about LSU football. That's not...
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Seth Dunlap
February 25, 2018 - 8:39 pm
LSU basketball coach Will Wade is under investigation by the NCAA for his recruiting tactics, according to a report by Yahoo Sports. LSU's Will Wade drawing scrutiny from NCAA for recruiting tactics, sources tell @PeteThamel : https://t.co/U2oatL5CHi pic.twitter.com/dkis0uBGqX — Yahoo Sports (@...
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