Men's Basketball Coaching Staff
Head Coach
Will Wade
Frank Williams "Will" Wade was named the 22nd head men's basketball coach at LSU on March 20, 2017. He comes to LSU after a two-year stint as the head coach at Virginia Commonwealth University.   FULL BIO
Assistant Coach
Bill Armstrong
Assistant Coach
Tony Benford
Assistant Coach
Greg Heiar
Director of Basketball Operations
Nelson Hernandez
Coordinator of Basketball Operations
Brian Merritt
Coach Will Wade added Brian Merritt to the basketball staff for the 2017-18 season where he will serve as Coordinator of Basketball Operations and assist 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 both Chattanooga and VCU, continues his work with Coach Wade now as Director of Video Operations for the Tigers.   FULL BIO
Administrative Assistant
Brittany Carvalhido
Brittany Cavalhido enters her eighth 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
One of the top stars of LSU Basketball, Tasmin Mitchell, has returned to LSU to be with Coach Will Wade as his Director of Student-Athlete Development. -   FULL BIO