No. 1: Ben Simmons Tops 2016 NBA Draft
No. 1: Simmons Tops 2016 NBA Draft
BATON ROUGE, La.- LSU All-America point-forward Ben Simmons realized his dream Thursday night when National Basketball Association Commissioner Adam Silver called his name at the Barclays Center as the first pick of the 2016 NBA Draft by the Philadelphia 76ers.
Simmons Expected to Top Thursday's NBA Draft
Simmons Expected to Go No. 1
BATON ROUGE – For Ben Simmons, after the one-and-done of college basketball, the moment he has been thinking about for years is finally at hand.
Lowe: A Look Back at LSU in Basketball Drafts
Lowe: LSU Basketball in the Draft
So the graphics on Twitter keep counting down to the 2016 NBA Draft on Thursday and we wait to see how things play out.
Lowe: Former Tigers Ready for Historic NBA Draft
Lowe: NBA Draft One Week Away
One week from tonight, NBA Commissioner Adam Silver will step to the microphone at the Barclay's Center in Brooklyn to announce the first pick in the annual NBA draft.
Pinkins to Leave Men's Basketball Staff
Pinkins to Leave Basketball Staff
BATON ROUGE – LSU head men's basketball coach Johnny Jones has announced that assistant coach Al Pinkins is leaving the Tigers staff to pursue another coaching opportunity.