LSU takes down Memphis on the road; Wade notches 100th career win
LSU men's basketball head coach Will Wade notched his 100th career win as the men's basketball team defeated Memphis, 71-61, in its first true road contest of the seaosn Thursday night in the FedEx Forum.
LSU opens SEC play with a contest against Kentucky on Jan. 3 at 7:30 p.m. CT at the Maravich Center.
LSU held the lead for only 15:15 of the contest as there were 11 lead changes and 10 ties throughout the game.
Tremont Waters led the Tigers in scoring with 18 points. The freshman also had a team-best eight assists.
Wayde Sims recorded a team-best seven rebounds and tacked on eight points.
In his second game back from injury, Brandon Sampson played 25 minutes, recorded 12 points and one rebound.
Desktop NewsClick to open Continuous News in a sidebar that updates in real-time.
Officer shot, killed in Mandeville was former Marine; leaves behind 7 children
East Baton Rouge on track to break record number of overdose deaths
FEMA issues Livingston Parish deadline for flood prevention master plan
Zachary man drowns while attempting elaborate marriage proposal in Tanzania
Police officer dead, another injured after shooting in Mandeville
Southern Center Jaylon Brinson excited to play in front of home town
Fans' Choice Award Winner 2019: Week 1- Isaiah Jones
Coach O Postgame after Lsu defeats Texas 45-38
Hunter Register leads Southern's offense despite loss to McNeese
Taylor Bannister's journey to becoming a LSU Volleyball Superstar