After a redshirt season in which he worked out with the team most of the year, Ambres will be able to step in to the John Brady system.
FRESHMAN SEASON (2002-03)
Decision made to redshirt prior to the first game of the 2002-03 season ... Practiced with the team during season.
PRIOR TO LSU
Four-year letterman at Opelousas for Coach Jamie Rollins ... Earned Team MVP and Offensive Award honors ... Averaged 18.5 points per game, 12.1 rebounds a contest along with 5.2 assists and 1.2 steals a game ... Honorable mention Class 4A All-State.
Full name is Mildon Roy Ambres ... Born on Sept. 12, 1984, in Opelousas ... Right handed ... Parents are Milton and Carol Ambres ... Three older members of the family ... Chose LSU "because of the atmosphere and because it was close" ... Undecided on a major ... Plays the drums ... Favorite food is spaghetti ... Enjoys rap music and the singer Usher ... Favorite NBA team, the Orlando Magic and player Tracey McGrady.