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2019 Schedule
28-7, 1st in SEC
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1dJeff Borzello

Miller, Wade won't have to testify in hoops trial

A judge in a federal court ruled Friday that Arizona coach Sean Miller and LSU coach Will Wade will not have to testify in next week's federal trial into college basketball corruption.

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3dChris Low

Woodward named LSU AD to replace Alleva

Athletic director Scott Woodward is leaving Texas A&M to take on the same role at LSU after Joe Alleva said Wednesday he will leave his post for a new position at the university.

Finebaum: Will Wade's reinstatement 'baffling' (2:15)
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6dJeff Borzello

LSU reinstates coach Wade after NCAA meeting

During a meeting Friday with LSU and NCAA officials, Will Wade "answered all questions and denied any wrongdoing in connection with recently reported allegations of irregularities in college basketball recruiting," the school's AD said.

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8d

Wade meets with LSU, NCAA; no decision Friday

Suspended LSU basketball coach Will Wade met with university and NCAA officials, but according to a school spokesman no decisions regarding Wade are expected Friday.

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9dMark Schlabach

Suspended Wade to meet with LSU, NCAA reps

Basketball coach Will Wade, who was suspended by LSU late in the regular season, will meet with school and NCAA officials on Friday in Baton Rouge, LSU senior athletics director Robert Munson confirmed to ESPN.

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9d

LSU's Smart, cleared after probe, heads to draft

LSU guard Javonte Smart, whose recruitment led to the suspension of coach Will Wade, has declared for the NBA draft. He averaged 11.1 points as a freshman for the Tigers. Fellow freshman Emmitt Williams also declared his draft eligibility Thursday.

This Just In  

LSU guard Javonte Smart (11.1 PPG, 3.3 RPG) declared his eligibility for the NBA draft in an announcement Thursday on Instagram. Smart's recruitment by coach Will Wade became the focus of an investigation after FBI wiretaps reportedly picked up Wade saying he made a "strong-ass offer" to a person associated with Smart.

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15dMark Schlabach

Feds motion to bar Miller, Wade testimony at trial

Federal prosecutors have filed a motion asking a federal judge to prevent Arizona's Sean Miller and LSU's Will Wade from testifying at a bribery trial involving college basketball corruption.

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17d

LSU freshman Reid to hire agent, enter draft

Center Naz Reid, who averaged 13.6 points and 7.2 rebounds for LSU during his freshman season, said he'll enter the NBA draft and hire an agent.

26d

Courtside: Sweet 16, Elite 8 Preview

Seth Greenberg, Dan Dakich and Chris Cotter break down every game of the Sweet 16, including those in the South (2:05), Midwest (10:08), East (17:10) and West (26:33). Plus, they look ahead to potential Elite 8 matchups (32:35). Who will advance to the Final 4 in Minneapolis? The guys discuss!

Marc J. Spears The Undefeated 

Former LSU and NBA guard Randy Livingston is expected to be named the boys' varsity basketball head coach at his alma mater New Orleans Isadore Newman School on Monday, a source said.

Paul Sabin ESPN Analytics 

BPI favorites were 8-0 in the round of 32 on Saturday despite LSU and Auburn having less than a 55% chance to win. On Sunday there could be less drama as Texas Tech, who has a 71% chance to beat Buffalo, is the most vulnerable favorite per espn.com/bpi .

Waters knew he 'had to make a play' to lift LSU past Maryland (1:09)

Andrea Adelson ESPN Staff Writer 

LSU. Victorious.

Andrea Adelson ESPN Staff Writer 

Tremont Waters hit the shot of his life to send LSU to the Sweet 16, as the Tigers furiously held off Maryland and the Terrapins' comeback from a 15-point deficit in what amounted to the best, wildest game of the tournament so far. LSU players piled on each other on the court after clinching the win.

Team Stats

Points Per Game80.4
Rebounds Per Game38.7
Assists Per Game12.9
Points Allowed73.1221st

Tournament History

Final Fours4
Tournament Record24-24
Championship SeasonsNone
Tournament Appearances21