Men's Basketball Coaching Staff
Head Coach
Will Wade
After laying a new foundation for the future of LSU basketball in year one, Coach Will Wade is set to begin his second year as head coach of the basketball Tigers.   FULL BIO
Assistant Coach
Bill Armstrong
Bill Armstrong, who has been a part of SEC coaching staffs for over a decade, will enter his second year as a member of Will Wade's coaching staff at LSU.   FULL BIO
Assistant Coach
Tony Benford
Veteran basketball coach Tony Benford enters his second season as assistant coach at LSU and his 28th overall coaching in Division I basketball. Benford was the first hire of Head Coach Will Wade after accepting the head coaching position at LSU prior to the 2017-18 season.   FULL BIO
Assistant Coach
Greg Heiar
Greg Heiar enters his second year on the LSU staff of Coach Will Wade, assisting the Tigers transformation back into prominence with his on-floor coaching and recruiting.   FULL BIO
Director of Basketball Operations
Nelson Hernandez
Coordinator of Basketball Operations
Brian Merritt
Brian Merritt returns to the LSU staff for his second season serving as Coordinator of Basketball Operations, assisting Director of Operations Nelson Hernandez.   FULL BIO
Strength and Conditioning Coordinator
Greg Goldin
Director of Video Operations
Alex Wharton
Alex Wharton, who has been a member of Coach Will Wade's staff at Chattanooga, VCU and LSU, returns for his second campaign at LSU in his role for Coach Wade as Director of Video Operations for the Tigers.   FULL BIO
Administrative Assistant
Brittany Carvalhido
Brittany Cavalhido enters her ninth season on the men's basketball staff Administrative Assistant after serving on the LSU women's basketball staff as Director of Operations the previous two seasons.   FULL BIO
Director of Student-Athlete Development
Tasmin Mitchell