Tag Archives: Trent Johnson

The Hiring Of Johnny Jones

After reviewing tweets, posts and comments on various blogs and outlets, I think LSU fans reacted in 2 ways to the hiring of Johnny Jones. Some loved the hire, and others were extremely disappointed. Continue reading

LSU Welcomes Johnny Jones Back Home

LSU officials ended all the rumors and speculation which started today with Tubby Smith be rumored as the new coach and ended with the hiring of former Tiger Johnny Jones from UNT. Continue reading

A Rudderless Ship

With Tubby Smith the newest name to surface in LSU’s coaching search, I can only come to 2 conclusions. LSU AD Joe Alleva is either being extremely thorough, or he is just drifting aimlessly hoping for a miracle. Continue reading

I Can’t Argue With Clarence Caesar

Clarence Ceasar was one of my favorite LSU basketball players who starred at LSU with Shaquille O’Neal in the early 90’s. Ceasar was also infamous for being the catalyst that started a huge fight between football and basketball players. So when Clarence Caesar talks, I must listen. Continue reading

Foundation Of LSU Basketball Is Solid

UConn will not be eligible to play in any postseason games this coming year including the NCAA tournament because of something called APR. Not only are the Huskies banned from postseason play, but any players who are in their last year of eligibility can transfer to any school and play immediately.

Another strong selling point for any coach coming into LSU is that Trent Johnson left the school in good academic standing. Continue reading

Pastner Denies Talking To LSU

Let the denials and behind the scenes shenanigans begin. Every coach denies they are looking for a job until they sign on the dotted line.

University of Memphis basketball coach Josh Pastner refuted a published report today that he has reached out to LSU about its head coaching vacancy. Continue reading

LSU Quick Hits April 10th

LSU’s baseball team has risen to 3rd in many national polls after sweeping #2 Arkansas at home and taking 2-3 from #1 Florida in Gainesville. The Tigers now sit atop the SEC West standings. Continue reading

Who Should Be The Next LSU Men’s Basketball Coach?

With news that Trent Johnson has resigned as head coach at LSU and taken the same position at TCU, I have one thing to say, “Thank You”. Thank you to both TCU and Trent Johnson for ending what would be a year of speculation at LSU. Continue reading

Hamilton Exits Early To The NBA

LSU center Justin Hamilton surprised many with his announcement today that he would be leaving school early to the NBA. Continue reading

Tigers Need To Ink Coleman

As much as Tiger fans have been disappointed by the football teams perceived lack of a big time recruiting class this past year, Trent Johnson would love to have anything close to a decent recruiting class. Continue reading