2018 SEC Academic Honor Roll
2017 SEC First-Year Academic Honor Roll
Walked on to the LSU basketball team for the 2018-19 season after two seasons on the LSU Baseball team.
LSU BASEBALL (2017-18)
Pitched in 10 games over his two seasons with the Tiger baseball squad for 8.1 innings … Standout player in high school basketball at Anacoco … Reese led Anacoco to back-to-back Class B titles in 2015 and 2016 before coming to LSU to play baseball … Reese in 2015 was named the Most Outstanding Player in the Top 28, averaging 21 points and 11 rebounds … He averaged 23 and 13 in guiding Anacoco to the state title … In 2016 as a senior, was voted the Outstanding Player on the boys squad for the second straight year in Class B by the LSWA, averaging 27 points and nine rebounds per game … One of the top multi-sport high school athletes in Louisiana … Three-time all-state selection in baseball and Academic All-State … led Anacoco High to two state basketball titles during his career.
Full name is Will Richard Reese ... Parents are Ricky and Krista Reese ... Has older brother, John, and an older sister, Colleen ... Brother played basketball at the University of New Orleans, and his father, grandfather and uncle played basketball at Louisiana College ... Chose to attend LSU for “the opportunity to play at the best program in the country and play for my state’s school” ... Majoring in finance at LSU ... born August, 8, 1997, in DeRidder, La.... Lists hunting, fishing and golf as his hobbies … Favorite food is steak … Favorite pro basketball player is Chris Paul of the Houston Rockets and his favorite NBA team is the New Orleans Pelicans … His favorite pro athlete outside of basketball is New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees.