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  1. LSU signs three ESPN 100 hoop stars

    Gary Laney

    BATON ROUGE, La. -- On the court, Johnny Jones hasn't seen his first big test yet. In recruiting, however, the first-year LSU coach won big on Wednesday. LSU received national letters of intent from three ESPN 100 players: forwards Jarrell Mart...

    Blog | November 15, 2012
  2. Tiny Tigers have big dreams

    Gary Laney

    BATON ROUGE, La. -- Anthony Hickey has a new look this season. Gone are the thick dreadlocks that became his signature look during a freshman season in which he averaged 8.9 points and 3.8 assists. He now sports a close-cut look that makes him loo...

    Blog | October 11, 2012
  3. Big recruiting week for LSU's Jones

    Gary Laney

    BATON ROUGE, La. -- When Johnny Jones was hired as LSU's basketball coach in the spring, he came with the reputation of being a top-notch recruiter. Evidence of that has been pouring in this week. Just two days after the Tigers landed a commitm...

    Blog | September 30, 2012
  4. LSU adds biggest in a 'big'-heavy class

    Gary Laney

    Remember the summer when new coach Johnny Jones struggled mightily to find big men for LSU? Seems like a long time ago now. Jordan Mickey, a 6-foot-8 forward from Arlington, Texas, announced Thursday that he was the third commitment for LSU's 2...

    Blog | September 28, 2012
  5. Men's hoops: Tigers look to small ball

    Gary Laney

    BATON ROUGE -- If you are waiting for a last-minute arrival of a mystery big man for LSU's men's basketball team, don't bother. Head coach Johnny Jones said Friday in an exclusive interview with GeauxTigerNation he's counting on what will probably...

    Blog | August 24, 2012
  6. Collins gives LSU 'complete' look

    Gary Laney

    When point guard Corban Collins became LSU's fifth recruit for the 2012 basketball signing class last week, it gave a look of completion for Johnny Jones' first Tigers signing class. Sort of. Collins gives LSU two true point guards (along with ...

    Blog | June 19, 2012
  7. LSU adds point guard Collins to 2012 class

    Gary Laney

    Corban Collins, who became LSU's fifth commitment for Johnny Jones' first basketball signing class Thursday, initially planned to go back to Massanutten Military Academy in Woodstock, Va. for a second school year in the fall. When he arrived for h...

    Blog | June 14, 2012
  8. Hammink follows dad's footsteps to LSU

    Gary Laney

    On Monday afternoon, LSU landed its first Johnny Jones basketball recruit in Shavon Coleman. Just hours later, news of another Tigers recruit surfaced. Shane Hammink, a 6-foot-6 guard/forward from Holland via Canarias Basketball Academy in Spain, ...

    Blog | April 23, 2012
  9. F Shavon Coleman signs with LSU

    Gary Laney

    Johnny Jones has his first recruit as LSU's men's basketball coach. Shavon Coleman, a 6-foot-6, 200-pound wing from Howard College in Texas via Thibodaux, La., signed with LSU Monday afternoon. Coleman, who averaged 14.7 points, 6.6 rebounds an...

    Blog | April 23, 2012
  10. New LSU coach to face recruiting challenge

    Gary Laney

    By now, it's clear what challenges the new LSU men's basketball coach will face when he gets the job. On the plus side, he will likely be paid well, with the potential for more if he's successful thanks to LSU's ample athletic budget. He will have...

    Blog | April 13, 2012
  11. Shavon Coleman waiting to see

    Gary Laney

    Last week, Howard College small forward Shavon Coleman said he would be ready to announce his senior college choice around the start of the national signing period Wednesday. But with LSU as one of his three favorites, and with the Tigers working ...

    Blog | April 09, 2012
  12. One more visit for hoops target Coleman

    Gary Laney

    Shavon Coleman has a third official visit set up before the regular signing period for college basketball begins April 11, a week from Wednesday. And Texas Tech, where the 6-foot-6 wing from Howard College in Texas via Thibodaux, La., is scheduled...

    Blog | April 02, 2012
  13. Tigers look for athleticism in hoops

    Gary Laney

    Today is three weeks before the start of college basketball's regular (most call it "late") signing period April 11 and while there has been precious little news from the LSU front, there is plenty to watch for as the period nears. LSU coach Trent...

    Blog | March 21, 2012
  14. Coleman rates LSU visit "a 10"

    Gary Laney

    If one had to pick a most glaring weakness for LSU in its recently completed 18-15 men's basketball season, it might be either backcourt size - it's safe to say Andre Stringer was the only 5-foot-9 shooting guard in the SEC - or overall athleticism. ...

    Blog | March 19, 2012